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* AgonyOfTheFeet: One of the gunmen in Amador City is shot in the foot by Chisolm.



* WouldHitAGirl: During the opening, Denali murders one of the Rose Creek citizens by throwing a tomahawk into her back. He also tries to murder Emma during the climax.
* WouldHurtAChild: It is a given that innocent children would more than likely die if Rose Creek is [[spoiler:hit with a barrage from a Gatling Gun]]; a fact that a sociopath like Bogue would more than likely not even think, much less care about.
* WorthyOpponent: Although ultimately deciding to execute the mortally-wounded [[spoiler:Faraday]] anyway, Bogue's Gatling Gun operator still showed genuine admiration for his valiant and suicidal charge reaching their wagons, and even handed his dying-enemy a lit-match to light his OneLastSmoke out of respect for his courage.... [[spoiler:this backfires as Faraday uses it instead to light one last dynamite, blowing the goons and himself to Kingdom Come.]]


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* WouldHitAGirl: During the opening, Denali murders one of the Rose Creek citizens by throwing a tomahawk into her back. He also tries to murder Emma during the climax.
* WouldHurtAChild: It is a given that innocent children would more than likely die if Rose Creek is [[spoiler:hit with a barrage from a Gatling Gun]]; a fact that a sociopath like Bogue would more than likely not even think, much less care about.
* WorthyOpponent: Although ultimately deciding to execute the mortally-wounded [[spoiler:Faraday]] anyway, Bogue's Gatling Gun operator still showed genuine admiration for his valiant and suicidal charge reaching their wagons, and even handed his dying-enemy a lit-match to light his OneLastSmoke out of respect for his courage.... [[spoiler:this backfires as Faraday uses it instead to light one last dynamite, blowing the goons and himself to Kingdom Come.]]
* WritersCannotDoMath: When Sheriff Harp goes to report to Bogue, Bogue asks that “Seven men walk into my town [and] dispatch with 22 of the best guns money can buy?” The Seven kill 34 of Bogue’s {{Mooks}} onscreen.


* BatmanGambit: Chisholm's own tactics count primarily on Bogue's hubris, and he says this to everyone explicitly. While setting up the defenses for the town, the Seven anticipate what the attackers will do and design their plan accordingly, assuming they won't do anything but charge in guns blazing. [[spoiler:It works perfectly. Only Bogue's Gatling gun gives his force a chance of victory, and even then he'd have been down to less than a dozen survivors.]]

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* BatmanGambit: Chisholm's Chisolm's own tactics count primarily on Bogue's hubris, and he says this to everyone explicitly. While setting up the defenses for the town, the Seven anticipate what the attackers will do and design their plan accordingly, assuming they won't do anything but charge in guns blazing. [[spoiler:It works perfectly. Only Bogue's Gatling gun gives his force a chance of victory, and even then he'd have been down to less than a dozen survivors.]]



* BewareTheSillyOnes: Faraday is a jokester, often quite silly, and generally comes across as an easygoing sort of fellow...but when he's driven to kill, he can get downright ''cruel''. He's very merciless and ''very'' fast on the trigger, and frequently uses card tricks and misdirection to throw people off guard.

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* BewareTheSillyOnes: Faraday is a jokester, often quite silly, and generally comes across as an easygoing sort of fellow... but when he's driven to kill, he can get downright ''cruel''. He's very merciless and ''very'' fast on the trigger, and frequently uses card tricks and misdirection to throw people off guard.



* ConvenientlyTimedAttackFromBehind: Combined with a BaitAndSwitchGunshot. While Chisholm is monologuing and prolonging Bogue's strangulation, Bogue is busily fishing a derringer out of his boot with which to shoot Chisholm. Emma shows up just in time to shoot Bogue before Bogue can shoot Chisholm. Played with in that Emma comes up behind ''Chisholm'' and not Bogue in order to deliver the fatal shot.

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* ConvenientlyTimedAttackFromBehind: Combined with a BaitAndSwitchGunshot. While Chisholm Chisolm is monologuing and prolonging Bogue's strangulation, Bogue is busily fishing a derringer out of his boot with which to shoot Chisholm. Chisolm. Emma shows up just in time to shoot Bogue before Bogue can shoot Chisholm. Chisolm. Played with in that Emma comes up behind ''Chisholm'' ''Chisolm'' and not Bogue in order to deliver the fatal shot.



** Chisholm was a USCT in the Civil War and became a bounty hunter after witnessing his mother and sisters get raped and murdered by ex-Rebel mercenaries working for Bogue.

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** Chisholm Chisolm was a USCT in the Civil War and became a bounty hunter after witnessing his mother and sisters get raped and murdered by ex-Rebel mercenaries working for Bogue.



* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler:Faraday gives up his life in a suicide ride to blow up the Gatling gun with a stick of dynamite. Horne also dies trying to reach TheBrute, likely in a (successful) attempt to steer his attention from the wounded soldier behind him. Billy and Goodnight die providing cover fire so Faraday can destroy the gatling gun]].

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* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler:Faraday gives up his life in a suicide ride to blow up the Gatling gun with a stick of dynamite. Horne also dies trying to reach TheBrute, likely in a (successful) attempt to steer his attention from the wounded soldier behind him. Billy and Goodnight die providing cover fire so Faraday can destroy the gatling gun]].Gatling Gun]].



* TryToFitThatOnABusinessCard: Chisholm occasionally announces himself by his full list of legal titles, certifications, and deputizations. It takes a while.

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* TryToFitThatOnABusinessCard: Chisholm Chisolm occasionally announces himself by his full list of legal titles, certifications, and deputizations. It takes a while.



** Happens again with Faraday later in the movie. After being shot off his horse while approaching the Gatling gun, the crewmen manning it don't bother to finish him off until it's too late for them. Apparently the dozens upon dozens of their fellow troops he gunned down on the way there wasn't enough for them to take a hint.

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** Happens again with Faraday later in the movie. After being shot off his horse while approaching the Gatling gun, Gun, the crewmen manning it don't bother to finish him off until it's too late for them. Apparently Apparently, the dozens upon dozens of their fellow troops he gunned down on the way there wasn't enough for them to take a hint.



* YourCheatingHeart: Faraday has a wife named Ethel (the pistol in his right-side holster) ''and'' a girlfriend named Maria (the other pistol in his crossdraw holster--Ethel doesn't know about her), and also flirts with Emma throughout the film.

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* YourCheatingHeart: Faraday has a wife named Ethel (the pistol in his right-side holster) ''and'' a girlfriend named Maria (the other pistol in his crossdraw holster--Ethel holster -- Ethel doesn't know about her), and also flirts with Emma throughout the film.


* BadassCrew: The posse that Chisolm assembles to help Emma is composed by people who individually qualify for OneManArmy status. Each of them is responsible for at least a dozen deaths during the film:
** Chisolm: 32

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* BadassCrew: The posse that Chisolm assembles to help Emma is composed by people who individually qualify for OneManArmy status. Each of them is responsible for at least a dozen deaths during the film:
film, just see [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FEMpl_SUCdc this video]]:
** Chisolm: 3238



** Horne: 31
** Billy Rocks: 39

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** Horne: 31
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** Billy Rocks: 3947



* ForDoomTheBellTolls: A deep chime rings out when [[spoiler:Goodnight and Billy are mowed down by the Gatling gun, followed by a low OneWomanWail as Billy lies mortally wounded in the belfry.]]

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* ForDoomTheBellTolls: ForDoomTheBellTolls:
** A deep bell tone is heard as the camera focuses on each of the Seven as dawn breaks for the FinalBattle.
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A deep chime rings out when [[spoiler:Goodnight and Billy are mowed down by the Gatling gun, followed by a low OneWomanWail as Billy lies mortally wounded in the belfry.]]



* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler:Faraday gives up his life in a suicide ride to blow up the Gatling gun with a stick of dynamite. Horne also dies trying to reach TheDragon, likely in a (successful) attempt to steer his attention from the wounded soldier behind him. Billy and Goodnight die providing cover fire so Faraday can destroy the gatling gun]].

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* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler:Faraday gives up his life in a suicide ride to blow up the Gatling gun with a stick of dynamite. Horne also dies trying to reach TheDragon, TheBrute, likely in a (successful) attempt to steer his attention from the wounded soldier behind him. Billy and Goodnight die providing cover fire so Faraday can destroy the gatling gun]].


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* ManOnFire: Happens to one of Bogue's {{Mooks}} during the FinalBattle.


To elaborate, Farraday, a Southerner, is speaking to a group of townspeople asking if any of them have combat experience. Given their geographic location and the film's time period, many of them would likely be CSA veterans, and as such would've likely aligned with the "Lost Cause of the South." A more era-appropriate pro-Southern term for the Civil War would've been "The War of Southern Independence."

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To elaborate, Farraday, Faraday, a Southerner, is speaking to a group of townspeople asking if any of them have combat experience. Given their geographic location and the film's time period, many of them would likely be CSA veterans, and as such would've likely aligned with the "Lost Cause of the South." A more era-appropriate pro-Southern term for the Civil War would've been "The War of Southern Independence."



* AwesomeMcCoolName: Joshua Faraday, Billy Rocks, Jack Horne are only a sample of the several cool-souding names in the film.

