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* ''Fanfic/APrizeForThreeEmpires'': ComicBook/CarolDanvers develops an addiction to alcohol when she starts losing her powers. It takes a while until she owns up her alcoholism and starts fighting it.


* Doctor Sakezo Sado in ''SpaceBattleshipYamato'' (Dr. Sane in ''Star Blazers''). He is usually seen drinking sake, and he drinks lots of it. Star Blazers [[FrothyMugsOfWater tried to cover this up by calling it spring water]].

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* Doctor Sakezo Sado in ''SpaceBattleshipYamato'' (Dr. Sane in ''Star Blazers''). He is usually seen drinking sake, and he drinks lots of it. Star Blazers ''Star Blazers'' [[FrothyMugsOfWater tried to cover this up by calling it spring water]].


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* ''Literature/{{Doglands}}'': Dedbone is implied to be an alcoholic who [[BadPeopleAbuseAnimals mistreats his racing greyhounds]].

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* In ''Series/TheLateShowWithStephenColbert'', Colbert parodies the 2016 presidential election as (it was eventually clarified) "Julius Flickerman", in the manner of ''Film/TheHungerGames'', with bizarre wigs, colorful jackets, and a glass of something alcoholic in one hand. A few installments into ''The Hungry for Power Games'', we got:
-->'''Julius Flickerman''': Sadly for these Tributes, it's time to bid farewell... and even sadly for me, because this is part [sic] of the show I'm allowed to drink champagne in. Ha haa! [-(I have a problem!)-]


* Arthur Housman played this role almost exclusively throughout his career, appearing alongside a number of popular comedy actors, including LaurelAndHardy. According to Stan Laurel, Housman was an alcoholic, but his on-camera performances were always true performances. He was never drunk on the set.

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* Arthur Housman played this role almost exclusively throughout his career, appearing alongside a number of popular comedy actors, including LaurelAndHardy.Creator/LaurelAndHardy. According to Stan Laurel, Housman was an alcoholic, but his on-camera performances were always true performances. He was never drunk on the set.

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* ''Series/{{Taken}}'':
** In "High Hopes", Russell Keys mentions that he drank a fifth of vodka every night for eight years, seemingly to ease the stress associated with his repeated abductions by the aliens.
** Also in "High Hopes", it is revealed that Colonel Thomas Campbell became an alcoholic after Owen Crawford stole the UFO project from him in 1947 (as seen in "Beyond the Sky") and died of cirrhosis of the liver prior to October 1962.

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* In ''Fanfic/DoYouBelieveInFairies'', Owen's heavy drinking stems from his fear of being alone and his insecure nature, especially surrounding his [[{{Gayngst}} sexual orientation]]. He's closeted because he dislikes being seen as "different" and doesn't like making things difficult for those around him.

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* In ''Film/CircusOfHorrors'', Vanet is steadily drinking himself to death as his circus slowly dies around him.


* In the film Film/ToHaveandHaveNot Walter Brennan play the alcoholic unofficial mate played to Humphrey Bogart's fishing boat captain.

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* In the film Film/ToHaveandHaveNot ''Film/ToHaveAndHaveNot'' Walter Brennan play the alcoholic unofficial mate played to Humphrey Bogart's fishing boat captain.


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* ''Film/TalesOfTerror'': In "The Black Cat", Montressor is a drunken sot who hasn't worked for 17 years and whose only concern is wear the price of his next drink is coming from.


** In "Mad Machine," a father and a son go to a facility described to treat alcoholism. The father's told that he'll like it there, but he says that [[WhamLine his son is the patient]]

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** In "Mad Machine," Machine", a father and a son go to a facility described to treat alcoholism. The father's told that he'll like it there, but he says that [[WhamLine his son is the patient]]


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* ''Series/TheFortyFourHundred'': In "Blink", it is revealed that Tom's late father Mitch drank heavily because he hated being a beat cop.

