Cliffhanger Sentence Examples
It was a first truly successful primetime, use of a cliffhanger to keep fans talking all summer.
The final episode was a cliffhanger, which hinted at the possibility that Shannon might be pregnant again.
It doesn't have an ending, it has a cliffhanger.
And of course cliffhanger endings at the end of episodes - So what are those brackets for?
The second was a real cliffhanger with Lewis taking the game 16-14, from a 10-8 deficit.
The ending is a brilliant cliffhanger for the next book - Outcast!
This is the series that invented the season cliffhanger and left the world guessing Who Shot JR?
Computer simulations in this field provide biological insights, and also have spinoffs such as the realistic flock of bats in Cliffhanger.
Dallas was also responsible for introducing a plot twist that would become almost a requirement for nearly all series in the future - the season's end cliffhanger.
Much to everyone's chagrin, the final image of the series was a disturbing and violent cliffhanger which would never be resolved.Advertisement
The end of episode 2 is a good cliffhanger which makes you think is Ace really finished this time!
Yes, there's a massive cliffhanger of an ending.
One great cliffhanger does not a good story make.
I was disappointed when the novel ended on a macabre cliffhanger.
With Dallas, the defining cliffhanger was "Who Shot J.R.?"Advertisement
Each hiatus is usually pre-ceded by a cliffhanger that is resolved when the show returns.
Evening dramas such as Dallas which gave rise to the cliffhanger ('Who Shot J.R.?') and Dynasty which gave rise to the super bitch (Alexis Carrington Colby played deliciously by Joan Collins).
A daytime drama often ends with mini-cliff hangers all week to get you to tune in the next day and end on a larger cliffhanger Friday so that you have to come back on Monday to see what happens.
For months afterwards, the speculation of who shot J.R. grew to a fever pitch and television series discovered the beauty of the cliffhanger.
This cliffhanger demonstrated how Deb/Jane were integrating as one person.Advertisement
Thanks to the Who Shot J.R.? mystery that concluded the 1981 spring season of Dallas and launched the 1981 fall season, the cliffhanger quickly became a plot device in many primetime television shows and was not limited to the genre.
In the late 1970s, the addition of Dallas to the Friday night line up added must-see-television and cliffhanger to the lexicon of the television viewer with the 1981 "Who Shot J.R.?" storyline.
It's not only a way to wrap up the past season, but a way to also throw out fodder for the next season in the form a cliffhanger.