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* AwesomeMcCoolName: Joshua Faraday, Billy Rocks, and Jack Horne are only a sample of the several cool-souding cool-sounding names in the film.



* BadassBeard: Jack Horne has a very respectable, scraggly mane of hair. Faraday, Goodnight and Vasquez have decent ones as well.

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* BadassBeard: Jack Horne has a very respectable, scraggly mane of hair. Faraday, Goodnight Goodnight, and Vasquez have decent ones as well.



* BilingualDialogue: Red Harvest and Chisolm's first conversation is entirely (and accurately) in Comanache, along with a few other lines from Red that are either in Comanache or Martin Sensmeier's native Tlinglit. And, of course, Vasquez's Spanish.
* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:The town is saved and Bogue and all his men are dead. But four of the Seven are dead, along with a significant portion of the townsfolk. And the town is in ruins. Hopefully they’ll help themselves to Bogue’s gold in order to rebuild it.]]

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* BilingualDialogue: Red Harvest and Chisolm's first conversation is entirely (and accurately) in Comanache, Comanche, along with a few other lines from Red that are either in Comanache Comanche or Martin Sensmeier's native Tlinglit. And, of course, Vasquez's Spanish.
* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:The town is saved and Bogue and all his men are dead. But four of the Seven are dead, along with a significant portion of the townsfolk. And the town is in ruins. Hopefully Hopefully, they’ll help themselves to Bogue’s gold in order to rebuild it.]]



* BlackDudeDiesFirst: [[spoiler:Averted. In fact, the three survivors are an African-American, a Native American and a Mexican, whilst all three of the white dudes end up dead.]]

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* BlackDudeDiesFirst: [[spoiler:Averted. In fact, the three survivors are an African-American, a Native American American, and a Mexican, whilst all three of the white dudes end up dead.]]



* BookEnds: Bogue's first and last scenes in the film are in Rose Creek's church, [[spoiler:in fact, he dies on very nearly the same spot where he made his BlasphemousBoast in the beginning.]]

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* BookEnds: Bogue's first and last scenes in the film are in Rose Creek's church, [[spoiler:in church. [[spoiler:In fact, he dies on very nearly the same spot where he made his BlasphemousBoast in the beginning.]]



** Robicheaux is a textbook example. Billy wins both of them a bet and one of the losers refuses to pay, somebody points out that this is Goodnight Robicheaux, he becomes terrified, apologizes and when Robicheaux tells him to pay double, he does so with no reluctance.

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** Robicheaux is a textbook example. Billy wins both of them a bet and one of the losers refuses to pay, somebody points out that this is Goodnight Robicheaux, he becomes terrified, apologizes apologizes, and when Robicheaux tells him to pay double, he does so with no reluctance.



** Chisolm approaches a target in a friendly, calm manner, slowly reveals his real agenda, nonlethally disarms his bouncers, and then kills him.

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** Chisolm approaches a target in a friendly, calm manner, slowly reveals his real agenda, nonlethally non-lethally disarms his bouncers, and then kills him.


** The QuickDraw - Chisolm who can outdraw four men at once, Faraday who is skilled at the surprise draw, and Billy who can pull this off with knives as well as his revolver. Billy takes it UpToEleven in his introductory scene when he wins a QuickDraw contest to the death with a hairpin tangled in his hair.
** FriendlySniper - Goodnight, a legendary sharpshooter. [[spoiler:While it takes a while for him to break through his PTSD, once he does - he doesn't miss]].

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** The QuickDraw - -- Chisolm who can outdraw four men at once, Faraday who is skilled at the surprise draw, and Billy who can pull this off with knives as well as his revolver. Billy takes it UpToEleven in his introductory scene when he wins a QuickDraw contest to the death with a hairpin tangled in his hair.
** FriendlySniper - -- Goodnight, a legendary sharpshooter. [[spoiler:While it takes a while for him to break through his PTSD, once he does - -- he doesn't miss]].



** On the other hand, while Jack Horne ''has'' a gun, most of his kills are racked up with a [[AnAxeToGrind tomahawk]] which he usually goes in close for - though he can throw it with lethal accuracy if he chooses to.

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** On the other hand, while Jack Horne ''has'' a gun, most of his kills are racked up with a [[AnAxeToGrind tomahawk]] tomahawk]], which he usually goes in close for - -- though he can throw it with lethal accuracy if he chooses to.



** On the attackers side, Bogue's goons ride straight towards the town in a mad charge without bothering to check what possible countermeasures might be in place, all the while Bogue makes no attempt to use [[spoiler:the Gatling gun]] he brought along until ''after'' most of his men had gotten either slaughtered... or pinned down in the line of fire.

