History Film / Orphan

9th Jul '17 3:49:11 PM Snowsky
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* BadPeopleAbuseAnimals: Subverted. Danny shoots a pigeon with his paintball gun, but is [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone immediately horrified]] when he sees that it's seriously hurt. And then immediately played straight when Esther smashes it with a rock.

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* BadPeopleAbuseAnimals: Subverted. Danny shoots a pigeon with his paintball gun, but is [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone immediately absolutely horrified]] when he sees that it's seriously hurt. And then immediately instantly played straight when Esther smashes it with a rock.



* CreativeClosingCredits: [[spoiler:The credits roll over paint-splattered shots of Esther putting on her makeup, close-ups of her medical records from the Saarne Institute, white rose petals falling, and various paint-covered photographs being destroyed or burned, with the text switching back and forth from a standard serif font to a sinister "scratchy pencil" font. Notably, John's name in the cast list [[TheFourthWallWillNotProtectYou has a heart painted next to it.]]]]

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* CreativeClosingCredits: [[spoiler:The credits roll over paint-splattered shots of Esther putting on her makeup, close-ups of her medical records from the Saarne Institute, white rose petals falling, and various paint-covered photographs being destroyed or burned, with the text switching back and forth from a standard serif font to a sinister purple "scratchy pencil" handwriting" font. Notably, John's name in the cast list [[TheFourthWallWillNotProtectYou has a heart painted next to it.]]]]
29th Jun '17 7:40:46 PM Snowsky
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* RewatchBonus: Esther doesn't want to go to the dentist. [[spoiler:Because a dentist's appointment would force her to remove her false teeth, and an examination of her real teeth would prove that she's not really a little girl.]]

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* RewatchBonus: Esther doesn't want to go to the dentist. [[spoiler:Because a dentist's appointment would force her to remove her expose the fact that she wears false teeth, and an examination of her real teeth would prove that she's not really a little girl.]]


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* YourMakeupIsRunning: [[spoiler:After John rejects Esther's attempt at seducing him, she goes to her room and breaks down crying, ruining her makeup.]]
29th Jun '17 7:39:44 AM Snowsky
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* NightmareFuelColoringBook: Esther paints a seemingly innocuous picture of a large house. When she views it under a blacklight, a hidden layer of glow paint is revealed, showing that it's actually [[spoiler:a painting of a house going up in flames, with a family dying inside. She would know, because it was her fault.]]

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* NightmareFuelColoringBook: Esther paints a seemingly innocuous picture of a large house. When she views it under a blacklight, a hidden layer of glow paint is revealed, showing that it's actually [[spoiler:a painting of a house going up in flames, with a family several people dying gruesome deaths inside. She would know, because it was her fault.]]
29th Jun '17 7:38:58 AM Snowsky
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* CreativeClosingCredits: The credits roll over paint-splattered shots of Esther putting on her makeup, close-ups of her medical records from the Saarne Institute, white rose petals falling, and various paint-covered photographs being destroyed or burned, with the text switching back and forth from a standard serif font to a sinister "scratchy pencil" font. Notably, John's name in the cast list [[TheFourthWallWillNotProtectYou has a heart painted next to it.]]

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* CreativeClosingCredits: The [[spoiler:The credits roll over paint-splattered shots of Esther putting on her makeup, close-ups of her medical records from the Saarne Institute, white rose petals falling, and various paint-covered photographs being destroyed or burned, with the text switching back and forth from a standard serif font to a sinister "scratchy pencil" font. Notably, John's name in the cast list [[TheFourthWallWillNotProtectYou has a heart painted next to it.]]]]]]
29th Jun '17 7:38:36 AM Snowsky
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* CreativeClosingCredits: The credits roll over paint-splattered shots of Esther putting on her makeup, close-ups of her medical records from the Saarne Institute, white rose petals falling, and various paint-covered photographs being destroyed or burned, with the text switching back and forth from a standard serif font to a sinister "scratchy pencil" font. Notably, John's name in the cast list [[TheFourthWallWillNotProtectYou has a heart painted next to it.]]
29th Jun '17 6:48:48 AM Snowsky
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* AdultFear: Discovering that the child you adopted is not only a violent sociopath willing to hurt your other children, but skilled enough at manipulating others that when you voice your concerns about them, nobody believes you and in fact thinks ''you're'' crazy.

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* AdultFear: Discovering that the child you adopted is not only a violent sociopath willing to hurt your other children, but skilled enough at manipulating others that when you voice your concerns about them, nobody believes you and in fact thinks you. In fact, they think ''you're'' crazy.
29th Jun '17 6:48:11 AM Snowsky
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* AdultFear: Discovering that the child you adopted is not only a violent sociopath willing to hurt your other children, but skilled enough at manipulating others and putting on a charming facade that when you voice your concerns about them, nobody believes you.

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* AdultFear: Discovering that the child you adopted is not only a violent sociopath willing to hurt your other children, but skilled enough at manipulating others and putting on a charming facade that when you voice your concerns about them, nobody believes you. you and in fact thinks ''you're'' crazy.



* BigBrotherInstinct: Danny may not like Esther, but he cares about his little sister Max, going to her room and asking her if Esther hurt her, promising that they'll talk to their parents about her. Unfortunately, Esther is standing outside the door and listening...

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* BigBrotherInstinct: Danny may not like Esther, ''Esther,'' but he cares about his little sister Max, going to her room and asking her if Esther hurt her, promising that they'll talk to their parents about her. Unfortunately, Esther is standing outside the door and listening...



* FreudianThreat: Also doubles as {{Foreshadowing}}: [[spoiler:Being an adult woman with possible sexual abuse in her past, of course Esther knows what a man's genital is for]].

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* FreudianThreat: Also doubles as {{Foreshadowing}}: [[spoiler:Being an adult woman with possible sexual abuse in her past, of course Esther knows what a man's genital is genitals are for]].


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* SnowMeansDeath: [[spoiler:Esther's killings of a pigeon and Sister Abigail both happen outside in the snow.]]
29th Jun '17 6:42:50 AM Snowsky
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* AdultFear: ''Nonstop'', but particularly the scene where Esther pulls the emergency brake on the car with Max in it and lets it slide down the hill.
* TheAlcoholic: Kate, formerly.

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* AdultFear: ''Nonstop'', Discovering that the child you adopted is not only a violent sociopath willing to hurt your other children, but particularly the scene where Esther pulls the emergency brake on the car with Max in it skilled enough at manipulating others and lets it slide down the hill.
putting on a charming facade that when you voice your concerns about them, nobody believes you.
* TheAlcoholic: Kate, formerly. Esther exploits this by showing John the bottle of wine she bought the previous day and making it look like Kate relapsed, making it harder for him to believe her when she says Esther is dangerous.
28th Jun '17 6:35:23 PM Snowsky
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-->''"You pissed yourself."''



* RewatchBonus: Esther doesn't want to go to the dentist. [[spoiler:Because a dentist's appointment would force her to remove the false teeth that she wears, and a dentist's examination of her real teeth would prove that she's not really a little girl.]]

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* RewatchBonus: Esther doesn't want to go to the dentist. [[spoiler:Because a dentist's appointment would force her to remove the her false teeth that she wears, teeth, and a dentist's an examination of her real teeth would prove that she's not really a little girl.]]
28th Jun '17 6:24:17 PM Snowsky
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* BadPeopleAbuseAnimals: Subverted. Danny shoots a pigeon with his paintball gun, but is [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone immediately horrified]] when he sees that it's seriously hurt. And then immediately played straight when Esther smashes it with a rock.
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