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* FaceDeathWithDignity: [[spoiler: Realizing that there's no escape, Captain Bradford and Gloria tearfully embrace as the ballroom floods]].

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* FaceDeathWithDignity: [[spoiler: Realizing that there's no escape, Captain Bradford and Gloria tearfully embrace as the ballroom floods]].floods, accepting their fate drowning in sea]].


* NobodyOver50IsGay: Averted with Richard. The actor was in his late 50s during production, and his white hair clearly shows that he's the oldest member of the party.


* Expy: The Poseidon herself is one for the Queen Mary 2. the design in this version having taken inspiration from the real life ocean liner.

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* Expy: {{Expy}}: The Poseidon herself is one for the Queen Mary 2. the design in this version having taken inspiration from the real life ocean liner.

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* ThisIsNotADrill: Spoken on the PA shortly before the wave hits.


* {{Expy:}} The Poseidon herself is one for the Queen Mary 2. the design in this version having taken inspiration from the real life ocean liner.

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* {{Expy:}} Expy: The Poseidon herself is one for the Queen Mary 2. the design in this version having taken inspiration from the real life ocean liner.



** Connor to Robin, being the youngest who develops a friendship with the leader.

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** Connor to Robin, being the youngest of the group who develops a friendship with the leader.


* Expy: The Poseidon herself is one for the Queen Mary 2. the design in this version having taken inspiration from the real life ocean liner.
** Robert can be seen as one for Lt. Rogo from the original film.
** Nelson isn't that similar to Manny, but they both are the oldest of the group in their respected films.
** Conner can also be seen as an expy of Robin.

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* Expy: {{Expy:}} The Poseidon herself is one for the Queen Mary 2. the design in this version having taken inspiration from the real life ocean liner.
** Robert can be seen as one for is a mix of Lt. Rogo (New York resident) and Reverend Scott ([[spoiler:pulls a HeroicSacrifice)]] from the original film.
** Nelson Richard isn't that at all similar to Manny, but they are both are the oldest eldest males of the group in their respected respective films.
** Conner can also be seen as an expy of Robin.Connor to Robin, being the youngest who develops a friendship with the leader.


* AdultFear: Conor stuck behind the grating.

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* AdultFear: Conor Connor stuck behind the grating.



* DyingMomentOfAwesome: Besides [[spoiler:Robert's HeroicSacrifice]], the ''Poseidon'' herself: when the ballast tanks finish flooding, [[spoiler: her, now a ghost ship, rolls upright one final time before slipping beneath the waves never to be seen again.]]



* GoingDownWithTheShip: Captain Michael Bradford. though it's not like there was a choice in the matter.

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* GoingDownWithTheShip: Captain Michael Bradford. [[spoiler:Captain Bradford]], though it's not like there was a choice in the matter.


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* IdiotBall: Dylan allowing Elena to be the last person to swim through the flooded corridors, even when he explicitly made it a point not to do this earlier in the vents.


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* TooDumbToLive: Connor keeps wandering off on his own, which gets him into trouble near the end, and endangers two other survivors when they come looking for him.


* {{Jerkass}}: Lucky Larry is an obnoxious asshole who antagonizes Robert at the most inopportune time, including throwing his wife's death in his face.

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* {{Jerkass}}: Lucky Larry is an obnoxious drunk asshole who antagonizes Robert at the most inopportune time, including throwing his wife's death in his face.

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* Expy: The Poseidon herself is one for the Queen Mary 2. the design in this version having taken inspiration from the real life ocean liner.
** Robert can be seen as one for Lt. Rogo from the original film.
** Nelson isn't that similar to Manny, but they both are the oldest of the group in their respected films.
** Conner can also be seen as an expy of Robin.


* GoingDownwiththeShip: Captain Michael Bradford. though it's not like there was a choice in the matter.

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* GoingDownwiththeShip: GoingDownWithTheShip: Captain Michael Bradford. though it's not like there was a choice in the matter.

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* GoingDownwiththeShip: Captain Michael Bradford. though it's not like there was a choice in the matter.

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* DisappearedDad: Conner's father is never seen or mentioned at all in the film.

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* PreserveYourGays: [[spoiler: Richard is the only gay character on board the cruise to be one of the six survivors by the end.]]

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* TheLoad: Connor has a habit of wandering off on his own, which gets him into trouble near the end of the film.


* AdultFear: Conor stuck behind the grating

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* AdultFear: Conor stuck behind the gratinggrating.



* BuryYourGays: [[spoiler:Subverted; despite preparing to commit suicide just before the wave hits (he's despondent over the end of his relationship), Richard is one of the final survivors.]]

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* BuryYourGays: [[spoiler:Subverted; despite [[spoiler:Averted. Despite preparing to commit suicide just before the wave hits (he's despondent over the end of his relationship), Richard is one of the final survivors.]]



* CruelAndUnusualDeath: [[spoiler:The helpful and friendly Valentin suffers an absolutely horrific, completely undeserved death -- after the table they are using to cross an elevator shaft collapses, he is left clinging to Richard's leg while Dylan and Robert attempt to pull both of them up, to no avail. Realizing the elevator is about to give way, Dylan orders Richard to shake Valentin off or they will both die. Valentin falls and is impaled on a piece of metal at the bottom, then crushed by the falling elevator, which explodes, setting the entire elevator shaft on fire.]]

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* CruelAndUnusualDeath: [[spoiler:The helpful and friendly and helpful Valentin suffers an absolutely horrific, completely undeserved death -- after the table they are using to cross an elevator shaft collapses, he is left clinging to Richard's leg while Dylan and Robert attempt to pull both of them up, to no avail. Realizing the elevator is about to give way, Dylan orders Richard to shake Valentin off or they will both die. Valentin falls and is impaled on a piece of metal at the bottom, then crushed by the falling elevator, which explodes, setting the entire elevator shaft on fire.]]



* KillEmAll: [[spoiler:All but six people onboard the ship perish.]]

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