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18th Mar '17 4:21:55 AM isolato
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* Ironically averted by the apparatus used in "Human Cannonball" acts, which are specifically ''designed'' to send someone flying across the stadium. They aren't really firearms, they're compressed-air or spring-operated launch platforms with a cannon-like facade and pyrotechnic special effects that don't actually contribute any significant thrust.

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* Ironically averted by the apparatus used in "Human Cannonball" "HumanCannonball" acts, which are specifically ''designed'' to send someone flying across the stadium. They aren't really firearms, they're compressed-air or spring-operated launch platforms with a cannon-like facade and pyrotechnic special effects that don't actually contribute any significant thrust.
8th Mar '17 9:31:54 AM nombretomado
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* Inverted in ''[[MatthewReilly Area 7]]'', when Book kills Goliath by firing his grappling hook while it was magnetically attatched to Goliath's steel skull plate. The recoil was enough blow him across the room.

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* Inverted in ''[[MatthewReilly ''[[Creator/MatthewReilly Area 7]]'', when Book kills Goliath by firing his grappling hook while it was magnetically attatched to Goliath's steel skull plate. The recoil was enough blow him across the room.
3rd Mar '17 1:31:48 AM Arivne
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* ''Film/TheMask''. When Dorian (in his Mask-enhanced form) shoots bullets out of his mouth and kills Niko, Niko is thrown into the air and several feet backwards.
13th Feb '17 7:17:50 AM cake99999
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* He also managed to do this in ''Film/KillBill'', When the Bride opens up the door to Budd's camper [[spoiler: only to be fired at by Budd with a shotgun. The blast causes her to get knocked back several feet away from the camper's entrance]].

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* He also managed to do this in ''Film/KillBill'', When the Bride opens up the door to Budd's camper [[spoiler: only to be fired at by Budd with a shotgun. The blast causes her to get knocked back several feet away from the camper's entrance]].entrance.
10th Feb '17 10:25:36 AM cake99999
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* He also managed to do this in ''Film/KillBill'', When the Bride opens up the door to Budd's camper [[spoiler: only to be fired at by Budd with a shotgun. The blast causes her to get knocked back several feet away from the camper's entrance]].
7th Jan '17 6:34:34 PM nombretomado
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* Inverted in ''EternalDarkness'', where in one chapter the protagonist can get an elephant gun which knocks him on his ass every time he fires it.

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* Inverted in ''EternalDarkness'', ''VideoGame/EternalDarkness'', where in one chapter the protagonist can get an elephant gun which knocks him on his ass every time he fires it.
30th Dec '16 9:39:18 AM nombretomado
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* The {{DCAU}} was pretty bad at this:

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* The {{DCAU}} Franchise/{{DCAU}} was pretty bad at this:
9th Dec '16 2:18:27 PM upupandaway42
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* In the ''Series/{{Arrow}}'' episode [[Recap/ArrowS5E7Vigilante "Vigilante"]], two of the human trafficers shot by [[VigilanteMan Vigilante]] are sent flying across the room by the force of the shots.
27th Nov '16 9:19:22 AM Psychopompos007
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* In ''VideoGame/PulpAdventures'', Jungle Jim as the ability to shoot a target with his .30-06 rifle (his standard ranged attack uses a pistol). Mooks hit by the bullet do a ''huge'' backflip, as if they have been punched by Superman.

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* In ''VideoGame/PulpAdventures'', Jungle Jim as has the ability to shoot a target with his .30-06 rifle (his standard ranged attack uses a pistol). Mooks hit by the bullet do a ''huge'' backflip, as if they have been punched by Superman.
27th Nov '16 9:18:30 AM Psychopompos007
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* In ''VideoGame/PulpAdventures'', Jungle Jim as the ability to shoot a target with his .30-06 rifle (his standard ranged attack uses a pistol). Mooks hit by the bullet do a ''huge'' backflip, as if they have been punched by Superman.
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