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26th Jun '16 5:17:35 PM ErikModi
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* River Song has done this at least twice in ''Series/DoctorWho.'' More elaborate then most examples. She leaves a message at some point in time, telling the Doctor her exact coordinates and that she needs help. When she jumps, the TARDIS is right there waiting for her.

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* River Song has done this at least twice in ''Series/DoctorWho.'' More elaborate then most examples. She leaves a message at some point in time, telling the Doctor her exact coordinates and that she needs help. When she jumps, jumps [[UpToEleven (out of a spaceship airlock and into the utter vacuum of interstellar space!)]], the TARDIS is right there waiting for her.
26th Jun '16 5:15:47 PM ErikModi
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* Extra-subverted (if there is such a thing) in that it's left very nebulous for several episodes (to say nothing of an entire between-season hiatus) whether or not he actually survived the fall, [[spoiler: and TheReveal is that he didn't actually survive, and his return comes at a steep cost.]]

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* ** Extra-subverted (if there is such a thing) in that it's left very nebulous for several episodes (to say nothing of an entire between-season hiatus) whether or not he actually survived the fall, [[spoiler: and TheReveal is that he didn't actually survive, and his return comes at a steep cost.]]
26th Jun '16 5:15:28 PM ErikModi
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* Extra-subverted (if there is such a thing) in that it's left very nebulous for several episodes (to say nothing of an entire between-season hiatus) whether or not he actually survived the fall, [[spoiler: and TheReveal is that he didn't actually survive, and his return comes at a steep cost.]]
26th Jun '16 5:10:05 PM ErikModi
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* In ''Film/BackToTheFuturePartII'', Biff has Marty cornered on the roof of the hotel and is stunned when Marty calmly steps off the roof. A few seconds later, he floats back into view, standing on top of the flying [=DeLorean=].

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* In ''Film/BackToTheFuturePartII'', Biff has Marty cornered on the roof of the hotel and is stunned when Marty calmly steps off the roof. A few seconds later, he floats back into view, standing on top of the flying [=DeLorean=]. Bonus points as Doc Brown proceeds to knock Biff out with one of the [=DeLorean's=] gull-wing doors.
9th Jun '16 10:47:41 PM Obiwanlivesforever2
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* In an episode of ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsTheCloneWars'', Kit Fisto escapes a duel with General Grievous by backflipping off a cliff into some fog, only to rise out of it atop his Jedi starfighter.
2nd May '16 3:22:28 AM JackG
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* Subverted in ''Film/TerminatorSalvation''. Marcus Wright drives a truck onto a bridge over a high canyon, but they're attacked by a flying Hunter Killer and the truck slams through the guardrail, knocking Kyle Reese and another child out the door. As they plunge into the canyon to their deaths, they're caught in mid-air by the giant robot they'd been fleeing earlier. So yes, their lives have been saved...[[FateWorseThanDeath for the short term]].



* ''Series/StarTrekVoyager''. In "Rise", the VillainOfTheWeek throws Tuvok off a SpaceElevator tens of thousands of feet above the ground, smugly goes back inside and locks the door. Then we see Tuvok has grabbed onto part of the elevator that's sticking out. Problem is, he can't get past the door, and the elevator is climbing into the upper atmosphere where there's no air to breathe.

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* ''Series/StarTrekVoyager''. In "Rise", the VillainOfTheWeek throws Tuvok off a SpaceElevator tens of thousands of feet above the ground, smugly goes back inside and locks the door. Then we see Tuvok has grabbed onto part of the elevator that's sticking out. Problem is, he can't get past the door, and the elevator is climbing into the upper atmosphere where there's no air to breathe.

2nd May '16 3:20:15 AM JackG
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24th Apr '16 8:44:51 PM JackG
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* ''Series/StarTrekVoyager''. In "Rise", the VillainOfTheWeek throws Tuvok off a SpaceElevator thousands of feet above the ground, smugly goes back inside the elevator and locks the door. Then we see Tuvok has grabbed onto part of the elevator that's sticking out. Problem is, he can't get past the door, and the elevator is climbing into the upper atmosphere where there's no air to breathe.

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* ''Series/StarTrekVoyager''. In "Rise", the VillainOfTheWeek throws Tuvok off a SpaceElevator tens of thousands of feet above the ground, smugly goes back inside the elevator and locks the door. Then we see Tuvok has grabbed onto part of the elevator that's sticking out. Problem is, he can't get past the door, and the elevator is climbing into the upper atmosphere where there's no air to breathe.
24th Apr '16 8:40:14 PM JackG
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* ''Series/StarTrekVoyager''. In "Rise", the VillainOfTheWeek throws Tuvok off a SpaceElevator thousands of feet off the surface, smugly goes back inside the elevator and locks the door. Then we see Tuvok has grabbed onto a part of the elevator that's sticking out. Problem is, he can't get past the door, and the elevator is climbing higher into the upper atmosphere where there's no air to breathe.

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* ''Series/StarTrekVoyager''. In "Rise", the VillainOfTheWeek throws Tuvok off a SpaceElevator thousands of feet off above the surface, ground, smugly goes back inside the elevator and locks the door. door. Then we see Tuvok has grabbed onto a part of the elevator that's sticking out. out. Problem is, he can't get past the door, and the elevator is climbing higher into the upper atmosphere where there's no air to breathe.
24th Apr '16 8:38:09 PM JackG
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* ''Series/StarTrekVoyager''. In "Rise", the VillainOfTheWeek throws Tuvok off a SpaceElevator thousands of feet off the surface, smugly goes back inside the elevator and locks the door. Then we see Tuvok has grabbed onto a part of the elevator that's sticking out. Problem is, he can't get past the door, and the elevator is climbing higher into the upper atmosphere where there's no air to breathe.
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