- The nuclear war is rather jarring (somehow the primitive effects make it worse in an Uncanny Valley way), plus at the end we're treated to a sped up scene of a Morlock decaying rapidly.
- None of the Eloi lifting a finger to help Weena as she's drowning. They don't see the point, not even Weena (who wonders why George even bothered to).
- The Jump Scare when we first see the Morlocks has chilled the blood of more than a few viewers over the years. The masters of the Eloi, a race of vicious cannibalistic apes.
- How do the Morlocks get the Eloi into the tunnels in the film? By conditioning them to come to them by playing an air raid siren Pied Piper style.
Nightmare Fuel / The Time Machine (1960)