Villains The Best Movie Villains of All Time  

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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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King Edward I is listed (or ranked) 151 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
King Edward I Braveheart

The Greatest Female Villains The Best Steven Spielberg Movies

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The Headless Horseman is listed (or ranked) 152 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time

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Jango Fett is listed (or ranked) 153 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Jango Fett Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones

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Black Knight is listed (or ranked) 154 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Black Knight Monty Python and the Holy Grail

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Azog is listed (or ranked) 155 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Azog The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

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Raoul Silva is listed (or ranked) 156 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Raoul Silva Skyfall

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Jaws is listed (or ranked) 157 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Jaws Moonraker, The Spy Who Loved Me

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Cyrus 'The Virus' Grissom is listed (or ranked) 158 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time

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Alex Forrest is listed (or ranked) 159 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Alex Forrest Fatal Attraction

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High Priest Imhotep is listed (or ranked) 160 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
High Priest Imhotep The Mummy Returns, The Mummy

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Colonel Walter E. Kurtz is listed (or ranked) 161 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Colonel Walter E. Kurtz Apocalypse Now, Apocalypse Now Redux

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Oddjob is listed (or ranked) 162 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Oddjob Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond, Goldfinger

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Elle Driver is listed (or ranked) 163 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Elle Driver Kill Bill: Vol. 3, Kill Bill Volume 1, Kill Bill Volume 2

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Prince John is listed (or ranked) 164 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Prince John Robin Hood, Robin Hood: Men in Tights

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King Koopa is listed (or ranked) 165 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
King Koopa Super Mario Bros.

The Greatest Animated Disney Villains The Most Quotable Movies of All Time

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Le Chiffre is listed (or ranked) 166 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Le Chiffre Casino Royale, Casino Royale

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Skynet is listed (or ranked) 167 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Skynet The Terminator, Terminator 2: Judgement Day, Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

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King Kong is listed (or ranked) 168 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
King Kong The Mighty Kong, King Kong

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John Milton is listed (or ranked) 169 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
John Milton The Devil's Advocate

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William Stryker is listed (or ranked) 170 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
William Stryker X2, X-Men Origins: Wolverine

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General Vogel is listed (or ranked) 171 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Colonel Ernst Vogel Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

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Khan Star Trek Into Darkness

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Mama Fratelli is listed (or ranked) 173 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Mama Fratelli The Goonies

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Bruce is listed (or ranked) 174 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Bruce Finding Nemo

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Dr. René Belloq is listed (or ranked) 175 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Dr. René Belloq Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark

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Talia al Ghul is listed (or ranked) 176 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Talia al Ghul The Dark Knight Rises

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Claude Frollo is listed (or ranked) 177 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Claude Frollo The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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Daniel Plainview is listed (or ranked) 178 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Daniel Plainview There Will Be Blood

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The Kurgan is listed (or ranked) 179 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
The Kurgan Highlander

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Lord Farquaad is listed (or ranked) 180 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Lord Farquaad Shrek, Shrek 4-D

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Blackbeard is listed (or ranked) 181 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Blackbeard Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides

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Draco Malfoy is listed (or ranked) 182 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Draco Malfoy Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

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Edgar is listed (or ranked) 183 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Edgar Men in Black

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Mother Gothel is listed (or ranked) 184 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Mother Gothel Tangled

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Stripe is listed (or ranked) 185 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Stripe Gremlins

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Shan Yu is listed (or ranked) 186 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Shan Yu Mulan, Reflections on Ice: Michelle Kwan Skates to the Music of Disney's 'Mulan'

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Koba is listed (or ranked) 187 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Koba Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011), Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)

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Samara Morgan is listed (or ranked) 188 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Samara Morgan The Ring Two, The Ring 3D, The Ring

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Elijah Price is listed (or ranked) 189 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Elijah Price Unbreakable

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White Goodman is listed (or ranked) 190 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
White Goodman Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story

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The Creeper is listed (or ranked) 191 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
The Creeper Jeepers Creepers, Jeepers Creepers II, Jeepers Creepers 3: Cathedral

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Ernst Stavro Blofeld is listed (or ranked) 192 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Ernst Stavro Blofeld Diamonds Are Forever, Thunderball, Welcome to Japan

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Johnny Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 193 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Johnny Lawrence The Karate Kid

The Best Spider-Man Villains The Best Mezcal Brands

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David is listed (or ranked) 194 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
David The Lost Boys

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Major Arnold Toht is listed (or ranked) 195 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Major Arnold Toht Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark

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Denethor is listed (or ranked) 196 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Denethor The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

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Cutler Beckett is listed (or ranked) 197 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Cutler Beckett Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End

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Jack the Ripper is listed (or ranked) 198 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Jack the Ripper Jack the Ripper

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Harry Lime is listed (or ranked) 199 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Harry Lime Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

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Immortan Joe is listed (or ranked) 200 on the list The Best Movie Villains of All Time
Immortan Joe Mad Max: Fury Road