Follow TV Tropes

Following

History Main / SpyTuxReveal

Go To



[[folder: Anime ]]

to:

[[folder: Anime ]]
[[folder:Anime]]







[[folder: Comic Books ]]

* Done, almost inevitably, in ''ComicBook/SpyBoy''.

to:

\n[[folder: Comic Books ]]\n\n* %%
%%[[folder:Comic Books]]
%%*
Done, almost inevitably, in ''ComicBook/SpyBoy''.
%%[[/folder]]

[[folder:Fanfiction]]
* ''Fanfic/EigaSentaiScanranger'' had an episode where the characters spoof various superspies... It also doesn't help that the writer's idea of parodying these movies was having his [[LawyerFriendlyCameo poor man's Bond]] take off his tuxedo to reveal a wetsuit underneath instead of the other way around...



[[folder: Film ]]

to:

[[folder: Film ]]
[[folder:Film Live-Action]]






[[folder: Fanfics ]]

* ''Fanfic/EigaSentaiScanranger'' had an episode where the characters spoof various superspies... It also doesn't help that the writer's idea of parodying these movies was having his [[LawyerFriendlyCameo poor man's Bond]] take off his tuxedo to reveal a wetsuit underneath instead of the other way around...

to:

[[folder: Fanfics ]]

[[folder:Literature]]
* ''Fanfic/EigaSentaiScanranger'' had an episode Spoofed in ''Literature/SubversiveActivity'', where the characters spoof various superspies... It also doesn't help that the writer's idea of parodying these movies was having his [[LawyerFriendlyCameo poor man's Bond]] take British secret agent strips off his tuxedo diving suit to reveal a wetsuit underneath immaculate evening dress... but this is 1875, and instead of a wetsuit it's one of those clunky old diving suits with the other way around...
metal fishbowl helmets.



[[folder: Literature ]]

* Spoofed in ''Literature/SubversiveActivity'', where the British secret agent strips off his diving suit to reveal immaculate evening dress... but this is 1875, and instead of a wetsuit it's one of those clunky old diving suits with the metal fishbowl helmets.

[[/folder]]

[[folder: Live Action TV ]]

* The scuba gear variant was tested on ''Series/MythBusters''. Jamie was able to swim a fair distance, take the suit off on arrival, and have his tux look perfect.

to:

[[folder: Literature ]]

* Spoofed in ''Literature/SubversiveActivity'', where the British secret agent strips off his diving suit to reveal immaculate evening dress... but this is 1875, and instead of a wetsuit it's one of those clunky old diving suits with the metal fishbowl helmets.

[[/folder]]

[[folder: Live Action TV ]]

* The scuba gear variant was tested on ''Series/MythBusters''. Jamie was able to swim a fair distance, take the suit off on arrival, and have his tux look perfect.
[[folder:Live-Action TV]]



* Played with at the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-6S5caRGpK4 2011 Tony Awards,]] where Creator/NeilPatrickHarris pulls off a tux to reveal a [[CampGay sequined purple leisure suit]] and then pulls ''that'' off to reveal another tuxedo.



* The scuba gear variant was tested on ''Series/MythBusters''. Jamie was able to swim a fair distance, take the suit off on arrival, and have his tux look perfect.




to:

* Played with at the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-6S5caRGpK4 2011 Tony Awards]], where Creator/NeilPatrickHarris pulls off a tux to reveal a [[CampGay sequined purple leisure suit]] and then pulls ''that'' off to reveal another tuxedo.



[[folder: Video Games ]]

to:

[[folder: Video Games ]]
[[folder:Video Games]]






[[folder: Western Animation ]]

to:

[[folder: Western Animation ]]
[[folder:Western Animation]]







[[folder: Real Life ]]

* [[http://news1.capitalbay.com/news/106722.html Based on a true story.]]
[[/folder]]

to:

\n[[folder: Real Life ]]\n\n* %%
%%[[folder:Real Life]]
%%*
[[http://news1.capitalbay.com/news/106722.html Based on a true story.]]
[[/folder]]%%[[/folder]]


* Based on a [[http://news1.capitalbay.com/news/106722.html true story]]

to:

* Based on a [[http://news1.capitalbay.com/news/106722.html Based on a true story]]story.]]


