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* SerialRapist: The major reveal in the film [[spoiler:is that Doug and Sheriff Ryan were a duo of serial rapists/killers who kidnapped numerous women to molest them repeatedly and force them to do whatever they wanted.]]

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* SerialRapist: SerialRapist / SerialKiller: The major reveal in the film [[spoiler:is that Doug and Sheriff Ryan were a duo of serial rapists/killers who kidnapped numerous women to molest them repeatedly and force them to do whatever they wanted.]]


* CassandraTruth: [[spoiler:Miranda may have killed her husband, but she wasn't crazy; she was [[DemonicPossession possessed]].]]

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* CassandraTruth: CassandraTruth:
** Chloe tells Miranda she is being raped by "the Devil". Miranda naturally thinks this is a delusion (although still based on really being raped by her stepfather in the past). However, it turns out that "the Devil" is her term for a very real man she's being raped by. Miranda later apologizes for not believing Chloe.
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[[spoiler:Miranda may have killed her husband, but she wasn't crazy; she was [[DemonicPossession possessed]].]]


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* ISeeDeadPeople: Miranda starts seeing visions of a young woman early on who's later revealed to be dead (a murder victim). Initially she thinks they're hallucinations. Eventually however it turns out to be real. [[spoiler:The ending shows that she now sees ghosts of those who died violently all over, with the implication that she'll help them find closure like she'd done with the first.]]


* ArcWords: "Not alone".

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* ArcWords: ArcWords:
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"Not alone".



* ArtisticLicenseLaw: The end of the film shows that [[spoiler: both Miranda and Chloe are free, despite Chloe murdering her stepfather and Miranda murdering her husband ''and'' the local police chief. Even if their targets were [[AssholeVictim assholes]], the courts '''''really''''' frown on Vigilante justice]].



* {{Fanservice}}: [[Creator/HalleBerry Miranda]] swimming is as sexy as you think it is.
* FanDisservice: On the other hand, Miranda spends her time in the penitentiary wearing loose shirts that show her belly when she does so much as lift her hands, but considering her condition, it's not as titillating as one might think.

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* {{Fanservice}}: [[Creator/HalleBerry Miranda]] swimming is as sexy as you think it is.
* FanDisservice: On the other hand,
FanDisservice:
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Miranda spends her time in the penitentiary wearing loose shirts that show her belly when she does so much as lift her hands, but considering her condition, it's not as titillating as one might think.



* HollywoodLaw: The end of the film shows that [[spoiler: both Miranda and Chloe are free, despite Chloe murdering her stepfather and Miranda murdering her husband ''and'' the local police chief. Even if their targets were [[AssholeVictim assholes]], the courts '''''really''''' frown on vigilante justice]].



* {{Motifs}}: Flames. [[spoiler:The flames aren't literal, though. It's part of the Anima Sola, A.K.A the Woman in Purgatory, i.e. those who were wronged in life. It's {{foreshadowing}} the fact that the victims were murdered, not suicidal.]]

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* {{Motifs}}: {{Motifs}}:
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Flames. [[spoiler:The flames aren't literal, though. It's part of the Anima Sola, A.K.A the Woman in Purgatory, i.e. those who were wronged in life. It's {{foreshadowing}} the fact that the victims were murdered, not suicidal.]]


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* MsFanservice: [[Creator/HalleBerry Miranda]] swimming is as sexy as you think it is.


[[AssholeVictim assholes]], the courts '''''really''''' frown on Vigilante justice]].


* ArtisticLicenseLaw: The end of the film shows that [[spoiler: both Miranda and Chloe are free, despite Chloe murdering her stepfather and Miranda murdering her husband ''and'' the local police chief. Even if their targets were [[AssholeVictim assholes]], the courts '''''really''''' frown on Vigilante justice]]. ''and'' the local police chief.

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* ArtisticLicenseLaw: The end of the film shows that [[spoiler: both Miranda and Chloe are free, despite Chloe murdering her stepfather and Miranda murdering her husband ''and'' the local police chief. Even if their targets were [[AssholeVictim assholes]], the courts '''''really''''' frown on Vigilante justice]]. ''and'' the local police chief.


