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  • n. Plural form of hellscape.


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  • Only morons would ever want to live in their cultural anti-matter; these same morons are using outrageous quantities of energy to make the hellscapes livable.

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  • Burtynsky's industrial hellscapes are simultaneously revolting and hypnotic.

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  • The only thing that saves this one from a one-pinhead rating: the wonderful hellscapes, particularly toward the movie's end.

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  • By showing us, in a linked series of more than 50 huge photographs, everything from the hellscapes of the tar sands, to monster truck rallies, used-tire mountains and high-speed test cars, Burtynsky unveils a world in which the extraction of flammable materials from the Earth's core has a limitless number of repercussions.

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  • Meanwhile, a new crop of Mumbai-bred pictures aims to attract international sci-fi fans with Hindi-flavored takes on aliens, robots and futuristic hellscapes:

    Wired Top Stories

  • Golan the Insatiable has killed millions and cut pitiless swathes through deathmare hellscapes too heinous and gruesome for your mortal brain to even comprehend, Mrs. Budnick!

    Something Awful

  • But what kills me is the idea that Britain and Canada are the totalitarian hellscapes that they are today because of evil Usurpers.


  • Indeed, this is why countries from Norway to Japan to Canada that lack such measures have long ago degenerated into totalitarian hellscapes, the all-consuming power of their dictators interrupted by only the occasional anguished screams loud enough to be heard outside the gulag walls.

    The American Prospect Articles

  • It has turned our justice system into an international humiliation, the US incarcerating a greater \% of our population than any other developed nation, and turned our prisons into vastly overburdened, overcrowded hellscapes of rape and violence.

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  • But whatever version you see will still feature the movie's bizarre, gooseflesh-inducing visuals, which invoke the starkly agonized hellscapes of Goya and the prevalent style of depicting weird, sexualized satanic rites in elaborate wood carvings.

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