History Literature / Trucks

9th May '15 10:21:26 PM Drgonzo
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* DownerEnding: In the book, [[spoiler:not only do the trucks emerge victorious, but the story goes out of its way to crush ''every single possibility'' of a happy ending for the humans.]]

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* DownerEnding: In the book, [[spoiler:not only do the trucks emerge victorious, but the story goes out of its way to crush ''every single possibility'' of a happy ending for the humans.]]]] The tv movie on the other hand went for a....
* GainaxEnding: The surviving humans manage to escape by helicopter. [[spoiler: The final shot is of the survivors looking at an empty cockpit as the copter flies itself, while the voice of a character who'd left to get help says "just hang on, folks."]]
10th Feb '15 12:02:28 PM maxwellsilver
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* BigBlackout

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* HomicideMachines

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* MachineMonotone

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* NotMyDriver

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* [[CarFu Truck Fu]]

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* %%* [[CarFu Truck Fu]]



* VehicularAssault

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31st Aug '14 7:58:55 PM SilentStranger
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* ShootTheShaggyDog: [[spoiler:After spending the whole story trying to survive and figure out a resistance strategy, it ends with the humans giving in to the trucks' demands, imagining a future dystopia where the earth is completely covered in pavement and humans exist as slaves to maintain and fuel the trucks.]]

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* ShootTheShaggyDog: [[spoiler:After spending the whole story trying to survive and figure out a resistance strategy, it ends with the humans giving in to the trucks' demands, imagining a future dystopia where the earth is completely covered in pavement and humans exist as slaves to maintain and fuel the trucks.]]trucks, though its never explained just how the trucks intend to keep getting fueled if they work the humans to death]]
21st Jul '14 4:37:53 AM Antwan
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* VehicularAssault

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* VehicularAssaultVehicularAssault
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11th Jul '14 2:07:45 AM SeptimusHeap
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28th Nov '13 11:00:21 AM JIKTV
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* [[CarFu Truck Fu]]


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* [[CarFu Truck Fu]]
28th Nov '13 10:59:32 AM JIKTV
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"{{Trucks}}" is a Creator/StephenKing short story from the anthology ''NightShift'' that was later adapted into a made-for-tv movie by the same name. The story had previously been made into a much more loosely adapted movie, ironically directed by King himself, called ''Film/MaximumOverdrive''.

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"{{Trucks}}" "[=Trucks=]" is a Creator/StephenKing short story from the anthology ''NightShift'' ''Literature/NightShift'' that was later adapted into a made-for-tv movie by the same name. The story had previously been made into a much more loosely adapted movie, ironically directed by King himself, called ''Film/MaximumOverdrive''.



* [[CarMeetsHouse Truck Meets House]]: Eventually all the buildings on the main set are destroyed.



* DownerEnding: In the book, [[spoiler:not only do the trucks emerge victorious, but the story goes out of it's way to crush ''every single possibility'' of a happy ending for the humans.]]

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* DownerEnding: In the book, [[spoiler:not only do the trucks emerge victorious, but the story goes out of it's its way to crush ''every single possibility'' of a happy ending for the humans.]]


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* [[CarMeetsHouse Truck Meets House]]: Eventually all the buildings on the main set are destroyed.
25th Apr '13 3:22:31 AM Aquila89
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!!This book/movie contains examples of:

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!!This book/movie story/movie contains examples of:
19th Jan '13 5:06:22 AM Sammettik
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* DownerEnding: In the book, [[spoiler:not only do the trucks emerge victorious, but the story goes out of it's way to crush ''every single possibility'' of a happy ending for the humans.]]



* ShaggyDogStory: [[spoiler:After spending the whole story trying to survive and figure out a resistance strategy, it ends with the humans giving in to the trucks' demands, imagining a future dystopia where the earth is completely covered in pavement and humans exist as slaves to maintain and fuel the trucks.]]

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* ShaggyDogStory: MachineMonotone
* NoNameGiven: Most of the characters in the book, though some versions give the narrator's name as David Murray.
* NotMyDriver
* ShootTheShaggyDog:
[[spoiler:After spending the whole story trying to survive and figure out a resistance strategy, it ends with the humans giving in to the trucks' demands, imagining a future dystopia where the earth is completely covered in pavement and humans exist as slaves to maintain and fuel the trucks.]]


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* TooDumbToLive: Trucker Bob is fanatically obsessed with "getting his truck back" despite it being obvious that it doesn't want to be driven.
3rd Dec '12 7:47:49 AM mlsmithca
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