The Best Movie Villains of All Time

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These are the greatest, most vile movie characters we love to hate, ranked by the wisdom of the crowd. Anyone can contribute to this list of great villains, which makes this ranking an accurate, real-time reflection of the crowd's collective opinion.

Who are the greatest villains of all time? These movie bad guys are the scourge of the movie universe and you can now vote on the meanest villain ever to appear on film. Rank your favorites or add whoever (or whatever) you see missing.
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  1. 51
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    The Dark Knight, Batman, Batman Forever

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  2. 52
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    Austin Powers: Goldmember, Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, ...

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  3. 53
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    - 341


    Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, Once Upon a Jedi, Dark ...

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  4. 54
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    The Return of Jafar, Aladdin

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  5. 55
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    Batman Begins

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  6. 56
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    - 586


    Goodfellas

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  7. 57
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    - 618


    Star Wars: The Clone Wars

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  8. 58
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    - 509


    The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D, The Texas ...

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  9. 59
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    Hellraiser, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation, Hellraiser: Hellworld

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  10. 60
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    Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

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  11. 61
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    - 437

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    X-Men: The Last Stand, X-Men: First Class, Epic Movie

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  12. 62
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    Batman Returns, Batman

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  13. 63
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    - 438


    Gremlins

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  14. 64
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    Reservoir Dogs

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  15. 65
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    - 93

    ranked low on reranks & added by dgenega5764
    The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Hobbit: The ...

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  16. 66
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    Scream 4, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation

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  17. 67
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    - 157

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    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I, Harry Potter and the Order ...

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  18. 68
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    added by KennethWeaver
    Superman II, Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut, Superman

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  19. 69
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    The Usual Suspects

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  20. 70
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    The Tale of Sweeney Todd, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, ...

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  21. 71
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    Transformers: The Ride - 3D, Transformers, Transformers: Revenge of the ...

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  22. 72
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    Back to the Future Part III, Back to the Future, Back to the Future Part ...

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  23. 73
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    Robin Hood

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  24. 74
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    Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, Pirates of the Caribbean: ...

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  25. 75
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    - 184

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    Citizen Kane, Man Hunt, Night Train to Munich

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  26. 76
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    Scarface

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  27. 77
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    - 439

    added by ahmed-maklad
    Spider-Man, Spider-Man 3, Spider-Man 2

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  28. 78
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  29. 79
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    - 185


    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Chamber of ...

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  30. 80
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    - 449


    Rocky V

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  31. 81
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    - 411


    Invasion of Astro-Monster, Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster

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  32. 82
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    - 380

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    Gladiator

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  33. 83
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    Spider-Man 2

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  34. 84
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    - 128

    ranked low on reranks & added by SMcM
    The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, ...

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  35. 85
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    Who Framed Roger Rabbit

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  36. 86
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    added by NormanBates
    The Departed, Mobsters

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  37. 87
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    - 675

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    Cape Fear, Cape Fear

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  38. 88
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    - 281

    added by Sriniketh
    The Little Mermaid, Mickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed in at the House of ... The Little Mermaid

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  39. 89
    + 372
    - 259

    ranked low on reranks & added by but chickens double d
    The Batman Superman Movie: World's Finest, All-Star Superman, Superman IV: ...

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  40. 90
    + 493
    - 467


    Batman Forever, Batman

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  41. 91
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    - 263

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    How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat ...

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  42. 92
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    - 397


    Batman: New Times, The Dark Knight Rises, Batman

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  43. 93
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    - 544


    A Few Good Men

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  44. 94
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    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Mirror Mirror, Snow White Christmas

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  45. 95
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    - 398


    Django Unchained

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  46. 96
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    - 395


    Pillow Talk, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, The Chronicles of ...

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  47. 97
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    The Thing

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  48. 98
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    - 104
    Ultron is listed (or ranked) 98 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time

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    Ultron Avengers: Age of Ultron

  49. 99
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    Child's Play 2, Child's Play 3, Bride of Chucky

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  50. 100
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    AVPR: Aliens vs Predator - Requiem

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