lycanthrope


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lycanthrope

(lī′kən-thrōp′, lī-kăn′-)
n.
A person affected with lycanthropy.
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American Werewolf In London JOHN Landis's dark comedy is the werewolf movie, pictured, by which all other celluloid lycanthropes should be judged.
WEREWOLVES: A FIELD GUIDE TO SHAPESHIFTERS, LYCANTHROPES, AND MAN-BEASTS is for any library strong in supernatural and mythological titles: it provides an examination of the psychological roots of werewolf belief, offering an analysis of werewolves that adds discussions of feral children and even genetic engineering potentials.
Rowling herself seems unclear as to whether her lycanthropes are a race or a group of diseased individuals.
With the penchant of the reading public for lycanthropes and other preternatural creatures, libraries would do well to purchase this.
Freeland differentiates between "art horror"--a category suggested by Noel Carroll (1990)--and "realist horror," stressing the emphasis on the supernatural (vampires, zombies, lycanthropes, etc.
With the moon full and lycanthropes on the loose, she and her co-workers must figure out how to stop the foul beasts.
The Quileute wolf pack fears the hybrid infant could pose a serious threat to their existence and the lycanthropes prepare to kill Bella and her unborn child.
However, Edward has a rival for Becca's affections -buff best friend, Jacob White (Christopher N Riggi) -who happens to be a werewolf with a pack of extremely camp fellow lycanthropes.
Edward has a rival for Becca's affections - buff best friend Jacob White (Chris Riggi), a werewolf and runs with a pack of extremely camp lycanthropes.
However, Edward has a rival for Becca's affections - buff best friend, Jacob White (Christopher N Riggi) - who happens to be a werewolf with a pack of extremely camp fellow lycanthropes.
Contains swearing and violence has a rival for Becca's affections - buff best friend, Jacob White (Chris Riggi), who happens to be a werewolf and runs with a pack of extremely camp lycanthropes.