* ArtisticLicensePharmacology: [[spoiler: The 40mg Ativan (or lorazepam, as the generic name for the extremely widely used benzodiazepine anti-anxiety drug and muscle relaxer is so-named) dose given to Miranda when she first awakens in her isolation cell is colossally high. A starting dose for a female her size would begin at a single milligram, and for sedation purposes a clinician might administer 2-4mg at most to sedate her, likely causing her to involuntarily sleep in the process. 40mg could potentially cause a coma, especially when combined with the Haldol (haloperidol, an antipsychotic and sedative) they had her on. At the very least it’d be another few days before she was lucid and/or conscious again.]]

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* ArtisticLicensePharmacology: [[spoiler: The 40mg Ativan (or lorazepam, as the generic name for the extremely widely used benzodiazepine anti-anxiety drug and muscle relaxer is so-named) dose given to Miranda when she first awakens in her isolation cell is colossally high. A starting dose for a female her size would begin at a single milligram, and for sedation purposes a clinician might administer 2-4mg at most to sedate her, likely causing her to involuntarily sleep in the process. 40mg could potentially cause a coma, especially when combined with the Haldol (haloperidol, an antipsychotic and sedative) they had her on. At the very least least, it’d be another few days before she was lucid and/or conscious again.]]


* ArtisticLicenseLaw: The end of the film shows that [[spoiler: both Miranda and Chloe are free, despite Chloe murdering her stepfather and Miranda murdering her husband ''and'' the local police chief. Even if their targets were [[AssholeVictim assholes]], the courts '''''really''''' frown on Vigilante justice]].

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* ArtisticLicenseLaw: The end of the film shows that [[spoiler: both Miranda and Chloe are free, despite Chloe murdering her stepfather and Miranda murdering her husband ''and'' the local police chief. Even if their targets were [[AssholeVictim assholes]], the courts '''''really''''' frown on Vigilante justice]]. ''and'' the local police chief.
* ArtisticLicensePharmacology: [[spoiler: The 40mg Ativan (or lorazepam, as the generic name for the extremely widely used benzodiazepine anti-anxiety drug and muscle relaxer is so-named) dose given to Miranda when she first awakens in her isolation cell is colossally high. A starting dose for a female her size would begin at a single milligram, and for sedation purposes a clinician might administer 2-4mg at most to sedate her, likely causing her to involuntarily sleep in the process. 40mg could potentially cause a coma, especially when combined with the Haldol (haloperidol, an antipsychotic and sedative) they had her on. At the very least it’d be another few days before she was lucid and/or conscious again.]]
[[AssholeVictim assholes]], the courts '''''really''''' frown on Vigilante justice]].

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* ITakeOffenseToThatLastOne: [[spoiler: Ryan meekly concedes he fits Miranda’s hypothetical eval of the killer (which includes such unflattering items as a fully acted upon OedipusComplex and use of sexual violence against women to [[ArmoredClosetGay try to repress possible homosexual inclinations]]) to a T. Except for torturing animals for fun as a kid. [[EveryoneHasStandards He snarls with genuine anger]] as he denies that.]]


* ArtisticLicenseLaw: The end of the film shows that [[spoiler: both Miranda and Chloe are free, despite Chloe murdering her stepfather and Miranda murdering her husband ''and'' the local police chief]].

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* ArtisticLicenseLaw: The end of the film shows that [[spoiler: both Miranda and Chloe are free, despite Chloe murdering her stepfather and Miranda murdering her husband ''and'' the local police chief]].chief. Even if their targets were [[AssholeVictim assholes]], the courts '''''really''''' frown on Vigilante justice]].

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* ArtisticLicenseLaw: The end of the film shows that [[spoiler: both Miranda and Chloe are free, despite Chloe murdering her stepfather and Miranda murdering her husband ''and'' the local police chief]].


Creator/HalleBerry plays Dr. Miranda Grey, a psychiatrist in a women's mental hospital who wakes up one day to find herself on the other side of the bars, accused of having murdered her husband and boss Doug, and with an ominous gap in her memory from when it allegedly happened. To make matters [[FromBadToWorse worse]], she is also being tormented by [[ISeeDeadPeople visions]] of a mutilated young woman and the message 'Not Alone' repeated in her life. Notable for a strong but under-used supporting cast, including Creator/RobertDowneyJr, Creator/PenelopeCruz, Charles S Dutton and Bernard Hill.