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** On the attackers attackers' side, Bogue's goons ride straight towards the town in a mad charge without bothering to check what possible countermeasures might be in place, all the while Bogue makes no attempt to use [[spoiler:the Gatling gun]] he brought along until ''after'' most of his men had gotten either slaughtered... or pinned down in the line of fire.



* ImprobableAimingSkills: If one of the Seven shoots at something (with guns, arrows, knives or tomahawks) they will hit it, no matter how improbable the odds.

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* ImprobableAimingSkills: If one of the Seven shoots at something (with guns, arrows, knives knives, or tomahawks) they will hit it, no matter how improbable the odds.



* InsistentTerminology: Sam Chisolm would have you know that he is a ''duly sworn warrant officer,'' not a bounty hunter - primarily meaning that he is sent to track specific men for specific crimes, not merely gunning down criminals for cash.

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* InsistentTerminology: Sam Chisolm would have you know that he is a ''duly sworn warrant officer,'' not a bounty hunter - -- primarily meaning that he is sent to track specific men for specific crimes, not merely gunning down criminals for cash.



* LivingEmotionalCrutch: Billy is this for Goodnight. The latter saying the former "keeps him on the level." Subverted as once [[spoiler:Goodnight skips town]] Billy hits the drink hard.
* LivingLegend: Horne and Goodnight, who are both actually described as "living legends". Horne is legendary as a tough-as-nails badass who survived all manner of bizarre stuff in the wilderness and hunted down several Indians, and Goodnight is a legend as the most feared Confederate sharpshooter during the war (thus his RedBaron of "The Angel of Death").

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* LivingEmotionalCrutch: Billy is this for Goodnight. The latter saying the former "keeps him on the level." Subverted as once [[spoiler:Goodnight skips town]] town]], Billy hits the drink hard.
* LivingLegend: Horne and Goodnight, who are both actually described as "living legends". Horne is legendary as a tough-as-nails badass who survived all manner of bizarre stuff in the wilderness and hunted down several Indians, and Goodnight is a legend as the most feared Confederate sharpshooter during the war (thus (thus, his RedBaron of "The Angel of Death").



* TheManTheyCouldntHang: At the very end of the movie it is revealed that [[spoiler:Chisolm has a scar around the base of his neck from where a group of Confederate renegades tried to hang him on Bogue's orders, back in Kansas.]]

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* TheManTheyCouldntHang: At the very end of the movie movie, it is revealed that [[spoiler:Chisolm has a scar around the base of his neck from where a group of Confederate renegades tried to hang him on Bogue's orders, back in Kansas.]]



** Downplayed with Faraday. He and Vasquez get into it a bit (in fact, his first reaction to seeing Vasquez is something akin to, "Oh, great. They brought a Mexican.") [[spoiler:Also, calling a short, obviously Irish acquaintance of his a 'leprechaun'.]] He's cracking jokes half the time and probably doesn't mean anything by it. He doesn't seem to have any issue at all with the African-American Chisolm [[spoiler:and they seemed headed for a friendship had Faraday survived]]. Given the setting of the movie (1879), FairForItsDay probably also applies - no pun intended.

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** Downplayed with Faraday. He and Vasquez get into it a bit (in fact, his first reaction to seeing Vasquez is something akin to, "Oh, great. They brought a Mexican.") [[spoiler:Also, calling a short, obviously Irish acquaintance of his a 'leprechaun'.]] He's cracking jokes half the time and probably doesn't mean anything by it. He doesn't seem to have any issue at all with the African-American Chisolm [[spoiler:and they seemed headed for a friendship had Faraday survived]]. Given the setting of the movie (1879), FairForItsDay probably also applies - -- no pun intended.



* ObiWanMoment: As he lays dying, [[spoiler:Horne stops raging and starts breathing slow, acquiring a very relaxed expression, calmly embracing his fate. It calls back to an earlier comment of his that he'd be proud to die alongside these men he respects]]

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* ObiWanMoment: As he lays dying, [[spoiler:Horne stops raging and starts breathing slow, acquiring a very relaxed expression, calmly embracing his fate. It calls back to an earlier comment of his that he'd be proud to die alongside these men he respects]] respects]].



** Between Red Harvest and Jack Horne (an Indian and a man with experience on hunting them) and Vasquez and Faraday (A Mexican and a man prejudiced against Mexicans).

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** Between Red Harvest and Jack Horne (an Indian and a man with experience on hunting them) them), and Vasquez and Faraday (A (a Mexican and a man prejudiced against Mexicans).



* OpenShirtTaunt: Sam unbuttons his shirt to reveal [[spoiler:a scar from a hanging noose, which he got from Bogue, who also killed his family]].

