Worst Movie Cliches

Watching the new Batman movie made me review the best ways to ruin a sure blockbuster.

The Top Ten

1 All the main characters magically survive
2 It was all a dream

That really pisses me off, on some movies that do this I think to myself I sat through this piece of S/ only find out it was just a dream its like a huge middle finger to the viewers is what it is. - egnomac

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3 Love interest is kidnapped

Who hasn't seen that a thousand times. - egnomac

So stupid. I just hate the damsel in distress bullcrap. I mean, I'm no feminist but I think it's pretty damn sexist.

Oh please it's the most oldest cliché in the book. And why is the female usually portrayed as weak, she doesn't even try half the time either.

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4 Unoriginal/meaningless villain deaths
5 Ally gets mind-controlled, hero says fight it, ally says he can't.
6 Ally dies, hero is sad, ally comes back to life
7 Villain tells hero big plan
8 Villain holds gun at hero, tells him everything, hero kills villain
9 Hero sacrificing himself
10 Extensive soul searching

The Contenders

11 Kissing at the End

More like in the middle or some time before the movie ends

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12 Singing for no reason at all

Yeah! Take Frozen's "Let it Go" for example

13 Villain devises elaborate hero death
14 People shoot guns, but miss their target every time.

They must have lousy aim or were just really really drunk during filming. - egnomac

15 The rubbish players score
16 Sole black character dies
17 Bomb disabled when there's one second left
18 Guns never run out of bullets
19 The strong damsel in distress V 1 Comment
20 The quick dodging unemotional hero
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Top Remixes (5)

1. Extensive soul searching
2. Villain tells hero big plan
3. Ally gets mind-controlled, hero says fight it, ally says he can't.
1. Main character survives
2. Everyone magically survives
3. Villain is not dead
1. Singing for no reason at all
2. Kissing at the End
3. Love interest is kidnapped

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