The Best Movie Villains of All Time Film Characters

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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    ranked low on reranks
    Darth Maul

    Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode ... More
    51
  2. 52
    Up 198
    Down 175

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Jigsaw Killer

    Saw, Saw IV, Saw III More
    50
    added by: Shutup Barry
  3. 53
    Up 209
    Down 161

    ranked low on reranks
    Jabba the Hutt

    Star Wars: The Clone Wars More
    50
  4. 54
    Up 142
    Down 95
    The Usual Suspects More
    49
  5. 55
    Up 179
    Down 99

    ranked low on reranks
    Harvey Dent

    The Dark Knight, Batman, Batman Forever More
    49
  6. 56
    Up 191
    Down 190

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Tommy DeVito

    Goodfellas More
    49
  7. 57
    Up 221
    Down 221

    ranked high on reranks
    The Thing

    The Thing More
    49
  8. 58
    Up 206
    Down 185

    ranked high on reranks
    Pinhead

    Hellraiser, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation, Hellraiser: Hellworld More
    49
  9. 59
    Up 174
    Down 145

    often listed &ranked low on reranks
    General Zod

    Superman II, Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut, Superman More
    49
  10. 60
    Up 160
    Down 100

    ranked low on reranks
    Beetlejuice

    Beetlejuice More
    49
  11. 61
    Up 129
    Down 128

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Sweeney Todd

    The Tale of Sweeney Todd, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, ... More
    49
  12. 62
    Up 128
    Down 93
    Who Framed Roger Rabbit More
    48
  13. 63
    Up 163
    Down 130

    ranked high on reranks
    Davy Jones

    Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, Pirates of the Caribbean: At ... More
    48
  14. 64
    Up 131
    Down 103

    often listed
    Hector Barbossa

    Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, Pirates of the Caribbean: ... More
    48
  15. 65
    Up 149
    Down 108

    ranked low on reranks
    Captain Hook

    Peter Pan, Peter Pan, Hook More
    48
  16. 66
    Up 292
    Down 398

    often listed &controversial
    Megatron

    Transformers: The Ride - 3D, Transformers, Transformers: Revenge of the ... More
    48
  17. 67
    Up 86
    Down 44

    ranked low on reranks
    Vito Corleone

    The Godfather, The Godfather Saga, The Godfather Part II More
    47
  18. 68
    Up 112
    Down 98

    ranked high on reranks
    Roger 'Verbal' Kint

    The Usual Suspects More
    47
  19. 69
    Up 33
    Down 35

    ranked high on reranks
    Kurgan

    Highlander More
    47
    added by: BushWanker
  20. 70
    Up 145
    Down 127

    ranked low on reranks
    Leatherface

    The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D, The Texas ... More
    47
  21. 71
    Up 103
    Down 85

    ranked low on reranks
    Ivan Drago

    Rocky V More
    47
  22. 72
    Up 183
    Down 183
    A Few Good Men More
    47
  23. 73
    Up 150
    Down 129

    ranked low on reranks
    Jafar

    The Return of Jafar, Aladdin More
    46
    added by: oobug
  24. 74
    Up 60
    Down 61

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Calvin Candie

    Django Unchained More
    46
  25. 75
    Up 124
    Down 112
    46
  26. 76
    Up 104
    Down 97
    Spider-Man 2 More
    46
  27. 77
    Up 122
    Down 112

    ranked low on reranks
    Venom

    Spider-Man 3 More
    45
  28. 78
    Up 25
    Down 44
    No image

    ranked high on reranks
    Col. William Tavington

    The Patriot More
    45
    added by: lyyderi
  29. 79
    Up 95
    Down 114
    Apocalypse Now, Apocalypse Now Redux More
    45
  30. 80
    Up 60
    Down 56

    ranked low on reranks
    Angel Eyes

    The Good, The Bad and The Ugly More
    45
    added by: PeteBoyle
  31. 81
    Up 121
    Down 105

    ranked low on reranks
    Gremlins

    Gremlins More
    45
  32. 82
    Up 29
    Down 24

    ranked high on reranks
    The Sheriff of Nottingham

    45
    added by: pmmom38
  33. 83
    Up 45
    Down 47

    often listed
    Commodus

    Gladiator More
    45
    added by: sebbzor
  34. 84
    Up 52
    Down 31
    Batman Begins More
    45
  35. 85
    Up 152
    Down 259

    often listed
    Auric Goldfinger

    Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond, Goldfinger More
    44
  36. 86
    Up 82
    Down 67

    ranked low on reranks
    Green Goblin

    Spider-Man, Spider-Man 3, Spider-Man 2 More
    44
    added by: NormanBates
  37. 87
    Up 149
    Down 233

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Borg Queen

    Star Trek: First Contact More
    44
  38. 88
    Up 21
    Down 20

    ranked high on reranks
    Elle Driver

    Kill Bill: Vol. 3, Kill Bill Volume 1, Kill Bill Volume 2 More
    44
  39. 89
    Up 90
    Down 65
    No image

    ranked low on reranks
    The Terminator

    44
  40. 90
    Up 84
    Down 115

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Raoul Silva

    Skyfall More
    44
  41. 91
    Up 62
    Down 66

    ranked low on reranks
    Doctor Doom

    Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Fantastic Four, The Fantastic ... More
    44
  42. 92
    Up 71
    Down 86

    ranked low on reranks
    Jean-Baptiste Emanuel Zorg

    The Fifth Element More
    44
  43. 93
    Up 23
    Down 29
    Die Hard: With a Vengeance More
    44
    added by: pmmom38
  44. 94
    Up 59
    Down 81
    The Devil's Advocate More
    44
  45. 95
    Up 21
    Down 49

    ranked high on reranks &niche appeal
    Louis Cyphre

    Angel Heart More
    43
    added by: willyboymcoy
  46. 96
    Up 38
    Down 44
    Beauty and the Beast More
    43
  47. 97
    Up 142
    Down 236

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Roy Batty

    Blade Runner More
    43
  48. 98
    Up 110
    Down 158

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Daniel Plainview

    There Will Be Blood More
    43
  49. 99
    Up 63
    Down 65

    ranked low on reranks
    Regan MacNeil

    The Exorcist, Exorcist II: The Heretic More
    43
    added by: WilliamKing
  50. 100
    Up 146
    Down 151

    ranked low on reranks
    Simon Phoenix

    Demolition Man More
    43
    added by: Logan2011
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