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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    The Dark Knight, Batman, Batman Forever

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

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

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  4. 54
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    Austin Powers: Goldmember, Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, ...

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  5. 55
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    Goodfellas

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  6. 56
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    Batman Begins

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  7. 57
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    The Return of Jafar, Aladdin

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    Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

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  9. 59
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    The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D, The Texas ...

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  10. 60
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    Star Wars: The Clone Wars

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  11. 61
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    Hellraiser, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation, Hellraiser: Hellworld

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  12. 62
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    The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Hobbit: The ...

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  13. 63
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    Batman Returns, Batman

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  14. 64
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    X-Men: The Last Stand, X-Men: First Class, Epic Movie

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  15. 65
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    Reservoir Dogs

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    Citizen Kane, Man Hunt, Night Train to Munich

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  17. 67
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    Scream 4, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation

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  18. 68
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    The Usual Suspects

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  19. 69
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    Gremlins

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    Robin Hood

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    The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, ...

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

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    Superman II, Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut, Superman

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

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

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    Gladiator

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

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  29. 79
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    added by ahmed-maklad
    Spider-Man, Spider-Man 3, Spider-Man 2

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  30. 80
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    Scarface

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    Rocky V

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  33. 83
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    Spider-Man 2

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  34. 84
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    Who Framed Roger Rabbit

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    The Departed, Mobsters

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  36. 86
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    Invasion of Astro-Monster, Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster

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    The Batman Superman Movie: World's Finest, All-Star Superman, Superman IV: ...

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    Cape Fear, Cape Fear

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    Batman Forever, Batman

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  40. 90
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    The Thing

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

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    Django Unchained

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  43. 93
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    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Deathly ...

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  44. 94
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    Batman: New Times, The Dark Knight Rises, Batman

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    A Few Good Men

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  46. 96
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    added by but chickens double d
    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Mirror Mirror, Snow White Christmas

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

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

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    Ultron is listed (or ranked) 99 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time

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    Ultron Avengers: Age of Ultron

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