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. 151
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    Shrek, Shrek 4-D

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  2. 152
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    added by azazelbadazz Leprechaun In the Hood, Leprechaun: Back 2 tha Hood, Leprechaun 2

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  3. 153
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    added by BushWanker Highlander

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  4. 154
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks True Romance

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  5. 155
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    Platoon

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  6. 156
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    added by MeghanaJoshi Mean Girls

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  7. 157
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Primal Fear

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  8. 158
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    added by MeghanaJoshi The Ring Two, The Ring 3D, The Ring

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  9. 159
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    added by but chickens double d The Exorcist, Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist, Exorcist: The Beginning ...

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  10. 160
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    ranked low on reranks & added by but chickens double d Cujo

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  11. 161
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    A Clockwork Orange, Agent trouble, Transamerica

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  12. 162
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    added by PeteBoyle The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

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  13. 163
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    Frank Once Upon a Time in America

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  14. 164
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    added by but chickens double d Friday the 13th Part 2 (3D), Friday the 13th, Freddy vs. Jason

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  15. 165
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    added by NormanBates The United Monster Talent Agency

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  16. 166
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    Rocky IV, Rocky, Rocky II

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  17. 167
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    added by Logan2011 Speed

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  18. 168
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    The Jungle Book, Adventures of Mowgli

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  19. 169
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    added by but chickens double d The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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  20. 170
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    often listed & added by willyboymcoy Angel Heart

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  21. 171
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    added by AriBenarroch Live and Let Die

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  22. 172
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    added by but chickens double d RoboCop

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  23. 173
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    added by PeteBoyle Chinatown

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  24. 174
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    added by but chickens double d The Night of the Hunter

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  25. 175
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    added by sebbzor The Last King of Scotland

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  26. 176
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    added by willyboymcoy The Third Man The Third Man

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  27. 177
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    ranked low on reranks & added by but chickens double d The Lost Boys

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  28. 178
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    Satan/The Nameless Banker End of Days

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  29. 179
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    From Russia with Love

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  30. 180
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    King of New York

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  31. 181
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Sexy Beast

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  32. 182
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    Ghostbusters

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  33. 183
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    The Hollow

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  34. 184
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    added by freeling10 Blazing Saddles

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  35. 185
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    Harry and Marv

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  36. 186
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    added by but chickens double d Treasure Island, Muppet Treasure Island, The Pagemaster

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  37. 187
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    It's a Wonderful Life, Home Alone

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  38. 188
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    often listed The Departed

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  39. 189
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    often listed Rob Roy

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  40. 190
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    added by but chickens double d Carrie

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    Ghost

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  42. 192
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    Fargo

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  43. 193
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Audition

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  44. 194
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    Skeksis

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  45. 195
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    Return to Oz

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  46. 196
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    Shrek the Third, Shrek 2

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  47. 197
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks The Hitcher

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  48. 198
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    Doyle Lonnegan

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    John Dies at the End

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    Strangers on a Train

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