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A list of Fictional Killers You’d Least Like to Have After You. Are you looking for a list of fictional killers? Do you remember a specific killer from a book or movie, but can’t think of the exact name? Browse through our list of fictional killers to find the one you are looking for. Ranked in order of the top fictional killer that viewers would least like to have after them, to the less scary killers, you are sure to find some fictional killers that you recognize. If you see a particular fictional killer that is on the bottom of the list, but you have had nightmares about this particular killer, go ahead and vote for him to get him raised to a higher spot on the list.

If you don’t see a particular scary killer listed, go ahead and add the killer to the list so that others can vote as well. Some fictional killers have killed because of a mistake or out of what they think is necessity, and some kill quickly and painlessly, but there are those serial killers that not only kill, but they kill slowly and tortuously. Those are likely to be the killers you would least like to have after you.

After all, if you’re going to have a fictional killer chasing you, wouldn’t you rather it be a merciful one than one that thrives on torture? Choose which fictional killers scare you the most, and place your votes!

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Michael Myers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Michael Myers Halloween

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Leatherface is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Leatherface The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

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Freddy Krueger is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Freddy Krueger Nightmare on Elm Street franchise

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Jason Voorhees is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Jason Voorhees Friday the 13th

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Hannibal Lecter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Hannibal Lecter The Silence of the Lambs

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Pennywise the Dancing Clown is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You

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Jigsaw Killer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Jigsaw Killer Saw, Saw VII, Saw II

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Buffalo Bill is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Buffalo Bill The Silence of the Lambs

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Candyman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Candyman Candyman 3: Day of the Dead, Candyman

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Ghostface is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Ghostface Scream

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Chucky is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Chucky Child's Play franchise

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Norman Bates is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Norman Bates Bates Motel, Psycho, Psycho

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Dexter Morgan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Dexter Morgan Dexter, Dexter: Early Cuts, Dexter Universe

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John Doe is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
John Doe Seven

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Captain Spaulding is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Captain Spaulding House of 1000 Corpses, The Devil's Rejects

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Twisty the Clown is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Twisty the Clown American Horror Story Freakshow

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Bloody Face is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Bloody Face American Horror Story: Asylum

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Mickey Knox is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Mickey Knox Natural Born Killers

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Patrick Bateman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Patrick Bateman American Psycho

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Sweeney Todd is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Sweeney Todd Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Bloodthirsty Butchers, The Tale of Sweeney Todd

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Francis Dolarhyde is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Francis Dolarhyde Red Dragon

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Mallory Knox is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Mallory Knox Natural Born Killers

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Arthur Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Arthur Mitchell Dexter universe

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Brian Moser is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
The Ice Truck Killer Dexter Universe

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Sylar is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Sylar Heroes, Heroes

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Mike McKay is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Mike McKay Death Proof

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Leslie Vernon is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Leslie Vernon Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon

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Joe Carroll is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Joe Carroll The Following

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Red John is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Red John The Mentalist

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The Grave-Digger is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
The Grave-Digger Bones

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Tom Ripley is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Tom Ripley The Talented Mr. Ripley

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Gormogon is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Gormogon Bones

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The Miniature Killer is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You

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Floyd Feylinn Ferell is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Floyd Feylinn Ferell Criminal Minds

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Jamie (evil Santa) is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Jamie (evil Santa) All Through The House

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Earl Bulford is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Earl Bulford Criminal Minds

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Nicole Wallace is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Nicole Wallace Law & Order: Criminal Intent

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Danny Jennings is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Danny Jennings House

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Jenny is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Jenny Law & Order

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Mark Lewis is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Mark Lewis Peeping Tom

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Lou Ford is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Fictional Serial Killers You'd Least Like to Have After You
Lou Ford The Killer Inside Me