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* Edgar's giant bug form.
** Edgar's skin, decaying throughout the film, is more unsettling than his real form.
** The idea that he skinned the poor guy alive with his bare hands. In the Director's Cut, we get a glimpse of Edgar the farmer's [[https://youtu.be/t_l0lFxFF7I?t=77 hollowed-out remains]] before the Bug puts it on.
** The scene where his victim's wife comments on the looseness of his skin, and he ''stretches his face back against his skull''.

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* Edgar's TheReveal of the Bug's true form. It's exactly how K describes it -- a giant bug form.
** Edgar's skin, decaying throughout the film, is more unsettling than his real form.
cockroach with unlimited strength, a massive inferiority complex, and a short temper.
** The idea that he skinned the poor guy alive with Bug kills Edgar but leaves his bare hands. skin intact to use as a disguise, implying he just sucked out his innards somehow. In the Director's Cut, we even get a glimpse of Edgar the farmer's [[https://youtu.be/t_l0lFxFF7I?t=77 hollowed-out remains]] before to see the Bug toss Edgar's skin along the ground and get a close-up of it before it puts it on.
** The scene '''The pictured scene''', where his victim's Edgar's wife comments remarks on his skin hanging off his bones, and the looseness of his skin, and he ''stretches Bug's response it to ''stretch his face back against his skull''.skull''.
** The skin is not alive and decays throughout the film, making Edgar look more and more like a deranged zombie by the time the climax arrives.



* Most of Edgar's murders are off screen. The unpleasant death of the exterminator is not.

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* Most of Edgar's murders are off screen. The unpleasant death of the exterminator is not.not -- Edgar grabs him to hold his mouth open and jams his gas prod down his throat.


* James chasing a hoodlum, who is gradually revealed to be not of this world. From his superhuman reflexes, unusual weapon, ability to climb walls and the ''gills in his pupils'', it's all too clear this guy's an alien. But that's not the worst of it. The real horror is that this guy is running scared from the film's BigBad. He's so frightened that when James corners him and he realises that he can't escape now, he leaps off a building to his death while smiling like a maniac.



** The idea that he skinned the poor guy alive with his bare hands.

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** The idea that he skinned the poor guy alive with his bare hands. In the Director's Cut, we get a glimpse of Edgar the farmer's [[https://youtu.be/t_l0lFxFF7I?t=77 hollowed-out remains]] before the Bug puts it on.


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** The guy played by Creator/DavidCross who makes the mistake of swatting flies in front of the Bug. Moments later, he's plastered to the ceiling by alien fluids, the stench of which has most likely asphyxiated him.

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* Galoob's "Deluxe Exploding Mikey" figurine from the first movie's toy line. The toy is holding the puppet head from when he was first disguised as the Mexican Guy...but, without the rest of the context, he might as well be holding a severed head!


* The alien at the beginning of the film freaking out when the border patrol officer sees him.

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* The alien at the beginning of the film Mikey freaking out when the border patrol officer Agent Janus sees him.him. The latter's screaming when the alien comes for him don't help much either.



** Edgar's skin, decaying throughout the film, is arguably more unsettling than his real form.
** And speaking of skin, the idea that he skinned the poor guy alive with his bare hands.

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** Edgar's skin, decaying throughout the film, is arguably more unsettling than his real form.
** And speaking of skin, the The idea that he skinned the poor guy alive with his bare hands.

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* Most of Edgar's murders are off screen. The unpleasant death of the exterminator is not.


!!The live-action film:

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!!The live-action film:[[index]]
* ''NightmareFuel/MenInBlackII''
* ''NightmareFuel/MenInBlack3''
* ''NightmareFuel/MenInBlackTheSeries''
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![[Film/MenInBlack First film]]




!!The animated series:
* Agent Alpha, a renegade who decided that he wanted to become the ultimate lifeform by [[AppendageAssimilation hacking off alien limbs]] and [[OrganTheft ripping out their organs]] to graft to himself. He's basically a ''serial killer'' with all sorts of alien powers... scary in itself, before you see what he [[BodyHorror really looks like]]...
** Even worse, he's a recurring villain, and a big contender for the series' BigBad. So of course, he is still running around harvesting organs. Each subsequent appearance [[BodyHorror he becomes more and more inhuman in appearance, until he looks absolutely nothing like he did in his first appearance, with the only thing left of him being his brain.]]
* The Skraaldians from ''The Long Goodbye Syndrome'' end up being ParanoiaFuel UpToEleven. They're a shelled slug-like race that comes to Earth to multiply, as they like the warm climate in the sewers. However, if any single one of them is killed, the victim will vomit on the killer. The vomit then permanently marks the killer down to their DNA as a target of revenge for the entire race due the race being a psychically linked HiveMind. Worse off, they can hide in the body of other aliens as parasite and burst from their chests like Chestbursters from "Alien" to get to their victim, and masquerade as other species as something as innocent as a human hot dog vendor before they strike. If you kill two or more, they will slowly put you in a large vat of soup at temperatures of 3000 to 4000 degrees to melt. They're so bad that Kay was willing get stung by one and swell up and turn the color of rotten eggplant for a week to avoid their wrath. As Kay describes to Agent J after he killed one of them:
-->'''Kay:''' Skraaldians possess a hive mentality. They're psychically linked. They saw what you did. They know what you look like. They know where you live. All of them.... Listen, Slick. This is a whole planet of dudes dedicated to your demise. Four billion assassins locked on to your DNA, thinking about you every three seconds.
** Kay managed to get Agent J out of the death hit using an Arquillian robot suit decoy who owed him a favor, but if he hadn't J would have been a dead man for certain.


