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10th Feb '17 2:35:03 PM Jay2K
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* ''Franchise/ResidentEvil7Biohazard'': After the first boss encounter ([[spoiler: Mia, the PlayerCharacter's wife]]) is knocked out following your first encounter with them, they do this as they comes up off the floor and throw you through the wall, leading into the next stage of the fight.
16th Nov '16 4:25:57 PM foxley
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* ''Film/VanHelsing''. Dracula first melt the ice that fills his coffin, and then does this. In fact, he has an [[http://actionfigure.guidestobuy.com/jakks-action-figure/van-helsing-dracula-w-coffin-playset/ action figure]] that works like the one used as the page picture!

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* ''Film/VanHelsing''. Dracula first melt melts the ice that fills his coffin, and then does this. In fact, he has an [[http://actionfigure.guidestobuy.com/jakks-action-figure/van-helsing-dracula-w-coffin-playset/ action figure]] that works like the one used as the page picture!
6th Sep '16 9:03:11 PM ZombieAladdin
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* Happens with Drac himself in ''Pinball/MonsterBash''. As the leader of a band on tour, this is how he makes his entrance when they're about to perform.
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27th Jun '16 4:21:32 AM TheDreamer
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* In ''Film/DarkShadows'', Barnabas Collins uses this style of getting up in one scene.
4th May '16 12:37:31 AM PaulA
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* Played straight in Jean Cocteau's ''[[Film/BeautyAndTheBeast La Belle et la Bête]]'' when the Beast is transformed into a handsome Prince. Done by having the actor fall backwards and reversing the film, of course.

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* Played straight in Jean Cocteau's ''[[Film/BeautyAndTheBeast ''[[Film/BeautyAndTheBeast1946 La Belle et la Bête]]'' when the Beast is transformed into a handsome Prince. Done by having the actor fall backwards and reversing the film, of course.
10th Mar '16 11:10:24 AM FordPrefect
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* The Undertaker's Brother Wrestling/{{Kane}} also performs a similar bolt-upright sit up but his is more of an zombie-like sit up.

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* The Undertaker's Brother Wrestling/{{Kane}} also performs a similar bolt-upright sit up up, but his is more of an a zombie-like sit up.
19th Jan '16 11:22:12 AM ultimomant
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* The Undertaker's Brother Kane, also performs a similar bolt-upright sit up but his is more of an zombie-like sit up.

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* The Undertaker's Brother Kane, Wrestling/{{Kane}} also performs a similar bolt-upright sit up but his is more of an zombie-like sit up.
17th Sep '15 8:33:22 PM eroock
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* The UrExample and TropeMaker is almost certainly ''Film/{{Nosferatu}}: Eine Symphonie des Grauens'' (1922).



* The UrExample and TropeMaker is almost certainly ''Film/{{Nosferatu}}: Eine Symphonie des Grauens'' (1922).
4th Sep '15 8:07:50 AM MechWarrior
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[[caption-width-right:280:Dracula knows how to [[AlteredBeast "Rise from your grave!"]] in ''style.'']]

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[[caption-width-right:280:Dracula knows how to [[AlteredBeast [[VideoGame/AlteredBeast "Rise from your grave!"]] in ''style.'']]
2nd May '15 10:00:50 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''Film/FrightNight''. The vampire Jerry Dandridge rises up out of his coffin this way after a stake is pounded into his chest. Watch it in [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hE7KosYg5Xs this trailer, starting at 1:40]].

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* ''Film/FrightNight''.''Film/FrightNight1985''. The vampire Jerry Dandridge rises up out of his coffin this way after a stake is pounded into his chest. Watch it in [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hE7KosYg5Xs this trailer, starting at 1:40]].
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