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* BigBrotherInstinct: Will is very protective of Marni, and even offers himself to solve all of her issues if she just give him the names of the girls who bully her. He also [[spoiler:breaks off his engagement to Joanna as soon as he sees how she treated Marni in high school]].
* BlasphemousBoast: In [[spoiler: Joanna's time capsule video, true to her [[AlphaBitch character]]]], she boasts to the camera "The meek shall ''[[DarkReprise not]]'' inherit the Earth". [[spoiler: This [[IronicEcho comes back to bite her]] when Joanna (who has become [[TookALevelInKindness kind and "meek"]]) has her engagement broken off by Will.]]

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* BigBrotherInstinct: Will is very protective of Marni, and even offers himself to solve all of her issues if she just give gives him the names of the girls who bully bullied her. He also [[spoiler:breaks off his engagement to Joanna as soon as he sees how she treated Marni in high school]].
* BlasphemousBoast: In [[spoiler: Joanna's time capsule video, true to her [[AlphaBitch character]]]], she boasts to the camera "The meek shall ''[[DarkReprise not]]'' inherit the Earth". [[spoiler: This [[IronicEcho comes back to bite her]] when Joanna (who has become [[TookALevelInKindness kind and "meek"]]) TookALevelInKindness in the years since) has her engagement broken off by Will.]]



* CouldHaveAvoidedThisPlot: [[spoiler: If Joanna had just apologized to Marni for being the horrible person she admits she was, they really could have started over like she said she wanted. The blame for the mess is not one sided however. Marni could have just as easily confronted Joanna in private rather than the RoaringRampageOfRevenge and gotten the apology she wanted in a quiet and dignified manner]]

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* CouldHaveAvoidedThisPlot: [[spoiler: If [[spoiler:If Joanna had just apologized to Marni for being from the horrible person she admits she was, start, they really could have started over like she said she wanted. The blame for the mess is not one sided sided, however. Marni could have just as easily confronted Joanna in private rather than go on the RoaringRampageOfRevenge that she did and gotten get the apology she wanted in a quiet and dignified manner]]



* IHatePastMe: Joanna with regards to her past as an AlphaBitch bully.



** Grandma Bunny initially [[spoiler: but ultimately averted after her long lost rival [[HereWeGoAgain shows up at the end of the movie]].]]

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** Grandma Bunny initially [[spoiler: but ultimately averted after her own long lost rival [[HereWeGoAgain shows up at the end of the movie]].]]



* ReformedBully: Played with. Joanna is not a bully any longer, she has no intention of mistreating Marni as they meet again and [[spoiler: [[SincerityMode genuinely]] does want to start over again. However, she does this by acting like what happened back in high school was not a big deal]].

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* ReformedBully: Played with. Joanna is not a bully any longer, she has no intention of mistreating Marni as they meet again and [[spoiler: [[SincerityMode genuinely]] does want to start over again. put the past behind them. However, she does this by acting like what happened back in high school was not a big deal]].deal, much to Marni's consternation.



* SchoolBullyingIsHarmless: Subverted, Marni was entirely too messed up for what Joanna put her through, to such a level that she moved away from the city as soon as she got the chance. When they finally confront each other, Marni states that Joanna can't just brush off her actions just because it happened in high school, since [[{{Deconstruction}} it had lasting damage on Marni's mentality and self-image]].

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* SchoolBullyingIsHarmless: Subverted, Marni was entirely too messed up for what Subverted and deconstructed. The bullying Joanna put her through, Marni through deeply hurt Marni to such a level the point that she moved away from the city their hometown as soon as she got the chance. chance and reinvent herself drastically so as to never experience that pain again. When they finally confront each other, Marni states that Joanna can't just brush off her actions just because it happened in high school, since [[{{Deconstruction}} it had lasting damage on Marni's mentality and self-image]].self-image.



* TookALevelInKindness: Joanna, though it takes Marni the entire movie to realize it.

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* TookALevelInKindness: Joanna, though it takes Marni the entire movie to realize it.it's genuine.

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* TheAtoner: Joanna is genuinely ashamed of how she behaved in high school and spent years trying to compensate for it, but having to directly deal with Marni made her panic and claim to not remember her at all.


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* DancePartyEnding: It's a romantic comedy with a wedding climax, of course it will show the reception over the end credits.


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* IWantYouToMeetAnOldFriendOfMine: [[spoiler: Grandma Bunny, played by Creator/BettyWhite, meets an old high school rival Helen, played by Creator/ClorisLeachman. They had worked together on ''Series/TheMaryTylerMooreShow'']].