** Kay managed to get Agent J out of it using an Arquillian robot suit decoy who owed him Kay a favor, but if he hadn't J would have been dead man for certain.

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** Kay managed to get Agent J out of it the death hit using an Arquillian robot suit decoy who owed him Kay a favor, but if he hadn't J would have been a dead man for certain.


* The Skraaldians from ''The Long Goodbye Syndrome'' end up being ParanoiaFuel UpToEleven. They're a shelled slug-like race that comes to Earth to multiply, as they like the warm climate in the sewers. However, if any single one of them is killed, the victim will vomit on the killer. The vomit then permanently marks the killer down to their DNA as a target of revenge for the entire race due the race being a psychically linked HiveMind. Worse off, they can hide in the body of other aliens as parasite and burst from their chests like Chestbursters from "Alien" to get to their victim, and masquerade as other species as something as innocent as a human hot dog vendor before they strike. They're so bad that Kay was willing get stung by one and swell up and turn the color of rotten eggplant for a week to avoid their wrath. As Kay describes to Agent J after he killed one of them:

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* The Skraaldians from ''The Long Goodbye Syndrome'' end up being ParanoiaFuel UpToEleven. They're a shelled slug-like race that comes to Earth to multiply, as they like the warm climate in the sewers. However, if any single one of them is killed, the victim will vomit on the killer. The vomit then permanently marks the killer down to their DNA as a target of revenge for the entire race due the race being a psychically linked HiveMind. Worse off, they can hide in the body of other aliens as parasite and burst from their chests like Chestbursters from "Alien" to get to their victim, and masquerade as other species as something as innocent as a human hot dog vendor before they strike. If you kill two or more, they will slowly put you in a large vat of soup at temperatures of 3000 to 4000 degrees to melt. They're so bad that Kay was willing get stung by one and swell up and turn the color of rotten eggplant for a week to avoid their wrath. As Kay describes to Agent J after he killed one of them:


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** Kay managed to get Agent J out of it using an Arquillian robot suit decoy who owed him Kay a favor, but if he hadn't J would have been dead man for certain.


* The Skraaldians from ''The Long Goodbye Syndrome'' end up being ParanoiaFuel UpToEleven. They're a shelled slug-like race that comes to Earth to multiply, as they like the warm climate in the sewers. However, if any single one of them is killed, the victim will vomit on the killer. The vomit then permanently marks the killer down to their DNA as a target of revenge for the entire race due the race being a psychically linked HiveMind. Worse off, they can hide in the body of other aliens as parasite and burst from their chests like Chestbursters from "Alien" to get to their victim. They're so bad that Kay was willing get stung by one and swell up and turn the color of rotten eggplant for a week to avoid their wrath. As Kay describes to Agent J after he killed one of them:

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* The Skraaldians from ''The Long Goodbye Syndrome'' end up being ParanoiaFuel UpToEleven. They're a shelled slug-like race that comes to Earth to multiply, as they like the warm climate in the sewers. However, if any single one of them is killed, the victim will vomit on the killer. The vomit then permanently marks the killer down to their DNA as a target of revenge for the entire race due the race being a psychically linked HiveMind. Worse off, they can hide in the body of other aliens as parasite and burst from their chests like Chestbursters from "Alien" to get to their victim.victim, and masquerade as other species as something as innocent as a human hot dog vendor before they strike. They're so bad that Kay was willing get stung by one and swell up and turn the color of rotten eggplant for a week to avoid their wrath. As Kay describes to Agent J after he killed one of them:


-->'''Kay:''' Skralldians possess a hive mentality. They're psychically linked. They saw what you did. They know what you look like. They know where you live. All of them.... Listen, Slick. This is a whole planet of dudes dedicated to your demise. Four billion assassins locked on to your DNA, thinking about you every three seconds.

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-->'''Kay:''' Skralldians Skraaldians possess a hive mentality. They're psychically linked. They saw what you did. They know what you look like. They know where you live. All of them.... Listen, Slick. This is a whole planet of dudes dedicated to your demise. Four billion assassins locked on to your DNA, thinking about you every three seconds.


