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* ConeOfShame: Oh yes, she's also subjected into wearing one after her date is ruined because of the Child Alert call. [[UpToEleven Even each of her snake hair are also subjected into this]]. [[WomanScorned No wonder she's angry at Mike.]]

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* ConeOfShame: Oh yes, she's also subjected into wearing one after her date is ruined because of the Child Alert an 835 call. [[UpToEleven Even each of her snake hair are also subjected into this]]. [[WomanScorned No wonder she's angry at Mike.]]

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* InkSuitActor: His facial expressions give him a ''striking'' resemblance to Ratzenberger.


[[caption-width-right:262:"I'm sorry Wazowski, but Randall said I wasn't allowed to fraternise with victims of his evil plot."]]

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[[caption-width-right:262:"I'm sorry sorry, Wazowski, but Randall said I wasn't I'm not allowed to fraternise fraternize with victims of his evil plot."]]


* ConeOfShame: Oh yes, she's also subjected into wearing one after her date is ruined because of the 835 call. [[UpToEleven Even each of her snake hair are also subjected into this]]. [[WomanScorned No wonder she's angry at Mike.]]

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* ConeOfShame: Oh yes, she's also subjected into wearing one after her date is ruined because of the 835 Child Alert call. [[UpToEleven Even each of her snake hair are also subjected into this]]. [[WomanScorned No wonder she's angry at Mike.]]



* DecontaminationChamber: They use portable ones to decontaminate subjects that set off a 2319 or an 835.

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* DecontaminationChamber: They use portable ones to decontaminate subjects that set off a 2319 or an 835.2319.



* OverreactingAirportSecurity: The way they react to a 2319 or 835 alert is pretty damn over the top.

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* OverreactingAirportSecurity: The way they react to a 2319 or 835 alert is pretty damn over the top.


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[[caption-width-right:350:"We can neither confirm or nor deny the presence of a human child here tonight."]]


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* HumansAreCthulhu: She's just a two year old human girl, but the monsters consider her an AdorableAbomination KillerRabbit ''because'' she's a two year old human girl.



* KillerRabbit: How the monsters see her. Subverted in that she's anything but murderous.

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* KillerRabbit: How the monsters see her. Subverted in that she's anything but murderous. Double Subverted because as she shows Randall, she can fight him if she gets motivated enough.


* OurBugbearsAreScarier: Fittingly for his role as the primary protagonist in a movie about monsters who hide in closets, Sully is the archetypal big, furry, nondescript but sort of bearlike monsters from children's fiction, with horns, spiked down his back and blue-and-purple fur as additional visual touches.



* OurBugbearsAreScarier: He's a large, hairy... something... with yellow-and-brown striped fur and a single horn growing from his forehead, and makes his living by hiding in closets and scaring children.


* AintTooProudToBeg: When Mike and Sully are about to exile him, he pleads them not to. It doesn' work.

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* AintTooProudToBeg: When Mike and Sully are about to exile him, he pleads them not to. It doesn' doesn't work.



* CoolAndUnusualPunishment: After his defeat in Monsters inc, Mike and Sulley throw him through an active door that connects to a van, where upon arrival he's beaten up by the residing family (believing he's a gator) and to seal the deal, they proceed to close the door and throw it from a great height, shattering it and effectively exiling him.


* AintTooProudToBeg: When Mike and Sully are about to exile him, he pleads them not to. It doesn' work.



* ContinuityNod: After shedding his glasses away in the prequel, he begins squinting due to his poor eyesight, much like how he does in Monsters Inc

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* ContinuityNod: After shedding his glasses away in the prequel, he begins squinting due to his poor eyesight, much like how he does in Monsters Inc Inc.



* TheRival: To Sulley ever since university.

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* TheRival: To Sulley ever since university. Overlaps with TheResenter, as his obsession with being better than sullivan stems from being accidentally humilliated by sullivan and being rejected by his ROR "friends"(in his scare turn, the vibrations from Sulley's roar caused him to fall on a carpet and involuntarily blend in with its pink and heart pattern ruining his scare score).
->''"That's the last time I lose to you, Sullivan!"''