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* BlasphemousBoast: In [[spoiler: Joanna's time capsule video, true to her [[AlphaBitch character]]]], she boasts to the camera "The meek shall ''[[DarkReprise not]]'' inherit the Earth".

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* BlasphemousBoast: In [[spoiler: Joanna's time capsule video, true to her [[AlphaBitch character]]]], she boasts to the camera "The meek shall ''[[DarkReprise not]]'' inherit the Earth". [[spoiler: This [[IronicEcho comes back to bite her]] when Joanna (who has become [[TookALevelInKindness kind and "meek"]]) has her engagement broken off by Will.]]


* TheCameo: [[spoiler:Wrestling/DwayneJohnson, uncredited, as the Air Marshal on Marni's plane; and Cloris Leachman (also uncredited) as Helen. And, of course, Hall And Oates perform at the end.]]

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* TheCameo: [[spoiler:Wrestling/DwayneJohnson, uncredited, as the Air Marshal on Marni's plane; and Cloris Leachman (also uncredited) as Helen. And, of course, Hall And Oates perform at the end. Also [[Series/{{Dallas}} Patrick Duffy]] as Ramona's high school crush (grown up, of course).]]


* BullyingTheDragon: It's pretty unwise of Joanna to belittle and refuse to apologize to Marni (her former victim), especially when the latter just so happens to be the sister of her fiance. [[spoiler: Later, Marni makes good on her resolve to make Joanna regret her choices.]]



* SchoolBullyingIsHarmless: Subverted, Marni was entirely too messed up for what Joanna put her through, to such a level that she moved away from the city as soon as she got the chance. When they finally confront each other, Marni states that Joanna can't just brush off her actions just because it happened in high school, since it had lasting damage on Marni's mentality and self-image.

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* SchoolBullyingIsHarmless: Subverted, Marni was entirely too messed up for what Joanna put her through, to such a level that she moved away from the city as soon as she got the chance. When they finally confront each other, Marni states that Joanna can't just brush off her actions just because it happened in high school, since [[{{Deconstruction}} it had lasting damage on Marni's mentality and self-image.self-image]].



* SmugSnake: Probably why [[spoiler: teenage Joanna thought it was a good idea to bully Marni in front of the camera and bitterly advertise "It's better to be bad" was because she was certain at the time that nobody would see the video for 50 years. How wrong she was.]]

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* SmugSnake: Probably why [[spoiler: teenage Joanna thought it was a good idea to bully Marni in front of the camera and bitterly advertise "It's better to be bad" was because she was certain at the time that nobody would see the video for 50 years. [[TemptingFate How wrong she was.was]].]]


* FunWithAcronyms: Marci Oliva Olsen. M.O.O.

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* FunWithAcronyms: Marci Marni Oliva Olsen. M.O.O. [[DeconstructedTrope Unfortunately]], it was one of Joanna's cruel excuses to bully Marni back in High School.



* ReformedBully: Played with. Joanna is not a bully any longer, she has no intention of mistreating Marni as they meet again and [[spoiler:genuinely does want to start over again. However, she does this by acting like what happened back in high school was not a big deal]].

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* ReformedBully: Played with. Joanna is not a bully any longer, she has no intention of mistreating Marni as they meet again and [[spoiler:genuinely [[spoiler: [[SincerityMode genuinely]] does want to start over again. However, she does this by acting like what happened back in high school was not a big deal]].

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* SureLetsGoWithThat: When Will blames [[spoiler:the collapsing treehouse]] on termites, Marni and her brother don't try to explain the truth.


* AlphaBitch: Joanna [[spoiler:formerly]].

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* AlphaBitch: Joanna Joanna, [[spoiler:formerly]].



* TheBrideWithAPast: Marni realizes her brother is about to marry the Alpha Bitch who made her life miserable in high school.

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* TheBrideWithAPast: Marni realizes her brother is about to marry the Alpha Bitch AlphaBitch who made her life miserable in high school.



** In the present, despite her adamance to prove she has changed for the better, she stubbornly refuses to acknowledge and apologize for her wrongdoings towards Marni, which she later reasons was because she thought it would be better to just leave it all in the past and start over.

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** In the present, despite her adamance desire to prove she has changed for the better, she stubbornly refuses to acknowledge and apologize for her wrongdoings towards Marni, which she later reasons was because she thought it would be better to just leave it all in the past and start over.



** Grandma Bunny initially [[spoiler: but ultimatly averted after her long lost rival [[HereWeGoAgain shows up at the end of the movie]].]]

