Creeper


Creeper

Creeper, Creepers, or The Creeper may refer to:

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Plants and animals

  • Long-billed Creeper
  • Stripe-breasted Creeper
  • Stripe-headed Creeper
  • Various vines, particularly to species in the genus Parthenocissus

Films, literature, and music

  • Phenomena (film), a 1985 horror film by Dario Argento also called Creepers
  • Creepers (novel), a 2006 novel by David Morrell
  • Virginia Creepers, a 2009 documentary film

In fiction

  • Creeper, a creature found within the video game Minecraft
  • Creeper (band), the fictional hard rock band from 2001 Canadian film FUBAR: The Movie
  • Creeper (comics), a fictional DC Comics character
  • The Creeper (Jeepers Creepers), a creature in the 2001 horror film Jeepers Creepers
  • Creepers, Mechanical monsters in the Shannara fantasy novels
  • Creeper, a spirit character in the 2005 video game The Suffering: Ties That Bind
  • The Creeper, a character in several horror movies played by Rondo Hatton

Other uses

  • A tool used by auto mechanics, a low-profile, wheeled platform whereupon one may lie supine and gain better access to the underbody of a vehicle
  • Creeper (clothing for infants), a one-piece article of clothing worn by an infant, usually with snap openings in the crotch to facilitate the changing of diapers
  • brothel creepers, a type of shoe
  • Virginia Creeper Trail
  • Creeper virus, a 1971 early self-replicating computer program

See also

  • Creep (disambiguation)
  • Jeepers Creepers (disambiguation)

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