But there are other cases where the author or producer attempts to make a very mentally ill criminal likable. The most abhorrent and oddly entertaining character in the media that sticks out in my mind was Dr. Hannibal Lecture in Silence of the Lambs. Dr. Lecture was an insane genius who was convinced of his own intellectual superiority. He used his crimes to weed out those that he found used bad manners, mutilated the arts and were not a benefit to what he considered the important part of society. Dr. Lecture was used to being around the elite and the wealthy members of the Baltimore community and had worked his practice to be a high
In fact, Polyphemus may exist as the truest form of evil amongst the stories due to his level cognizance. In each of the proceeding accounts, one party does the killing while another party does the eating. Though the former group intentionally serves the human flesh, they do not partake in the consumption themselves. Likewise, the latter group does the consuming, however does so indiscriminately. Polyphemus on the other hand, intentionally kills and intentionally eats other humans, making him more liable.
Edgar Allan Poe also creates his own unique character named Montresor in "The Cask of Amontillado". Montresor is a prideful wine connoisseur. General Zaroff is evil because he feels no guilt in taking the life of others and kills for his amusement. In "The Most Dangerous Game", General Zaroff continuously kills people without remorse. General Zaroff gives off a stronger sense of danger than Montresor does especially when he says, "I hunt more dangerous game" (Connell 5).
If you recall from that episode, Liz ends up being framed for the murder of a U.S. Senator and murders Attorney General Tom Connolly. On the run from Ressler and the FBI, Red swoops in to save her and they drive off as the season came to its dramatic finish. Now, the FBI has located Liz and Red's van and is hot on their trail, but knowing Red, he has a few more tricks to shake them off. The remainder of the cold open is what we have come to expect from Red and his ability to stave off imprisonment.
Pride and Jealousy are very powerful things! Some people will go to the farthest limits to preserve their own ego and selfish desires. The Serial Podcast by Sarah Koenig is about the very complex murder of Hae Min Lee on January 13th, 1999. Many different people are brought into the Hae Lee case but the one that sticks out the most is Adnan Syed. On the day of January 13th, 1999 Hae Min Lee was strangled to death by Adnan Syed with the assistance of Jay Wilds.
THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS BY JONATHAN DEMME In many ways, ‘The Silence of the lambs’ is different from its predecessors in the Hannibal cannibal novel series. A 1991 horror-thriller movie directed by Jonathan Demme and starring Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, and Scott Glenn. In the film, a bright, young FBI Trainee Clarice Starling is chosen by Jack Crawford of the FBI’s Behavioral Sciences Unit to interview Hannibal Lecter, a former psychiatrist and the cannibalistic serial killer whose insight leads to the pursuit of the serial killer named ‘Buffalo Bill’, who skins his female victim corpses. Compared to its immediate predecessor ‘Manhunter’ of 1986 movie, ‘silence’ is very much a skillful adaptation and brilliant execution of the plot taking an advanced step from the ‘Manhunter’. The plot itself, is slow building with its pace and events keep you glued.
Introductory Paragraph: In the movie “Suicide Squad”, produced by Charles Roven Richard Suckle, Deadshot (a.k.a Floyd Lawton) is a moody person and he is also known as a criminal and a dangerous, bad person, yet he still needs to fight crimes with his bad allies to save the world. He has superhuman accuracy with any weapon he touches and he is like a real life person. In the movie, he says “I don’t save people!” This refers to him being a bad person due to the fact he doesn’t use his special abilities to save people. Also, in the movie, he is having a peaceful conversation and someone interrupts him by saying “coward”, and he threatens that he will hit her by saying “I will knock you out, I don't care if you're a girl. This is an example of him being a moody guy.
When we compare this to when they are in the war Xavier does not enjoy killing but respect his enemy in some form, but Elijah on the other hand is a rootless killer moving through trenches slaughtering and plundering. He is running around and collecting his trophy’s, he have now reached a stage that he almost does not eat any food and basically lives on morphine to get through the day. One could discus that he is now so mentally unstable and that he is more like a wendigo and that his physical appearance starting to reach similarly height of that monsters that kills and eats other humans. In some twisted way, we can almost read that Elijah is feeding of Xavier’s terror, he knows that Xavier’s family have a long line of Wendigo killers, but yet he pursues and bullies Xavier with jokes about eating human flesh. This would help us find explain why in the end Xavier kills his friends, surely it is not the only reason but one can wonder that in grand scheme do really Elijah comprehend how cruel his prank was on his
Mistaken Monster Throughout the days of old it was easier to misstate a monster for nothing more as just a Finish creature of the night to terrorize you and your village. But what if I told you that the creature you so heavenly despise is doing all of that by choice, and that fate has Little to nothing to do with why the monster so hate you so much. This so despicable creature of the dark is call Grendel. And by choice he chooses to do the things he does. Grendal the most hatred of all creature; descendent of Cain.
Victor selfishly isolated himself from society and ran away from his responsibilities which caused destruction to the people Victor cared for and loved deeply. The creature was known as a monster and was doomed due to his appearance. The crimes were done by the creature due to the revenge he sought out for towards Victor. The creature cannot be to blame for his behavior, Victor Frankenstein is the only one at fault for the murderers and wrong doings of his creature.
He ultimately leaves to save his friends from Darth Vader and they end up in battle. Twist: "Luke, I am your father", Darth Vader says. 4. Se7en (1995) How it goes: Two detectives, Somerset and Mills, track a serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as his method of killing his victims. Twist: Five murders have been executed, leaving two more sins.