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** Grandma Bunny initially [[spoiler: but ultimatly ultimately averted after her long lost rival [[HereWeGoAgain shows up at the end of the movie]].]]



* ReformedBully: Played with. Joanna is not a bully any longer, she has no intention of mistreating Marni as they meet again and [[spoiler:do intend to start over their relationships, however, she does this by pretending to not know who she is and brushing off or flat-out ignoring their awful relation in high school]].

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* ReformedBully: Played with. Joanna is not a bully any longer, she has no intention of mistreating Marni as they meet again and [[spoiler:do intend [[spoiler:genuinely does want to start over their relationships, however, again. However, she does this by pretending to not know who she is and brushing off or flat-out ignoring their awful relation acting like what happened back in high school]].school was not a big deal]].



* SmugSnake: Probably why [[spoiler: teenage Joanna thought it was a good idea to bully Marni in front of the camera and bitterly advertise "It's better to be bad" was because she was %100 certain at the time that nobody would see the video for 50 years. How wrong she was.]]

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* SmugSnake: Probably why [[spoiler: teenage Joanna thought it was a good idea to bully Marni in front of the camera and bitterly advertise "It's better to be bad" was because she was %100 certain at the time that nobody would see the video for 50 years. How wrong she was.]]


** In the present, despite her adamance to prove she has changed for the better, she stubbornly brushes off attempts to accept and apologize for her wrong doings towards Marni, which she later reasons was because she thought it would be better to just ignore and start over.

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** In the present, despite her adamance to prove she has changed for the better, she stubbornly brushes off attempts refuses to accept acknowledge and apologize for her wrong doings wrongdoings towards Marni, which she later reasons was because she thought it would be better to just ignore leave it all in the past and start over.


* BigBrotherInstinct: Will is very protective of Marni, and even offers himself to solve all of her issues if she just give him the names of the girls ho bully her. He also [[spoiler:breaks off his engagement to Joanna as soon as he sees how she treated Marni in high school]].

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* BigBrotherInstinct: Will is very protective of Marni, and even offers himself to solve all of her issues if she just give him the names of the girls ho who bully her. He also [[spoiler:breaks off his engagement to Joanna as soon as he sees how she treated Marni in high school]].


* OnlySaneMan: Marni's father, who unleashes a withering TheReasonYouSuckSpeech on his wife and daughter after their escalating antics [[spoiler: seemed to tear the wedding weekend apart.]]
** Grandma Bunny initially [[spoiler: but ultimatly averted after her long lost rival [[HereWeGoAgain shows up at the end of the movie]].]]



%% * TeensAreMonsters

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%% * TeensAreMonstersTeensAreMonsters: Joanna certainly was, and her friends back her up. Will was an aversion, he was a good guy both in school and later in life.

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* InnocentlyInsensitive: Gail [[spoiler:genuinely had no idea all her accomplishments throughout high school left Ramona feeling stuck in her shadow and that Ramona’s crush asked her to prom.]]


** In the present, despite her adamance to prove she has changed for the better, she stubbornly brushes off attempts to accept and apologise for her wrong doings towards Marni, which she later reasons was because she thought it would be better to just ignore and start over.
* ReformedBully: Played with. Joanna is not a bully any longer, she has no intention os mistreating Marni as they meet again and [[spoiler:do intend to start over their relationships, however, she does this by pretending to not know who she is and brushing off or flat-out ignoring their awful relation in high school]].
* ReformedButRejected: Joanna, though she re-TookALevelInJerkass partway through the movie.
* ReplacementGoldfish: Joanna admits to Marni that, at least partially, the love she receives from the family seems to come from the fact that they miss Marni.

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** In the present, despite her adamance to prove she has changed for the better, she stubbornly brushes off attempts to accept and apologise apologize for her wrong doings towards Marni, which she later reasons was because she thought it would be better to just ignore and start over.
* PetTheDog: [[spoiler: Joanna's apology is what finally cements her HeelFaceTurn.]]
* ReformedBully: Played with. Joanna is not a bully any longer, she has no intention os of mistreating Marni as they meet again and [[spoiler:do intend to start over their relationships, however, she does this by pretending to not know who she is and brushing off or flat-out ignoring their awful relation in high school]].
* ReformedButRejected: Joanna, though she re-TookALevelInJerkass partway through the movie.
movie. [[spoiler: She reforms after [[BreakTheHaughty her wedding is called off]], and this time, it sticks.]]
* ReplacementGoldfish: Joanna admits to Marni that, at least partially, the love she receives from the Marni's family seems to come from the fact that they miss ''miss'' Marni.

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