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20 Small Details About Movie Tattoos That Film Fans Noticed

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List RulesVote up the onscreen tats that silently add a lot of depth and fun to the films in which they appear.

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.