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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    - 765


    The Dark Knight, Batman, Batman Forever

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  2. 52
    + 950
    - 693


    Peter Pan, Peter Pan, Hook

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  3. 53
    + 864
    - 598


    The Godfather, The Godfather Saga, The Godfather Part II

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  4. 54
    + 475
    - 218

    added by dgenega5764
    The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Hobbit: The ...

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  5. 55
    + 848
    - 711


    Goodfellas

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  6. 56
    + 1,122
    - 1,110

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

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  7. 57
    + 778
    - 478


    Batman Begins

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  8. 58
    + 1,630
    - 1,334


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

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  9. 59
    + 1,029
    - 777


    Star Wars: The Clone Wars

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  10. 60
    + 907
    - 647

    added by oobug
    The Return of Jafar, Aladdin

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  11. 61
    + 882
    - 729


    Hellraiser, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation, Hellraiser: Hellworld

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  12. 62
    + 774
    - 659


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

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  13. 63
    + 704
    - 530


    Batman Returns, Batman

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  14. 64
    + 894
    - 608


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

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  15. 65
    + 602
    - 298

    ranked low on reranks & added by sebbzor
    Citizen Kane, Man Hunt, Night Train to Munich

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  16. 66
    + 1,100
    - 1,086


    Reservoir Dogs

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  17. 67
    + 740
    - 607


    The Usual Suspects

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  18. 68
    + 700
    - 577


    Scream 4, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation

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  19. 69
    + 924
    - 953


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

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  20. 70
    + 1,053
    - 1,075


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

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  21. 71
    + 553
    - 488

    added by sebbzor
    Gladiator

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  22. 72
    + 722
    - 691


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

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  23. 73
    + 523
    - 379

    ranked low on reranks & added by but chickens double d
    Robin Hood

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  24. 74
    + 704
    - 580


    Gremlins

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  25. 75
    + 439
    - 245

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

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  26. 76
    + 736
    - 716

    often listed & added by KennethWeaver
    Superman II, Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut, Superman

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  27. 77
    + 474
    - 359


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

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  28. 78
    + 525
    - 405

    added by but chickens double d
    Scarface

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  29. 79
    + 676
    - 674


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

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  30. 80
    + 625
    - 602


    Spider-Man 2

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  31. 81
    + 700
    - 592


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  32. 82
    + 669
    - 574


    Rocky V

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  33. 83
    + 661
    - 563

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

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  34. 84
    + 655
    - 527


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

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  35. 85
    + 504
    - 483

    often listed & added by NormanBates
    The Departed, Mobsters

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  36. 86
    + 527
    - 377

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

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  37. 87
    + 337
    - 258

    added by SMcM
    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Deathly ...

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  38. 88
    + 365
    - 217
    Ultron is listed (or ranked) 88 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time

    ranked low on reranks & added by SMcM
    Ultron Avengers: Age of Ultron

  39. 89
    + 593
    - 591


    Who Framed Roger Rabbit

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  40. 90
    + 576
    - 649


    A Few Good Men

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  41. 91
    + 641
    - 795


    Cape Fear, Cape Fear

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  42. 92
    + 466
    - 500

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Django Unchained

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  43. 93
    + 328
    - 229

    ranked low on reranks & added by SMcM
    Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones, ...

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  44. 94
    + 272
    - 214

    ranked low on reranks & added by SMcM
    The Hunger Games

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  45. 95
    + 631
    - 690

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    The Thing

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  46. 96
    + 499
    - 392

    ranked low on reranks & added by but chickens double d
    How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat ...

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  47. 97
    + 623
    - 614


    Batman Forever, Batman

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  48. 98
    + 490
    - 398

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

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  49. 99
    + 562
    - 524


    Batman: New Times, The Dark Knight Rises, Batman

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  50. 100
    + 381
    - 338

    added by but chickens double d
    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Mirror Mirror, Snow White Christmas

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