History Film / NineSevenSixEvil

8th Jul '17 9:48:23 AM Luigifan
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* BigBad: Hoax eventually turn into one due to his reliance on the eponymous phone number.
* BigNo: This is Hoax's reaction when his supernatural spider-prank against Suzie end up killing her.
* TheCorruption: The 976-EVIL phone number works this way, initially giving Hoax a means of revenge against his tormentors, but the more he uses it the more outwardly monstrous he becomes.

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* BigBad: Hoax eventually turn turns into one due to his reliance on the eponymous phone number.
* BigNo: This is Hoax's reaction when his supernatural spider-prank against Suzie end ends up killing her.
* TheCorruption: The 976-EVIL phone number works this way, initially giving Hoax a means of revenge against his tormentors, but the more he uses it it, the more outwardly monstrous he becomes.



* EvilPhone: Spike and others who declined the phone line's offerings of power, get evil calls that mock and try to kill them.
* EvilSoundsDeep: Hoax's voice becomes deeper as he gives more and more in to the 976-EVIL's influence.

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* EvilPhone: Spike and (and others who declined the phone line's offerings of power, power) get evil calls that mock and try to kill them.
* EvilSoundsDeep: Hoax's voice becomes deeper as he gives in more and more in to the 976-EVIL's influence.



* FingerlessGloves: The evil phone number tries to persuade Spike to steal a pair of these, but he proves to better person than that. Because of that, supernatural forces try to have him killed.

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* FingerlessGloves: The evil phone number tries to persuade Spike to steal a pair of these, but he proves to be a better person than that. Because of that, supernatural forces try to have him killed.



* HauntedTechnology: When Spike won't comply to evil phone line's demands, an unmanned car starts up and tries to run him over.
* IKnowYoureInThereSomewhereFight: After Hoax becomes fully possessed, Spike reminds his cousin about their youth to help him fight it. It only partially works, [[spoiler:as it gives Hoax just enough time to sacrifice himself.]]

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* HauntedTechnology: When Spike won't comply to the evil phone line's demands, an unmanned car starts up and tries to run him over.
* IKnowYoureInThereSomewhereFight: After Hoax becomes fully possessed, Spike reminds his cousin about their youth to help him fight it. It only partially works, [[spoiler:as it gives Hoax just enough time to sacrifice himself.]]himself]].



* PoorMansPorn: Early in the film Hoax can be seen reading from a ''National Geographic'' magazine for this use, but his religious mother catches him red-handed.

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* PoorMansPorn: Early in the film film, Hoax can be seen reading from a ''National Geographic'' magazine for this use, but his religious mother catches him red-handed.
12th Jun '17 9:14:27 PM nombretomado
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Along with ''Film/ANightmareOnElmStreet4TheDreamMaster'', the first screenwriting credit of Brian Helgeland (who helped ''Film/TrickOrTreat'' writer Rhet Topham develop his story; and while ''976-EVIL'' was finished first, to the point Englund recommended him for the next Freddy Krueger script, ''The Dream Master'' got to theaters before), who would win an AcademyAward with ''Film/LAConfidential''.

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Along with ''Film/ANightmareOnElmStreet4TheDreamMaster'', the first screenwriting credit of Brian Helgeland (who helped ''Film/TrickOrTreat'' writer Rhet Topham develop his story; and while ''976-EVIL'' was finished first, to the point Englund recommended him for the next Freddy Krueger script, ''The Dream Master'' got to theaters before), who would win an AcademyAward UsefulNotes/AcademyAward with ''Film/LAConfidential''.
17th Mar '17 6:22:11 PM DanielBenner8891
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* AssholeVictim: Marcus, and the other punks who bullied Hoax throughout the movie.
9th Oct '16 4:49:41 PM MagBas
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* WhoNamesTheirKidDude: Seriously, what possessed Aunt Lucy to name her son ''Hoax''?!

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* WhoNamesTheirKidDude: Seriously, what possessed Aunt Lucy to name her son ''Hoax''?!
9th Oct '16 4:36:32 PM Jackie-Chaos-Bunny
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* WhoNamesTheirKidDude: Seriously, what possessed Spike's aunt to name her son ''Hoax''?!

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* WhoNamesTheirKidDude: Seriously, what possessed Spike's aunt Aunt Lucy to name her son ''Hoax''?!
9th Oct '16 4:32:42 PM Jackie-Chaos-Bunny
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* WhoNamesTheirKidDude: Seriously, what possessed Spike's aunt to name her son ''Hoax''?!
1st Jun '16 7:38:22 PM igordebraga
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Along with ''Film/ANightmareOnElmStreet4TheDreamMaster'', the first screenwriting credit of Brian Helgeland (who helped ''Film/TrickOrTreat'' writer Rhet Topham develop his story; and while ''976-EVIL'' was finished first, to the point Englund recommended him for the next Freddy Krueger script, ''The Dream Master'' got to theaters before), who would win an AcademyAward with ''Film/LAConfidential''.
8th Apr '16 5:10:00 AM erforce
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-->-- '''976-EVIL's greeeting message'''

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-->-- '''976-EVIL's greeeting greeting message'''
11th Mar '16 8:52:43 AM Morgenthaler
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* IKnowYoureInThereSomewhereFight: After Hoax becomes fully possessed, Spike reminds his cousin about their youth to help him fight it. It only partially works, [[spoiler:as it gives Hoax just enough time to sacrifice himself.]]
18th Feb '16 1:00:31 PM Morgenthaler
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* RealityWarper: Hoax's demonic powers eventually include the ability to warp the environment, as he turns his own house into an arctic wasteland and opens a portal to Hell in the yard.
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