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* UrbanLegend: Very loosely based on the tale of a couple at a MakeOutPoint when their car breaks down and the boyfriend goes to look for help, [[spoiler:but is murdered by an escaped lunatic and his corpse hung up above the car, his feet tapping against the hood]].



* UrbanLegend: Based on the urban legend where a young woman or girl is menaced by a killer [[spoiler:who kills her dog and hides under her bed, licking her hand all the while.]]

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* UrbanLegend: Based on the urban legend where a young woman or girl is menaced by a killer [[spoiler:who kills her dog and hides under her bed, licking her hand all the while.]]
while]].


* EvilCripple[=/=]TheGhost: Willy "The Hook."

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* EvilCripple[=/=]TheGhost: EvilCripple: Willy "The Hook."Hook", whose name derives from the fact that he has a hook in place of a hand, and is implied to be a vicious criminal.



* AdultFear: Possibly the creepiest segment, as a pedophile/child killer stalks a little girl while her parents aren't home.

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* AdultFear: Possibly the creepiest segment, as a pedophile/child killer stalks a little girl while her parents aren't home. And unlike the other segments, it's entirely feasible.



* CouldntFindAPen: True to the source material, [[spoiler:"Jessica" smears the titular message on Amanda's mirror in blood.]]



* SerialKiller: "Jessica" keeps videotapes of the children he's stalked, suggesting that he's killed several children before.

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* SerialKiller: "Jessica" keeps videotapes of the children he's stalked, suggesting and considering that he's killed several children before.he keeps a pair of garden shears handy, it seems pretty likely that he kills them.




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* UrbanLegend: Based on the urban legend where a young woman or girl is menaced by a killer [[spoiler:who kills her dog and hides under her bed, licking her hand all the while.]]


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* GainaxEnding: [[spoiler:Scott opens the locket, and sees an picture of himself alongside one of Heather. Then Heather's head falls off. It isn't ever made clear if it's an ancestor of his, or if he's a ghost himself.]]


* NightmareFuel: [[spoiler:The reveal of "Jessica" under Amanda's bed will keep you up for years.]]

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* NightmareFuel: [[spoiler:The reveal of "Jessica" under Amanda's bed will keep you up for years.]]


* CruelAndUnusualDeath: [[spoiler:Cole [[{{Jawbreaker has his jaw ripped off]]; Ricky is ripped open and left hanging by his ankle from a tree on top of the trailer.]]

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* CruelAndUnusualDeath: [[spoiler:Cole [[{{Jawbreaker [[{{Jawbreaker}} has his jaw ripped off]]; Ricky is ripped open and left hanging by his ankle from a tree on top of the trailer.]]


* CruelAndUnusualDeath: [[spoiler:Cole [[{{Jawbreaker has his jaw ripped off]]; Ricky is ripped open and left hanging by his ankle from a tree on top of the trailer.]]



* EvilIsBigger: The killer is a rather tall guy.
* {{Lunacy}}: Cole warns the newlyweds that "they" come out to hunt during full moon. And there is one tonight.

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* EvilIsBigger: The killer is a crow men are rather tall guy.
tall.
* HorrorDoesntSettleForSimpleTuesday: It's Ricky and Valerie's honeymoon.
* {{Lunacy}}: Cole warns the newlyweds that "they" come out to hunt during full moon. And there is one tonight.they do.




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* OurWerebeastsAreDifferent: The "crow men" are at least somewhat lycanthropic in nature, being flesh-eating humanoid monsters that come out to hunt human prey on full moons.


* BadMenAbuseAnimals: [[spoiler:"Jessica" kills Odin and leaves his corpse under Amanda's bed.]]

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* BadMenAbuseAnimals: BadPeopleAbuseAnimals: [[spoiler:"Jessica" kills Odin and leaves his corpse under Amanda's bed.]]



* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: The father's reaction to [[spoiler:murdering Heather and her lover.]]

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* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: The father's reaction almost verbatim to [[spoiler:murdering Heather and her lover.]]


* EvilCripple[=/=]TheGhost: Willy "The Hook."



* BadMenAbuseAnimals: [[spoiler:"Jessica" kills Odin and leaves his corpse under Amanda's bed.]]



* MsFanservice: The perpetually cleavage-baring Katherine is played by the gorgeous Devon Odessa.
* SerialKiller: "Jessica" keeps videotapes of the children he's stalked, suggesting that he's killed several children before.



* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: The father's reaction to [[spoiler:murdering Heather and her lover.]]



