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19th May '16 7:14:29 PM HeroGal2347
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* ''Series/TheATeam'', "[[Curtain Call]]". In the opening, the team turns around and begins to walk away from the villain. Unfortunately, the villain takes the opportunity as a last chance to kill Hannibal and attempts to shoot him, kicking off the rest of the episode when Murdock [[TakingTheBullet takes the bullet]] instead.

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* ''Series/TheATeam'', "[[Curtain "[[Recap/TheATeamS2E23CurtainCall Curtain Call]]". In the opening, the team turns around and begins to walk away from the villain. Unfortunately, the villain takes the opportunity as a last chance to kill Hannibal and attempts to shoot him, kicking off the rest of the episode when Murdock [[TakingTheBullet takes the bullet]] instead.
19th May '16 7:13:48 PM HeroGal2347
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* ''Series/TheATeam'', "[[Curtain Call]]". In the opening, the team turns around and begins to walk away from the villain. Unfortunately, the villain takes the opportunity as a last chance to kill Hannibal and attempts to shoot him, kicking off the rest of the episode when Murdock [[TakingTheBullet takes the bullet]] instead.
15th May '16 8:47:12 PM PaulA
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* Kit's father in ''Film/ThePhantom'' was killed by being stabbed in the back by Quill.

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* Kit's father in ''Film/ThePhantom'' ''Film/{{The Phantom|1996}}'' was killed by being stabbed in the back by Quill.
15th May '16 3:04:17 AM JackG
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** To the shock of Bran Stark, who's been raised on the heroic legend of his father killing MasterSwordsman Ser Arthur Dayne in single combat, the Three-Eyed Crow shows him what really happened. Ser Dayne had defeated all of his opponents and was about to kill Ned Stark, when Howland Reed (who's been PlayingPossum after being stabbed earlier) saves young Ned by stabbing Ser Dayne through the back of his throat.

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** To the shock of Bran Stark, who's been raised on the heroic legend of his father killing MasterSwordsman Ser Arthur Dayne in single combat, the Three-Eyed Crow shows him what really happened. Ser Dayne had defeated all of his opponents and was about to kill Ned Stark, when Howland Reed (who's (who'd been PlayingPossum after being getting stabbed earlier) saves young Ned by stabbing Ser Dayne through the back of his throat.
15th May '16 3:02:26 AM JackG
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** To the shock of Bran Stark, who's been raised on the heroic legend of his father killing MasterSwordsman Ser Arthur Dayne in single combat, the Three-Eyed Crow shows him what really happened. Ser Dayne had defeated all of his opponents and was about to kill Ned Stark, when Howland Reed (who's been PlayingPossum after being stabbed earlier) saves young Ned by stabbing Ser Dayne through the back of his throat.
13th May '16 3:59:49 AM Morgenthaler
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* At the end of ''ConquestsOfCamelot'', the thief that stole the grail tries to stab King Arthur in the back, which fails since he's wearing armor ([[Film/{{Serenity}} He is not a moron]]). The guy is then promptly reduced to a skeleton by the grail's power for his bad manners.

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* At the end of ''ConquestsOfCamelot'', ''VideoGame/ConquestsOfCamelot'', the thief that stole the grail tries to stab King Arthur in the back, which fails since he's wearing armor ([[Film/{{Serenity}} He is not a moron]]). The guy is then promptly reduced to a skeleton by the grail's power for his bad manners.
25th Apr '16 10:25:37 PM billybobfred
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* In ''Webcomic/EightBitTheater'', [[http://www.nuklearpower.com/2009/05/12/episode-1127-invincible-sword-technique/ this]] is how Black Mage hopped up on an impossible amount of evil gets around Fighter's ability to block literally anything.
-->'''Black Mage''': [[BondOneLiner Funny story:]] I noticed you use '''''swords''''' to block.
20th Apr '16 8:10:51 AM JackG
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* ''Film/{{Skyfall}}''. [[spoiler:Film/JamesBond kills cyber-terrorist BigBad with a knife thrown into his back as he's about to kill M. This has RuleOfSymbolism given the film's theme of whether assassins like Bond are obsolete in the modern era, not to mention the general theme of betrayal.]]

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* ''Film/{{Skyfall}}''. [[spoiler:Film/JamesBond Film/JamesBond kills [[spoiler:the cyber-terrorist BigBad with a knife thrown into his back as he's about to kill M. This has RuleOfSymbolism given the film's theme of whether CloakAndDagger assassins like Bond are obsolete in the modern era, not to mention the general theme of betrayal.]]


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* ''Film/HighPlainsDrifter''. A man walks up behind Clint Eastwood's character and starts to slip a knife out of its sheath. Without turning round, Clint informs him he'd look pretty stupid with that knife shoved up his nose.
5th Apr '16 2:16:44 PM ZimFan89
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* ''WesternAnimation/SuperRobotMonkeyTeamHyperforceGo'': In the Season 2 finale, [[TheDragon Mandarin]] doesn't just stab Antauri in the back, he does so in the back of ''his skull'' for added effectiveness.
2nd Apr '16 12:18:07 PM Joysweeper
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* One ending route of ''VideoGame/AviaryAttorney'' has a random commoner shot in the back in order to [[TheRevolutionWillNotBeCivilized destroy the peaceful aspects of the revolution]].
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