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21st Jul '16 11:08:04 PM DrOO7
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** In the episode "In The Woods", as Lily speaks to SerialKiller George Marks, he snarks about happy Jefferies seemed upon leaving a realtor's office (he had just discovered some very incriminating evidence), thus revealing that he's been observing the team's investigation.

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** In the episode "In The Woods", as Lily speaks to SerialKiller George Marks, he snarks about how happy Jefferies seemed upon leaving a realtor's office (he had just discovered some very incriminating evidence), thus revealing that he's been observing the team's investigation.
2nd Jul '16 6:18:13 PM DarkHunter
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* ''Film/{{Speed}}'' has an interesting example: everyone assumes the villain is watching the drama unfold via the news stations, who have naturally put all their helicopters on the scene for the story. They assume that when they drive onto an airfield, he will be unable to follow them (airfields are restricted airspaces, so the news helicopters can't follow them there). But when he refers to the woman driving the bus as "the Wildcat" in reference to the jacket she's wearing, the hero realizes the villain must have a camera somewhere ''inside the bus'' as well, which complicates things.

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* ''Film/{{Speed}}'' has an interesting example: everyone assumes the villain is watching the drama unfold via the news stations, who have naturally put all their helicopters on the scene for the story. They assume that when they drive onto an airfield, he the villain will be unable blind to follow them their actions (airfields are restricted airspaces, so the news helicopters can't follow them there). But when he refers to the woman driving the bus as "the Wildcat" in reference to the jacket she's wearing, the hero realizes the villain must have a camera somewhere ''inside the bus'' as well, which complicates things.
4th Jun '16 1:34:40 PM MarkLungo
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* A favourite MindScrew tactic of MackBolan. TheMafia would hear Bolan was in town and start mobbing up to take him out, only for the boss or TheDragon to get a phone call [[TheHunterBecomesTheHunted from the man he was supposedly hunting]]. In the middle of the conversation Bolan would reveal [[OhCrap he's actually watching them through the sights of a high-powered sniper rifle]]. Usually this conversation would be terminated by Bolan shooting the receiver out of his hand or some other display of marksmanship, rather than actually killing the man he was talking to, as he knew it would rattle the mafioso's {{mooks}} to show he was so confident he could kill their boss any time he wanted to.

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* A favourite MindScrew tactic of MackBolan.Mack Bolan, aka ''Literature/TheExecutioner''. TheMafia would hear Bolan was in town and start mobbing up to take him out, only for the boss or TheDragon to get a phone call [[TheHunterBecomesTheHunted from the man he was supposedly hunting]]. In the middle of the conversation Bolan would reveal [[OhCrap he's actually watching them through the sights of a high-powered sniper rifle]]. Usually this conversation would be terminated by Bolan shooting the receiver out of his hand or some other display of marksmanship, rather than actually killing the man he was talking to, as he knew it would rattle the mafioso's {{mooks}} to show he was so confident he could kill their boss any time he wanted to.
29th Mar '16 9:10:52 PM The12thDoctor
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'''Bourne:''' Shouldn't be too hard. She's standing right next to you. ''[click]''

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'''Bourne:''' Shouldn't be too hard.That's easy. She's standing right next to you. ''[click]''



---> '''Bourne:''' Get some rest, Pam; you look tired.

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---> '''Bourne:''' Get some rest, Pam; you Pam. You look tired.
3rd Feb '16 4:48:24 PM DarkHunter
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* ''Film/{{Speed}}'' has an interesting example: everyone assumes the villain is watching the drama unfold via the news stations, who have naturally put all their helicopters on the scene for the story. They assume that when they drive onto an airfield, he will be unable to follow them (airfields are restricted airspaces, so the news helicopters can't follow them there). But when he refers to woman driving the bus as "the Wildcat" in reference to the jacket she's wearing, the hero realizes the villain must have a camera somewhere ''inside the bus'' as well, which complicates things.

