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'''''Freaky''''' is a New Zealand series. It's a live-action kid's show, compared in Wiki/TheOtherWiki to a kid's-grade ''[[Series/TheTwilightZone Twilight Zone]]''. (Or, a Kiwi version of ''Series/AreYouAfraidOfTheDark'' or ''{{Series/Goosebumps}}''.) Set in standard places such as a mall, at home, or at school, each episode starts with a normal person going about their routine and then everything quickly turning ''weird''.

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'''''Freaky''''' is a New Zealand series. It's a live-action kid's show, compared in Wiki/TheOtherWiki to a kid's-grade ''[[Series/TheTwilightZone ''[[Series/TheTwilightZone1959 Twilight Zone]]''. (Or, a Kiwi version of ''Series/AreYouAfraidOfTheDark'' or ''{{Series/Goosebumps}}''.) Set in standard places such as a mall, at home, or at school, each episode starts with a normal person going about their routine and then everything quickly turning ''weird''.


* AnimateInanimateObject: "Signs". [[CaptainObvious Guess what moves]].

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* AnimateInanimateObject: "Signs". [[CaptainObvious Guess what moves]].moves.


* BewareOfHitchhingGhosts: Played with in "Hitcher". Picking up hitchhikers while driving at night never seems like a good idea. Especially when the hitchhiker tells creepy ghost stories. Maybe Dad and Michael will have the last laugh when they share a story of their own...

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* BewareOfHitchhingGhosts: BewareOfHitchhikingGhosts: Played with in "Hitcher". Picking up hitchhikers while driving at night never seems like a good idea. Especially when the hitchhiker tells creepy ghost stories. Maybe Dad and Michael will have the last laugh when they share a story of their own...

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* BewareOfHitchhingGhosts: Played with in "Hitcher". Picking up hitchhikers while driving at night never seems like a good idea. Especially when the hitchhiker tells creepy ghost stories. Maybe Dad and Michael will have the last laugh when they share a story of their own...

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* ClothesMakeTheSuperman: In "Costume", a kid acquires a pink superhero costume that bestows real superpowers on him. Until it shrinks in the wash, that is.


* TrappedInTVLand: A girl with problems at home gets sucked into a TV where she finds she is part of a perfect DomCom family. She soon learns that TV perfection is not without its drawbacks.

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* TrappedInTVLand: A In "Sitcom", a girl with problems at home gets sucked into a TV where she finds she is part of a perfect DomCom family. She soon learns that TV perfection is not without its drawbacks.


* SwallowedWhole: A boy loves swimming, so he jumps into the pool, is somehow transported into prehistoric times then gets back to present day time. He decides to jump into the pool ''again'' using the diving board (as he thinks it's safe to go back to the water now) [[spoiler: It isn't. It's now inhabited by a ''giant'' aquatic dinosaur that eats him in one bite]] '''CHOMP'''

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* SuddenlyShouting: In "Braces":
-->'''Nathan:''' How about I give you five bucks, and you let me get to class?
-->'''Bully:''' How about I... TELL EVERYONE THAT YOU'RE TRYING TO BRIBE ME!
* SwallowedWhole: A boy loves swimming, so he jumps into the pool, on a waterslide, is somehow transported into prehistoric times then gets back to present day time. He decides to jump into the pool ''again'' using the diving board (as he thinks it's safe to go back to the water now) [[spoiler: It isn't. It's now inhabited by a ''giant'' aquatic dinosaur that eats him in one bite]] '''CHOMP'''

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* PunctuatedForEmphasis: In "Dog":
-->"Okay, you've taken it too far. The joke's over. Let. Me. In. Now!"
-->"I! Am not! An animal! I'm a human being!"

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* DisproportionateRetribution: Does delivering unwanted junk mail really warrant the delivery boy [[spoiler:being transformed into a picture in one of the catalogues]]? Sure, there was a 'No Junk Mail' sticker on the letter box, but still...

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* AlmightyJanitor: A troublemaking student discovers too late that the school caretaker is some kind of supernatural being who commands an army of floor buffers. [[spoiler:Said troublemaker ends up a permanent stain on the floor of the school gym]].


