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Uncomfortable Plot Summaries

137 uncomfortable plot summaries of movies, TV series and books. Some favorites:

  • ALIENS: An unplanned pregnancy leads to complications.
  • DELIVERANCE: Tourists experience local hospitality.
  • DIE HARD: Dysfunctional cop saves marriage by murdering foreign national.
  • GROUNDHOG DAY: Misanthropic creep exploits space/time anomaly to stalk coworker.
  • JURASSIC PARK: Theme park’s grand opening pushed back.
  • KARATE KID: Boy gains acceptance through violence.
  • KILL BILL: Irresponsible mother wants custody of her child.
  • LORD OF THE RINGS: Midget destroys stolen property.
  • MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL: British comedy troupe inadvertently creates language lab for nerds.
  • RED DAWN: Despite shock-and-awe tactics, a superior occupying force is no match for a tenacious sect of terrorist insurgents.
  • RISKY BUSINESS: Privileged rich kid gets everything he wants with no consequences.
  • SCARFACE: Immigrant finds running his own business stressful, dangerous.
  • STAR WARS: A NEW HOPE: Religious extremist terrorists destroy government installation, killing thousands.
  • TERMINATOR: An unplanned pregnancy leads to complications.

(Via Metafilter)

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