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26th May '17 3:47:19 PM Sark0TAG
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* Yeesha's bedroom after you revisit Tomahna in ''VideoGame/MystIVRevelation'', in which [[spoiler: Achenar had been searching for her Linking Book to Serenia, which you faintly see him use just as you get back to Tomahna.]]
9th Mar '17 8:16:16 PM TheNicestGuy
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-->'''Billy:''' It's industrial espionage! You've come to steal our great ideas. You've been foiled. We have none.
9th Mar '17 6:58:26 AM TheNicestGuy
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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheVentureBrothers'', Billy Quizboy and Pete White come home to find their trailer has been trashed. Billy [[SubvertedTrope is actually very excited]], thinking it means their super-science startup is finally important enough to have enemies. But it's only their [[WithFriendsLikeThese friend]] Dr. Venture looking for a shrink ray he had sold to them earlier.
6th Feb '17 4:19:09 PM eroock
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SuperTrope of FakingAndEntering

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SuperTrope of FakingAndEnteringCompare FakingAndEntering.
19th Jan '17 4:48:23 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''[[CthulhuMythos The Shadow Over Innsmouth]]'' has the character managing to escape a room ransack. Of course, rather than his mattress, they were planning on cutting open ''him''...

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* ''[[CthulhuMythos The Shadow Over Innsmouth]]'' ''Literature/TheShadowOverInnsmouth'' has the character managing to escape a room ransack. Of course, rather than his mattress, they were planning on cutting open ''him''...
2nd Oct '16 8:42:03 AM JackG
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* ''Film/TheNameOfTheRose''. The herbalist discovers the book that's the [[MacGuffin motive for the various murders]] in a medieval monastery. He goes to tell William of Baskerville, who tells him to lock himself in his room and let no-one in until he arrives (Baskerville is held up in a conference). On returning to his apothecary, he shocked to find the place ransacked. He bolts the door and quickly goes to check the book is still there. It is -- lying on the floor under a table. The herbalist is revealed...until he sees a hooded figure step out from behind a curtain and walk toward him...

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* ''Film/TheNameOfTheRose''. The herbalist discovers the book that's the [[MacGuffin motive for the various murders]] in a medieval monastery. He goes to tell William of Baskerville, who tells him to lock himself in his room and let no-one in until he arrives (Baskerville is held up in a theological conference). On returning to his apothecary, he shocked to find the place ransacked. He bolts the door and quickly goes to check the book is still there. It is -- lying on the floor under a table. The herbalist is revealed...relieved, until he sees a hooded figure step out from behind a curtain and walk toward him...
7th Sep '16 11:47:38 PM foxley
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* ''Series/MurderSheWrote'': In "Bite the Big Apple", Jessica returns to her new apartment to find that it has been thoroughly ransacked.
1st Jul '16 7:50:10 PM nombretomado
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* In AndreNorton's ''Literature/TheZeroStone'', Jern returned to find his father murdered in a room like this.

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* In AndreNorton's Creator/AndreNorton's ''Literature/TheZeroStone'', Jern returned to find his father murdered in a room like this.
15th Jun '16 11:47:56 PM foxley
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* Subverted in the TV-movie ''Film/MacGyverLostTreasureOfAtlantis''. When [=MacGyver=] and co. enter Prof. Atticus's study, they think that this has happened. Then Atticus notes that it has always looked like that.
* Played straight in the subsequent film ''Film/MacGyverTrailToDoomsday'' when [=MacGyver=] and Natalia find the door to her apartment busted open, and the whole place ransacked.

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* Subverted in the TV-movie ''Film/MacGyverLostTreasureOfAtlantis''.''Series/MacGyver: Lost Treasure of Atlantis''. When [=MacGyver=] and co. enter Prof. Atticus's study, they think that this has happened. Then Atticus notes that it has always looked like that.
* Played straight in the subsequent film ''Film/MacGyverTrailToDoomsday'' ''Series/MacGyver: Trail to Doomsday'' when [=MacGyver=] and Natalia find the door to her apartment busted open, and the whole place ransacked.
15th Jun '16 11:44:30 PM foxley
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* Literature/{{Parker}} does this to Brock's apartment in ''The Sour Lemon Score''; emptying every drawer, cutting open every pillow and cushion, and breaking open every stick of furniture where something could be concealed. Brock is shocked that someone could be destructive, and regards the apartment as having been raped.
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