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27th Nov '16 2:32:11 PM nombretomado
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* A lift of this occurs in the ''{{Narnia}}'' prequel, ''The Magician's Nephew'' when the wicked Jadis (a.k.a. the White Witch) invades London (of roughly the same time period as ''The Story of the Amulet''). Or at least she tries. Magic is inherent to a dimension here, and so she has no power in our world, but does have SuperStrength. She threatens to invade our world in ''The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe'', but that's a clear bluff.

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* A lift of this occurs in the ''{{Narnia}}'' ''[[Literature/TheChroniclesOfNarnia Narnia]]'' prequel, ''The Magician's Nephew'' ''Literature/TheMagiciansNephew'' when the wicked Jadis (a.k.a. the White Witch) invades London (of roughly the same time period as ''The Story of the Amulet''). Or at least she tries. Magic is inherent to a dimension here, and so she has no power in our world, but does have SuperStrength. She threatens to invade our world in ''The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe'', but that's a clear bluff.
14th Oct '16 6:12:22 AM Bosco13
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* The whole premise of ''ComicBook/Marvel1985'' is Marvel villains showing up in the real world.
14th Oct '16 6:09:05 AM Bosco13
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* In ''Film/LastActionHero'', Benedict uses the magic ticket to leave his movie and enter the real world. He realizes that outside of movies bad guys can win and plans to take over the world by releasing villains from various horror films. Luckily the heroes stop him.
7th Aug '16 12:37:29 PM nombretomado
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** Villainess the Queen of Fables is the WickedStepmother from ''Literature/SnowWhiteAndTheSevenDwarfs''. The twist is that in TheDCU, (a [[{{Grimmification}} bloodier version of]]) the events of the fairytale [[AllMythsAreTrue actually happened]], but then Snow White used a magic book to RetGone the whole thing into fiction, so the Queen is also a sort of SealedEvilInACan. When the magic book is reopened, the Queen takes over Manhattan and becomes convinced that WonderWoman is Snow White.

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** Villainess the Queen of Fables is the WickedStepmother from ''Literature/SnowWhiteAndTheSevenDwarfs''. The twist is that in TheDCU, the DCU, (a [[{{Grimmification}} bloodier version of]]) the events of the fairytale [[AllMythsAreTrue actually happened]], but then Snow White used a magic book to RetGone the whole thing into fiction, so the Queen is also a sort of SealedEvilInACan. When the magic book is reopened, the Queen takes over Manhattan and becomes convinced that WonderWoman is Snow White.
18th Mar '16 8:53:51 PM nombretomado
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* ''AceLightning'', although the villains in question come from a video game rather than a fantasy dimension.

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* ''AceLightning'', ''Series/AceLightning'', although the villains in question come from a video game rather than a fantasy dimension.
17th Mar '16 7:23:26 AM DesertDragon
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Compare WelcomeToTheRealWorld, RefugeeFromTVLand. Usually involves SaveBothWorlds. Not to be confused with UrbanFantasy.

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Compare WelcomeToTheRealWorld, RefugeeFromTVLand.RefugeeFromTVLand, and AliensInCardiff (if they land in a less spectacular city). Usually involves SaveBothWorlds. Not to be confused with UrbanFantasy.
15th Jul '15 4:40:37 PM CaptainCrawdad
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* ''Film/HighlanderIIITheSorcerer'' has the immortal Kane waking up from centuries of slumber and using his magic in New York City.
24th May '15 9:27:15 AM Morgenthaler
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* As seen in the page image, TricksterGod [[Film/{{Thor}} Loki]] forces the people of Stuttgart, Germany to [[KneelBeforeZod kneel before him]] in ''Film/TheAvengers''.
* {{Dracula}} himself in LoveAtFirstBite.

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* As seen in the page image, TricksterGod [[Film/{{Thor}} Loki]] forces the people of Stuttgart, Germany to [[KneelBeforeZod kneel before him]] in ''Film/TheAvengers''.
''Film/TheAvengers2012''.
* {{Dracula}} himself in LoveAtFirstBite.''Film/LoveAtFirstBite''.
29th Apr '15 11:58:26 AM sinesofinsanity
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* The Wizard is a bit of a non-evil (or at least neutral-ish) example in JustVisiting

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* The Wizard is a bit of a non-evil (or at least neutral-ish) example in JustVisiting''Film/JustVisiting''
29th Apr '15 11:57:26 AM sinesofinsanity
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* The Wizard is a bit of a non-evil (or at least neutral-ish) example in JustVisiting
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