(In a discussion or review of a film, book, television drama, etc.) a warning that an important detail of the plot development is about to be revealed: the third season ended (spoiler alert if you don’t want to know) with the intervention of a ‘lady in red’
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- Spoiler Alert: The following article reveals details of the movie's plot, including its conclusion.
- SPOILER ALERT: I am about to give away the ending.
- WARNING: Small spoiler alert for this post, big spoiler alert for the comments.
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