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3rd Dec '16 8:36:30 AM dmcreif
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* On ''Series/BoardwalkEmpire'', Dean O'Banion invokes this when he warns Al Capone that he does not want to find out what Van Alden has in his briefcase. Al Capone backs down and leaves which is a good thing for O'Banion and Van Alden since the briefcase contains electrical clothing irons. Van Alden works as a door-to-door salesman and these are his samples. He does not know O'Banion and is simply in the wrong place at the wrong time. O'Banion uses an IndyPloy to make Al Capone think that the case hid a gun and thus saves their lives.

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* On ''Series/BoardwalkEmpire'', Dean O'Banion invokes this when he warns Al Capone that he does not want to find out what walks into Dean O'Banion's flower shop, and is seconds away from killing him when Van Alden has in his briefcase. Al Capone backs down and leaves which is walks in, carrying a good thing for O'Banion and Van Alden since the briefcase contains full of electrical clothing irons. Van Alden works as a door-to-door salesman and these are just his samples. He does not know O'Banion and is simply in the wrong place at the wrong time. O'Banion uses an IndyPloy to make Al quickly gets Capone think to back down by convincing him that the case hid Van Alden is his bodyguard and has a gun and thus saves their lives.in his briefcase that he's perfectly willing to use if Capone doesn't back down.
5th Sep '16 8:16:25 PM ZerroDefex
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* In the Creator/JetLi film ''Film/RomeoMustDie'', the bodyguard of the CorruptCorporateExecutive keeps an assault rifle in a briefcase. The handle of the briefcase is actually the rifle's rear sights.

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* In the Creator/JetLi film ''Film/RomeoMustDie'', the bodyguard of the CorruptCorporateExecutive keeps an assault rifle in a briefcase. The handle of the briefcase is actually the rifle's rear sights.sights and a hidden button causes the briefcase to open and fall away.
5th Sep '16 1:43:45 PM erforce
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* These come in handy in the first ''Film/AlienVsPredator'' film.

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* %%* These come in handy in the first ''Film/AlienVsPredator'' film.''Film/AVPAlienVsPredator''.
8th Aug '16 4:25:28 PM Smiffy
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* ''Film/PrimeCut'': Irish gangster Lee Marvin conceals a sub-machine gun in his leather briefcase.
16th Jun '16 6:50:25 AM Adept
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* This is the preliminary weapon of The Invaders in ''GateKeepers'', to go with their identical suit-and-tie motif.

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* This is the preliminary weapon of The Invaders in ''GateKeepers'', ''VideoGame/GateKeepers'', to go with their identical suit-and-tie motif.
9th Apr '16 6:26:58 AM AFP
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* The latter two installments of {{Creator/Robert Rodriguez}}'s ''[[Film/ElMariachi Mariachi Trilogy]]'' feature Mariachis wielding a wide variety of weapons disguised as guitar cases, including machine guns, rocket launchers, flame throwers, and a bomb.
14th Jan '16 8:11:28 AM Doug86
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* The [[NerfBrand Nerf Deploy CS-6]] is a pump-action blaster that can collapse into a compact "briefcase" form.

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* The [[NerfBrand [[Toys/NERFBrand Nerf Deploy CS-6]] is a pump-action blaster that can collapse into a compact "briefcase" form.
30th Dec '15 3:42:39 AM Morgenthaler
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* The TropeCodifier may be Film/JamesBond's briefcase in ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove'', which is the first real Bond gadget. Amongst its other tricks, it features a rifle folded up inside and a tear gas booby trap.

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* ''Film/JamesBond'':
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The TropeCodifier may be Film/JamesBond's Bond's briefcase in ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove'', which is the first real Bond gadget. Amongst its other tricks, it features a rifle folded up inside and a tear gas booby trap.
30th Dec '15 3:42:07 AM Morgenthaler
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** [[VideoGame/DoubleOhSevenFromRussiaWithLove The videogame]] replaces this with the Briefcase Turret (see the "Phoenix Ronin" entry below). It's Q's briefcase, but with an automated turret and photoelectric sensor (like the kind you see on those tapless sinks in [=McDonald=]'s). The kicker: once deployed, it cannot be retrieved.


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* ''VideoGame/DoubleOhSevenFromRussiaWithLove'' replaces this with the Briefcase Turret (see the "Phoenix Ronin" entry below). It's Q's briefcase, but with an automated turret and photoelectric sensor (like the kind you see on those tapless sinks in [=McDonald=]'s). The kicker: once deployed, it cannot be retrieved.
26th Dec '15 6:23:05 PM KevinW
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** ''Film/LiveAndLetDie'' showcases a ''rocket launcher'' concealed within a stereo. Q says that it was designed for the CIA and agents assigned to North America, and says it's called [[PunnyName "The Ghetto Blaster"]].

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** ''Film/LiveAndLetDie'' ''Film/TheLivingDaylights'' showcases a ''rocket launcher'' concealed within a stereo. Q says that it was designed for the CIA and agents assigned to North America, and says it's called [[PunnyName "The Ghetto Blaster"]].
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