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* OpenShirtTaunt: Sam unbuttons his shirt to reveal [[spoiler:a scar from a hanging noose, which he got from Bogue, who also killed his family]].mother and sisters]].



* PoliticallyCorrectHistory: An inversion, of all things. The director noted that the Wild West was a lot more racially diverse than [[RealityIsUnrealistic most Westerns portrayed it]] and sought to reflect that when casting the 7. Their line-up might have been unusual for the times, but far from implausible. Goodnight lampshades this once their crew starts coming together.

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* PoliticallyCorrectHistory: An inversion, of all things. The director noted that the Wild West was a lot more racially diverse than [[RealityIsUnrealistic most Westerns portrayed it]] and sought to reflect that when casting the 7.Seven. Their line-up might have been unusual for the times, but far from implausible. Goodnight lampshades this once their crew starts coming together.



* PrecisionFStrike: Mixed with ForeignCussWord. When Faraday gets shot in the side, Vasquez goes berserk and shots the culprit multiple times while saying [[spoiler:'A chingar a tu madre cabrón']] which literally means [[spoiler:'Go fuck your mother asshole']].

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* PrecisionFStrike: Mixed with ForeignCussWord. When Faraday gets shot in the side, Vasquez goes berserk and shots shoots the culprit multiple times while saying [[spoiler:'A chingar a tu madre cabrón']] which literally means [[spoiler:'Go fuck your mother asshole']].



* ProfessionalGambler: Faraday appears to make his living by playing cards. He's not that good with dice though.
* QuickDraw: All the 7. Chisolm in particular deserves props for managing to do a QuickDraw quick enough to take out four men in four different corners of the room before they shoot him.
* TheQuietOne: Both Billy and Red Harvest remain rather, but not completely, silent and passive in a conversation. They do know English, so there's no LanguageBarrier. A late scene in the belltower shows that Billy is actually capable of being chatty and boisterous - when he's alone with Goodnight, at least.

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* ProfessionalGambler: Faraday appears to make his living by playing cards. He's not that good with dice dice, though.
* QuickDraw: All the 7.Seven. Chisolm in particular deserves props for managing to do a QuickDraw quick enough to take out four men in four different corners of the room before they shoot him.
* TheQuietOne: Both Billy and Red Harvest remain rather, but not completely, silent and passive in a conversation. They do know English, so there's no LanguageBarrier. A late scene in the belltower shows that Billy is actually capable of being chatty and boisterous - -- when he's alone with Goodnight, at least.



* RailingKill: Happens to the Blackstone thug Red Harvest kills as he comes charging out of the barbershop. Later [[spoiler:it happens to Goodnight when he is shot in the belfry of the church.]]

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* RailingKill: Happens to the Blackstone thug Red Harvest kills as he comes charging out of the barbershop. Later Later, [[spoiler:it happens to Goodnight when he is shot in the belfry of the church.]]



* ShellShockedVeteran: His experiences during UsefulNotes/TheAmericanCivilWar left Robicheaux severely traumatized. [[spoiler:He is unable to function in a fight for most of the movie and he keeps having flashbacks to his time in the front.]] Billy and Chisolm are very sympathetic to his troubles, though Faraday suspects his reputation to be fraudulent until Robicheaux allows himself to be goaded into demonstrating on a practice dummy.

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* ShellShockedVeteran: His experiences during UsefulNotes/TheAmericanCivilWar left Robicheaux severely traumatized. [[spoiler:He is unable to function in a fight for most of the movie and he keeps having flashbacks to his time in on the front.]] Billy and Chisolm are very sympathetic to his troubles, though Faraday suspects his reputation to be fraudulent until Robicheaux allows himself to be goaded into demonstrating on a practice dummy.



* TheSouthpaw: Robicheaux, Horne and Vasquez are all left-handed.

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* TheSouthpaw: Robicheaux, Horne Horne, and Vasquez are all left-handed.



* TribalFacePaint: Both Red Harvest and Denali wear these, Red Harvest being particularly impressive with his red, black and white face paint mimicking a red faced beast with gaping jaws.
* TrollingTranslator: Red Harvest examines a plate to food with an expression of visible disgust before pushing it aside and noting that "White men's food is only fit for dogs," in Comanche. When Horne asks what was said, Chisolm says Red Harvest was telling Horne to stop eyeing his hairline.
* TheTropeKid: Earl has taken to calling to calling himself 'the Two-Gun Kid'. His brother thinks its a stupid name. So does Faraday.