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* ''Film/JamesBond'': Just like the novel counterpart, 007 drinks a lot. On average, Creator/DanielCraig's Bond consumes the most alcohol per movie than his cinematic predecessors. ''Film/{{Spectre}}'' has him flat out acknowledging that he has a serious drinking problem.


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* Literature/JamesBond tends to drink a lot, though more so in the novels than in the movies. He's constantly guzzling down on booze, and sometimes likes to mix it with coffee or water. By the end of Fleming's run, he's consumed over [[http://thumbnails-visually.netdna-ssl.com/title-the-man-with-the-golden-liver_52aa474022381_w1500.jpg 1150 alcohol units]], including martinis, beer, whisky, bourbon, cocktails, gin and champagne. A tragic example comes in ''Literature/YouOnlyLiveTwice'', where he goes completely off the rails after [[TheLostLenore Tracy's death]] in ''Literature/OnHerMajestysSecretService'', drunkenly wandering about London, [[SanitySlippage thinking irrationally]] and getting ''multiple hangovers'' on a daily basis.

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* Sephy's mother from ''Literature/NoughtsAndCrosses'', and eventually Sephy herself.


* Evelyn of ''WesternAnimation/Incredibles2'' is implied to be alcoholic. She has a permanently disheveled appearance and several of her scenes involve her drinking. One scene has her having a heart to heart with Elastigirl late at night and her acting casually tipsy (slightly drawned out words, big arm gestures etcetera)

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* Evelyn of ''WesternAnimation/Incredibles2'' is implied to be alcoholic. She has a permanently disheveled appearance and several of her scenes involve her drinking. One scene has her having a heart to heart with Elastigirl late at night nursing a glass of brown liquid and her acting casually tipsy (slightly drawned out words, big arm gestures gestures, kind of slow to follow Elasigirls thought process, etcetera)


* Evelyn of ''WesternAnimation/Incredibles2'' is implied to be alcoholic. She has a permanently disheveled appearance and several of her scenes involve her drinking.

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* Evelyn of ''WesternAnimation/Incredibles2'' is implied to be alcoholic. She has a permanently disheveled appearance and several of her scenes involve her drinking. One scene has her having a heart to heart with Elastigirl late at night and her acting casually tipsy (slightly drawned out words, big arm gestures etcetera)


** Coco is a HardDrinkingPartyGirl bordering on an alcoholic. She drinks both for fun and to deal with her experiences as a huntress-in-training. Her teammates think she drinks too much, but Coco insists that she's fine.
** Qrow's drinking is PlayedForDrama compared to in canon. He drinks because of all the trauma he's had in life.

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** Coco is a HardDrinkingPartyGirl bordering on an alcoholic. She drinks both for fun and to deal with her experiences as a huntress-in-training. Her teammates think she drinks too much, but Coco insists that she's fine.
fine. Eventually she sees a therapist and is diagnosed with PTSD.
** Qrow's drinking is PlayedForDrama compared to in canon. He drinks because of all the trauma he's had in life. [[spoiler:Being forced to kill his lover Summer]] is his primary reason to drink.


* Norman from ''Film/AStarIsBorn'' already had alcoholic tendencies however as his acting career begins to fail and his wife becomes increasingly popular he takes more to alcohol. In the 50s incarnation he even first meets Esther while drunk and acting out at a benefit. One memorable moment has him ruining her receiving an award by walking up on stage in a drunkard stupor and giving an awkward speech. His alcoholism is a major factor in [[spoiler:his famous SuicideBySea.]]

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* Norman from ''Film/AStarIsBorn'' ''Film/{{A Star Is Born|1954}}'' already had alcoholic tendencies however as his acting career begins to fail and his wife becomes increasingly popular he takes more to alcohol. In the 50s incarnation he He even first meets Esther while drunk and acting out at a benefit. One memorable moment has him ruining her receiving an award by walking up on stage in a drunkard stupor and giving an awkward speech. His alcoholism is a major factor in [[spoiler:his his famous SuicideBySea.]]

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