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
Heath Ledger

2
135 26
Bruce Wayne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Christian Bale

3
102 24
James Gordon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Gary Oldman

4
112 30
Bane is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Tom Hardy

5
102 25
Alfred Pennyworth is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Michael Caine

6
94 21
Lucius Fox is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Morgan Freeman

7
88 33
Two-Face is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Aaron Eckhart

8
79 30
Scarecrow is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Cillian Murphy

9
77 30
Ra's al Ghul is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Liam Neeson

10
79 37
Catwoman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Anne Hathaway

11
64 31
John Blake is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Joseph Gordon-Levitt

12
1 0
The Chechen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
CharlieGlen added The Chechen Ritchie Coster

13
31 35
Salvatore
Eric Roberts

14
36 43
Talia al Ghul is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Marion Cotillard

15
32 39
Carmine Falcone is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Tom Wilkinson

16
35 46
Rachel Dawes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Katie Holmes, Maggie Gyllenhaal

17
22 39
Gambol is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Gambol Michael Jai White

18
18 46
Coleman Reese is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Coleman Reese Joshua Harto