The Best Movie Villains of All Time Film Characters
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The Best Movie Villains of All Time

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

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  2. 52
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    Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, Pirates of the Caribbean: ...

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  3. 53
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    The Godfather, The Godfather Saga, The Godfather Part II

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  4. 54
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    Star Wars: The Clone Wars

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  5. 55
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    The Tale of Sweeney Todd, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, ...

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  6. 56
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    Peter Pan, Peter Pan, Hook

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  7. 57
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    Hellraiser, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation, Hellraiser: Hellworld

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  8. 58
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    Goodfellas

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  9. 59
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    The Usual Suspects

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  10. 60
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    The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D, The Texas ...

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  11. 61
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Transformers: The Ride - 3D, Transformers, Transformers: Revenge of the ...

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  12. 62
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    Superman II, Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut, Superman

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  13. 63
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    Cape Fear, Cape Fear

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  14. 64
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    Who Framed Roger Rabbit

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  15. 65
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    Spider-Man 2

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  16. 66
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    A Few Good Men

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  17. 67
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    The Thing

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  18. 68
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    Gremlins

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  19. 69
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  20. 70
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    added by NormanBates Spider-Man, Spider-Man 3, Spider-Man 2

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  21. 71
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    often listed & added by sebbzor Gladiator

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  22. 72
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    X-Men: The Last Stand, X-Men: First Class, Epic Movie

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  23. 73
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    Rocky V

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  24. 74
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    added by oobug The Return of Jafar, Aladdin

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  25. 75
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    Batman Returns, Batman

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  26. 76
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    The Usual Suspects

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  27. 77
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    Scream 4, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation

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  28. 78
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    Apocalypse Now, Apocalypse Now Redux

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  29. 79
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    The Fifth Element

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  30. 80
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    Django Unchained

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  31. 81
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    Star Trek: First Contact

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  32. 82
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    Batman: New Times, The Dark Knight Rises, Batman

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  33. 83
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    ranked low on reranks Invasion of Astro-Monster, Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster, Destroy All ...

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  34. 84
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    Blade Runner

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  35. 85
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    added by PeteBoyle Angel Eyes The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

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  36. 86
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    Toy Story 3

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  37. 87
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    ranked low on reranks Spider-Man 3

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  38. 88
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond, Goldfinger

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  39. 89
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Raoul Silva Skyfall

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  40. 90
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    added by but chickens double d Scarface

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  41. 91
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    Batman Forever, Batman

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  42. 92
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    Child's Play 2, Child's Play 3, Bride of Chucky

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  43. 93
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    Pillow Talk, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, The Chronicles of ...

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  44. 94
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    added by NormanBates The Departed, Mobsters

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  45. 95
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks The Devil's Advocate

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  46. 96
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    The Incredibles

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  47. 97
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    added by WilliamKing The Exorcist, Exorcist II: The Heretic

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  48. 98
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    added by Logan2011 Demolition Man

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  49. 99
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    Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Fantastic Four, The Fantastic ...

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  50. 100
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    There Will Be Blood

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