History PlayingWith / BankRobbery

4th Feb '15 3:30:56 AM Kollega
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* '''Reconstructed''': TheHero pulls BigDamnHeroes to end the stalemate.

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* '''Reconstructed''': TheHero pulls BigDamnHeroes to end The robbery was a surgically-precise caper that barely left any clues behind, much less ended in a police siege, and the stalemate.detectives must unravel it before all leads are lost.
19th Apr '14 11:48:03 PM VPhantom
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** The [[BigFish bank is actually broke; when the FiveBadBand goes into the vault, they find cobwebs and an I.O.U. before complaining to the tellers outside.

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** The [[BigFish [[Film/BigFish bank is actually broke; broke]]; when the FiveBadBand goes into the vault, they find cobwebs and an I.O.U. before complaining to the tellers outside.
19th Apr '14 9:06:45 PM More
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** The bank is actually broke; when the FiveBadBand goes into the vault, they find cobwebs and an I.O.U. before complaining to the tellers outside.

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** The [[BigFish bank is actually broke; when the FiveBadBand goes into the vault, they find cobwebs and an I.O.U. before complaining to the tellers outside.
26th Jan '14 12:34:20 PM SKJAM
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* '''Conversed''': ???

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* '''Conversed''': ???"This is the fifth issue in a row where Amazing Girl stops a bank robbery. You'd think the crooks would try something a bit more subtle to raise cash."
14th Sep '13 6:39:05 AM Kollega
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* '''Exaggerated''': It's such an elaborate heist, you'd think he was trying to infiltrate the Pentagon or something!

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* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':
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It's such an elaborate heist, you'd think he was trying to infiltrate the Pentagon or something!something!
** Evil Elliot goes on a spree of bank robberies across the country.



* '''Enforced''': ???

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* '''Enforced''': ???The writer ''really'' wants to tell an elaborate [[TheCaper caper story]] with lots of intrigue and cool gadgets.



* '''Discussed''': ???

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* '''Discussed''': ???'''Discussed''':
--> '''Evil Elliot''': "Hey guys, I'm thinking we should go do something evil... and preferably lucrative. How about we gear up and go rob a bank?"\\
'''Lilith Badgirl''': "Are you stupid, Elliot? We try that, the entire city's worth of cops will be all over us before you can say "cha-ching"!"



* '''Implied''': Evil Elliot and his gang are shown with a pile of money bags marked with bank logos on their table, trying to decide what to spend it all on.



* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': The movie is set up as being about a bank robbery, but over its course it becomes apparent that what happened wasn't an ordinary robbery at all.



* '''Played For Drama''': [[TheEveryman Joe Average]] is driven to rob a bank in order to [[HealthcareMotivation pay for his little daughter's medicine]].



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6th Aug '13 1:07:44 PM dclark
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* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???Detective Joe, who's been searching for Elliott and his gang for years, tags all the money in the bank before hand and is intentionally slow in answering the silent alarm. When Evil Elliott returns to his hideout with the money, the police arrest him and his entire gang.
31st Jul '13 5:23:06 PM MsChibi
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** But participates in shady business practices and/or such things as drug-dealing and pimping, making ungodly amounts of money from that, or he robs someplace else containing valuables (such as a museum).

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** But participates in shady business practices and/or such things as [[HookersAndBlow drug-dealing and pimping, pimping]], making ungodly amounts of money from that, or he robs someplace else containing valuables (such as a museum).
8th May '13 2:17:23 AM RevolutionStone
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Added DiffLines:

** Evil Elliott ''owns'' the bank as its CEO, and robs the customers via every fee and outright scam he and his employees can think up, and finally robs the country the bank is located in by demanding a bailout when the scammed customers start defaulting and the crappy investments fail.
8th Jan '13 11:48:59 PM Saieras
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Elliott defrauds an ATM.
7th Dec '12 3:16:11 PM VPhantom
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* '''Basic Trope''': Someone steals money from the bank.
* '''Played Straight''': [[BigBad Evil Elliott]] leads a bank heist.

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* '''Basic Trope''': Someone steals money from the bank.
* '''Played Straight''': '''Straight''': [[BigBad Evil Elliott]] leads a bank heist.



* '''Downplayed''': ???



** Evil Elliott ''attempts'' a bank robbery, but is arrested before he can complete the bank heist.

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** Evil Elliott ''attempts'' a bank robbery, but is arrested before he can complete the bank heist.



** But participates in shady business practices and/or such things as drug-dealing and pimping, making ungodly amounts of money from that, or he robs someplace else containing valuables (such as a museum).
** But then sells the sperm/eggs/embryos/blood/whatever on the black market and makes money from that.
** The bank robbery is an inside job.
* '''Deconstructed''': A bank robbery goes bad and ends in a hostage deal, several dead tellers and customers, and a stalemate with the cops.
* '''Reconstructed''': TheHero pulls BigDamnHeroes to end the stalemate.

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** But participates in shady business practices and/or such things as drug-dealing and pimping, making ungodly amounts of money from that, or he robs someplace else containing valuables (such as a museum).
museum).
** But then sells the sperm/eggs/embryos/blood/whatever on the black market and makes money from that.
that.
** The bank robbery is an inside job. \n* '''Deconstructed''': A bank robbery goes bad and ends in a hostage deal, several dead tellers and customers, and a stalemate with the cops.\n* '''Reconstructed''': TheHero pulls BigDamnHeroes to end the stalemate.



** Evil Elliott is proposing to [[DarkChick Lilith]] [[UnholyMatrimony Badgirl]] with a diamond ring he hid in one of the vaults.
** Evil Elliott is threatening...a piggy bank.

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** Evil Elliott is proposing to [[DarkChick Lilith]] [[UnholyMatrimony Badgirl]] with a diamond ring he hid in one of the vaults.
vaults.
** Evil Elliott is threatening...a piggy bank.



* '''Lampshaded''':
-->'''Evil Elliot:'''"This is a robbery!"
-->'''Bank Teller:'''"Oh, not another one. Must be Monday."

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* '''Lampshaded''':
-->'''Evil Elliot:'''"This is a robbery!"
-->'''Bank Teller:'''"Oh, not another one. Must be Monday."
'''Zig Zagged''': ???



* '''Enforced''':
* '''Invoked''': The FiveBadBand is getting low on funds.

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* '''Enforced''':
'''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded''':
-->'''Evil Elliot:'''"This is a robbery!"\\
'''Bank Teller:'''"Oh, not another one. Must be Monday."
* '''Invoked''': The FiveBadBand is getting low on funds. funds.
* '''Exploited''': ???



* '''Discussed''':
* '''Conversed''':

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* '''Discussed''':
'''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''':'''Conversed''': ???
* '''Deconstructed''': A bank robbery goes bad and ends in a hostage deal, several dead tellers and customers, and a stalemate with the cops.
* '''Reconstructed''': TheHero pulls BigDamnHeroes to end the stalemate.



** Bonus points if this is the result of another group of bad guys.
* '''Played For Drama''': Almost always is.

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** Bonus points if this is the result of another group of bad guys.
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guys.
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'''Played For Drama''': Almost always is. ???
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