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Nightmare Fuel: Sin City
  • Though several aspects of the series of the film are just terrifying, the mere fact that Kevin not only ate part of Lucille, but made her watch him suck the meat off the fingers of her severed hand takes the horror Up to Eleven.
    • Before he eats a girl, he locks her in a room decorated with severed heads of the girls he's eaten. All so the girl would become extremely terrified of her fate.
      • His eyes, his goddamn eyes. They stare straight into your soul.
      • The heads on plaques seems to be inspired by the already disturbing "Stuffed" Girl's Head ad.
  • Whilst it borders into fridge horror, the fact that Hartigan mentions that the cops always turn up just too late to catch Roarke Junior raping and killing three girls just goes to show how deep corruption goes in Sin City's police force note 
  • The Farm at North Cross and Lennox is a nightmare factory.
    Marv: This is a bad place, this farm. People have died here. The wrong way.
    Hartigan: You're not a rookie for a week before some dead-eyed veteran gives you the word. Don't ask about the farm at North Cross and Lennox. Don't even think about it. Go there, and you cease to exist. There won't even be a corpse. It's a place where very bad things have been going on for a very long time. Generations. Junior came by his proclivities honestly.
  • Hartigan castrating Junior with his bare hands. Even if he did deserve it, it'll make any male squirm a little.
  • "Recognize my voice, Hartigan? Recognize my voice, you piece-of-shit cop? I look different, but I bet you can recognize my voice!" That Yellow Bastard indeed. The book is pretty nasty with him showing his face again, but the movie and Nick Stahl's acting just makes it even more creepier.


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