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* SomethingOnlyTheyWouldSay: Tea with ''brown sauce'' is not the world's commonest DrinkOrder. Deirdre realizes that the man holding her hostage must know her ex-boyfriend John because of this.

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* SomethingOnlyTheyWouldSay: Tea with ''brown sauce'' is not the world's commonest DrinkOrder.drink order. Deirdre realizes that the man holding her hostage must know her ex-boyfriend John because of this.


* DrinkOrder: Becomes a plot point. John takes to putting brown sauce ([[SeparatedByACommonLanguage think ketchup with malt vinegar and molasses]]) in his [[SpotOfTea tea]], and when his co-conspirators try it out of morbid curiosity they find it delicious. Later on Lehiff asks his hostage for one, and she realises he must know her ex-boyfriend.


* BrickJoke: The kid who throws a rock at the bus, causing it to crash, does the same thing to the BadBoss in the ending.

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* BrickJoke: BrickJoke:
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The kid who throws a rock at the bus, causing it to crash, does the same thing to the BadBoss in the ending.


Stars Colin Farrell, Creator/CillianMurphy, Creator/ColmMeaney, Creator/KellyMacdonald and Creator/ShirleyHenderson.

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Stars Colin Farrell, Creator/ColinFarrell, Creator/CillianMurphy, Creator/ColmMeaney, Creator/KellyMacdonald and Creator/ShirleyHenderson.

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* BaitAndSwitch: At the beginning, Lehiff seems like he's flirting with the cashier from the coffee shop. [[spoiler: When the last customer leaves, however, he reveals he's a thief, hits her, and robs the place]].


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* CountryMatters: As Lehiff is being chased by the police, he yells at them, "Come on, you hoopy cunts, youse!"


* BeautyInversion: Except for [[ChristmasCake Deirdre [=O'Kane=]]] and Creator/KellyMacdonald everybody's pretty scuzzy, and Creator/ShirleyHenderson sports a moustache.

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* BeautyInversion: Except for [[ChristmasCake Deirdre [=O'Kane=]]] [=O'Kane=] and Creator/KellyMacdonald everybody's pretty scuzzy, and Creator/ShirleyHenderson sports a moustache.



* ChristmasCake: Noeleen.


* WouldNotHitAGirl: Both this and DoubleStandardAbuseFemaleOnMale are [[ZigZaggingTrope zigzagged]] all over the place. First, [[spoiler:in the opening scene, Lehiff is charming a waitress when completely out of the blue he socks her in the jaw and knocks her to the ground.]] Later, John is furious when he treats Dierdre the same way. And on the other hand, Noeleen [[spoiler:hitting Oscar causes him to walk out on her]], but this inspires her to take out her frustration on her husband, which is PlayedForLaughs.

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* WouldNotHitAGirl: Both this and DoubleStandardAbuseFemaleOnMale are [[ZigZaggingTrope zigzagged]] all over the place. First, [[spoiler:in the opening scene, Lehiff is charming a waitress when completely out of the blue he socks her in the jaw and knocks her to the ground.]] Later, John is furious when he treats Dierdre Deirdre the same way. And on the other hand, Noeleen [[spoiler:hitting Oscar causes him to walk out on her]], but this inspires her to take out her frustration on her husband, which is PlayedForLaughs.

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**Inverted with Sally and her ex-boyfriend- his abuse of her is also played for laughs.


* BeautyInversion: Except for [[ChristmasCake Deirdre [=O'Kane=]]] everybody's pretty scuzzy, and Creator/ShirleyHenderson sports a moustache.

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* BeautyInversion: Except for [[ChristmasCake Deirdre [=O'Kane=]]] and Creator/KellyMacdonald everybody's pretty scuzzy, and Creator/ShirleyHenderson sports a moustache.


* TheLoinsSleepTonight: At the start of the film, Oscar is so sexually frustrated that he isn't even able to masturbate.

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* TheLoinsSleepTonight: At the start of the film, Oscar is so sexually frustrated that he isn't even able to masturbate. He quickly overcomes this when he meets Noeleen though.

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* HyperlinkStory: In the ''Film/PulpFiction'' mold: numerous characters, several of whom are small-time criminals, whose plotlines overlap in surprising ways.

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* WrongGenreSavvy: Jerry seems to think he's the protagonist in a ''Film/DirtyHarry''-style film. He really isn't.


* AttentionWhore: Jerry

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* AttentionWhore: JerryJerry.


Stars Creator/ColinFarrell, Creator/CillianMurphy, Creator/ColmMeaney, Creator/KellyMacdonald and Creator/ShirleyHenderson.

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Stars Creator/ColinFarrell, Colin Farrell, Creator/CillianMurphy, Creator/ColmMeaney, Creator/KellyMacdonald and Creator/ShirleyHenderson.

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* CaughtWithYourPantsDown: Sam whips out his penis to show it to Deirdre, just as her mother and sister walk in the door. He puts it back in his trousers just in time, but when Deirdre's mother offers her hand he's unsure if he should shake it or not.

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