n.1.A breviary; a prayer book.
By God and by this porthors I you swear.
- Chaucer.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Robertson; editor, Kate Evans; music, Mark Thomas; production designer, Tom McCullagh; art director, Heather Greenlees; costume designer, Hazel Webb-Crozier; prosthetic make-up, Geoff Portass; sound (Dolby Digital), Renan Hill; supervising sound editor, Nick Adams.
As the characters are picked off one by one in increasingly gruesome ways (well rendered by prosthetic makeup artist Geoff Portass), tough-nut loner Callum (Toby Kebbell) emerges as a natural leader, albeit with serious anger-management issues.
The transformation was the work of movie make-up artist Geoff Portass, who worked on Hellraiser and Hellraiser 2.
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He was given the key appointment, along with his symbol of authority, the Drum Major's mace, from his predecessor Sergeant Dave Portass, also from Darlington.