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->'''Played By:''' Boyd Holbrook

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->'''Played By:''' Boyd Holbrook
Creator/BoydHolbrook


* [[NoHonorAmongThieves No Honor Among Psychopaths]]: [[spoiler:Despite being a partnership, they show little concern for each other. After Ray is badly wounded, Albert casually goes to the bathroom before seemingly attending to his wounds...only to kill Ray and go upstairs to eat dinner.]]

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* [[NoHonorAmongThieves No Honor Among Psychopaths]]: [[spoiler:Despite NoHonorAmongThieves: Despite being a partnership, they show little concern for each other. After Ray [[spoiler:Ray is badly wounded, Albert casually goes to the bathroom before seemingly attending to his wounds...only to kill Ray Ray]] and go upstairs to eat dinner.]]



%%* DeadpanSnarker

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%%* DeadpanSnarker* DeadpanSnarker: When Scudder remarks that the duo [[spoiler:cut Yuri's daughter's fingers]], he dryly and mockingly responds they did so before a deal had been reached.



* BeardOfEvil: He has a trimmed goatee.

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* %%* BeardOfEvil: He has a trimmed goatee.



* FinalBoss: [[spoiler:Albert murders Ray, and becomes the final physical threat.]]


* {{Badass}}: Scudder is a badass in a realistic, practical and somewhat subdued way. He's just a highly competent and quick-thinking fighter.


%%* BlondeGuysAreEvil

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* AxCrazy: Despite this side to themselves mostly been hidden by their mostly emotionless personalities, it's clear they share the same savage mindset of a rabid dog. Only difference is that they enjoy their savagery.


* EvilerThanThou: These guys make drug lords who could be generic villains in any other film look downright sympathetic and reasonable in comparison.



*AffablyEvil: More affable than evil even.



* EvilVersusEvil: Yuri and Kenny team up to try and take down Ray and Albert.

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* EvilVersusEvil: Yuri and Kenny team up to try and take down Ray and Albert. Possibly averted somewhat as Yuro is not even in the same ''ballpark'' as Ray and Albert [[BlackAndGreyMorality in terms of evilness]].


* TheSociopath

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* TheSociopath

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*TheSociopath


* {{Badass}}: Scudder is a badass in a realistic, practical and somewhat subdued way. He's just a highly competent and quick-thinking fighter.



%%* HurtingHero
%%* MyGreatestFailure

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%%* HurtingHero
%%* MyGreatestFailure
* HurtingHero: Scudder is all alone, with the most human contact coming from his AA meetings and interactions with his clients. This makes him something of a lone wolf, privately living in guilt for his past actions.
* MyGreatestFailure: [[spoiler:When he was a cop and in the throes of delusional alcoholism, he got into a shoot-out with some criminals. Scudder takes a bad shot, and accidentally shoots a little girl in the head through the eye.]]



* {{Revenge}}: His driving motivation.

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* TheLostLenore: His wife, who is killed before the events of the film begin.
* {{Revenge}}: His driving motivation.motivation is to wreak vengeance on the kidnappers for the death of his wife.



* BullyingADragon: They purposefully target drug dealers who won't go to the police. Of course, these are dangerous men anyway. It seems likely they would have eventually stumbled onto a sociopath who just takes their kidnapping as an insult.



%%* {{Sadist}}
%%* SerialKiller

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%%* {{Sadist}}
%%* SerialKiller
* {{Sadist}}: They get their kicks from torture, rape and murder.
* SerialKiller: Money seems to be a secondary goal to their urge to kill. They take pleasure in their work.



%%* ThoseTwoBadGuys

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%%* ThoseTwoBadGuys* TheSociopath: Ray and Albert are ruthless sadists of the highest order. Albert comes across as slightly creepier than Ray, due to him being so cold, humourless and silent.
* ThoseTwoBadGuys: They stick together pretty exclusively. [[spoiler:Averted at the end, when Ray is killed by Albert.]]



%%* BoomHeadshot
%%* CreepyMonotone

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%%* BoomHeadshot
%%* CreepyMonotone
* BoomHeadshot: [[spoiler:How Scudder kills him.]]
* CreepyMonotone: His voice is very flat and emotionless.



* KilledMidSentence: [[spoiler:By Scudder.]]

