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The Best Movie Characters of All Time

List of the best movie characters of all time, ranked by film buffs and people like you. This list includes performances by some of the greatest actors of all time in classic films, epic dramas, comedies, action and superhero movies, and many other movie genres. The best characters in film are those unforgettable, magnetic people (or aliens, or self-aware machines) who command the screen. They have spoken some of the most memorable quotes in movie history in ways fans have been trying to emulate ever since. Simply put, they are the best characters ever. Vote for your favorites.
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    most listed Indiana Jones franchise

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    Star Wars universe

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    the people's #1 James Bond franchise

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    The Lord of the Rings trilogy, The Hobbit

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Forrest Gump

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    Pirates of the Caribbean universe

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    Batman universe

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    ranked low on reranks Star Wars universe

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    Star Wars universe

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    added by wiabux Batman Forever, American Splendor, Movie 43

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    often listed The Godfather trilogy

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    The Silence of the Lambs, Hannibal, Red Drago

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    Star Wars universe

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    Back to the Future trilogy

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    ranked low on reranks Sergio Leone's Dollars trilogy

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks The Godfather trilogy

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    The Terminator series

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Harry Potter universe

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    Rocky franchise

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    ranked low on reranks Die Hard franchise

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    The Lord of the Rings trilogy

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

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    The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Hobbit: There and ...

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    The Lord of the Rings trilogy, The Hobbit

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    Ultimate Avengers, Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow, The Invincible Iron ...

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks The Shining

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    Dirty Harry

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    Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Star ...

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    The Pink Panther franchise

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    Dracula, Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein, Count Dracula

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    Edward Scissorhands

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Scarface

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    ranked low on reranks Harry Potter universe

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    To Kill a Mockingbird

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    ranked low on reranks & added by ChangesDownClub The Star Wars Holiday Special, Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, Star Wars ...

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    ranked low on reranks & added by ryanmcw X-Men universe

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    Harry Potter universe

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    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

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    Fight Club

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    Gone with the Wind

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    Rambo franchise

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    Psycho

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    The Big Lebowski

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    added by WilliamMtx The Matrix trilogy

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    Kill Bill series

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    The Bourne series

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    added by ryanmcw Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles, Crocodile Dundee II, Crocodile Dundee

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    added by WilliamMtx Ferris Bueller's Day Off

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Casablanca

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    ranked low on reranks & added by wiabux Star Trek III: The Search for Spock, Star Trek, Star Trek 2

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