Film Characters The Best Bill Murray Film Character  

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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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Peter Venkman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Ghostbusters, Ghostbusters II, Ghostbusters III

2
977 265
Carl Spackler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Caddyshack

3
980 250
Phil Connors is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Groundhog Day

4
905 241
John Winger is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Stripes

5
629 365
Ernie McCracken is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Kingpin

6
749 302
Bob Wiley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Bob Wiley What About Bob

7
601 320
Frank Cross is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Scrooged

8
578 366
Bill Murray is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Bill Murray Zombieland

9
404 265
Tripper is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Meatballs

10
367 325
Bob Harris is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Lost in Translation

11
370 275
Vincent MacKenna is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Vincent MacKenna St. Vincent

12
362 321
Steve Zissou is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

13
290 290
Raleigh St. Clair is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
The Royal Tenenbaums

14
268 273
Herman Blume is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Herman Blume Rushmore

15
267 264
Arthur Denton is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Little Shop of Horrors

16
249 292
Hunter S. Thompson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Where the Buffalo Roam

17
295 263
Bill Murray is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Space Jam

18
182 262
M. Ivan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
The Grand Budapest Hotel

19
169 267
Bunny Breckinridge is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character

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174 265
Garfield is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Garfield: The Movie, Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue, Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties

21
152 241
Badger is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Fantastic Mr. Fox

22
160 258
Wallace Ritchie is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
The Man Who Knew Too Little

23
146 276
John Bosley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Charlie's Angels

24
116 220
Mr. Bishop is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Mr. Bishop Moonrise Kingdom

25
95 242
Larry Darrell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
The Razor's Edge, The Razor's Edge