History Film / ThirtyDaysOfNight

29th May '17 7:52:50 PM Fireblood
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* BigBad: Marlowe.

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* BigBad: Marlowe.Marlow.



* BlackEyesOfEvil: The vampires' eyes have wide, solid black irises covering almost the entire visible eye, which, along with their mouthful of sharp teeth, makes them look really sharklike and sociopathic.

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* BlackEyesOfEvil: The vampires' eyes have wide, solid black irises covering almost the entire visible eye, which, along with their mouthful of sharp teeth, makes them look really sharklike shark-like and sociopathic.



* DecapitatedArmy: [[spoiler: Literally. After Eben punches Marlowe's brain out, the rest of the vampires just stumble around, not sure what to do, then slowly retreat.]]

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* DecapitatedArmy: [[spoiler: Literally. After Eben punches Marlowe's Marlow's brain out, the rest of the vampires just stumble around, not sure what to do, then slowly retreat.]]



* ForWantOfANail: Most of the survivors left town for a month. Stella desperately wanted to be among that group, but missed her flight. She ends up reconnecting with her estranged husband Eben and promising that they will watch the sunrise together. [[spoiler: The promise is kept, but only because Eben was willing to infect himself in order to save Stella.]] Had she made her intended flight, she might never have patched up her relationship with Eben. [[spoiler: And Eben would very likely have survived since without Stella to worry about, he would have stayed in the shelter until the sun came up.]]

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* ForWantOfANail: Most of the survivors left town for a month. Stella desperately wanted to be among that group, but missed her flight. She ends up reconnecting with her estranged husband Eben and promising that they will watch the sunrise together. [[spoiler: The promise is kept, but only because Eben was willing to infect himself in order to save Stella.]] Had she made her intended flight, she might never have patched up her relationship with Eben. [[spoiler: And Eben would very likely have survived since without Stella to worry about, he about. He would have stayed in the shelter until the sun came up.]]



* HeroicSacrifice: Eben [[spoiler: becomes a Vampire]] knowing full well it was the only way to successfully [[spoiler: save Stella and fight off the Vampires]], as well as the fact that he wouldn't be able to change back or control himself from not harming anyone for long. So, after the Vampires are [[spoiler: leaderless and scared shitless]] he lets himself [[spoiler: be turned to ash by the sun]].

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* HeroicSacrifice: Eben [[spoiler: becomes a Vampire]] vampire]] knowing full well it was the only way to successfully [[spoiler: save Stella and fight off the Vampires]], vampires]], as well as the fact that he wouldn't be able to change back or control himself from not harming anyone for long. So, after the Vampires vampires are [[spoiler: leaderless and scared shitless]] he lets himself [[spoiler: be turned to ash by the sun]].



* TheMasquerade: Marlowe mentions that the vampires have gone to great lengths to make people forget they were ever real.

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* TheMasquerade: Marlowe Marlow mentions that the vampires have gone to great lengths to make people forget they were ever real.real. This is why they carefully plan to cover up their attack by burning the town.



** Interestingly, Marlowe has one as well. [[spoiler: Killing [[EvenEvilHasLovedOnes his lover]], Iris, after she had been burned over half her body]].

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** Interestingly, Marlowe Marlow has one as well. [[spoiler: Killing [[EvenEvilHasLovedOnes He kills[[EvenEvilHasLovedOnes his lover]], Iris, after she had been burned over half her body]].
29th May '17 7:42:43 PM Fireblood
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* SuicideAttack: Beau sets off several sticks of dynamite while the vampires rush him, [[spoiler: but survives. Marlowe kills him]].

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* SuicideAttack: Beau sets off several sticks of dynamite while the vampires rush him, [[spoiler: but survives. Marlowe Marlow kills him]].



* VampireMonarch: Marlowe appears to be this for the rest of the vampires. [[spoiler: After he dies, the rest just wander around aimlessly, indicating he may have had some mind control over them which has lifted now.]] Lilith is referred to as Vampire Queen in the sequel ''Dark Days''.

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* VampireMonarch: Marlowe Marlow appears to be this for the rest of the vampires. [[spoiler: After he dies, the rest just wander around aimlessly, indicating he may have had some mind control over them which has lifted now.]] Lilith is referred to as Vampire Queen in the sequel ''Dark Days''.



* WhereIsYourXNow: Marlowe says what amounts to "Where is your God now?" in a subtler form.

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* WhereIsYourXNow: Marlowe Marlow says what amounts to "Where is your God now?" in a subtler form.



'''Marlowe''': God? (looks around, [[FauxAffablyEvil frowns and shakes his head 'sadly']]) No God.

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'''Marlowe''': '''Marlow''': God? (looks around, [[FauxAffablyEvil frowns and shakes his head 'sadly']]) No God.



* YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness: The vampires kill the girl they were using as bait when she fails to attract anyone. Marlowe also kills The Stranger after he's prepared the way for the vampires (who had promised they'd turn him), saying to the others "The things they'll believe."
* YourHeadASplode: [[spoiler: When Eben [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome punches out Marlowe]].]] One vampire's head gets blown off by a shotgun blast and (apparently) killed earlier too.

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* YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness: The vampires kill the girl they were using as bait when she fails to attract anyone. Marlowe Marlow also kills The Stranger after he's prepared the way for the vampires (who had promised they'd turn him), saying to the others "The things they'll believe."
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* YourHeadASplode: [[spoiler: When Eben [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome punches out Marlowe]].Marlow]].]] One vampire's head gets blown off by a shotgun blast and (apparently) killed earlier too.
29th May '17 7:31:03 PM Fireblood
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* VampireMonarch: Marlowe appears to be this for the rest of the vampires. [[spoiler: After he dies, the rest just wander around aimlessly, indicating he may have had some mind control over them which has lifted now.]] Lilith is referred to as Vampire Queen in the sequel ''Dark Days''.
29th May '17 7:18:33 PM Fireblood
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* YourHeadASplode: [[spoiler: When Eben [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome punches out Marlowe]].]]

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* YourHeadASplode: [[spoiler: When Eben [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome punches out Marlowe]].]]]] One vampire's head gets blown off by a shotgun blast and (apparently) killed earlier too.
29th May '17 7:15:15 PM Fireblood
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* SuicideAttack: Beau sets off several sticks of dynamite while the vampires rush him, but survives. Marlowe finishes him.

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* SuicideAttack: Beau sets off several sticks of dynamite while the vampires rush him, [[spoiler: but survives. Marlowe finishes him.kills him]].



* WhoWantsToLiveForever: [[spoiler: Carter lost his wife and kids in an accident and hardly can live on without them. The idea of spending the whole of eternity without them is unbearable for him.]]

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* WhoWantsToLiveForever: [[spoiler: Carter lost his wife and kids in an accident and hardly can live on without them. The idea of spending the whole of an eternity without them is unbearable for him.him. He lets himself be killed instead.]]
29th May '17 7:09:16 PM Fireblood
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* SuicideAttack: Beau sets off several sticks of dynamite while the vampires rush him, but survives. Marlowe finishes him.
* SuicideBySunlight: [[spoiler: Eben waits with Stella]] on the morning when the sun returns, and is burned into ash.



* YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness: The vampires kill the girl they were using as bait when she fails to attract anyone.

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* YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness: The vampires kill the girl they were using as bait when she fails to attract anyone. Marlowe also kills The Stranger after he's prepared the way for the vampires (who had promised they'd turn him), saying to the others "The things they'll believe."



* ZombieInfectee: [[spoiler: Carter]]. Though in a twist he doesn't wait until it's too late, just until there's a proper moment to deal with the problem. He choose to be killed rather than fully turn into a vampire.

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* ZombieInfectee: [[spoiler: Carter]]. Though in a twist he doesn't wait until it's too late, just until there's a proper moment to deal with the problem. He choose chooses to be killed rather than fully turn into a vampire.
19th May '17 8:03:23 PM Fireblood
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* WhereIsYourXNow: Marlowe says what amounts "Where is your God now?" in a subtler form.

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* WhereIsYourXNow: Marlowe says what amounts to "Where is your God now?" in a subtler form.
19th May '17 8:01:44 PM Fireblood
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* GodIsDead: Or at the very least, He can't or won't help the hapless townsfolk, as Marlowe coldly points out.
-->'''Lady victim''': Oh...God.\\
'''Marlowe''': God? (looks around, [[FauxAffablyEvil frowns and shakes his head 'sadly']]) No God.


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* WhereIsYourXNow: Marlowe says what amounts "Where is your God now?" in a subtler form.
-->'''Lady victim''': Oh...God.\\
'''Marlowe''': God? (looks around, [[FauxAffablyEvil frowns and shakes his head 'sadly']]) No God.
19th May '17 2:27:17 AM Fireblood
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* AdaptationalAttractiveness: The paunchy, late-thirties, happily married main couple become buff, mid-twenties, and sexily divorced.

