Main Concealment Equals Cover Discussion

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12:30:55 PM Dec 4th 2010
Every single one of the film examples is "averted"; are there any films at all in which the main characters hide behind seemingly bulletproof car doors? I'm not being sarcastic, I genuinely can't think of any for sure. Beverly Hills Cop? Heat? Ronin? (although I'm guessing that the last two also avert the trope).
12:34:18 PM Dec 4th 2010
Correct me if I'm wrong, but reading through the list it seems that every single example - from all media, genres etc - is "averted" as well. Is this trope a complete myth?
07:59:48 PM Mar 1st 2011
A dead horse trope at the very least.
04:07:09 PM Aug 20th 2011
From the description: "This [trope] is common enough that only aversions, subversions and justified cases should be listed."
10:28:42 PM Sep 23rd 2010
Where do I file this Real Life subversion? , jump to 5 minutes in. .50 cal through a brick wall.
10:03:37 PM Sep 24th 2010
This occurs by default in Real Life.

If it is played straight then...
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