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  • The point in a (sci-fi/horror) flick when the heroine hears a noise in the (basement/dungeon/laboratory/crypt/atomic chamber), grabs a (candle/flashlight), because it's really dark in there, and goes in to investigate even though everyone told her not to and she'd be a lot safer if she just didn't go there in the first place.

    November 22, 2007

  • And then--sudden movement! She gasps! Clutches her heart! But it was just the cat.

    November 22, 2007

  • HeHe! But as the tension begins to subside, a (hand/claw/proboscis/tentacle) slowly reaches out of the shadows behind her, progressing slowly toward her shoulder...

    Cut to the hero, fighting through a fierce storm in a (speeding car/horse-drawn carriage/shuttle craft), heading toward the (castle/laboratory/planet surface) to rescue the heroine because he knows exactly what's going on.

    Have you seen this one?

    November 22, 2007