Incredibly Cool 'Three Point Landing' Supercut Will Blow You Away (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK  |  By Posted: 08/05/2012 14:44 Updated: 08/05/2012 14:56

Ever noticed that when acrobatic, athletic, awesome people in movies jump from one place to another, more often than not they land in a special 'three point landing' way?

One hand goes out in front of them, one leg is bent, and the other leg is stretched out to the floor - oh, and the head starts off facing down, but then gets flicked up in front of the camera?

Editor Duncan Robson has, and thanks to some help on the TV Tropes website, he's compiled this very special supercut that features examples of this martial arts cliche in film, TV and gaming.

Truly, it's a real eye-opener. In fact, it almost makes you want to do some more exercise so you can pull it off at home - once you've backflipped off a motorcycle that then crashes into a wall, of course.

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  • 'Not In Kansas Anymore' Supercut

    For a list of the movies included, go here: fourfour.typepad.com

  • 'It's Gonna Blow!' Supercut

  • 'I Could Tell You But I'd Have To Kill You' Supercut

  • 'IT'S SHOWTIME!' Supercut

    List of films: www.pajiba.com

  • 'You Look Like Shit' Supercut

  • Mirror Scare Supercut

    Another horror cliche ripped apart. List of flicks is in the original blog post: fourfour.typepad.com

  • Every Arnold Scream From Every Arnold Movie

    Created by Oliver Noble for filmdrunk.uproxx.com

  • 'We've Got Company!' Supercut

  • 'You Can't Park Here' Supercut

    Created by Oliver Noble for FilmDrunk.com.

  • 'Let's Enhance' Supercut

  • 'Get Out Of There!' Supercut

    List of films: www.pajiba.com

  • 'Blah Blah Blah' Supercut

  • Women In Labour Supercut

  • Pulp Fiction Swearing Supercut

  • Don Draper Saying 'What?' In Mad Men Supercut

  • The Silence Supercut

    Click the "CC" closed captioning button in the lower right corner of the video to see the movie titles.

  • When Animals Attack Supercut

    Over 100 films altogether. See film list here: dinosaurboner.wordpress.com

  • The Movie Alphabet Supercut

  • Michael Bay Epic Spinning Shot Supercut

  • The US State Capitals Supercut

  • 555 SUPERCUT

  • 'Sit Down And Shut Up' Supercut

    Sit down and shut up... 70 times. Turn on closed captioning to see the movie titles.

  • Rapper Spelling Bee Supercut

    Created by Jason Newman for Slacktory.

  • 'What Doesn't Kill Me Makes Me Stronger' Pop Song Supercut

  • Star Wars: The Force Supercut

  • Movies That Mess With The Studio Logo Supercut

  • Face Punch Supercut

  • Rolling Tumbleweeds Supercut

    A supercut commissioned by the Columbus Museum of Art. www.columbusmuseum.org Music by Joel Robson. joelrobson.bandcamp.com

  • Fantastic Film Flattery Supercut

  • 20 Movie Characters Screaming 'NO!' Supercut

  • Nicolas Cage Losing His Shit Supercut

    Cage Rage. Montage of Nic freaking out. Full film list here: www.pajiba.com The Cage himself talks about this video in this interview: www.screenjunkies.com

  • 160 Greatest Arnold Schwarzenegger Quotes

  • 158 Movie Trailer End Title Animations

  • James Bond Movie Titles Supercut

    All of the Bond Movies in sequence of release chronologically.

  • The Wilhelm Scream Supercut

  • Every Bone Steven Seagal Has Ever Broken

    Created by Oliver Noble for FilmDrunk.com, source link:filmdrunk.uproxx.com

  • Kristen Stewart Biting Her Lower Lip Supercut

  • Movie Titles In Movies Supercut

  • Movie Titles in Movies Supercut: Part Deux

  • Sam Rockwell Dancing Supercut

  • 3D In 3D In 3D Supercut

    The list is available in subtitles - "CC" button.

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