Dr. Phillip K. Decker is a psychopathic serial killer appearing in the horror movie Nightbreed that debuted in 1990. When released, Nightbreed was considered a complete box office failure but has since had a cult following. The psychotherapist Dr. Decker, played by actor David Cronenberg, is a serial killer that convinces his patient Aaron Boone to turn himself for the murders that he has committed. Get the look of the frightening killer with this Dr. Decker costume guide.
To cosplay Dr. Decker from Nightbreed you’ll need to pretend to be an upstanding member of society by wearing a freshly pressed Pin Striped Slim Fit Dress Shirt with a Classic Fit Stylish Suit. Add a Tie, slip on a Men’s Trench Coat, and wear a pair of Oxford Dress Shoes. Then transform into the killer by putting on a Dr. Decker Mask, wearing Cut Resistant Gloves, and equipping yourself with a Butcher Knife.
The psychotherapist Dr. Phillip Decker kills for fun and knows how to cover his tracks by blaming unsuspecting victims like his patients. The actor David Cronenberg had an unsuspecting look in the movie as a seemingly upright doctor, but once that creepy mask goes his look is completely transformed.
Dressing up as a serial killer can be fun, but bigger is better when it comes to scaring people by dressing up as a murderous psychopath. Ask your friends to join you in this crazy cosplay of yours. Tell them to dress up as their own favorite serial killer and murderers from their favorite horror movie. Your friends can dress up as Michael Myers, Hannibal Lecter, and Twisty The Clown from the movie, It. Once you’ve dressed up as a terrifying serial killer be sure to submit a picture to inspire and scare others in the costume gallery.
Dr. Phillip Decker is the main horrifying character from the 1990’s horror movie Nightbreed. In it, Dr. Decker is portrayed by actor David Cronenberg. Dr. Phillip Decker is a psychotherapist in public and a serial killer in private that systematically murders people. This is shown at the very start of the movie. Dr. Decker wears a haunting mask with buttons for eyes and a zipper for a mouth.
In society, he maintains his appearance of a psychotherapist. He’s a serial killer giving mentally unstable patients advice. Dr. Decker’s position doesn’t get any more terrifying (and ironic) than this. One of his patients, Aaron Boone seeks the help of Dr. Decker. But instead of helping him, Dr. Decker convinces Boone that he is a serial killer. Dr. Decker’s motive is to get Boone to take the blame for Decker’s own murders so he can escape the consequences.