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* FinalGirl: [[spoiler:Casey and Elaine.]]


* WouldntHurtAChild: None of the adults. Casey, however...

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* WouldntHurtAChild: None of the adults. Casey, however...however...
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* GenreSavvy: Casey not only catches onto what is happening fairly fast, she does what she has to survive and protect her mother.


* AxCrazy: Infected children exhibit this behavior, although it's mixed with cold calculation.



* CreepyDoll: Leah's baby doll, [[spoiler:made even worse when she stuffs it inside Robbie's stomach.]]



* GenreSavvy: Casey not only cottons onto what is happening fairly fast, she does what she has to survive and protect her mother.

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* GenreSavvy: Casey not only cottons catches onto what is happening fairly fast, she does what she has to survive and protect her mother.



* HorrorDoesntSettleForSimpleTuesday: Christmas.

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* HorrorDoesntSettleForSimpleTuesday: Christmas.New Year's Eve.


* HatePlague: One that infects children exclusively, awakening homicidal impulses in them.]]

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* HatePlague: One that infects children exclusively, awakening turning them into pint-sized homicidal impulses in them.]]maniacs.


* BolivianArmyEnding: [[spoiler:The ending shows a group of infected children surrounding the van, with a lingering shot of Casey, who may or may not be infected.]]
* {{Cliffhanger}}: [[spoiler: Elaine and the possibly now-infected Casey, driving away from the house together.]]



* HatePlague: One that infects children exclusively, awakening homicidal impulses in them.]]
* HorrorDoesntSettleForSimpleTuesday: Christmas.



* [[{{Cliffhanger}} Cliffhanger]]: [[spoiler: Elaine and the now-infected Casey, driving away from the house together.]]
* ThePlague


* Cliffhanger: [[spoiler: Elaine and the now-infected Casey, driving away from the house together.]]

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* Cliffhanger: [[{{Cliffhanger}} Cliffhanger]]: [[spoiler: Elaine and the now-infected Casey, driving away from the house together.]]


* SequelHook: [[spoiler: Elaine and the now-infected Casey, driving away from the house together.]]

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* SequelHook: Cliffhanger: [[spoiler: Elaine and the now-infected Casey, driving away from the house together.]]


* KillemAll: With the exception of [[spoiler: Elaine and Casey]], everyone is dead by the final scene.

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* KillemAll: KillEmAll: With the exception of [[spoiler: Elaine and Casey]], everyone is dead by the final scene.


The cast mostly consists of Main/HeyItsThatGuy.



* WouldntHurtAChild: None of the adults. Casey, however...

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* WouldntHurtAChild: None of the adults. Casey, however...


'''''The Children''''' (2008) is a British horror film. Whilst on holiday, parents Jonah, Elaine, Chloe and Robbie notice that their young children are beginning to act odd after they become ill with an unknown virus. The children then begin to exhibit violent behavior that quickly escalates to murder.

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'''''The Children''''' ''The Children'' (2008) is a British horror film. Whilst on holiday, parents Jonah, Elaine, Chloe and Robbie notice that their young children are beginning to act odd after they become ill with an unknown virus. The children then begin to exhibit violent behavior that quickly escalates to murder.

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* {{Foreshadowing}}: Leah giving herself eye shadow with a coloured pencil.


* CreepyChild: All of the children but Leah especially.

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* CreepyChild: CreepyChild / EnfantTerrible: All of the children children, but Leah especially.



* EnfantTerrible
* IdiotBall: Chloe
* InfantImmortality: Subverted. Of the four younger children [[spoiler: only one is still alive at the end.]]

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* EnfantTerrible
* IdiotBall: Chloe
* InfantImmortality: Subverted. Of
EyeScream: [[spoiler:Chloe]]'s death involves a coloured pencil in the four younger children [[spoiler: only one is still alive at the end.]]eye.



* IdiotBall: Chloe and Robbie. Their actions end up costing them dearly.
* InfantImmortality: Subverted. Of the four younger children [[spoiler: only one is still alive at the end.]]



* PoorCommunicationKills: None of the characters explain their motivations or reasoning to anyone else. They simply do something and expect everyone else to go along, then bring up looks of shock and horror when someone foils their agenda -- both good and bad characters.

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* OhCrap: [[spoiler: Elaine realizes in the final scene of the film what has happened: once the children started to get sick, they became violent and killed every adult around. Elaine's hesitation before letting Casey back into her car speaks volumes.]]
* PoorCommunicationKills: None of the characters explain their motivations or reasoning to anyone else. They simply do something and expect everyone else to go along, then bring up looks of shock and horror when someone foils their agenda -- both good and bad characters. [[spoiler: Elaine finally figures it out after she is cornered on a stairwell, about to be dug into by two of the kids.]]



* SequelHook: [[spoiler: Elaine and the more than likely now infected Casey driving away.]]

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* SequelHook: [[spoiler: Elaine and the more than likely now infected Casey now-infected Casey, driving away.away from the house together.]]


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* WouldntHurtAChild: None of the adults. Casey, however...

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* PoorCommunicationKills: None of the characters explain their motivations or reasoning to anyone else. They simply do something and expect everyone else to go along, then bring up looks of shock and horror when someone foils their agenda -- both good and bad characters.


''''The Children'''' (2008) is a British horror film. Whilst on holiday, parents Jonah, Elaine, Chloe and Robbie notice that their young children are beginning to act odd after they become ill with an unknown virus. The children then begin to exhibit violent behavior that quickly escalates to murder.

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''''The Children'''' '''''The Children''''' (2008) is a British horror film. Whilst on holiday, parents Jonah, Elaine, Chloe and Robbie notice that their young children are beginning to act odd after they become ill with an unknown virus. The children then begin to exhibit violent behavior that quickly escalates to murder.







!"The Children" provides examples of the following tropes:

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