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Creator/HalleBerry plays Dr. Miranda Grey, a psychiatrist in a women's mental hospital who wakes up one day to find herself on the other side of the bars, accused of having murdered her husband and boss husband/boss Doug, and with an ominous gap in her memory from when it allegedly happened. To make matters [[FromBadToWorse worse]], she is also being tormented by [[ISeeDeadPeople visions]] of a mutilated young woman and the message 'Not Alone' repeated in her life. Notable for a strong but under-used supporting cast, including Creator/RobertDowneyJr, Creator/PenelopeCruz, Charles S Dutton S. Dutton, and Bernard Hill.
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* AloneWithThePsycho: [[spoiler: At the climax, when Miranda realizes that Ryan is Doug's accomplice.]]

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* AloneWithThePsycho: [[spoiler: At [[spoiler:At the climax, when Miranda realizes that Sheriff Ryan is Doug's accomplice.]]



** Also, "I'm your God". [[spoiler: Becomes a FridgeHorror when you realize that Doug is previously heard saying it to Miranda early in the film.]]
* AssholeVictim: [[spoiler:Turns out Doug and Ryan are this when they meet their ends.]]
* AxCrazy: [[spoiler: Miranda temporarily becomes so when posessed by a vengeful ghost.]]
* AnAxeToGrind: [[spoiler: The ghost has one with Doug.]]
* BadPeopleAbuseAnimals: DiscussedTrope when Dr. Miranda Grey explains her theory about the killer's [[spoiler:accomplice's]] origins with the sheriff, which as a budding serial killer probably included torturing animals from a young age onwards. [[spoiler:Then subverted when the sheriff reveals in a WhamLine that he never did enjoy it.]]
* BewareOfHitchhikingGhosts: One of the earlier encounters with the ghost fits this trope.
* BigBad: [[spoiler: Ryan.]]
* BloodBath: [[spoiler: Miranda is revealed to bathe herself in Doug's blood after killing him.]]
* CassandraTruth: [[spoiler: Miranda may have killed her husband, but she wasn't crazy; she was possessed.]]
* ChekhovsGun: Willow Creek. Said in passing by Doug early, but is visited by Miranda late to the film, where [[spoiler: she finds out about Doug's kidnapping and raping of numerous young women.]]
* ChekhovsHobby: Miranda's hobby is swimming and is shown doing 55 turns early in the film. [[spoiler: She puts her skill in good use while avoiding the security guards.]]
* CuckooNest
* DirtyCop: [[spoiler:Ryan.]]

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** Also, "I'm your God". [[spoiler: Becomes a [[spoiler:Becomes FridgeHorror when you realize that Doug is previously heard saying it to Miranda early in the film.]]
* AssholeVictim: [[spoiler:Turns out Doug and Sheriff Ryan are this when they meet their ends.]]
* AxCrazy: [[spoiler: Miranda [[spoiler:Miranda temporarily becomes so when posessed possessed by a vengeful Rachel's ghost.]]
* AnAxeToGrind: [[spoiler: The ghost [[spoiler:Rachel has one with Doug.]]
* BadPeopleAbuseAnimals: DiscussedTrope when Dr. Miranda Grey explains her theory about the killer's [[spoiler:accomplice's]] origins with the sheriff, Sheriff Ryan, which as a budding serial killer probably included torturing animals from a young age onwards. [[spoiler:Then subverted when the sheriff Ryan [[WhamLine reveals in a WhamLine that he never did enjoy it.it]].]]
* BewareOfHitchhikingGhosts: One of the earlier encounters Miranda's first encounter with the ghost fits this trope.
Rachel's ghost.
* BigBad: [[spoiler: Ryan.[[spoiler:Sheriff Ryan turns out to be the main antagonist.]]
* BloodBath: [[spoiler: Miranda [[spoiler:Miranda is revealed to bathe have bathed herself in Doug's blood after killing him.him while possessed by Rachel.]]
* CassandraTruth: [[spoiler: Miranda [[spoiler:Miranda may have killed her husband, but she wasn't crazy; she was possessed.[[DemonicPossession possessed]].]]
* ChekhovsGun: Willow Creek. Said Creek is mentioned in passing by Doug early, early in the film, but is visited by Miranda late to the film, where [[spoiler: later on. [[spoiler:There, she finds out about Doug's kidnapping and raping of numerous young women.]]
* ChekhovsHobby: Miranda's hobby is swimming Miranda likes to swim and she is shown doing 55 turns early in the film. [[spoiler: She [[spoiler:She puts her skill in good use while avoiding the security guards.guards during her second escape attempt.]]
* %%* CuckooNest
* DirtyCop: [[spoiler:Ryan.[[spoiler:Sheriff Ryan is revealed to be Doug's accomplice.]]



