Shinji tries to wrest open the entry plug hatch.
He puts all his strength into it and turns it around!
Xard: And here comes all time classic scene. What more needs to be said...
Trajan: Bookends. After Soundtrack Dissonance, it's probably Anno's favorite trope.
Kendrix: This is pretty much the same animation they used for Gendo, the movements are almost identical Someone once superimposed their images in an amv, and it worked perfectly.