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* The main character of ''Film/{{Mask}}'' (1985) has a degenerative disease which has greatly disfigured his face, but this doesn't stop him from finding romance with a blind girl during a summer camp job.

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* The main character of ''Film/{{Mask}}'' ''Film/{{Mask|1985}}'' (1985) has a degenerative disease which has greatly disfigured his face, but this doesn't stop him from finding romance with a blind girl during a summer camp job.



* Used in ''Film/FantasticFour2005'': Ben Grimm's fiancée leaves him after his transformation into The Thing. Later, he's drowning his sorrows in a bar and meets Alicia Masters, a blind girl. Brings up a valid question:
--> '''Johnny:''' So how do you... you know.
--> '''Ben:''' ''That's none of your business!''
** Alicia does soon touch his face and learn the truth, which averts the trope a bit.

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* Used in ''Film/FantasticFour2005'': Ben Grimm's fiancée leaves him after his transformation into The Thing. Later, he's drowning his sorrows in a bar and meets Alicia Masters, a blind girl. Alicia does soon touch his face and learn the truth, which averts the trope a bit. Brings up a valid question:
--> '''Johnny:''' -->'''Johnny:''' So how do you... you know.
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'''Ben:''' ''That's none of your business!''
** Alicia does soon touch his face and learn the truth, which averts the trope a bit.
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-->She's my friend, she doesn't judge me
-->She has no idea I'm ugly
-->So I have absolutely nothing to hide
-->Because I'm so much prettier inside

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* ''Theatre/{{Starship}}'': When Bug, the main character and a young bug, first meets February, a human Starship ranger who has been "wrangled" (taken captive and temporarily blinded) for the purpose of having eggs implanted in her chest, [[LoveAtFirstSight they fall for each other]]. This is at least partially owed to the combination of [[AliensSpeakingEnglish Bug's impeccable English]] and the fact that February can't see that he's not actually human.
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** Luthor is one [[http://www.unintentionallypretentious.com/index.asp?c=155 sexy]] beast.






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* ''Theatre/{{Starship}}'': When Bug, the main character and a young bug, first meets February, a human Starship ranger who has been "wrangled" (taken captive and temporarily blinded) for the purpose of having eggs implanted in her chest, [[LoveAtFirstSight they fall for each other]]. This is at least partially owed to the combination of [[AliensSpeakingEnglish Bug's impeccable English]] and the fact that February can't see that he's not actually human.

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* ''Theatre/{{Starship}}'': When Bug, the main character and a young bug, first meets February, a human Starship ranger who has been "wrangled" (taken captive and temporarily blinded) for the purpose of having eggs implanted in her chest, [[LoveAtFirstSight they fall for each other]]. This is at least partially owed to the combination of [[AliensSpeakingEnglish Bug's impeccable English]] and the fact that February can't see that he's not actually human.
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-->'''Sherry Bobbins:''' It's good to see you, Willie.
-->'''Groundskeeper Willie:''' That's not what yer said the first time yer saw me!
* ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' rather [[BlackComedy dickishly]] parodies ''Film/{{Mask}}'' [[note]]the 1985 film starring Cher, not the 1994 comedy with Creator/JimCarrey[[/note]]. A man with degenerative disease, which has greatly disfigured his face, finds romance with a blind girl during a summer camp job. She touches his face and promptly gets grossed out.

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-->'''Sherry Bobbins:''' It's good to see you, Willie.
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'''Groundskeeper
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* ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' rather [[BlackComedy dickishly]] parodies ''Film/{{Mask}}'' ''Film/{{Mask|1985}}'' [[note]]the 1985 film starring Cher, not the 1994 comedy with Creator/JimCarrey[[/note]]. A man with degenerative disease, which has greatly disfigured his face, finds romance with a blind girl during a summer camp job. She touches his face and promptly gets grossed out.
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* One episode of ''Series/KishiryuSentaiRyusoulger'' introduces the [[HumongousMecha Kishiryu]] Dimevolcano, who has a fearsome appearance. Dimevolcano strikes up a friendship with a boy in the hospital with bandages over his eyes. Ultimately, after various adventures, the bandages are removed and the boy, naturally, is not scared of Dimevolcano.



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* ''VideoGame/TheLiarPrincessAndTheBlindPrince'' has this as its premise, with the Beast being a monster wolf who disguises herself as a human girl in order to interact with her love, a young prince who's been blinded.


