History Film / TheyLive

19th Aug '16 10:49:30 AM KingClark
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* EvilIsVisceral: Skinless blue aliens
* FightScene: You know damn well which one.

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* EvilIsVisceral: Skinless blue aliens
* FightScene: You know damn well which one.
aliens.
5th Jul '16 4:58:40 AM MrKosta
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* GogglesDoSomethingUnusual: The special sunglasses made by LaResistance, of course. They reveal disguised aliens and their subliminal propaganda, and are a ''major'' plot point.
5th Jul '16 4:57:06 AM MrKosta
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* GogglesDoSomethingUnusual: The special sunglasses made by LaResistance, of course. They reveal disguised aliens and their subliminal propaganda, and are a ''major'' plot point.
8th Mar '16 1:14:09 AM eroock
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->''THEY LIVE, WE SLEEP''

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->''THEY ->''"THEY LIVE, WE SLEEP''SLEEP."''



* MassHypnosis: Note the above.

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* MassHypnosis: Note The aliens use a TV station to broadcast a signal that keeps human beings from seeing the above.truth. They also use actual TV broadcasts to send specific messages.
26th Feb '16 9:34:40 AM CaptainCrawdad
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''They Live'' is a 1988 action movie directed by Creator/JohnCarpenter, and inspired by Ray Nelson's short story "Eight O'Clock in the Morning".

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''They Live'' is a 1988 action movie directed by Creator/JohnCarpenter, and inspired by Ray Nelson's short story "Eight O'Clock in the Morning".
Morning" and its comic book adaptation "Nada."



* KarmaHoudini: The Homeless Drifter who was complaining about The Bearded TV Hacker interrupting his show constantly, [[FridgeLogic somehow gets recruited by The Aliens to help them in their continued subjugation of Earth.]] When John Nada and Frank accidentally stumble into an underground base of operations and into a fancy dinner party attended by both The Aliens and their human collaborators, he assumes they were recruited as well and gives theme the grand tour. Eventually they try to kill him for betraying humanity, [[BeingGoodSucks he responds that all he's done is picked the winning side and asks them what's wrong with wanting a piece of the good life.]] He then escapes by using his wristwatch which is actually a communications and teleportation device to [[ScrewThisImOuttaHere disappear]]

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* KarmaHoudini: The Homeless Drifter who was complaining about The Bearded TV Hacker interrupting his show constantly, [[FridgeLogic somehow gets recruited by The Aliens to help them in their continued subjugation of Earth.]] Earth. When John Nada and Frank accidentally stumble into an underground base of operations and into a fancy dinner party attended by both The Aliens and their human collaborators, he assumes they were recruited as well and gives theme the grand tour. Eventually they try to kill him for betraying humanity, [[BeingGoodSucks he responds that all he's done is picked the winning side and asks them what's wrong with wanting a piece of the good life.]] He then escapes by using his wristwatch which is actually a communications and teleportation device to [[ScrewThisImOuttaHere disappear]]



* LesCollaborateurs: The wealthy elite of society are secretly cooperating with the aliens, including [[spoiler:a former friend of Nada and Frank from the camp]].

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* LesCollaborateurs: The wealthy elite of society are secretly cooperating with the aliens, including [[spoiler:a former friend of Nada and Frank from the camp]].[[spoiler:Holly]].



* TheQuisling: The Drifter and [[spoiler: Holly.]]
26th Feb '16 9:28:55 AM CaptainCrawdad
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* CreepyBlueEyes: Perhaps they should have realized that [[spoiler:Holly was TheMole]] after seeing those eyes..

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* CreepyBlueEyes: Par for the course whenever Meg Foster is cast. Perhaps they should have realized that [[spoiler:Holly was TheMole]] after seeing those eyes..
19th Feb '16 11:25:13 AM Morgenthaler
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* ArsonMurderAndJaywalking: Somehow the command to [[BabiesEverAfter marry and reproduce]] seems less malevolent than commands to consume, obey, and conform.
** Except when you realise that's making ''more sheep'' to fall prey to the more malevolent commands.
** When you realize MARRY and REPRODUCE include moments like the classic moment at the end, it gets a lot creepier.
13th Feb '16 12:59:54 PM jetsetter21$
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* KarmaHoudini: The Homeless Drifter who was complaining about The Bearded TV Hacker interrupting his show constantly, [[FridgeLogic somehow gets recruited by The Aliens to help them in their continued subjugation of Earth.]] When John Nada and Frank accidentally stumble into an underground base of operations and into a fancy dinner party attended by both The Aliens and their human collaborators, he assumes they were recruited as well and gives theme the grand tour. Eventually they try to kill him for betraying humanity, [[BeingGoodSucks he responds that all he's done is picked the winning side and asks them what's wrong with wanting the piece of the good life.]] He then escapes by using his wristwatch which is actually a communications and teleportation device to [[ScrewThisImOuttaHere disappear]]