* DontThinkFeel: Miranda's strict dedication to logic is criticized by Chloe, who states that she is as good as dead if she does not follow her heart. [[spoiler: Chloe's right, she needs to forgo logic if she wants to see the supernatural.]]
* EeriePaleSkinnedBrunette: Chloe, thanks to years of spending time in the penitentiary. [[spoiler: Turns into RavenHairIvorySkin in the epilogue, where, after being released and allowed to enjoy the world, she becomes a fully-unblemished Creator/PenelopeCruz.]]
* EurekaMoment: Miranda remembers about Willow Creek when she looks up at her old photos with Doug and recalls that Doug's last word to her was also that place.
* {{Fanservice}}: Creator/HalleBerry as Miranda swimming is as sexy as you think it is.

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* DontThinkFeel: Miranda's [[TheSpock strict dedication to logic logic]] is criticized by Chloe, who states that she is as good as dead if she does not follow her heart. [[spoiler: Chloe's right, she [[spoiler:Chloe's right; Miranda needs to forgo logic if she wants to see the supernatural.]]
* EeriePaleSkinnedBrunette: Chloe, thanks to years of spending time in the penitentiary. [[spoiler: Turns [[spoiler:Turns into RavenHairIvorySkin in the epilogue, epilogue where, after being released and allowed to enjoy the world, she becomes a fully-unblemished Creator/PenelopeCruz.]]
* EurekaMoment: Miranda remembers about Willow Creek when she looks up at her old photos with Doug and recalls that Doug's last word to her was also that place.
* {{Fanservice}}: Creator/HalleBerry as Miranda [[Creator/HalleBerry Miranda]] swimming is as sexy as you think it is.



** [[spoiler: Ryan goes shirtless during the climax to show the Anima Sola tattos on his back and chest, but do ''you'' want to see [[FatBastard him]] shirtless?]]
* FatBastard: [[spoiler: Both Doug and Ryan.]]
* FreudianExcuse: After the serial killing rapist is unveiled, Dr. Grey speculates that the killer[[spoiler:'s accomplice]] grew up with an absent father and an over-dependent relationship with his mother which turned into sexual desire, got pleasure from torturing small animals as a kid, and is confused about his sexuality as an adult. [[spoiler:Sheriff Ryan only disputes the part that he enjoyed killing animals.]]
* GetOutOfJailFreeCard: [[spoiler: Miranda Grey DID murder her husband, at least by your average legal definition. And a cop. She gets pretty much let off at the end, and while it's not without justifications and the Sheriff was killed in self-defence, she still must have had one HELL of a lawyer.]]
* GhostlyGoals: [[spoiler:The ghost wants [[RoaringRampageOfRevenge revenge]]...[[AwfulTruth and justice for her rape and murder]]. So she killed Doug using his wife's body, then led Miranda to find out about Doug's atrocities, saving another girl, and revealing her circumstances to her family. Then she [[WhyDontYouJustShootHim killed the doctor's accomplice]]]].
* GirlsBehindBars: Notably averted. There is a ShowerScene with dozens of women, but thanks mostly to the lighting and a complete lack of makeup, the older, average-looking women heavily outweigh even Halle Berry's sexiness. In the prison scenes, all the convicts, right down to the lovely Penelope Cruz, appear pasty and drab.
* AGodAmI: A ''particularly'' creepy example shows up when Miranda discovers [[spoiler:the torture dungeon that Doug used to rape and kill his female victims in. As she watches one of the videotapes that he shot in which he just finished molesting another woman, he walks up to the camera, adjusts his tie and states "It's good to be God. I love you." Near the end, Sheriff Ryan (Doug's friend and accomplice in his rape/molestation/murder of young women) reveals that they shared the sentiment, saying "We were their God."]]
* GreaterScopeVillain: [[spoiler: Doug is this. He masterminded the kidnappings, rapings, and killings, while Ryan just mostly tagged along. However, Rachel is able to possess Miranda and kill him near the start of the film, so the BigBad status is relegated to Ryan.]]

