Mass Murderers: Profiling Why They.
Nothing happens to either of the two Papa Wolves from "3rd Life" (though they were, if not exactly sympathetic, certainly understandable nor do we ever learn the fate of the second killer family from "Bloodlines." None of these were the primary UnSub, though.Idiosyncratic Episode Naming : Although it may be a stretch to call it a pattern yet, the 100th episode is titled "100 and the 200th is titled "200".This is a show about serial killers after all.Parodied in some other pages where Slick carries Monique but has to put her down and rest.His son seems to think so as well, "no one beats daddy." Emily Prentiss, 'nuff said.However, said woman is also going on a psychotic rampage caused by her grief while the father's subdued reaction is portrayed as more appropriate.They are actually both based on Ted Bundy."Heathridge Manor" - The UnSub's sister ends up succumbing to the same mental illness as her brother, and hallucinates Satan arriving at the house to take her away.Morgan is subjected to Cold-Blooded Torture in "Derek".He quips "You mean try not to deafen you?" Later Morgan does fire his gun in the car, and Prentiss yells at him for blowing out her eardrums.
Ashley Seaver for.J.
This one of the reasons fans enjoyed their relationship, platonic or not.
The UnSub's entire plan pretty much went perfectly, and he obviously didn't care that he was caught in the end, and may have even wanted to get caught, since he likely could have gotten away with it if he had bothered to cover his face.
The UnSub walks over to her with a gun.Hard cut to a scene of the UnSub eating something small and round and white.Old Master : Jason Gideon.In the book Jump Cut, the UnSubs planned on making "the best horror film ever" by using real murders, and were insane enough to believe it will make them rich and famous once they show it at film festivals and the like.They took webcam videos of their deaths, which were then were downloaded and backed up on DVD by the UnSub who used the game to lure them into killing themselves.Less tragically done in the Niblehiem Flash Back (both versions when Cloud carries the wounded Tifa in this fashion to safety after getting the jump on Sephiroth.Tear Your Face Off : The victim in "About Face" is killed this way.It's also embarrassing because of their UST Julius Caesar shows off by carrying his bride Pompeia all twitch plays poker the way from her home on the Palatine to his in the Suburba.Substitute Media Liaison : Jordan Todd.In Angel Wesley does this more times than the titular protagonist.Probably a subtle Ship Tease (the actors said they played to this, while the writers usually deny it).While driving to where the UnSub is, Hotch asks Rossi not to fire his gun in the car.Buffyverse Angel carries Buffy like this in "Halloween" (after a spell causes Buffy to act like a Damsel in Distress while Buffy carries her little sister Dawn to escape Glory in "Spiral".
Hollywood Hacking : Not quite as egregious as some shows in the genre, but still pretty out there.
Contamination Situation : "Amplification at the end of season four.