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* Music/MidnightSyndicate includes this on many of their tracks, especially in the HauntedHouse themed album ''The 13th Hour''. "Footsteps in the Dust", "Sinister Pact", "Cellar", and "The Drawing Room" in particular make use of eerie whispers.

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* Music/MidnightSyndicate While on a derelict space station in ''Literature/GalaxyOfFear: Ghost of the Jedi'', Tash hears these even though [[InvisibleToNormals no one else does]]. It's a while before she can better understand the ghost.
** ''Army of Terror'' has the Kivan wraiths furiously whispering "Mammon! Murderer!" when [[spoiler: a group that
includes this on many someone who helped kill them]] shows up.
* A sign
of their tracks, especially paranormal activity in ''Literature/LockwoodAndCo''. Only those with the HauntedHouse themed album ''The 13th Hour''. "Footsteps in the Dust", "Sinister Pact", "Cellar", and "The Drawing Room" in particular make use Talent can hear them.
* In ''Literature/DoraWilkSeries'', Bogna can hear bodies
of eerie whispers.the dead whispering to her about how they died. It helps her work as a pathologist, even though they're cryptic sometimes.
* In the ''Literature/WarriorCats'' book ''Firestar's Quest'', the new members of [=SkyClan=] end up hearing whispering voices in a cave, which turns out to be the place where they can commune with the spirits of their ancestors. Appropriately, they name it the Whispering Cave.



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* While on a derelict space station in ''Literature/GalaxyOfFear: Ghost of the Jedi'', Tash hears these even though [[InvisibleToNormals no one else does]]. It's a while before she can better understand the ghost.
** ''Army of Terror'' has the Kivan wraiths furiously whispering "Mammon! Murderer!" when [[spoiler: a group that includes someone who helped kill them]] shows up.
* A sign of paranormal activity in ''Literature/LockwoodAndCo''. Only those with the particular Talent can hear them.
* In ''Literature/DoraWilkSeries'', Bogna can hear bodies of the dead whispering to her about how they died. It helps her work as a pathologist, even though they're cryptic sometimes.

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* While on a derelict space station in ''Literature/GalaxyOfFear: Ghost of the Jedi'', Tash hears these even though [[InvisibleToNormals no one else does]]. It's a while before she can better understand the ghost.
** ''Army of Terror'' has the Kivan wraiths furiously whispering "Mammon! Murderer!" when [[spoiler: a group that
Music/MidnightSyndicate includes someone who helped kill them]] shows up.
* A sign
this on many of paranormal activity their tracks, especially in ''Literature/LockwoodAndCo''. Only those with the HauntedHouse themed album ''The 13th Hour''. "Footsteps in the Dust", "Sinister Pact", "Cellar", and "The Drawing Room" in particular Talent can hear them.
* In ''Literature/DoraWilkSeries'', Bogna can hear bodies
make use of the dead whispering to her about how they died. It helps her work as a pathologist, even though they're cryptic sometimes.eerie whispers.


* In ''Film/TheHaunted1963'', the HauntedHeroine can hear indistinct whispering and mumbling voices just outside her bedroom door. What they're saying is unclear, but she becomes convinced that they're [[WouldHurtAChild torturing a child]], who is [[UndeadChild probably also a ghost]]. It's implied that these are the voices of the house's ghosts, though ''which'' ghosts is a matter of fan speculation.

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* In ''Film/TheHaunted1963'', ''Film/TheHaunting1963'', the HauntedHeroine can hear indistinct whispering and mumbling voices just outside her bedroom door.door at night. What they're saying is unclear, but she becomes convinced that they're [[WouldHurtAChild torturing a child]], who is [[UndeadChild probably also a ghost]]. It's implied that these are the voices of the house's ghosts, though ''which'' ghosts is a matter of fan speculation.


* ''Series/{{Lost}}'', for apparently no reason but to be creepy. [[EpilepticTrees But wait! It probably means something after all]]!
** Actually, [[spoiler:the whispers are caused by people who died on the island and can't "move on". So, in fact, they are literally Whispering Ghosts.]]

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* ''Series/{{Lost}}'', for apparently no reason but to be creepy. [[EpilepticTrees But wait! It probably means something after all]]!
** Actually, [[spoiler:the
where the whispers are caused by [[spoiler: people who died on the island and can't "move on". So, in fact, they are literally Whispering Ghosts.on".]]

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* In ''Film/TheHaunted1963'', the HauntedHeroine can hear indistinct whispering and mumbling voices just outside her bedroom door. What they're saying is unclear, but she becomes convinced that they're [[WouldHurtAChild torturing a child]], who is [[UndeadChild probably also a ghost]]. It's implied that these are the voices of the house's ghosts, though ''which'' ghosts is a matter of fan speculation.

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* In ''Film/TrickRTreat'', a group of kids pay a visit to the local quarry, the site of the famous Halloween School Bus Massacre, with some jack-o'-lanterns that are intended as tribute to the souls of the dead. [[spoiler: It's actually an elaborate and very mean prank on one kid in particular, and nearly [[DeadlyPrank gets her killed]].]] After the last of the jack-o'-lanterns is blown out, the quarry is suddenly filled with an eerie whispering. [[spoiler: The intended victim of the prank is, ironically, the only one to make it out alive.]]


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* The American remake of ''Film/{{Shutter}}'' was both extremely egregious and random in its use of the whispers. Hell, the whispers were used both so often and in such strange contexts that they were more likely indicative of the ghost ''not'' being present in the scene.
* ''Film/FridayThe13th1980'' has the "ki ki ki ma ma ma" {{leitmotif}}. Yeah, probably the UrExample considering how that movie predated most other uses.

