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* ''Series/StarTrekPicard'': Whenever Elnor does a flip in the air, Evan Evagora's stunt double is assisted by wirework. The character is super-agile, so the wires are necessary to portray his FantasticFightingStyle. [[https://www.instagram.com/p/B825tIJAg5y/ This is a slow-motion video]] [[note]]it's the fourth entry in the set[[/note]] of a stunt rehearsal from "[[Recap/StarTrekPicardS1E04AbsoluteCandor Absolute Candor]]."

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* ''Series/StarTrekPicard'': Whenever Elnor does a flip in the air, Evan Evagora's stunt double is assisted by wirework. The character is super-agile, so the wires are necessary to portray his FantasticFightingStyle. [[https://www.instagram.com/p/B825tIJAg5y/ dailymotion.com/video/x80fysa This is a slow-motion video]] [[note]]it's the fourth entry in the set[[/note]] of a stunt rehearsal from "[[Recap/StarTrekPicardS1E04AbsoluteCandor Absolute Candor]]."


* Shows up in-universe in ''Manga/DailyLifeWithMonsterGirl'', when the girls help Ils Nineta, the ninetailed fox [[HeyLetsPutOnAShow put on a show]], [[SpiderPeople Rachnera]] uses her webs to help with the stunts and [[TransformationSequence transformations]] on stage.

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* Shows up in-universe in ''Manga/DailyLifeWithMonsterGirl'', ''Manga/MonsterMusume'', when the girls help Ils Nineta, the ninetailed fox [[HeyLetsPutOnAShow put on a show]], [[SpiderPeople Rachnera]] uses her webs to help with the stunts and [[TransformationSequence transformations]] on stage.


* The video for [[Music/{{Erasure}}]]'s ''Always'' features wire-fu... flower aranging. Also some flying around and hanging in the air. Ditto "Chains of Love".

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* The video for [[Music/{{Erasure}}]]'s Music/{{Erasure}}'s ''Always'' features wire-fu... flower aranging. Also some flying around and hanging in the air. Ditto "Chains of Love".


* The revised stage production of ''Disney/TheLittleMermaid'' has Ariel and the other merfolk "swimming" on wires.

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* The revised stage production of ''Disney/TheLittleMermaid'' ''WesternAnimation/TheLittleMermaid'' has Ariel and the other merfolk "swimming" on wires.


* ''Series/StarTrekPicard'': Whenever Elnor does a flip in the air, Evan Evagora's stunt double is assisted by wirework. The character is super-agile, so the wires are necessary to portray his FantasticFightingStyle. [[https://www.instagram.com/p/B825tIJAg5y/ This is a slow-motion video]] [[note]]it's the fourth entry in the set[[/note]] of a stunt rehearsal from "Absolute Candor."

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* ''Series/StarTrekPicard'': Whenever Elnor does a flip in the air, Evan Evagora's stunt double is assisted by wirework. The character is super-agile, so the wires are necessary to portray his FantasticFightingStyle. [[https://www.instagram.com/p/B825tIJAg5y/ This is a slow-motion video]] [[note]]it's the fourth entry in the set[[/note]] of a stunt rehearsal from "Absolute Candor."[[Recap/StarTrekPicardS1E04AbsoluteCandor Absolute Candor]]."


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* ''Series/{{GARO}}'' has a lot of wirework, surprisingly well done considering the heavy suits worn by the stuntmen and actors, and the fact that it's a TV show. Combined with chroma key and CG, some spectacular fights are produced. The Skyscraper fight in ''Makai Senki'' has to be seen to be believed.
* ''Franchise/PowerRangers'', in every episode. Surprisingly, ''Franchise/SuperSentai'' (and big brother franchise ''Franchise/KamenRider'') use very little Wire Fu in comparison.
** Used quite ludicrously on one episode: the Yellow Ranger is surrounded by [[{{Mooks}} Putties]], leaps into the air, hovers for a few seconds (surely there was some ChromaKey involved here), falls back down to Earth, and then beats them up. The jump accomplished nothing, but the Red Ranger then compliments her on her "good move".
** On another occasion (possibly from the very same episode), an out-of-costume Blue Ranger leaps into the air and lands with his legs around a Putty's head, killing it. That's right, he killed a guy with his crotch.
* Many {{Toku}} fans consider this trope to be one of Koichi Sakamoto's {{Director Trademark}}s[[note]]The other being [[StuffBlowingUp ludicrous background explosions]] which ''Franchise/PowerRangers'' fans have [[MisBlamed dubbed "Kalisplosions"]][[/note]]. It's especially apparent in ''Series/KamenRiderFourze'' (Sakamoto is the show's overall director), which is handwaved thanks to Fourze having a jetpack and [[SixthRanger Meteor]] being a BruceLeeClone. Likewise, ''Series/KamenRiderDouble'' gained a fair bit of wirework in ''[[TheMovie The Gaia Memories of Fate]]'', which of course was directed by Sakamoto.