* WouldHurtAChild: [[spoiler:His plan may not have been specifically aimed at killing children, but the results of the Scream Extractor seem anything but harmless.]]

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* WouldHurtAChild: [[spoiler:His plan may not have been specifically aimed at killing children, but the results of the Scream Extractor seem are anything but harmless.harmless (probably lethal).]]


** By the end of ''Monsters, Inc.'', he has another one when [[spoiler:Waternoose blames him for destroying the company]].

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** By the end of ''Monsters, Inc.'', he has another one when [[spoiler:Waternoose blames him for destroying the company]].company. He recovers once he finds out a way to keep up the factory by using children laughter]].



* ExtravertedNerd: As a college student.

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* ExtravertedNerd: As a college student.student he's incredibly nerdy about scare methods.



A human toddler who doesn't fear any monster except for Randall. She accidentally enters the monster world when Sulley inspects her door at the Scare Floor.

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A human toddler who doesn't fear any monster except for Randall. She accidentally enters the monster world when Sulley inspects her door at the Scare Floor. Floor, setting Mike and Randall to find a way to send her back to her house.



* BadassAdorable: [[spoiler:She overcomes her fear of Randall at the very last second when she sees him about to give Sulley a DisneyVillainDeath, beating the crap out of him with her little fists and the help of a baseball bat]].

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* BadassAdorable: [[spoiler:She overcomes her fear of Randall at the very last second when she sees him about to give Sulley a DisneyVillainDeath, beating the crap out of him with her little fists and fists, plus giving him an additional beating with the help of a baseball bat]].



* BewareTheNiceOnes: As Randall discovers, [[spoiler:she can get angry when pushed too far. Said anger involves ''baseball bats'']].

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* BewareTheNiceOnes: As Randall discovers, [[spoiler:she can get angry and dangerous when pushed too far. Said anger involves ''baseball bats'']].



* KillerRabbit: How the monsters see her.
* LetsGetDangerous: [[spoiler: When she beats Randall up with a baseball bat.]]

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* KillerRabbit: How the monsters see her.
her. Subverted in that she's anything but murderous.
* LetsGetDangerous: [[spoiler: When After seeing Randall is about to kill hen she beats Randall up with a baseball bat.]]



* NotAfraidOfYouAnymore: [[spoiler:To Randall.]]

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* NotAfraidOfYouAnymore: [[spoiler:To Randall.[[spoiler:It's implied that she ends up overcoming her fear of Randall during the final confrontation due to seeing Sulley in danger, as she ends up beating him up.]]



* CoolAndUnusualPunishment: After his defeat in Monsters inc, Mike and Sulley throw him through an active door that connects to a van, where upon arrival he's beaten up by the residing family (believing he's a gator) and to seal the deal, they proceed to close the door and throw it from a great height, shattering it and effectively exiling him.
* ContinuityNod: After shedding his glasses away in the prequel, he begins squinting due to his poor eyesight, much like how he does in Monsters Inc



* DiscOneFinalBoss: He might have been defeated by [[spoiler:Mike and Sulley]]. But all there is left at this point is [[spoiler:Waternoose.]]

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* DiscOneFinalBoss: He might have been Yes, he's the main antagonist for most of the movie, but by the time he's defeated by [[spoiler:Mike and Sulley]]. But all Sulley]], there is still left at this point is another villain for the duo to take down: [[spoiler:Waternoose.]]



* HateSink: In the first film. Whereas [[spoiler:Waternoose]] is an AffablyEvil WellIntentionedExtremist, Randall is a selfish, arrogant scumbag who has no redeeming qualities whatsoever. [[spoiler:Even in the prequel wherein he seems to be an awkward, friendly geek, he quickly turns tail on Mike the minute he finds more popular friends to bump his status]].

