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Monsters do not just make us scream. Sometimes, they make us cry...

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Monsters do not don't just make us scream. Sometimes, they make us cry...



* When Sulley accidentally scares Boo. The look on her little face is so heartbreaking... like her world has just fallen apart. And ''Sulley's'' [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone reaction]], as he realizes through Boo's trauma just how he has been appearing to ''so many children'' in the past, and just what a terrible thing it is to be "Top Scarer".

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* When Sulley accidentally scares Boo. The look on her little face is so heartbreaking... like her world has just fallen apart. And ''Sulley's'' [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone reaction]], as he realizes through Boo's trauma just how he has he's been appearing to ''so many children'' in the past, and just what a terrible thing it is to be "Top Scarer".



** One of the most striking things about Sulley scaring Boo is how different her reaction is from what the scarers are trained to expect; the difference between her reaction and the robotic child's cartoonishly simplistic one perfectly shows how the monsters just do not see what they're really doing when they scare children. Also notable is that Boo ''does not'' actually scream; it is not just drowned out by by the robot child (the lights do not flicker like they do when she genuinely screams), she is too paralyzed with shock and terror even to scream, and all she can do is cry at the betrayal.
** If Boo crying after Sulley accidentally scared her was not enough, Randy Newman's score includes a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UYG-n0Oztrs somber reprise]] of her {{leitmotif}} from the earlier scene of Sulley trying to get her to sleep.

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** One of the most striking things about Sulley scaring Boo is how different her reaction is from what the scarers are trained to expect; the difference between her reaction and the robotic child's cartoonishly simplistic one perfectly shows how the monsters just do not don't see what they're really doing when they scare children. Also notable is that Boo ''does not'' ''doesn't'' actually scream; it is it's not just drowned out by by the robot child (the lights do not don't flicker like they do when she genuinely screams), she is too paralyzed paralysed with shock and terror even to scream, and all she can do is cry at the betrayal.
** If Boo crying after Sulley accidentally scared her was not wasn't enough, Randy Newman's score includes a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UYG-n0Oztrs somber sombre reprise]] of her {{leitmotif}} from the earlier scene of Sulley trying to get her to sleep.



** If you look closely at one point, [[EyeTwitch his eye very subtly twitches]] as [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone the realization hits him]] and he looks as if he is ready to burst into tears himself.

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** If you look closely at one point, [[EyeTwitch his eye very subtly twitches]] as [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone the realization hits him]] and he looks as if he is he's ready to burst into tears himself.



** This becomes even more painful if you've seen ''WesternAnimation/MonstersUniversity'' and how hard and long it actually took for them to reach their dream of becoming scarers. Especially with the teasing and put downs by both students and teachers Mike had to suffer with in college because he was not good enough to be a scarer no matter how hard he worked at it. To Mike, Sulley was back to being that jerk back in college that cared about no one but himself.

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** This becomes even more painful if you've seen ''WesternAnimation/MonstersUniversity'' and how hard and long it actually took for them to reach their dream of becoming scarers. Especially with the teasing and put downs by both students and teachers Mike had to suffer with in college because he was not wasn't good enough to be a scarer no matter how hard he worked at it. To Mike, Sulley was back to being that jerk back in college that cared about no one but himself.



* Depending on your point of view, Mr. Waternoose is this if you see him as a JerkassWoobie. He was only driven to villainy out of desperation to keep Monsters, Inc. afloat in the midst of the energy crisis and became so determined that he was even willing to be Randall's henchman. It can be quite heartbreaking seeing him carried away by the CDA accusing Sulley to be the cause of the energy crisis and that the Monsters, Inc. will be closed forever thanks to him.

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* Depending on your point of view, Mr. Waternoose is this if you see him as a JerkassWoobie. He was only driven to villainy out of desperation to keep Monsters, Inc. afloat in the midst of the energy crisis and became so determined that he was even willing to be Randall's henchman.crisis. It can be quite heartbreaking seeing him carried away by the CDA accusing Sulley to be the cause of the energy crisis and that the Monsters, Inc. will be closed forever thanks to him.



