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1st Feb '18 3:02:02 PM foxley
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* ''Series/MacGyver1985'': Piedra does this in "The Assassin". After escaping from his cell in the safehouse, he avoids one guard by clinging to the ceiling before dropping down behind the guard and killing him.
29th Jan '18 3:34:56 AM lillolillo
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* In episode 20 of the first arc of ''ComicBook/{{Supergirl}}'' fanfic ''Fanfic/HellsisterTrilogy'', Kara sticks to the ceiling so John Constantine doesn't realize he was being overheard.
-->Kara floated up to the ceiling and spread-eagled herself against it as John opened the door. He looked both ways, then walked in the direction of the guest quarters.
22nd Jan '18 10:40:22 PM Materioptikon
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* In ''Webcomic/SecondEmpire'', Grexzol uses this with his casing's antigravity projectors to utterly massacre a group of enemy Daleks.

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* In ''Webcomic/SecondEmpire'', Grexzol uses this with via his casing's antigravity projectors to utterly massacre a group of enemy Daleks.
22nd Jan '18 10:40:10 PM Materioptikon
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* In ''Webcomic/SecondEmpire'', Grexzol uses this with his casing's antigravity projectors to utterly massacre a group of enemy Daleks.
9th Dec '17 6:43:16 PM Discar
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* ''Series/AgentsOfSHIELD'': When Daisy is in a cargo elevator and sees a guard coming, she jumps up to hide in the recessed ceiling. It seems to be going pretty well, until a second guard comes and takes forever loading his stuff. Daisy starts slipping, and both guards hear her, so she has to just drop down and beat them up.
-->'''Daisy:''' I really thought that would work.
6th Dec '17 5:25:36 AM StFan
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* In ''The Wizard Of Lovecraft's Cafe'', an alcoholic wizard devised a spell to allow him to catch a nap on the ceiling of his favorite pub. When he and a companion are threatened by thugs, they elude them using this spell; peoples' habit not to look up is Lampshaded.

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* In ''The Wizard Of of Lovecraft's Cafe'', an alcoholic wizard devised a spell to allow him to catch a nap on the ceiling of his favorite pub. When he and a companion are threatened by thugs, they elude them using this spell; peoples' habit not to look up is Lampshaded.



* '' Literature/ASongOfIceAndFire'' Rhaegal does this while living in the dragonpit in Meereen, much to Quentyn Martell's surprise.

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* '' Literature/ASongOfIceAndFire'' ''Literature/ASongOfIceAndFire'': Rhaegal does this while living in the dragonpit in Meereen, much to Quentyn Martell's surprise.



* ''Series/DoctorWho'': As most unnervingly demonstrated in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS32E2DayOfTheMoon "Day of the Moon"]], the Silence love to [[http://s3.amazonaws.com/data.tumblr.com/tumblr_lkhsf2X7dw1qb6e5oo1_1280.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=AKIAJ6IHWSU3BX3X7X3Q&Expires=1317694557&Signature=2R95%2Fmx8xvb%2FROU0n4KwtWKx4qc%3D roost on the ceiling.]] In ''packs.''

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* ''Series/DoctorWho'': As most unnervingly demonstrated in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS32E2DayOfTheMoon "Day "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS32E2DayOfTheMoon Day of the Moon"]], Moon]]", the Silence love to [[http://s3.amazonaws.com/data.tumblr.com/tumblr_lkhsf2X7dw1qb6e5oo1_1280.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=AKIAJ6IHWSU3BX3X7X3Q&Expires=1317694557&Signature=2R95%2Fmx8xvb%2FROU0n4KwtWKx4qc%3D roost on the ceiling.]] In ''packs.''



* ''Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog''

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* ''Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog'' ''Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog'':



* ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsRebels'': In [[Recap/StarWarsRebelsS3E15ThroughImperialEyes "Through Imperial Eyes"]], Ezra does this, with his hands cuffed ''behind his back'', in his cell on the ''Chimaera'' to ambush anyone who comes inside. He doesn't get the chance, as his first visitor is the ReverseMole.

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* ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsRebels'': In [[Recap/StarWarsRebelsS3E15ThroughImperialEyes "Through "[[Recap/StarWarsRebelsS3E15ThroughImperialEyes Through Imperial Eyes"]], Eyes]]", Ezra does this, with his hands cuffed ''behind his back'', in his cell on the ''Chimaera'' to ambush anyone who comes inside. He doesn't get the chance, as his first visitor is the ReverseMole.







''Admit it; you looked up while reading this didn't you?''

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\n''Admit ->''Admit it; you looked up while reading this didn't you?''
you?''
12th Nov '17 1:04:32 PM ANTMuddle
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%%* This happened in ''Series/MiamiVice.''
3rd Oct '17 9:14:06 PM MasterofGalaxies4628
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See also: AcrophobicBird, OneDimensionalThinking, ObjectCeilingCling, HeWasRightThereAllAlong.

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See also: ContainerCling, AcrophobicBird, OneDimensionalThinking, ObjectCeilingCling, HeWasRightThereAllAlong.
7th Sep '17 9:00:48 AM SeptimusHeap
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* In the commentary of ''VideoGame/{{Portal}}'', the developers talk about how hard it is to get players to look up. While this is effective when ''hiding'' baddies in the ceiling, it's not quite as effective when trying to solves puzzles in twisted three dimensions. Of course ''VideoGame/{{Half-Life}}'' veterans learned to always look up.

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* In the commentary of ''VideoGame/{{Portal}}'', the developers talk about how hard it is to get players to look up. While this is effective when ''hiding'' baddies in the ceiling, it's not quite as effective when trying to solves puzzles in twisted three dimensions. Of course ''VideoGame/{{Half-Life}}'' ''VideoGame/HalfLife'' veterans learned to always look up.
9th Aug '17 1:34:26 PM CosmicFerret
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* In the UsefulNotes/SegaMasterSystem version of ''VideoGame/JurassicPark'', Dr. Alan Grant can somehow grab ceilings and move around.

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* In the UsefulNotes/SegaMasterSystem version of ''VideoGame/JurassicPark'', ''VideoGame/JurassicParkSegaCD'', Dr. Alan Grant can somehow grab ceilings and move around.
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