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** Archibald Snatcher's death in ''WesternAnimation/TheBoxtrolls''. [[spoiler: He swells up into a grotesque monster made of cheese, and then he ''[[LudicrousGibs explodes]]'' [[KilledMidsentence mid-sentence]].]] It's [[DistantReactionShot only seen from a distance]], but still. Mr. Gristle's death is no better, being [[spoiler:''[[SquashedFlat pulverized]]'' by Snatcher's SpiderTank landing on top of him]]. And unlike most deaths on this page, theirs are almost entirely [[BlackComedy played as jokes]].

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** Archibald Snatcher's death in ''WesternAnimation/TheBoxtrolls''. [[spoiler: He swells up into a grotesque monster made because of his allergy to cheese, and then he ''[[LudicrousGibs explodes]]'' [[KilledMidsentence mid-sentence]].]] It's [[DistantReactionShot only seen from a distance]], but still. Mr. Gristle's death is no better, being [[spoiler:''[[SquashedFlat pulverized]]'' by Snatcher's SpiderTank landing on top of him]]. And unlike most deaths on this page, theirs are almost entirely [[BlackComedy played as jokes]].


* Subverted in ''WesternAnimation/{{Rio}}'' where [[DragonInChief Nigel]] appears to have been shredded alive by the airplane's propellers at the end, but it's later revealed that he survived only to have lost all of his feathers in the process.

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* Subverted in ''WesternAnimation/{{Rio}}'' where [[DragonInChief Nigel]] appears to have been shredded alive by the airplane's propellers at the end, but it's later revealed that he survived only to have lost all of his feathers in the process. He reappears in the sequel, now part of a BigBadDuumvirate, wearing a sweater to cover himself.


** In ''Disney/TheGreatMouseDetective'', after a drunken henchman calls him a rat, Prof. Ratigan (who insists on being thought of as a "really big mouse") feeds the hapless minion to his enormous (by mouse standards) [[RightHandCat pet cat]]. This is shown by having the henchman just sitting on the ground, singing to himself, as the cat walks up behind him, picks him up, and... [[ShadowDiscretionShot he's devoured]], without even seeing it coming. (Granted, he ''was'' drunk). It cuts to a shot of some of the other henchmen taking off their hats, one even shedding a few tears, while Ratigan wipes his precious kitty's mouth with a hankie and asks if she enjoyed her tasty treat- the 'treat' in question being of a species ''he'' claims to be.

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** In ''Disney/TheGreatMouseDetective'', after a drunken henchman calls him a rat, Prof. Ratigan (who insists on being thought of as a "really big mouse") feeds the hapless minion to his enormous (by mouse standards) [[RightHandCat pet cat]]. This is shown by having the henchman just sitting on the ground, singing to himself, as the cat walks up behind him, picks him up, and... and [[ShadowDiscretionShot he's devoured]], without even seeing it coming. (Granted, coming (granted, he ''was'' drunk). It cuts to a shot of some of the other henchmen taking off their hats, one even shedding a few tears, while Ratigan wipes his precious kitty's mouth with a hankie and asks if she enjoyed her tasty treat- the 'treat' in question being of a species ''he'' claims to be.



** In ''Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame'', [[spoiler:Judge Frollo]] falls to his death off of a crumbling gargoyle and into a pit of molten copper. It may be clouded by smoke, but it is certain that he died from the impact only to have his corpse immolated. Not to mention there are strong implications that this was the result of divine intervention. All in all, it's a fitting death for one of Disney's cruelest villains.

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** In ''Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame'', [[spoiler:Judge Frollo]] falls to his death off of a crumbling gargoyle and into a pit of molten copper. It may be clouded by smoke, but it is certain that he died from the impact only to have his corpse immolated. Not to mention there are strong implications that this was the result of divine intervention. All in all, it's a very fitting death for one of Disney's cruelest villains.


