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16th Feb '18 7:19:57 PM WillKeaton
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* This is common in the ''Anime/PrettyCure'' franchise, but special mention goes to ''Anime/SmilePrettyCure'' 's movie where Cure Happy gets her [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yu5bVUv2eDU Ultra Form]] and the whole world goes from GaiasLament to an {{Arcadia}} in just ''seconds''. The song is even called [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GmoIPf-KenU Ultra Cure Happy Tanjou]]! [[labelnote:Translation]] "Tanjou" is Japanese for "Enter". [[/labelnote]]

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* This is common in the ''Anime/PrettyCure'' franchise, but special mention goes to ''Anime/SmilePrettyCure'' 's movie where Cure Happy gets her [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yu5bVUv2eDU Ultra Form]] and the whole world goes from GaiasLament to an {{Arcadia}} in just ''seconds''. The song is even called [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GmoIPf-KenU Ultra Cure Happy Tanjou]]! Tanjou!]] [[labelnote:Translation]] "Tanjou" is Japanese for "Enter". [[/labelnote]]
16th Feb '18 7:19:16 PM WillKeaton
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->'''Applejack:''' That gal probably just want to make some sort of grand entrance.\\

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->'''Applejack:''' That gal probably just want wants to make some sort of grand entrance.\\
2nd Jan '18 7:03:14 AM AirofMystery
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* Referenced in ''Film/IndependenceDay''. "You know me." "Yeah, I know, you always like to make a big entrance."

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* Referenced in ''Film/IndependenceDay''. "You know me." "Yeah, I know, you always like to make a big entrance."" The first case was pretty mild; [[Creator/WillSmith Steven Hiller]] just stole a helicopter to rescue his fiancee and the other survivors of the alien invasion. The second case, where Hiller and [[Creator/JeffGoldblum David Levinson]] crash-landed in the desert after blowing up the main alien ship causing streaks of burning rubble? ''That's'' a big entrance.
21st Dec '17 3:19:58 AM Sleeping_Beauty
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* ''Film/JurassicWorld'' features the triumphant return of [[spoiler:the original ''TyrannosaurusRex'']], who makes her entrance by [[spoiler:barreling through the '' Spinosaurus]]'' skeleton and shattering it to pieces, before giving a truly MightyRoar.]]

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* ''Film/JurassicWorld'' features the triumphant return of [[spoiler:the original ''TyrannosaurusRex'']], who makes her entrance by [[spoiler:barreling through the '' Spinosaurus]]'' Spinosaurus'' skeleton and shattering it to pieces, pieces,]] before giving a truly MightyRoar.]]
7th Nov '17 11:55:52 AM Siempie
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** In "The End of Time", Ten barges in on [[spoiler: Rassilon and the Master]] by throwing himself out of a low-flying spaceship and falling hundreds of feet, smashing through a skylight, then falling another fifty feet to the (marble) floor. [[RealityEnsues He spends most of the conflict on the floor, crippled with pain]].
24th Oct '17 9:18:37 AM Siempie
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** Twelve does this again in "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS36E8TheLieOfTheLand The Lie of the Land]]" when escaping from a prison ship. Bill comments that they ''could'' have gone for the stealthy approach, but "the Doctor being the Doctor", he decides to ram the entire ship into the dock while standing on the front and cackling like a maniac.
22nd Oct '17 11:50:21 AM nombretomado
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* Escamillo, the toreador from ''Theater/{{Carmen}}'', enters from a distance with a large chorus singing about how great he is. When he arrives onstage, ''he'' then proceeds to sing about how great he is in a song that is as flamboyant, pompous and likable as he is, complete with lots of percussion, dramatic descriptions of bullfighting and possibly the catchiest tune in this catchiest of operas.

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* Escamillo, the toreador from ''Theater/{{Carmen}}'', ''Theatre/{{Carmen}}'', enters from a distance with a large chorus singing about how great he is. When he arrives onstage, ''he'' then proceeds to sing about how great he is in a song that is as flamboyant, pompous and likable as he is, complete with lots of percussion, dramatic descriptions of bullfighting and possibly the catchiest tune in this catchiest of operas.
6th Oct '17 8:01:19 PM Pastykake
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The absolute most important things in the entrance are that the entrance itself has to be loud, it has to be overly dramatic, it has to catch the attention of all characters present and it has to be ''cool''. There are many other tropes that can help achieve this, including, but not limited to...

