nightcrawler


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night·crawl·er

or night crawler  (nīt′krô′lər)
n.
Any of various large earthworms that dig deep burrows in the ground and emerge at night. They are often used as fish bait.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nightcrawler - terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soilnightcrawler - terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soil; often surfaces when the ground is cool or wet; used as bait by anglers
oligochaete, oligochaete worm - hermaphroditic terrestrial and aquatic annelids having bristles borne singly along the length of the body
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7 LOU BLOOM Nightcrawler (2014) JACK GYLLENHAAL plays freelance cameraman Bloom as a gaunt, bug-eyed, modern-day vampire, scouring LA's streets for blood and misery and creating his own when necessary.
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99 Nightcrawler JAKE Gyllenhaal plays an ambulance-chasing paparazzi who hires a protege Rick (Riz Ahmed) to capture gangland shootings, murder and misfortune.
21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Film Independent, the nonprofit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards, Los Angeles Film Festival and Film Independent at LACMA, handed out top honors to Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), Boyhood, Whiplash and Nightcrawler at this afternoon's 30th Film Independent Spirit Awards.
Birdman and The Theory of Everything were nominated in 10 categories, the Imitation Game had 9 nominations, Boyhood and Whiplash were nominated 5 times, Turner, Nightcrawler and Interstellar received 4 nominations and Pride received 3.
This year's Oscar nominees, Gone Girl, Whiplash and Nightcrawler will all make their debut on board the airline's flights' Oryx inflight entertainment system, which is updated every month to give passengers a wide range of the latest movies, music and TV programmes to enjoy during their journey.
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FRESH from his brilliant performance in Nightcrawler last autumn, Jake Gyllenhaal returns with dual roles in this intriguing thriller from Prisoners' director Denis Villeneuve.
Directed by Dan Gilroy, Nightcrawler is a crime thriller about Bloom, a young man, who works as a thief before happening upon a cameraman shooting footage of accidents.
NIGHTCRAWLER (15) LOUIS (Jake Gyllenhaal) is a product of base human desires and, like a vampire, he feeds off them with ghoulish glee.