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* FinalBoss: [[spoiler:Albert murders Ray, and becomes the final physical threat.]]
* KilledMidSentence: [[spoiler:By Scudder. Just as Albert is about to get started on what is presumably going to be a MotiveRant, Scudder shuts him up because he doesn't care what this psychotic piece of shit has to say.]]



* TheQuietOne: Albert says almost nothing.

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* TheQuietOne: Albert says almost nothing.nothing, in contrast to the more talkative Ray.
* SuddenlyVoiced: He's silent for most of the film, never speaking unless he absolutely has to.


%%* HurtingHero



%%* DeathbedConfession

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%%* DeathbedConfession* DeathbedConfession: [[spoiler:He attempts to confess to Kenny that he had an affair with his wife, but expires before he can get the words out.]]


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%%* TheArtfulDodger
%%* BadassAndChildDuo
%%* DisabilityImmunity
%%* DontYouDarePityMe
%%* EstablishingCharacterMoment
%%* GangstaStyle
%%* HiddenDepths
%%* LittleStowaway
%%* ParentalAbandonment


%%* BadassAndChildDuo

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* BadassAndChildDuo: With TJ.
%%* BadassAndChildDuoDarkAndTroubledPast
* DirtyCop: He was corrupt while he was on the force.



%%* NervesOfSteel

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%%* NervesOfSteel* NervesOfSteel: Played with. On the surface, Scudder is cool and unable to be intimidated. [[spoiler:He's seen psyching himself up and praying before his meet-up with the kidnappers, however, showing that he is concerned about the possible ways the meeting could go wrong.]]




* CainAndAbel: Done in an interesting way. Neither of them are upstanding members of society, but Kenny is a successful man who has control of his life. Peter is a ne'er-do-well junkie.
* {{Revenge}}: His driving motivation.




* CainAndAbel: Done in an interesting way. Neither of them are upstanding members of society, but Kenny is a successful man who has control of his life. Peter is a ne'er-do-well junkie.
%%* DeathbedConfession
%%* MyGodWhatHaveIDone



* [[NoHonorAmongThieves No Honor Among Psychopaths]]: [[spoiler:Despite being a partnership, they show little concern for each other. After Ray is badly wounded, Albert casually goes to the bathroom before seemingly attending to his wounds...only to kill Ray and go upstairs to eat dinner.]]



%%* ThoseTwoBadGuys



%%* BlondeGuysAreEvil



%%* DirtyCoward
%%* FauxAffablyEvil

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%%* DirtyCoward
%%* FauxAffablyEvil
* DirtyCoward: [[spoiler:After he's shot by Scudder, he cries and whines about his wound to an uncaring Albert, bitching that he's never been wounded before.]]
* FauxAffablyEvil: He has a very jovial and exuberant personality, but it does nothing to disguise the fact that he's a subhuman sadist. [[spoiler:He's angered when Scudder gives him a ShutUpHannibal.]]
* KarmicDeath: [[spoiler:Throttled with the razor wire he used to torture his victims.]]
* SmugSnake: Ray thinks he's a lot smarter and untouchable than he actually is.
* VillainousBreakdown: [[spoiler:He starts freaking out after he's shot by Scudder, panicking in terror on the ride home.]]



* BeardOfEvil: He has a trimmed goatee.



%%* KilledMidSentence
%%* TheQuietOne

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%%* KilledMidSentence
%%* TheQuietOne
* EvilIsPetty: [[spoiler:He murders Ray largely because it would be simply too much effort to keep him alive.]]
* KilledMidSentence: [[spoiler:By Scudder.]]
* LeanAndMean: He's much more wiry than Ray, who has a broad build.
* TheQuietOne: Albert says almost nothing.



%%* DrivenToSuicide

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%%* DrivenToSuicide* DrivenToSuicide: [[spoiler:Jonas throws himself off the roof of his building after Scudder tries to enlist his help in finding Ray and Albert.]]


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* StalkerWithACrush: [[spoiler:To one of Ray and Albert's victims. He became obsessed with her from a distance, and even wrote a book about how himself "rescuing" her from her drug dealer boyfriend.]]
* WhatYouAreInTheDark: [[spoiler:Jonas fantasized extensively about being a hero for the woman he was stalking, rescuing her from her boyfriend. When Ray and Albert actually do kidnap her and get ready to torture her, he's not evil enough to actually harm her but also not brave enough to save her. He runs away.]]


