History Film / InHell

23rd Oct '16 12:08:39 PM JusticeReaper
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* PrisonRape: Newly-arrived inmate Billy gets selected for this right off the bat, and it's implied that he's subjected to this every night afterward.

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* PrisonRape: Newly-arrived inmate Billy gets selected for this right off the bat, and it's implied that he's subjected to this every night afterward. Kyle also gets threatened with this by Andrei, though fortunately he doesn't get to experience it.



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* ScrewTheRulesIHaveMoney: It's indicated early in the film that if Kyle were to simply pay off the prison guards, he wouldn't even have to spend a day in prison; given that his wife's killer got off ''his'' murder charge due to the judge being bribed, Kyle could just as easily have done it. However, Kyle himself averts it by refusing to do so.


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* WardensAreEvil: This prison's warden definitely is.
23rd Oct '16 11:56:19 AM JusticeReaper
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* AdultFear: What happened to Kyle and his wife is basically this: You're on the phone with a loved one, when suddenly they get attacked on their end of the line by a house-breaker, and on your end, you can only listen helplessly while unable to do anything about it.
* AmoralAttorney: It's indicated that the attorneys representing Kyle's wife's killer got the case dismissed by bribing the judge.
* ArmorPiercingQuestion: At one point Prisoner 451 puts one of these to Kyle when the latter starts getting [[HeWhoFightsMonsters too much like the other prisoners he fights in the warden's matches]].
--> '''Prisoner 451:''' Do you even know who you are?



%%* BeingTorturedMakesYouEvil
* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:Billy's dead, and Prisoner 451 will spend the rest of his life in prison. On the bright side, Kyle has escaped with 451's help, and there is hope he will recover from his traumatic experience]].

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* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:Billy's dead, and Prisoner 451 will spend the rest of his life in prison. On the bright side, Kyle has escaped with 451's help, the prison is shut down three months later after Kyle presents evidence of the prison's corruption to the US government, and there is hope he Kyle will recover from his traumatic experience]].



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* ChekhovsGun: Every time he's placed in solitary confinement, Kyle hears a prisoner on the other side of the wall moaning loudly, and he pounds on the wall as a way to quiet the other prisoner down. [[spoiler:Turns out the other prisoner is Valya, the prison's most brutal fighter, who stops his violent rampage in the climax when Kyle inadvertently pounds a wall, because he took those wall-poundings as a source of comfort]].
* DepravedHomosexual: Andre, the leader of the prison Mafia, to whom the chief guard [[PrisonRape sells Billy]] every night.

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* ChekhovsGun: Every time he's placed in solitary confinement, Kyle hears a prisoner on the other side of the wall moaning loudly, and he pounds on the wall as a way to quiet the other prisoner down. [[spoiler:Turns out the other prisoner is Valya, Miloc, the prison's most brutal fighter, who stops his violent rampage in the climax when Kyle inadvertently pounds a wall, door, because he took the echoes from those wall-poundings as a source of comfort]].
* DepravedHomosexual: Andre, Andrei, the leader of the prison Mafia, to whom the chief guard [[PrisonRape sells Billy]] every night.



* HeWhoFightsMonsters: Both Billy and Prisoner 451 warn Kyle against succumbing to this.
--> '''Billy:''' Don't let them make you become something you're not.



* KarmicDeath: Kyle kills Andre during one of the warden's betting-fights. [[spoiler:Prisoner 451 later kills the warden]].
* KillItWithFire: The reason [[spoiler:Prisoner 451]] is in prison in the first place.
* NoHoldsBarredBeatdown: The vicious masked prisoner Valya beats his opponents to death, and is thus far the only prisoner to be undefeated in the corrupt warden's betting-brawls.

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* TheJuggernaut: Miloc, whose fights tend to be [[CurbStompBattle one-sided in his favor]].
* KarmicDeath: Kyle kills Andre Andrei during one of the warden's betting-fights. [[spoiler:Prisoner 451 later kills the warden]].
* KillItWithFire: The [[spoiler:The reason [[spoiler:Prisoner 451]] Prisoner 451 is in prison in the first place.
place is because he did this to a teacher who was sexually abusing him. He also does this to another inmate who betrayed one of Billy's escape attempts to the guards]].
* NoHoldsBarredBeatdown: The vicious masked prisoner Valya Miloc beats his opponents to death, and is thus far the only prisoner to be undefeated in the corrupt warden's betting-brawls.



* TooDumbToLive: Billy is locked in a cell with the vicious prisoner Valya. Billy spits in Valya's face; Valya's response is to give Billy a NoHoldsBarredBeatdown [[spoiler:that results in Billy dying from his injuries]].



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29th Jul '16 2:12:11 AM PaulA
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* ShoutOut: Gee, a man obsessed with books and [[Creator/RayBradbury Numbered 451]]?

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* ShoutOut: Gee, a man obsessed with books and [[Creator/RayBradbury [[Literature/Fahrenheit451 Numbered 451]]?
2nd Jul '16 3:12:51 AM Morgenthaler
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* TheObiWan: Prisoner 451 later becomes this to Kyle.
21st Aug '15 11:53:47 PM Morgenthaler
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6th Jan '15 2:50:22 PM nombretomado
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* ShoutOut: Gee, a man obsessed with books and [[RayBradbury Numbered 451]]?

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* ShoutOut: Gee, a man obsessed with books and [[RayBradbury [[Creator/RayBradbury Numbered 451]]?
5th May '14 1:23:12 AM erforce
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A 2003 movie directed by Ringo Lam starring JeanClaudeVanDamme, and quite possibly one of his darker works.

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A 2003 movie directed by Ringo Lam starring JeanClaudeVanDamme, Creator/JeanClaudeVanDamme, and quite possibly one of his darker works.






* BeingTorturedMakesYouEvil

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* BreakTheCutie

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* RapeAsDrama

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* WorkingOnTheChainGang

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17th Oct '13 3:40:46 PM gallium
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* HeyItsThatGuy: Prisoner 451 is played by NFL linebacker Lawrence Taylor.
29th Jun '13 7:06:16 PM TwoGunAngel
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A 2003 movie starring JeanClaudeVanDamme, and quite possibly one of his darker works.

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A 2003 movie directed by Ringo Lam starring JeanClaudeVanDamme, and quite possibly one of his darker works.
29th Jun '13 7:05:18 PM TwoGunAngel
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* NoHoldsBarredbeatdown: The vicious masked prisoner Valya beats his opponents to death, and is thus far the only prisoner to be undefeated in the corrupt warden's betting-brawls.

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* NoHoldsBarredbeatdown: NoHoldsBarredBeatdown: The vicious masked prisoner Valya beats his opponents to death, and is thus far the only prisoner to be undefeated in the corrupt warden's betting-brawls.
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