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** [[spoiler: [[spoiler:Sheriff Ryan goes shirtless during the climax to show the Anima Sola tattos tattoos on his back and chest, but do ''you'' want to see [[FatBastard him]] ''[[FatBastard him]]'' shirtless?]]
* FatBastard: [[spoiler: Both [[spoiler:Both Doug and Ryan.Sheriff Ryan are pauchy guys who turn out to be rotten to the core.]]
* FreudianExcuse: After the serial killing serial-killing rapist is unveiled, Dr. Grey Miranda speculates that the killer[[spoiler:'s accomplice]] grew up with an absent father and developed an over-dependent relationship with his mother which turned into sexual desire, got pleasure from torturing small animals as a kid, and is confused about his sexuality as an adult. [[spoiler:Sheriff Ryan only disputes the part that he enjoyed killing animals.]]
* GetOutOfJailFreeCard: [[spoiler: Miranda Grey [[spoiler:Miranda DID murder her husband, at least by your average legal definition. And a cop. She gets pretty much let off at the end, and while it's not without justifications and the Sheriff sheriff was killed in self-defence, self-defense, she still must have had one HELL of a lawyer.]]
* GhostlyGoals: [[spoiler:The [[spoiler:Rachel's ghost wants [[RoaringRampageOfRevenge revenge]]...[[AwfulTruth and justice for her rape and murder]]. So she killed Doug using his wife's body, then led Miranda to find out about Doug's atrocities, saving another girl, and revealing her circumstances to her family. Then she [[WhyDontYouJustShootHim killed the doctor's accomplice]]]].
Doug's accomplice Sheriff Ryan]]]].
* GirlsBehindBars: Notably averted. [[AvertedTrope averted]]. There is a ShowerScene with dozens of women, but thanks mostly to the lighting and a complete lack of makeup, the older, average-looking women heavily outweigh even Halle Berry's Creator/HalleBerry's sexiness. In the prison scenes, all the convicts, right down to the lovely Penelope Cruz, Creator/PenelopeCruz, appear pasty and drab.
* AGodAmI: A ''particularly'' creepy example shows up when Miranda discovers [[spoiler:the torture dungeon that Doug used to rape and kill his female victims in. As she watches one of the videotapes that he shot in which he just finished molesting another woman, he walks up to the camera, adjusts his tie tie, and states "It's good to be God. I love you." Near the end, Sheriff Ryan (Doug's Ryan, Doug's friend and accomplice in his rape/molestation/murder of young women) women, reveals that they shared the sentiment, saying "We were their God.god."]]
* GreaterScopeVillain: [[spoiler: Doug is this. He [[spoiler:Doug masterminded the kidnappings, rapings, and killings, while Sheriff Ryan just mostly tagged along. However, Rachel is able to possess Miranda and kill him Doug near the start of the film, so the BigBad status is relegated to Ryan.]]



* HiddenDepths: Chloe is much more sentimental than what she appears to be. Particularly when she converses with Miranda in the park, which is quite a bit TearJerker since no one except Miranda believes her. [[spoiler: She even befriends Miranda after the crime is exposed, showing that she ''is'' a reasonable person and not at all insane.]]
--> '''Chloe''': He may take my body, but he will never take my heart.
* LovecraftCountry: Set in and around New England. The penitentiary is built somewhere in rural Connecticut, while Willow Creek is located in Rhode Island. The epilogue is set in NYC. Downplayed, though, since, while there is something supernatural going on, [[spoiler: it's helping the protagonist.]]
* {{Motifs}}: Flames. [[spoiler: The flames aren't literal, though. It's part of the Anima Sola, A.K.A the Woman in Purgatory, i.e. those who were wronged in life. It's foreshadowing the fact that the victims were murdered, not suicidal.]]
** Water. [[spoiler: Miranda's hobby is swimming (which she puts into use later on) and she first meets Rachel's ghost during a torrential rain. She also meets with her again during a particularly freakish scene in the shower.]]
* NightmareSequence: [[spoiler:Miranda uses this twice to explain some paranormal encounters]]. Once in the beginning and once again in the containment cell.
* PsychoPsychologist: [[spoiler:It turns out that Doug used his position as the head of a mental institution for women to allow himself and his partner-in-crime to rape several of the patients.]]