* Buu of ''Anime/DragonballZ'' meets a blind kid who didn't know his appearance. After realizing he wasn't frightened, Buu figured out the problem and used his magic to heal the boy's eyes. Afterwards the boy was very grateful, and still didn't find anything unusual about Buu's appearance because Buu was the first person he'd ever actually seen, thus he had no basis for comparison. Buu doesn't kill him, a hint that he isn't a bad guy. But it's practically confirmed that the evil Buu kills this kid later, since [[OmnicidalManiac he killed everybody on Earth]].

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* Buu of ''Anime/DragonballZ'' meets a blind kid who didn't know his appearance. After realizing he wasn't frightened, Buu figured out the problem and used his magic to heal the boy's eyes. Afterwards the boy was very grateful, and still didn't find anything unusual about Buu's appearance because Buu was the first person he'd ever actually seen, thus he had no basis for comparison. Buu Buu, happy that someone is treating him with kindness rather than fear, doesn't kill him, a hint the kid, hinting that he isn't a bad guy. But it's practically confirmed that the as pure evil Buu kills this kid later, since [[OmnicidalManiac as everyone assumes he killed everybody on Earth]].is.


* On ''Series/PlanetOfTheApes'' there was an episode where the two humans pretended to be apes when talking to a blind ape girl who was prejudiced against humans.

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* On ''Series/PlanetOfTheApes'' there was an episode where ''Series/PlanetOfTheApes'': In "The Deception", the blind female chimpanzee Fauna falls in love with Burke, whom she thinks is a chimpanzee named Pargo. Fauna hates humans as she believes that two humans pretended to be apes when talking to a blind ape girl who was prejudiced against humans.killed her father Lucian.


** Played straight (with a twist) in "Stench and Stenchibility". Zoidberg is unable to find a woman who can stand his bodily odor, until he meets a flower girl who has no sense of smell.

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** Played straight (with a twist) in "Stench and Stenchibility". Zoidberg is unable to find a woman who can stand his bodily odor, until he meets Marianne, a flower girl who has no sense of smell.smell. However, Zoidberg [[IWantMyBelovedToBeHappy loves Marianne so much]] he performs an operation that will finally let her smell even though she'll most likely be repulsed by him. [[spoiler: She's not. Since she never learned the difference between a good smell and a bad smell, she grows to love Zoidberg's stench because she loves him so much.]]


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* The ''ComicBook/JudgeDredd Megazine'' had a story where a blind Mega-City One citizen stumbled upon Judge Fear sitting on a park bench but didn't notice that he was an alien ghoul and sat down next to him. They had a fairly pleasant conversation while the bodies of joggers, families, and Judges who got too close to Fear's deadly gaze kept piling up in front of them.

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* ''ComicBook/JudgeDredd'':
** Judge Death successfully hid inside a Mega-City One apartment for several weeks because the old landlady was almost completely blind and deaf. He seemed to be a bit amused by her obliviousness and ignored her, but her other tenant wasn't so lucky.
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The ''ComicBook/JudgeDredd Megazine'' Megazine had a story where a blind Mega-City One citizen stumbled upon Judge Fear sitting on a park bench but didn't notice that he was an alien ghoul and sat down next to him. They had a fairly pleasant conversation while the bodies of joggers, families, and Judges who got too close to Fear's deadly gaze kept piling up in front of them.

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* The ''ComicBook/JudgeDredd Megazine'' had a story where a blind Mega-City One citizen stumbled upon Judge Fear sitting on a park bench but didn't notice that he was an alien ghoul and sat down next to him. They had a fairly pleasant conversation while the bodies of joggers, families, and Judges who got too close to Fear's deadly gaze kept piling up in front of them.


* In Franchise/{{Batman}} vs Comicbook/TheIncredibleHulk'', an old blind tramp who looks a lot like Creator/StanLee advises the Hulk that maybe puny humans would stop trying to hurt him if he showed a little kindness. Hulk thinks he's right. [[spoiler:{{Subverted| trope}} when the tramp is actually a disguised Batman, who needs the Hulk to go with the Joker ([[{{it makes sense in context}} long story]]).]]

