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%%* AssholeVictim: Foster Brenner, as it would suggest.

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%%* * AssholeVictim: Foster Brenner, as it would suggest.suggest. [[spoiler: His own daughter planned his whole demise simply because he refused to allow her a job working on his pictures, yet he turned her away every time.]] Also, the police force seems very dismissive of his own death, as they never put in any real work into simple questioning over their most likely suspects or check all the surveillance cameras.



%%* DaChief: The Police Captain

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%%* * CarFu: The Spectre uses a car to crush one of his targets.
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DaChief: The Police CaptainCaptain, whose sole scene is lecturing Corrigan on his bad reputation.



* DeathGlare: The Spectre's default expression is a cold stare into the soul.



%%* DisposableLoveInterest: [[spoiler:She is guilty.]]

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%%* * DisposableLoveInterest: [[spoiler:She [[spoiler: Aimee; however, she is guilty.]]]]
* EverythingsBetterWithMonkeys: The Spectre summons ''King Kong'' to squish a criminal to death.


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* GreenAndMean: The Spectre has a SicklyGreenGlow to emphasis his otherworldly dread.


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* InTheHood: The Spectre's trademark green hood is the most identifiable part to him.


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* PetTheDog: Despite his nasty reputation, Brenner's butler seemed to be the only person the man ever respected during his lifetime.
* PoliceAreUseless: The whole reason why The Spectre is involved is because the police force failed to catch some small time criminals.


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* SecretTestOfCharacter: [[spoiler: It's strongly hinted that Jim Corrigan was testing his ex-girlfriend Aimee during their alone time together to see if she was truly an innocent victim like she claimed or truly undeniably evil the entire time. Ultimately, she shows her true colors when she attempts to murder the detective to cover her crimes.]]


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* SitcomArchNemesis: One of the homicide detectives has a petty rivalry with Jim.


''DC Showcase: The Spectre'' is a ComicBook/DCComics short film about ComicBook/TheSpectre.

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''DC Showcase: The Spectre'' is a ComicBook/DCComics Creator/DCComics short film about ComicBook/TheSpectre.



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''DC Showcase: The Spectre'' is a ComicBook/DCComics short film about ComicBook/TheSpectre.

Jim Corrigan (Creator/GaryCole) is a private detective investigating a murder mystery. Secretly, he's the Spectre, a phantom of vengeance, seeking to bring justice to those guilty of crimes.

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* DeadAllAlong: [[spoiler: Corrigan]] is revealed to be the Spectre at the end.
* DeathOfAThousandCuts: [[spoiler: The Spectre traps Aimee in a tornado of 100 dollar bills and makes them both completely rigid and razor sharp. She quickly dies in a bloody mess.]]
%%* DisposableLoveInterest: [[spoiler: She is guilty.]]

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* DeadAllAlong: [[spoiler: Corrigan]] [[spoiler:Corrigan]] is revealed to be the Spectre at the end.
* DeathOfAThousandCuts: [[spoiler: The [[spoiler:The Spectre traps Aimee in a tornado of 100 dollar bills and makes them both completely rigid and razor sharp. She quickly dies in a bloody mess.]]
%%* DisposableLoveInterest: [[spoiler: She [[spoiler:She is guilty.]]



* ShootingSuperman: [[spoiler: Aimee]] fires several shots into Jim and they go straight through him. Then [[spoiler:she]] throws the gun at him and it goes through him as well.

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* ShootingSuperman: [[spoiler: Aimee]] [[spoiler:Aimee]] fires several shots into Jim and they go straight through him. Then [[spoiler:she]] throws the gun at him and it goes through him as well.


* ArtShift[=/=]{{Retraux}}: Includes effects to suggest an old movie.



%%* DeadAllAlong

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%%* DeadAllAlong* DeadAllAlong: [[spoiler: Corrigan]] is revealed to be the Spectre at the end.



%%* GoodIsNotNice: [[spoiler:Does he have to kill them?]]
* {{Greed}}: Why else does Aimee do what she does?
%%* HollywoodCalifornia: The setting

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%%* * GoodIsNotNice: [[spoiler:Does he have to kill them?]]
Rather than aid the police investigation, [[spoiler: the Spectre]] executes them.
* {{Greed}}: Why else does Aimee do what she does?
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The motivation for all the villains. They conspired to make money then screwed each other over to keep more for themselves. One that was completely cut out of the deal killed for it.
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HollywoodCalifornia: The settingsetting takes place in Hollywood, as the closing narration notes it's a place that brings out the worst in people.



