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

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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.

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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
52 12
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
37 7
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
36 7
James Gordon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
James Gordon Gary Oldman

5
39 11
Bane is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Bane Tom Hardy

6
34 9
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
29 8
Scarecrow is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Scarecrow Cillian Murphy

8
30 12
Catwoman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Selina Kyle Anne Hathaway

9
26 10
Ra's al Ghul is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Ra's al Ghul Liam Neeson

10
27 11
Two-Face is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Harvey Dent Aaron Eckhart

11
23 11
John Blake is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
John Blake Joseph Gordon-Levitt

12
12 11
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
10 10
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
9 11
Coleman Reese is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Coleman Reese Joshua Harto

15
11 15
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
8 12
Sal Maroni is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Sal Maroni Eric Roberts

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6 11
Gambol is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Gambol Michael Jai White