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-->'''Tom''': Oh, for ''stop with the fake accents!''


''Laser Mission'' is a {{troperiffic}} 1989 action film starring Creator/BrandonLee and Creator/ErnestBorgnine.

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''Laser Mission'' is a {{troperiffic}} 1989 1989 South African action film starring Creator/BrandonLee and Creator/ErnestBorgnine.


* SweetPollyOliver: Sgt. Roberta, despite having a feminine name, is taken for a man by Manuel. It should be noted that Roberta never tries to hide her gender; despite a feminine voice and face, her lack of curves is all it takes to throw Manuel.

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* SweetPollyOliver: Sgt. Roberta, despite having a feminine name, face and voice, is taken for a man by Manuel. It should be noted that Roberta is never tries shown or implied to be trying to hide her gender; despite gender. Wearing a feminine voice and face, male uniform (an ill-fitting one that hides her lack of curves curves) is all it takes to throw Manuel.


''Laser Mission'' is a {{troperiffic}} 1989 action film starring [[BruceLee Brandon Lee]] and Creator/ErnestBorgnine.

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''Laser Mission'' is a {{troperiffic}} 1989 action film starring [[BruceLee Brandon Lee]] Creator/BrandonLee and Creator/ErnestBorgnine.


* GenreSavvy / ReadingAheadInTheScript: The two Cuban comic relief characters spontaneously decide that they must join forces with the American, their erstwhile enemy.
-->'''Manuel:''' "We must join the yanqui, or we will all be keeled!"

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* BlondGuysAreEvil: Kalashnikov and Eckhardt.


* UnderminedByReality / MoralMyopia: The villains of ''Laser Mission'' are white guys who use black Africans as slave labor. The movie was filmed in South Africa during the Apartheid era.


'''''Laser Mission''''' is a {{troperiffic}} 1989 action film starring [[BruceLee Brandon Lee]] and Creator/ErnestBorgnine.

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'''''Laser Mission''''' ''Laser Mission'' is a {{troperiffic}} 1989 action film starring [[BruceLee Brandon Lee]] and Creator/ErnestBorgnine.


* AlternateDVDCommentary: In 2011, it was the subject of a RiffTrax [[http://www.rifftrax.com/video/laser-mission commentary featuring Mike Nelson, Kevin Murphy, and Bill Corbett]].

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* AlternateDVDCommentary: In 2011, it was the subject of a RiffTrax Podcast/RiffTrax [[http://www.rifftrax.com/video/laser-mission commentary featuring Mike Nelson, Kevin Murphy, and Bill Corbett]].


* GratuitousNinja: Immediately after Eckhardt's death, a ninja materializes out of nowhere to attack Gold. Then Gold kills him. This all happens in literally seven seconds.



* InstantAwesomeJustAddNinja: Immediately after Eckhardt's death, a ninja materializes out of nowhere to attack Gold. Then Gold kills him. This all happens in literally seven seconds.


'''''Laser Mission''''' is a {{troperiffic}} 1989 action film starring [[BruceLee Brandon Lee]] and ErnestBorgnine.

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'''''Laser Mission''''' is a {{troperiffic}} 1989 action film starring [[BruceLee Brandon Lee]] and ErnestBorgnine.
Creator/ErnestBorgnine.


* AccidentalInnuendo:
-->'''Alissa:''' "I'm trying to apologize! What do you want me to do, get down on my knees?!"
-->'''Gold:''' ''(smarmily)'' "That would be nice."



* FakeNationality: The Russian is played by a South African, the Cubans are played by South Africans, and Herr Doktor Braun is played by an Italian-American.


* WhiteMansBurden / MonochromeCasting: A bunch of white people fight for dominance in Africa. Seems strangely [[UnfortunateImplications familiar]].

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* WhiteMansBurden / MonochromeCasting: A bunch of white people fight for dominance in Africa. Seems strangely [[UnfortunateImplications familiar]].familiar.


* AHandfulForAnEye: Gold is not above throwing sand in an enemy's eyes. The enemy responds with SpitefulSpit.



* AttentionDeficitOOHSHINY: The Cubans are too busy playing dice to follow the BigBad's orders.

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* AttentionDeficitOOHSHINY: AttentionDeficitOohShiny: The Cubans are too busy playing dice to follow the BigBad's orders.



* DamselInDistress: Alissa is tied up and menaced with a razor blade by Kalashnikov.



* DistressedDamsel: Alissa is tied up and menaced with a razor blade by Kalashnikov.



* AHandfulForAnEye: Gold is not above throwing sand in an enemy's eyes. The enemy responds with SpitefulSpit.



* MacGuffin: The film begins with the theft of the Virbeck Diamond, the largest diamond in Africa.



* McGuffin: The film begins with the theft of the Virbeck Diamond, the largest diamond in Africa.

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