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* The American remake of ''Film/{{Shutter}}'' was both extremely egregious and random in its use of the whispers. Hell, the whispers were used both so often and in such strange contexts that they were more likely indicative of the ghost ''not'' being present in the scene.
* ''Film/FridayThe13th1980'' has the "ki ki ki ma ma ma" {{leitmotif}}. Yeah, probably the UrExample considering how that movie predated most other uses.
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* Whenever a Dementor shows up in the ''Film/HarryPotter'' movies, whispers are heard in the background.
** Also, whispering can be heard from the arch in the Department of Mysteries.



* ''Film/CriesAndWhispers'': The title isn't for show. Unintelligible whispers can be heard whenever one of the main characters has a flashback. Also heard in the strange climactic scene that may or may not be Anna's daydream, when Agnes' corpse wakes up.




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* ''Film/FridayThe13th1980'' has the "ki ki ki ma ma ma" {{leitmotif}}. Yeah, probably the UrExample considering how that movie predated most other uses.
* Whenever a Dementor shows up in the ''Film/HarryPotter'' movies, whispers are heard in the background.
** Also, whispering can be heard from the arch in the Department of Mysteries.
* The American remake of ''Film/{{Shutter}}'' was both extremely egregious and random in its use of the whispers. Hell, the whispers were used both so often and in such strange contexts that they were more likely indicative of the ghost ''not'' being present in the scene.



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* From time to time, you hear harsh voices from nowhere in ''VideoGame/EternalDarkness''.
** That and a woman quietly crying in the background. Well, until she starts wailing at the top of her lungs.

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* From time to time, you hear harsh voices from nowhere while exploring the Roivas Mansion in ''VideoGame/EternalDarkness''.
** That and When your sanity starts going down, you start hearing a woman quietly crying in the background. Well, until Eventually she starts wailing at the top of her lungs.


* In ''DragonAgeInquisition'', whoever drinks from the Well of Sorrows will hear [[spoiler: the whispering of the souls of the ancient elves]]. This includes the protagonist, and has small effects in gameplay post-finale and in the ''Trespasser'' DLC.

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* In ''DragonAgeInquisition'', ''VideoGame/DragonAgeInquisition'', whoever drinks from the Well of Sorrows will hear [[spoiler: the whispering of the souls of the ancient elves]]. This includes the protagonist, and has small effects in gameplay post-finale and in the ''Trespasser'' DLC.

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* In ''DragonAgeInquisition'', whoever drinks from the Well of Sorrows will hear [[spoiler: the whispering of the souls of the ancient elves]]. This includes the protagonist, and has small effects in gameplay post-finale and in the ''Trespasser'' DLC.

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* Happens all the time in ''VideoGame/{{Control}}''. The whispering is actually in-universe, as the non-violent victims of the Hiss all babble near-incoherently to themselves. As the Hiss has overtaken most of the building, the voices are an almost constant presence.


* Used to chilling effect in ''VideoGame/{{Warframe}}'' during the [[spoiler:Deck 12 sequence, leading up to the Exploiter Orb boss fight.]] You hear distant, unnerving cries while approaching the location. However, when you reach the main doors, the cries disappear, to be replaced by a ghostly chorus softly humming [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ResmWlLhxyM a familiar tune]]...

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* Used to chilling effect in ''VideoGame/{{Warframe}}'' during the [[spoiler:Deck 12 sequence, leading up to the Exploiter Orb boss fight.]] You hear distant, unnerving cries while approaching the location. However, when you reach the main doors, the cries disappear, to be replaced by a ghostly chorus softly humming [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ResmWlLhxyM com/watch?v=mPTCq3LiZSE a familiar tune]]...



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* Used to chilling effect in ''VideoGame/{{Warframe}}'' during the [[spoiler:Deck 12 sequence, leading up to the Exploiter Orb boss fight.]] You hear distant, unnerving cries while approaching the location. However, when you reach the main doors, the cries disappear, to be replaced by a ghostly chorus softly humming [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ResmWlLhxyM a familiar tune]]...


* In ''VideoGame/GhostbustersTheVideoGame'', the Black Slime causes this. Neutralizing the stuff with Green Slime removes it. Sometimes what they're saying is relevant to the plot. ''You shouldn't be here...you should have run away!''

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* In ''VideoGame/GhostbustersTheVideoGame'', the Black Slime causes this. Neutralizing the stuff with Green Slime removes it. Sometimes what they're saying is relevant to the plot. ''You shouldn't be here... you should have run away!''




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* ''Videogame/BatmanArkhamAsylum'': Under the effects of Scarecrow's fear gas, Batman hears voices in the asylum morgue telling him to get out.


* Creator/MidnightSyndicate includes this on many of their tracks, especially in the HauntedHouse themed album ''The 13th Hour''. "Footsteps in the Dust", "Sinister Pact", "Cellar", and "The Drawing Room" in particular make use of eerie whispers.

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* Creator/MidnightSyndicate Music/MidnightSyndicate includes this on many of their tracks, especially in the HauntedHouse themed album ''The 13th Hour''. "Footsteps in the Dust", "Sinister Pact", "Cellar", and "The Drawing Room" in particular make use of eerie whispers.


* In ''TeenWolf'', one of Lydia's powers is to hear the whispers of other banshees and, presumably, the dead.

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* In ''TeenWolf'', ''Series/TeenWolf'', one of Lydia's powers is to hear the whispers of other banshees and, presumably, the dead.

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