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This is pretty much always shot from behind the murderer for dramatic reasons--it partially obscures the victim, lending ambiguity and tension to the scene and [[NothingIsScarier helping the audience's imagination to fill in the grisly details]].

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This is pretty much always shot from behind the murderer for dramatic reasons--it partially obscures the victim, lending ambiguity and tension to the scene and [[NothingIsScarier helping the audience's imagination to fill in the grisly details]].
details]]. May involve a FaceRevealingTurn.


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* One of the most iconic moments in the ''Franchise/ResidentEvil'' franchise. In the first game, a zombie (the first one you ever encounter in the game) does this as he's eating Kenneth. This example gets bonus points since you can later [[spoiler: find and watch a video of it from Kenneth's perspective filmed on his camera]].

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* One of the most iconic moments in the ''Franchise/ResidentEvil'' franchise. In the [[VideoGame/ResidentEvil1 first game, game]], a zombie (the first one you ever encounter in the game) does this as he's eating Kenneth. This example gets bonus points since you can later [[spoiler: find and watch a video of it from Kenneth's perspective filmed on his camera]].




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* One of the most iconic moments in the ''Franchise/ResidentEvil'' franchise. In the first game, a zombie (the first one you ever encounter in the game) does this as he's eating Kenneth. Bonus points for being able to later [[spoiler: find and watch a video of it from Kenneth's perspective filmed on his camera]].

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* One of the most iconic moments in the ''Franchise/ResidentEvil'' franchise. In the first game, a zombie (the first one you ever encounter in the game) does this as he's eating Kenneth. Bonus This example gets bonus points for being able to since you can later [[spoiler: find and watch a video of it from Kenneth's perspective filmed on his camera]].


* Possibly happened in ''JohnnyTheHomicidalManiac'' more than once.

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* Possibly happened in ''JohnnyTheHomicidalManiac'' ''ComicBook/JohnnyTheHomicidalManiac'' more than once.


* In ''VideoGame/KingOfFighters'', [[SecretCharacter 'Riot of Blood' Iori]] does this in one of his desperation moves.

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* In ''VideoGame/KingOfFighters'', ''VideoGame/TheKingOfFighters'', [[SecretCharacter 'Riot of Blood' Iori]] does this in one of his desperation moves.


* ''{{Berserk}}'' has a similar one, except it's a family of three devouring their newborn. Alive.
* JunjiIto [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Binjo_Tsuji_4918.jpg shows us how it's done.]]

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* ''{{Berserk}}'' ''Manga/{{Berserk}}'' has a similar one, except it's a family of three devouring their newborn. Alive.
* JunjiIto Creator/JunjiIto [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Binjo_Tsuji_4918.jpg shows us how it's done.]]


* In ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'', [[spoiler:Eva 01]] does this to an Angel in an incredibly disturbing scene.

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* In ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'', [[spoiler:Eva 01]] Eva 01 does this to an Angel in an incredibly disturbing scene.



* One of the most iconic moments in the ''Franchise/ResidentEvil'' franchise. In the first game, a zombie (the first one your ever encounter in the game) does this as he's eating Kenneth. Bonus points for being able to later [[spoiler: find and watch a video of it from Kenneth's perspective filmed on his camera]].

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* One of the most iconic moments in the ''Franchise/ResidentEvil'' franchise. In the first game, a zombie (the first one your you ever encounter in the game) does this as he's eating Kenneth. Bonus points for being able to later [[spoiler: find and watch a video of it from Kenneth's perspective filmed on his camera]].


* In ''KingOfFighters'', [[SecretCharacter 'Riot of Blood' Iori]] does this in one of his desperation moves.
* Early in ''{{FEAR}}'', Paxton Fettel is occupied over a labcoat's body. He looks back at the camera to reveal the blood smeared around his mouth.