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* ''Film/{{Speed}}'' has an interesting example: everyone assumes the villain is watching the drama unfold via the news stations, who have naturally put all their helicopters on the scene for the story. They assume that when they drive onto an airfield, he will be unable to follow them (airfields are restricted airspaces, so the news helicopters can't follow them there). But when he refers to the woman driving the bus as "the Wildcat" in reference to the jacket she's wearing, the hero realizes the villain must have a camera somewhere ''inside the bus'' as well, which complicates things.
3rd Feb '16 4:47:57 PM DarkHunter
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* ''Film/{{Speed}}'' has an interesting example, where TheHero realises that the MadBomber can see him and the driver because he calls her a "Wildcat" in relation to the shirt she is wearing.

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* ''Film/{{Speed}}'' has an interesting example, where TheHero realises example: everyone assumes the villain is watching the drama unfold via the news stations, who have naturally put all their helicopters on the scene for the story. They assume that when they drive onto an airfield, he will be unable to follow them (airfields are restricted airspaces, so the MadBomber can see him and news helicopters can't follow them there). But when he refers to woman driving the driver because he calls her a "Wildcat" bus as "the Wildcat" in relation reference to the shirt she is wearing.jacket she's wearing, the hero realizes the villain must have a camera somewhere ''inside the bus'' as well, which complicates things.
8th Nov '15 12:49:06 PM ultimomant
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* In ''Anime/ValkyrieDriveMermaid'', Miyasato and Kouzuki ditch work and lounge at the beach. When their boss calls them, they lie about where they are, only for their boss to reveal she is near them.
27th Sep '15 11:25:05 AM TSBasilisk
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* In ''Series/{{CSINY}}'' the criminal of the week does this when he sees Mac digging through his stash. Mac later returns the favor when the criminal is getting ready to board a train while standing on the same platform.
13th Sep '15 8:56:32 AM DeisTheAlcano
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* In ''Film/CaptainAmericaTheWinterSoldier'', Sam calls Sitwell to his cell phone and tells him that he must follow him to a van a few blocks away. Sitwell at first doesn't take the threat seriously until he sees a sniper laser on his tie.



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* Used in [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yF5y8nydbQg this sequel]] to the ''[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Wgmn7gQrpY Billy Goat Caller]]'' video.
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* Used in [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yF5y8nydbQg this sequel]] to the ''[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Wgmn7gQrpY Billy Goat Caller]]'' video.
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25th Aug '15 5:10:38 PM Discar
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* This is generally how the killer [[spoiler:or, as we later learn, killers]] from ''Franchise/{{Scream}}'' operates. It's first done during the opening sequence, with Casey getting calls from an ostensible "wrong number" who appears to be rather nice, but instantly turns menacing as hell with this exchange:
-->'''Caller:''' You never told me your name.
-->'''Casey:''' Why do you want to know my name?
-->'''Caller:''' Because I want to know who I'm looking at.

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* ''Franchise/{{Scream}}'':
**
This is generally how the killer [[spoiler:or, as we later learn, killers]] from ''Franchise/{{Scream}}'' operates. It's first done during the opening sequence, with Casey getting calls from an ostensible "wrong number" who appears to be rather nice, but instantly turns menacing as hell with this exchange:
-->'''Caller:''' --->'''Caller:''' You never told me your name.
-->'''Casey:'''
name.\\
'''Casey:'''
Why do you want to know my name?
-->'''Caller:'''
name?\\
'''Caller:'''
Because I want to know who I'm looking at.



---> '''Casey:''' Listen, asshole -- !
---> '''Caller:''' [aggressively] ''No, YOU listen, you little bitch! You hang up on me again, I'll gut you like a fish! Understand?!'' [starts chuckling creepily] Yeah...
---> '''Casey:''' [scared] Is this some kind of joke?
---> '''Caller:''' More of a game, really. Can you handle that...''blondie''?

