History Film / DontLookNow

8th Apr '17 4:57:02 AM TroperBeDoper
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* AsLongAsItSoundsForeign: The italian characters all speak flawless italian, but only a couple have a real venetian accent.
* BilingualBonus: A few scenes feature authentic italian dialogues, some of them being quite important to understand the plot.

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* AsLongAsItSoundsForeign: The italian Italian characters all speak flawless italian, Italian, but only a couple have a real venetian Venetian accent.
* BilingualBonus: A few scenes feature authentic italian Italian dialogues, some of them being quite important to understand the plot.



%%* LittleDeadRidingHood

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%%* LittleDeadRidingHood* LittleDeadRidingHood: Christine drowns in a bright red coat.
26th Feb '17 3:13:03 AM eroock
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* MistakenFromBehind: The film ends with a horrific instance of this trope as the bereft parent thinks he can see his daughter and she turns out to be a female dwarf in a red coat carrying a hunting knife, with which she attacks him.
11th Sep '16 4:29:31 PM benda
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* MeaningfulBackgroundEvent: Subverted. Christine Baxter drowns while wearing a red raincoat in the film's opening, and the entire film suggests that she's trying to speak with the from the beyond [[spoiler: but it's really a midget in a red raincoat with a meat cleaver, who murders randomly.]]

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* MeaningfulBackgroundEvent: Subverted. Christine Baxter drowns while wearing a red raincoat in the film's opening, and the entire film suggests that she's trying to speak with appear before the Baxters from the beyond [[spoiler: but it's really a midget in a red raincoat with a meat cleaver, who murders randomly.]]
20th Aug '16 3:24:10 AM Borghen
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* BilingualBonus: A few scenes feature authentic italian dialogues, some of them being quite important to understand the plot.
20th Aug '16 3:18:44 AM Borghen
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* AlienGeometries: Venice comes across like this, with John and Laura getting lost far too easily in places they should feel familiar with

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* AlienGeometries: Venice comes across like this, with John and Laura getting lost far too easily in places they should feel familiar withwith.
* AsLongAsItSoundsForeign: The italian characters all speak flawless italian, but only a couple have a real venetian accent.
4th Jun '16 1:49:31 PM Mdumas43073
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13th Nov '15 5:31:17 AM hullflyer
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* Foreshadowing: If you know what kind of boat John has a vision of Christine riding on, you have an idea of what's going to happen, as it's [[spoiler:a funeral boat]].

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* Foreshadowing: {{Foreshadowing}}: If you know what kind of boat John has a vision of Christine riding on, you have an idea of what's going to happen, as it's [[spoiler:a funeral boat]].
13th Nov '15 5:31:00 AM hullflyer
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* Foreshadowing: If you know what kind of boat John has a vision of Christine riding on, you have an idea of what's going to happen, as it's [[spoiler:a funeral boat]].
2nd Jul '15 4:06:59 PM Folamh3
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* SelfFulfillingProphecy: John is preparing to go back to England when he inexplicably sees Laura and the two sisters on a boat on the river, which prompts him to stay in Venice in an effort to find Laura. [[spoiler:His vision of Laura is in fact a premonition of Laura riding on a funeral boat following his own death. His premonition of his funeral is what prompts him to stay in Venice, which then leads to his death.]]
2nd Jul '15 4:02:39 PM Folamh3
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%%* BlindSeer

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%%* BlindSeer* BlindSeer: Heather, both blind and psychic.



* {{Fainting}}: Laura passes out at a restaurant after a blind woman claims to have seen Christine sitting between her and John, laughing.



%%* InfantImmortality: Averted.
* {{Fainting}}: Laura passes out at a restaurant after a blind woman claims to have seen Christine sitting between her and John, laughing.

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%%* * InfantImmortality: Averted.
* {{Fainting}}: Laura passes out at a restaurant after a blind woman claims to have seen
Averted: the Baxters' daughter Christine sitting between her and John, laughing.drowns in the opening scene.



%%* LittlePeopleAreSurreal

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%%* LittlePeopleAreSurreal* LittlePeopleAreSurreal: [[spoiler:The mysterious dwarf creature who abruptly kills John at the end of the film.]]



%%* PsychologicalHorror

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%%* PsychologicalHorror* PsychologicalHorror: The film is more based around building an atmosphere of dread, grief and apprehension than jump scares.
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