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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    - 767


    The Dark Knight, Batman, Batman Forever

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  2. 52
    + 869
    - 601


    The Godfather, The Godfather Saga, The Godfather Part II

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  3. 53
    + 952
    - 695


    Peter Pan, Peter Pan, Hook

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  4. 54
    + 851
    - 714


    Goodfellas

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  5. 55
    + 1,126
    - 1,112

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

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  6. 56
    + 477
    - 221

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

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  7. 57
    + 782
    - 479


    Batman Begins

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  8. 58
    + 1,633
    - 1,337


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

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  9. 59
    + 1,033
    - 780


    Star Wars: The Clone Wars

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  10. 60
    + 911
    - 648

    added by oobug
    The Return of Jafar, Aladdin

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  11. 61
    + 886
    - 730


    Hellraiser, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation, Hellraiser: Hellworld

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  12. 62
    + 777
    - 661


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

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  13. 63
    + 706
    - 533


    Batman Returns, Batman

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  14. 64
    + 895
    - 610


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

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  15. 65
    + 604
    - 302

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

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  16. 66
    + 1,101
    - 1,088


    Reservoir Dogs

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  17. 67
    + 744
    - 608


    The Usual Suspects

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  18. 68
    + 703
    - 578


    Scream 4, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation

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  19. 69
    + 927
    - 956


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

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  20. 70
    + 1,054
    - 1,077


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

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  21. 71
    + 554
    - 490

    added by sebbzor
    Gladiator

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  22. 72
    + 724
    - 693


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

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  23. 73
    + 525
    - 381

    ranked low on reranks & added by but chickens double d
    Robin Hood

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  24. 74
    + 706
    - 581


    Gremlins

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  25. 75
    + 739
    - 717

    often listed & added by KennethWeaver
    Superman II, Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut, Superman

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  26. 76
    + 441
    - 247

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

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  27. 77
    + 526
    - 407

    added by but chickens double d
    Scarface

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  28. 78
    + 476
    - 362


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

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  29. 79
    + 677
    - 676


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

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  30. 80
    + 702
    - 594


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  31. 81
    + 671
    - 576


    Rocky V

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  32. 82
    + 626
    - 604


    Spider-Man 2

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  33. 83
    + 661
    - 566

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

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  34. 84
    + 657
    - 528


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

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  35. 85
    + 506
    - 484

    often listed & added by NormanBates
    The Departed, Mobsters

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  36. 86
    + 341
    - 260

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

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  37. 87
    + 528
    - 379

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

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  38. 88
    + 368
    - 219
    Ultron is listed (or ranked) 88 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time

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

  39. 89
    + 594
    - 593


    Who Framed Roger Rabbit

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  40. 90
    + 577
    - 651


    A Few Good Men

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  41. 91
    + 276
    - 215

    added by SMcM
    The Hunger Games

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  42. 92
    + 641
    - 798

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

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  43. 93
    + 468
    - 502

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Django Unchained

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  44. 94
    + 330
    - 231

    ranked low on reranks & added by SMcM
    Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones, ...

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  45. 95
    + 632
    - 692

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    The Thing

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  46. 96
    + 492
    - 399

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

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  47. 97
    + 501
    - 394

    ranked low on reranks & added by but chickens double d
    How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat ...

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  48. 98
    + 624
    - 617


    Batman Forever, Batman

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  49. 99
    + 563
    - 526


    Batman: New Times, The Dark Knight Rises, Batman

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  50. 100
    + 383
    - 339

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

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