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* AdaptationalAttractiveness: The paunchy, late-thirties, happily married main couple of the comics become buff, mid-twenties, and sexily divorced.
19th May '17 2:25:28 AM Fireblood
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A direct-to-video sequel was released in 2010 call ''Dark Days'' likewise based on the sequel comic book of the same name. In it Stella, one of the survivors of Barrow, tries to prove the existence of vampires and joins up with a group of people who have also had run-ins with vampires. Enlisting her help in trying to take down a vampire queen.

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A direct-to-video sequel was released in 2010 call ''Dark Days'' likewise based on the sequel comic book of the same name. In it Stella, one of the survivors of Barrow, tries to prove the existence of vampires and joins up with a group of people who have also had run-ins with vampires. Enlisting vampires, enlisting her help in trying to take down a vampire queen.



* AdaptationalAttractiveness: The paunchy, late-thirties, happily married main couple become buff, mid-twenties, and sexily divorced.



* BadassNormal: Beau. [[spoiler: During his DyingMomentOfAwesome]] he singlehandly deals with two dozen vampires, kills most of them and badly mutilates others. Eben also counts, [[spoiler: before becoming an EmpoweredBadassNormal]].

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* BadassNormal: Beau. [[spoiler: During his DyingMomentOfAwesome]] he singlehandly single-handedly deals with two dozen vampires, kills most of them and badly mutilates others. Eben also counts, [[spoiler: before becoming an EmpoweredBadassNormal]].



* CurbStompBattle: A fight between a couple dozen vampires and around 150 humans (many with guns) ends up with little to no casualties among the vampires and only maybe a dozen humans left. For what it's worth, the vampires gained a few bullet-wounds for their effort.

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* CurbStompBattle: A fight between a couple dozen vampires and around 150 humans (many with guns) ends up with little to no casualties among the vampires and only maybe a dozen humans left. For what it's worth, the vampires gained a few bullet-wounds bullet wounds for their effort.



* GodIsDead: Or at the very least, He can't help the hapless townsfolk, as Marlowe coldly points out.

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* GodIsDead: Or at the very least, He can't or won't help the hapless townsfolk, as Marlowe coldly points out.



** The girl used as bait. She helps the vampires, because it's better than being killed on the spot. It's more than obvious that she is heavily traumatised by this. And when there is [[YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness no-one else to eat...]]

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** The girl used as bait. She helps the vampires, because it's better than being killed on the spot. It's more than obvious that she is heavily traumatised traumatized by this. And when there is [[YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness no-one else to eat...]]



** Not only are the paunchy, late-thirties, happily married main couple made buff, mid-twenties, and sexily divorced; the Native American Eben Olemaun becomes the white Eben Oleson.

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** Not only are the paunchy, late-thirties, happily married main couple made buff, mid-twenties, and sexily divorced; the The Native American Eben Olemaun becomes the white Eben Oleson.



* UndeadChild: One scene has the group fighting against an vampire girl. It takes all of them to restrain and kill her.

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* UndeadChild: One scene has the group fighting against an a vampire girl. It takes all of them to restrain and kill her.



* WoundedGazelleGambit: The vampires set up a trap early on by having a lone girl is wandering around, shouting for help. Anyone who comes out to help gets eaten. Eben catches onto the trick and is ForcedToWatch as the vampires proceed with killing the girl for failing.

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* WoundedGazelleGambit: The vampires set up a trap early on by having a lone girl is wandering around, shouting for help. Anyone who comes out to help gets eaten. Eben catches onto the trick and is ForcedToWatch as the vampires proceed with killing the girl for failing.



* YourHeadASplode: [[spoiler: When Eben [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome punches out Marlow]].]]
* ZombieInfectee: [[spoiler: Carter]]. Though in a twist he doesn't wait until it's too late, just until there's a proper moment to deal with problem. He choose to be killed rather than fully turn into a vampire.

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* YourHeadASplode: [[spoiler: When Eben [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome punches out Marlow]].Marlowe]].]]
* ZombieInfectee: [[spoiler: Carter]]. Though in a twist he doesn't wait until it's too late, just until there's a proper moment to deal with the problem. He choose to be killed rather than fully turn into a vampire.
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