Cowboy Bebop: The Movie provides examples of:
- Incredibly Conspicuous Drag: While Ed is looking for Lee, comes across a cross dresser who has stubble and a bit too muscled to pull it off.
- Interservice Rivalry: The ISSP and the Army gets into a squabble over who gets to stop what they think is Vincent's plan to spread The Plague through the water supply (turns out it is a distraction for the actual plan though).
- You Have Outlived Your Usefulness: Two people help in Vincent's plans throughout the film. Neither lives to see the end of it.Vincent: When the game's over, there is only one left