History Flashback / LiveActionTV

18th Aug '17 4:49:16 PM DynastiNoble
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** "Rm w/a Vu" has [[MyBelovedSmother Maude Pearson]] walling up her son, Dennis alive as a punishment for running off with his girlfriend. She now died from a heart attack because of this.
7th Jul '17 4:19:01 PM HeroGal2347
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* ''Series/{{Voyagers}}'': Two separate characters experience one in "[[Recap/VoyagersS1E20JacksBack Jack's Back]]".
** When he sees Bogg in the pub, Drake has a flashback to being outed after trying to frame him.
** In the police wagon, Bogg also has a flashback to seeing Drake at the trial.
26th Apr '17 1:13:38 AM Fireblood
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* ''Series/TheHandmaidsTale'': A number of these show Offred's life in the past, prior to the regime taking over with her family and Moira.
24th Nov '16 9:54:19 PM nombretomado
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* ''Series/TerminatorTheSarahConnorChronicles'': Has a flash-forward that technically, doesn't exist, as the character who envisions it (Derek Reese), came back in time and [[spoiler:killed the inventor of the device that will eventually become Skynet]]. Which means, if he did that, then the person would cease to exist, and...[[AustinPowers oh my god, I've gone cross-eyed]]!

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* ''Series/TerminatorTheSarahConnorChronicles'': Has a flash-forward that technically, doesn't exist, as the character who envisions it (Derek Reese), came back in time and [[spoiler:killed the inventor of the device that will eventually become Skynet]]. Which means, if he did that, then the person would cease to exist, and...[[AustinPowers [[Film/AustinPowers oh my god, I've gone cross-eyed]]!
28th May '16 9:35:04 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* ''{{The Pretender}}'': Hardly has an episode without flashbacks, generally in some way related to whatever is going on in the present.

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* ''{{The Pretender}}'': ''Series/ThePretender'': Hardly has an episode without flashbacks, generally in some way related to whatever is going on in the present.
11th Dec '15 2:35:52 AM jormis29
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** Every episode has short flashbacks, usually at the end, when some hidden scene is revealed that explains how the Leverage team outwitted their opponent-of-the-week. The pilot also had flashbacks describing each team member. There was also an episode that was done in ''{{Rashomon}}''-style flashbacks.

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** Every episode has short flashbacks, usually at the end, when some hidden scene is revealed that explains how the Leverage team outwitted their opponent-of-the-week. The pilot also had flashbacks describing each team member. There was also an episode that was done in ''{{Rashomon}}''-style RashomonStyle flashbacks.
7th Oct '15 9:59:53 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''TheGoldenGirls'': Did several episodes each featuring multiple flashbacks on a common theme. It usually felt like the writers had ideas for gags which were not enough for a whole episode, and was often easily mistaken for a ClipShow. There was also an episode showing how the girls met.

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* ''TheGoldenGirls'': ''Series/TheGoldenGirls'': Did several episodes each featuring multiple flashbacks on a common theme. It usually felt like the writers had ideas for gags which were not enough for a whole episode, and was often easily mistaken for a ClipShow. There was also an episode showing how the girls met.



* ''ItsGarryShandlingsShow'': Has a flashback booth (labeled "It's Garry Shandling's Flashback Booth") that Garry enters to start a flashback.

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* ''ItsGarryShandlingsShow'': ''Series/ItsGarryShandlingsShow'': Has a flashback booth (labeled "It's Garry Shandling's Flashback Booth") that Garry enters to start a flashback.



* ''TheMiddleMan'': There's a FlashBack, sometimes combined with an ImagineSpot, used to explain what happened between scenes.

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* ''TheMiddleMan'': ''Series/TheMiddleMan'': There's a FlashBack, sometimes combined with an ImagineSpot, used to explain what happened between scenes.



* ''{{Smallville}}'':

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* ''{{Smallville}}'':''Series/{{Smallville}}'':



* ''{{Terminator}}: {{The Sarah Connor Chronicles}}'': Has a flash-forward that technically, doesn't exist, as the character who envisions it (Derek Reese), came back in time and [[spoiler:killed the inventor of the device that will eventually become Skynet]]. Which means, if he did that, then the person would cease to exist, and...[[AustinPowers oh my god, I've gone cross-eyed]]!

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* ''{{Terminator}}: {{The Sarah Connor Chronicles}}'': ''Series/TerminatorTheSarahConnorChronicles'': Has a flash-forward that technically, doesn't exist, as the character who envisions it (Derek Reese), came back in time and [[spoiler:killed the inventor of the device that will eventually become Skynet]]. Which means, if he did that, then the person would cease to exist, and...[[AustinPowers oh my god, I've gone cross-eyed]]!
4th Oct '15 4:34:03 PM nombretomado
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* ''Series/BeingHuman'': Has a beautifully simple one - as the vampire Mitchell walks down a street, internally monologuing, his hairstyle and clothes change to reflect the fashions of every decade since his turning. Being Human has ''lots'' of flashbacks, especially in series two, where every single episode begins with a flashback.

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* ''Series/BeingHuman'': ''Series/{{Being Human|UK}}'': Has a beautifully simple one - as the vampire Mitchell walks down a street, internally monologuing, his hairstyle and clothes change to reflect the fashions of every decade since his turning. Being Human has ''lots'' of flashbacks, especially in series two, where every single episode begins with a flashback.
15th Jul '14 3:13:39 PM ricjac
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* ''Series/{{JAG}}'': Harm gets one in "Déjà Vu", fleshing out a bit of his BackStory, where he at age 16 went on foot into Vietnam trying to find his father, [[DisappearedDad who went MIA]]. He met a girl his age who ended up being shot dead while he watched, unable to help.
3rd May '14 5:03:16 AM erforce
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* ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000'': Parodied in the episode featuring ''[[BoggyCreek2TheLegendContinues Boggy Creek 2: The Legend Continues]]'': During a host segment, Crow, Tom Servo, and Mike attempt to explain a fight that occurred minutes ago via three flashbacks, each blurrier than the last, with none of them adding any new information. Mike then realizes that he was looking for his contacts, and Servo promises his next flashback will have a car chase and explosions.

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* ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000'': Parodied in the episode featuring ''[[BoggyCreek2TheLegendContinues ''[[Film/BoggyCreek2TheLegendContinues Boggy Creek 2: The Legend Continues]]'': During a host segment, Crow, Tom Servo, and Mike attempt to explain a fight that occurred minutes ago via three flashbacks, each blurrier than the last, with none of them adding any new information. Mike then realizes that he was looking for his contacts, and Servo promises his next flashback will have a car chase and explosions.
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