: A scene where the male character is temporarily topless.
- Straight: Bill takes his shirt off for one scene.
- Downplayed: Bill unbuttons his shirt for one scene.
- He removed his shirt because it was literally too hot for him to keep it on.
- He removed his shirt because he was about to cannonball into the swimming pool.
- Subverted: Bill removes his shirt, only to reveal another shirt underneath of it...
- Double Subverted: ...and then he takes that shirt off, too.
- Parodied: Bill took his shirt on because it was on fire.
- Zig Zagged: ???
- Averted: All male characters keep their shirts on.
- Enforced: Avoid the Dreaded G Rating.
- Lampshaded: "Nice pecs," "Nice six-pack," "AAAAAAAHHHH! *faints*" and so on.
- Invoked: Alice tears Bill's shirt off to reveal that he's actually an alien from a far-away galaxy.
- Exploited: Bob is fighting an Action Girl and takes off hs shirt to distract her.
- Defied: Bill refuses to take his shirt off for anything.
- Discussed: ???
- Conversed: ???
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