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. 101
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    Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man, Bride of Frankenstein, Monster Mash

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  2. 102
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    ranked low on reranks Batman Begins

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  3. 103
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    Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, Once Upon a Jedi, Dark ...

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  4. 104
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    Taxi Driver

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  5. 105
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    added by Scott Klingaman Tombstone

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  6. 106
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    The Rocky Horror Picture Show

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  7. 107
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Fatal Attraction

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  8. 108
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    Adventures of Mowgli, The Jungle Book

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  9. 109
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    added by but chickens double d Robin Hood

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  10. 110
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    often listed & added by Juba Basic Instinct, Last Action Hero, Basic Instinct 2

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  11. 111
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    Face/Off

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  12. 112
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    Masters of the Universe

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  13. 113
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    Beauty and the Beast

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  14. 114
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Blue Velvet

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  15. 115
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    Alice in Wonderland, Alice in Wonderland, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland ...

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  16. 116
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    added by pmmom38

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  17. 117
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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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  18. 118
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    added by pmmom38 Die Hard: With a Vengeance

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  19. 119
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    added by but chickens double d The Batman Superman Movie: World's Finest, All-Star Superman, Superman IV: ...

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  20. 120
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    Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark

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  21. 121
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    Full Metal Jacket

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  22. 122
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    added by willyboymcoy The Shawshank Redemption

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  23. 123
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    ranked low on reranks Spaceballs

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  24. 124
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    added by monty46 Kill Bill Volume 1, Kill Bill Volume 2

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  25. 125
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    ranked high on reranks & added by lyyderi The Patriot

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  26. 126
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    Training Day

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  27. 127
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    Rocky III

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  28. 128
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    added by BushWanker Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond, Goldfinger, Bonds Are Forever

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  29. 129
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps, Wall Street

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  30. 130
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    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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  31. 131
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    Kill Bill: Vol. 3, Kill Bill Volume 1, Kill Bill Volume 2

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  32. 132
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    Casino Royale, Casino Royale

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  33. 133
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    often listed Diamonds Are Forever, Thunderball, Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond

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  34. 134
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    added by BushWanker Highlander

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  35. 135
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    Dr. No, Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond

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  36. 136
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    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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  37. 137
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    Orphan

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  38. 138
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    Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

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  39. 139
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    Detective Alonso Harris Training Day

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  40. 140
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    Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, Star Wars Episode IV: A New ...

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  41. 141
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    added by youngkingzfam Batman & Robin

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  42. 142
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    Spider-Man 3

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  43. 143
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    added by NormanBates X-Men: First Class, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Generation X

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  44. 144
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    added by but chickens double d Robin Hood, Robin Hood: Men in Tights

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  45. 145
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Collateral

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  46. 146
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    added by MeghanaJoshi The Ring Two, The Ring 3D, The Ring

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  47. 147
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    The Mummy Returns, The Mummy

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  48. 148
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    Shrek, Shrek 4-D

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  49. 149
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    Super Mario Bros.

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  50. 150
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    Frank Once Upon a Time in America

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