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List Rules Film characters portrayed by Bill Murray only

Bill Murray has portrayed many iconic film characters over the years.  Some have been hilarious, while others have been moving and dramatic. Still others have been hilarious and moving ad dramatic. That's why these are the greatest Bill Murray characters.

Which of Bill Murray's film characters is the best, in your opinion? You've got all of these to pick from and these are for sure the top Bill Murray characters.

These Bill Murray roles span decades... some of them have left an indelible impact on not only film, but the culture of the world.
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Carl Spackler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Carl Spackler Caddyshack

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129 27
Peter Venkman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Peter Venkman Ghostbusters, Ghostbusters II, Ghostbusters III

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123 32
Phil Connors is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Phil Connors Groundhog Day

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107 35
John Winger is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
John Winger Stripes

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66 35
Ernie McCracken is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Ernie McCracken Kingpin

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74 35
Bill Murray is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Bill Murray Zombieland

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73 19
Bob Wiley is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Bob Wiley What About Bob

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66 36
Frank Cross is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Frank Cross Scrooged

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51 25
Vincent MacKenna is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Vincent MacKenna St. Vincent

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56 36
Steve Zissou is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Steve Zissou The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

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35 24
Raleigh St. Clair is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Raleigh St. Clair The Royal Tenenbaums

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48 31
Tripper is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Tripper Meatballs

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46 43
Bob Harris is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Bob Harris Lost in Translation

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34 35
Herman Blume is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Herman Blume Rushmore

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31 35
Hunter S. Thompson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Hunter S. Thompson Where the Buffalo Roam

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27 31
Arthur Denton is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Arthur Denton Little Shop of Horrors

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27 21
Bill Murray is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Bill Murray Space Jam

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20 25
M. Ivan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
M. Ivan The Grand Budapest Hotel

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15 26
Bunny Breckinridge is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character

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16 18
Badger is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Badger Fantastic Mr. Fox

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15 20
Wallace Ritchie is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Wallace Ritchie The Man Who Knew Too Little

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13 17
Mr. Bishop is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Mr. Bishop Moonrise Kingdom

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13 27
Larry Darrell is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Larry Darrell The Razor's Edge, The Razor's Edge

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21 30
John Bosley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
John Bosley Charlie's Angels

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14 27
Garfield is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Garfield Garfield: The Movie, Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue, Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties

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11 24
Jack Corcoran is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Jack Corcoran Larger Than Life

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7 26
Frank Milo is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Frank Milo Mad Dog and Glory

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8 29
Frank Quinn is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Frank Quinn Get Low

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4 19
Don Johnston is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Don Johnston