** Even [[TheStoic Roz]] sounds like she does not want to do this.

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** Even [[TheStoic Roz]] sounds like she does not doesn't want to have to do this.


* Depending on your point of view, Mr. Waternoose is this if you see him as a JerkassWoobie. He was only driven to villainy out of desperation to keep Monsters, Inc. afloat in the midst of the energy crisis. It can be quite heartbreaking seeing him carried away by the CDA accusing Sulley to be the cause of the energy crisis and that the Monsters, Inc. will be closed forever thanks to him.

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* Depending on your point of view, Mr. Waternoose is this if you see him as a JerkassWoobie. He was only driven to villainy out of desperation to keep Monsters, Inc. afloat in the midst of the energy crisis.crisis and became so determined that he was even willing to be Randall's henchman. It can be quite heartbreaking seeing him carried away by the CDA accusing Sulley to be the cause of the energy crisis and that the Monsters, Inc. will be closed forever thanks to him.


Monsters don't just make us scream. Sometimes, they make us cry...

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Monsters don't do not just make us scream. Sometimes, they make us cry...



* When Sulley accidentally scares Boo. The look on her little face is so heartbreaking... like her world has just fallen apart. And ''Sulley's'' [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone reaction]], as he realizes through Boo's trauma just how he's been appearing to ''so many children'' in the past, and just what a terrible thing it is to be "Top Scarer".

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* When Sulley accidentally scares Boo. The look on her little face is so heartbreaking... like her world has just fallen apart. And ''Sulley's'' [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone reaction]], as he realizes through Boo's trauma just how he's he has been appearing to ''so many children'' in the past, and just what a terrible thing it is to be "Top Scarer".



** One of the most striking things about Sulley scaring Boo is how different her reaction is from what the scarers are trained to expect; the difference between her reaction and the robotic child's cartoonishly simplistic one perfectly shows how the monsters just don't see what they're really doing when they scare children. Also notable is that Boo ''doesn't'' actually scream; it's not just drowned out by by the robot child (the lights don't flicker like they do when she genuinely screams), she is too paralysed with shock and terror even to scream, and all she can do is cry at the betrayal.
** If Boo crying after Sulley accidentally scared her wasn't enough, Randy Newman's score includes a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UYG-n0Oztrs sombre reprise]] of her {{leitmotif}} from the earlier scene of Sulley trying to get her to sleep.

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** One of the most striking things about Sulley scaring Boo is how different her reaction is from what the scarers are trained to expect; the difference between her reaction and the robotic child's cartoonishly simplistic one perfectly shows how the monsters just don't do not see what they're really doing when they scare children. Also notable is that Boo ''doesn't'' ''does not'' actually scream; it's it is not just drowned out by by the robot child (the lights don't do not flicker like they do when she genuinely screams), she is too paralysed paralyzed with shock and terror even to scream, and all she can do is cry at the betrayal.
** If Boo crying after Sulley accidentally scared her wasn't was not enough, Randy Newman's score includes a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UYG-n0Oztrs sombre somber reprise]] of her {{leitmotif}} from the earlier scene of Sulley trying to get her to sleep.



** If you look closely at one point, [[EyeTwitch his eye very subtly twitches]] as [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone the realization hits him]] and he looks as if he's ready to burst into tears himself.

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** If you look closely at one point, [[EyeTwitch his eye very subtly twitches]] as [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone the realization hits him]] and he looks as if he's he is ready to burst into tears himself.



** This becomes even more painful if you've seen ''WesternAnimation/MonstersUniversity'' and how hard and long it actually took for them to reach their dream of becoming scarers. Especially with the teasing and put downs by both students and teachers Mike had to suffer with in college because he wasn't good enough to be a scarer no matter how hard he worked at it. To Mike, Sulley was back to being that jerk back in college that cared about no one but himself.