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* HiddenDepths: Chloe is much more sentimental than what she appears to be. Particularly when she converses with Miranda in the park, which is quite a bit TearJerker since no one except Miranda believes her. [[spoiler: She [[spoiler:She even befriends Miranda after the crime is exposed, showing that she ''is'' a reasonable person and not at all insane.]]
--> '''Chloe''': '''Chloe:''' He may take my body, but he will never take my heart.
* LovecraftCountry: Set in and around New England. The penitentiary is built somewhere in rural Connecticut, while Willow Creek is located in Rhode Island. The epilogue is set in NYC. Downplayed, though, since, while there is something supernatural going on, [[spoiler: it's [[spoiler:it's helping the protagonist.]]
protagonist]].
* {{Motifs}}: Flames. [[spoiler: The [[spoiler:The flames aren't literal, though. It's part of the Anima Sola, A.K.A the Woman in Purgatory, i.e. those who were wronged in life. It's foreshadowing {{foreshadowing}} the fact that the victims were murdered, not suicidal.]]
** Water. [[spoiler: Miranda's [[spoiler:Miranda's hobby is swimming (which she puts into use later on) and she first meets Rachel's ghost during a torrential rain. She also meets with her again during a particularly freakish scene in the shower.]]
* NightmareSequence: [[spoiler:Miranda uses this twice to explain some paranormal encounters]]. Once encounters]], once in the beginning and once again in the containment cell.
* PsychoPsychologist: [[spoiler:It turns out that Doug used his position as the head of a mental institution for women to allow himself and his partner-in-crime Sheriff Ryan to rape several of the patients.]]



* ReturningToTheScene: Discussed and defied when someone asks one of the killers why he didn't go back to the crime scene to remove evidence once his partner in crime was out of the picture. He responds that this is the fastest way to get caught and it's smarter to "let the dust settle". [[spoiler:Of course, as the town's sheriff he should know this.]]

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* ReturningToTheScene: Discussed and defied when someone asks one of the killers why he didn't go back to the crime scene to remove evidence once his partner in crime partner-in-crime was out of the picture. He responds that this is the fastest way to get caught and it's smarter to "let the dust settle". [[spoiler:Of course, as the town's sheriff sheriff, he should know this.]]



* SurprisinglyHappyEnding: Very surprising for a DCE film. [[spoiler: It looks like Miranda is once again going to be a Cassandra, even after discovering some evidence in Willow Creek that leads to her husband being stamped a rapist. However, she manages to uncover the second rapist at the last minute: Ryan, and, with the help of Rachel's ghost, kills him. This time, everyone else believes her (thanks to Pete researching the tattoo) and she is cleared of all charges and is implied to recover her job again. This evidence even frees Chloe from the penitentiary, and she and Miranda become good friends in the ending.]]
* ThroughTheEyesOfMadness: [[spoiler: You can only see ghosts if you don't follow logic all the time.]]

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* SurprisinglyHappyEnding: Very surprising for a DCE film. [[spoiler: It [[spoiler:It looks like Miranda is once again going to be a Cassandra, even after discovering some evidence in Willow Creek that leads to her husband being stamped a rapist. However, she manages to uncover the second rapist rapist, Sheriff Ryan, at the last minute: Ryan, minute and, with the help of Rachel's ghost, kills him. This time, everyone else believes her (thanks to Pete researching the tattoo) and she is cleared of all charges and is implied to recover her job again. This evidence even frees Chloe from the penitentiary, and she and Miranda become good friends in the ending.]]
* ThroughTheEyesOfMadness: [[spoiler: You [[spoiler:You can only see ghosts if you don't follow logic all the time.]]