* The Skraaldians from ''The Long Goodbye Syndrome'' end up being ParanoiaFuel UpToEleven. They're a shelled slug-like race that comes to Earth to multiply, as they like the warm climate in the sewers. However, if any single one of them is killed, the victim will vomit on the killer. The vomit then permanently marks the killer down to their DNA as a target of revenge for the entire race due the race being a psychically linked HiveMind. They're so bad that Kay was willing get stung by one and swell up and turn the color of rotten eggplant for a week to avoid their wrath. As Kay describes to Agent J after he killed one of them:

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* The Skraaldians from ''The Long Goodbye Syndrome'' end up being ParanoiaFuel UpToEleven. They're a shelled slug-like race that comes to Earth to multiply, as they like the warm climate in the sewers. However, if any single one of them is killed, the victim will vomit on the killer. The vomit then permanently marks the killer down to their DNA as a target of revenge for the entire race due the race being a psychically linked HiveMind. Worse off, they can hide in the body of other aliens as parasite and burst from their chests like Chestbursters from "Alien" to get to their victim. They're so bad that Kay was willing get stung by one and swell up and turn the color of rotten eggplant for a week to avoid their wrath. As Kay describes to Agent J after he killed one of them:

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* The Skraaldians from ''The Long Goodbye Syndrome'' end up being ParanoiaFuel UpToEleven. They're a shelled slug-like race that comes to Earth to multiply, as they like the warm climate in the sewers. However, if any single one of them is killed, the victim will vomit on the killer. The vomit then permanently marks the killer down to their DNA as a target of revenge for the entire race due the race being a psychically linked HiveMind. They're so bad that Kay was willing get stung by one and swell up and turn the color of rotten eggplant for a week to avoid their wrath. As Kay describes to Agent J after he killed one of them:
-->'''Kay:''' Skralldians possess a hive mentality. They're psychically linked. They saw what you did. They know what you look like. They know where you live. All of them.... Listen, Slick. This is a whole planet of dudes dedicated to your demise. Four billion assassins locked on to your DNA, thinking about you every three seconds.


!!''Men in Black'':

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!!''Men in Black'':!!The live-action film:



!!''Other'':
* The animated series has Agent Alpha, a renegade who decided that he wanted to become the ultimate lifeform by [[AppendageAssimilation hacking off alien limbs]] and [[OrganTheft ripping out their organs]] to graft to himself. He's basically a ''serial killer'' with all sorts of alien powers... scary in itself, before you see what he [[BodyHorror really looks like]]...
** Even worse, he's a recurring villain, and a big contender for the series' BigBad. So of course, he is still running around harvesting organs. Each subsequent appearance [[BodyHorror he becomes more and more inhuman in appearance, until he looks absolutely nothing like he did in his first appearance, with the only thing left of him being his brain.]]

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!!''Other'':
* The
!!The animated series has series:
*
Agent Alpha, a renegade who decided that he wanted to become the ultimate lifeform by [[AppendageAssimilation hacking off alien limbs]] and [[OrganTheft ripping out their organs]] to graft to himself. He's basically a ''serial killer'' with all sorts of alien powers... scary in itself, before you see what he [[BodyHorror really looks like]]...
** Even worse, he's a recurring villain, and a big contender for the series' BigBad. So of course, he is still running around harvesting organs. Each subsequent appearance [[BodyHorror he becomes more and more inhuman in appearance, until he looks absolutely nothing like he did in his first appearance, with the only thing left of him being his brain.]]]]
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!!''General'':
* Some of the alien designs can, in general, be rather unsettling, especially when they look more only slightly inhuman shaped, or are shedding a human disguise.


!!''Men in Black 2'':
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* The infamous BalloonBelly scene from the opening of the second film. Silly? Oh yes. But now take a moment to imagine not only being swallowed alive, but crushed down to not even half your size in the process. Let's be thankful this happened to a would-be rapist of all people.
** The poor guy's "Hey what the-" followed by his scream of terror didn't help.
** And Serleena just happily rests a hand over her gigantic belly, picking at her teeth with her other one. For us it's like eating a good Christmas dinner, only she just ate a human being alive and is visibly blissful from a good meal. Her stomach's gurgling from digestion makes it even worse.
* Jeff the Worm, both before and after he swallows Serleena.
!!''Men in Black 3'':
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* Boris has tiny, knife like killer parasites, murders his girlfriend for no reason at all, and can erase you from time.
** [[spoiler: [[TheWormThatWalks Go ahead...]] [[NightmareFace arrest]] [[BodyHorror me.]]]]

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!!''Men in Black 2'':
[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/jeff.jpg]]
* The infamous BalloonBelly scene from the opening of the second film. Silly? Oh yes. But now take a moment to imagine not only being swallowed alive, but crushed down to not even half your size in the process. Let's be thankful this happened to a would-be rapist of all people.
** The poor guy's "Hey what the-" followed by his scream of terror didn't help.
** And Serleena just happily rests a hand over her gigantic belly, picking at her teeth with her other one. For us it's like eating a good Christmas dinner, only she just ate a human being alive and is visibly blissful from a good meal. Her stomach's gurgling from digestion makes it even worse.
* Jeff the Worm, both before and after he swallows Serleena.
!!''Men in Black 3'':
[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/boris_true_form.jpg]]

* Boris has tiny, knife like killer parasites, murders his girlfriend for no reason at all, and can erase you from time.
** [[spoiler: [[TheWormThatWalks Go ahead...]] [[NightmareFace arrest]] [[BodyHorror me.]]]]

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