climactic


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of or constituting a climax

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consisting of or causing a climax

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Dude, you have a bazooka,'' X shouts at a cohort during a climactic battle scene.
APL's actual results, performance or achievements could differ materially from those expressed or implied in this release as a result of certain factors, including competition within the energy industry, climactic conditions and the price of gas in the Appalachian and mid-continent area, actual versus projected volumetric production from wells connected to APL's gas-gathering pipeline system, and the cost of supplies and services in the energy industry.
Less in need of a soul - but no less realistic for Jackson's purpose - are the thousands of Orcs and Uruk-hai who descend on the fortress at Helm's Deep for a climactic battle.
There's also a climactic showdown lifted directly from a ``Dirty Harry'' movie that, as Seagal plays it, makes you wish that he was instead paying homage to a different Eastwood outing: the one where Clint keeps mentioning that a man's got to know his limitations.
The Company's actual results, performance or achievements could differ materially from those expressed or implied in this release as a result of many factors, including competition within the energy industry, climactic conditions, volatility in the price of gas in the Appalachian and mid-continent area, actual versus projected drilling activity, volumetric production from wells connected to the Partnership's gas-gathering pipeline system, and the cost of supplies and services in the energy industry and the other factors disclosed under "risk factors" in our most recent 10-K and Prospectus Supplement dated April 8, 2004.
It's accompanied by the inevitable face-off between nunchuk-wielding thugs and Hubert's golf clubs, which is a confrontation matched for missed opportunities only by the film's supremely dull, climactic confrontation at the bank.
APL's actual results, performance or achievements could differ materially from those expressed or implied in this release as a result of certain factors, including competition within the energy industry, climactic conditions and the price of gas in the Appalachian and mid-continent areas, actual versus projected volumetric production from wells connected to APL's gas-gathering pipeline system, and the cost of supplies and services in the energy industry and other factors disclosed under "Risk Factors" in APL's most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K.
But at the end of the day, her character, Zoe Adler, proves even less persuasive than her climactic, Sigourney-Weaver-channels-Nancy-Drew escapades do.
Nor does he have the experience to finesse a difficult, third-act tone shift from light comedy to punishing tragedy, let alone a climactic reconciliation that even a deft director of emotional manipulation would have trouble making plausible.
NASA's Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System (CERES) instruments, which have been placed on a few satellites are responsible for uncovering the data and measurements from which the Arctic climactic conditions can be analysed.
I was deeply moved as the plot concluded with a climactic surprise ending.
In fact, as we'll see, of all possible Holy Weeks there's no beating Year C, the Year of Luke, to demonstrate from the climactic events of Jesus' own life this divine inversion of priorities.
There are other friends, confused parents, an imaginary dog, and a climactic disaster when a plane crashes and people die all around Justin, while Agnes's camera clicks away.
V whisks Evey away to his lair, where--after climbing to a rooftop--the duo witness V's inaugural "masterpiece," the midnight bombing of London's Old Bailey Courthouse set to the climactic strains of Tchaikovsky's "1812 Overture" (which is played through the city's ubiquitous public address speakers).
Summer Cruising documents Benbow as a master storytelling whose finely honed art draws the reader in from the very first page and holds both interest and attention all the way through to a climactic and memorable end.