lycanthrope


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lycanthrope

(lī′kən-thrōp′, lī-kăn′-)
n.
A person affected with lycanthropy.
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Author Angela Carter reinvigorated the genre of werewolf literature in the twentieth century by honing in on the eroticism and sexuality of the lycanthrope.
Worse, she suspects that the lycanthrope in question could well be her hot and cold boyfriend Jake (Joshua Jackson) who's busy preparing a waxworks fright show (which includes a model of Cher) for a new nightclub and keeps saying he has something he needs to tell her.
Nina Athanassoglou-Kallymer ('Eugene Delacroix and Popular Culture') narrows the focus most effectively to give a dramatic account of Delacroix's involvement in Romantic Gothicism and its politico-cultural dimensions, including an appendix of two brief unpublished essays (1832-33) written by Delacroix for the lycanthrope Petrus Borel's La Liberte, revue des arts.
Nothing fazed the authors of the sagas, and their tales feature a free and constant traffic between nature and supernature: A murderous dispute between two farmers over grazing rights, for example, might be interrupted by the arrival of a troll or a lycanthrope.
In Lobos, which is set in the Monterey Peninsula in California, Raven battles a homicidal real-estate developer, lycanthrope Bruno Power and his murderous assistant, the giant Zoltan.
Team Jacob" didn't disappoint him as Taylor Lautner, who plays the shirtless lycanthrope Jacob Black, again from "New Moon," rounds out the top five.
Best Werewolf Sighting: "True Blood's'' likable lycanthrope Joe Manganiello was here recently shooting the film "Tumbledown'' on Grove Street and at Worcester State University.
Detectives John Gallagher and Lara Mendes dismiss the suspect as crazy only to realize, too late, that he actually is a lycanthrope.
The narrator of Hal Johnson's debut fantasy novel talks to his readers as he describes how Myron Horowitz, a short, nose-less, sexually immature, ninth-grade lycanthrope (not exactly), uncovers mysteries of his past to find his place in the world.
As the storm clouds of conflict gather over Forks, the couple and their vampire pals team up with local werewolves - headed by Lautner's lusty lycanthrope, Jacob - for the mother of all supernatural skirmishes.
When the beast claims the life of Valerie's sister under a blood-red moon, renowned werewolf hunter Father Solomon (Gary Oldman) vows to unmask the lycanthrope.
The lycanthrope has mortally wounded Sam off-camera, leaving the Final Girl's battle to be the visual climax.