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-->-- '''Creator/ChrisStuckmann''', ''[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eac0lXfMs9c&t=641s The Problem with Action Movies Today]]''

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-->-- '''Creator/ChrisStuckmann''', '''WebVideo/ChrisStuckmann''', ''[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eac0lXfMs9c&t=641s The Problem with Action Movies Today]]''

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* ''Film/FirstMan'' surely cost tens of millions of dollars to make, but none of that money seems to have been spent on a tripod or decent SteadiCam rig: from beginning to end, the framing wanders around a little where one might expect it to hold steady.

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* ''Series/TheOuterLimits1995'': Very much in evidence in the FoundFootage episode "Manifest Destiny".


* ''Franchise/MetalGear'' gets into this starting at ''[[VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty Sons of Liberty]]''. It becomes even more obvious in ''[[VideoGame/MetalGearSolidVThePhantomPain The Phantom Pain]]'', since its cutscenes are usually [[TheOner oners]] stylized as being filmed with handheld cameras.

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* ''Franchise/MetalGear'' ''VideoGame/MetalGear'' gets into this starting at ''[[VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty Sons of Liberty]]''. It becomes even more obvious in ''[[VideoGame/MetalGearSolidVThePhantomPain The Phantom Pain]]'', since its cutscenes are usually [[TheOner oners]] stylized as being filmed with handheld cameras.


* One of the largest criticisms of ''Film/BatmanBegins'' was overuse of shakey cam. Thankfully [[Film/TheDarkKnight the sequel]] went easy on it, ''especially'' for the [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome semi flipping scene.]]
** There was one notable instance in Film/TheDarkKnight when it was used. Namely, the scene where ComicBook/TheJoker is [[ColdBloodedTorture torturing the Batman imposter.]] [[JustifiedTrope Justified]], as the scene was the shot by the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IhpCfSslq1w Joker using a hand held camera.]] Also provides a convenient excuse for a GoryDiscretionShot.

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* One of the largest criticisms of ''Film/BatmanBegins'' was overuse of shakey cam. Thankfully [[Film/TheDarkKnight the sequel]] went easy on it, ''especially'' for the [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome semi flipping scene.]]
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** There was one notable instance in Film/TheDarkKnight when it was used. Namely, the scene where ComicBook/TheJoker is [[ColdBloodedTorture torturing the Batman imposter.]] [[JustifiedTrope Justified]], {{Justified|Trope}}, as the scene was the shot by the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IhpCfSslq1w Joker using a hand held camera.]] Also provides a convenient excuse for a GoryDiscretionShot.


* ''Film/StarTrek'' (the 2009 movie), largely replacing the old "tilt the camera and make everyone fall down" trick, better known as ScreenShake.

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* ''Film/StarTrek'' (the 2009 movie), ''Film/StarTrek2009'', largely replacing the old "tilt the camera and make everyone fall down" trick, better known as ScreenShake.


* ''Film/{{Mile22}}''

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* ''Film/{{Mile22}}''''Film/Mile22''

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* ''Film/{{Mile22}}''

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* ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer''. In "Touched", the trope is used to show the disorganisation after Buffy is expelled as their leader. The camera gets locked down when Faith asserts her authority over the group.


* ''TheOffice'', both UK and US, since it's a {{Mockumentary}}

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* ''TheOffice'', ''The Office'', both UK [[Series/TheOfficeUK UK]] and US, [[Series/TheOfficeUS US]], since it's a {{Mockumentary}}

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* The shows of Chigusa Nagayo's Marvelous promotion occasionally feature shaking as the camera tracks wrestlers. This is not a deliberate filming technique but a symptom of Marvelous's [[NoBudget budget]]. It launched one of the cheapest streaming services on the market for this reason.[[/folder]]

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* Creator/MatthewVaughn uses a pretty stylized version of this throughout his action films. There's plenty of physical handheld camerawork, but other shakes are added in editing, resulting in unique cinematography that you can't really find from any other director.


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* 90 percent of ''VideoGame/BatmanArkhamOrigins''' cutscenes are depicted as if they were filmed by a handheld camera...during a small earthquake.
* ''Franchise/MetalGear'' gets into this starting at ''[[VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2SonsOfLiberty Sons of Liberty]]''. It becomes even more obvious in ''[[VideoGame/MetalGearSolidVThePhantomPain The Phantom Pain]]'', since its cutscenes are usually [[TheOner oners]] stylized as being filmed with handheld cameras.


** There was one notable instance in Film/TheDarkKnight when it was used. Namely, the scene where SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker is [[ColdBloodedTorture torturing the Batman imposter.]] [[JustifiedTrope Justified]], as the scene was the shot by the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IhpCfSslq1w Joker using a hand held camera.]] Also provides a convenient excuse for a GoryDiscretionShot.

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** There was one notable instance in Film/TheDarkKnight when it was used. Namely, the scene where SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker ComicBook/TheJoker is [[ColdBloodedTorture torturing the Batman imposter.]] [[JustifiedTrope Justified]], as the scene was the shot by the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IhpCfSslq1w Joker using a hand held camera.]] Also provides a convenient excuse for a GoryDiscretionShot.


* Used for effect in ''Film/TwoThousandOneASpaceOdyssey'' in the third act: "My God, it's full of stars!"

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* Used for effect twice in ''Film/TwoThousandOneASpaceOdyssey'' in ''Film/TwoThousandOneASpaceOdyssey'', during the third act: "My God, it's full of stars!"Tycho monolith scene, and when Bowman gets a new helmet and proceeds to disconnect HAL. Kubrick did his own camera work for those scenes, lugging a huge 70mm film camera on his shoulder.

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* Justified in ''Film/HardcoreHenry'' as the entire movie is shot from the perspective of Henry who's in near constant fights. So when he's in a fight against several enemies, the camera whips around a lot as Henry tries to keep track of everyone.

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