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* ArtificialHybrid: A particularly vomit-inducing example, where TheVirus causes the protagonist to undergo a slow and stomach-churning transformation.



%% {{Jerkass}}: Jill, even before TheReveal.
* MandatoryMotherhood: Casey's fiancé and her soon-to-be mother-in-law repeatedly attempt to pressure her into starting a family.

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%% * {{Jerkass}}: Jill, even before TheReveal.
TheReveal, is presented as this.
* MandatoryMotherhood: Casey's fiancé and her soon-to-be mother-in-law repeatedly attempt to pressure her into starting a family. family.
* MonstrousHumanoid: Casey as her transformation progresses.


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* SlowTransformation: Casey's transformation into a MonstrousHumanoid.


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* TheVirus: Casey's transformation begins due to a bug bite, [[spoiler:and she lays eggs which spawns more insects and escape. It's implied the spawned bugs will cause each human they bite to suffer the same fate as Casey]].


* YourCheatingHeart: [[spoiler:It is eventually revealed that Jared cheated on Casey with Jill.]]


* AllWebbedUp: [[spoiler:When Jill is held captive, she is tied to a chair by Casey's organic wedding. After accidentally murdering Kirsten, her corpse is webbed up in Casey's bedroom.]]

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* AllWebbedUp: [[spoiler:When Jill is held captive, she is tied to a chair by Casey's organic wedding.webbing. After accidentally murdering Kirsten, her corpse is webbed up in Casey's bedroom.]]

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* VirusVictimSymptoms: The bug bite first makes Casey sick, pale, and unable to keep solid food down, but eventually she becomes aggressive and territorial, redecorating her apartment with sheets of resin and a layer of gelatinous eggs, and eventually attacking and killing people, focusing on those who have caused her the most problems throughout the movie.


* PetTheDog: Despite being a horrible {{jerkass}} towards Casey, Jill still makes a genuine effort to reach out to her and help her deal with her situation once she's infected.
** Jill's behavior could have been more of an attempt to assuage Casey for mercy since [[spoiler:Jill had already tried to seduce Jared and had not shown any desire to help Casey before being held captive.]]

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* PetTheDog: Despite being a horrible {{jerkass}} towards Casey, Jill still makes a genuine effort to reach out to her and help her deal with her situation once she's infected.
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infected. That said, Jill's behavior could have been more of an attempt to assuage Casey for mercy since [[spoiler:Jill had already tried to seduce Jared and had not shown any desire to help Casey before being held captive.]]



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* AllWebbedUp: [[spoiler:When Jill is held captive, she is tied to a chair by Casey's organic wedding. After accidentally murdering Kirsten, her corpse is webbed up in Casey's bedroom.]]


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* CobwebJungle: Casey's apartment becomes this as her transformation progresses. [[spoiler: When the hazmat people find Jared, there is a cobweb structure around his body.]]


* MandatoryMotherhood: Casey's fiancé and her soon-to-be mother-in-law repeatedly attempt to pressure her into starting a large family despite her being infertile.

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* MandatoryMotherhood: Casey's fiancé and her soon-to-be mother-in-law repeatedly attempt to pressure her into starting a large family despite her being infertile.family.



* NightmareSequence: Casey has one where she sees herself giving birth to insect eggs as her friends and family members chant, "Babies! Babies!" before proceeding to eat the eggs.

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* NightmareSequence: Casey has one where she sees herself giving birth to insect eggs as her friends and family members chant, "Babies! Babies!" before proceeding to eat stomp on the eggs.eggs.



* RapeAsDrama: Casey wakes up on the beach without her clothes or her engagement ring during the trip, thinking that one of the guys she met there must have assaulted her. While it's not actually referred to as sexual assault, it pretty clear that's exactly what it is. [[spoiler:We later learn that her best friend Jill allowed her to be raped and took her engagement ring in order to hide her dalliances with Jared.]]

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**Jill's behavior could have been more of an attempt to assuage Casey for mercy since [[spoiler:Jill had already tried to seduce Jared and had not shown any desire to help Casey before being held captive.]]
* RapeAsDrama: Casey wakes up on the beach without her clothes or her engagement ring during the trip, thinking that one of the guys she met there must have assaulted her. While it's not actually referred to as sexual assault, it pretty clear that's exactly what it is. [[spoiler:We later learn that her best friend Jill allowed her to be raped and took her engagement ring in order a ploy to hide her dalliances with seduce Jared.]]


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%% NightmareSequence* NightmareSequence: Casey has one where she sees herself giving birth to insect eggs as her friends and family members chant, "Babies! Babies!" before proceeding to eat the eggs.


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%% WithFriendsLikeThese* WithFriendsLikeThese: Jill is just the worst friend possible for Casey, or anyone for that matter.

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%% NightmareSequence

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* PetTheDog: Despite being a horrible {{jerkass}} towards Casey, Jill still makes a genuine effort to reach out to her and help her deal with her situation once she's infected.


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%% WithFriendsLikeThese


* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds: Casey. As if getting infected with a mutagenic virus and turned into a bug wasn't bad enough, her best friend betrays her and her fiancé cheats on her with said friend. It's no surprise therefore that she eventually [[spoiler:rips the former's throat out and stings the latter several times before finally dying]].

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* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds: Casey. As if getting infected with a mutagenic virus and turned into a bug wasn't bad enough, her best friend betrays her and her fiancé cheats [[spoiler:cheats on her with said friend.friend]]. It's no surprise therefore that she eventually [[spoiler:rips the former's throat out and stings the latter several times before finally dying]].

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%% {{Jerkass}}: Jill, even before TheReveal.


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* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds: Casey. As if getting infected with a mutagenic virus and turned into a bug wasn't bad enough, her best friend betrays her and her fiancé cheats on her with said friend. It's no surprise therefore that she eventually [[spoiler:rips the former's throat out and stings the latter several times before finally dying]].

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* ArtShift: The scenes of Casey's honeymoon at the start of the film, including the fateful bug bite, are presented as [[FoundFootageFilms "found footage"]] but the rest of the film employs a more conventional narrative.

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