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19th Apr '18 9:38:43 PM nombretomado
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* Exception: In ''Series/TheTwilightZone'' episode "Mr. Denton on Doomsday", Denton and his opponent both shoot the guns out of each other's hands at the climax -- and both suffer such injury to their hands that they can never fire a gun again.

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* Exception: In ''Series/TheTwilightZone'' ''Series/{{The Twilight Zone|1959}}'' episode "Mr. Denton on Doomsday", Denton and his opponent both shoot the guns out of each other's hands at the climax -- and both suffer such injury to their hands that they can never fire a gun again.
14th Apr '18 8:21:39 PM foxley
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* During the final showdown in ''Film/FortyGuns'', Giff shoots Brockie's pistol at of his hand. [[spoiler:He then proceeds to gun down the now unarmed Brockie.]]
10th Apr '18 2:58:19 PM TompaDompa
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* In ''Film/{{Deewaar}}'', when Vijay steals the gold back from Samant's men, one of them takes a shot at him. Vijay retaliates by shooting the man's hand and warns that he won't be aiming there next time.
25th Mar '18 2:46:13 AM darkemyst
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* In ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven'', a bunch of racists blocking the burial of an Indian are disabled this way. It's mostly to prove how awesome Steve [=McQueen=] and Yul Brynner's characters are, though it's played with a bit more realism than many examples: the men thus disarmed are visibly injured and bleeding afterwards.

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* In ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven'', ''[[Film/TheMagnificentSeven1960 The Magnificent Seven]]'', a bunch of racists blocking the burial of an Indian are disabled this way. It's mostly to prove how awesome Steve [=McQueen=] and Yul Brynner's characters are, though it's played with a bit more realism than many examples: the men thus disarmed are visibly injured and bleeding afterwards.
18th Mar '18 3:32:20 PM foxley
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* Inspector Lestrade shots a gun out of Professor Moriaty's hand to save Sherlock Holmes in ''Film/SherlockHolmesAndTheSecretWeapon''.

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* Inspector Lestrade shots a gun out of Professor Moriaty's Moriarty's hand to save Sherlock Holmes in ''Film/SherlockHolmesAndTheSecretWeapon''.''Film/SherlockHolmesAndTheSecretWeapon''.
* At the end of ''Film/CurseOfTheCrimsonAltar'', Professor Walsh shoots Morley in the hand to force him to drop the poniard.
17th Mar '18 10:50:28 PM nombretomado
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* In ''[[FanFic/SovereignGFCOrigins Origins]]'', a ''MassEffect''[=/=]''StarWars''[=/=]''[=Borderlands=]''[[spoiler:[=/=]''[=Halo=]'']] MassiveMultiplayerCrossover, [[FriendlySniper Garrus Vakarian]] has this done to him, and it's part of the reason he, Maya, Athena, Axton, and Tannis are captured.

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* In ''[[FanFic/SovereignGFCOrigins Origins]]'', a ''MassEffect''[=/=]''StarWars''[=/=]''[=Borderlands=]''[[spoiler:[=/=]''[=Halo=]'']] ''MassEffect''[=/=]''Franchise/StarWars''[=/=]''[=Borderlands=]''[[spoiler:[=/=]''[=Halo=]'']] MassiveMultiplayerCrossover, [[FriendlySniper Garrus Vakarian]] has this done to him, and it's part of the reason he, Maya, Athena, Axton, and Tannis are captured.
1st Mar '18 8:22:16 AM Woodrobin
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* During the late eighties, ComicBook/{{Hawkeye}} ''killed'' supervillain Egghead this way -- he shot an arrow down the barrel of his opponent's energy weapon. When Egghead pulled the trigger, the arrow lodged itself in the barrel in the path of the discharge, and then the weapon went off, resulting in a fatal explosion.

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* During the late eighties, ComicBook/{{Hawkeye}} ''killed'' [[ComicBookDeath ''killed'']] supervillain Egghead this way -- he shot an arrow down the barrel of his opponent's energy weapon. When weapon to prevent Egghead from shooting [[ComicBook/AntMan Hank Pym]] in the back. Just as Egghead pulled the trigger, the arrow lodged itself in the barrel in the path of the discharge, and then the weapon went off, resulting in a fatal explosion.explosion.
** Hawkeye was mortified at the result (Avengers #230, splash page): "Hank, you gotta be kidding! Egghead was all set to shoot you -- I only shot to disarm him! He can't be dead!"
18th Feb '18 6:21:18 PM foxley
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* Inspector Lestrade shots a gun out of Professor Moriaty's hand to save Sherlock Holmes in ''Film/SherlockHolmesAndTheSecretWeapon''.
26th Dec '17 2:07:05 PM john_e
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* Happens during the arrest of the villain in ''Mystery in the Channel'' by Creator/FreemanWillsCrofts. Definitely not painless, though -- the man loses his thumb.
9th Nov '17 12:03:06 PM jamespolk
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* ''Film/UnderWesternStars'': We couldn't have Creator/RoyRogers, the hero of a kid's cowboy movie actually kill a sheriff's deputy, after all. (The sheriff is working for the evil water company while Roy is leading the heroic cattle rancher resistance.)
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