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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    True Romance

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  2. 152
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Primal Fear

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  3. 153
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    added by MeghanaJoshi The Ring Two, The Ring 3D, The Ring

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  4. 154
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    often listed & added by willyboymcoy Angel Heart

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  5. 155
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    added by MeghanaJoshi Mean Girls

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  6. 156
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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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  7. 157
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    added by AriBenarroch Live and Let Die

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  8. 158
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    added by sebbzor Citizen Kane, Man Hunt, Night Train to Munich

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  9. 159
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    added by PeteBoyle The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

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  10. 160
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    added by azazelbadazz Leprechaun In the Hood, Leprechaun: Back 2 tha Hood, Leprechaun 2

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  11. 161
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    added by but chickens double d The Exorcist, Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist, Exorcist: The Beginning ...

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  12. 162
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    ranked high on reranks & added by willyboymcoy The Third Man The Third Man

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  13. 163
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    AVPR: Aliens vs Predator - Requiem

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  14. 164
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    added by Logan2011 Speed

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  15. 165
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    added by but chickens double d RoboCop

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  16. 166
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    added by mjhegger Haredevil Hare, The Hasty Hare, Hare-Way To The Stars

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  17. 167
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    The Jungle Book, Adventures of Mowgli

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  18. 168
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    King of New York

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  19. 169
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    added by NormanBates The United Monster Talent Agency

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  20. 170
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    Audition

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  21. 171
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    added by freeling10 Blazing Saddles

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  22. 172
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    added by PeteBoyle Chinatown

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  23. 173
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    added by sebbzor The Last King of Scotland

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  24. 174
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    ranked low on reranks & added by but chickens double d Hercules

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

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Sexy Beast

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  27. 177
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    Satan/The Nameless Banker End of Days

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  28. 178
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    Swordfish

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  29. 179
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    Rocky IV, Rocky, Rocky II

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  30. 180
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    The Departed

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    added by but chickens double d The Lost Boys

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  32. 182
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    Dogma, Bartleby

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks The Hitcher

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  34. 184
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    Rob Roy

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    new! & added by mainpleine Milton Glenn Murder in the First

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