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* KarmaHoudini: The Homeless Drifter who was complaining about The Bearded TV Hacker interrupting his show constantly, [[FridgeLogic somehow gets recruited by The Aliens to help them in their continued subjugation of Earth.]] When John Nada and Frank accidentally stumble into an underground base of operations and into a fancy dinner party attended by both The Aliens and their human collaborators, he assumes they were recruited as well and gives theme the grand tour. Eventually they try to kill him for betraying humanity, [[BeingGoodSucks he responds that all he's done is picked the winning side and asks them what's wrong with wanting the a piece of the good life.]] He then escapes by using his wristwatch which is actually a communications and teleportation device to [[ScrewThisImOuttaHere disappear]]
13th Feb '16 12:58:16 PM jetsetter21$
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* KarmaHoudini: The Homeless Drifter who was complaining about The Bearded TV Hacker interrupting his show constantly, [[FridgeLogic somehow gets recruited by The Aliens to help them in their continued subjugation of Earth.]] When John Nada and Frank accidentally stumble into an underground base of operations and into a fancy dinner party attended by both The Aliens and their human collaborators, he assumes they were recruited as well and gives theme the grand tour. Eventually they try to kill him for betraying humanity, [[ BeingGoodSucks he responds that all he's done is picked the winning side and asks them what's wrong with wanting the piece of the good life.]] He then escapes by using his wristwatch which is actually a communications and teleportation device to [[ScrewThisImOuttaHere disappear]]

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* KarmaHoudini: The Homeless Drifter who was complaining about The Bearded TV Hacker interrupting his show constantly, [[FridgeLogic somehow gets recruited by The Aliens to help them in their continued subjugation of Earth.]] When John Nada and Frank accidentally stumble into an underground base of operations and into a fancy dinner party attended by both The Aliens and their human collaborators, he assumes they were recruited as well and gives theme the grand tour. Eventually they try to kill him for betraying humanity, [[ BeingGoodSucks [[BeingGoodSucks he responds that all he's done is picked the winning side and asks them what's wrong with wanting the piece of the good life.]] He then escapes by using his wristwatch which is actually a communications and teleportation device to [[ScrewThisImOuttaHere disappear]]
13th Feb '16 12:56:58 PM jetsetter21$
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* KarmaHoudini: The Homeless Drifter who was complaining about The Bearded TV Hacker interrupting his show constantly, [[FridgeLogic somehow gets recruited by The Aliens to help them in their continued subjugation of Earth.]] When John Nada and Frank accidentally stumble into an underground base of operations and into a fancy dinner party attended by both The Aliens and their human collaborators, he assumes they were recruited as well and gives the grand tour. Eventually they try to kill him for betraying humanity, he responds that all he's done is picked the winning side and asks them what's wrong with wanting the piece of the good life. He then escapes by using his wristwatch which is actually a communications and teleportation device to [[ScrewThisImOuttaHere disappear]]

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* KarmaHoudini: The Homeless Drifter who was complaining about The Bearded TV Hacker interrupting his show constantly, [[FridgeLogic somehow gets recruited by The Aliens to help them in their continued subjugation of Earth.]] When John Nada and Frank accidentally stumble into an underground base of operations and into a fancy dinner party attended by both The Aliens and their human collaborators, he assumes they were recruited as well and gives theme the grand tour. Eventually they try to kill him for betraying humanity, [[ BeingGoodSucks he responds that all he's done is picked the winning side and asks them what's wrong with wanting the piece of the good life. life.]] He then escapes by using his wristwatch which is actually a communications and teleportation device to [[ScrewThisImOuttaHere disappear]]
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