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* HateSink: In the first film. Whereas [[spoiler:Waternoose]] is an AffablyEvil WellIntentionedExtremist, Randall is a selfish, arrogant scumbag who has no redeeming qualities whatsoever. [[spoiler:Even in the prequel wherein he seems to be an awkward, friendly geek, he quickly turns tail on Mike with no remorse the minute he finds more popular friends to bump his status]].



* IJustWantToHaveFriends: In college. [[spoiler: Preferably if they're cool.]]

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* IJustWantToHaveFriends: In college. [[spoiler: Preferably if they're cool.cool, which leads him to dumping Mike for ROAR.]]



* LovableLizard: Zig-zagged. In the original movie, he, a lizardlike monster, was portrayed as pure evil. But ''Monsters University'' shows his StartOfDarkness. As a teen, "Randy" was a shy, {{Adorkable}}, and innocent guy who just wanted to make friends. This led him to join the JerkJock fraternity, only for them to [[spoiler:cast him out when he loses the big game to]] Mike and Sully, causing him to develop a grudge against Sully that guides his actions in the original movie. This is an interesting example because even though we know he's going to turn bad, his younger self in ''MU'' is still quite cute and relatable, making him a great (if retroactive) example of straying away from ReptilesAreAbhorrent.

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* LovableLizard: Zig-zagged. In the original movie, he, a lizardlike monster, was portrayed as pure evil. But ''Monsters University'' shows his StartOfDarkness. As a teen, "Randy" was a shy, {{Adorkable}}, and innocent guy who just wanted to make friends. This led him to join the JerkJock fraternity, only for them to [[spoiler:cast him out when he loses the big game to]] Mike and Sully, causing him to develop a grudge against Sully that guides his actions in the original movie. This is an interesting example because even though we know he's going to turn bad, his younger self in ''MU'' is still quite cute and relatable, relatable (until his last scene, in which he swears revenge on Mike), making him a great (if retroactive) example of straying away from ReptilesAreAbhorrent.



* UsedToBeASweetKid: He starts out being very polite, kind and supportive to Mike, and he seems to genuinely value their friendship, [[spoiler:but he's led astray by his own desire for personal status. Eventually, he ends up joining the most high-up fraternity in a bid to become "cool", ending up as an adversary in the Games]]. When he's (accidentally) [[spoiler:publicly humiliated by Sulley in the last Game, he develops his bitter resentment]].

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* UsedToBeASweetKid: He starts out being very polite, kind and supportive to Mike, and he seems to genuinely value their friendship, [[spoiler:but he's led astray by his own desire for personal status. Eventually, he ends up joining the most high-up fraternity in a bid to become "cool", ending up as an adversary in the Games]]. When he's (accidentally) [[spoiler:publicly humiliated by Sulley in the last Game, he develops his bitter resentment]].resentment towards the former and Mike]].

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* NumberTwo: One of the CDA agents is numbered as 00002, which implies heavily that this agent is the 2nd in charge. 00002 is usually the one seen leading and giving the orders to the rest of the CDA.

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* LoudGulp: He gulps loudly the moment [[spoiler:Sulley tells him he's out of a job]].

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* LiteralMinded: In the scene where Randall and Fungus have him captive, Randall tells him to "say hello to the Scream Extractor", ''and he does just that''.


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* FourTemperamentEnsemble: Mainly Choleric, with some Melancholic elements here and there. He is very irritable and selfish and shows quite a lot of callousness towards whatever happens to Fungus, and also seems to have carried over some of his [[EvilGenius intelligent]] traits from ''Monsters University'', while also being rather resentful about Sulley being a better scarer than him.


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* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: She is quite outwardly sour and holds a grudge against Mike for most of the film because of his failure to file his paperwork. [[spoiler:She also proves to be a good ReasonableAuthorityFigure to Sulley when she learns about Boo]], and takes the time to have a bit of fun during the outtakes.


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* PerpetualFrowner: Every time she shows up in the film, she is frowning dourly. [[TheGadfly That doesn't stop her from joking around in the outtakes, though.]]

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