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* KavorkaMan: Despite some obnoxious behavior, Johnny captures Kathy's affections early on.

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* KavorkaMan: Despite some having an obnoxious behavior, personality and having [[RummageSaleReject questionable fashion taste]], Johnny captures Kathy's affections early on.


* ChaoticNeutral: Way too flippant to be the ChaoticGood we're supposed to accept him as. Borders on ChaoticEvil with some of his more on-the-nose behavior.



* LawfulGood: Which she reveals later to find restrictive during the FallingInLoveMontage.



* AnticlimaxBoss: Once they're found at the end, the resulting brawl lasts about 30 seconds.


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* CurbStompBattle: Their final comeuppance.


* ImprobableHairstyle: Check out the brick design and lightning bolt shaved into his hair.



** ImprobableHairstyle: That's nothing; check out the brick design and lightning bolt shaved into his hair!



* LaughablyEvil: Morrisey is... an ''attempt'' at this kind of villain.



* {{Troll}}s: Johnny asks them for directions to the Sugar Shack, and they waste several minutes of his time by giving him fake directions, again and again. (Of course, it gives Johnny enough time to [[NotWhatItLooksLike be spotted by Gordon.]])

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* {{Troll}}s: Johnny asks them for directions to the Sugar Shack, and they waste several minutes of his time by giving him fake directions, again and again. (Of course, it gives Johnny enough time to [[NotWhatItLooksLike be spotted seen with them, by Gordon.]])

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* LetsGetDangerous: From the moment Tommy gets kidnapped, they go from goofy and laid back to deadly serious. However, given all the {{Narm}} in this movie, it's not very effective or noticeable.

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* HarmlessVillain: They seem this way at first. Despite carrying guns, they prefer to act threatening to achieve their goals. [[SubvertedTrope Then they kidnap Tommy...]]


* WouldHurtAChild: In this case, Tommy. They aren't shown actually hurting Tommy, though there are heaping helpings of psychological abuse.

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* WouldHurtAChild: In this case, Tommy. They aren't shown actually hurting harming Tommy, though there are heaping helpings of psychological abuse.abuse. And it's pretty plain that neither would bat an eye at striking him if came down to it.


* WouldHurtAChild: In this case, Tommy.

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* WouldHurtAChild: In this case, Tommy. They aren't shown actually hurting Tommy, though there are heaping helpings of psychological abuse.

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* TheNicknamer: Upon finding out that his LoveInterest is named Kathy, Johnny immediately decides to call her "Kat." She appears to be totally indifferent to the name, never even commenting on it.
** He also calls her boyfriend Nick "[[GettingCrapPastTheRadar Dick]]." Nick naturally objects to this.


* TheTeetotaler: Does not approve of Nick's drinking during the Sugar Shack scene.

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* TheTeetotaler: Does not approve of Nick's drinking during the Sugar Shack scene. Granted, they're [[DawsonCasting supposed]] to be underage.


Our hero, played by Music/VanillaIce. A biker and rapper, who drifts from town to town with fellow biker friends. Johnny's a rebellious type who prefers not to be tied down anywhere, but regardless, while stuck in a small, milquetoast town, he falls hard for do-gooder Kathy.

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Our hero, played by Music/VanillaIce. ->Played by: Music/VanillaIce

A biker and rapper, who drifts from town to town with fellow biker friends. Johnny's a rebellious type who prefers not to be tied down anywhere, but regardless, while stuck in a small, milquetoast town, he falls hard for do-gooder Kathy.


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->Played by: Deezer D (Jazz), Kevin Hicks (Sir D), Allison Dean (Princess)


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->Played by: Kristen Minter


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->Played by: Michael Gross


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->Played by: Victor [=DiMattia=]


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->Played by: John Newton


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->Played by: Sydney Lassick (Roscoe), Dody Goodman (Mae)


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->Played by: Jack [=McGee=] (Clarke), S.A. Griffin (Morrisey)


* TheQuietOne: Sir D doesn't say much, and seems to be in his own little world much of the time.



* TheSmurfettePrinciple: Princess.



* BrattyHalfPint: Tommy. Not quite as annoying as some cases, but that might be just in comparison to the rest of the cast.

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* BrattyHalfPint: Tommy. Not quite as annoying as some cases, but that might be just in comparison to the rest of the cast.



