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6th Apr '18 6:48:33 AM erforce
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* From ''Film/SherlockHolmes'', this happens to Irene Alder when she tried to follow Holmes and got tied up to a ConveyorBeltODoom by her wrists by Blackwood. To compensate for the pressure, Watson had to put her up on his shoulders to lessen it.

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* From ''Film/SherlockHolmes'', ''Film/SherlockHolmes2009'', this happens to Irene Alder when she tried to follow Holmes and got tied up to a ConveyorBeltODoom by her wrists by Blackwood. To compensate for the pressure, Watson had to put her up on his shoulders to lessen it.
5th Mar '18 8:18:04 PM nombretomado
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* April O'Neil in the story mode of ''VideoGame/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtlesTournamentFighters'' for the {{Super NES}}. Also happens to Splinter in the original ''[[VideoGame/TeenageMutanNinjaTurtlesTheArcadeGame TMNT]]'' arcade game when he's taken captive by Granitor.

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* April O'Neil in the story mode of ''VideoGame/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtlesTournamentFighters'' for the {{Super NES}}.UsefulNotes/SuperNES. Also happens to Splinter in the original ''[[VideoGame/TeenageMutanNinjaTurtlesTheArcadeGame TMNT]]'' arcade game when he's taken captive by Granitor.
21st Feb '18 4:28:16 PM foxley
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* The 1925 Silent film adaptation of The Wizard of Oz has an odd variation, in which Dorothy is tied only by her waist, so her arms are still free and flailing.

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* The 1925 Silent film adaptation of The ''The Wizard of Oz Oz'' has an odd variation, in which Dorothy is tied only by her waist, so her arms are still free and flailing.flailing.
* In ''Film/DressedToKill1946'', Holmes suspended by his wrists from a hook in the ceiling of a garage, and then left there to asphyxiate.
13th Feb '18 9:00:43 AM SgtErytronne
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* In ''Kouryuu no Mimi'', this happens to [[TheHero Natsume]]'s [[DatingCatwoman forbidden]] LoveInterest [[DistressedDamsel Kanako]]. Even more, [[http://dezaki.tumblr.com/post/167822124321 she's tied up and hung in the middle of a construction site.]] Subverted since it's soon revealed [[note: that it isn't actually her, but one of the villains Noriko in disguise, and Natsume ain't fooled for one second, though the real Kanako shows up after the battle is over to give Natsume a hug though]]

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* In ''Kouryuu no Mimi'', this happens to [[TheHero Natsume]]'s [[DatingCatwoman forbidden]] LoveInterest [[DistressedDamsel Kanako]]. Even more, [[http://dezaki.tumblr.com/post/167822124321 she's tied up and hung in the middle of a construction site.]] Subverted since it's soon revealed [[note: [[spoiler: that it isn't actually her, but one of the villains Noriko in disguise, and Natsume ain't fooled for one second, though the real Kanako shows up after the battle is over to give Natsume a hug though]]
13th Feb '18 8:59:41 AM SgtErytronne
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* In ''Kouryuu no Mimi'', this happens to [[TheHero Natsume]]'s [[DatingCatwoman forbidden]] LoveInterest [[DistressedDamsel Kanako]]. Even more, [[http://dezaki.tumblr.com/post/167822124321 she's tied up and hung in the middle of a construction site.]]

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* In ''Kouryuu no Mimi'', this happens to [[TheHero Natsume]]'s [[DatingCatwoman forbidden]] LoveInterest [[DistressedDamsel Kanako]]. Even more, [[http://dezaki.tumblr.com/post/167822124321 she's tied up and hung in the middle of a construction site.]]]] Subverted since it's soon revealed [[note: that it isn't actually her, but one of the villains Noriko in disguise, and Natsume ain't fooled for one second, though the real Kanako shows up after the battle is over to give Natsume a hug though]]
1st Feb '18 7:51:40 PM foxley
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* Happens to Frank and Jesse Colton when they are captured by Chinese gangsters in the ''Series/MacGyver'' episode "The Coltons".

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* Happens to Frank and Jesse Colton when they are captured by Chinese gangsters in the ''Series/MacGyver'' ''Series/MacGyver1985'' episode "The Coltons".
30th Jan '18 1:04:01 PM Medinoc
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Hanging by the ''wrists'', a common variation, would in RealLife quickly cause permanent damage to the hands and within a few hours cause death by suffocation/"[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suspension_trauma Suspension Trauma]]", not quite unlike a crucifixion. Many a TailorMadePrison has a prior inhabitant still hanging by his wrists in skeletal form.

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Hanging by the ''wrists'', a common variation, would in RealLife quickly cause permanent damage to the hands and within a few hours cause death by suffocation/"[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suspension_trauma Suspension Trauma]]", not quite unlike a crucifixion. Many a TailorMadePrison [[LockedInTheDungeon dungeon]] has a prior inhabitant still hanging by his wrists in skeletal form.
28th Jan '18 5:01:34 PM nombretomado
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* Wrestling/TheUndertaker used to do this to his victims when he ran the MinistryOfDarkness PowerStable. He'd tie his "sacrifices" to a large T symbol and hang them above the stage.

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* Wrestling/TheUndertaker used to do this to his victims when he ran the MinistryOfDarkness Wrestling/MinistryOfDarkness PowerStable. He'd tie his "sacrifices" to a large T symbol and hang them above the stage.
24th Jan '18 8:51:59 PM foxley
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* ''WesternAnimation/TheNewAdventuresOfSuperman'': In "The Ghost of Kilbane Castle", Lois and Jimmy are left suspended above razor sharp blades.
27th Dec '17 3:19:40 PM Wyldchyld
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* In ''Series/LegendOfTheSeeker'', [[http://img251.imageshack.us/img251/4489/107ric.jpg Richard]], [[http://img14.imageshack.us/img14/9558/40denna.jpg Denna]] and [[http://img529.imageshack.us/img529/1857/176r.jpg Cara]] were all hanged by their wrists and tortured (in the pure FetishFuel fashion) when in possession of Mord-Sith under command of Darken Rahl. [[spoiler:And all of them were successfully punished and broken into submission, if only for a short time.]]

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* In ''Series/LegendOfTheSeeker'', [[http://img251.imageshack.us/img251/4489/107ric.jpg Richard]], [[http://img14.imageshack.us/img14/9558/40denna.jpg Denna]] and [[http://img529.imageshack.us/img529/1857/176r.jpg Cara]] were all hanged by their wrists and tortured (in the pure FetishFuel fetish fashion) when in possession of Mord-Sith under command of Darken Rahl. [[spoiler:And all of them were successfully punished and broken into submission, if only for a short time.]]
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