The film is sometimes undeniably clever and its vision of the world is suitably askew , but often the tone wobbles unevenly between straight drama and morbid comedy.
There are the waiters, many of whom are Luger transplants, who rush through the crowd wearing long aprons and slightly askew snap-on bow ties.
When he brings the car to a halt we find ourselves outside a dilapidated, three-storeyed structure bearing a hotel sign, the last letter of which is slightly askew .
My eyes stuck on the bow tie, because it was slightly askew .
It was then that he noticed the slightly askew vent cover.
Don't punish the press just because the publishers' plans have gone askew .
Are the plates for light switches and outlets square or slightly askew ?
He was a sickly grey color, his glasses were slightly askew , his hair was limp as if he hadn't even bothered with it that morning, and his coat and pants were rumpled.
If the layers are arranged in neat, parallel rows, instead of being slightly askew , then a volcanic process is more likely, he says.
In addition, the linear elements sometimes run slightly askew as they move from panel to panel.