* Played with at the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-6S5caRGpK4 2011 Tony Awards]], where Creator/NeilPatrickHarris pulls off a tux to reveal a [[CampGay sequined purple leisure suit]] and then pulls ''that'' off to reveal another tuxedo.

to:

* Played with at the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-6S5caRGpK4 2011 Tony Awards]], Awards,]] where Creator/NeilPatrickHarris pulls off a tux to reveal a [[CampGay sequined purple leisure suit]] and then pulls ''that'' off to reveal another tuxedo.


[[quoteright:320:[[Film/{{Goldfinger}} https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/SpyTuxReveal_4280.jpg]]]]

Most commonly seen in ''Film/JamesBond'' films, this is where a spy is dressed in appropriate gear for, e.g., parachuting, scuba diving or jetpacking, which he is doing to infiltrate a party. Once on the ground, he unzips his clothes to reveal an immaculate tuxedo underneath.

to:

[[quoteright:320:[[Film/{{Goldfinger}} https://static.http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/SpyTuxReveal_4280.jpg]]]]

Most commonly seen in ''Film/JamesBond'' films, this is where a spy is dressed in appropriate gear for, e.g., parachuting, scuba diving or jetpacking, which he is doing to infiltrate a party. Once on the ground, he unzips his clothes to reveal an immaculate tuxedo underneath.



[[AC:{{Anime}}]]

to:

[[AC:{{Anime}}]][[foldercontrol]]

[[folder: Anime ]]



[[AC:ComicBooks]]

to:

[[AC:ComicBooks]][[/folder]]

[[folder: Comic Books ]]



[[AC:{{Film}}]]

to:

[[AC:{{Film}}]][[/folder]]

[[folder: Film ]]



[[AC:Fanfics]]

to:

[[AC:Fanfics]][[/folder]]

[[folder: Fanfics ]]



[[AC:{{Literature}}]]

to:

[[AC:{{Literature}}]][[/folder]]

[[folder: Literature ]]



[[AC:LiveActionTV]]

to:

[[AC:LiveActionTV]][[/folder]]

[[folder: Live Action TV ]]



* Played with at the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-6S5caRGpK4 2011 Tony Awards]], where Creator/NeilPatrickHarris pulls off a tux to reveal a [[CampGay sequined purple leisure suit]] and then pulls ''that'' off to reveal another tuxedo.

to:

* Played with at the [[https://www.[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-6S5caRGpK4 2011 Tony Awards]], where Creator/NeilPatrickHarris pulls off a tux to reveal a [[CampGay sequined purple leisure suit]] and then pulls ''that'' off to reveal another tuxedo.



[[AC:VideoGames]]

to:

[[AC:VideoGames]][[/folder]]

[[folder: Video Games ]]



[[AC:WesternAnimation]]

to:

[[AC:WesternAnimation]][[/folder]]

[[folder: Western Animation ]]



* ''[[WesternAnimation/SamAndMaxFreelancePolice Sam and Max]]'' naturally do this in their own ''Film/JamesBond'' parody.
* ''[[WesternAnimation/SpecialAgentOso Special Agent Oso]]'' has also done this since its also a preschool spin on the James Bond series.

to:

* ''[[WesternAnimation/SamAndMaxFreelancePolice Sam and Max]]'' ''WesternAnimation/{{Sam And Max|FreelancePolice}}'' naturally do this in their own ''Film/JamesBond'' parody.
* ''[[WesternAnimation/SpecialAgentOso Special Agent Oso]]'' ''WesternAnimation/SpecialAgentOso'' has also done this since its also a preschool spin on the James Bond series.



[[AC:Real Life]]

to:

[[AC:Real Life]][[/folder]]

[[folder: Real Life ]]


Added DiffLines:

[[/folder]]


A SubTrope of DressedInLayers.

to:

A SubTrope of DressedInLayers.
DressedInLayers. May precede a BlackTieInfiltration.


