You canna gang to a Bums supper even Wi'oot some wizened scrunt
o' a knock-knee Chinee turns roon to say, 'Him Haggis--velly goot!' And ten to wan the piper is a Cockney.
that women get respect, that they don't have to scrunt
, (9) that
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.
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."
Then she can inspire a writer to publish the words that will save mankind and let her return to her world before she is killed by a wolf-like being called a "scrunt
Industrial Light & Magic handled effects on "Lady in the Water," which in large part consist of two CGI characters: an "eaglon," an eagle with a 40-foot wing span, and a "scrunt
," a dog with blades of grass for fur.
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.