History Film / TheProwler

21st Feb '16 10:33:48 PM DemonDuckofDoom
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* AntagonistTitle

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* AntagonistTitleAntagonistTitle: The protagonist is Pam.
* BigBad: [[spoiler:Sheriff George Fraser]] turns out to be the Prowler.



* HorrorDoesntSettleForSimpleTuesday

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* HorrorDoesntSettleForSimpleTuesdayHorrorDoesntSettleForSimpleTuesday: Graduation
1st Nov '15 6:37:33 PM detachableface
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Starting at the year 1945, the film opens with a news reel depicting the homecoming american troops from WorldWarTwo. One of these returning troops isn't happy, as his girlfriend Rosemary had dumped him during the war (with a "Dear John" letter, no less).

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Starting at the year 1945, the film opens with a news reel depicting the homecoming american American troops from WorldWarTwo. One of these returning troops isn't happy, as his girlfriend Rosemary had dumped him during the war (with a "Dear John" letter, no less).
23rd Apr '15 6:51:47 AM WillBGood
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* AllInTheEyes: The lighting at Chatham house does this effect on Mark whe he is ascending the stairs.

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* AllInTheEyes: The lighting at Chatham house does this effect on Mark whe when he is ascending the stairs.



* FlashbackEcho: Restartation of the Graduation Dance makes Rosemary's killer snap and start killing again.

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* FlashbackEcho: Restartation The revival of the Graduation Dance makes Rosemary's killer snap and start killing again.
3rd Mar '15 8:37:10 PM Prowler
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* FakeOutOpening: Begins with cheerfully narrated faux-retro newsreel footage, transitions to a scene set at a dance, and then quickly turns graphically violent when a couple there sneak off to a rotunda to make out.
19th Feb '14 7:05:47 AM erforce
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* IsThisThingOn



* SawedOffShotgun
* ShellshockedVeteran

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* SawedOffShotgun
* ShellshockedVeteran
SawedOffShotgun: One is among The Prowler's arsenal.
10th Aug '13 4:22:21 PM erforce
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'''''The Prowler''''', also known as ''Rosemary's Killer'', is a SlasherMovie from the year 1981. It was directed by Joseph Zito and the film's gore effects were done by the legendary Tom Savini. Both would later contribute their respective talents to another slasher film, ''Film/FridayThe13thTheFinalChapter''.

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'''''The Prowler''''', also known as ''Rosemary's Killer'', is a SlasherMovie from the year 1981. It was directed by Joseph Zito and the film's gore effects were done by the legendary Tom Savini.Creator/TomSavini. Both would later contribute their respective talents to another slasher film, ''Film/FridayThe13thTheFinalChapter''.
20th Jan '13 1:14:18 AM erforce
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* ShowerScene: Sherry is taking a shower when her boyfriend Carl appears and startles her.

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* ShowerScene: Sherry is taking a shower when her boyfriend Carl appears and startles her. Things could have escalated into a ShowerOfLove if The Prowler wouldn't have stuck his bayonet through Carl's skull and impaled Sherry with the pitchfork.
19th Jan '13 11:10:41 AM erforce
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* DearJohnLetter: Rosemary's letter to her soldier boyfriend is shown and narrated to the audience before the scene of her and her boyfriend's deaths.


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* IsThisThingOn
19th Jan '13 11:07:22 AM erforce
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'''''The Prowler''''', also known as ''Rosemary's Killer'', is a SlasherMovie from the year 1981. It was directed by Joseph Zito and the film's gore effects were done by the legendary Tom Savini. Both would later contribute their respective talents to another slasher film, ''Film/FridayThe13thTheFinalChapter''.

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'''''The Prowler''''', also known as ''Rosemary's Killer'', is a SlasherMovie from the year 1981. It was directed by Joseph Zito and the film's gore effects were done by the legendary Tom Savini. Both would later contribute their respective talents to another slasher film, ''Film/FridayThe13thTheFinalChapter''.
''Film/FridayThe13thTheFinalChapter''.



