1. Parents just don't understand: Yes, no matter how crazy or odd the behavior of their children becomes, these horror parents just refuse to care, say, or do anything about it. In severe cases the statement "He/she must be on drugs!" is often spoken.
2. We travel in packs! Whether monster or slasher, the fodder must consist of a group no smaller than six members of either friends, family, or tourists. Another characteristic of this cliche is that the members must consist of all ranges of gender, race, and stereotypes.
3. Arise ye Baddie! Our beloved baddie has just had a bridge collapse on him...
Ronnie is distraught when his mother, Suleka, suddenly goes missing and then mysteriously turns up in a hospital. Soon, Suleka dies in a ritual killing, with more deaths pointing to a series of past murders that stopped 28 years prior.