History Film / Critters

24th Aug '16 7:54:29 AM dangerdan97
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A short FanFilm, ''Critters: Bounty Hunter'', was released in 2014. It's available [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yloNnvdWBU0 on YouTube]].
22nd Aug '16 9:13:54 PM dangerdan97
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* BountyHunter: [[SpaceX Space bounty hunters]] are despatched to kill the Crites in the original film, and feature to some extent in all the sequels.

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* BountyHunter: [[SpaceX Space bounty hunters]] are despatched dispatched to kill the Crites in the original film, and feature to some extent in all the sequels.



* TheCanKickedHim: In the original a Krite tries to escape via the toilet, which is then blown up.
* CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass: Charlie throughout the four films is shown to be pretty idiotic, naive, awkward, goofy, and sometimes doesn't think things through. Yet he demonstrates good aim at times (blows up several Crits in the third movie), bravery (end of the second film), willpower (end of the fourth film), adaption of future tech minutes after unfreezing (figured out how to fire a laser gun but his aim was a little off), and improvising when it counts (1st film).
* DarkerAndEdgier: The first two had their grim moments but weren't so bad, there were no super terrifying deaths, the second was a bit darker with Lee's death. The third one was a bit lighter once we got past the jerk ass landlord's very gory death. The fourth is the darkest with the highest amount of the cast dying and [[spoiler: Ug becoming an asshole and getting killed by Charlie.]]

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* TheCanKickedHim: In the original a Krite Crite tries to escape via the toilet, which is then blown up.
* CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass: Charlie throughout the four films is shown to be pretty idiotic, naive, awkward, goofy, and sometimes doesn't think things through. Yet he demonstrates good aim at times (blows up several Crits Crites in the third movie), bravery (end of the second film), willpower (end of the fourth film), adaption of future tech minutes after unfreezing (figured out how to fire a laser gun but his aim was a little off), and improvising when it counts (1st film).
* DarkerAndEdgier: The first two had their grim moments but weren't so bad, there were no super terrifying deaths, the deaths.The second was a bit darker with Lee's death. The third one was a bit lighter once we got past the jerk ass landlord's very gory death. The fourth is the darkest with the highest amount of the cast dying and [[spoiler: Ug becoming an asshole and getting killed by Charlie.]]



* RidiculouslyCuteCritter: Not so much.

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* RidiculouslyCuteCritter: Not so much.much, though there is an element of UglyCute to them.
22nd Aug '16 9:07:15 PM dangerdan97
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* TheBlank: Ugg and Lee's default forms are white faces that lack features.

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* TheBlank: Ugg and Lee's default forms are white glowing green faces that lack features.
12th Aug '16 11:32:31 PM DemonDuckofDoom
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* AntagonistTitle: The Critters are aliens that devour everything.


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18th Mar '16 1:39:56 AM morenohijazo
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* ToiletTeleportation: Subverted when one of the Crites attempts to escape from the bounty hunters via the toilet bowl. It's a bit too fat to fit, and can't squeeze down the hole before one of the hunters blows it (and the toilet itself) away.
19th Jul '15 5:16:28 PM AnotherDuck
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* CaliforniaDoubling: The series both subverted this trope ''and'' played it straight: The first film was shot in Kansas, where the story takes place. However, while ''Critters 2'' also takes place in the same area, it was shot near Los Angeles.

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* CaliforniaDoubling: The series both subverted this trope ''and'' played it straight: The first film was shot in Kansas, where the story takes place. However, while ''Critters 2'' also takes place in the same area, it was shot near Los Angeles.
24th Apr '15 6:53:40 PM TheBowlder
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* TheWormThatWalks: More like the every-hungry ball that rolls.

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* TheWormThatWalks: More like the every-hungry ever-hungry ball that rolls.
16th Apr '15 5:02:53 AM unclejack
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''Critters'' is a film series featuring a group of deadly little furry aliens with several rows of teeth known as "Crites". The first film, directed by Stephen Herek, was released in 1986. In it, the title creatures terrorize a farm, with a pair of alien bounty hunters on their trail. It Starred a young Scott Grimes; also starring: Dee Wallace-Stone, M. Emmet Walsh, [[Series/StarTrekVoyager Ethan Phillips]], Billy Zane, Don Keith Opper, and Terrance Mann. The latter two would appear in all of the films.

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''Critters'' is a film series featuring a group of deadly little furry aliens with several rows of teeth known as "Crites". The first film, directed by Stephen Herek, was released in 1986. In it, the title creatures terrorize a farm, with a pair of alien bounty hunters on their trail. It Starred a young Scott Grimes; Creator/ScottGrimes; also starring: Dee Wallace-Stone, M. Emmet Walsh, [[Series/StarTrekVoyager Ethan Phillips]], Billy Zane, Don Keith Opper, and Terrance Mann. The latter two would appear in all of the films.
15th Feb '15 1:56:26 PM DragonQuestZ
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* EarthIsABattlefield: The bounty hunters and Critters in the first film don't really care about the destruction they cause on an InsignificantLittleBluePlanet.
13th Jan '15 8:52:08 PM KamenRiderOokalf
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* BillingDisplacement: As with ''Film/{{ET|The Extraterrestrial}}'', Dee Wallace-Stone (the mom) gets top-billing in the first film.
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