Villains 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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Saruman is listed (or ranked) 51 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Saruman The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

The Greatest Female Villains The Best Steven Spielberg Movies

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Tyler Durden is listed (or ranked) 52 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Tyler Durden Fight Club

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Vito Corleone is listed (or ranked) 53 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Vito Corleone The Godfather, The Godfather Saga, The Godfather Part II

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Captain Hook is listed (or ranked) 54 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Captain Hook Peter Pan, Peter Pan, Hook

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Tommy DeVito is listed (or ranked) 55 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Tommy DeVito Goodfellas

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Jabba the Hutt is listed (or ranked) 56 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Jabba the Hutt Star Wars: The Clone Wars

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Harvey Dent is listed (or ranked) 57 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Harvey Dent The Dark Knight, Batman, Batman Forever

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Dr. Evil is listed (or ranked) 58 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Dr. Evil Austin Powers: Goldmember, Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me

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Pinhead is listed (or ranked) 59 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Pinhead Hellraiser, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation, Hellraiser: Hellworld

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Jafar is listed (or ranked) 60 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Jafar The Return of Jafar, Aladdin

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Adolf Hitler is listed (or ranked) 61 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Adolf Hitler Citizen Kane, Man Hunt, Night Train to Munich

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Scarecrow is listed (or ranked) 62 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Scarecrow Batman Begins

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Leatherface is listed (or ranked) 63 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Leatherface The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

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Dolores Umbridge is listed (or ranked) 64 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Dolores Umbridge Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I, J.K. Rowling: A Year in the Life

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Commodus is listed (or ranked) 65 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Commodus Gladiator

The Greatest Animated Disney Villains The Most Quotable Movies of All Time

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Smaug is listed (or ranked) 66 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Smaug The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

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Sheriff of Nottingham is listed (or ranked) 67 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time

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Biff Tannen is listed (or ranked) 68 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Biff Tannen Back to the Future Part III, Back to the Future, Back to the Future Part II

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Keyser Söze is listed (or ranked) 69 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Keyser Söze The Usual Suspects

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Megatron is listed (or ranked) 70 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Megatron Transformers: The Ride - 3D, Transformers, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

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Mr. Blonde is listed (or ranked) 71 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Mr. Blonde Reservoir Dogs

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Mystique is listed (or ranked) 72 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Mystique X-Men: The Last Stand, X-Men: First Class, Epic Movie

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Penguin is listed (or ranked) 73 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Penguin Batman Returns, Batman

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Shredder is listed (or ranked) 74 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time

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Ivan Drago is listed (or ranked) 75 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Ivan Drago Rocky V

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Gremlins is listed (or ranked) 76 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Gremlins Gremlins

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Ghostface is listed (or ranked) 77 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Ghostface Scream 4, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation

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General Zod is listed (or ranked) 78 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Zod MAN OF STEEL Superman II, Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut, Superman

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Judge Doom is listed (or ranked) 79 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Judge Doom Who Framed Roger Rabbit

The Best Movie Characters of All Time 80 Great Jobs That Don't Require a College Degree

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Sweeney Todd is listed (or ranked) 80 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Sweeney Todd The Tale of Sweeney Todd, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Bloodthirsty Butchers

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Hector Barbossa is listed (or ranked) 81 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Hector Barbossa Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End

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Tony Montana is listed (or ranked) 82 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Tony Montana Scarface

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Frank Costello is listed (or ranked) 83 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Frank Costello The Departed, Mobsters

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Ultron is listed (or ranked) 84 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Ultron Avengers: Age of Ultron

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Count Dooku is listed (or ranked) 85 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Count Dooku Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones, Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith

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Dr. Otto Octavius is listed (or ranked) 86 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Dr. Otto Octavius Spider-Man 2

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Green Goblin is listed (or ranked) 87 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Green Goblin Spider-Man, Spider-Man 3, Spider-Man 2

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Professor Severus Snape is listed (or ranked) 88 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Professor Severus Snape Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I

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Lex Luthor is listed (or ranked) 89 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Lex Luthor The Batman Superman Movie: World's Finest, All-Star Superman, Superman IV: The Quest For Peace

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Calvin Candie is listed (or ranked) 90 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Calvin Candie Django Unchained

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Godzilla is listed (or ranked) 91 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Godzilla Invasion of Astro-Monster, Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster

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President Snow is listed (or ranked) 92 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
President Snow The Hunger Games

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The Thing is listed (or ranked) 93 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
The Thing The Thing

The Best Spider-Man Villains The Best Mezcal Brands

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Col. Nathan R. Jessep is listed (or ranked) 94 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Col. Nathan R. Jessep A Few Good Men

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Shere Khan is listed (or ranked) 95 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Shere Khan Adventures of Mowgli, The Jungle Book

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Ursula is listed (or ranked) 96 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Ursula The Little Mermaid, Mickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed in at the House of Mouse, Mickey's House of Villains - The Little Mermaid

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Lucius Malfoy is listed (or ranked) 97 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Lucius Malfoy Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

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Max Cady is listed (or ranked) 98 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Max Cady Cape Fear, Cape Fear

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Charles Lee Ray is listed (or ranked) 99 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Charles Lee Ray Child's Play 2, Child's Play 3, Bride of Chucky

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White Witch is listed (or ranked) 100 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
White Witch Pillow Talk, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion