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* During class, Elliot tries to encourage a bored student to invest himself more in his lessons. Why? [[NonSequitur Because his face is perfect]]. For bonus laughs, [[FunnyBackgroundEvent a girl to the left of Elliot responds as if she's thinking '...what on Earth are you talking about?']]

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* During class, Elliot tries to encourage a bored student to invest himself more in his lessons. Why? [[NonSequitur Because his face is perfect]]. For bonus laughs, [[FunnyBackgroundEvent a girl to the left of Elliot responds as if she's thinking '...what on Earth are you talking about?']]about?']]
* Julianís suicide after surviving another driverís suicidal car crash is ''supposed'' to be [[TearJerker heartbreaking]] for the viewer, but the scene plays out so deadpan (right after the driverís fatal car crash, Julian walks right out of the wreckage as if nothing had happened, plops down and uses the carís broken glass to slit his wrists) that it is almost comedic.
* Almaís [[{{Wangst}} moaning and fretting]] over her ĎaffairíÖ which is revealed to have been her telling Elliot she had to work late, only to go out for dessert with a colleague.
* Almaís line ď[[TheStoic I donít like to show my emotions.]]Ē Itís very hard not to suspect that Shyamalan added that line as a desperate attempt to salvage her performance.
* [[RuleOfThree Alma's line]]: "It makes you ''kill yourself''. Just when you thought there couldn't be any more ''[[AccentUponTheWrongSyllable eee]]''vil that could be in''[[AccentUponTheWrongSyllable vent]]''ed."
* [[OverlyLongGag Another one from Alma]]: "We can't just stand here as [[SesquipedalianLoquaciousness uninvolved observers]]!"
* Both lead performances are full of odd enunciation and bad acting. While some might debate Deschanelís ability, Wahlberg is usually respectable, which can lead the audience to wonder if they were just struggling with the script.
* [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Z_YTZGrQYk This]] [[DeletedScene alternate opening]] is pure unintentional comedy gold. It starts with Elliot walking into Alma's room with a box of Honey Crunch cereal and Alma throwing a ceramic doll at him. Particularly entertaining is Alma's line "How can you be sure? I almost hurt you. My God, I almost hurt you, soon you'll find severed body parts of strangers in the freezer Elliot, this is how it starts!", an awkward segue into a discussion of rocky road ice cream, and Alma seeing a man urinating in their garbage when she leaves the house the next day. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jX6p7YAk6sE It works really well]] with a LaughTrack.

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* At one point, Elliot decides to [[IdiotBall attempt diplomacy with a plant]]. When it doesn't reply, he feels compelled to touch it, presumably to check its pulse.
--> Plastic. I'm talking to a plastic plant. I'm still doing it.
* [[MemeticMutation "What? Nooooo..."]]
* "What kind of terrorists are these?"
** Lady, they're lions.
* "[[MemeticMutation Why you eyein' my]] [[InsistentTerminology lemon drink?]]"
* [[GoshDangItToHeck "Cheese and Crackers."]]
* "I went up and asked her where the cough syrup was. I didn't even have a cough. And I almost bought it. I'm talking about a completely superfluous bottle of cough syrup, which costs like six bucks."
* Elliot singing "Black Water" by The Doobie Brothers [[ItMakesSenseInContext in order to prove they're "perfectly normal"]]. Spencer Breslin's [[ThrowItIn unintentional]] AsideGlance just seals the deal.
* One man commits suicide by [[BlackComedy lying underneath]] ''a lawnmower''.
* In general, Creator/ZooeyDeschanel's [[WebVideo/HonestTrailers mannequin-esque]] performance as Alma, staring dead eyed wherever, whenever.
* This hilarious exchange:
---> '''Alma''': We can't just stand here as uninvolved observers!\\
'''Elliot''': Gimme a second, okay, just gimme a second!\\
'''Alma''': We're not gonna be one of those ''assholes'' on the news that watches a crime happen and not do something, we're not assholes!\\
'''Elliot''': Just a second!\\
'''Unnamed Woman''': [[ThinkOfTheChildren There were children in that group!]]\\
'''Alma''': Elliot, please tell us what to do!\\
'''Elliot''': [[SuddenlyShouting I NEED A SECOND, OKAY, WHY CAN'T ANYONE GIMME A GODDAMN SECOND!]]
** "[[ExtremeCloseUp Be scientific, douchebag!]]"
* A lot of the deaths can be unintentionally hilarious, such as the suicidal car accident, which goes from a dead stop in the middle of the street to speeding into a tree.
* During class, Elliot tries to encourage a bored student to invest himself more in his lessons. Why? [[NonSequitur Because his face is perfect]]. For bonus laughs, [[FunnyBackgroundEvent a girl to the left of Elliot responds as if she's thinking '...what on Earth are you talking about?']]

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