History Film / Vacancy

29th Oct '15 10:30:45 AM ST89
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* BigBad: Mason, the motel manager. He's the mastermind behind the snuff movies and the one who came with the idea of using the motel as a DeathTrap.

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* ThoseTwoBadGuys: The two masked killers who commit the killings on Mason's orders.
25th Oct '15 3:17:16 AM Morgenthaler
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2007 thriller about a bickering couple, David and Amy (played by Luke Wilson and Kate Beckinsale), who are forced by circumstances to stop in a seedy motel. They find out the hotel owners make snuff movies with their guests as the stars/victims. !'''This movie contains examples of:'''
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2007 thriller about a bickering couple, David and Amy (played by Luke Wilson Creator/LukeWilson and Kate Beckinsale), Creator/KateBeckinsale), who are forced by circumstances to stop in a seedy motel. They find out the hotel owners make snuff movies with their guests as the stars/victims. !'''This ---- !!This movie contains examples of:''' of:
13th Sep '15 5:02:05 AM Xythos
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* DevelopingDoomedCharacters: Arguably the first twenty minutes.
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* DevelopingDoomedCharacters: Arguably the first twenty minutes. [[spoiler: Subverted, since the two main characters not only survive the events of the movie, but also show more traits of their own personalities.]] * EarnYourHappyEnding: [[spoiler: Amy manages to kill each one of the killers after David's apparent HeroicSacrifice. She then finds out that her husband is still alive despite the many wounds.]]
2nd Mar '15 1:26:47 PM DeeJay
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* FinalGirl: Amy. [[spoiler: It's played straight in the sense that Amy was the only one left to confront the killers upon David's supposed death, and she has to kill each one on her own. However, David is revealed to be alive at the end despite his wounds so both main characters actually survive.]]
21st Feb '15 3:05:57 PM jeffreyloonychen
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* ClusterFBomb: Mason, when undergoing his VillainousBreakdown.

* FauxAffablyEvil: Mason, who acts as a {{Adorkable}} manager underneath his AxCrazy self. He even keeps ups this persona after the couple discovers his snuff film scheme until when two of his {{Mook}}s are killed and Amy attempts to outsmart him lead to his mean-spirited and temperamental VillainousBreakdown.

* VillainousBreakdown: The motel manager suffers this at the climax.
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* VillainousBreakdown: The motel manager suffers this at the climax.climax, when he discovers two of his "actors" to be dead and goes into a ClusterFBomb when Amy attempts to outsmart him before resorting to ragingly gloating at Amy for trying to ruin his snuff filmmaking business and escape while attempting to film her death just when he thinks he manages to overpower her, before Amy uses a GroinAttack on him and finally blow him away with a revolver.
25th Jul '14 8:18:26 PM BadSplice
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* BondVillainStupidity: [[spoiler:The manager's obsession with getting a "perfect shot" on his camcorder leads him to throw Amy within arm's reach of the second revolver, enabling her to kill him once and for all.]]
16th Apr '13 4:11:08 AM Austin
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* IdiotBall / PoliceAreUseless: If a police station receives a call in the middle of the night from a clearly-panicked woman (which gets promptly cut off) and then they send a patrolman to investigate the site of the call, [[spoiler: and he doesn't come back or even so much as radio in (because he's been killed, obviously)]]... well, then, shouldn't you maybe '''''[[GonnaNeedMoreX send more officers to find out what the hell's going on]]!?!?!?'''''
17th Mar '13 10:45:27 PM freesefan
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2007 thriller about a bickering couple, David and Amy (played by Luke Wilson and Kate Beckinsale), who are forced by circumstances to stop in a seedy motel and find out the hotel owners make snuff movies with their guests as the stars/victims.
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2007 thriller about a bickering couple, David and Amy (played by Luke Wilson and Kate Beckinsale), who are forced by circumstances to stop in a seedy motel and motel. They find out the hotel owners make snuff movies with their guests as the stars/victims.
1st Dec '12 2:49:12 PM Shrikesnest
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It Got Worse sinkhole cleanup
2007 thriller about a bickering couple, David and Amy (played by Luke Wilson and Kate Beckinsale), who are forced by circumstances to stop in a seedy motel and [[ItGotWorse find out the hotel owners make snuff movies with their guests as the stars/victims]].
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2007 thriller about a bickering couple, David and Amy (played by Luke Wilson and Kate Beckinsale), who are forced by circumstances to stop in a seedy motel and [[ItGotWorse find out the hotel owners make snuff movies with their guests as the stars/victims]]. stars/victims.
9th Jul '12 5:48:17 AM Seanette
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no point having the whole trope listing spoilered out, since someone has to highlight to find out what trope is being listed
* [[spoiler:BittersweetEnding]]

* [[spoiler:DisneyDeath]]: [[spoiler:David.]]
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