* TheVoiceless: Heather doesn't speak, and communicates with Scott by writing on a blackboard. [[spoiler:She is unable to speak because her father [[OffWithHisHead cut off her head]] in the past. Once Scott removes her locket, she can speak but her head then falls off right on front of him]].

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* TheVoiceless: Heather doesn't speak, and communicates with Scott by writing on a blackboard. [[spoiler:She is unable to speak because her father [[OffWithHisHead cut off her head]] in the past. Once Scott removes her locket, she can speak but her head then falls off right on in front of him]].



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* UrbanLegend: The story of the couple at MakeOutPoint and the hook-handed killer is a famous urban legend.

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* CuteMute: Heather can't talk, but Scott is stricken by her beauty.

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* AndYouWereThere: [[spoiler:The people in the campfire stories are based on people seen by Cliff before he died, such as a couple he almost ran off the road and the two paramedics.]]


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* AdultFear: Possibly the creepiest segment, as a pedophile/child killer stalks a little girl while her parents aren't home.


#"The Hook": The opening story. A couple tries to have sex in their car while a hook handed killer lurks around.



#"The Hook": A couple tries to have sex in their car while a hook handed killer lurks around.



#"People Can Lick Too": Amanda has to spend time alone at home with the family dog Odin, while some creep stalks her.

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#"People Can Lick Too": Little girl Amanda has to spend time alone at home with the family dog Odin, while some creep stalks her.

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A horror AnthologyFilm from 1997.

#"The Campfire": The wraparound story. Group of teens are stranded in the woods after their car crashes. As they make a camp for the night, they start telling [[GhostStory scary stories]] based on UrbanLegends to each other.
#"The Hook": A couple tries to have sex in their car while a hook handed killer lurks around.
#"The Honeymoon": Two newlyweds decide to spend a night in the woods in their RV. Big mistake.
#"People Can Lick Too": Amanda has to spend time alone at home with the family dog Odin, while some creep stalks her.
#"The Locket": A guy driving across the country has to spend a night in a strange house after his motorcycle breaks down.

!!"The Campfire"
* AbandonedArea: The cast find a decrepit church in the woods, and decide to camp there for the night.
* TheReveal: [[spoiler:The TwistEnding reveals that most of the campers [[DeadAllAlong actually died]] in [[OffscreenCrash the car crash]]. The not-so-dead Cliff learns the truth and sheds a SingleTear just before he {{Flatline}}s]].
* TheStinger: There's a scene in the middle of the credits with [[spoiler:a car driven by a hook handed man arriving on the crash site. It is the same hook and the car from the opening segment]].

!!"The Hook"
* AllInTheEyes: The rear mirror does this effect on Eddie and Jenny when they look around them.
* AutoErotica: Eddie and Jenny are trying to make out in their car, but the girl keeps seeing something in the dark.
* DeliberatelyMonochrome: It's all in black and white.
* HookHand: After driving to burger joint, Eddie finds the killer's detached hook hand hanging on to his car door.

!!"The Honeymoon"
* DontGoInTheWoods: Staying in the woods spells doom, since something hunts for people there.
* EvilIsBigger: The killer is a rather tall guy.
* {{Lunacy}}: Cole warns the newlyweds that "they" come out to hunt during full moon. And there is one tonight.
* NoPartyLikeADonnerParty: Ricky wants to go check the Clayton's Cavern, where a bunch of pioneers had to resort to cannibalism to survive. Valerie convinces him to have sex instead.

!!"People Can Lick Too"
* {{GIRL}}: "Jessica", whom Amanda has been chatting with in the internet is actually a man, who now knows that she is alone for the night.
* HorrorDoesntSettleForSimpleTuesday: Amanda's 12th birthday is tomorrow.
* ShearMenace: "Jessica" picks up a pair of old garden shears from the backyard bushes as he stalks Amanda's home.

!!"The Locket"
* AnAxeToGrind: The ghost father grabs an axe to attack Scott.
* HauntedHouse: Heather's home is haunted by ghosts.
* LivingMemory: The father's ghost repeats the events of him murdering his family. If someone else is present while he does it, they are in danger too.
* TheReveal: [[spoiler:Heather has been DeadAllAlong]].
* TheVoiceless: Heather doesn't speak, and communicates with Scott by writing on a blackboard. [[spoiler:She is unable to speak because her father [[OffWithHisHead cut off her head]] in the past. Once Scott removes her locket, she can speak but her head then falls off right on front of him]].

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