However since he was under Cyrus' control it could be stated that The Torso is a Neutral Evil character. The tenth ghost in the Black Zodiac. Living people This ghost dies by leaping into the core of Basileus's Machine out of an act of pure love. 13 Ghosts Wiki is a FANDOM Movies Community. Ghost This ghost is of someone who died having a withered or worn appearance, it may also represent someone (the prerequisite may be that of a woman) who had her future, dreams or relationships destroyed or broken, like being separated from one's mate. There are thirteen souls bound to earth, foretold and described in The Arcanum, which make up the Black Zodiac, and are as follows: The first ghost in the Black Zodiac. This ghost is of a woman who died having been tied-up in some fashion, but in the Arcanum, the only bound ghost is the … After Cyrus is killed, his spirit and all of the others are freed from captivity, and finally cross over. The Torso is missing his legs, and/or his waist. 13 Ghosts Wiki is a FANDOM Movies Community. But the business man and the winning boxer caught up with him, and they cut Jimmy into pieces, wrapping them in cellophane and dumping the corpse into the ocean. In the film, The Torso was portrayed by Daniel Wesley, a double amputee. Alias It appears to be the ghost of a female pilgrim or a primitive woman. Ghosts The Great Child and the Dire Mother in the. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. The daughter of a bookie, Jenny spent her childhood at the track instead of school, and her nights in the gambling dens of C.D Barnes.
Eventually, Jenny opened a bookie business of her own, unable to turn down a bet, she barely covered her pay-off's. Cyrus chose the ghost of Susan LeGrow as the Bound Woman.
Cyrus chose the ghost of Jimmy Gambino as the Torso. He is one of the ghosts required by the Black Zodiac to open the Ocularis Infernum, and one of the few non-hostile ghosts on the movie. The Torso is the fourth ghost to be released. The head was made through a mixture of practical and CGI effects. He appears before Bobby Kriticos in the basement, scaring him off. Portrayed By: Gambino was the son of an addicted gambler, and spent his whole childhood in the horse tracks, making bets and brainwashed into winning. Attracting victims to other ghosts. His ghost file is represented by poker cards. This spirit is the final ingredient in the spell to fully activate Basileus's Machine due to being sacrificed willingly out of an act of pure love instead of misery. Jimmy "The Gambler" Gambino The Torso is the ghost of Jimmy "The Gambler" Gambino, and the second ghost to be featured in The Black Zodiac. Casino ownerGambler These hellish sigils are written in the Arcanum as well as being inscribed both into the mechanisms of Basileus's Machine and into the ectobar glass in which the ghosts are confined. Cyrus chose the ghost of Isabella Smith to serve as the Pilgrimess. The fifth ghost in the Black Zodiac. Following his death, Jimmy's spirit remained bound to earth, and was captured by Cyrus Kriticos to become The Torso. The eighth and ninth ghosts in the Black Zodiac. The Torso was then moved to the basement of Basileus's Machine with the other eleven ghosts. However, most other, less direct sources state that he was killed when he tried to renege his bet with Larry and slip out of town. The Jackal is the ghost of a disheveled man wearing a cage on his head, which probably represents bestiality or wildness, seen as how much of a savage and of how aggressive the ghost is, as well as his depravity and sexual implications. First Appearance: Series Information Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. They probably are ghosts of a child, spoiled even to its maturity, and a mother bad enough to let it happen. Occupation He appears before Bobby Kriticos in the basement, scaring him off. The Torso. His love for gaming made him a greedy casino owner, until the day he was challenged by a rich business man, sealing his fate.
When The Torso and the other ghosts are freed from Cyrus's trance, they throw Cyrus into a rotating crest of rings.
But because Jimmy was cleaned out, instead, they cut Jimmy's body up, wrapped the pieces in cellophane and dumped them into the ocean. Arthur and his two children, Kathy and Bobby, inherit his Uncle Cyrus's estate: a glass house that serves as a prison to 12 ghosts. Nickname(s): Jimmy "The Gambler" Gambino, chosen by Cyrus Kriticos to be The Torso, and is a minor villain, yet major character in Thir13en Ghosts. Cyrus chose the ghost of Ryan Kuhn to serve as the Jackal. It may also represent an outsider or stranger, not appreciated or accepted by others, seeing the implications of her alien origins. It may possibly represent a severed or mutilated ghost. When he bet heavily on a boxing match, and lost, he tried to get his money back and leave the town.
Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. This ghost is of a woman who died having been tied-up in some fashion, but in the Arcanum, the only bound ghost is the Angry Princess (in which case, it just represents general suicide), so it is entirely possible that instead of being physically bound, this ghost had, as a prerequisite, sealed her own fate, as seen by how some sort of action, such as her infidelity, led to her demise. He appears before Bobby Kriticos in the basement, scaring him off. The eleventh ghost in the Black Zodiac. Taureans also have a boundless rage, which is why the Torso's severed head is constantly screaming.. Gambling Ghost, TeleportationPhysical aggression towards living humans. Limited invisibilityTeleportationPhysical aggression towards living humans Cyrus chose the ghost of Billy Michaels as the First Born Son. Cyrus chose the ghost of George Markley as the Hammer. Status: Jimmy eventually opened his own booking business, though he was barely able to make his payoffs because of his compulsive gambling and he quickly developed a reputation due to his refusal to turn down a bet. Thir13en Ghosts Cyrus chose the ghost of Jimmy Gambino as the Torso. Thirteen Ghosts
They may also be the ghosts of a related mother and child.
Some have argued that this ghost isn't really a villain or evil doer since the closest the viewer gets to see the Torso do to someone is move to Bobby in order to pick up his head, after which Bobby leaves in fright. Goals Relationships The house then explodes, destroying its walls and freeing all the ghosts. The Torso is missing his legs, and/or his waist. His love for gaming made him a greedy casino owner, until the day he was challenged by a rich business man, sealing his fate. The other ghosts Possibly to attack anyone who meets him and the other ghosts. Friends: Full Name Type of Villain It may possibly also represent an infant ghost or a firstborn male child. The second ghost in the Black Zodiac. Thirteen Ghosts Like its celestial counterpart, the more eldritch Black Zodiac is divided into twelve arcane signs; unlike its counterpart, these signs represent twelve earthbound ghosts necessary to gain access to the Ocularis Infernum. When Jimmy's fighter was defeated, he fainted. This ghost is that of a muscular, heavy-set blacksmith who wields a large hammer. The second ghost in the Black Zodiac. "The Finger" Vatello, his gang and his fighter right after he came to from fainting when he lost the bet. It's arguable if this ghost really is dangerous or simply neutral; while Bobby is scared of him all he is seen doing is walking towards his head nearby Bobby, and is one of a few ghosts to not throw Cyrus. The Torso is the fourth ghost to be released.
Jimmy Gambino was obsessed with gambling, and would spend his days at the track instead of at school, and his nights gambling in seedy bars. They are gluttons for the finest things in life, but tend to be lazy when not motivated to acquire them. The Black Zodiac is a dark inversion of the normal Zodiac. The Torso is the fourth ghost to be released. Last Appearance: Jimmy agreed, and sealed his fate. This ghost has much of the skin on the right side of his body missing, leaving the bones and muscles exposed, it possibly represents a "prince" (spoiled, popular, loved, etc), who's pride was taken down, or had his ego destroyed, (hence the "fallen hero" statement seen in his story). As his title implies, Jimmy is a sole torso without his legs, wrapped in cellophane and walking with his hands, his severed head lying some centimeters ahead of him, forever screaming in agony.
The thirteenth and final ghost in the Black Zodiac. It does not appear to lift Cyrus to his death even, unlike most of the other ghosts. It may possibly represent a severed or mutilated ghost. The First Born Son is the ghost of a little boy who dies of arrow shot through the head.
When he bet heavily on … Daniel Wesley, the actor who portrayed Gambino, is handicapped, having no legs, making it easier for him to portray the Torso. Evil-doer The Bound Woman. Most people have gambled at least once in their life, but for Jenny 'The gambler' Gambino, betting was her life and death. Powers/Skills Crimes The Torso was then moved to the basement of Basileus's Machine with the other eleven ghosts. Cyrus chose the ghost of Horace Mahoney to serve as the Juggernaut.