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12th Mar '16 10:21:21 AM Odacon_Spy
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* And, foreshadowing [[VideoGame/CommandAndConquerRedAlert3 the next game]], one of the other phones is labeled "Tokyo".
29th Feb '16 11:12:58 AM iwantedtoaddsomething
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Nowadays, after the Cold War, the Hot Line trope is more likely to be used between the UltimateAuthorityMayor or other ReasonableAuthorityFigure and a local superhero. Expect a CatchPhrase, often along the lines of [[ToTheBatNoun "To the TropeMobile!"]]

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Nowadays, after the Cold War, the Hot Line trope is more likely to be used between the UltimateAuthorityMayor or other ReasonableAuthorityFigure and a local superhero. Expect a CatchPhrase, often along the lines of [[ToTheBatNoun falling under [[TotheBatnoun "To the TropeMobile!"]]
Batnoun!"]]
25th Feb '16 8:29:44 AM hullflyer
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* The mayor of Townsville has a hotline to ''WesternAnimation/ThePowerpuffGirls'' that goes to phones in both their bedroom and the school the attend.

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* The mayor of Townsville has a hotline to ''WesternAnimation/ThePowerpuffGirls'' that goes to phones in both their bedroom and the school the they attend.
25th Feb '16 8:28:35 AM hullflyer
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** In ''Thunderball'', a government head specifically mentions the President and Prime Minister talking over the Hot Line, which, as the Trope Description mentions, was not a voice line at the time (1965) - it's also used between ''friendly'' countries, rather than Moscow.
23rd Feb '16 4:06:32 PM TARINunit9
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This trope also includes examples of custom-installed communication lines from one important character to another.

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This Nowadays, after the Cold War, the Hot Line trope also includes examples of custom-installed communication is more likely to be used between the UltimateAuthorityMayor or other ReasonableAuthorityFigure and a local superhero. Expect a CatchPhrase, often along the lines from one important character to another.
of [[ToTheBatNoun "To the TropeMobile!"]]
23rd Feb '16 3:35:44 PM randomsurfer
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* In the MadeForTVMovie ''The Trial of Series/TheIncredibleHulk'' Daredevil's FriendOnTheForce police captain has a direct line to call Daredevil.
23rd Feb '16 8:42:04 AM CheeseDogX
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** [[DiscussedTrope Diuscussed]] in one episode where Hammond is on the hotline with a lackey who is stonewalling him. Hammond shouts at the flunky "Do you know what color this phone is!?"
22nd Feb '16 10:58:36 PM Galle
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* Played with in ''{{Literature/Unsong}}''. Shortly after [[TheMagicComesBack the laws of physics start breaking down]], Richard Nixon gets a call on the red telephone. [[SupernaturalPhone Not the actual hotline to the Kremlin, the plastic prop he keeps on his desk.]]
22nd Feb '16 11:35:39 AM DaibhidC
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** In "The Day of the Doctor" we're shown the Space-Time Telegraph, a gift from The Doctor to Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart and left for his daughter, Kate, which gives a direct hotline in times of crisis to the TARDIS, or from the TARDIS to the Black Archives.

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** In "The Day of the Doctor" we're shown the Space-Time Telegraph, a gift from The Doctor to Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart and left for his daughter, Kate, which gives a direct hotline in times of crisis to the TARDIS, or from the TARDIS to the Black Archives. (In the classic series it was mentioned but not seen at the end of "Revenge of the Cybermen" and beginning of "Terror of the Zygons".)
22nd Feb '16 1:57:19 AM DocWildNole
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* The live-action Series/{{Batman}} show had a hotline connecting Commissioner Gordon's office to Bruce Wayne's living room (Of course, Gordon didn't know where Batman's end of the line was located).

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* The live-action Series/{{Batman}} show had a hotline connecting Commissioner Gordon's office to Bruce Wayne's living room study (Of course, Gordon didn't know where Batman's end of the line was located).located).
** The phone is also equipped with Diversionary Bat-phone Lines, which prevent tracing the calls back to Stately Wayne Manor.
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