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** How about Kate's ''former student'', Linda, now threatening to kill her?!

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** How about Kate's ''former student'', Linda, [[UsedToBeaSweetKid Linda]], now threatening to kill her?!


** "It's so hot, Sam, but I feel so cold..."
** "I can fix that."

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** "It's Kate returns to the ruins of the Green Lake Town after twenty years of robbing and killing across the state of Texas. As she trudges through the dried up lake bed, she laments that [[TheMourningAfter she still misses him badly]].
-->"It's
so hot, Sam, but I feel so cold..."
** Right after that, Kate sees a vision of Sam and feels like he's hugging her, telling her [[{{Catchphrase}} "I can fix that."that"]], and feels warm again.



*** In the book, Katherine finds Sam with his donkey, May Lou, and warns them that the town wants him hanged for their kiss. He is forced to leave Mary Lou behind, as Katherine says that she would only slow them down. [[HopeSpot Despite giving up Mary Lou, they get into Sam's boat and Sam starts rowing as fast as he can. Then Trout's boat comes through...]]
*** The film is just as heartbreaking, especially if you were watching this as a kid. The events of the book revolving around the school and mayor are the same, but Katherine sees Sam out on the lake in his boat, Mary Lou dead on the ground. The camera keeps going from her perspective, Sam's boat, and Trout's boat with the music playing until Trout shoots. Katherine's cries of agony are heartbreaking. The worst part, Katherine was never able to get to Sam in time and NeverGotToSayGoodbye.
** In the film version of Kate starting her killing spree by killing the crooked sheriff, we have Kate's demeanor after she shoots him. She went in trying to look as deceptively pretty and sweet as possible, but the moment she pulls the trigger, the look in her eyes can only be described as "empty".

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*** In the book, Katherine finds Sam with his donkey, May Mary Lou, and warns them him that the town wants him hanged killed for their kiss.kissing her. He is forced to leave Mary Lou behind, as Katherine says that she would only slow them down. [[HopeSpot Despite giving up Mary Lou, they get into Sam's boat and Sam starts rowing as fast as he can. Then Trout's boat comes through...]]
*** The film is just as heartbreaking, especially if you were watching this as a kid. The events of the book revolving around the school getting burnt down and mayor the sheriff refusing to help are the same, but Katherine sees Sam out on the lake in his boat, Mary Lou dead on the ground. The camera keeps going from her perspective, Sam's boat, and Trout's boat with the music playing until Trout shoots. Katherine's cries of agony are heartbreaking. The worst part, Katherine was never able to get to Sam in time and NeverGotToSayGoodbye.
** In the film version of Kate starting her killing spree by killing the crooked sheriff, we have Kate's demeanor after she shoots him. She went in trying to look as goes in, looking deceptively pretty and sweet as possible, sweet, but the moment she pulls the trigger, the look in her eyes can only be described as "empty".[[DullEyesOfUnhappiness "empty"]].



* There's also a happy one at the end when [[spoiler: it finally rains at Camp Green Lake and everyone (except the villains) celebrates]].

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* There's also a happy one at the end when [[spoiler: it [[spoiler:it finally rains at Camp Green Lake and everyone (except the villains) celebrates]].



* It's hard not to feel even just a little sorry for the warden when she [[spoiler:begs to see the contents of the briefcase]]. She had literally built up her whole life around finding it, and the lengths she went to demonstrate how consumed she was. She looks genuinely heartbroken and defeated to find that it was all for nothing. Even sadder is that this wasn't originally ''her'' quest; her ''grandfather'' basically forced her to adopt this obsession from childhood, never giving her a chance to find her own purpose in life. And now the only purpose she ''did'' have has just evaporated into thin air.

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* It's hard not to feel even just a little sorry for the warden Warden when she [[spoiler:begs to see the contents of the briefcase]]. She had literally built up her whole life around finding it, and the lengths she went to demonstrate how consumed she was. She looks genuinely heartbroken and defeated to find that it was all for nothing. Even sadder is that this wasn't originally ''her'' quest; her ''grandfather'' basically forced her to adopt this obsession from childhood, never giving her a chance to find her own purpose in life. And now the only purpose she ''did'' have has just evaporated into thin air.



* The movie showcases when [[spoiler: Zero finally reveals to Stanley that he was the one who stole the sneakers and inadvertently lead to him getting sent to Camp Green Lake]]. It's shown through the way he talks that he feels shame and regret, especially since [[spoiler: Stanley's the only friend he's ever had]]. Made worse is that [[spoiler: Zero]] makes it clear that [[spoiler: he didn't steal the shoes out of pettiness..but because of being an orphan boy, he didn't think of them as nothing more but normal shoes]].

