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29th Oct '17 10:53:26 AM nombretomado
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** ''Film/AViewToAKill'', Max Zorin (played by ChristopherWalken) does this to a stockholder who declines to take part in his plan to destroy Silicon Valley. It's worth mentioning that this staircase [[ThrownFromTheZeppelin leads to an open trapdoor in the floor of an airship's cabin]].

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** ''Film/AViewToAKill'', Max Zorin (played by ChristopherWalken) Creator/ChristopherWalken) does this to a stockholder who declines to take part in his plan to destroy Silicon Valley. It's worth mentioning that this staircase [[ThrownFromTheZeppelin leads to an open trapdoor in the floor of an airship's cabin]].
14th Oct '17 1:00:21 AM foxley
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* ''WesternAnimation/TheNewAdventuresOfSuperman'': In "The Warlock's Revenge", the Warlock magically transforms the stairs beneath Lois Lane's feet into a slide to dump her into a busy street.
14th Sep '17 3:32:45 AM Medinoc
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** ''Film/AViewToAKill'', Max Zorin (played by ChristopherWalken) does this to a stockholder who declines to take part in his plan to destroy Silicon Valley. It's worth mentioning that this staircase [[ThrownFromTheZeppelin leads to the open door of an airship]].

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** ''Film/AViewToAKill'', Max Zorin (played by ChristopherWalken) does this to a stockholder who declines to take part in his plan to destroy Silicon Valley. It's worth mentioning that this staircase [[ThrownFromTheZeppelin leads to the an open door trapdoor in the floor of an airship]].airship's cabin]].
5th Mar '17 4:46:40 PM Mineboot45
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** Played with in the "Bart Simpson's Dracula" segment of "Treehouse of Horror IV." In this case the "surprise" slide actually has a switch that must be pressed from the top of the stairs. Even though Bart realizes that pressing it would be a terrible idea (since the vampiric Mr. Burns has just woken up and the staircase is the only way away from him), he can't resist the urge to [[SchmuckBait press it anyway]].

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** Played with in the "Bart Simpson's Dracula" segment of "Treehouse of Horror IV." In this case the "surprise" slide actually has a switch that must be pressed from the top of the stairs.stairs, accompanied by a sign reading "SUPER FUN HAPPY SLIDE". Even though Bart realizes that pressing it would be a terrible idea (since the vampiric Mr. Burns has just woken up and the staircase is the only way away from him), he can't resist the urge to [[SchmuckBait press it anyway]].
19th Oct '16 9:35:52 AM Morgenthaler
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* The Creator/BusterKeaton short "Film/TheHauntedHouse." Appears as a BoobyTrap and in the StairwayToHeaven variant.
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** ''Film/AViewToAKill'', Max Zorin (played by ChristopherWalken) does this to a stockholder who declines to take part in his plan to destroy Silicon Valley. It's worth mentioning that this staircase [[ThrownFromTheZeppelin leads to the open door of an airship]].
** ''Film/TheManWithTheGoldenGun''. Scaramanga has one of these in his lair. In the opening segment he uses it to slide down and grab his golden gun to kill an assassin.

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* The Creator/BusterKeaton short "Film/TheHauntedHouse." Appears as a BoobyTrap and in the StairwayToHeaven variant.
* Film/JamesBond:
** ''Film/AViewToAKill'', Max Zorin (played by ChristopherWalken) does this to a stockholder who declines to take part in his plan to destroy Silicon Valley. It's worth mentioning that this staircase [[ThrownFromTheZeppelin leads to the open door of an airship]].
** ''Film/TheManWithTheGoldenGun''. Scaramanga has one of these in his lair. In the opening segment he uses it to slide down and grab his golden gun to kill an assassin.
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* In ''Film/ThePeopleUnderTheStairs'', the steps from the cellar tilt to form a slide when Fool is fleeing from whatever-it-is that's down there.

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* In ''Film/ThePeopleUnderTheStairs'', ''WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooAndTheGhoulSchool'', the steps from the cellar tilt to form a slide when Fool is fleeing from whatever-it-is that's down there.
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* The Creator/BusterKeaton short "Film/TheHauntedHouse." Appears as a BoobyTrap and in the StairwayToHeaven variant.
* Film/JamesBond:
** ''Film/AViewToAKill'', Max Zorin (played by ChristopherWalken) does this to a stockholder who declines to take part in his plan to destroy Silicon Valley. It's worth mentioning that this staircase [[ThrownFromTheZeppelin leads to the open door of an airship]].
** ''Film/TheManWithTheGoldenGun''. Scaramanga has one of these in his lair. In the opening segment he uses it to slide down and grab his golden gun to kill an assassin.
* In ''Film/ThePeopleUnderTheStairs'', the steps from the cellar tilt to form a slide when Fool is fleeing from whatever-it-is that's down there.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooAndTheGhoulSchool'', the eponymous school has one for no adequately explained reason.
27th Sep '16 5:25:46 PM Arivne
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** The Judges Guild modules ''The Caverns of Thracia'' and ''Verbosh'' each have one of these.

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** The Judges Guild modules ''The Caverns of Thracia'' and ''Verbosh'' each have one of these.a staircase that can fold down and send {{PC}}s on a slide to the bottom.
8th Sep '16 10:18:33 PM Kartoonkid95
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** A late-90s Creator/CartoonNetwork bumper has Shaggy and Scooby falling down one of these, with the flattened staircase revealing CN's checkerboard logo.
23rd May '16 4:25:07 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''WesternAnimation/AlfredJKwak'': When Alfred and Professor Paljas explore an Egyptian pyramid and get lost, they find themselves on a stairwell that suddenly turns into a slide. They manage to hold on thanks to Paljas' cane, but then they hear [[IndyEscape a rumbling sound approaching from above]].
23rd May '16 4:21:49 AM Morgenthaler
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11th Jan '16 6:22:55 PM Arivne
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