The Best Movie Villains of All Time Film Characters

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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  1. 151
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    ranked high on reranks
    John Ryder

    The Hitcher More
    37
  2. 152
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    ranked low on reranks &niche appeal
    Ursula

    The Little Mermaid, Mickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed in at the House of ... More
    37
    added by: Sriniketh
    The Little Mermaid
  3. 153
    Up 37
    Down 47
    Super Mario Bros. More
    37
  4. 154
    Up 46
    Down 72

    often listed
    The Leprechaun

    Leprechaun In the Hood, Leprechaun: Back 2 tha Hood, Leprechaun 2 More
    36
    added by: azazelbadazz
  5. 155
    Up 24
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    often listed
    Liberty Valance

    The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance More
    35
    added by: PeteBoyle
  6. 156
    Up 16
    Down 15

    Detective Alonso Harris

    Training Day More
    35
  7. 157
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    Swordfish More
    35
  8. 158
    Up 12
    Down 12
    Rocky IV, Rocky, Rocky II More
    35
  9. 159
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    Hercules More
    35
  10. 160
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    AVPR: Aliens vs Predator - Requiem More
    35
  11. 161
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    Down 0
    Cruel Intentions 2, Cruel Intentions More
    35
    added by: FrancisZaia
    Cruel Intentions 
  12. 162
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    Down 14
    GoldenEye More
    35
  13. 163
    Up 17
    Down 20
    Dogma, Bartleby More
    35
  14. 164
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    Sleepy Hollow More
    35
  15. 165
    Up 10
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    Patrick Bateman

    35
  16. 166
    Up 9
    Down 10
    The Ring Two, The Ring 3D, The Ring More
    34
  17. 167
    Up 14
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    Captain Barbosa

    34
  18. 168
    Up 8
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    about to drop off
    Regina George

    Mean Girls More
    34
  19. 169
    Up 10
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    about to drop off
    The Shark

    34
  20. 170
    Up 9
    Down 11

    about to drop off
    Queen

    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Mirror Mirror, Snow White Christmas More
    34
  21. 171
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    Down 91

    often listed
    Howard Payne

    Speed More
    34
    added by: Logan2011
  22. 172
    Up 11
    Down 14

    about to drop off
    Shooter Mcgavin

    Happy Gilmore More
    34
  23. 173
    Up 10
    Down 13

    about to drop off
    Clarence J. Boddicker

    RoboCop More
    34
  24. 174
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    new! Stansfield

    34
    added by: affectionatelypets
    Leon pycho cop
  25. 175
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    new! Lil' Ze

    34
    added by: bigmountain30
  26. 176
    Up 27
    Down 53

    ranked high on reranks
    The Invisible Man

    The United Monster Talent Agency More
    34
    added by: NormanBates
  27. 177
    Up 51
    Down 67

    ranked low on reranks
    High Priest Imhotep

    The Mummy Returns, The Mummy More
    33
  28. 178
    Up 23
    Down 38

    ranked low on reranks
    Idi Amin Dada

    The Last King of Scotland More
    33
    added by: sebbzor
  29. 179
    Up 35
    Down 73

    ranked high on reranks
    Colin Sullivan

    The Departed More
    33
  30. 180
    Up 34
    Down 75

    ranked high on reranks
    Satan/The Nameless Banker

    End of Days More
    33
  31. 181
    Up 53
    Down 99

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Kaa

    The Jungle Book, Adventures of Mowgli More
    31
  32. 182
    Up 7
    Down 20

    ranked low on reranks
    Rosa Klebb

    From Russia with Love More
    30
  33. 183
    Up 43
    Down 90
    Rob Roy More
    29
  34. 184
    Up 53
    Down 21

    ranked low on reranks
    Adolf Hitler

    Der Untergang, Nazty Nuisance More
    27
    added by: sebbzor
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