* ''Film/TheHunted2003'' is essentially KnifeFight: The Movie, so of course it shows two Family Unfriendly knife kills in all their brutality. Even the training scenes with in-universe play-acted knife fighting are uncomfortable: aside from teaching NoKillLikeOverkill techniques, L.T. Bonham also admonishes his trainees that they aren't pushing their knives hard enough, as in combat they will have to push it deep enough to feel backbone.

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* ''Film/TheHunted2003'' is essentially KnifeFight: The Movie, so of course it shows two Family Unfriendly knife kills in all their brutality. Even the training scenes with in-universe play-acted knife fighting are uncomfortable: aside from teaching NoKillLikeOverkill techniques, L.T. Bonham also admonishes his trainees that they aren't pushing their knives hard enough, as in combat they will have to push it deep enough to feel backbone.


** ''Film/AvengersInfinityWar'' takes it UpToEleven with [[spoiler:Loki's death. Thanos picks him up by the neck and begins to crush his windpipe. There's no GoryDiscretionShot either. It's completely onscreen. You see Loki's eyes bulge and become bloodshot and [[BloodFromEveryOrifice blood come out of his mouth, nose and eyes]]. And you hear the SickeningCrunch of his neck snapping.]] And this is all in the ''first ten minutes of the movie!'' It gets worse later when [[spoiler:Thanos sacrifices his own adopted daughter Gamora in exchange for the soul stone. He hurls her off a cliff, and we are treated to a long shot of her lifeless body laying on the ground in a puddle of green AlienBlood.]] Not to mention [[spoiler:the infamous EpicFingerSnap. It may not have been painful for anyone, but it killed literally trillions of innocent people -- maybe even more!]]

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** ''Film/AvengersInfinityWar'' takes it UpToEleven with [[spoiler:Loki's death. Thanos picks him up by the neck and begins to crush his windpipe. There's no GoryDiscretionShot either. It's completely onscreen. You see Loki's eyes bulge and become bloodshot and [[BloodFromEveryOrifice blood come out of his mouth, nose and eyes]]. And you hear the SickeningCrunch of his neck snapping.]] And this is all in the ''first ten minutes of the movie!'' It gets worse later when [[spoiler:Thanos sacrifices his own adopted daughter Gamora in exchange for the soul stone.Soul Stone. He hurls her off a cliff, and we are treated to a long shot of her lifeless body laying on the ground in a puddle of green AlienBlood.]] Not to mention [[spoiler:the infamous EpicFingerSnap. It may not have been painful for anyone, but it killed literally trillions of innocent people -- maybe even more!]]


** ''Film/AvengersInfinityWar'' takes it UpToEleven with [[spoiler:Loki's death. Thanos picks him up by the neck and begins to crush his windpipe. There's no GoryDiscretionShot either. It's completely onscreen. You see Loki's eyes bulge and become bloodshot and [[BloodFromEveryOrifice blood come out of his mouth and nose]]. And you hear the SickeningCrunch of his neck snapping.]] And this is all in the FIRST TEN MINUTES OF THE MOVIE! It gets worse later when [[spoiler:Thanos sacrifices his own adopted daughter Gamora in exchange for the soul stone. He hurls her off a cliff, and we are treated to a long shot of her lifeless body laying on the ground in a puddle of green AlienBlood.]] Not to mention [[spoiler:the infamous EpicFingerSnap. It may not have been painful for anyone, but it killed literally trillions of innocent people - maybe even more!]]

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** ''Film/AvengersInfinityWar'' takes it UpToEleven with [[spoiler:Loki's death. Thanos picks him up by the neck and begins to crush his windpipe. There's no GoryDiscretionShot either. It's completely onscreen. You see Loki's eyes bulge and become bloodshot and [[BloodFromEveryOrifice blood come out of his mouth mouth, nose and nose]].eyes]]. And you hear the SickeningCrunch of his neck snapping.]] And this is all in the FIRST TEN MINUTES OF THE MOVIE! ''first ten minutes of the movie!'' It gets worse later when [[spoiler:Thanos sacrifices his own adopted daughter Gamora in exchange for the soul stone. He hurls her off a cliff, and we are treated to a long shot of her lifeless body laying on the ground in a puddle of green AlienBlood.]] Not to mention [[spoiler:the infamous EpicFingerSnap. It may not have been painful for anyone, but it killed literally trillions of innocent people - -- maybe even more!]]


