Created By: viking1911 on February 14, 2013
This sometimes happens in movies or videogames as a way of implying that the main characters are being watched and are in danger, especially if they think they're safe and are unaware of such surveillance. It is most common for the enemy to use some sort of vision enhancing device such as binoculars or night/thermal vision. Some examples would be Metal Gear Solid when you can see from Psycho Mantis' POV by using the first person button, and the end of the new versions of both Hills Have Eyes I and II, possibly as a cliffhanger. This trope is probably most common in Predator I and II, as we see much of the movie through the Predator's thermal vision.
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