Total Nerd The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked  

Ranker Film
880 votes 158 voters 17 items

List Rules Vote up the greatest, most memorable character in all the Dark Knight movies.

Film buffs, we are ranking the greatest characters in Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Trilogy. From Batman Begins to The Dark Knight Rises, the best Dark Knight series characters are also known to be some of the best movie characters of all time. Who is the best Dark Knight Trilogy character?

Featuring the Joker (Heath Ledger), Lucius Fox (Morgan Freeman), and of course, Batman himself (Christian Bale), this list of Dark Knight movie characters includes memorable villains, funny sidekicks, and famous cameos.

Vote up the best characters in the Dark Knight Trilogy movies. Feel free to add any popular Dark Knight Trilogy characters missing from the list.

1
91 9
The Joker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
The Joker Heath Ledger

2
70 15
Bruce Wayne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Bruce Wayne Christian Bale

3
49 12
Alfred Pennyworth is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Alfred Pennyworth Michael Caine

4
52 15
Bane is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Bane Tom Hardy

5
46 12
James Gordon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
James Gordon Gary Oldman

6
44 12
Lucius Fox is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Lucius Fox Morgan Freeman

7
37 13
Ra's al Ghul is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Ra's al Ghul Liam Neeson

8
35 13
John Blake is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
John Blake Joseph Gordon-Levitt

9
40 17
Harvey Dent is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Harvey Dent Aaron Eckhart

10
41 18
Catwoman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Selina Kyle Anne Hathaway

11
36 17
Scarecrow is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Scarecrow Cillian Murphy

12
18 20
Rachel Dawes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Rachel Dawes Katie Holmes, Maggie Gyllenhaal

13
14 17
Carmine Falcone is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Carmine Falcone Tom Wilkinson

14
12 16
Sal Maroni is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Sal Maroni Eric Roberts

15
16 21
Talia al Ghul is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Talia al Ghul Marion Cotillard

16
10 17
Coleman Reese is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Coleman Reese Joshua Harto

17
9 16
Gambol is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Gambol Michael Jai White