History YMMV / ThePictureOfDorianGray

27th Apr '16 2:18:16 PM GothicProphet
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* WTHCostumingDepartment: The 1970 film (fittingly enough). [[http://26.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_l7ffqintRB1qcufrzo1_500.jpg Just look at that coat.]] Even blaxploitation movie pimps would find that tacky and offensive.

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* WTHCostumingDepartment: The 1970 film (fittingly enough). [[http://26.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_l7ffqintRB1qcufrzo1_500.jpg Just look at that coat.]] Even blaxploitation movie pimps would find that tacky and offensive.offensive.
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19th Jan '16 2:34:50 PM Temmere
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* InformedAttractiveness: Inevitably Dorian.
9th Oct '15 5:53:57 PM Pallo
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* OneSceneWonder: Morton Lowry as the alcoholic Adrian Singleton.

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* OneSceneWonder: Morton Lowry as the alcoholic Adrian Singleton.Singleton in the 1945 version.
9th Oct '15 5:53:19 PM Pallo
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* OneSceneWonder: Morton Lowry as the alcoholic Adrian Singleton.
8th Apr '15 9:24:05 AM MinisterOfSinister
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* SomeAnvilsNeedToBeDropped: Arguably, you could say the story contains the message that it's what's on the inside that counts, and that good looks are no excuse for being a bad person. {{Alternative|Aesop Interpretation}}ly, it could be saying that no matter how good-looking you are, inner ugliness will always leak through to the surface.

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* SomeAnvilsNeedToBeDropped: Arguably, you could say the story contains the message that it's what's on the inside that counts, and that good looks are no excuse for being a bad person. {{Alternative|Aesop Interpretation}}ly, {{Alternat|e Aesop Interpretation}}ively, it could be saying that no matter how good-looking you are, inner ugliness will always leak through to the surface.
8th Apr '15 9:22:49 AM MinisterOfSinister
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* FaceOfAnAngelMindOfADemon: Dorian gradually becomes.


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* SomeAnvilsNeedToBeDropped: Arguably, you could say the story contains the message that it's what's on the inside that counts, and that good looks are no excuse for being a bad person. {{Alternative|Aesop Interpretation}}ly, it could be saying that no matter how good-looking you are, inner ugliness will always leak through to the surface.
18th Aug '14 4:26:28 PM CJCroen1393
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* {{Moe}}: Dorian, before going crazy. He starts out having a naive, [[ManChild childish]] personality that everyone around him becomes enamored with.
3rd May '14 12:34:57 PM LongLiveHumour
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* AdaptationalAttractiveness: Rugged, gawky young man Basil played by pretty men around 40 in most of the movies, like [[http://www.google.hu/imgres?num=10&hl=hu&gbv=2&biw=1366&bih=636&tbm=isch&tbnid=EmH4sDYS6XM0sM:&imgrefurl=http://www.lahiguera.net/cinemania/actores/ben_chaplin/fotos/11613/&docid=nWIeZRDRpWo3vM&imgurl=http://www.lahiguera.net/cinemania/actores/ben_chaplin/fotos/11613/ben_chaplin.jpg&w=400&h=600&ei=5RN6T7_mGZHDswa0kfnGBA&zoom=1&iact=hc&vpx=720&vpy=248&dur=964&hovh=275&hovw=183&tx=122&ty=98&sig=104616216094165679085&sqi=2&page=1&tbnh=142&tbnw=94&start=0&ndsp=20&ved=1t:429,r:11,s:0 Ben Chaplin]] and [[http://www.google.hu/imgres?hl=hu&gbv=2&biw=1366&bih=636&tbm=isch&tbnid=_FSTapIn86wPtM:&imgrefurl=http://videodromo.es/2010/06/09/el-retrato-de-dorian-gray/&docid=i7VryT9QhExaYM&imgurl=http://videodromo.files.wordpress.com/2010/06/dorian-gray_05.jpg&w=1065&h=798&ei=KBR6T8OlD4v3sgbRzMXQBA&zoom=1&iact=hc&vpx=1032&vpy=294&dur=570&hovh=194&hovw=259&tx=101&ty=120&sig=104616216094165679085&page=1&tbnh=132&tbnw=200&start=0&ndsp=22&ved=1t:429,r:13,s:0 Lowell Gilmore]].
** And JeremyBrett.

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* AdaptationalAttractiveness: Rugged, gawky young man Basil played by pretty men around 40 in most of the movies, like [[http://www.[[https://www.google.hu/imgres?num=10&hl=hu&gbv=2&biw=1366&bih=636&tbm=isch&tbnid=EmH4sDYS6XM0sM:&imgrefurl=http://www.lahiguera.net/cinemania/actores/ben_chaplin/fotos/11613/&docid=nWIeZRDRpWo3vM&imgurl=http://www.lahiguera.net/cinemania/actores/ben_chaplin/fotos/11613/ben_chaplin.jpg&w=400&h=600&ei=5RN6T7_mGZHDswa0kfnGBA&zoom=1&iact=hc&vpx=720&vpy=248&dur=964&hovh=275&hovw=183&tx=122&ty=98&sig=104616216094165679085&sqi=2&page=1&tbnh=142&tbnw=94&start=0&ndsp=20&ved=1t:429,r:11,s:0 es/search?q=ben+chaplin&source=lnms&tbm=isch Ben Chaplin]] and [[http://www.[[https://www.google.hu/imgres?hl=hu&gbv=2&biw=1366&bih=636&tbm=isch&tbnid=_FSTapIn86wPtM:&imgrefurl=http://videodromo.es/2010/06/09/el-retrato-de-dorian-gray/&docid=i7VryT9QhExaYM&imgurl=http://videodromo.files.wordpress.com/2010/06/dorian-gray_05.jpg&w=1065&h=798&ei=KBR6T8OlD4v3sgbRzMXQBA&zoom=1&iact=hc&vpx=1032&vpy=294&dur=570&hovh=194&hovw=259&tx=101&ty=120&sig=104616216094165679085&page=1&tbnh=132&tbnw=200&start=0&ndsp=22&ved=1t:429,r:13,s:0 es/search?q=lowell+gilmore&source=lnms&tbm=isch Lowell Gilmore]].
** And JeremyBrett.Creator/JeremyBrett.
21st Mar '14 9:42:52 PM AdelePotter
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** Basil/Dorian, too.
28th Feb '14 9:41:47 AM Ecclytennysmithylove
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* WhatDoYouMeanItsNotSymbolic: Besides the eponymous painting that Hallward made of Dorian, he also painted several others of the lad in classical attitude -- such as Narcissus, the Grecian who was heartrendingly beautiful, and cursed to fall in love with his own reflection and starve to death, while nymphs died for his love out of his sight.



* WhatDoYouMeanItsNotSymbolic: Besides the eponymous painting that Hallward made of Dorian, he also painted several others of the lad in classical attitude -- such as Narcissus, the Grecian who was heartrendingly beautiful, and cursed to fall in love with his own reflection and starve to death, while nymphs died for his love out of his sight.

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* WhatDoYouMeanItsNotSymbolic: Besides the eponymous painting that Hallward made of Dorian, he also painted several others of the lad in classical attitude -- such as Narcissus, the Grecian who was heartrendingly beautiful, and cursed to fall in love with his own reflection and starve to death, while nymphs died for his love out of his sight.
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