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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    The Dark Knight, Batman, Batman Forever

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  2. 52
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    Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, Once Upon a Jedi, Dark ...

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  3. 53
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    Austin Powers: Goldmember, Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, ...

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  4. 54
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    The Return of Jafar, Aladdin

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  5. 55
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    Star Wars: The Clone Wars

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  6. 56
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    Batman Begins

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  7. 57
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    Goodfellas

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  8. 58
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    The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D, The Texas ...

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  9. 59
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    Hellraiser, Boogeymen: The Killer Compilation, Hellraiser: Hellworld

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  10. 60
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    Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

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  11. 61
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    X-Men: The Last Stand, X-Men: First Class, Epic Movie

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  12. 62
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    Batman Returns, Batman

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  13. 63
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    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I, Harry Potter and the Order ...

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  14. 64
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    Gremlins

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  15. 65
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    - 95

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

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  16. 66
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    Reservoir Dogs

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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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    added by KennethWeaver
    Superman II, Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut, Superman

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  19. 69
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    The Usual Suspects

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  20. 70
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    The Tale of Sweeney Todd, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, ...

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  21. 71
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    Robin Hood

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  22. 72
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    Transformers: The Ride - 3D, Transformers, Transformers: Revenge of the ...

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

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  24. 74
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    Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, Pirates of the Caribbean: ...

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  25. 75
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    Citizen Kane, Man Hunt, Night Train to Munich

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  26. 76
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    Scarface

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  27. 77
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    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Chamber of ...

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  28. 78
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  29. 79
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    Spider-Man, Spider-Man 3, Spider-Man 2

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  30. 80
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    Rocky V

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  31. 81
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    - 412


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

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  32. 82
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    - 128

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

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  33. 83
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    Gladiator

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    Spider-Man 2

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  35. 85
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    Who Framed Roger Rabbit

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  36. 86
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    The Departed, Mobsters

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  37. 87
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    Cape Fear, Cape Fear

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  38. 88
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    - 284

    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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  39. 89
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    - 261

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

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  40. 90
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    - 470


    Batman Forever, Batman

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  41. 91
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    How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat ...

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  42. 92
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    - 399


    Batman: New Times, The Dark Knight Rises, Batman

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  43. 93
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    A Few Good Men

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  44. 94
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    Django Unchained

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  45. 95
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    ranked low on reranks & added by but chickens double d
    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Mirror Mirror, Snow White Christmas

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  46. 96
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    The Thing

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  47. 97
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    Pillow Talk, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, The Chronicles of ...

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  48. 98
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    Ultron is listed (or ranked) 98 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time

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

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    AVPR: Aliens vs Predator - Requiem

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  50. 100
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    Child's Play 2, Child's Play 3, Bride of Chucky

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