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24th Jan '18 6:54:48 AM GlitteringFlowers
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* Invoked in ''Anime/MagicalGirlLyricalNanohaStrikers''. Quattro tells Vivio that Nanoha is in danger, and all she has to do to get her back is to defeat the demon in front of her. The "demon" in question was Nanoha, but Vivio had been tortured so much in the past few episodes that she honestly thought that she was a monster disguised as her mama in an attempt to deceive her.

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* Invoked in ''Anime/MagicalGirlLyricalNanohaStrikers''. ''Anime/MagicalGirlLyricalNanohaStrikers'':
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Quattro tells Vivio that her adoptive mother Nanoha is in danger, and all she has to do to get her back is to defeat the demon in front of her. The "demon" in question was Nanoha, but Vivio had been tortured so much in the past few episodes that she honestly thought that she was a monster disguised as her mama in an attempt to deceive her.
** Lutecia's motivation to be with the villains is getting a cure for her comatose mother, Megane. [[spoiler: What she doesn't know is that ''said villains'' are the reason why she's in a coma to start with. Caro and Erio [[IKnowYoureInThereSomewhereFight convince Lutecia to lay down her weapons]], and some time later Megane recovers.]]



** In the first episode, Yui isn't very convinced by IR's claims that she is TheChosenOne. Thenthe Com.net is attacked and one of the first targets is a virtual amusement park... designed and handled by Yui's father Shinichi, who is ''still'' there with his workmates. Yui ''immediately'' jumps into action and tells IR that she will be a Corrector.

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** In the first episode, Yui isn't very convinced by IR's claims that she is TheChosenOne. Thenthe Then the Com.net is attacked and one of the first targets is a virtual amusement park... designed and handled by Yui's father Shinichi, who is ''still'' there with his workmates. Yui ''immediately'' jumps into action and tells IR that she will be a Corrector.



* Franchise/SpiderMan will ''kill you'' if you even threaten Aunt May.

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* Franchise/SpiderMan will ''kill you'' if you even threaten Aunt May.''kill'' anyone who threatens his aunt May, who for all purposes is his mother.
27th Nov '17 8:22:47 PM AHI-3000
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* Roman hero Scipio Africanus is said to have first became noted by rescuing his father in a battle.
* Rukhsana Kauser and her brother did this to a band of terrorists who were beating up their parents, famously smashing the head of one with a hatchet. It is said that she killed a terrorist with a four thousand dollar bounty on him.

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* Roman hero [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scipio_Africanus Scipio Africanus Africanus]] is said to have first became noted by rescuing his father in a battle.
* [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rukhsana_Kausar Rukhsana Kauser Kauser]] and her brother did this to a band of terrorists who were beating up their parents, famously smashing the head of one with a hatchet. It is said that she killed a terrorist with a four thousand dollar bounty on him.
19th Nov '17 6:41:09 AM Goukenimaru
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** ''[[JojosBizarreAdventureJojolion Jojolion]]'' develops into this later on, at first the amnesiac protagonist, Josuke, is just trying to find out who he really is, when Josuke discovers he is actually [[spoiler:a fusion of two individuals, Yoshikage Kira and Josefumi Kujo, he sets out to find a way to cure Kira’s mother (who by proxy is his own mother now and Josuke definitely sees it this way) by chasing a fruit which can grant miracles through equivalent exchange]].
2nd Nov '17 9:29:21 PM AHI-3000
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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LOLa6SRfqVA&feature=related This video]] [[SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome of a baby rhino protecting its mother]]
* A country wide example could be argued for the Commonwealths and United States coming to the aid of Britain in both World Wars.

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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LOLa6SRfqVA&feature=related This video]] [[SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome of a baby rhino protecting its mother]]
* A country wide example could be argued for the Commonwealths and United States coming to the aid of Britain in both World Wars.
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2nd Nov '17 9:26:56 PM AHI-3000
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* Franchise/IndianaJones has to rescue his father more than once, though he's no longer a kid, in ''Film/Film/IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade''.

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* Franchise/IndianaJones has to rescue his father more than once, though he's no longer a kid, in ''Film/Film/IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade''.''Film/IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade''.



* In ''Literature/{{Coraline}}'' (as well as the FilmOfTheBook), Coraline initially escapes the Other World and the Other Mother's clutches. She later goes ''back'' in order to save her parents, whom the Other Mother has captured and trapped in a mirror.