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* The movie showcases when [[spoiler: When Zero finally reveals to Stanley that he [[spoiler:he was the one who stole the sneakers Clyde Livingston's shoes and inadvertently lead to him got Stanley getting sent to Camp Green Lake]]. It's In the movie especially, it's shown through the way he talks that he feels a lot of shame and regret, especially since [[spoiler: Stanley's [[spoiler:Stanley's the only friend he's ever had]]. Made What's worse is that [[spoiler: Zero]] [[spoiler:Zero]] makes it clear that [[spoiler: he [[spoiler:he didn't steal the shoes out of pettiness..greed and pettiness, but because of being an orphan boy, he was broke and homeless and desperately needed new shoes and didn't think know of them as nothing more but normal shoes]].their importance]].

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* Poor Katherine and Sam.
** "It's so hot, Sam, but I feel so cold..."
** "I can fix that."
** The film version of [[spoiler:Kate's death]]. In the book, [[spoiler:the lizard just jumps out, bites her and leaves]]. In the film, she [[spoiler:picks up the lizard and puts it to her arm, [[DrivenToSuicide prompting it to bite her]]]]. [[WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds Can you really blame her?]]
** Sam's death. Both the book and film versions are tragic:
*** In the book, Katherine finds Sam with his donkey, May Lou, and warns them that the town wants him hanged for their kiss. He is forced to leave Mary Lou behind, as Katherine says that she would only slow them down. [[HopeSpot Despite giving up Mary Lou, they get into Sam's boat and Sam starts rowing as fast as he can. Then Trout's boat comes through...]]
*** The film is just as heartbreaking, especially if you were watching this as a kid. The events of the book revolving around the school and mayor are the same, but Katherine sees Sam out on the lake in his boat, Mary Lou dead on the ground. The camera keeps going from her perspective, Sam's boat, and Trout's boat with the music playing until Trout shoots. Katherine's cries of agony are heartbreaking. The worst part, Katherine was never able to get to Sam in time and NeverGotToSayGoodbye.
** In the film version of Kate starting her killing spree by killing the crooked sheriff, we have Kate's demeanor after she shoots him. She went in trying to look as deceptively pretty and sweet as possible, but the moment she pulls the trigger, the look in her eyes can only be described as "empty".
** When Trout threatens to make her wish she was dead if she doesn't tell him where her loot is buried, Kate simply says she's wished she was dead for years. There is ''nothing'' they can do to her, because the day Sam died, they took everything that mattered.
** How about Kate's ''former student'', Linda, now threatening to kill her?!
** Even the way she delivers her FamousLastWords, "Start digging, Trout," is sad. While it's awesome to hear Katherine get the last laugh, she just sounds so ''broken''. She can't even really enjoy her victory because without Sam, what's the point?
* There's also a happy one at the end when [[spoiler: it finally rains at Camp Green Lake and everyone (except the villains) celebrates]].
* Only six months before the film's release, Scott Plank (Trout's actor) died from injuries sustained in a car accident. It's sad watching this film knowing that it was his final role.
* It's hard not to feel even just a little sorry for the warden when she [[spoiler:begs to see the contents of the briefcase]]. She had literally built up her whole life around finding it, and the lengths she went to demonstrate how consumed she was. She looks genuinely heartbroken and defeated to find that it was all for nothing. Even sadder is that this wasn't originally ''her'' quest; her ''grandfather'' basically forced her to adopt this obsession from childhood, never giving her a chance to find her own purpose in life. And now the only purpose she ''did'' have has just evaporated into thin air.
* When Squid catches Stanley writing to his parents, he mocks him about it. When Stanley tells him he doesn't want them to worry, Squid bitterly tells him that his parents are probably glad to be rid of him and dumps the letter in the trash. Later on, we find out that his mom is an alcoholic and his dad walked out on him.
* The movie showcases when [[spoiler: Zero finally reveals to Stanley that he was the one who stole the sneakers and inadvertently lead to him getting sent to Camp Green Lake]]. It's shown through the way he talks that he feels shame and regret, especially since [[spoiler: Stanley's the only friend he's ever had]]. Made worse is that [[spoiler: Zero]] makes it clear that [[spoiler: he didn't steal the shoes out of pettiness..but because of being an orphan boy, he didn't think of them as nothing more but normal shoes]].
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