* HellIsThatNoise: A dissonant screech is used in several scenes, sometimes almost randomly.
* NightmareRetardant:
** Montag utterly fails to be intimidating and he looks like someone's Uncle Ned.
** Honorable mention to Jack's scene as he walks around saying flatly, "Your hand is bleeding. Your hand is bleeding. Wake up. Wake up. Your hand is bleeding". He does pick up a bit when he reaches Frank, but then he takes on the silliest possible accent.
* ShockingSwerve: The villain has been defeated! No wait... [[spoiler:he's wearing the skin of the fiance]]. No, wait... [[spoiler:the girl was the master hypnotist and Montag was the subject]]. No, wait... [[spoiler:it was all just a dream Montag happened during a brief moment on stage]]. OrWasItADream