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
976 265
Carl Spackler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Caddyshack

3
978 250
Phil Connors is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Groundhog Day

4
903 240
John Winger is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Stripes

5
628 364
Ernie McCracken is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Kingpin

6
746 302
Bob Wiley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Bob Wiley What About Bob

7
599 320
Frank Cross is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Scrooged

8
574 365
Bill Murray is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Bill Murray Zombieland

9
403 265
Tripper is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Meatballs

10
366 324
Bob Harris is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Lost in Translation

11
369 274
Vincent MacKenna is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Vincent MacKenna St. Vincent

12
361 320
Steve Zissou is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

13
289 289
Raleigh St. Clair is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
The Royal Tenenbaums

14
268 272
Herman Blume is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Herman Blume Rushmore

15
267 263
Arthur Denton is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Little Shop of Horrors

16
248 292
Hunter S. Thompson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Where the Buffalo Roam

17
294 263
Bill Murray is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Space Jam

18
182 261
M. Ivan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
The Grand Budapest Hotel

19
169 266
Bunny Breckinridge is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character

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172 265
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
150 241
Badger is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
Fantastic Mr. Fox

22
159 258
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
94 242
Larry Darrell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Bill Murray Film Character
The Razor's Edge, The Razor's Edge