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YMMV: Slither
  • Crowning Music of Awesome: the song that plays over the end credits:
    Darlin' I love you, but leave me the fuck alone...
  • Ensemble Darkhorse: The temperamental and foul-mouthed Mayor is likely the most popular character in the film.
  • Hide Your Gays: Margaret being a lesbian is only brought up twice and briefly, so you'd be forgiven for not knowing she's a lesbian.
  • Hilarious in Hindsight: Hey, Michael Rooker just got impaled by a flying arrow! And in a James Gunn film, no less.
  • Memetic Badass: According to the wrap-up tape, Bill Pardy ended up as this for the cast and production staff of the film.
  • Tear Jerker: The look Starla and Grant share before she has to blow him up.
  • Unfortunate Implications: The only characters to survive are the ones that seem to be a bit more open-minded or educated, in other words: those that die are country folks or red necks.
    • Fridge Brilliance: The only ones that survive are the ones willing to learn and adapt, in other words evolve, like Starla was teaching earlier in the film.
    • Also, let's be fair; while there might be something to the 'country folks and red necks all die' point, equally it's not like 'being open-minded and educated is a good thing, and might come in useful in a crisis or even save your life one day' is the worst message a movie can have.
  • X Meets Y: Night of the Creeps meets The Thing (1982) meets The Blob.

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