When it comes to building a character for a feature films, a person's clothing, hairstyle, and demeanor add a lot to the worldbuilding. Tattoos add to this by not only offering a little flair to the costume and look of the character, but sometimes by adding backstory through the hidden meanings of the tattoo, or even just through the design, placement, and translation. Here are a few examples of movie tattoos that add extra layers to both the character and the plot. Vote up the ink that makes you think.
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Jabba The Hut Has The Insignia Of His Clan Tattooed On His Arm
From Redditor u/act1989:
Jabba the Hutt has a tattoo on his right arm. According to Wookieepedia, the tattoo is the mark of his Hutt clan, the Deslijic.Cool tat?
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From Redditor u/qbedo:
In Nobody, Hutch Mansell (Bob Odenkirk) has a tattoo of the seven of spades and the two of diamonds on his wrist.
7-2 unsuited is the worst hand you can be dealt in a game of poker, just like Mansell was the worst thing that could happen to anybody he was assigned to deal with.Cool tat?