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* VillainWithGoodPublicity: [[spoiler: In the comics; Jim is arrested and executed for killing Major West and the 8 soldiers because West's plan was never publically revealed.]]


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* NotSoWellIntentionedExtremist: [[spoiler: His plan to repopulate the country and prove there is a future for the men and himself involves women being raped and becoming sex slaves for the soldiers. This comes across as especially unnecessary since the UK is actually just quarantined and the rest of the world was able to evade the infection.]]

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* NotSoWellIntentionedExtremist: [[spoiler: His plan to repopulate the country and prove there is a future for the men and himself involves women being raped and becoming sex slaves for the soldiers. This comes across as especially unnecessary since the UK is actually just quarantined and the rest of the world was able to evade the infection. Selena further points out in the comics that he was only looking for an excuse to act out his depravity due to the relatively short amount of time it took for him to fall into madness.]]


* DoubleMeaning: [[spoiler: A lot of what he says is eventually revealed to have sinister undertones. When he's talking about Mailer, he describes how he got infected and locked away 2 days prior to Jim, Selena and Hannah's arrival and Mailer's is now futureless as a result of his infection. When he explains to Jim about the sex slave plan, West states that he caught Jones attempting to commit suicide 3 days ago because he lost all hope in having a future. From then on, West decided to create a sex slave solution to prove that the future wasn't ''futureless''.]]



* MaddenIntoMisanthropy: The apocalypse has not had a good effect on his sanity or his views on people.

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* MaddenIntoMisanthropy: The apocalypse He has not had a good effect on his sanity or his very low views on people.of the human race and believes the fight against the infected is nothing new since people have been fighting and killing long before the Rage Virus ever took place.



* NotSoWellIntentionedExtremist: [[spoiler: His plan to repopulate the country and prove there is a future for the men and himself involves women being raped and becoming sex slaves for the soldiers. This comes across as especially unnecessary since the UK is actually just quarantined and the rest of the world was able to evade the infection.]]



* WalkingSpoiler: He's [[spoiler:gone insane.]]
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* WalkingSpoiler: He's [[spoiler:gone insane.TheUnfettered: [[spoiler: He'll do anything to repopulate the country and to prove that there is a future for his men.]]
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* WalkingSpoiler: [[spoiler: Talking about him reveals one of the major plot twists in the movie and the film's final third act.]]
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* HateSink: [[spoiler: He's the worst of the soldiers due to his sadism, sexism. He's also the most enthusiastic about raping any woman who comes to the soldiers for rescue and sanctuary.]]

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* HateSink: [[spoiler: He's the worst of the soldiers due to his sadism, sadism and sexism. He's also the most enthusiastic about raping any woman who comes to the soldiers for rescue and sanctuary.turning women into sex slaves.]]


* DeathSeeker: [[spoiler: 3 days prior to Jim, Serena, and Hannah's arrival, West found him with a gun in mouth preparing to pull the trigger. West was able to stop him in time and told Jones about his plan to create a future in order to stop Jones and the other soldiers killing themselves.]]

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* DeathSeeker: [[spoiler: 3 days prior to Jim, Serena, Selena, and Hannah's arrival, West found him with a gun in mouth preparing to pull the trigger. West was able to stop him in time and told Jones about his plan to create a future in order to stop Jones and the other soldiers killing themselves.]]


* KarmicDeath: [[spoiler:Hannah, who he planned to give to his troops to rape, delivers him into the loving hug of Mailer, the Infected soldier he'd been starving to death.]]

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* KarmicDeath: [[spoiler:Hannah, who [[spoiler:He's killed by Mailer, an infected soldier he sadistically left to starve to death in the courtyard. His death was also caused by Hannah, a girl he planned to give to have raped as part of his troops to rape, delivers him into plan for the loving hug of Mailer, the Infected soldier he'd been starving to death.future.]]



* AssholeVictim: [[spoiler: '''Oh yeah.''' The tropes below speak for themselves.]]

