History Film / DeathAndTheMaiden

31st Oct '16 4:56:57 PM ErebusElysium
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Has nothing to do with the [[Webcomic/DeathAndTheMaiden webcomic of the same name]], or that one arc of ''Comicbook/{{Batman}}'' comics concerning Nyssa al-Ghul.

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Has nothing to do with the [[Webcomic/DeathAndTheMaiden webcomic of the same name]], or that one arc of ''Comicbook/{{Batman}}'' comics concerning Nyssa al-Ghul.
al-Ghul. Not to be confused with the [[http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/DeathAndTheMaiden artistic motif of the same name]].
29th Oct '16 8:44:47 PM Fireblood
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* HeroicSacrifice: Paulina didn't report her boyfriend's name while torured.

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* HeroicSacrifice: Paulina didn't report her boyfriend's name while torured.tortured.



* MakeItLookLikeAnAccident: Paulina throws Miranda's car off a cliff to fake his death.
* MoodWhiplash: The Doctor and Gerardo are drinking and talking about women while Paulina his throwing the doctor's car off a cliff.
* MeaningfulEcho: th Doctor always quotes Nietzsche. [[spoiler: And it's when Paulina tells she heard the Doctor quoting often Nietzsche that her husband starts to believe her.]]

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* MakeItLookLikeAnAccident: Paulina throws sends Miranda's car off a cliff to fake his death.
* MoodWhiplash: The Doctor and Gerardo are drinking and talking about women while Paulina his throwing is sending the doctor's car off a cliff.
* MeaningfulEcho: th The Doctor always quotes Nietzsche. [[spoiler: And it's when Paulina tells him she heard the Doctor often quoting often Nietzsche that her husband starts to believe her.]]



* SoundtrackDissonance: In-universe. Dr. Miranda used to listen his favourite lied ''Death and the Maiden'' while he was raping her.

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* SoundtrackDissonance: In-universe. Dr. Miranda used to listen his favourite favorite lied ''Death and the Maiden'' while he was raping her.



* VillainousBreakdown. When finally Dr. Miranda confesses.

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* VillainousBreakdown. When finally Dr. Miranda finally confesses.
12th May '16 5:41:40 AM Morgenthaler
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* ActionGirl: Paulina
* BaldOfEvil: Dr. Miranda

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* %%* ActionGirl: Paulina
* %%* BaldOfEvil: Dr. Miranda



* ColdBloodedTorture: Poor, poor Paulina. Oh, and it's TruthInTelevision.
* DarkAndTroubledPast: One word: Desaparecidos.

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* %%* ColdBloodedTorture: Poor, poor Paulina. Oh, and it's TruthInTelevision.
* %%* DarkAndTroubledPast: One word: Desaparecidos.



* HappyMarriageCharade

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* %%* HappyMarriageCharade



* ProperlyParanoid: Oh, Paulina.
* RapeAndRevenge: Deconstructed.

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* %%* ProperlyParanoid: Oh, Paulina.
* %%* RapeAndRevenge: Deconstructed.



* TortureTechnician: [[spoiler: Dr. Miranda.]]

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* %%* TortureTechnician: [[spoiler: Dr. Miranda.]]



* WickedCultured: Dr. Miranda

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* %%* WickedCultured: Dr. Miranda
27th Apr '15 8:21:56 AM Morgenthaler
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While positively reviewed (still at 7.2/10 on IMDB) the movie performed poorly at the box office and received scant attention from award committees.
27th Apr '15 8:21:43 AM Morgenthaler
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Directed by Creator/RomanPolanski and starring SigourneyWeaver and BenKingsley, ''Death and the Maiden'' covers the events of one night, a decade after the revolution in an unnamed South American country. A lawyer brings a neighbor (Kingsley) home in a storm, where the housewife (Weaver) becomes convinced that the neighbor tortured her years ago. The trio deal with the accusations, old memories, and the conflict between revenge and the law over the course of the night.

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Directed by Creator/RomanPolanski and starring SigourneyWeaver and BenKingsley, Creator/BenKingsley, ''Death and the Maiden'' covers the events of one night, a decade after the revolution in an unnamed South American country. A lawyer brings a neighbor (Kingsley) home in a storm, where the housewife (Weaver) becomes convinced that the neighbor tortured her years ago. The trio deal with the accusations, old memories, and the conflict between revenge and the law over the course of the night.



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* YourCheatingHeart: Gerardo cheated on Paulina while she was disappeared.

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* YourCheatingHeart: Gerardo cheated on Paulina while she was disappeared.disappeared.
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6th Apr '15 9:50:36 AM alchixinren
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Has nothing to do with the [[Webcomic/DeathAndTheMaiden webcomic of the same name]].

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Has nothing to do with the [[Webcomic/DeathAndTheMaiden webcomic of the same name]].
name]], or that one arc of ''Comicbook/{{Batman}}'' comics concerning Nyssa al-Ghul.
8th Feb '15 3:05:01 PM Menshevik
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Has nothing to do with the [[Webcomic/DeathAndTheMaiden webcomic of the same name]].
8th Feb '15 3:03:00 PM Menshevik
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A 1994 film adaption of the 1990 play written by Ariel Dorfman.

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A 1994 film adaption of the 1990 play ''La muerte y la doncella'' written by Ariel Dorfman.



* LiteraryAllusionTitle: "Death and the Maiden" is a subject treated in art many times since the renaissance, but the play also specifically references the [[DontFearTheReaper poem by Matthias Claudius]] (original title: ''Der Tod und das Mädchen''), which was scored by Music/FranzSchubert.



* ParanoiaFuel: What if your husbands takes randomly home your former torturer/rapist?
20th Feb '14 1:53:41 AM m8e
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Directed by RomanPolanski and starring SigourneyWeaver and BenKingsley, ''Death and the Maiden'' covers the events of one night, a decade after the revolution in an unnamed South American country. A lawyer brings a neighbor (Kingsley) home in a storm, where the housewife (Weaver) becomes convinced that the neighbor tortured her years ago. The trio deal with the accusations, old memories, and the conflict between revenge and the law over the course of the night.

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Directed by RomanPolanski Creator/RomanPolanski and starring SigourneyWeaver and BenKingsley, ''Death and the Maiden'' covers the events of one night, a decade after the revolution in an unnamed South American country. A lawyer brings a neighbor (Kingsley) home in a storm, where the housewife (Weaver) becomes convinced that the neighbor tortured her years ago. The trio deal with the accusations, old memories, and the conflict between revenge and the law over the course of the night.
17th Dec '13 12:11:43 PM leraluna
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* VillainousBreakdown. When finally Dr. Miranda confesses.
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