Most commonly seen in ''Film/JamesBond'' films, this is where a spy is dressed in appropriate gear for, e.g., parachuting, scuba diving or jetpacking, which he is doing to infiltrate a party. Once on the ground, he unzips his clothes to reveal an immaculate tuxedo underneath. Based on a [[http://news1.capitalbay.com/news/106722.html true story!]]

to:

Most commonly seen in ''Film/JamesBond'' films, this is where a spy is dressed in appropriate gear for, e.g., parachuting, scuba diving or jetpacking, which he is doing to infiltrate a party. Once on the ground, he unzips his clothes to reveal an immaculate tuxedo underneath. Based on a [[http://news1.capitalbay.com/news/106722.html true story!]]


* ''WesternAnimation/TotallySpies'': In "Evil Promotion Much?", Jerry wears a wetsuit identical to his standard tuxedo as part of a ploy to tick the villains into thinking that he drowned, and he unzips it to reveal his tux underneath.

to:

* ''WesternAnimation/TotallySpies'': In "Evil Promotion Much?", Jerry wears a wetsuit identical to his standard tuxedo as part of a ploy to tick trick the villains into thinking that he drowned, and he unzips it to reveal his tux underneath.



to:

* ''WesternAnimation/TotallySpies'': In "Evil Promotion Much?", Jerry wears a wetsuit identical to his standard tuxedo as part of a ploy to tick the villains into thinking that he drowned, and he unzips it to reveal his tux underneath.


* Played with at the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-6S5caRGpK4 2011 Tony Awards]], where NeilPatrickHarris pulls off a tux to reveal a [[CampGay sequined purple leisure suit]] and then pulls ''that'' off to reveal another tuxedo.

to:

* Played with at the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-6S5caRGpK4 2011 Tony Awards]], where NeilPatrickHarris Creator/NeilPatrickHarris pulls off a tux to reveal a [[CampGay sequined purple leisure suit]] and then pulls ''that'' off to reveal another tuxedo.


* In ''VideoGame/TeamFortress2'' you can take off your disguise as a member of the other team to reveal a tuxedo, although the tux is there regardless of whether or not you took off a disguise.

to:

* In ''VideoGame/TeamFortress2'' you can take off your disguise as a member of the other team to reveal a tuxedo, although the tux is there regardless of whether or not you took off a disguise. Granted, the only one who can do this ''is'' the Spy and his "disguise" consist's only of a cheap paper mask, a literal PaperThinDisguise, of one of the 9 classes.


* In ''HomeImprovement'', Tim goes to make up with Jill while wearing a mechanic's jumpsuit (he was "working in the garage"). After they reconcile, he comments that he's still capable of surprises, and out comes the tux. Lampshaded when he quips "Bond, James Bond."

to:

* In ''HomeImprovement'', ''Series/HomeImprovement'', Tim goes to make up with Jill while wearing a mechanic's jumpsuit (he was "working in the garage"). After they reconcile, he comments that he's still capable of surprises, and out comes the tux. Lampshaded when he quips "Bond, James Bond."


* NewGamePlus allows Solid Snake and Naked Snake to perform this in ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid'' and MetalGearSolid3 respectively.

to:

* NewGamePlus allows Solid Snake and Naked Snake to perform this in ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid'' and MetalGearSolid3 ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid3SnakeEater'' respectively.


* Most famously, the introduction to ''Film/{{Goldfinger}}''

to:

* Most famously, the introduction to ''Film/{{Goldfinger}}''''Film/{{Goldfinger}}'' had Film/JamesBond plant a bomb in a drug lord's warehouse, then head for a restaurant while shucking his wetsuit to reveal a white tuxedo underneath.



to:

* ''[[WesternAnimation/SpecialAgentOso Special Agent Oso]]'' has also done this since its also a preschool spin on the James Bond series.


* In ''CommandAndConquer Red Alert 3'', when the Allied Spy, which is amphibious, moves from sea to land, he removes his wetsuit to reveal a tuxedo. When he moves from land to sea, he removes his tuxedo to reveal a wetsuit...

to:

* In ''CommandAndConquer Red Alert 3'', ''VideoGame/CommandAndConquerRedAlert3'', when the Allied Spy, which is amphibious, moves from sea to land, he removes his wetsuit to reveal a tuxedo. When he moves from land to sea, he removes his tuxedo to reveal a wetsuit...

Showing 15 edit(s) of 56

Top

How well does it match the trope?

Example of:

/

Media sources:

/

Report