* TrappedInTVLand

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* TrappedInTVLandTrappedInTVLand: A girl with problems at home gets sucked into a TV where she finds she is part of a perfect DomCom family. She soon learns that TV perfection is not without its drawbacks.


'''''Freaky''''' is a New Zealand series. It's a live-action kid's show, compared in TheOtherWiki to a kid's-grade ''[[Series/TheTwilightZone Twilight Zone]]''. (Or, a Kiwi version of ''Series/AreYouAfraidOfTheDark'' or ''{{Series/Goosebumps}}''.) Set in standard places such as a mall, at home, or at school, each episode starts with a normal person going about their routine and then everything quickly turning ''weird''.

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'''''Freaky''''' is a New Zealand series. It's a live-action kid's show, compared in TheOtherWiki Wiki/TheOtherWiki to a kid's-grade ''[[Series/TheTwilightZone Twilight Zone]]''. (Or, a Kiwi version of ''Series/AreYouAfraidOfTheDark'' or ''{{Series/Goosebumps}}''.) Set in standard places such as a mall, at home, or at school, each episode starts with a normal person going about their routine and then everything quickly turning ''weird''.


* SwallowedWhole: A boy loves swimming, so he jumps into the pool, is somehow transported into prehistoric times then gets back to present day time. He decides to jump into the pool ''again'' using the diving board (as he thinks it's safer to swim now) [[spoiler: It isn't. It's now inhabited by a ''giant'' aquatic dinosaur that eats him in one bite]] '''CHOMP'''

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* SwallowedWhole: A boy loves swimming, so he jumps into the pool, is somehow transported into prehistoric times then gets back to present day time. He decides to jump into the pool ''again'' using the diving board (as he thinks it's safer safe to swim go back to the water now) [[spoiler: It isn't. It's now inhabited by a ''giant'' aquatic dinosaur that eats him in one bite]] '''CHOMP'''

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'''''Freaky''''' is a New Zealand series. It's a live-action kid's show, compared in TheOtherWiki to a kid's-grade ''[[Series/TheTwilightZone Twilight Zone]]''. (Or, a Kiwi version of ''Series/AreYouAfraidOfTheDark'' or ''{{Series/Goosebumps}}''.) Set in standard places such as a mall, at home, or at school, each episode starts with a normal person going about their routine and then everything quickly turning ''weird''.

!!This series exhibits the following tropes:

* AnimateInanimateObject: "Signs". [[CaptainObvious Guess what moves]].
* DemonicDummy: It goes as far as [[spoiler:turning its owner into a second doll. A poster of him can be seen flapping from a telephone pole.]]
* EvilElevator: Variation of this, where the elevator is bedecked with a host of traps to obliterate anyone unfortunate to tick off its operator. This manifests in a series of levels that are all potentially fatal, and may as a whole be never-ending.
* HeWhoFightsMonsters: One episode had a bullied kid be given a super-suit that gave him powers. He ended up worse than the bullies, only to be faced down at the end by one of the kids he'd bullied - she has an even more powerful suit.
* SwallowedWhole: A boy loves swimming, so he jumps into the pool, is somehow transported into prehistoric times then gets back to present day time. He decides to jump into the pool ''again'' using the diving board (as he thinks it's safer to swim now) [[spoiler: It isn't. It's now inhabited by a ''giant'' aquatic dinosaur that eats him in one bite]] '''CHOMP'''
* TestedOnHumans: In one episode, a girl objects to the 'cruelty' that comes from running rats in a maze. Her science teacher and the other male student scoff at this and begin to ''eat'' the rats in the maze. Mortified, the girl runs for her life, only to find that [[spoiler: the doors are not real and she cannot open them.]] When the girl is cornered by the teacher and student, she is [[spoiler: lifted into the air by a giant green hand. It turns out that the school is actually a maze, with 3 aliens studing the students... [[HereWeGoAgain including a female one that objects to the cruelty of running humans through the maze]].]]
* TrappedInTVLand
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