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About this “sharp, sleazy sluice of Southern Gothic horror,” the Guardian writes that it has “a stubborn, almost literary feel for character that accumulates a baleful momentum by the time the finale hits.”
NEW MOVIES TO STREAM THIS WEEK: ‘PREY’ AND MOREMICHAEL O'SULLIVANAUGUST 4, 2022WASHINGTON POST
To that end, Morana, was in many ways, the baleful representation of the advent of winter – the goddess signifying the cycle of death.
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He consequently dines secretly with his old friend Bunker and, through that trickster’s baleful influence, soon finds himself in a Scottish castle, passing himself off as its new laird, Lord Tulliwuddle.
CHEER YOURSELF UP WITH LIGHT COMEDIES FROM ANOTHER ERAMICHAEL DIRDAMARCH 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
If you’re ever at a loss to account for why this country is gripped by hatred and belief in baleful falsehoods, click on a few of them.
TEN OMISSIONS FROM FOX NATION’S REMEMBRANCE OF RUSH LIMBAUGHERIK WEMPLEFEBRUARY 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
A cry I was quite unable to suppress escaped me, and the creature turned on the instant and stared at me with baleful eyes.
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As the animal crouched at Bascomb's feet, his baleful eyes turned in the boy's direction, and he growled menacingly.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
Nita groaned, and looked down with loathing eyes at the baleful jewel that hung loosely on her wasted hand.
THEY LOOKED AND LOVEDMRS. ALEX MCVEIGH MILLER
I feared, the "luck of the Le Moynes" and their baleful motto.
THE ROSE OF OLD ST. LOUISMARY DILLON
He had toiled until he held the baleful genie in a glass vessel partially filled with water, and the sprite could not be seen.
STEAM STEEL AND ELECTRICITYJAMES W. STEELE
It was in the stifling of all the youth and ambition of my nature by the baleful weight of her age-old weariness of intellect.
THE WASTED GENERATIONOWEN JOHNSON
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