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character in Old Testament of the Bible who killed his brother Abel out of jealousy.
Cain complex - hatred of a brother due to envy or jealousy. Synonym(s): brother complex
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Whether or not Raising Cain is really best described as history, it is fascinating and provocative reading.
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So even though he occasionally serves up a turkey - Body Double and Raising Cain spring to mind, the latter featuring John Lithgow hamming it up abysmally - I usually find something wacko enough to enjoy.
Suddenly the actor best known for playing the psychotic bad guy in such movies as Ricochet, Cliffhanger and Raising Cain is a hit in his hilarious role as the pompous leader of a group of aliens posing as humans.
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