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* TribalFacePaint: Both Red Harvest and Denali wear these, Red Harvest being particularly impressive with his red, black black, and white face paint mimicking a red faced beast with gaping jaws.
* TrollingTranslator: Red Harvest examines a plate to of food with an expression of visible disgust before pushing it aside and noting that "White men's food is only fit for dogs," in Comanche. When Horne asks what was said, Chisolm says Red Harvest was telling Horne to stop eyeing his hairline.
* TheTropeKid: Earl has taken to calling to calling himself 'the Two-Gun Kid'. His brother thinks its it's a stupid name. So does Faraday.



* VitriolicBestBuds: Faraday and Vasquez spend most of their screentime trading derogatory racial slurs jokes with each other, but end up being very close friends to the point where Vasquez guns down one of Bogue's main henchmen in a rage after he wounded Faraday.
* VocalDissonance: Jack Horne is a massive bear of a man, an expert tracker and a vicious killer. He also has a very squeaky high pitched voice that sounds more than a little bit reminiscent of Creator/SlimPickens.

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* VitriolicBestBuds: Faraday and Vasquez spend most of their screentime trading derogatory racial slurs and jokes with each other, but end up being very close friends friends, to the point where Vasquez guns down one of Bogue's main henchmen in a rage after he wounded Faraday.
* VocalDissonance: Jack Horne is a massive bear of a man, an expert tracker and a vicious killer. He also has a very squeaky high pitched voice that sounds more than a little bit reminiscent of Creator/SlimPickens.Slim Pickens.



** Jack Horne typically has four weapons on him: a lever-action rifle, a revolver, tomahawk and knife.

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** Jack Horne typically has four weapons on him: a lever-action rifle, a revolver, tomahawk tomahawk, and knife.


** Chris' line "I've been offered a lot in my work, but never everything" is a direct quote from the original.

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** Chris' Sam's line "I've been offered a lot in my work, but never everything" is a direct quote from the original.


* ActorAllusion: This isn't the first time Byung-hun Lee has played a KnifeNut assassin, having done the same as Chang-yi in ''Film/TheGoodTheBadTheWeird''.



** Red Harvest tracks the Six the same way [[Film/TheMagnificentSeven Chico]] and [[Film/SevenSamurai Kikuchiyo]] do, although unlike the other two he never had a formal introduction beforehand.

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** Red Harvest tracks the Six the same way [[Film/TheMagnificentSeven [[Film/TheMagnificentSeven1960 Chico]] and [[Film/SevenSamurai Kikuchiyo]] do, although unlike the other two he never had a formal introduction beforehand.



** Bogue directly lifts a quote from his counterpart, [[Film/TheMagnificentSeven Calvera]]. "If God didn't want them sheared, he would not have made them sheep."

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** Bogue directly lifts a quote from his counterpart, [[Film/TheMagnificentSeven [[Film/TheMagnificentSeven1960 Calvera]]. "If God didn't want them sheared, he would not have made them sheep."


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** Chris' line "I've been offered a lot in my work, but never everything" is a direct quote from the original.

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** Goodnight keeps telling Billy he hears the sound of an owl, which is a reference to the book ''I Heard The Owl Call My Name''. [[spoiler:Goodnight sees as a PortentOfDoom, and he's right; he ends up being killed]].


** Horne, a pious MountainMan, has some similarities to [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Porter_Rockwell Orrin Porter Rockwell]]. Or, more likely, he's based off Josiah Sanchez, the eccentric preacher from the short-lived Magnificent Seven TV series.

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** Horne, a pious MountainMan, has some similarities to [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Porter_Rockwell Orrin Porter Rockwell]]. Or, more likely, he's based off Josiah Sanchez, the eccentric preacher from the short-lived Magnificent Seven TV series. He also seems to be based off of the real life Liver Eating Johnson, who was also known as "Crow Killer."


* TactfulTranslation: Red Harvest examines a plate to food with an expression of visible disgust before pushing it aside and noting that "White men's food is only fit for dogs," in Comanche. When one of the others ask Chisolm what was said the reply was "He's not hungry."


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* TrollingTranslator: Red Harvest examines a plate to food with an expression of visible disgust before pushing it aside and noting that "White men's food is only fit for dogs," in Comanche. When Horne asks what was said, Chisolm says Red Harvest was telling Horne to stop eyeing his hairline.

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** Chisolm approaches a target in a friendly, calm manner, slowly reveals his real agenda, nonlethally disarms his bouncers, and then kills him.
** Faraday is introduced gambling and then uses a card trick to distract and kill two disgruntled players he scammed.
** Vasquez is found hiding out in an abandoned cabin, lassos Emma, and claims the man he murdered deserved it.
** Billy is introduced killing a man armed with a gun using a thrown hairpin.
** Goodnight frightens a man who insulted Billy into apologizing with nothing but his reputation. He later freezes during the first battle.
** Horne is introduced killing two wannabe bounty hunters, one with an axe and the other with his bare hands. Keep in mind this was after he had his head smashed by a boulder and got pushed off a cliff.
** Red Harvest claims he is on a sacred quest from his elders. He then joins the party and seals the deal by sharing a raw deer liver with Chisolm.