** Film/AvengersInfinityWar takes it UpToEleven with [[spoiler:Loki's death. Thanos picks him up by the neck and begins to crush his windpipe. There's no GoryDiscretionShot either. It's completely onscreen. You see Loki's eyes bulge and become bloodshot and [[BloodFromEveryOrifice blood come out of his mouth and nose]]. And you hear the SickeningCrunch of his neck snapping.]] And this is all in the FIRST TEN MINUTES OF THE MOVIE! It gets worse later when [[spoiler:Thanos sacrifices his own adopted daughter Gamora in exchange for the soul stone. He hurls her off a cliff, and we are treated to a long shot of her lifeless body laying on the ground in a puddle of green AlienBlood.]] Not to mention [[spoiler:the infamous EpicFingerSnap. It may not have been painful for anyone, but it killed literally trillions of innocent people - maybe even more!]]

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** Film/AvengersInfinityWar ''Film/AvengersInfinityWar'' takes it UpToEleven with [[spoiler:Loki's death. Thanos picks him up by the neck and begins to crush his windpipe. There's no GoryDiscretionShot either. It's completely onscreen. You see Loki's eyes bulge and become bloodshot and [[BloodFromEveryOrifice blood come out of his mouth and nose]]. And you hear the SickeningCrunch of his neck snapping.]] And this is all in the FIRST TEN MINUTES OF THE MOVIE! It gets worse later when [[spoiler:Thanos sacrifices his own adopted daughter Gamora in exchange for the soul stone. He hurls her off a cliff, and we are treated to a long shot of her lifeless body laying on the ground in a puddle of green AlienBlood.]] Not to mention [[spoiler:the infamous EpicFingerSnap. It may not have been painful for anyone, but it killed literally trillions of innocent people - maybe even more!]]


** In ''Film/CaptainAmericaTheFirstAvenger'' we get a rather graphic (and gory) shot of a HYDRA mook getting thrown into a airplane propeller. At least, it goes fast enough not to show any organs - just a [[PinkMist gigantic spray of blood]]. Still very unsettling though. The film establishes very early on that it's not going to be 100% family friendly though. The first death shown is already quite graphic.

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** In ''Film/CaptainAmericaTheFirstAvenger'' we get a rather graphic (and gory) shot of a HYDRA mook getting thrown into a airplane propeller. At least, it goes fast enough not to show any organs - -- just a [[PinkMist gigantic spray of blood]]. Still very unsettling though. The film establishes very early on that it's not going to be 100% family friendly though. The first death shown is already quite graphic.


*** Flotsam and Jetsom get hit by a stray blast from the trident, and explode into tiny fragments of flesh, bone and eyes. [[PetTheDog And since Ursula actually loved them]], [[MamaBear this winds up pissing her off]].

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*** Flotsam and Jetsom Jetsam get hit by a stray blast from the trident, and explode into tiny fragments of flesh, bone and eyes. [[PetTheDog And since Ursula actually loved them]], [[MamaBear this winds up pissing her off]].



** In ''Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame'', [[spoiler:Judge Frollo]] falls to his death off of a crumbling gargoyle and into a pit of molten copper. It may be clouded by smoke, but it is certain that he died from the impact only to have his corpse immolated. Not to mention there are strong implications that this was the result of divine intervention. Of course, knowing how evil Frollo is, [[TropesAreTools it might not be so bad after all.]]