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* In ''Literature/{{Coraline}}'' ''{{Literature/Coraline}}'' (as well as the FilmOfTheBook), [[{{WesternAnimation/Coraline}} movie]]), Coraline initially escapes the Other World and the Other Mother's clutches. She later goes ''back'' in order to save her parents, whom the Other Mother has captured and trapped in a mirror.
13th Oct '17 7:46:42 AM GlitteringFlowers
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* In ''VideoGame/DragonAgeII'', this happens twice to Leandra Hawke. [[spoiler: The first time, she's fine. The second... [[StuffedInTheFridge not]] [[TearJerker so]] [[StuffedInTheFridge much...]] ]]

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* In ''VideoGame/DragonAgeII'', this happens twice to Leandra Hawke. [[spoiler: The first time, she's fine. The second... [[StuffedInTheFridge not]] [[TearJerker so]] [[StuffedInTheFridge not so much...]] ]]


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* ''VideoGame/MortalKombatX'' has [[spoiler: Johnny Cage]] being captured and horribly tortured by [[spoiler: an empowered Shinnok.]] The victim's [[DaddysGirl beloved]] CuteBruiser of a daughter, [[spoiler: Cassie]], gets ''impossibly'' angry when she finds out.
13th Aug '17 9:50:43 PM Lanes17B
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* ''Film/KingsmanTheSecretService'' has Michelle, Harry "Eggsy's" mother, who is routinely verbally and physically abused by her husband, Harry Hart. Eggsy is helpless at first, but after coming back home [[spoiler: when he is dismissed by the Kingsmen]], he has the full intent of using his newfound combat skills to deal with Harry. At the end of the movie, [[spoiler: its heavily implied that he delivered the same [[CurbStompBattle beat down]] on Harry and his goons that Galahad delivered on them at the beginning.]]

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* ''Film/KingsmanTheSecretService'' has Michelle, Harry "Eggsy's" "Egsy's" mother, who is routinely verbally and physically abused by her husband, Harry Hart. Eggsy Dean, leader of a [[LondonGangster local group of thugs.]] Egsy is helpless at first, but after coming back home [[spoiler: when he is dismissed by the Kingsmen]], he has the full intent of using his newfound combat skills to deal with Harry. Dean. At the end of the movie, [[spoiler: its heavily implied that he delivered the same [[CurbStompBattle beat down]] on Harry Dean and his goons that Galahad delivered on them at the beginning.]]
13th Aug '17 12:46:22 PM Lanes17B
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* ''Film/KingsmanTheSecretService'' has Michelle, Harry "Eggsy's" mother, who is routinely verbally and physically abused by her husband, Harry Hart. Eggsy is helpless at first, but after coming back home [[spoiler: when he is dismissed by the Kingsmen]], he has the full intent of using his newfound combat skills to deal with Harry. At the end of the movie, [[spoiler: its heavily implied that he delivered the same [[CurbStompBattle beat down]] on Harry and his goons that Galahad delivered on them at the beginning.]]
24th Jul '17 1:25:25 PM Piterpicher
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* The made-for-TV ''Franchise/StarWars'' spinoff ''[[StarWarsEwokAdventures Caravan of Courage: An Ewok Adventure]]'' is about two kids going on an adventure (with help from their new Ewok friends) to rescue their parents. [[spoiler: The sequel... not so much.]]

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* The made-for-TV ''Franchise/StarWars'' spinoff ''[[StarWarsEwokAdventures ''[[Film/StarWarsEwokAdventures Caravan of Courage: An Ewok Adventure]]'' is about two kids going on an adventure (with help from their new Ewok friends) to rescue their parents. [[spoiler: The sequel... not so much.]]



* ''SonicTheHedgehog'' character Cream the Rabbit's debut in the series has her fighting against Eggman's robots in order to rescue her mother.

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* ''SonicTheHedgehog'' ''Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog'' character Cream the Rabbit's debut in the series has her fighting against Eggman's robots in order to rescue her mother. mother.
* In ''VideoGame/TheAdventuresOfWillyBeamish'', at the end of the game, [[spoiler: [[BigBad Leona Humpford]] captures Willy's dad and tries to kill him. As the last challenge of the game, Willy has to rescue him.]]
15th Jun '17 5:01:51 PM DisneyFan94
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* ''Disney/LambertTheSheepishLion'' has [[LowableCoward Lambert]], who [[CowardlyLion snaps into action]] when [[ObliviousAdoption his sheep mother]] is attacked by a wolf.

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* ''Disney/LambertTheSheepishLion'' has [[LowableCoward [[LovableCoward Lambert]], who [[CowardlyLion snaps into action]] when [[ObliviousAdoption his sheep mother]] is attacked by a wolf.
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