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15th Oct '17 11:07:18 PM Abodos
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* ''Metroid Prime 3: Corruption'' has a similar statue bathed in sunlight hidden in the depths of Skytown.

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* ''Metroid Prime 3: Corruption'' ''VideoGame/MetroidPrime3Corruption'' has a similar statue bathed in sunlight hidden in the depths of Skytown.
4th Oct '17 6:53:35 PM Kartoonkid95
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* ''Disney/{{Cinderella}}'': When Cinderella is brought into her stepmother's bedroom to be admonished, sunlight shines down on her from the large window. For added effect, the shadows of its muntins also appear on the light, making it look like she's in a prison cell.
30th Aug '17 4:54:28 PM nombretomado
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* It is told that Joseph Goebbels exploited this for dramatic effect during one of the Nuremberg rallies. As the clouds were shifting, he timed his speech just long enough to make sure the sun came through in time for AdolfHitler to enter the podium. The effect was staggering.

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* It is told that Joseph Goebbels exploited this for dramatic effect during one of the Nuremberg rallies. As the clouds were shifting, he timed his speech just long enough to make sure the sun came through in time for AdolfHitler UsefulNotes/AdolfHitler to enter the podium. The effect was staggering.
1st Jun '17 7:28:18 PM nombretomado
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* In the most recent book of the ''Literature/WheelOfTime'' series, main character Rand gets one of these shining on him during a key character moment. Possibly [[JustifiedTrope justified]] by the fact that his ta'veren nature warps probability (ItsComplicated) and the combination of his being a FisherKing and slowly growing more and more insane has resulted in a continent-wide pattern of overcast weather that only starts to break when he begins to get his screwed-up little head back together.

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* In the most recent book of the ''Literature/WheelOfTime'' ''Literature/TheWheelOfTime'' series, main character Rand gets one of these shining on him during a key character moment. Possibly [[JustifiedTrope justified]] by the fact that his ta'veren nature warps probability (ItsComplicated) and the combination of his being a FisherKing and slowly growing more and more insane has resulted in a continent-wide pattern of overcast weather that only starts to break when he begins to get his screwed-up little head back together.
28th Mar '17 4:11:04 AM Eilevgmyhren
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* It is told that Joseph Goebbels exploited this for dramatic effect during one of Nuremberg rallies. As the clouds were shifting, he timed his speech just long enough to make sure the sun came through in time for AdolfHitler to enter the podium. The effect was staggering.

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* It is told that Joseph Goebbels exploited this for dramatic effect during one of the Nuremberg rallies. As the clouds were shifting, he timed his speech just long enough to make sure the sun came through in time for AdolfHitler to enter the podium. The effect was staggering.
28th Mar '17 4:10:36 AM Eilevgmyhren
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* It is told that Joseph Goebbels exploited this for dramatic effect during one of Nuremberg rallies. As the clouds were shifting, he timed his speech just long enough to make sure the sun came through in time for AdolfHitler to enter the podium. The effect was staggering.
29th Dec '16 4:55:48 AM RandomnessUnlimited
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* Parodied and used as a RunningGag in the ''WesternAnimation/{{Kaeloo}}'' episode "Let's Play the Quest for the Wholly Gruel".
** Also in the pilot, where Stumpy sees rays of light from the sky shining onto a pair of roller skates and a chainsaw.
13th Aug '16 11:56:33 AM nombretomado
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* In ''DGrayMan'', "Old Man of the Soil and a Lonely Night's Aria", a spotlight of moonlight shines down on Guzol and Lala in their underground hideout at the moment that the Exorcists find them.

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* In ''DGrayMan'', ''Manga/DGrayMan'', "Old Man of the Soil and a Lonely Night's Aria", a spotlight of moonlight shines down on Guzol and Lala in their underground hideout at the moment that the Exorcists find them.
29th Jun '16 2:38:54 AM Morgenthaler
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* In the most recent book of the ''WheelOfTime'' series, main character Rand gets one of these shining on him during a key character moment. Possibly [[JustifiedTrope justified]] by the fact that his ta'veren nature warps probability (ItsComplicated) and the combination of his being a FisherKing and slowly growing more and more insane has resulted in a continent-wide pattern of overcast weather that only starts to break when he begins to get his screwed-up little head back together.
* ''DirkGentlysHolisticDetectiveAgency'':

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* In the most recent book of the ''WheelOfTime'' ''Literature/WheelOfTime'' series, main character Rand gets one of these shining on him during a key character moment. Possibly [[JustifiedTrope justified]] by the fact that his ta'veren nature warps probability (ItsComplicated) and the combination of his being a FisherKing and slowly growing more and more insane has resulted in a continent-wide pattern of overcast weather that only starts to break when he begins to get his screwed-up little head back together.
* ''DirkGentlysHolisticDetectiveAgency'':''Literature/DirkGentlysHolisticDetectiveAgency'':
19th Apr '16 1:42:02 AM erforce
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Note this can only be when it's used as a substitute for a spotlight. If sunlight is actually used in the story to highlight something, like killing {{Dracula}} or [[Franchise/IndianaJones finding the location of the Ark of the Covenant]], it's not this trope.

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Note this can only be when it's used as a substitute for a spotlight. If sunlight is actually used in the story to highlight something, like killing {{Dracula}} or [[Franchise/IndianaJones [[Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk finding the location of the Ark of the Covenant]], it's not this trope.
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