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* HateSink: As it turns out, "Smiley" who was seemingly to stalk Ashley, was [[spoiler:a fringe group of Anonymous consisting of strangers and students Ashley befriended trying to spread the urban legend of Smiley. To this end, they fake numerous murders, stalk and gaslight Ashley culminating in her jumping out a window to her seeming death. When this prank is revealed, the pranksters openly celebrate her suicide, the success and brag how their legend will go down in infamy]].

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* HateSink: As it turns out, "Smiley" who was seemingly seeming to stalk Ashley, was [[spoiler:a fringe group of Anonymous consisting of strangers and students Ashley befriended trying to spread the urban legend of Smiley. To this end, they fake numerous murders, stalk and gaslight Ashley culminating in her jumping out a window to her seeming death. When this prank is revealed, the pranksters openly celebrate her suicide, the success and brag how their legend will go down in infamy]].

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* HateSink: As it turns out, "Smiley" who was seemingly to stalk Ashley, was [[spoiler:a fringe group of Anonymous consisting of strangers and students Ashley befriended trying to spread the urban legend of Smiley. To this end, they fake numerous murders, stalk and gaslight Ashley culminating in her jumping out a window to her seeming death. When this prank is revealed, the pranksters openly celebrate her suicide, the success and brag how their legend will go down in infamy]].


* FalseFriend: Ashley’s friends are a [[TheSociopath rather horrible]] kind. They’re in on the plot to terrorise her into trying to kill herself simply [[ForTheEvulz because they think it’s funny.]]

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* FalseFriend: [[spoiler: Ashley’s friends are a [[TheSociopath rather horrible]] kind. They’re in on the plot to terrorise her into trying to kill herself simply [[ForTheEvulz because they think it’s funny.]]]]]]

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* FalseFriend: Ashley’s friends are a [[TheSociopath rather horrible]] kind. They’re in on the plot to terrorise her into trying to kill herself simply [[ForTheEvulz because they think it’s funny.]]


* HumanoidAbomination: Smiley. Despite seeming human unless you look at his face and the fact that he can be [[spoiler: summoned by a certain phrase]], isn’t human by any means of the definition.



* {{Troll}}: Pretty obvious seeing as this movie is based around the internet. [[spoiler: But as it turns out the group that is Smiley are also trolls too.]]

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* {{Troll}}: Pretty obvious seeing as this movie is based around the internet. [[spoiler: But as it turns out the group that is Smiley are also trolls too, and much more malevolent ones too.]]


''Smiley'' is a 2012 [[PsychologicalHorror psychological]] [[SlasherMovie slasher]] film directed by Michael Gallagher of [[http://www.youtube.com/user/TotallySketch Totally Sketch]]. The film stars Caitlin Gerard, Melanie Papalia, WebVideo/ShaneDawson, Andrew James Allen, Liza Weil, [[Creator/{{Tobuscus}} Toby Turner]] and KeithDavid.

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''Smiley'' is a 2012 [[PsychologicalHorror psychological]] [[SlasherMovie slasher]] film directed by Michael Gallagher of [[http://www.youtube.com/user/TotallySketch Totally Sketch]]. The film stars Caitlin Gerard, Melanie Papalia, WebVideo/ShaneDawson, Andrew James Allen, Liza Weil, [[Creator/{{Tobuscus}} Toby Turner]] and KeithDavid.
Creator/KeithDavid.


* XMeetsY: ''Franchise/{{Scream}}'' meets ''Film/{{Candyman}}''.


The film was released in theaters, on video and demand, and via online streaming on October 11, 2012. The trailer can be viewed [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=11yBPx-ymZA here.]]

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The film was released in theaters, on video and on demand, and via online streaming on October 11, 2012. The trailer can be viewed [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=11yBPx-ymZA here.]]


* KickTheSonOfABitch: [[spoiler:The ''real'' Smiley kills one of the pranksters at the end of the film, and it's heavily suggested that he's going to kill the rest of them both as punishment for their cruel prank on Ashley and for making a mockery of him.]]



** [[spoiler:An extra one seconds before the end where it turns out Smiley is real.]]

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** [[spoiler:An extra one seconds before the end where it turns out Smiley is real.real... and is ''most displeased'' by the prank.]]



* TheStinger: [[spoiler: Ashley was only ''mostly'' dead.]]

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* TheStinger: [[spoiler: Ashley was only ''mostly'' dead.survives the fall... ''barely''.]]


* MoralMyopia: Pedobear reports pedophiles, [[spoiler:but is cool with murder]].

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* MoralMyopia: Pedobear reports pedophiles, [[spoiler:but is cool with murder]].murdering innocent people "for the lulz"]].

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* MoralMyopia: Pedobear reports pedophiles, [[spoiler:but is cool with murder]].


* TwistEnding: [[spoiler: The Smileys during the near end were trolls. When the leader tells one of his subordinates via webcam of the success, he then types "I did it for the lulz" three times and then the real Smiley shows up and kills her. And since Smiley goes after the summoner after killing said summoners victim, [[AssholeVictim he presumably gets killed by him]].]]

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* TwistEnding: [[spoiler: The Smileys during the near end were trolls. When the leader tells one of his subordinates via webcam of the success, he then types "I did it for the lulz" three times and then the real Smiley shows up and kills her. And since Smiley goes after the summoner after killing said summoners summoner's victim, [[AssholeVictim he presumably gets killed by him]].]]

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* RuleOfThree: In order to get Smiley to appear, you have to type "I did it for the lulz" in the chat 3 times.


* BiggerBad: [[spoiler: Smiley himself.]]


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* GreaterScopeVillain: [[spoiler: Smiley himself.]]


* XMeetsY: ''Film/{{Scream}}'' meets ''Film/{{Candyman}}''.
* YouHaveToBelieveMe: Poor Ashley.

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* XMeetsY: ''Film/{{Scream}}'' ''Franchise/{{Scream}}'' meets ''Film/{{Candyman}}''.
* %%* YouHaveToBelieveMe: Poor Ashley.Ashley.

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