* UnnaturallyBlueLighting: The whole film seems to be filmed behind a blue lens. The only scenes where a shade of blue is not prominent is the scenes at the Grey's home and the Willow Creek, [[spoiler: both of which are where Miranda manages to fully recover her memories and eventually finds out Doug's role in the killings.]]
* VigilanteExecution: [[spoiler:Considering the true colors of Doug coming to light, it turns out Rachel possessing Miranda to kill him turns out to be this as well as a RoaringRampageOfRevenge to avenge her death at the hands of her killer Doug. This is likely the reason why Miranda was later released from the asylum at the end due to her crime being an act of justifiable vigilantism.]]
* VillainousFriendship: The serial killer/rapist is eventually revealed to have had an accomplice. [[spoiler:After Sheriff Ryan is revealed as Doug's accomplice, he states that he helped Doug out with his first kill because they were friends, and since then they have been destroying countless lives for their depraved gratification. Ryan goes on a rampage against Miranda as revenge for killing Doug (she was possessed by the ghost of one of the victims).]]
* WhamLine: After Dr. Grey speculates about the psychological profile of a culprit trying to cover his tracks, this line by [[spoiler:Doug's accomplice]] leaves zero doubt about the culprit's true nature and that Miranda's life is in danger.
-->'''[[spoiler:Sheriff Ryan]]:''' [[spoiler:Well you're right. I do fit the profile. Long-time friend of Doug's, access to the prison. '''I never did get a kick out of torturing animals, though.''']]

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* UnnaturallyBlueLighting: The whole film seems to be filmed behind a blue lens. The only scenes where a shade of blue is not prominent is the scenes at the Grey's Greys' home and the Willow Creek, [[spoiler: both [[spoiler:both of which are where Miranda manages to fully recover her memories and eventually finds out Doug's role in the killings.]]
killings]].
* VigilanteExecution: [[spoiler:Considering the true colors of Doug coming to light, it turns out Rachel possessing Miranda to kill him turns out to be this as well as a RoaringRampageOfRevenge to avenge her death at the hands of her killer Doug.Doug's hands. This is likely the reason why Miranda was later released from the asylum at the end due to her crime being an act of justifiable vigilantism.]]
* VillainousFriendship: The serial killer/rapist is eventually revealed to have had an accomplice. [[spoiler:After Sheriff Ryan is revealed as Doug's accomplice, he states that he helped Doug out with his first kill because they were friends, and since then then, they have been destroying countless lives for their depraved gratification. Ryan goes on a rampage against Miranda as revenge for killing Doug (she was possessed by the ghost of Rachel, one of the victims).]]
* WhamLine: After Dr. Grey Miranda speculates about the psychological profile of a culprit trying to cover his tracks, this line by [[spoiler:Doug's accomplice]] accomplice, Sheriff Ryan,]] leaves zero doubt about the culprit's true nature and that Miranda's life is in danger.
-->'''[[spoiler:Sheriff Ryan]]:''' [[spoiler:Well [[spoiler:Well, you're right. I do fit the profile. Long-time friend of Doug's, access to the prison. '''I never did get a kick out of torturing animals, though.''']]


Creator/HalleBerry plays Dr. Miranda Grey, a psychiatrist in a women's mental hospital who wakes up one day to find herself on the other side of the bars, accused of having murdered her husband and boss Doug. To make matters [[FromBadToWorse worse]], she is also being tormented by [[ISeeDeadPeople visions]] of a mutilated young woman. Notable for a strong but under-used supporting cast, including Creator/RobertDowneyJr, Creator/PenelopeCruz, Charles S Dutton and Bernard Hill.

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Creator/HalleBerry plays Dr. Miranda Grey, a psychiatrist in a women's mental hospital who wakes up one day to find herself on the other side of the bars, accused of having murdered her husband and boss Doug. Doug, and with an ominous gap in her memory from when it allegedly happened. To make matters [[FromBadToWorse worse]], she is also being tormented by [[ISeeDeadPeople visions]] of a mutilated young woman.woman and the message 'Not Alone' repeated in her life. Notable for a strong but under-used supporting cast, including Creator/RobertDowneyJr, Creator/PenelopeCruz, Charles S Dutton and Bernard Hill.

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* AssholeVictim: [[spoiler:Turns out Doug and Ryan are this when they meet their ends.]]


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* DirtyCop: [[spoiler:Ryan.]]


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* VigilanteExecution: [[spoiler:Considering the true colors of Doug coming to light, it turns out Rachel possessing Miranda to kill him turns out to be this as well as a RoaringRampageOfRevenge to avenge her death at the hands of her killer Doug. This is likely the reason why Miranda was later released from the asylum at the end due to her crime being an act of justifiable vigilantism.]]

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* HauntedHeroine: Miranda Grey.

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