Created By: xomokyhApril 10, 2013

Riding the dream catapult

Somebody wakes up from a dream by sitting up in bed

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Often in movies or on TV a character will wake up from a dream, more often than not a nightmare, by physically sitting up in bed. Often following a dream sequence this serves as the striking visual cue that the character has awoken with a start
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  • April 10, 2013
  • April 10, 2013
    Great, I knew this existed somewhere! Can we add this to the film Babette's Feast?
  • April 10, 2013
    Go ahead. Also, Lost And Found is where you normally inquire about a trope you thought existed already.
  • April 10, 2013
    Gonna chuck this.

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