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** This becomes even more painful if you've seen ''WesternAnimation/MonstersUniversity'' and how hard and long it actually took for them to reach their dream of becoming scarers. Especially with the teasing and put downs by both students and teachers Mike had to suffer with in college because he wasn't was not good enough to be a scarer no matter how hard he worked at it. To Mike, Sulley was back to being that jerk back in college that cared about no one but himself.



** Even [[TheStoic Roz]] sounds like she doesn't want to have to do this.

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** Even [[TheStoic Roz]] sounds like she doesn't does not want to have to do this.


** Mr. Waternoose's arrest can also make you feel bad for Sulley. He [[WhatTheHellHero angrily blames Sulley]] for [[NiceJobBreakingItHero putting the company out of business and dooming the city's energy supply]], and for a while it seems to be true and Sulley clearly feels terrible about it. Luckily, he found a solution.

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** Mr. Waternoose's arrest can also make you feel bad for Sulley. He [[WhatTheHellHero angrily blames Sulley]] for [[NiceJobBreakingItHero putting the company out of business and dooming the city's energy supply]], and for a while it seems to be true and Sulley clearly feels terrible about it. Luckily, [[EurekaMoment he found a solution.solution]].

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** When Sulley looks at the screens and sees Boo's traumatized face and his ferocious snarl, he has a look of horror on his face that says, "Is that what I look like when I do my job?"


** If Boo crying after Sulley accidentally scared her wasn't enough, Randy Newman's score includes a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UYG-n0Oztrs sombre reprise]] of her {{leitmotif}} from the earlier scene of Sully trying to get her to sleep.
** The impact is made a lot stronger by the fact that every time Sully has done a roar up until now, it was a comedic and obviously fake roar that was more silly than scary and helping make the idea of scaring as something that's no big deal. For the first time, we actually see what Sully looks like from the perspective of little children.

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** If Boo crying after Sulley accidentally scared her wasn't enough, Randy Newman's score includes a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UYG-n0Oztrs sombre reprise]] of her {{leitmotif}} from the earlier scene of Sully Sulley trying to get her to sleep.
** The impact is made a lot stronger by the fact that every time Sully Sulley has done a roar up until now, it was a comedic and obviously fake roar that was more silly than scary and helping make the idea of scaring as something that's no big deal. For the first time, we actually see what Sully Sulley looks like from the perspective of little children.



* The shot-for-shot recreation of the SignatureScene from "WesternAnimation/FeedTheKitty", when Sully thinks Boo is being crushed by the trash compactor. Just like the original short, we laugh at the BlackComedy, cry at Sully's trauma and are relieved when the child/kitty are shown to be perfectly fine.

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* The shot-for-shot recreation of the SignatureScene from "WesternAnimation/FeedTheKitty", when Sully Sulley thinks Boo is being crushed by the trash compactor. Just like the original short, we laugh at the BlackComedy, cry at Sully's Sulley's trauma and are relieved when the child/kitty are shown to be perfectly fine.



* Mike's speech after Sully says, "None of it matters."

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* Mike's speech after Sully Sulley says, "None of it matters."



** Take a look at Mike's face after Sully leaves. He looks so guilty about turning his back on Sully, and also a mixture of hurt at being left behind.

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** Take a look at Mike's face after Sully Sulley leaves. He looks so guilty about turning his back on Sully, Sulley, and also a mixture of hurt at being left behind.



-->'''Sully:''' You mean... I can't ever see her again?

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-->'''Sully:''' -->'''Sulley:''' You mean... I can't ever see her again?


** Waternoose's arrest can also make you feel bad for Sulley. He [[WhatTheHellHero angrily blames Sulley]] for [[NiceJobBreakingItHero putting the company out of business and dooming the city's energy supply]], and for a while it seems to be true and Sulley clearly feels terrible about it. Luckily, he found a solution.

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** Mr. Waternoose's arrest can also make you feel bad for Sulley. He [[WhatTheHellHero angrily blames Sulley]] for [[NiceJobBreakingItHero putting the company out of business and dooming the city's energy supply]], and for a while it seems to be true and Sulley clearly feels terrible about it. Luckily, he found a solution.