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* ''Series/{{GARO}}'' has a lot of wirework, surprisingly well done considering the heavy suits worn by the stuntmen and actors, and the fact that it's a TV show. Combined with chroma key and CG, some spectacular fights are produced. The Skyscraper fight in ''Makai Senki'' has to be seen to be believed.
* ''Franchise/PowerRangers'', in every episode. Surprisingly, ''Franchise/SuperSentai'' (and big brother franchise ''Franchise/KamenRider'') use very little Wire Fu in comparison.
** Used quite ludicrously on one episode: the Yellow Ranger is surrounded by [[{{Mooks}} Putties]], leaps into the air, hovers for a few seconds (surely there was some ChromaKey involved here), falls back down to Earth, and then beats them up. The jump accomplished nothing, but the Red Ranger then compliments her on her "good move".
** On another occasion (possibly from the very same episode), an out-of-costume Blue Ranger leaps into the air and lands with his legs around a Putty's head, killing it. That's right, he killed a guy with his crotch.
* Many {{Toku}} fans consider this trope to be one of Koichi Sakamoto's {{Director Trademark}}s[[note]]The other being [[StuffBlowingUp ludicrous background explosions]] which ''Franchise/PowerRangers'' fans have [[MisBlamed dubbed "Kalisplosions"]][[/note]]. It's especially apparent in ''Series/KamenRiderFourze'' (Sakamoto is the show's overall director), which is handwaved thanks to Fourze having a jetpack and [[SixthRanger Meteor]] being a BruceLeeClone. Likewise, ''Series/KamenRiderDouble'' gained a fair bit of wirework in ''[[TheMovie The Gaia Memories of Fate]]'', which of course was directed by Sakamoto.



* ''Series/XenaWarriorPrincess'' makes copious use of WireFu in almost every episode.


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* ''Series/{{GARO}}'' has a lot of wirework, surprisingly well done considering the heavy suits worn by the stuntmen and actors, and the fact that it's a TV show. Combined with chroma key and CG, some spectacular fights are produced. The Skyscraper fight in ''Makai Senki'' has to be seen to be believed.
* Many {{Toku}} fans consider this trope to be one of Koichi Sakamoto's {{Director Trademark}}s[[note]]The other being [[StuffBlowingUp ludicrous background explosions]] which ''Franchise/PowerRangers'' fans have [[MisBlamed dubbed "Kalisplosions"]][[/note]]. It's especially apparent in ''Series/KamenRiderFourze'' (Sakamoto is the show's overall director), which is handwaved thanks to Fourze having a jetpack and [[SixthRanger Meteor]] being a BruceLeeClone. Likewise, ''Series/KamenRiderDouble'' gained a fair bit of wirework in ''[[TheMovie The Gaia Memories of Fate]]'', which of course was directed by Sakamoto.
* ''Franchise/PowerRangers'', in every episode. Surprisingly, ''Franchise/SuperSentai'' (and big brother franchise ''Franchise/KamenRider'') use very little Wire Fu in comparison.
** Used quite ludicrously on one episode: the Yellow Ranger is surrounded by [[{{Mooks}} Putties]], leaps into the air, hovers for a few seconds (surely there was some ChromaKey involved here), falls back down to Earth, and then beats them up. The jump accomplished nothing, but the Red Ranger then compliments her on her "good move".
** On another occasion (possibly from the very same episode), an out-of-costume Blue Ranger leaps into the air and lands with his legs around a Putty's head, killing it. That's right, he killed a guy with his crotch.


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* ''Series/StarTrekPicard'': Whenever Elnor does a flip in the air, Evan Evagora's stunt double is assisted by wirework. The character is super-agile, so the wires are necessary to portray his FantasticFightingStyle. [[https://www.instagram.com/p/B825tIJAg5y/ This is a slow-motion video]] [[note]]it's the fourth entry in the set[[/note]] of a stunt rehearsal from "Absolute Candor."
* ''Series/XenaWarriorPrincess'' makes copious use of WireFu in almost every episode.


* The ''Franchise/UltraSeries'' franchise uses this in it's movies, especially it's ''Franchise/UltramanZero'' movies. The movies use it quite often because of their higher budget and because they're usually set in space, as opposed to the TV shows which almost never use the technique (and which are set on earth, with gravity).

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* The ''Franchise/UltraSeries'' franchise uses this in it's its movies, especially it's the ''Franchise/UltramanZero'' movies. The movies use it quite often because of their higher budget and because they're usually set in space, as opposed to the TV shows which almost never use the technique (and which are set on earth, with gravity).


* ''Film/TheMatrix'' is this trope's [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome CMOA]] and TropeCodifier in the west.

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* ''Film/TheMatrix'' is this trope's [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome CMOA]] and TropeCodifier in the west.

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* Shows up in-universe in ''Manga/DailyLifeWithMonsterGirl'', when the girls help Ils Nineta, the ninetailed fox [[HeyLetsPutOnAShow put on a show]], [[SpiderPeople Rachnera]] uses her webs to help with the stunts and [[TransformationSequence transformations]] on stage.
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* Responsible for the flying sequences in various stagings of ''Theatre/PeterPan'', which includes aerial sword fighting.

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* Responsible for the flying sequences in various stagings of ''Theatre/PeterPan'', ''Theatre/{{Peter Pan|1954}}'', which includes aerial sword fighting.


* Just about every single JetLi film. His training just makes it look really good.

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* Just about every single JetLi Creator/JetLi film. His training just makes it look really good.

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* The ''Franchise/UltraSeries'' franchise uses this in it's movies, especially it's ''Franchise/UltramanZero'' movies. The movies use it quite often because of their higher budget and because they're usually set in space, as opposed to the TV shows which almost never use the technique (and which are set on earth, with gravity).


* ''Film/TheMatrix'' is this trope's [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome CMOA]] in the west.

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* ''Film/TheMatrix'' is this trope's [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome CMOA]] and TropeCodifier in the west.


* ''XenaWarriorPrincess'' makes copious use of WireFu in almost every episode.

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* ''XenaWarriorPrincess'' ''Series/XenaWarriorPrincess'' makes copious use of WireFu in almost every episode.


* The video for Erasure's ''Always'' features wire-fu... flower aranging. Also some flying around and hanging in the air.

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* The video for Erasure's [[Music/{{Erasure}}]]'s ''Always'' features wire-fu... flower aranging. Also some flying around and hanging in the air. Ditto "Chains of Love".

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