%%* PayEvilUntoEvil

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%%* PayEvilUntoEvil* PayEvilUntoEvil: The Spectre's M.O. Execute the guilty.



* {{Retraux}}: Visual effects are used to suggest an old movie.



** The second is killed by [[Literature/Christine his own car, driving on its own, after it rebuilt itself from a crash]].

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** The second is killed by [[Literature/Christine [[{{Literature/Christine}} his own car, driving on its own, after it rebuilt itself from a crash]].



%%* SkunkStripe: Jim Corrigan

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%%* * SkunkStripe: Jim CorriganCorrigan has a single white streak through his hair.


** [[spoiler: The first target, a special effects artist, is killed by a giant King Kong puppet.]]

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** [[spoiler: ** The first target, a special effects artist, is [[spoiler: killed by a giant King Kong puppet.]]]]
** The second is killed by [[Literature/Christine his own car, driving on its own, after it rebuilt itself from a crash]].

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* BigBad: [[spoiler:Aimee Brenner]] masterminded the murder.


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* ProtagonistTitle: ''The Spectre''.


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* GenreThrowback: To 60s/70s style horror like ''RosemarysBaby'' and ''Film/TheExorcist'' ''and'' detective/crime movies like ''Film/DirtyHarry''.

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* GenreThrowback: To 60s/70s style horror like ''RosemarysBaby'' ''Film/RosemarysBaby'' and ''Film/TheExorcist'' ''and'' detective/crime movies like ''Film/DirtyHarry''.


* GenreThrowback: To 60s/70s style horror like ''RosemarysBaby'' and ''Film/TheExorcist'' ''and'' detective/crime movies like ''DirtyHarry''.

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* GenreThrowback: To 60s/70s style horror like ''RosemarysBaby'' and ''Film/TheExorcist'' ''and'' detective/crime movies like ''DirtyHarry''.''Film/DirtyHarry''.


** [[spoiler: The first target,a special effects artist, is killed by a giant King Kong puppet.]]

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** [[spoiler: The first target,a target, a special effects artist, is killed by a giant King Kong puppet.]]


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* AssholeVictim: Foster Brenner, as it would suggest.
* BeautyMark: Aimee Brenner
* DaChief: The Police Captain
* DeadAllAlong

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* %%* AssholeVictim: Foster Brenner, as it would suggest.
* %%* BeautyMark: Aimee Brenner
* %%* DaChief: The Police Captain
* %%* DeadAllAlong



* DisposableLoveInterest: [[spoiler: She is guilty.]]

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* %%* DisposableLoveInterest: [[spoiler: She is guilty.]]



* GoodIsNotNice: [[spoiler:Does he have to kill them?]]

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* %%* GoodIsNotNice: [[spoiler:Does he have to kill them?]]



* HollywoodCalifornia: The setting

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* %%* HollywoodCalifornia: The setting



* PayEvilUntoEvil

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* %%* PayEvilUntoEvil



* SkunkStripe: Jim Corrigan

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* %%* SkunkStripe: Jim Corrigan


* BlondesAreEvil: [[spoiler:Aimee paid off a couple of people to kill her own father.]]


* ArtShift: Includes effects to suggest an old movie.

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* ArtShift: ArtShift[=/=]{{Retraux}}: Includes effects to suggest an old movie.


* DisposableLoveInterest:[[spoiler: She is guilty.]]

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* DisposableLoveInterest:[[spoiler: DisposableLoveInterest: [[spoiler: She is guilty.]]



* ShoutOut: Some of the puppets resemble ''Film/{{Nosferatu}}'' and [[Film/TheExorcist the possessed girl)]].

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* ShoutOut: Some of the puppets resemble ''Film/{{Nosferatu}}'' and [[Film/TheExorcist the possessed girl)]].girl]].


** NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: He also bares a striking resemblance to Tom Savini.

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** NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: He also bares a striking resemblance to Tom Savini.Creator/TomSavini.

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