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** Goodnight to Chisolm. Goodnight was being beaten up by Union Civil War veterans after the war and Chisolm saved him.

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* IOweYouMyLife:
** When confronted by Blackstones, Chisolm pretends Billy Rocks is his manservant, whose life he saved in Shanghai.


* AnachronismStew: Josh Faraday refers to the Civil War as "The War of Northern Aggression," a term that wouldn't come into use until the 1950's.
** To elaborate, Farraday, a Southerner, is speaking to a group of townspeople asking if any of them have combat experience. Given their geographic location and the film's time period, many of them would likely be CSA veterans, and as such would've likely aligned with the "Lost Cause of the South." A more era-appropriate pro-Southern term for the Civil War would've been "The War of Southern Independence."

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* AnachronismStew: AnachronismStew:
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Josh Faraday refers to the Civil War as "The War of Northern Aggression," a term that wouldn't come into use until the 1950's.
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1950's.\\
To elaborate, Farraday, a Southerner, is speaking to a group of townspeople asking if any of them have combat experience. Given their geographic location and the film's time period, many of them would likely be CSA veterans, and as such would've likely aligned with the "Lost Cause of the South." A more era-appropriate pro-Southern term for the Civil War would've been "The War of Southern Independence."



* BatmanGambit: Chisholm's own tactics count primarily on Bogue's hubris, and he says this to everyone explicitly.
** While setting up the defenses for the town, the Seven anticipate what the attackers will do and design their plan accordingly, assuming they won't do anything but charge in guns blazing. [[spoiler:It works perfectly. Only Bogue's Gatling gun gives his force a chance of victory, and even then he'd have been down to less than a dozen survivors.]]

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* BatmanGambit: Chisholm's own tactics count primarily on Bogue's hubris, and he says this to everyone explicitly.
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explicitly. While setting up the defenses for the town, the Seven anticipate what the attackers will do and design their plan accordingly, assuming they won't do anything but charge in guns blazing. [[spoiler:It works perfectly. Only Bogue's Gatling gun gives his force a chance of victory, and even then he'd have been down to less than a dozen survivors.]]



* BlastingItOutOfTheirHands: Chisolm does this to a bad guy in the climax. Unlike most examples, it is explicitly framed as a sadistic gesture to savour his fear rather than a heroic "no kill" one.
** In a case of RealityEnsues, Bogues' hand is mutilated from it.

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* BlastingItOutOfTheirHands: Chisolm does this to a bad guy in the climax. Unlike most examples, it is explicitly framed as a sadistic gesture to savour his fear rather than a heroic "no kill" one. \n** In a case of RealityEnsues, Bogues' hand is mutilated from it.



* BoomHeadshot: Goodnight, being a sharpshooter/sniper. [[spoiler:Faraday started to think he was a [[PhonyVeteran fraud]] due to him panicking and not firing his gun, after being insisted on that he shows the townsfolk how to shoot, Goodnight blasts the dummy's head clean off. Considering that the dummy's neck was a fairly sturdy chunk of wood, that's even more impressive, because it took half a dozen shots to do it.]]

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* BoomHeadshot: Goodnight, being a sharpshooter/sniper. [[spoiler:Faraday started to think he was a [[PhonyVeteran fraud]] fraud]], due to him his panicking and not firing his gun, gun; after being Faraday insisted on that he shows show the townsfolk how to shoot, Goodnight blasts the dummy's head clean off. Considering that the dummy's neck was a fairly sturdy chunk of wood, that's even more impressive, because it took half a dozen shots to do it.]]



** Horne, a pious MountainMan, has some similarities to [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Porter_Rockwell Orrin Porter Rockwell]].
*** Or, more likely, he's based off Josiah Sanchez, the eccentric preacher from the short-lived Magnificent Seven TV series.

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** Horne, a pious MountainMan, has some similarities to [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Porter_Rockwell Orrin Porter Rockwell]].
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Rockwell]]. Or, more likely, he's based off Josiah Sanchez, the eccentric preacher from the short-lived Magnificent Seven TV series.