* AllInTheEyes
* BigDamnHeroes: Otto near the end.
* BloodIsSquickerInWater: The pool murder.
* CallingCard: Killer leaves roses to the scenes of the crime.

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* AllInTheEyes
AllInTheEyes: The lighting at Chatham house does this effect on Mark whe he is ascending the stairs.
* AntagonistTitle
* BigDamnHeroes: Otto near the end.
appears to shoot The Prowler just as he is about to attack Pam.
* BloodIsSquickerInWater: The pool murder.
* CallingCard: Killer leaves roses to
Used on Lisas's murder by the scenes of the crime.pool.



* DramaticUnmask: Done when the killer is struggling with the FinalGirl.
* EveryoneIsASuspect

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* DramaticUnmask: Done when the killer The Prowler is struggling with the FinalGirl.
* EveryoneIsASuspect
FinalGirl and his mask comes off.



* FlashbackEcho: [[spoiler:Restartation of the Graduation Dance makes the killer start killing again]].
* HoistByHisOwnPetard

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* FlashbackEcho: [[spoiler:Restartation Restartation of the Graduation Dance makes the Rosemary's killer snap and start killing again]].
again.
* HoistByHisOwnPetardGraveRobbing: The Prowler digs up Rosemary's grave and switches her corpse to Lisa's.
* HoistByHisOwnPetard: The Prowler is done in with his own shotgun.



* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice
* IsThisThingOn
* {{Joisey}}
* KnifeNut: A bayonet is a part of the killer's repertoire.
* LockAndLoadMontage
* MenacingStroll
* MundaneMadeAwesome: Early in the film horror music plays on such mundane scenes as people going shopping.
* NotQuiteDead: Otto manages to shoot the killer. Unfortunately for him, the killer returns fire.
* PeekABooCorpse

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* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice
* IsThisThingOn
* {{Joisey}}
* KnifeNut: A bayonet is a part of the killer's The Prowler's repertoire.
* LockAndLoadMontage
LockAndLoadMontage: The Prowler is shown preparing his weaponry during the night of the party.
* MenacingStroll
* MundaneMadeAwesome: Early
MenacingStroll: The Prowler takes it slow when he goes after Pam in the film horror music plays on such mundane scenes as people going shopping.
dormitory.
* NotQuiteDead: Otto manages to shoot the killer. The Prowler. Unfortunately for him, the killer he only pretends to be dead and returns fire.
* PeekABooCorpsePeekABooCorpse: Pam finds a necklace dangling in a fireplace. When she investigates it, Rosemary's corpse drops before her.



* TheReveal: Who is The Prowler? [[spoiler:Sheriff Fraser, that's who]].



* SlashedThroat
* SomethingAboutARose
* TitleDrop
* VomitDiscretionShot
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: We never find out what happened to Major Chatham.
* YourHeadAsplode: Killer dies from a shotgun blast to the head.
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* SlashedThroat
ShowerScene: Sherry is taking a shower when her boyfriend Carl appears and startles her.
* SomethingAboutARose
SlashedThroat: Lisa's death.
* TitleDrop
SomethingAboutARose: The Prowler [[CallingCard leaves roses]] to the scenes of his crimes.
* VomitDiscretionShot
TitleDrop: Miss Allison informs the partygoers that there's a prowler seen around the campus, and everyone should stay inside.
* VomitDiscretionShot: Used when Paul has to relieve himself at the party.
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: We never find out what happened to Major Chatham.
[[spoiler:Major Chatham]]. He was presumably killed and his body was hidden.
* YourHeadAsplode: Killer After [[GunStruggle struggling for his gun]] with Pam, The Prowler dies from a shotgun blast to the head.
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17th Jan '13 8:18:27 PM erforce
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[[caption-width-right:300:[[IncrediblyLamePun Unless you are]] HotBlooded.]]

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[[caption-width-right:300:[[IncrediblyLamePun Unless [[caption-width-right:300:Unless you are]] are HotBlooded.]]
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