'''Basic Trope''': Characters run and jump across falling debris.
* '''Straight''': When Emperor Evulz tries to kill Alice with RocksFallEveryoneDies, he's shocked to see her racing towards him across the same falling rocks he just dropped on her.
* '''Exaggerated''': ???
* '''Downplayed''': As a column cracks and starts to topple, Alice grabs her chance and scrambles to the top of it before it hits the ground.
** Alice has SuperSpeed.
** Alice, Evulz, and a load of debris have been thrown from a plane and are [[VariableTerminalVelocity plummeting through the atmosphere in freefall]]. Weightless, Alice kicks away from one large piece of wreckage to another, working her way closer to her enemy.
* '''Inverted''': Alice has been blown into the air by an explosion, and runs back through the shrapnel to get back down to earth.
* '''Subverted''': Alice runs up the debris [[GravityIsAHarshMistress until she realises how impossible that is, at which point she starts falling.]]
* '''Double Subverted''': ???
* '''Parodied''': Alice and Bob [[TalkingIsAFreeAction stop running to have a brief conversation]] about [[LampshadeHanging how impossible it is that they're doing what they're doing]], before deciding to [[MST3KMantra just not worry about it too much]].
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''': Alice hides from the falling rocks, and climbs up the heap of rubble once it's settled.
* '''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded''': "How are you ''doing'' that?"
* '''Invoked''': Alice can't see a way to climb out of a cave... so she blows up the ceiling and scrambles up the falling rocks.
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': "Quick! We can run up the stones as they fall!" "You... you never did very well in physics class, did you Bob?"
* '''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''': ???
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%% Optional items, added after Conversed, at your discretion:
%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Deconstructed''': ???
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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???