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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    - 635


    The Godfather, The Godfather Saga, The Godfather Part II

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  2. 52
    + 1,197
    - 812


    The Dark Knight, Batman, Batman Forever

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  3. 53
    + 991
    - 744


    Peter Pan, Peter Pan, Hook

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  4. 54
    + 539
    - 251

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

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  5. 55
    + 902
    - 744


    Goodfellas

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  6. 56
    + 1,086
    - 822


    Star Wars: The Clone Wars

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  7. 57
    + 957
    - 682

    added by oobug
    The Return of Jafar, Aladdin

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  8. 58
    + 1,171
    - 1,140

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

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  9. 59
    + 831
    - 511

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    Batman Begins

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  10. 60
    + 1,674
    - 1,377


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

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  11. 61
    + 924
    - 762


    Hellraiser, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation, Hellraiser: Hellworld

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  12. 62
    + 815
    - 686


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

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  13. 63
    + 741
    - 566


    Batman Returns, Batman

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  14. 64
    + 657
    - 328

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

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  15. 65
    + 933
    - 651


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

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  16. 66
    + 747
    - 603


    Scream 4, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation

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  17. 67
    + 786
    - 635


    The Usual Suspects

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  18. 68
    + 1,141
    - 1,111


    Reservoir Dogs

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  19. 69
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    - 404

    added by but chickens double d
    Robin Hood

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  20. 70
    + 603
    - 512

    added by sebbzor
    Gladiator

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  21. 71
    + 1,089
    - 1,106


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

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  22. 72
    + 958
    - 996

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

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  23. 73
    + 765
    - 746

    added by KennethWeaver
    Superman II, Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut, Superman

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  24. 74
    + 491
    - 277

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

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  25. 75
    + 728
    - 613


    Gremlins

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  26. 76
    + 525
    - 403


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

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  27. 77
    + 753
    - 729


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

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  28. 78
    + 730
    - 619


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  29. 79
    + 710
    - 602


    Rocky V

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  30. 80
    + 655
    - 631


    Spider-Man 2

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  31. 81
    + 551
    - 436

    added by but chickens double d
    Scarface

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  32. 82
    + 708
    - 704

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, Pirates of the Caribbean: ...

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  33. 83
    + 401
    - 292

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

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  34. 84
    + 683
    - 560


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

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  35. 85
    + 692
    - 595

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

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  36. 86
    + 573
    - 396

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

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  37. 87
    + 534
    - 511

    added by NormanBates
    The Departed, Mobsters

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  38. 88
    + 629
    - 615


    Who Framed Roger Rabbit

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  39. 89
    + 409
    - 255
    Ultron is listed (or ranked) 89 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time

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

  40. 90
    + 319
    - 246

    added by SMcM
    The Hunger Games

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  41. 91
    + 523
    - 429

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

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  42. 92
    + 596
    - 677

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    A Few Good Men

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  43. 93
    + 500
    - 526


    Django Unchained

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  44. 94
    + 361
    - 261

    added by SMcM
    Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones, ...

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  45. 95
    + 413
    - 365

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

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  46. 96
    + 664
    - 818

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Cape Fear, Cape Fear

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  47. 97
    + 665
    - 716


    The Thing

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  48. 98
    + 532
    - 428

    added by but chickens double d
    How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat ...

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  49. 99
    + 589
    - 551


    Batman: New Times, The Dark Knight Rises, Batman

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  50. 100
    + 505
    - 515


    Child's Play 2, Child's Play 3, Bride of Chucky

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