- In Firing Range, the inventor is killed when his empathic tank senses fear in him, triggering its attack.
- In the Armen Film Animated Shorts Who Will Tell A Fable? the king's attempts to con his people out of their land by promising half his kingdom to someone who could tell a story he wouldn't believe, and taking all their possessions if they fail, ends up getting tricked into by the young boy into either giving him half the kingdom for a claimed debt, or not believing him and giving him half the kingdom.
- In Pleasant Goat and Big Big Wolf, Martial Wolf tells his pack to starve themselves so that they can become thin enough to enter Goat Village. They all starve to death.
Hoist By His Own Petard / Eastern Animation