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* AssholeVictim: [[spoiler: '''Oh yeah.''' The tropes below speak for themselves.He's the most eager about the prospect of forcing women to become sex slaves and is proven to be the most sadistic of the soldiers. Fittingly, he gets the most brutal and graphic death of all of them as Jim gouges out his eyes after beating him against the wall.]]



* HateSink: [[spoiler: To the point watching Jim [[EyeScream crush his eyes]] [[CruelAndUnusualDeath into the back of his head with his thumbs]] [[YourHeadASplode until Mitchell's head violently explodes]] ([[{{Gorn}} in, keep in mind, what has to be one of the most luridly graphic movie deaths of all time]]) is nothing short of ''[[AssholeVictim cathartic]]''.]]

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* HateSink: [[spoiler: To He's the point watching Jim [[EyeScream crush worst of the soldiers due to his eyes]] [[CruelAndUnusualDeath into the back of his head with his thumbs]] [[YourHeadASplode until Mitchell's head violently explodes]] ([[{{Gorn}} in, keep in mind, what has to be one of sadism, sexism. He's also the most luridly graphic movie deaths of all time]]) is nothing short of ''[[AssholeVictim cathartic]]''.enthusiastic about raping any woman who comes to the soldiers for rescue and sanctuary.]]



* BitchInSheepsClothing: Jones is timid, unconfident and a likeable enough fellow that you can almost forget that [[spoiler: he plans on gangraping a 14 year old girl.]]

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* BitchInSheepsClothing: Jones is timid, unconfident and a likeable enough fellow that you can almost forget that [[spoiler: he plans on gangraping a 14 year old 14-year-old girl.]]



* DeathSeeker: [[spoiler: During the 1 month time period, West found him with a gun in mouth preparing to pull the trigger. West was able to stop him in time and told Jones about his plan to create a future in order to stop Jones and the other soldiers killing themselves.]]

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* DeathSeeker: [[spoiler: During the 1 month time period, 3 days prior to Jim, Serena, and Hannah's arrival, West found him with a gun in mouth preparing to pull the trigger. West was able to stop him in time and told Jones about his plan to create a future in order to stop Jones and the other soldiers killing themselves.]]



* NothingLeftToDoButDie: [[spoiler: After surviving the attack at Forty-Second Blockade and being isolated at the new base, Jones attempted to take his own life after coming to the conclusion that life is "futureless". West was able to stop him and uses Jones' near-suicide as motivation for his plans for the future.]]

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* NothingLeftToDoButDie: [[spoiler: After surviving the attack at Forty-Second Blockade and being isolated at the new base, Jones attempted to take his own life after coming to the conclusion that life is "futureless". West was able to stop him and he now uses Jones' near-suicide as motivation for his plans for the future.]]


* TheBabyOfTheBunch: He's the youngest of the soldiers and the most bullied. [[spoiler: His near-suicide was the thing that motivated West to find a way to boost morale and promise a future to his despairing soldiers. He was also the one whom West comforted during his final moments.]]

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* TheBabyOfTheBunch: He's the youngest of the soldiers and is hazed by the most bullied.others for being the rookie, as they make him do the unfavourable task of preparing food for them. [[spoiler: His near-suicide was the thing that motivated West to find a way to boost morale and promise a future to his despairing soldiers. He was also the one whom West comforted during his final moments.]]



* DeathSeeker: [[spoiler: During the 1 month time period, West found him with a gun in mouth and about to pull the trigger. West was able to stop him in time and told him about West's plan to create a future in order to stop Jones and the other soldiers killing themselves.]]

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* DeathSeeker: [[spoiler: During the 1 month time period, West found him with a gun in mouth and about preparing to pull the trigger. West was able to stop him in time and told him Jones about West's his plan to create a future in order to stop Jones and the other soldiers killing themselves.]]


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* MoralityPet: [[spoiler: Jones is this for Major West as shown by how West is the only one to respect him. Jones' near-suicide was the act that motivated West to promise the soldiers sex slaves to they can repopulate the country. He did this to boost morale and provide a future to Jones and the other soldiers.]]


