Big screen cliffhangers
date back to the silent film era when a serial called The Perils of Pauline had audiences perpetually anxious about the fate of the drama queen in the title.
Counting down the top 100, the three episodes list the number of cliffhangers
the characters have enjoyed, signalled by the familiar drum roll, which insiders at the BBC refer to as the "doof doofs".
I think the cliffhanger
pleases a lot of people, and I think it's nice to return to that.
takes its name from the guest trombonist Wycliffe Gordon, who plays on this one track.
The bookmaker took bets on who was going kill Coronation Street character Charlie Stubbs after assuming that scriptwriters would make the story a "who shot JR Ewing"-style cliffhanger
It pulls no punches, gives no easy answers, and ends with a shocking cliffhanger
that will leave you counting the days until the final book.
With three stars of ``Desperate Housewives'' competing for a best actress statuette, the cliffhanger
possibilities for Sunday's Emmy Awards telecast are juicier than they have been in years.
Every chapter ends with a cliffhanger
, just like the good old days, but this is a smooth, intelligent story, and not the herky-jerky schlock we're sadly used to in the adventure genre.
The episode, the first of the 10th series of Friends, follows on from last year's cliffhanger
when Rachel and Joey kissed for the first time.
Rocket scientist Hickam, best known for Rocket Boys, skillfully turns almost every chapter into a cliffhanger
Anyway, the Zul/Salmah union - inspired by Lorca's ``Blood Wedding''- culminates in a first-act cliffhanger
IT has been the greatest Coronation Street cliffhanger
of them all - who will survive Richard Hillman's death plunge into the Weatherfield Canal?
the 1981 "Dallas" cliffhanger
that had millions wondering if long-suffering wife Sue Ellen Ewing (Linda Gray), one of myriad suspects, had attempted to murder her philandering oil tycoon husband J.
But one warning - the episode cliffhanger
will ave you gnashing your teeth in frustration.
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