* TheGunslinger: Six of the Seven are shown to be incredibly skilled gunmen,

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* TheGunslinger: Six of the Seven are shown to be incredibly skilled gunmen,gunmen:



* HeterosexualLifePartners: Billy and Goodnight are extremely close friends
** [[spoiler:Billy Is also very sympathetic to Goodnight, (who due to his PTSD is often unable to function) by lying that Goodnight's rifle was jammed rather than him just being too shell shocked to shoot it, offering him his cigarette when he's clearly on edge, reassuring him that his hallucinations "just dreams" and that nothing had followed him.]]

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* HeterosexualLifePartners: Billy and Goodnight are extremely close friends
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friends. [[spoiler:Billy Is also very sympathetic to Goodnight, (who due to his PTSD is often unable to function) by lying that Goodnight's rifle was jammed rather than him just being too shell shocked to shoot it, offering him his cigarette when he's clearly on edge, reassuring him that his hallucinations "just dreams" and that nothing had followed him.]]



* HollywoodTactics: The final battle is a perfect example of [[CurbStompBattle just how effective]] these tactics would be against an opponent who uses ''actual'' tactics.

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* HollywoodTactics: The final battle is a perfect example of [[CurbStompBattle just how effective]] these tactics would be against an opponent who uses ''actual'' tactics. tactics:



* KarmicDeath: The film begins with [[spoiler:Bogue burning down the town church. At the end of the final battle, Bogue is killed in the ruins of the very same church.]]

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* KarmicDeath: KarmicDeath:
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The film begins with [[spoiler:Bogue burning down the town church. At the end of the final battle, Bogue is killed in the ruins of the very same church.]]



* NamesToRunAwayFromReallyFast: Goodnight Robicheaux is probably example enough, but doubles when you find out his RedBaron: "The Angel of Death."

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* NamesToRunAwayFromReallyFast: NamesToRunAwayFromReallyFast:
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Goodnight Robicheaux is probably example enough, but doubles when you find out his RedBaron: "The Angel of Death."



* ShipTease: Faraday flirts with Emma Cullen. [[spoiler:Nothing comes of it because he dies in the final battle]].

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* ShipTease: ShipTease:
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Faraday flirts with Emma Cullen. [[spoiler:Nothing comes of it because he dies in the final battle]].



* WhereTheHellIsSpringfield: The movie gives contradictory information about the location of Rose Creek. The valley is stated to be 3 days ride from Sacramento, which would place it somewhere in the California side of the Sierra Nevada mountains. However, the Seven have to go through Comanche territory on their way to the town, placing Rose Creek somewhere in either present day eastern New Mexico, southeastern Colorado, southwestern Kansas, western Oklahoma, or northwest Texas. Also, the movie was filmed in Louisiana and New Mexico, and it shows.
** Then again, they never explicitly say that it's Comanche country. It could just be that he's a long way from home, and Chisolm is experienced enough to recognize a Comanche even outside of their territory (he speaks their language, after all). Red Harvest even cryptically states that the Elders told him his path was different from the rest of his people.

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* WhereTheHellIsSpringfield: The movie gives contradictory information about the location of Rose Creek. The valley is stated to be 3 days ride from Sacramento, which would place it somewhere in the California side of the Sierra Nevada mountains. However, the Seven have to go through Comanche territory on their way to the town, placing Rose Creek somewhere in either present day eastern New Mexico, southeastern Colorado, southwestern Kansas, western Oklahoma, or northwest Texas. Also, the movie was filmed in Louisiana and New Mexico, and it shows. \n** Then again, they never explicitly say that it's Comanche country. It could just be that he's a long way from home, and Chisolm is experienced enough to recognize a Comanche even outside of their territory (he speaks their language, after all). Red Harvest even cryptically states that the Elders told him his path was different from the rest of his people.



* WhyDontYaJustShootHim: Two men Faraday (possibly) cheated manage to get the drop on him and hold him at gunpoint. But instead of killing him they are talked into letting him perform a magic trick... it doesn't end well for the pair. One of them asks this very thing, but the other one just really likes magic tricks.

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* WhyDontYaJustShootHim: WhyDontYaJustShootHim:
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Two men Faraday (possibly) cheated manage to get the drop on him and hold him at gunpoint. But instead of killing him they are talked into letting him perform a magic trick... it doesn't end well for the pair. One of them asks this very thing, but the other one just really likes magic tricks.

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* BloodstainedGlassWindows: [[spoiler: Part of the final showdown between Chisolm and Bogue takes place in the burnt down church.]]


** Billy Rocks is a Korean immigrant (at a time when few people outside of east Asia had even heard of Korea) who is highly skilled at every form of violence known to man. He's such a badass because there's simply no other way he could have survived this long.

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** Billy Rocks is a Korean an Asian immigrant (at a time when few people outside of east Asia had even heard of Korea) who is highly skilled at every form of violence known to man. He's such a badass because there's simply no other way he could have survived this long.

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