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* ''Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus'': For the love of god, whatever you do, don't say anything about the fact that you're not expecting the Spanish Inquisition. *DRAMATIC STING* Goes even further, as it is accompanied by the Spanish Inquisition.

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* ''Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus'': For the love of god, whatever you do, don't say anything about the fact that you're not expecting the Spanish Inquisition. *DRAMATIC STING* Goes even further, as it is accompanied by the Spanish Inquisition.inqusitors jumping out of nowhere.

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* ''Film/TheGamers'': Every time the Darkness[[note]]The Darkness? The Darkness.[[/note]] is mentioned, another character will invariably question its name, and yet another character will affirm what the first character had said.


* ''Film/RockyAndBullwinkle'': There's a handsome-but-not-particularly-bright security guard. There's an AudibleGleam ''every'' time he smiles.

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* ''Film/RockyAndBullwinkle'': ''Film/TheAdventuresOfRockyAndBullwinkle'': There's a handsome-but-not-particularly-bright security guard. There's an AudibleGleam ''every'' time he smiles.


* ''WesternAnimation/TheBoondocks'': During one episode, Huey discovers that his grandfather's date is a ''Mortal Kombat''-style ultimate fighter who regularly takes part in a competition known as the Kumate *HIYA!*. Considering the Kumate *YAAA!* is a no-holds barred death match, anyone who claims to have fought in the Kumate *YOOHA!* is to be greatly feared.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheBoondocks'': During one episode, Huey discovers that his grandfather's date is a ''Mortal Kombat''-style ultimate fighter who regularly takes part in a competition known as the Kumate Kumite *HIYA!*. Considering the Kumate Kumite *YAAA!* is a no-holds barred death match, anyone who claims to have fought in the Kumate Kumite *YOOHA!* is to be greatly feared.


* ''Videogame/Fallout'':
** In ''Videogame/FalloutNewVegas'' a Western sting plays every time the Mysterious Stranger appears. The unique weapon "The Mysterious Magnum" plays the same one every time the player draws it.

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* ''Videogame/Fallout'':
''VideoGame/{{Fallout}}'':
** In ''Videogame/FalloutNewVegas'' ''VideoGame/FalloutNewVegas'' a Western sting plays every time the Mysterious Stranger appears. The unique weapon "The Mysterious Magnum" plays the same one every time the player draws it.


* ''Film/Mother2017'': Played with in a subtle, unnerving way. Every scene in which the point of view is within Him's study, there is a soft, chime-like tone. There are three exceptions: first, when the Man and Woman break the crystal, the chime momentarily disappears; second, the chime does not sound when the mother is giving birth; and third, the same chime sounds as the exclamation point is drawn during the title card.



* ''Film/Mother2017'': Played with in a subtle, unnerving way. Every scene in which the point of view is within Him's study, there is a soft, chime-like tone. There are three exceptions: first, when the Man and Woman break the crystal, the chime momentarily disappears; second, the chime does not sound when the mother is giving birth; and third, the same chime sounds as the exclamation point is drawn during the title card.

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* ''Film/Mother2017'': Played with in a subtle, unnerving way. Every scene in which the point of view is within Him's study, there is a soft, chime-like tone. There are three exceptions: first, when the Man and Woman break the crystal, the chime momentarily disappears; second, the chime does not sound when the mother is giving birth; and third, the same chime sounds as the exclamation point is drawn during the title card.


* ''Film/mother!'': Played with in a subtle, unnerving way. Every scene in which the point of view is within Him's study, there is a soft, chime-like tone. There are three exceptions: first, when the Man and Woman break the crystal, the chime momentarily disappears; second, the chime does not sound when the mother is giving birth; and third, the same chime sounds as the exclamation point is drawn during the title card.

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* ''Film/mother!'': ''Film/Mother2017'': Played with in a subtle, unnerving way. Every scene in which the point of view is within Him's study, there is a soft, chime-like tone. There are three exceptions: first, when the Man and Woman break the crystal, the chime momentarily disappears; second, the chime does not sound when the mother is giving birth; and third, the same chime sounds as the exclamation point is drawn during the title card.



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* ''Film/mother!'': Played with in a subtle, unnerving way. Every scene in which the point of view is within Him's study, there is a soft, chime-like tone. There are three exceptions: first, when the Man and Woman break the crystal, the chime momentarily disappears; second, the chime does not sound when the mother is giving birth; and third, the same chime sounds as the exclamation point is drawn during the title card.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheCurseOfTheWereRabbit'': To kill the Were-Rabbit, you need...a bullet. (DramaticThunder)
-->'''Victor Quartermain''': A bullet? (DramaticThunder)
-->'''The Vicar''': Yes, a bullet! (DramaticThunder)
-->'''Victor''': What... ''(Slams window shut)'' What ''kind'' of bullet?!


--> "Blücher."
--> (horses whinny)

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--> "Blücher."
--> (horses whinny)
-> ''"I am Frau Blucher. ''(horses whinny)''
-->-- '''Frau Blucher'''[[note]]whinny[[/note]], ''Film/YoungFrankenstein''



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-> "[[RunningGag Blucher!]]" (whinny)

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--> "Blücher."
--> (horses whinny)


* ''Film/SausageParty'': Any mention of Firewater (*screech*) is met by the call of a distant eagle.

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* ''Film/SausageParty'': ''WesternAnimation/SausageParty'': Any mention of Firewater (*screech*) is met by the call of a distant eagle.

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* ''Film/SausageParty'': Any mention of Firewater (*screech*) is met by the call of a distant eagle.
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It isn't rare for certain words, phrases, or even actions to have a sting associated with its use. A smiling hero's [[TwinkleSmile teeth might glint]], or a magical sword might be [[AudibleSharpness sharp even to the ears.]] But this sting doesn't always go away. Sometimes, it stays on WELL past the need. And that is where the Hair-Trigger Sound Effect comes into play. It isn't the fact that lightning flashes when a character mentions murder. It's the 18th time they do it. Bonus points if they [[LampshadeHanging realize they can control the weather]], and [[GenreSavvy occasionally use it to light up a room]].

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It isn't rare for certain words, phrases, or even actions to have a sting associated with its use. A smiling hero's [[TwinkleSmile teeth might glint]], or a magical sword might be [[AudibleSharpness sharp even to the ears.]] But this sting doesn't always go away. Sometimes, it stays on WELL past the need. And that is where the Hair-Trigger Sound Effect comes into play. It isn't the fact that lightning flashes when a character mentions murder. It's the 18th time they do it. Bonus points if they [[LampshadeHanging realize they can control the weather]], and [[GenreSavvy occasionally use it to light up a room]].
room.


* In TheBBC's Tolkien spoof ''Hordes of the Things'', every mention of [[EvilOverlord The Evil One]] is accompanied by a clap of thunder.

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* In TheBBC's Creator/TheBBC's Tolkien spoof ''Hordes of the Things'', every mention of [[EvilOverlord The Evil One]] is accompanied by a clap of thunder.

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