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26th Jun '16 6:03:59 AM Morgenthaler
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* Literal example: in the second ''IncarnationsOfImmortality'' book, Norton, the Incarnation of Time, has to move the whole world backwards for multiple hours to undo the damage caused by a demon he'd accidentally allowed to hitch a ride in his hourglass and wreck the timeline.

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* Literal example: in the second ''IncarnationsOfImmortality'' ''Literature/IncarnationsOfImmortality'' book, Norton, the Incarnation of Time, has to move the whole world backwards for multiple hours to undo the damage caused by a demon he'd accidentally allowed to hitch a ride in his hourglass and wreck the timeline.
25th Jun '16 12:43:34 AM Morgenthaler
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* In an episode of ''PeterPanAndThePirates'', Michael plays a piece of music that accidentally summons a female viking who can enslave people with her singing. Michael figures out that to get rid of her, he has to play the song backwards.

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* In an episode of ''PeterPanAndThePirates'', ''WesternAnimation/PeterPanAndThePirates'', Michael plays a piece of music that accidentally summons a female viking who can enslave people with her singing. Michael figures out that to get rid of her, he has to play the song backwards.
23rd Jun '16 6:44:42 AM Doug86
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** "The Last Flight". During WorldWarI a British Royal Flying Corps pilot passes through a strange looking cloud and ends up in 1959. He eventually figures out that he needs to pass through the cloud again to return to his own time and does so.

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** "The Last Flight". During WorldWarI UsefulNotes/WorldWarI a British Royal Flying Corps pilot passes through a strange looking cloud and ends up in 1959. He eventually figures out that he needs to pass through the cloud again to return to his own time and does so.
29th May '16 8:42:27 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* In the fourth chapter of ''TalesOfMonkeyIsland'', Guybrush has to follow a set of steps to prepare a Voodoo recipe called the "Feast of the senses", to feed La Esponja Grande and make it grow. In the next episode he has to follow similar steps but backwards to make the Esponja shrink, as Lechuck had stolen it and was using to steal the Voodoo energies of the Crossroads.

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* In the fourth chapter of ''TalesOfMonkeyIsland'', ''VideoGame/TalesOfMonkeyIsland'', Guybrush has to follow a set of steps to prepare a Voodoo recipe called the "Feast of the senses", to feed La Esponja Grande and make it grow. In the next episode he has to follow similar steps but backwards to make the Esponja shrink, as Lechuck had stolen it and was using to steal the Voodoo energies of the Crossroads.
13th Jan '16 3:34:11 PM margdean56
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* The shutdown jingle of Windows NT4 is the reverse of the bootup jingle.

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* The shutdown jingle of Windows NT4 [=NT4=] is the reverse of the bootup jingle.
13th Jan '16 3:30:31 PM margdean56
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9th Jan '16 6:11:17 PM SSJMagus
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* In ''The Essential ComicBook/SilverSurfer'' the Surfer goes into the future by accelerating to near-lightspeed. He returns to the present by doing the same ''in the other direction.''

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* In ''The Essential ComicBook/SilverSurfer'' the Surfer goes into the future by accelerating to near-lightspeed. He returns to the present by doing the same ''in the other direction.'''' (The former is entirely realistic; the latter is nonsensical.)
7th Jan '16 4:30:15 PM nombretomado
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* ''SpaceGhost'' episode "Clutches of Creature King": Space Ghost is sent into the past by a "time warp caused by the cross of an energy force with a neutron ionizer". He reverses the process to return to the future.

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* ''SpaceGhost'' ''WesternAnimation/SpaceGhost'' episode "Clutches of Creature King": Space Ghost is sent into the past by a "time warp caused by the cross of an energy force with a neutron ionizer". He reverses the process to return to the future.



* ''TotallySpies'' episode "[=WOOHPersize Me!=]": Master Mario's music has a mind control effect on people who listen to it. To remove the control you just have them listen to the music played backwards.

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* ''TotallySpies'' ''WesternAnimation/TotallySpies'' episode "[=WOOHPersize Me!=]": Master Mario's music has a mind control effect on people who listen to it. To remove the control you just have them listen to the music played backwards.
31st Dec '15 3:39:14 AM Arivne
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28th Nov '15 11:19:24 AM Morgenthaler
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* Subverted in the Creator/MelGibson movie ''WhatWomenWant''. After he tries to reenact the freak accident that gave him mind reading powers, nothing happens.

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* Subverted in the Creator/MelGibson movie ''WhatWomenWant''.''Film/WhatWomenWant''. After he tries to reenact the freak accident that gave him mind reading powers, nothing happens.



* In the DisneyChannel movie "Halloweentown 2: Calibar's Revenge", the villain put a spell on Halloweentown's denizens, making them gray and boring, and the only way to reverse it is to say the spell backwards. They can't find Aggie's spellbook, so they don't even know what the spell is, but Marnie accidentally figures it out when she was "trap a" in a sentence: the original spell was "apart".

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* In the DisneyChannel movie "Halloweentown "Film/{{Halloweentown}} 2: Calibar's Revenge", the villain put a spell on Halloweentown's denizens, making them gray and boring, and the only way to reverse it is to say the spell backwards. They can't find Aggie's spellbook, so they don't even know what the spell is, but Marnie accidentally figures it out when she was "trap a" in a sentence: the original spell was "apart".
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