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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    ranked low on reranks Batman Begins

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  2. 102
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    Taxi Driver

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  3. 103
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    Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man, Bride of Frankenstein, Monster Mash

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  4. 104
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    Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Fantastic Four, The Fantastic ...

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  5. 105
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    The Rocky Horror Picture Show

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  6. 106
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    Face/Off

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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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    added by but chickens double d Robin Hood

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  9. 109
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    added by pmmom38

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  10. 110
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    Masters of the Universe

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  11. 111
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    Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, Once Upon a Jedi, Dark ...

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  12. 112
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    Alice in Wonderland, Alice in Wonderland, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland ...

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  13. 113
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    often listed & added by Juba Basic Instinct, Last Action Hero, Basic Instinct 2

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  14. 114
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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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  15. 115
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    Spaceballs

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  16. 116
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    Beauty and the Beast

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

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  18. 118
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    Adventures of Mowgli, The Jungle Book

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  19. 119
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Blue Velvet

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  20. 120
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    Full Metal Jacket

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  21. 121
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    added by monty46 Kill Bill Volume 1, Kill Bill Volume 2

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  22. 122
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    Training Day

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  23. 123
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    Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark

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  24. 124
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    Rocky III

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  25. 125
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps, Wall Street

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  26. 126
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    Kill Bill: Vol. 3, Kill Bill Volume 1, Kill Bill Volume 2

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  27. 127
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    often listed & added by lyyderi The Patriot

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  28. 128
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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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  29. 129
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    added by willyboymcoy The Shawshank Redemption

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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 Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond, Goldfinger, Bonds Are Forever

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  32. 132
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    Detective Alonso Harris Training Day

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  33. 133
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    Dr. No, 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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    Orphan

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  36. 136
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    Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Diamonds Are Forever, Thunderball, Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond

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  38. 138
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    Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, Star Wars Episode IV: A New ...

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  39. 139
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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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  40. 140
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    added by but chickens double d Robin Hood, Robin Hood: Men in Tights

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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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    Collateral

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  43. 143
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    Frank Once Upon a Time in America

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  44. 144
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    The Mummy Returns, The Mummy

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  45. 145
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    added by MeghanaJoshi The Ring Two, The Ring 3D, The Ring

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  46. 146
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    often listed & added by willyboymcoy Angel Heart

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  47. 147
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    True Romance

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  48. 148
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    added by MeghanaJoshi Mean Girls

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  49. 149
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    added by NormanBates X-Men: First Class, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Generation X

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  50. 150
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    added by MeghanaJoshi Unbreakable

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