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VILLAIN., An epithet used to cast contempt and contumely on the person to whom it is applied.
     2. To call a man a villain in a letter written to a third person, will entitle him to an action without proof of special damages. 1 Bos. & Pull. 331.

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In cluster 1, "mental monstrosity," Newitz focuses on narratives about serial killers (chapter 1) and mad doctors (chapter 2)--stories in which people go crazy because they lead lives which "they perceive to be forced on them by profit-driven institutions" (11).
Next morning, the strangers beg help from Kiko (Agles Steib), who offers to show them a way back home via his mad doctor uncle's house in the jungle.
A group of students join the Army as an alternative to prison, but find themselves thrown in an experimental facility with a mad doctor intent on turning them into the ultimate killing machines.
After which they will no doubt answer that frankincense was that mad doctor who created a monster.
In a nutshell: American tourists in Brazil take their clothes off, get stalked by mad doctor for organ transplants.
Frank seduces both Brad and Janet, Rocky runs riot, a mad doctor arrives in a wheelchair - and that's about it.
Hell-bent on using science to harness the Necronomicon's powers, the mad doctor unleashes the book's all-powerful Evil on the world -- releasing a new slew of Deadites, monsters and spirits, twisting reality into a hellish strudel and leaving mankind with that not-so-fresh, apocalyptic feeling.
However, they have trouble working together until they're faced with a real-life threat: sent to camp in a forest, they encounter murderous mutants and are captured by a mad doctor who has plans for making mutants out of them, too.
Jockenstein, the Mad Doctor of music behind the turntable.
Followers of Louis Farrakhan believe that the white race resulted from an experiment by a mad doctor named Yakub.
Written by Peter David and illustrated by Fabrizio Petrossi, the "Disney Epic Mickey 2: Graphic Novel" is a 48 page retelling of Mickey Mouse's return to Wasteland to help Oswald the Lucky Rabbit as he faces the Mad Doctor.