* FromTheMouthsOfBabes: Tommy's a friendly kid, but he's got a big mouth.

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* FromTheMouthsOfBabes: Tommy's a friendly kid, but he's got a big mouth. "As soon as you're done making sex?!"



* ImportantHaircut: In a display of hero worship, Kathy's little brother chops his hair into a crude approximation of Johnny's TotallyRadical style.

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* ImportantHaircut: In a display of hero worship, Kathy's little brother he chops his hair into a crude approximation of Johnny's TotallyRadical style.


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* WouldHurtAChild: In this case, Tommy.


* BadassBiker

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* BadassBikerBadassBiker: A very early [[TheNineties 90s]] take on this.



* KavorkaMan
* [[ManicPixieDreamGirl Manic Pixie Dream Boy]]: For Kathy. Credit where it's due, you don't see ''this'' one often.
* MrFanservice

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* KavorkaMan
KavorkaMan: Despite some obnoxious behavior, Johnny captures Kathy's affections early on.
* [[ManicPixieDreamGirl Manic Pixie Dream Boy]]: For Kathy. Credit where it's due, [[GenderFlip you don't see ''this'' this one often.
often.]]
* MrFanserviceMrFanservice: The female fans Vanilla Ice still had when this movie was released were not disappointed.



* {{Badass Biker}}s

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* {{Badass Biker}}sBiker}}s: Again, a very early [[TheNineties 90s]] take on this.



* {{Sarcastic Devotee}}s

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* {{Sarcastic Devotee}}sDevotee}}s: The crew all tease each other in good fun.



* BreakTheCutie

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* BreakTheCutieBreakTheCutie: From TheReveal of her family's past to her little brother being kidnapped.



* DesperatelyLookingForAPurposeInLife

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* DesperatelyLookingForAPurposeInLifeDesperatelyLookingForAPurposeInLife: Reveals she's this to Johnny.



* LoveInterest

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* LoveInterestLoveInterest: For Johnny, of course.



* HonorBeforeReason




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* TheReveal: Only halfway through does he tell Kathy of his real history as a policeman. Kathy doesn't take it so well at the time.



* HotBlooded

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* HotBloodedHotBlooded: Nick's a pretty grouchy young man.



* JerkJock

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* JerkJockJerkJock: Ostensibly moreso than Johnny.



* {{CloudCuckoolander}}s

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* {{CloudCuckoolander}}s{{CloudCuckoolander}}s: Their initial MistakenIdentity exchange with Johnny and his crew firmly centers them in this trope.



* AnticlimaxBoss

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* AnticlimaxBossAnticlimaxBoss: Once they're found at the end, the resulting brawl lasts about 30 seconds.



* {{Big Bad}}s
* {{Dirty Cop}}s

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* {{Big Bad}}s
Bad}}s: Of the movie and of much of Gordon's life.
* {{Dirty Cop}}sCop}}s: Dirty enough to take hostages.



* ThoseTwoBadGuys

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* ThoseTwoBadGuysThoseTwoBadGuys: Snippy at each other but both extremely focused on getting Gordon to do what they want.

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* ObsessedWithFood: Morrisey even fantasizes about eating junk food while spinning the barrel of a gun around.


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* TrademarkFavoriteFood: Morrisey is all about fast food in general.


* FatAndSkinny: Clark's the heavy-set guy, Morrisey's the balding, lanky guy.

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* FatAndSkinny: Clark's the heavy-set guy, Morrisey's the balding, lanky guy. In a twist on the trope, Morrisey is the guy shown constantly obsessed with eating.


* RummageSaleReject: Ice- sorry, [[IAmNotLeonardNimoy Johnny]] is an eyesore for much of the movie. He wears all sorts of absurd outfits including a leather jacket with a bajillion slogans on it, pants that are a thousand different colors alongside an orange jacket, and the technicolor suit in the closing sequence. That's nothing; check out the brick design and lightning bolt shaved into his hair.

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* RummageSaleReject: Ice- sorry, [[IAmNotLeonardNimoy Johnny]] is an eyesore for much of the movie. He wears all sorts of absurd outfits including a leather jacket with a bajillion slogans on it, pants that are a thousand different colors alongside an orange jacket, and the technicolor suit in the closing sequence.
** ImprobableHairstyle:
That's nothing; check out the brick design and lightning bolt shaved into his hair.hair!


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* LoveInterest

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