* Depending on your point of view Waternoose is this if you see him as a JerkassWoobie. He was only driven to villainy out of desperation to keep Monsters, Inc. afloat in the midst of the energy crisis. It can be quite heartbreaking seeing him carried away by the CDA accusing Sulley to be the cause of the energy crisis and that the Monsters, Inc. will be closed forever thanks to him.

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* Depending on your point of view view, Mr. Waternoose is this if you see him as a JerkassWoobie. He was only driven to villainy out of desperation to keep Monsters, Inc. afloat in the midst of the energy crisis. It can be quite heartbreaking seeing him carried away by the CDA accusing Sulley to be the cause of the energy crisis and that the Monsters, Inc. will be closed forever thanks to him.


* Depending on your point of view Waternoose is this if you see him as a JerkassWoobie. He was only driven to villainy out of desperation to keep Monsters, Inc. afloat in the midst of the energy crisis. It can be quite heartbreaking seeing him carried away by the CDA accusing Sullivan to be the cause of the energy crisis and that the Monsters, Inc. will be closed forever thanks to him.

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* Depending on your point of view Waternoose is this if you see him as a JerkassWoobie. He was only driven to villainy out of desperation to keep Monsters, Inc. afloat in the midst of the energy crisis. It can be quite heartbreaking seeing him carried away by the CDA accusing Sullivan Sulley to be the cause of the energy crisis and that the Monsters, Inc. will be closed forever thanks to him.


* Imagine how Boo's parents [[AdultFear must have been feeling the entire time]] Boo was gone. They could have spent the entire movie frantically searching for their lost daughter without a clue on where she is.

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* [[FridgeHorror Imagine how Boo's parents parents]] [[AdultFear must have been feeling the entire time]] Boo was gone. They could have spent the entire movie frantically searching for their lost daughter without a clue on where she is.


-->'''Waternoose:''' I hope you're happy, Sullivan! You destroyed this company. Monsters, Inc. is dead! Where will everybody get their scream now!? The energy crisis will only get worse because of ''you!''

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-->'''Waternoose:''' I hope you're happy, Sullivan! You destroyed this company. Monsters, Inc. is dead! Where will everybody everyone get their scream screams now!? The energy crisis will only get worse worse, because of ''you!''


-->'''Mike:''' We? Whoa-whoa-whoa, ''we?'' There's no "we" this time, pal. [[RealisticDictionIsUnrealistic If-if-if]] you want to go out there and freeze to death, you be my guest. Because you're on your own.

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-->'''Mike:''' We? Whoa-whoa-whoa, ''we?'' There's no "we" this time, pal. [[RealisticDictionIsUnrealistic If-if-if]] If you want to go out there and freeze to death, you be my guest. Because you're on your own.


* When Sulley [[NiceJobBreakingItHero accidentally scares Boo]]. The look on her little face is so heartbreaking... like her world just fell apart. And ''Sulley's'' [[HeelRealization reaction]], as he realizes through Boo's trauma just how he's been appearing to ''so many children'' in the past, and just what a terrible thing it is to be "Top Scarer".

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* When Sulley [[NiceJobBreakingItHero accidentally scares Boo]].Boo. The look on her little face is so heartbreaking... like her world has just fell fallen apart. And ''Sulley's'' [[HeelRealization [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone reaction]], as he realizes through Boo's trauma just how he's been appearing to ''so many children'' in the past, and just what a terrible thing it is to be "Top Scarer".


* Meta example: ''Monsters, Inc.'' is James Coburn's last film appearance before his passing a year later after this film came out. For those who doesn't know who is James Coburn, he's the actor who voices Waternoose. Sad, really.


* Meta example: ''Monsters,' Inc.'' is James Coburn's last film appearance before his passing a year later after this film came out. For those who doesn't know who is James Coburn, he's the actor who voices Waternoose. Sad, really.

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* Meta example: ''Monsters,' ''Monsters, Inc.'' is James Coburn's last film appearance before his passing a year later after this film came out. For those who doesn't know who is James Coburn, he's the actor who voices Waternoose. Sad, really.

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