Dramatic Countdown Gun Cock
Character gives you to the count of five or he'll shoot, cocks his gun after three.
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(permanent link) added: 2012-09-24 15:53:55 sponsor: Quatic edited by: Chrewly (last reply: 2013-08-14 19:47:04)

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Seen it a million times. Ted is threatening Bob with a gun to obtain information.

Ted: You have five seconds to answer the question. Five.... four.... three.... [ Dramatic Gun Cock ] two....

In the movie "Snatch" there are a plethora of dramatic gun cocking examples, including the oft-used countdown

variety. see also gunboat diplomacy and letting my gun do the talking
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