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YMMV: The Brothers Grimm
  • Dude, Not Funny!: The kitten.
  • Ho Yay: Bro Yay between the titular characters, who often argue like an old married couple. Even Lampshaded by Cavaldi.
    • "Maybe another kiss?"
  • Nausea Fuel: The scene with the spiderweb horse.
  • Never Live It Down: In-verse, Jakob and magic beans.
  • Nightmare Fuel: Holy shit, yes. Leave it to Terry Gilliam to make a gingerbread man terrifying.
    • The spider horse. THE FUCKING SPIDER HORSE. *shudder*
    • Pity the poor kitten that got chopped up into bits into a fan...
  • Special Effects Failure: Considering when the movie was made and the budget it had, some of the effects are unfortunately terrible.
  • Uncanny Valley: What makes the gingerbread man so terrifying.
  • What Do You Mean, It's for Kids?: The original stories have always been Nightmare Fuel specifically designed to scare the bajeezus out of any kid who hears them. The same thing here. Gilliam, however, has stated that he intended the film for children.

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