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** In ''Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame'', [[spoiler:Judge Frollo]] falls to his death off of a crumbling gargoyle and into a pit of molten copper. It may be clouded by smoke, but it is certain that he died from the impact only to have his corpse immolated. Not to mention there are strong implications that this was the result of divine intervention. Of course, knowing how evil Frollo is, [[TropesAreTools it might not be so bad after all.]]All in all, it's a fitting death for one of Disney's cruelest villains.


* ''WesternAnimation/TheLandBeforeTime'' has the villain Sharptooth die after he's hit by a falling boulder and knocked into a deep lake, where he's simultaneously drowned and crushed. Earlier on, Littlefoot's mother dies from a bite to the spine- on-screen (mostly shadows), but you can see the bite, see the wound, and Littlefoot and the viewer watch her die in agony.
-->'''Littlefoot:''' [[PleaseWakeUp Mother]]...''[[TearJerker mother?]]''

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheLandBeforeTime'' has the villain Sharptooth die after he's hit by a falling boulder and knocked into a deep lake, where he's simultaneously drowned and crushed. Earlier on, Littlefoot's mother dies from a bite to the spine- spine -- on-screen (mostly shadows), but you can see the bite, see the wound, and Littlefoot and the viewer watch her die in agony.
-->'''Littlefoot:''' [[PleaseWakeUp Mother]]... ''[[TearJerker mother?]]''


* In ''WesternAnimation/HelpImAFish'', Fly (a human turned into a fish) tricks [[BigBad the antagonist Joe (a fish)]] [[BatmanGambit into drinking a potion that turns him human]] in order to become more powerful...underwater. Drowning ensues, on-screen. The film just barely averts showing a genuine human drowning by having Joe undergoing some serious BodyHorror during the process, making him more of a MonstrousHumanoid when he finally dies- a result of him drinking a lot more of the potion than was necessary.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/HelpImAFish'', Fly (a Fly, a human turned into a fish) fish, tricks [[BigBad the antagonist Joe (a fish)]] [[BigBad Joe]], a fish, [[BatmanGambit into drinking a potion that turns him human]] in order to become more powerful...underwater. powerful and intelligent... [[FailedASpotCheck whilst they're both in a deep underwater tunnel.]] Drowning ensues, on-screen. on-screen and in real-time. The film just barely averts showing a genuine human drowning by having Joe undergoing some serious BodyHorror during the process, making him more of a MonstrousHumanoid when he finally dies- dies -- a result of him drinking a lot more of the potion than was necessary.



-->'''Joe:''' It. Becoooomes... HUUUMAAAAN!

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-->'''Joe:''' It. Becoooomes... HUUUMAAAAN!'''HUUUMAAAAN!'''



-->'''Joe:''' [[FailedASpotCheck OF COURSE NOT!]] [[KilledMidSentence I-]]
** Likewise, when the GeneralRipper [[TheDragon Crab]] is [[EatenAlive eaten alive]] ''on-screen'' by the Shark- complete with a SickeningCrunch, [[LudicrousGibs fragments of shell going all over as he's crushed between its jaws on the first bite]], before finally going limp in its mouth and being swallowed. He may have been a villain, but that was just ''grim''.

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-->'''Joe:''' [[FailedASpotCheck [[ExplainExplainOhCrap OF COURSE NOT!]] [[KilledMidSentence I-]]
I-]] (''he drowns'')
** Likewise, when the GeneralRipper [[TheDragon Crab]] is [[EatenAlive eaten alive]] ''on-screen'' by the Shark- Shark; complete with a SickeningCrunch, [[LudicrousGibs fragments of shell going all over as he's crushed between its jaws on the first bite]], before finally going limp in its mouth and being swallowed. He may have been a villain, but that was just ''grim''.


* In ''Film/CaptainAmericaTheFirstAvenger'' we get a rather graphic (and gory) shot of a HYDRA mook getting thrown into a airplane propeller. At least, it goes fast enough not to show any organs - just a [[PinkMist gigantic spray of blood]]. Still very unsettling though.
** The film establishes very early on that it's not going to be 100% family friendly though. The first death shown is quite graphic.

