History Film / Splinter

3rd May '18 1:58:48 PM Stellarvore
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* PoliceAreUseless[=/=]TooDumbToLive: Sheriff Frankel. Seriously, when not only a couple that are being held hostage but ''the man holding them hostage'' are pleading for you to run back to your car and radio in for backup, you'd best go do as they say unless you wanna end up as a piece of a parasitic monster.



* TooDumbToLive: Sheriff Frankel. Seriously, when not only a couple that are being held hostage but ''the man holding them hostage'' are pleading for you to run back to your car and radio in for backup, you'd best go do as they say unless you wanna end up as a piece of a parasitic monster.
21st Jan '18 9:48:23 PM Stellarvore
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* TheEndOrIsIt: [[spoiler:Seth and Polly escape the gas stations ... but the final shot is of an animal infected with the parasite lurking behind a tree.]]



%%* HeroicSacrifice: Dennis at the end.
%%* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Dennis.
%%*KillItWithFire

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%%* * HeroicSacrifice: Dennis at [[spoiler:Dennis orders Seth and Polly to flee as he fights the end.
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creature, getting infected in the process before blowing up both himself and the monster.]]
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JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Dennis.
%%*KillItWithFire
Dennis. He's undoubtedly an asshole who's willing to use violent methods to get his way, but he clearly cares about Lacey [[spoiler:and wants to send money to the wife of the truck driver he left paralyzed.]]
* KillItWithFire: [[spoiler:Dennis fires at one of the gas pumps, causing it to explode and igniting the monster on fire, and it burns to death.]]


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* TooDumbToLive: Sheriff Frankel. Seriously, when not only a couple that are being held hostage but ''the man holding them hostage'' are pleading for you to run back to your car and radio in for backup, you'd best go do as they say unless you wanna end up as a piece of a parasitic monster.
28th Feb '17 7:18:11 PM Idek618
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* AbnormalLimbRotationRange: One of the first things that the creatures does is [[spoiler:to [[BodyHorror break the bones of the infected parts so that it has full mobility in every direction]]]].

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* AbnormalLimbRotationRange: One of the first things that the creatures creature does is [[spoiler:to [[BodyHorror break the bones of the infected parts so that it has full mobility in every direction]]]].
4th Sep '16 11:42:07 AM Morgenthaler
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* GasStationOfDoom: The movie revolves around a gas station being under the attack of a parasitic organism.
29th Aug '16 5:24:14 AM WillBGood
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* UsingYourHead: The parasite ''loves to do this with full-sized'' hosts.

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* UsingYourHead: UseYourHead: The parasite ''loves ''loves'' to do this with full-sized'' ''full-sized'' hosts.
29th Aug '16 5:23:39 AM WillBGood
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* AmputationStopsSpread: [[spoiler: After Dennis' infection gets out of control and his arm takes on a life of it's own, they cut it off to make sure it doesn't spread. And it works.]]

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* AmputationStopsSpread: [[spoiler: After Dennis' infection gets out of control and his arm takes on a life of it's its own, they cut it off to make sure it doesn't spread. And it works.]]



* {{Gorn}}: We've got a parasite that breaks the bones of it's host and turns them into violent, mutilated zombies, then Dennis graphically hacks off his own arm to stop the infection from consuming him as well.

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* {{Gorn}}: We've got a parasite that breaks the bones of it's its host and turns them into violent, mutilated zombies, then Dennis graphically hacks off his own arm to stop the infection from consuming him as well.



* PuppeteerParasite: The organism consumes it's host from the inside out and then basically drives their bodies.

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* PuppeteerParasite: The organism consumes it's its host from the inside out and then basically drives their bodies.
21st Jun '16 2:40:24 AM lolface123
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%%* {{Gorn}}

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%%* {{Gorn}}* {{Gorn}}: We've got a parasite that breaks the bones of it's host and turns them into violent, mutilated zombies, then Dennis graphically hacks off his own arm to stop the infection from consuming him as well.



* PuppeteerParasite: The organism basically consumes it's host from the inside out and then basically drives their bodies.

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* ParasiteZombie: The creatures in this film are mostly corpses reanimated by a fungal parasite.
* PuppeteerParasite: The organism basically consumes it's host from the inside out and then basically drives their bodies.



%%* TheVirus

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%%* TheVirus* TheVirus: A haemovore fungal mould that takes you over, eats you from the inside out and infects via sticking creatures with thorns made via it's own biomass.
* UsingYourHead: The parasite ''loves to do this with full-sized'' hosts.
19th Jun '16 5:42:37 AM lolface123
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* AbnormalLimbRotationRange: One of the first things that the creatures does is [[spoiler:to break the bones of the infected parts so that it has full mobility in every direction]].

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* AbnormalLimbRotationRange: One of the first things that the creatures does is [[spoiler:to [[BodyHorror break the bones of the infected parts so that it has full mobility in every direction]].direction]]]].


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* PuppeteerParasite: The organism basically consumes it's host from the inside out and then basically drives their bodies.
31st Aug '15 4:35:31 AM lolface123
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* AmputationStopSpread: [[spoiler: After Dennis' infection gets out of control and his arm takes on a life of it's own, they cut it off to make sure it doesn't spread. And it works.]]

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* AmputationStopSpread: AmputationStopsSpread: [[spoiler: After Dennis' infection gets out of control and his arm takes on a life of it's own, they cut it off to make sure it doesn't spread. And it works.]]
31st Aug '15 4:35:08 AM lolface123
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* AmputationStopsTheSpread: [[spoiler: After Dennis' infection gets out of control and his arm takes on a life of it's own, they cut it off to make sure it doesn't spread. And it works.]]

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* AmputationStopsTheSpread: *AmputationStopSpread: [[spoiler: After Dennis' infection gets out of control and his arm takes on a life of it's own, they cut it off to make sure it doesn't spread. And it works.]]



* ZombieInfectee: [[spoiler: Dennis accidentally gets a splinter in his finger earlier and leaves it up to the point that it starts violently moving around by itself. They cut it off luckily, but near the end of the movie, he gets infected again, and not in an area that can be cut off. This leads Dennis to blow up the gas station while he's in it to kill both himself and what's left of the infected.]]

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* ZombieInfectee: *ZombieInfectee: [[spoiler: Dennis accidentally gets a splinter in his finger earlier and leaves it up to the point that it starts violently moving around by itself. They cut it off luckily, but near the end of the movie, he gets infected again, and not in an area that can be cut off. This leads Dennis to blow up the gas station while he's in it to kill both himself and what's left of the infected.]]
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