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* In Franchise/{{Batman}} vs Comicbook/TheIncredibleHulk'', the ''ComicBook/IncredibleHulk'', an old blind tramp who looks a lot like Creator/StanLee advises the Hulk that maybe puny humans would stop trying to hurt him if he showed a little kindness. Hulk thinks he's right. [[spoiler:{{Subverted| trope}} when the tramp is actually a disguised Batman, who needs the Hulk to go with the Joker ([[{{it makes sense in context}} long story]]).]]


* ''Film/TheFaceBehindTheMask'', a '40s B-Movie starring PeterLorre, centers on a Hungarian immigrant who is horribly disfigured in a fire, and turns to a life of crime since nobody will hire him. He [[HeelFaceTurn changes his ways]] after falling in love with a blind girl he runs into on the street, but [[spoiler: she is killed by his former hired goons, who are envious of his new life]]. Needless to say, [[TakingYouWithMe he doesn't take this well.]]

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* ''Film/TheFaceBehindTheMask'', a '40s B-Movie starring PeterLorre, Creator/PeterLorre, centers on a Hungarian immigrant who is horribly disfigured in a fire, and turns to a life of crime since nobody will hire him. He [[HeelFaceTurn changes his ways]] after falling in love with a blind girl he runs into on the street, but [[spoiler: she is killed by his former hired goons, who are envious of his new life]]. Needless to say, [[TakingYouWithMe he doesn't take this well.]]



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* In ''VideoGame/XenobladeChronicles2'', Wulfric is a [[FaceOfAThug demonic-looking Blade who is nonetheless very friendly]]. One Heart-to-Heart scene can result in him guiding an elderly lady with poor eyesight back to her house, while the townspeople look on aghast; she, on the other hand, is quite happy to be helped by (what she assumes to be) such a strapping young man.


* ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' rather [[BlackComedy dickishly]] parodies ''Film/{{Mask}}'' [[note]]the 1985 film starring Cher, not the 1994 comedy with JimCarrey[[/note]]. A man with degenerative disease, which has greatly disfigured his face, finds romance with a blind girl during a summer camp job. She touches his face and promptly gets grossed out.

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* ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' rather [[BlackComedy dickishly]] parodies ''Film/{{Mask}}'' [[note]]the 1985 film starring Cher, not the 1994 comedy with JimCarrey[[/note]].Creator/JimCarrey[[/note]]. A man with degenerative disease, which has greatly disfigured his face, finds romance with a blind girl during a summer camp job. She touches his face and promptly gets grossed out.


* ''GummiBears'': Tummi Gummi briefly befriended a blind lady.

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* ''GummiBears'': ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfTheGummiBears'': Tummi Gummi briefly befriended a blind lady.


* In Creator/RobertSilverberg's short story "To See the Invisible Man" (which was also adapted as an episode of the '80s ''Series/TheTwilightZone'' revival), a man sentenced to a year of "societal" invisibility manages a brief conversation with a blind man, who ends up rejecting him just like everybody else. Though, in this case, the blind man could have been arrested for talking to him. That's the point of the sentence, after all (to the point that the "invisible" man was able to waltz into a women's spa and gawk at them, and they can't do anything about it).

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* In Creator/RobertSilverberg's short story "To See the Invisible Man" (which was also adapted as an episode of the '80s ''Series/TheTwilightZone'' revival), ''Series/TheTwilightZone1985''), a man sentenced to a year of "societal" invisibility manages a brief conversation with a blind man, who ends up rejecting him just like everybody else. Though, in this case, the blind man could have been arrested for talking to him. That's the point of the sentence, after all (to the point that the "invisible" man was able to waltz into a women's spa and gawk at them, and they can't do anything about it).



* In 1980's ''Series/TheTwilightZone'' episode "To See the Invisible Man", Mitchell Chaplin is punished by being given an implant that means others have to ignore him and act as if he was not there. The only person to treat him decently during his sentence is a blind man who cannot see the implant. The blind man is quite angry when he learns that Mitchell has tried to trick him into breaking the law by acknowledging his existence.

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* In 1980's ''Series/TheTwilightZone'' ''Series/TheTwilightZone1985'' episode "To See the Invisible Man", Mitchell Chaplin is punished by being given an implant that means others have to ignore him and act as if he was not there. The only person to treat him decently during his sentence is a blind man who cannot see the implant. The blind man is quite angry when he learns that Mitchell has tried to trick him into breaking the law by acknowledging his existence.

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