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The absolute most important things in the entrance are that the entrance itself has to be loud, it has to be overly dramatic, it has to catch the attention of all characters present present, and it has to be ''cool''. There are many other tropes that can help achieve this, including, but not limited to...



* ThemeMusicPowerUp: Often playing in conjunction with an UnflinchingWalk, ThreePointLanding, ThereWasADoor, PowerWalk and DynamicEntry.

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* ThemeMusicPowerUp: Often playing in conjunction with an UnflinchingWalk, ThreePointLanding, ThereWasADoor, PowerWalk and PowerWalk, or DynamicEntry.



While many {{Dynamic Entr|y}}ies are part of this trope, not all are. A dynamic entry is an entrance plus violence. This trope is an entrance plus drama/awesome (violence optional).

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While Although many {{Dynamic Entr|y}}ies are part of this trope, not all are. A dynamic entry is an entrance plus violence. This trope is an entrance plus drama/awesome (violence optional).



* In ''Fanfic/MyImmortal'', the immortal line...

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* In ''Fanfic/MyImmortal'', ''FanFic/MyImmortal'', the immortal line...



* In ''Fanfic/TheWitchOfTheEverfree'', Sunset is in the habit of doing these when she enters Ponyville for parties. She uses illusion magic to lower the ambient light, make her voice reverberate, and otherwise make her entrances far more dramatic than they would otherwise be.
* In the ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse''/''Manga/OnePiece'' crossover ''Fanfic/AGemInTheRough'', the Crystal Gems tend to do this quite a bit. Their most notable entrance would be at the end of "The Seastone Cage:" Steven and the Straw Hats are captured by Crocodile and Sanji has just been knocked out by Mr. 3. Just when Crocodile is confident that nothing will stand in his way, Mr. 3 reveals that he understands the price of what failure in Baroque Works means and has brought partners who are most eager to talk to him. With that, the ceiling came crashing down and said partners adopted a battle stance, ready to take on the Shishibukai.

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* In ''Fanfic/TheWitchOfTheEverfree'', ''FanFic/TheWitchOfTheEverfree'', Sunset is in the habit of doing these when she enters Ponyville for parties. She uses illusion magic to lower the ambient light, make her voice reverberate, and otherwise make her entrances far more dramatic than they would otherwise be.
* In the ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse''/''Manga/OnePiece'' crossover ''Fanfic/AGemInTheRough'', ''FanFic/AGemInTheRough'', the Crystal Gems tend to do this quite a bit. Their most notable entrance would be at the end of "The Seastone Cage:" Steven and the Straw Hats are captured by Crocodile and Sanji has just been knocked out by Mr. 3. Just when Crocodile is confident that nothing will stand in his way, Mr. 3 reveals that he understands the price of what failure in Baroque Works means and has brought partners who are most eager to talk to him. With that, the ceiling came crashing down and said partners adopted a battle stance, ready to take on the Shishibukai.


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* In ''FanFic/JustAnUnorthodoxThief'', Rider makes a big entrance by crashing a truck through a warehouse wall.
13th Sep '17 6:16:01 AM VicGeorge2011
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* King Solomon makes one in the third chapter of ''Literature/SongOfSongs'' in Literature/TheBible, coming on the scene carried on a litter with sixty men surrounding him, armed with swords, and with incense wafting in the air.
25th Jul '17 1:52:33 PM DaibhidC
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* The ''Cleopatra'' example below under films is parodied with the ''Comicbook/{{Asterix}}'' version of Cleo, who ''always'' makes an entrance like this, even when she's "just popping in incognito".


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* Miss Piggy in ''Franchise/TheMuppets'' is fond of these:
** Her arrival at the farmhouse in ''Film/AMuppetFamilyChristmas'' is on a dog sled driven by Doc dressed as a Mountie. Doc himself is at a loss to explain where any of this came from. (The last time we checked in on Piggy, she was trying to get her car out of a ditch.) Kermit just says that Piggy always knows how to make an entrance.
** In ''Film/MuppetTreasureIsland'', her appearance as "Benjamina Gunn" is heralded by native drums, dancers, chanting statues, and a ''real elephant'', before she emerges in slow motion from a floral howdah. "''BOOM''-Shakalaka!"
** Both of these are then immediately undercut by her [[{{Slapstick}} falling over]]: in ''Family Christmas'' she slips on the RunningGag icy patch, and in ''Treasure Island'' she trips over her pet anteater, Flaubert.
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