Wednesday 12 December 2018

Wait, I can explain! 13 hatefully annoying plot devices in film

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A man with his head stuck in a clapboard
A man with his head stuck in a clapboard

By Edd Dracott, Press Association

Sometimes on a trip to the movies the best that can be said for a film is it didn’t make you cringe too much, but it’s always the same cliches that let films down.

Reddit user TheHooligan95 asked their fellows to share the plot devices they “hate with a burning passion”, and here are 13 of the most popular responses – see if there’s some you recognise.

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Indiana Jones Fight GIF - Find & Share on GIPHY

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Waiting Gif GIF - Find & Share on GIPHY

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Season 6 Episode 25 GIF - Find & Share on GIPHY

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Simon Gibson Math GIF by Originals - Find & Share on GIPHY

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Comments Pics GIF - Find & Share on GIPHY

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Monty Python Fight GIF - Find & Share on GIPHY

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Skyfall GIF - Find & Share on GIPHY

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Luke Skywalker GIF by Star Wars - Find & Share on GIPHY

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Sick Ben Stiller GIF - Find & Share on GIPHY

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Star Wars Laughing GIF - Find & Share on GIPHY

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Angry John Locke GIF by hero0fwar - Find & Share on GIPHY

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Relax GIF - Find & Share on GIPHY

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