Contest: ENTER TV & Media Avatar Contest: The Devil You Say!

Discussion in 'TV & Media' started by The Haunted Toilet, Jan 28, 2021.

  1. The Haunted Toilet

    The Haunted Toilet scotpens Premium Member

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    The theme of this contest is portrayals of the Devil -- a.k.a. Satan, Lucifer, Mephistopheles, Beelzebub, the Prince of Darkness -- in movies and television. An entry can be dramatic, comedic or musical, as long as it's a portrayal by an actor and not an animated cartoon, comic book or graphic novel. You many enter as many times as you wish.

    Standard avatar rules apply -- maximum dimensions 200 by 200 pixels, maximum file size 1 MB.

    So, here's to the Evil One! My entries:

    Ray Walston as Mr. Applegate from Damn Yankees
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    Elizabeth Hurley in Bedazzled (2000 version)
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  2. Kaiju "the spy"

    Kaiju "the spy" Admiral Admiral

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    Peter Stormare in Constantine

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    John Candy in Planes, Trains & Automobiles ;)
     
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    Peter Fonda in Ghost Rider

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    Ciaran Hinds in Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeane
     
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  4. Gore-ac

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    A little devil from The Storyteller:
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    And a big devil from Legend:
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  5. The Haunted Toilet

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    Is that a puppet or a human actor in costume? If it's a puppet, I'm sorry but it doesn't qualify.

    Let me be more specific about the rules: An entry can be dramatic, comedic or musical, as long as it's a portrayal by a human actor and not an animated cartoon, comic book or graphic novel -- or puppetry.

    Otherwise, all good entries so far -- including some more recent films I've never heard of!
     
  6. The Haunted Toilet

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    Just to keep the thread going, here are a couple more of my own:

    Julie Newmar in The Twilight Zone: "Of Late I Think of Cliffordville" (S4 E14)
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    George Burns in Oh, God! You Devil (1984)
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  7. Gore-ac

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    Thanks for the clarification, it is indeed a puppet so I shall substitute this devil from Santa Claus Vs the Devil:
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  8. antichristhill

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    Lucifer, Supernatural
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  9. Kaiju "the spy"

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    Is a human actor in a comedic sketch okay? If so ...

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    Rowan Atkinson in "The Devil 'Toby' welcomes you to Hell":
     
  10. The Haunted Toilet

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    Technically, John Candy isn't playing the Devil; it's Steve Martin imagining him as the Devil. But it's such a funny image that . . . oh, what the hell, I'll allow it.

    He's playing the role of the Devil, so it's kosher.
     
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  11. Kaiju "the spy"

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    Well, that's your interpretation. :shifty:
     
  12. Restless Spirit

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    Ray Wise in Reaper
     
  13. Gore-ac

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    Harvey Keitel in Little Nicky:
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    And David Warner in Time Bandits:
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  14. Kaiju "the spy"

    Kaiju "the spy" Admiral Admiral

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    Damn*, I forgot about that show. Well, the show itself was a bit forgettable, especially since it was so short-lived, but Wise was fantastic in it.

    *no pun intended
     
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  15. Gore-ac

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    Robin Hughes in The Twilight Zone episode The Howling Man:
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    And Ron Glass in The Twilight Zone segment I of Newton:
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  16. Kaiju "the spy"

    Kaiju "the spy" Admiral Admiral

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    In hindsight fitting casting:

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    Also:

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    Patrick Macnee as Count Iblis ("Iblis" being the Islamic name of the devil); Battlestar Galactica
     
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  17. The Haunted Toilet

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    All devilishly good entries! Here are a couple more of my own:

    Peter Cook in Bedazzled (1967 version)
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    Billy Crystal in Woody Allen's Deconstructing Harry (1997)
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    Last call for entries. Poll goes up tomorrow morning.
     
  18. The Haunted Toilet

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