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---> '''Casey:''' Listen, asshole -- !
--->
!\\
'''Caller:''' [aggressively] ''No, YOU listen, you little bitch! You hang up on me again, I'll gut you like a fish! Understand?!'' [starts chuckling creepily] Yeah...
--->
Yeah...\\
'''Casey:''' [scared] Is this some kind of joke?
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joke?\\
'''Caller:''' More of a game, really. Can you handle that...''blondie''?



** In ''Film/TheBourneSupremacy'' (talking about getting Nicky to act as a contact)
--->'''Landy:''' "What if I can't find her?"
--->'''Bourne:''' "It's easy. She's standing right next to you."

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** In ''Film/TheBourneSupremacy'' (talking about getting Bourne called up Landy while he set up a sniper position on a nearby building. While they're talking (he's stalling for a good shot, while she's stalling for her men to trace the call), Bourne notices Nicky to act as a contact)
--->'''Landy:''' "What if I can't find her?"
and changes his mind.
--->'''Bourne:''' "It's easy.There was a woman. Working at Treadstone. Nicky Parsons. I'll meet with her, no one else.\\
'''Landy:''' What if I can't find her?\\
'''Bourne:''' Shouldn't be too hard.
She's standing right next to you." ''[click]''



---> '''Bourne:''' "Get some rest, Pam; you look tired."
*** Keep in mind, during the first scene he has a sniper rifle trained on her the whole time just in case he doesn't like what he hears. The second time is far more benevolent.
*** ''The Bourne Ultimatum'' also inverts this.
---> '''Bourne:''' "Where are you now?"
---> '''[[spoiler:Noah Vosen]]''' "I'm sitting in my office."
---> '''Bourne:''' "I doubt that."
---> '''[[spoiler:Noah Vosen]]''' "Why would you doubt that?"
---> '''Bourne:''' "If you were in your office right now we'd be having this conversation face-to-face." *click*

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---> '''Bourne:''' "Get Get some rest, Pam; you look tired."
*** Keep in mind, during the first scene he has a sniper rifle trained on her the whole time just in case he doesn't like what he hears. The second time is far more benevolent.
***
tired.
**
''The Bourne Ultimatum'' also inverts this.
---> '''Bourne:''' "Where Where are you now?"
--->
now?\\
'''[[spoiler:Noah Vosen]]''' "I'm I'm sitting in my office."
--->
\\
'''Bourne:''' "I I doubt that."
--->
\\
'''[[spoiler:Noah Vosen]]''' "Why Why would you doubt that?"
--->
that?\\
'''Bourne:''' "If If you were in your office right now now, we'd be having this conversation face-to-face." *click*face-to-face. ''[click]''



* The Caller in ''Film/PhoneBooth'' is pretty upfront about being able to see Stu, but Stu doesn't believe him at first:

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* The Caller in ''Film/PhoneBooth'' is pretty upfront about being able to see Stu, but Stu doesn't believe him at first:first. This goes up a notch in intensity when later the Caller asks Stu just what he thinks he's watching him with, and reveals that with the sound of a ''gun cocking''.



::This goes up a notch in intensity when later the Caller asks Stu just what he thinks he's watching him with, and reveals that with the sound of a ''gun cocking''.



* In ''Series/{{Friends}}'', Monica and Chandler are at Ross' apartment across the street and can see the dog the rest of the gang is playing with. They call Phoebe.
--> '''Phoebe:''' There's no dog here.
--> '''Monica:''' Yes there is! He's black and white and shaggy and he's sitting next to Rachel and licking Rachel's hand.
--> '''Phoebe:''' Oh my god! Where are you?

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* In ''Series/{{Friends}}'', ''Series/{{Friends}}'':
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Monica and Chandler are at Ross' apartment across the street and can see the dog the rest of the gang is playing with. They call Phoebe.
--> ---> '''Phoebe:''' There's no dog here.
-->
here.\\
'''Monica:''' Yes there is! He's black and white and shaggy and he's sitting next to Rachel and licking Rachel's hand.
-->
hand.\\
'''Phoebe:''' Oh my god! Where are you?
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