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23rd Jun '15 3:03:16 AM fdsa1234567890
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* ''Film/TheEmpireStrikesBack''. Luke tells Han he's going to check out a meteorite crater, and immediately gets attacked by an ice monster. Unusually for this trope, this is just a coincidence, not an ambush by the thing he went to investigate.

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* ''Film/TheEmpireStrikesBack''. Luke tells Han he's going to check out a meteorite crater, and immediately gets attacked by an ice monster. Unusually for this trope, this is just a coincidence, not an ambush by the thing he went to investigate. Though conveniently for the Empire, if had had investigated, he would have discovered the probe droid.
16th Jun '15 8:48:54 PM OgreProdigy
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* A pair of doomed fighter pilots in Anime/FateZero go in for a closer look at the [[LovecraftLite Cthulhu-ish]] monster [[PsychoForHire Caster]] summoned. One of them gets swallowed by it; the other provides an opportunity for [[BlackKnight Berserker]] to demonstrate his ability to [[TheManMakesTheWeapon wield any weapon with perfect skill]]. Neither of them survives.
31st May '15 6:06:23 PM nombretomado
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* ''BubblegumCrisis''. Boomers and helicopters don't mix.

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* ''BubblegumCrisis''.''Anime/BubblegumCrisis''. Boomers and helicopters don't mix.
24th Mar '15 11:32:43 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''UnderSiege''. When a jet pilot is doing a flyover of the Missouri, he says "Going in for a closer look" just before being shot down by the bad guys.
* ''YoungSherlockHolmes''. While exploring the hidden temple: "Holmes: I'm going down for a closer look."
* ''BeauGeste'' (1939): "I'm gonna take a closer look."

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* ''UnderSiege''.''Film/UnderSiege''. When a jet pilot is doing a flyover of the Missouri, he says "Going in for a closer look" just before being shot down by the bad guys.
* ''YoungSherlockHolmes''.''Film/YoungSherlockHolmes''. While exploring the hidden temple: "Holmes: I'm going down for a closer look."
* ''BeauGeste'' ''Film/BeauGeste'' (1939): "I'm gonna take a closer look."



* ''TheEmpireStrikesBack''. Luke tells Han he's going to check out a meteorite crater, and immediately gets attacked by an ice monster. Unusually for this trope, this is just a coincidence, not an ambush by the thing he went to investigate.

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* ''TheEmpireStrikesBack''.''Film/TheEmpireStrikesBack''. Luke tells Han he's going to check out a meteorite crater, and immediately gets attacked by an ice monster. Unusually for this trope, this is just a coincidence, not an ambush by the thing he went to investigate.
16th Sep '13 5:07:45 PM EarlOfSandvich
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* ''RecessSchoolsOut''

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* ''RecessSchoolsOut'' ''WesternAnimation/RecessSchoolsOut''
27th Aug '13 4:15:55 PM StFan
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* In the first episode of ''{{Ultraman}}'', Hayata sees two strange meteors and says the phrase as he moves in to investigate. Sure enough, he gets so close that he collides with Ultraman's meteor and crashes.

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* In the first episode of ''{{Ultraman}}'', ''Series/{{Ultraman}}'', Hayata sees two strange meteors and says the phrase as he moves in to investigate. Sure enough, he gets so close that he collides with Ultraman's meteor and crashes.
24th Aug '13 12:39:50 AM DriftingSkies
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* In the ''Series/DoctorWho'' episode "Flesh and Stone", a blinded Amy and a group of soldiers who are standing guard in the woods[[hottip:*: ...consisting of treeborgs, in a spaceship, being hunted by psychotic stone angels, but that's not important right now.]] spy a bright light in the distance. [[ProperlyParanoid Soldiers being soldiers]], some are sent off to investigate. [[spoiler: The catch being that the light will RetGone you out of existence, meaning more soldiers are soon sent to check out the mysterious white light, having ''no idea'' three of their former-comrades have already "gone for a closer look" before them...]]

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* In the ''Series/DoctorWho'' episode "Flesh and Stone", a blinded Amy and a group of soldiers who are standing guard in the woods[[hottip:*: ...woods[[note]] ...consisting of treeborgs, in a spaceship, being hunted by psychotic stone angels, but that's not important right now.]] [[/note]] spy a bright light in the distance. [[ProperlyParanoid Soldiers being soldiers]], some are sent off to investigate. [[spoiler: The catch being that the light will RetGone you out of existence, meaning more soldiers are soon sent to check out the mysterious white light, having ''no idea'' three of their former-comrades have already "gone for a closer look" before them...]]
13th Jun '13 3:51:13 AM pittsburghmuggle
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* Subverted by the DangerouslyGenreSavvy protagonist in ''Film/TheresNothingOutThere''.

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* Subverted by the DangerouslyGenreSavvy GenreSavvy protagonist in ''Film/TheresNothingOutThere''.
13th Jun '13 3:48:07 AM pittsburghmuggle
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* Subverted by the DangerouslyGenreSavvy protagonist in ''There's Nothing Out There''.

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* Subverted by the DangerouslyGenreSavvy protagonist in ''There's Nothing Out There''.''Film/TheresNothingOutThere''.
26th Mar '13 9:28:46 PM nombretomado
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* In the AdamWest ''{{Series/Batman}}'' this phrase is used when they decide to find a supervillain's hideout, only to get captured.

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* In the AdamWest Creator/AdamWest ''{{Series/Batman}}'' this phrase is used when they decide to find a supervillain's hideout, only to get captured.



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