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6th Dec '17 2:42:18 AM JackG
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* ''Series/BlakesSeven''. A stuntman with the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stuart_Fell appropriate name of Fell]] does this in "Death Watch". He lands on a conveniently placed sofa below.

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* ''Series/BlakesSeven''. ''Series/BlakesSeven''.
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A stuntman with the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stuart_Fell appropriate name of Fell]] does this in "Death Watch". He lands on a conveniently placed sofa below.below.
** Whereas in "Redemption" a guard does this from a long way up (the inside of a real-life nuclear silo).
8th Nov '17 10:15:11 AM xcountryguy
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* ''Manga/{{Monster}}'': [[spoiler: Tenma shoots Roberto off of a balcony in a library. He survives]].

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* ''Manga/{{Monster}}'': [[spoiler: Tenma [[spoiler:Tenma shoots Roberto off of a balcony in a library. He survives]].



* In Tim Burton's ''Film/{{Batman}}'', gangster Jack Napier fires at Batman, who is intervening in the botched Axis Chemicals job. Batman deflects the bullet with his armored gloves; Napier gets hit by the deflected bullet (which goes through his face and ostensibly results in the nerve damage to his mouth that causes [[SlasherSmile his permanent "smile"]]), tumbles over the railing in the typical way (taking '''a lot''' of steps to do so), and falls into a vat of acid (which permanently bleaches his skin). One quick trip to a back-alley plastic surgeon later, and Jack's dead...but The Joker lives.

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* In Tim Burton's ''Film/{{Batman}}'', gangster Jack Napier fires at Batman, who is intervening in the botched Axis Chemicals job. Batman deflects the bullet with his armored gloves; Napier gets hit by the deflected bullet (which goes through his face and ostensibly results in the nerve damage to his mouth that causes [[SlasherSmile his permanent "smile"]]), tumbles over the railing in the typical way (taking '''a lot''' of steps to do so), and falls into a vat of acid (which permanently bleaches his skin). One quick trip to a back-alley plastic surgeon later, and Jack's dead... but The Joker lives.



* ''Series/DoctorWho'', "Planet of the Ood" - [[spoiler: Dr Ryder reveals he's a member of Friends of the Ood who infiltrated the slave trade and has been helping their HiveMind reassert itself. Mr Halpen promptly pushes him over a railing and into the enormous Ood Brain]].

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* ''Series/DoctorWho'', "Planet of the Ood" - [[spoiler: Dr [[spoiler:Dr Ryder reveals he's a member of Friends of the Ood who infiltrated the slave trade and has been helping their HiveMind reassert itself. Mr Halpen promptly pushes him over a railing and into the enormous Ood Brain]].



* A variation occurs in ''VideoGame/TimeSplittersFuturePerfect'' in the level aboard the [[spoiler: underwater base]]. At a certain point, the player finds a chasm with buildings and walkways built into the cliff walls. In one area, shooting an [[ExplodingBarrels explosive barrel]] causes a mook to be launched over the railing, over the chasm, and landing on his crotch on the railing next to the player, at which point he slides off to his doom.

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* A variation occurs in ''VideoGame/TimeSplittersFuturePerfect'' in the level aboard the [[spoiler: underwater [[spoiler:underwater base]]. At a certain point, the player finds a chasm with buildings and walkways built into the cliff walls. In one area, shooting an [[ExplodingBarrels explosive barrel]] causes a mook to be launched over the railing, over the chasm, and landing on his crotch on the railing next to the player, at which point he slides off to his doom.



* During the Ebony Devil mini-arc in ''WebVideo/VaguelyRecallingJoJo'', Silver Chariot rapidly stabs Cursed Devo nearby a Singapore Hotel balcony. Cursed Devo goes on a rant on how he managed to curse Polnareff and falls off the railing before yelling, "Damn you, Polnareff!" DIO saw that and looked concerned for Cursed Devo's health. [[spoiler: Devo survives and has lunch with DIO and [[VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney Franziska Von Karma]], which gets ruined because of Cursed Devo's synchronization with Ebony Devil.]]

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* During the Ebony Devil mini-arc in ''WebVideo/VaguelyRecallingJoJo'', Silver Chariot rapidly stabs Cursed Devo nearby a Singapore Hotel balcony. Cursed Devo goes on a rant on how he managed to curse Polnareff and falls off the railing before yelling, "Damn you, Polnareff!" DIO saw that and looked concerned for Cursed Devo's health. [[spoiler: Devo [[spoiler:Devo survives and has lunch with DIO and [[VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney Franziska Von Karma]], which gets ruined because of Cursed Devo's synchronization with Ebony Devil.]]
5th Nov '17 8:05:18 PM TravisLanceHawkins
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* Played with in ''[[Film/KillBill Kill Bill Vol. 1]]'': The leader of the Crazy 88, Johnny Mo, duels the Bride while standing ''on'' a balcony railing, only to fall into a small pool below when the Bride slices his leg off.
24th Oct '17 11:18:38 AM lalalei2001
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%%* ''WebVideo/LedgeFighters'' ''is'' this trope.

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%%* * ''WebVideo/LedgeFighters'' ''is'' this trope.is basically Railing Kill: The Movie, as the entire premise is people fighting near and ultimately being thrown over a railing.
18th Sep '17 8:26:13 PM wolftickets1969
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* In the 2013 remake of ''VideoGame/{{Flashback}}'', Conrad can lure an unwitting enemy to him while hanging from a ledge, then hurl them to their death ''VideoGame/SplinterCell'' style.
5th Sep '17 4:50:36 AM JackG
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* ''Series/BlakesSeven''. A stuntman with the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stuart_Fell appropriate name of Fell]] does this in "Death Watch". He lands on a conveniently placed sofa below.
6th Aug '17 3:52:21 PM Loadsamoney!
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*Ben Richards in ''Film/TheRunningMan'' throws a mook over a railing during a prison break, complete with PreMortemOneLiner: "Give you a lift?"
6th Aug '17 7:31:49 AM Berrenta
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** In ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty'''s Tanker chapter, there's a door in the hallway with the Raven action figure that opens to reveal a guard with his back to Snake, facing a railing. If shot, he'll fall over it. If you time it just right, [[TheDevTeamThinksOfEverything he'll fall onto one of the patrolling guards below, killing him too]].

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** In ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty'''s Tanker chapter, there's a door in the hallway with the Raven action figure that opens to reveal a guard with his back to Snake, facing a railing. If shot, he'll fall over it. If you time it just right, [[TheDevTeamThinksOfEverything [[DevelopersForesight he'll fall onto one of the patrolling guards below, killing him too]].
30th Jul '17 3:57:11 AM Silverblade2
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* Many [[TheWestern Westerns]] feature this, although far from a majority, especially since many don't even take place in towns.



* ''WebVideo/LedgeFighters'' ''is'' this trope.

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* %%* ''WebVideo/LedgeFighters'' ''is'' this trope.
11th Jun '17 3:48:09 PM gb00393
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* ''Series/GameOfThrones'': Myranda gets this, courtesy of Theon, with an added 'splat' sound effect.
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