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5th May '17 2:51:08 PM TonyG
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* Used on ''WesternAnimation/KickMe'' as a DeuxExMachina to save the main character from a GiantSpider.

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* Used on ''WesternAnimation/KickMe'' as a DeuxExMachina DeusExMachina to save the main character from a GiantSpider.
5th May '17 2:49:12 PM TonyG
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* Used on ''WesternAnimation/KickMe'' as a DeuxExMachina to save the main character from a GiantSpider.
9th Feb '17 4:02:45 PM Gouken20xx
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* In MidnightMovie, the effect is used in universe in a chilling way. [[spoiler: None of the scenes straight after it happens are from the film they're watching.]]
7th Sep '16 8:14:53 AM PrimeEvil
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* Dr. Forrester accidentally does this to ''This Island Earth'' in TheMovie of ''MysteryScienceTheater3000''.


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30th Apr '16 5:33:26 AM MacronNotes
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* ''WesternAnimation/MonstersVsAliens'' begins with the Dreamworks Animation title melting away, revealing the real film beneath. Especially effective on [[ThreeDMovie 3-D]].

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* ''WesternAnimation/MonstersVsAliens'' begins with the Dreamworks Animation title melting away, revealing the real film beneath. Especially effective on [[ThreeDMovie 3-D]].3-D.
11th Jan '16 9:21:37 AM TheCheshireCat
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* As part of ''Music/GodspeedYouBlackEmperor'''s live show, they have visuals projected from actual film. Later in the show, the projectionist will literally burn the film (with a lighter) while it's still being shown, producing this effect.
2nd Jan '16 2:16:40 PM phoenix
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2nd Jan '16 2:15:51 PM phoenix
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2nd Jan '16 2:15:29 PM phoenix
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* ''Film/CinemaParadiso'' actually shows a film that's being projected melting on the screen, just before it disastrously catches fire. Of course we're talking about nitrate film here, pre-safety stock.
* Happens in the AnimatedCreditsOpening of ''Film/TheGreatRace''.
* Happens on ''Film/Gremlins2TheNewBatch'', when the Gremlins appear to [[TheFourthWallWillNotProtectYou take over the theater projector]].



* ''WesternAnimation/MonstersVsAliens'' begins with the Dreamworks Animation title melting away, revealing the real film beneath. Especially effective on [[ThreeDMovie 3-D]].
* Happens on ''Film/Gremlins2TheNewBatch'', when the Gremlins appear to [[TheFourthWallWillNotProtectYou take over the theater projector]].

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* ''WesternAnimation/MonstersVsAliens'' begins with the Dreamworks Animation title melting away, revealing the real film beneath. Especially effective on [[ThreeDMovie 3-D]].
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%%* Happens on ''Film/Gremlins2TheNewBatch'', when in ''Film/MysteryScienceTheater3000TheMovie''.
* The 1966 film ''Film/{{Persona}}'' directed by Creator/IngmarBergman might be
the Gremlins appear to [[TheFourthWallWillNotProtectYou take over TropeMaker here (or, at least, the theater projector]].TropeCodifier).



* Happens in ''Film/MysteryScienceTheater3000TheMovie''.
* ''Film/CinemaParadiso'' actually shows a film that's being projected melting on the screen, just before it disastrously catches fire. Of course we're talking about nitrate film here, pre-safety stock.
* Another in-universe example is seen in ''The Smallest Show on Earth'', a film about a couple running a broken-down old cinema in the north of England.
* Happens in the AnimatedCreditsOpening of ''Film/TheGreatRace''.
* The beginning of the ''WebVideo/{{Unskippable}}'' intro sequence.
** Only in the archives, the more recent ones just have the Escapist's logo.
* The Music/LadyGaga video for "Alejandro"
* Happened on ''Series/{{Mash}}'' during a film night, when they were trying to watch ''Film/MyDarlingClementine''. They had a sing-along and impression contest while Klinger tried to fix it.
* The 1966 film ''Film/{{Persona}}'' directed by Creator/IngmarBergman might be the TropeMaker here (or, at least, the TropeCodifier).

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* Happens in ''Film/MysteryScienceTheater3000TheMovie''.
* ''Film/CinemaParadiso'' actually shows a film that's being projected melting on the screen, just before it disastrously catches fire. Of course we're talking about nitrate film here, pre-safety stock.
* Another in-universe
An InUniverse example is seen in ''The Smallest Show on Earth'', a film about a couple running a broken-down old cinema in the north of England.
* Happens in the AnimatedCreditsOpening of ''Film/TheGreatRace''.
* The beginning of the ''WebVideo/{{Unskippable}}'' intro sequence.
** Only in the archives, the more recent ones just have the Escapist's logo.
* The Music/LadyGaga video for "Alejandro"
* Happened on ''Series/{{Mash}}'' during a film night, when they were trying to watch ''Film/MyDarlingClementine''. They had a sing-along and impression contest while Klinger tried to fix it.
* The 1966 film ''Film/{{Persona}}'' directed by Creator/IngmarBergman might be the TropeMaker here (or, at least, the TropeCodifier).
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* In ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'', one of Granny Smith's long-ago flashbacks in "Leap of Faith" ends this way.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'', one of Granny Smith's long-ago flashbacks in "Leap of Faith" ends this way.Happened on ''Series/{{Mash}}'' during a film night, when they were trying to watch ''Film/MyDarlingClementine''. They had a sing-along and impression contest while Klinger tried to fix it.
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%%* The Music/LadyGaga video for "Alejandro"


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* The beginning of the ''WebVideo/{{Unskippable}}'' intro sequence, but only in the archives, as the more recent ones just have the Escapist's logo.

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* ''WesternAnimation/MonstersVsAliens'' begins with the Dreamworks Animation title melting away, revealing the real film beneath. Especially effective on [[ThreeDMovie 3-D]].
* In ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'', one of Granny Smith's long-ago flashbacks in "Leap of Faith" ends this way.
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3rd Jul '15 4:17:31 PM nombretomado
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* LadyGaga video "Alejandro"

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* LadyGaga The Music/LadyGaga video for "Alejandro"
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