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
120 23
Bruce Wayne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Christian Bale

3
99 27
Bane is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Tom Hardy

4
88 21
James Gordon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Gary Oldman

5
91 23
Alfred Pennyworth is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Michael Caine

6
80 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
69 28
Scarecrow is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Cillian Murphy

8
67 27
Ra's al Ghul is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Liam Neeson

9
70 32
Catwoman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Anne Hathaway

10
69 33
Harvey Dent is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Aaron Eckhart

11
56 30
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
33 39
Talia al Ghul is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Marion Cotillard

13
26 34
Sal Maroni is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Eric Roberts

14
26 37
Carmine Falcone is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Tom Wilkinson

15
29 44
Rachel Dawes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Katie Holmes, Maggie Gyllenhaal

16
19 37
Gambol is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Gambol Michael Jai White

17
17 41
Coleman Reese is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Characters in the Nolan's Dark Knight Series, Ranked
Coleman Reese Joshua Harto