scrunt


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scrunt

(skrʌnt)
n
Scot a stunted thing
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Standing in the way is a vicious, grass-covered creature called a scrunt, which provides a couple of scary moments.
With a doglike animal called a scrunt determined to stop her, Cleveland takes it upon himself to help Story complete her mission.
Oh, and there's some hairy creature (a Scrunt, no stop giggling) lurking in the undergrowth (presumably because the effects budget ran out) who, for no clearly explained reason, wants to kill her.
He finds out that the mysterious woman - named Story (Howard) - is actually a water nymph who is being threatened by a monstrous animal called a Scrunt which hides in the garden.
When she did read it, that Sunday night, Jacobson had numerous problems, including (but not limited to) the following: A) The story was confusing; B) the names were weird 7/8 scrunt, nart, tartutic; C) Shyamalan cast himself as the second lead; D) Shyamalan cast himself as a visionary writer whose great thoughts would change the world; E) it wasn't funny when it was supposed to be; and F) Shyamalan makes a film critic the villain of the piece.
Throughout, she's in danger of attack by another Blue World visitor, the Scrunt, a werewolf-like creature that bears a passing resemblance to the "beasts" in "The Village.
Shyamalan was adamant that there be no "CG aftertaste," according to Hirsh, and ILM had to match the CGI scrunt to an animatronic puppet that was used in some scenes.
La ninfa, perseguida por unas bestias llamadas scrunts que se confunden con la hierba, busca a un escritor denominado "recipiente" para comunicarle un mensaje vital para la felicidad futura de los humanos.
Lady In The Water is a gently involving fantasy, bolstered with confident direction and impressive special effects - the snarling Scrunts are a fantastic conflation of werewolf and garden hedge.
However, Story is in great danger because deadly predators called Scrunts - wolf-like creatures with grass for fur, which can hide unseen in lawns - will be hunting her down.
However, Story is in great danger because deadly predators called Scrunts ( wolf-like creatures with grass for fur ( will be hunting her down.