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Best Mickey Knox Costume Guide
Mickey Knox is one of the main characters of the 1994 Oliver Stone film, Natural Born Killers. Played by actor Woody Harrelson, Mickey is the husband of Mallory Knox. One might say they’re a match made in heaven…if heaven was full of violence and gruesome murders. With both of their childhoods forged by abusive parents, the two grew up twisted and violent. Mickey begins his relationship with Mallory by helping her murder her parents. Mickey is shown throughout the film to revel in the act of killing, finding more efficient ways to murder more people. He sometimes even using his bare hands instead of weapons. Get the look of the natural born killer with this Mickey Knox costume guide.
Murder at any costume party with this ungodly look by wearing a Mesh T-Shirt, Blue Jeans, Motorcycle Jacket, Buckle, Belt Strap, Retro Sunglasses, and a pair of Men’s Boots.
Mickey Knox Cosplay Costumes
A simple way to kill it at any costume event with a recognizable look is by dressing up as Natural Born Killers character, Mickey Knox. Mickey’s style speaks to his personality—bold, crazy, and fearless. Get the look of Mickey Knox by wearing a basic mesh t-shirt and with blue jeans. You can probably even find these in your closet. Throw on a motorcycle jacket and a belt with buckle from a thrift store to let everyone know you shouldn’t be messed with you. Finish off the cosplay with a pair of men’s boots and retro sunglasses.
Most comfortable in a killing spree and wreaking havoc, you’ll be more recognizable as Mickey if you come to the even with your partner in crime! Find the Mallory Knox in your life and you can both cosplay together. You can also find a friend to dress as your last victim, Wayne Gayle.
About Mickey Knox
Mickey Knox had a rough childhood. Not only did his parents abuse him, but he also witnessed his father’s suicide at the young age of 10. His difficult childhood led him to a life described by killing people as a way of achieving enlightenment. Nothing in the film seems to have successfully contained Mickey. Not prison and certainly not the mental institution where he and his wife, Mallory, were diagnosed to be criminally insane. In any of those instances, he just found new ways to wreak havoc and eventually escape.
Along with Mallory, the couple makes up a more modern and more twisted version of Bonnie and Clyde. The stark difference might be that Bonnie and Clyde only killed people as a means to rob banks whereas Mickey and Mallory went on killing sprees for fun and pleasure. Mickey Knox’s character is based on a real-life spree-killer by the name of Charles Starkweather. His name is based on a real-life Hollywood actor of the same name in the mid-to-late-1990s.