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* In ''KingOfFighters'', ''VideoGame/KingOfFighters'', [[SecretCharacter 'Riot of Blood' Iori]] does this in one of his desperation moves.
* Early in ''{{FEAR}}'', ''VideoGame/{{FEAR}}'', Paxton Fettel is occupied over a labcoat's body. He looks back at the camera to reveal the blood smeared around his mouth.


* Partial example in the first ''Film/HarryPotter'' film when Harry, Draco and Fang accidentally interrupt Voldemort's unicorn meal in the Forbidden Forest. He doesn't turn around, but he does look up, and there is blood on his lips.

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* Partial example in the first ''Film/HarryPotter'' film ''Film/HarryPotterAndThePhilosophersStone'' when Harry, Draco and Fang accidentally interrupt Voldemort's unicorn meal in the Forbidden Forest. He doesn't turn around, but he does look up, and there is blood on his lips.


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* In ''NeonGenesisEvangelion'', [[spoiler:Eva 01]] does this to an Angel in an incredibly disturbing scene.
* ''GhostInTheShellStandAloneComplex'': [[spoiler:This occurs in episode where Batou recognizes the tactics of a serial killer from a CIA black op during a war. During the flash back they come upon a whole village brutally flayed alive and left to die. The killer in the flash back demonstrates this trope as Batou reaches out to touch him.]]

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* In ''NeonGenesisEvangelion'', ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'', [[spoiler:Eva 01]] does this to an Angel in an incredibly disturbing scene.
* ''GhostInTheShellStandAloneComplex'': ''Anime/GhostInTheShellStandAloneComplex'': [[spoiler:This occurs in an episode where Batou recognizes the tactics of a serial killer from a CIA black op during a war. During the flash back they come upon a whole village brutally flayed alive and left to die. The killer in the flash back demonstrates this trope as Batou reaches out to touch him.]]



* Partial example in the first ''HarryPotter'' film when Harry, Draco and Fang accidentally interrupt Voldemort's unicorn meal in the Forbidden Forest. He doesn't turn around, but he does look up, and there is blood on his lips.

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* Partial example in the first ''HarryPotter'' ''Film/HarryPotter'' film when Harry, Draco and Fang accidentally interrupt Voldemort's unicorn meal in the Forbidden Forest. He doesn't turn around, but he does look up, and there is blood on his lips.



* ''MagicTheGathering'' has the [[http://gatherer.wizards.com/Pages/Card/Details.aspx?multiverseid=157419 Desecrator Hag]] of [[CrapsackWorld Shadowmoor]].

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* ''MagicTheGathering'' ''TabletopGame/MagicTheGathering'' has the [[http://gatherer.wizards.com/Pages/Card/Details.aspx?multiverseid=157419 Desecrator Hag]] of [[CrapsackWorld Shadowmoor]].


* One of the most iconic moments in the ''ResidentEvil'' franchise. In the first game, a zombie (the first one your ever encounter in the game) does this as he's eating Kenneth. Bonus points for being able to later [[spoiler: find and watch a video of it from Kenneth's perspective filmed on his camera]].

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* One of the most iconic moments in the ''ResidentEvil'' ''Franchise/ResidentEvil'' franchise. In the first game, a zombie (the first one your ever encounter in the game) does this as he's eating Kenneth. Bonus points for being able to later [[spoiler: find and watch a video of it from Kenneth's perspective filmed on his camera]].


* In ''NeonGenesisEvangelion'', [[spoiler:Eva 01]] does this to an Angel in an [[HighOctaneNightmareFuel incredibly disturbing scene]].

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* In ''NeonGenesisEvangelion'', [[spoiler:Eva 01]] does this to an Angel in an [[HighOctaneNightmareFuel incredibly disturbing scene]].scene.


* ''Demonophobia'' has a scene like this when Sakuri, just as [[HopeSpot she thinks she's finally home and free of the nightmare of Hell]], finds [[spoiler:her demon-possessed mother chowing down on her sister]].

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