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* ''Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse'':
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In ''Film/CaptainAmericaTheFirstAvenger'' we get a rather graphic (and gory) shot of a HYDRA mook getting thrown into a airplane propeller. At least, it goes fast enough not to show any organs - just a [[PinkMist gigantic spray of blood]]. Still very unsettling though.
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though. The film establishes very early on that it's not going to be 100% family friendly though. The first death shown is already quite graphic.



** Film/AvengersInfinityWar takes it UpToEleven with [[spoiler:Loki's death. Thanos picks him up by the neck and begins to crush his windpipe. There's no GoryDiscretionShot either. It's completely onscreen. You see Loki's eyes bulge and [[BloodFromTheMouth blood come out of his mouth.]] And you hear the SickeningCrunch of his neck snapping.]] And this is all in the FIRST TEN MINUTES OF THE MOVIE! It gets worse later when [[spoiler:Thanos sacrifices his own adopted daughter Gamora in exchange for the soul stone. He hurls her off a cliff, and we are treated to a long shot of her lifeless body laying on the ground in a puddle of green AlienBlood.]] Not to mention [[spoiler:the infamous EpicFingerSnap. It may not have been painful for anyone, but it killed literally trillions of innocent people - maybe even more!]]

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** Film/AvengersInfinityWar takes it UpToEleven with [[spoiler:Loki's death. Thanos picks him up by the neck and begins to crush his windpipe. There's no GoryDiscretionShot either. It's completely onscreen. You see Loki's eyes bulge and [[BloodFromTheMouth become bloodshot and [[BloodFromEveryOrifice blood come out of his mouth.]] mouth and nose]]. And you hear the SickeningCrunch of his neck snapping.]] And this is all in the FIRST TEN MINUTES OF THE MOVIE! It gets worse later when [[spoiler:Thanos sacrifices his own adopted daughter Gamora in exchange for the soul stone. He hurls her off a cliff, and we are treated to a long shot of her lifeless body laying on the ground in a puddle of green AlienBlood.]] Not to mention [[spoiler:the infamous EpicFingerSnap. It may not have been painful for anyone, but it killed literally trillions of innocent people - maybe even more!]]


*** ''Disney/TheLionKingIISimbasPride'' had Nuka die by being trampled by logs because he wanted to show off to his mom, since he wanted her appreciation. Zira fell to her death after refusing help. In a deleted scene, she ''committed suicide''. The fan-base is divided on whether it was best to change it.

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*** ''Disney/TheLionKingIISimbasPride'' had Nuka die by being trampled crushed by logs because he wanted to show off to his mom, since he wanted her appreciation. Zira fell to her death after refusing help. In a deleted scene, she ''committed suicide''. The fan-base is divided on whether it was best to change it.


** Archibald Snatcher's death in ''WesternAnimation/TheBoxtrolls''. [[spoiler: He swells up into a grotesque monster made of cheese, and then he ''[[LudicrousGibs explodes]]'' [[KilledMidsentence mid-sentence]].]] It's [[DistantReactionShot only seen from a distance]], but still. Mr. Gristle's death is no better, being [[spoiler:''[[SquashedFlat pulverized]]'' by Snatcher's SpiderTank landing on top of him.]]]] And unlike most deaths on this page, theirs are almost entirely [[BlackComedy played as jokes]].

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** Archibald Snatcher's death in ''WesternAnimation/TheBoxtrolls''. [[spoiler: He swells up into a grotesque monster made of cheese, and then he ''[[LudicrousGibs explodes]]'' [[KilledMidsentence mid-sentence]].]] It's [[DistantReactionShot only seen from a distance]], but still. Mr. Gristle's death is no better, being [[spoiler:''[[SquashedFlat pulverized]]'' by Snatcher's SpiderTank landing on top of him.]]]] him]]. And unlike most deaths on this page, theirs are almost entirely [[BlackComedy played as jokes]].

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