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* NothingLeftToDoButDie: [[spoiler: After surviving the attack at Forty-Second Blockade and being isolated at the new base, Jones attempted to take his own life after coming to the conclusion that life is "futureless". West was able to stop him and uses Jones' near-suicide as motivation for his plans for the future.]]

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* WouldHurtAChild: {{Justified|Trope}}, because he had to. He's pretty shaken up over it.


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* PetTheDog: In a rather twisted example, [[spoiler:he offers Jim a chance to live and join him instead of being executed. A more straightforward example is when he comforts Jones before he dies.]]


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* AlasPoorVillain: Although he never had any qualms with [[spoiler:luring women to the mansion to rape them, his constant mistreatment and general instability warrant him at least some pity when Jim bayonets him. It doesn't help that West comforts him when he finds him dying on the doorstep.]]


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* UnwittingInstigatorOfDoom: Downplayed, because he's perfectly willing to go along with [[spoiler:West's plan to lure in women and rape them, but it was his BungledSuicide that set the plan in motion.]]

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* RevengeBeforeReason: He claims to be keeping the infected Mailer chained up outside so he can study how to kill the infected. He does learn the infected starve to death as a result of neglecting their basic needs but he now chooses to endanger his squad by keeping Mailer alive. It's likely that he keeps Mailer alive as a form of personal revenge for losing so many soldiers to the infected at the Forty-Second Blockade.


* BatheHerAndBringHerToMe: [[spoiler: Inverted because he's the one who promised the surviving soldiers a future by having women be their sex slaves. West was in charge of 600 men while trying to combat the infection but only a handful of men were able to survive the attack. With morale down and his men on the verge of committing suicide; West promised them a future by having the women become sex slaves as a necessity to repopulate the country.]]

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* TheDogBitesBack: Prior to the events of the movie, Mailer was infected with the rage virus and, rather than kill him, West chose to chain him in the courtyard for study. West was able to learn that the infected neglect their basic needs and can starve to death with enough time. West now keeps the infected Mailer alive as a form of personal revenge against the infected for losing so many of his fellow soldiers at the Forty-Second Blockade. [[spoiler: When Jim is able to kill the remaining 8 soldiers, West ambushes him and shoots him in order to avenge his men. Hannah was able to kill Major West by reversing the car into Mailer, who broke through the back window and dragged the screaming Major West out of the back seat and beat him to death.]]

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* TheBabyOfTheBunch: He's the youngest of the soldiers and the most bullied. [[spoiler: His near-suicide was the thing that motivated West to find a way to boost morale and promise a future to his despairing soldiers. He was also the one whom West comforted during his final moments.]]


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* DeathSeeker: [[spoiler: During the 1 month time period, West found him with a gun in mouth and about to pull the trigger. West was able to stop him in time and told him about West's plan to create a future in order to stop Jones and the other soldiers killing themselves.]]

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* BatheHerAndBringHerToMe: [[spoiler: Inverted because he's the one who promised the surviving soldiers a future by having women be their sex slaves. West was in charge of 600 men while trying to combat the infection but only a handful of men were able to survive the attack. With morale down and his men on the verge of committing suicide; West promised them a future by having the women become sex slaves as a necessity to repopulate the country.]]


* NiceGuy: Compassionate, kinda, and is shaken up over needing to kill an infected child. [[BewareTheNiceOnes However, when needed]], [[spoiler:[[BewareTheNiceOnes he can be just as brutal as the infected, as West's men learned the hard way]].]]



* AssholeVictim: [[spoiler: '''Oh yeah.''']]

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* AssholeVictim: [[spoiler: '''Oh yeah.''']]''' The tropes below speak for themselves.]]
* AxCrazy: He's all too gleeful at the notion of [[spoiler:raping Selena, and wants to kill Farrell with his bayonet, that latter of which even Jones objects to.]]



* DeathByIrony: [[spoiler:He shot Farrell before Mitchell could bayonet him ... and later gets bayoneted by Jim.]]



* ManChild: Although in his (slight) defence, he is very young, and seems much younger than the pother soldiers.

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* ManChild: Although in his (slight) defence, he is very young, and seems much younger than the pother other soldiers.

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