->'''Played By:''' Creator/DanStevens

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->'''Played By:''' Creator/DanStevensDan Stevens



* EvilVersesEvil: Yuri and Kenny team up to try and take down Ray and Albert.

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* EvilVersesEvil: EvilVersusEvil: Yuri and Kenny team up to try and take down Ray and Albert.

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* AmbiguousSituation: Just what is their relation to each other? Brothers? Partners in crime? Lovers? It's never spelled out.


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%%* DeadpanSnarker
%%* DirtyCoward
%%* FauxAffablyEvil


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%%* BoomHeadshot
%%* CreepyMonotone
%%* KilledMidSentence
%%* TheQuietOne


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%%* DrivenToSuicide
%%* FatBastard
* EveryoneHasStandards: [[spoiler:He might be a sleazy pervert with bizarre fantasies, but he's not nearly on the level of Ray and Albert. He's horrified by their antics.]]


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* EvenEvilHasLovedOnes: He might be a drug dealer, but he has an ill wife he cares for and dearly loves his daughter.
* EvilVersesEvil: Yuri and Kenny team up to try and take down Ray and Albert.
* PapaWolf: For his daughter.

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* TheAlcoholic: Scudder had a serious drinking problem when he was a cop; following MyGreatestFailure, he puts the plug in the jug.
%%* BadassAndChildDuo
%%* DontYouDarePityMe
%%* GuileHero
%%* HalfTruth
%%* MyGreatestFailure
%%* NervesOfSteel
%%* NothingUpMySleeve
%%* TheReveal
* TropaholicsAnonymous: As a recovering alcoholic, he attends AA meetings religiously.
%%* YourApprovalFillsMeWithShame


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[[folder:In General]]
!!Ray & Albert
->'''Played By:''' Creator/DavidHarbour & Adam David Thompson

* BatmanGambit: Their plan revolves around the idea that kidnapping the loved ones of high-ranking criminals means that those criminals won't involve the police. Their plan works for the most part; the various drug lords/dealers are practitioners of PragmaticVillainy and assume they can be reasoned with. The money, however, is secondary to the enjoyment they get from their "work".
* BigBadDuumvirate: They work in conjunction.
* CruelAndUnusualDeath: They specialize in giving their victims utterly horrific, agonizing deaths.
* DisposingOfABody: They cut their victims into pieces for disposal...while they're alive.
* {{Fingore}}: [[spoiler:They slice off fingers, and do so to Yuri Landau's daughter before a deal is made.]]
* LackOfEmpathy: They are utterly remorseless psychopaths who get their pleasure from the pain of others.
%%* ThePerfectCrime
* RazorFloss: One of their preferred torture devices is a loop of razor wire.
%%* {{Sadist}}
%%* SerialKiller
* SerialRapist: They're both rapists.
* WouldHarmAChild: Neither of them has any compunction about murdering young children.
* YouSaidYouWouldLetThemGo: They enjoy tricking their victims' loved ones into believing they will let them go after getting the ransom money. They set everything up...only to show off what's left of the bodies.
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[[folder:Scudder]]
!!Matthew Scudder
->'''Played By:''' Creator/LiamNeeson
[[/folder]]

!The Kristo Brothers

[[folder:Kenny]]
!!Kenny Kristo
->'''Played By:''' Creator/DanStevens
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Peter]]
!!Peter Kristo
->'''Played By:''' Boyd Holbrook
[[/folder]]

!The Kidnappers

[[folder:Ray]]
!!Ray
->'''Played By:''' Creator/DavidHarbour
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Albert]]
!!Albert
->'''Played By:''' Adam David Thompson
[[/folder]]

!Other Characters

[[folder:Jonas]]
!!Jonas Loogan
->'''Played By:''' Ólafur Darri Ólafsson
[[/folder]]

[[folder:TJ]]
!!TJ
->'''Played By:''' Brian "Astro" Bradley
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Yuri]]
!!Yuri Landau
->'''Played By:''' [[Creator/SebastianRoche Sebastian Roché]]
[[/folder]]

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