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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    The Rocky Horror Picture Show

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  2. 102
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    Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man, Bride of Frankenstein, Monster Mash

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  3. 103
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    ranked low on reranks Batman Begins

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  4. 104
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Fatal Attraction

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  5. 105
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    Face/Off

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  6. 106
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    added by pmmom38

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  7. 107
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    often listed & added by Juba Basic Instinct, Last Action Hero, Basic Instinct 2

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  8. 108
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    Taxi Driver

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  9. 109
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    ranked low on reranks Alice in Wonderland, Alice in Wonderland, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland ...

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  10. 110
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Blue Velvet

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  11. 111
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    ranked low on reranks Masters of the Universe

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  12. 112
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    Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, Once Upon a Jedi, Dark ...

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  13. 113
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    added by but chickens double d Robin Hood

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  14. 114
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    Adventures of Mowgli, The Jungle Book

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  15. 115
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    added by monty46 Kill Bill Volume 1, Kill Bill Volume 2

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  16. 116
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    added by but chickens double d Scarface

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  17. 117
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    Beauty and the Beast

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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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    ranked low on reranks Spaceballs

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  20. 120
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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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  21. 121
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    Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark

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  22. 122
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    Full Metal Jacket

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  23. 123
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    Rocky III

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  24. 124
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    ranked high on reranks & added by lyyderi The Patriot

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  25. 125
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    Kill Bill: Vol. 3, Kill Bill Volume 1, Kill Bill Volume 2

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  26. 126
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    added by willyboymcoy The Shawshank Redemption

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  27. 127
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    Training Day

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  28. 128
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    Dr. No, Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond

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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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    Casino Royale, Casino Royale

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  31. 131
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    added by BushWanker Highlander

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  32. 132
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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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  33. 133
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    Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, Star Wars Episode IV: A New ...

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  34. 134
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    Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

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  35. 135
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    Orphan

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  36. 136
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    added by BushWanker Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond, Goldfinger, Bonds Are Forever

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  37. 137
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    Detective Alonso Harris Training Day

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  38. 138
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    added by but chickens double d Robin Hood, Robin Hood: Men in Tights

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  39. 139
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Collateral

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  40. 140
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    added by youngkingzfam Batman & Robin

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  41. 141
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    added by Sriniketh The Little Mermaid, Mickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed in at the House of ... The Little Mermaid

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  42. 142
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    A Clockwork Orange, Agent trouble, Transamerica

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  43. 143
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    True Romance

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  44. 144
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    Diamonds Are Forever, Thunderball, Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond

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  45. 145
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Primal Fear

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  46. 146
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    ranked high on reranks & added by willyboymcoy Angel Heart

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  47. 147
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    Shrek, Shrek 4-D

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  48. 148
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    added by NormanBates X-Men: First Class, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Generation X

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  49. 149
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    The Mummy Returns, The Mummy

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  50. 150
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    Spider-Man 3

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