History Film / BeginningOfTheEnd

17th Apr '16 10:02:29 AM AnotherGuy
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** Also, the infamous "suburbs of Paxton." Paxton, Illinois, is a small rural town (population slightly under 4,500 as of 2010) which has never had suburbs.

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** Also, the infamous "suburbs of Paxton." Paxton, Illinois, is a small rural town (population slightly under 4,500 as of 2010) which has never had suburbs. They might have meant it was "suburb of Paxton".
12th Mar '16 8:11:06 AM MarkLungo
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* FollowTheLeader: Clearly inspired by ''Film/{{Them}}!'', '''the''' big-bug film of TheFifties.
* GiantFood: Subverted; Wainright's bowling-ball-sized strawberries and other oversized produce aren't safe for human consumption.

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* FollowTheLeader: Clearly inspired by ''Film/{{Them}}!'', '''the''' big-bug film of TheFifties.
* GiantFood: Subverted; Wainright's Wainwright's bowling-ball-sized strawberries and other oversized produce aren't safe for human consumption.
4th Oct '15 9:54:40 PM IshiMatsu615
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* FollowTheLeader: clearly inspired by ''Film/{{Them}}!'', '''the''' big-bug film of TheFifties.

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* FollowTheLeader: clearly Clearly inspired by ''Film/{{Them}}!'', '''the''' big-bug film of TheFifties.



* YouHaveToBelieveMe: played hilariously straight even as Dr. Wainwright intones, "You know I'm not given to hysteria and you've got to listen to me with an open mind!"

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* YouHaveToBelieveMe: played Played hilariously straight even as Dr. Wainwright intones, "You know I'm not given to hysteria and you've got to listen to me with an open mind!"
11th Aug '15 3:46:47 AM Morgenthaler
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28th Feb '15 6:29:00 PM SharleeD
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* GiantFood: Subverted; Wainright's bowling-ball-sized strawberries and other oversized produce aren't safe for human consumption.
16th Oct '14 4:50:44 PM Andyroid
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* TechnologyMarchesOn: Audrey has a car phone, which isn't treated as an especially new or unusual technology.

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* TechnologyMarchesOn: Audrey has a car phone, which isn't treated as an especially new or unusual technology.TitleDrop: "Annihilation... the beginning of the end."
25th Aug '14 10:19:49 AM Eagal
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* SomewhereAnEntomologistIsCrying: A locust swarm is '''NOT''' like an ant or bee colony, and it sure as hell isn't an intelligent army capable of using a spearhead formation or focusing its attacks on one spot in an enemy's lines!
23rd Jan '14 5:35:42 PM Freezer
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* GodzillaThreshold: The Army is willing to ''nuke Chicago'' to stop the locusts.
8th Sep '13 3:56:18 AM erforce
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* FollowTheLeader: clearly inspired by ''{{Them}}!'', '''the''' big-bug film of TheFifties.

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* FollowTheLeader: clearly inspired by ''{{Them}}!'', ''Film/{{Them}}!'', '''the''' big-bug film of TheFifties.
5th Aug '13 11:55:40 AM jayoungr
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* ArtisticLicenseGeography: The locust swarm goes from Rantoul to Chicago ... by way of Peoria (making a substantial detour to the west, for those who don't have a map of Illinois handy).
** Also, the infamous "suburbs of Paxton." Paxton, Illinois, is a small rural town (population slightly under 4,500 as of 2010) which has never had suburbs.
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