History Film / InTheMouthOfMadness

17th Jun '16 9:25:20 AM Morgenthaler
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* ReadingAheadInTheScript: When Linda Styles realizes that Sutter Cane's latest novel is in fact their own reality, she reads ahead to see the ending for herself. The revelation turns her into one of Cane's minions, and she's later retconned out of the story.
1st Jun '16 10:58:11 AM Sharlee
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** Lots to Creator/HPLovecraft. Mrs. Pickman's name is a reference to the story "Pickman's Model," and the titles of Cane's books resemble those of Lovecraft stories. The movie's own title is vaguely reminiscent of ''Literature/AtTheMountainsOfMadness''.

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** Lots to Creator/HPLovecraft. Mrs. Pickman's name is a reference to the story "Pickman's Model," and the titles of Cane's books resemble those of Lovecraft stories. The movie's own title is vaguely reminiscent of ''Literature/AtTheMountainsOfMadness''. An excerpt read out from the in-Verse manuscript of ''In The Mouth Of Madness'' is strongly reminiscent of "The Outsider".
10th May '16 12:29:24 PM AnotherGuy
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* AsHimself: Viewers will get a FreezeFrameBonus if they examine the poster for the InUniverse version of ''In the Mouth Of Madness'', as it is a New Line Cinema production starring John Trent and Linda Styles.
10th May '16 12:09:06 PM AnotherGuy
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* BehindTheBlack: How Linda and Trent missed the ''800 foot tall church'' in Hobb's End.
9th Apr '16 1:43:56 AM Morgenthaler
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* DreamWithinADream: See CatapultNightmare.

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* DreamWithinADream: See CatapultNightmare.The protagonist dreams of witnessing a cop beating a graffiti artist in a dark alley, an event he witnessed earlier that night, but now the cop is a deformed monster. He wakes up... and sees the monster-cop sitting next to him, and wakes up again.
9th Apr '16 1:42:31 AM Morgenthaler
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* HellHotel: Mrs. Pickman's hotel.

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* HellHotel: Mrs. Pickman's hotel. No guests (apparently) were murdered, but she becomes possessed before mutating into a monster and murdering her husband.
9th Apr '16 1:41:24 AM Morgenthaler
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* Foreshadowing: During the car trip in the first act, Linda foreshadows (or predicts) everything that's going to happen to Trent by the end of the movie.

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* Foreshadowing: {{Foreshadowing}}: During the car trip in the first act, Linda foreshadows (or predicts) everything that's going to happen to Trent by the end of the movie.
5th Apr '16 7:51:23 PM KoNP
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5th Apr '16 7:48:21 PM KoNP
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* Foreshadowing: During the car trip in the first act, Linda foreshadows (or predicts) everything that's going to happen to Trent by the end of the movie.


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* MeaningfulBackgroundEvent: Well, a radio broadcast, but during the car trip there are two talking heads debating a "disease" that seems to have sprung from Kane's work; the beginnings of the Old Ones' infection, perhaps?
5th Apr '16 7:19:07 PM KoNP
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* ActuallyPrettyFunny: The head Doctor's reaction to Trent suddenly fighting back against the orderlies and scoring an extremely well-executed punt to one man's balls.
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