vulturish


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vulturish

(ˈvʌltʃərɪʃ)
adj
resembling a vulture
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Nightcrawler'': A tour de force for Jake Gyllenhaal, this absorbing thriller pulls us into the mind of Lou Bloom, a vulturish videographer who lives with his pedal to the metal.
Their spiritual leader is a vulturish photographer and scientist names Vaughan, played with intricate obsession by Montreal actor Elias Koteas (Exotica).
Though such behavior seems vulturish to many social critics, the crowd's antics are perfectly understood (if not condoned) as carnivalesque celebrations of the defeat of evil, the appetitive body, and so forth.