Who's the Best Movie Villain of All Time?

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#1 Edited by Huey_Freeman34 (1642 posts) - - Show Bio

It doesn't have to be a supervillain either..

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#2 Posted by Lateralus (2457 posts) - - Show Bio

Anton Chigurh is my favorite

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#3 Posted by YourNeighborhoodComicGeek (21616 posts) - - Show Bio

Bad acting.

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#4 Posted by Lateralus (2457 posts) - - Show Bio

Actually, John Doe or Keyser Soze/Verbal Kint.....because they won.

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#5 Posted by Eisenfauste (17366 posts) - - Show Bio


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#6 Posted by Howard_The-Duck (294 posts) - - Show Bio

Lisa from The Room

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#7 Posted by VoodooPenguin (1191 posts) - - Show Bio

Freddy Krueger for movies.

Larry from American Horror Story for TV shows.

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#8 Edited by the_stegman (40416 posts) - - Show Bio

My favs:

1. Darth Vader

2. Alexander De Large

3. Jason Voorhees

4. Heath Ledger's Joker

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#9 Edited by DoctorXander (1512 posts) - - Show Bio

Darth Vader always

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#11 Edited by Cloakx14 (9136 posts) - - Show Bio
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Always Joker.

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Jaiver Bardem character Anton Chigurh from No Country For Old men.

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#12 Posted by dimitridkatsis (3019 posts) - - Show Bio
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#13 Posted by PowerHerc (86188 posts) - - Show Bio

Darth Vader.

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#14 Posted by Life_Without_Progress (26035 posts) - - Show Bio

Tyler Durden from Fight Club, 'nuff said

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#16 Posted by Nefarious (35707 posts) - - Show Bio

Hannibal Lecter.

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#17 Posted by DwightSpitz (594 posts) - - Show Bio

Well whoever mentioned Kaiser Söze is the man, damn that was a good villain!!!

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#18 Posted by Knightsofdarkness2 (8155 posts) - - Show Bio

Health Ledger's Joker and Loki

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#19 Edited by BiteMe-Fanboy (8950 posts) - - Show Bio

The Joker??? Tsssshh.

Grand Moff Tarkin from Star Wars. Dude blew up a whole planet and it's population just to get some information.

But my favorite villain from any movie?....Maybe Robert Mitchum's character in 'Night of the Hunter' or 'Cape Fear'...

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#20 Posted by Detrolord (3198 posts) - - Show Bio

Joker my man

hmm Loki is the Popular one

Mandarin is the Disappointing one but suppose to be a best movie villain if they follow the comics

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#22 Edited by deactivated-5c901e667a76c (36557 posts) - - Show Bio

Am I really the first to say this guy?

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#23 Posted by Dark_Vengeance_ (15334 posts) - - Show Bio

Michael Corleone

The Joker

Keyzer Soze

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#24 Posted by BiteMe-Fanboy (8950 posts) - - Show Bio
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#25 Posted by EdBlank (1480 posts) - - Show Bio

The agents from Matrix were pretty dope. Of course Smith being the figurehead. They were somehow cooler in part 1 than in subsequent episodes. Actually after Neo "killed" one they lost a lot of steam.

Also: the freaking Terminator!

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#26 Posted by Huey_Freeman34 (1642 posts) - - Show Bio


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#27 Posted by RisingBean (9901 posts) - - Show Bio

Clarence Boddicker.

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#28 Posted by Eisenfauste (17366 posts) - - Show Bio

@xwraith: Look at post #5, I know whats up lol.

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#30 Posted by Stefano (2618 posts) - - Show Bio

Hannibal Lecter, darth vader and norman bates

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#31 Posted by Mandarinestro (7651 posts) - - Show Bio


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#32 Posted by DarthAznable (16928 posts) - - Show Bio
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#33 Edited by Extremis (3794 posts) - - Show Bio

I know who the most underrated is:

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#34 Posted by NeonPheonix (798 posts) - - Show Bio

Darth Maul, Deadpool, Joker, General Zod, Winter Soldier, Loki, and Shredder.

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#35 Posted by Huey_Freeman34 (1642 posts) - - Show Bio

Vader is popular here lol

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#36 Posted by DaDivineKing (5521 posts) - - Show Bio

Emperor Palpatine.

I don't really see Vader as a "villain" especially when I take into account that he turned against the darkside and fulfilled his destiny as the "Chosen One".

While, Palpatine on the other hand was the devil incarnate through and through, and the evil continued throughout the movies and even in the EU.

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#37 Posted by 14NC3 (2073 posts) - - Show Bio

A couple of my favourites have been mentioned, so i'll go with:

  • Colonel Hans Landa from Inglorious Basterds
  • Hal-9000 from A Space Odyssey
  • Bill Cutting from Gangs of New York

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#38 Posted by Penalty (172 posts) - - Show Bio

I've always felt that Frank Langella's depiction of Skeletor was horribly underrated.

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#39 Posted by Whirlwind_33 (1618 posts) - - Show Bio

Going by kill count, feats and pure villainy, Sidious

Emperor Palpatine caused the deaths of millions, the destruction of the Jedi, took over the entire Galaxy causing Galatic peril for decades. He's the actual guy who was pulling the strings of the Empire. He was just pure deceitful (gulled the entire Galactic republic as their Chancellor for over 20 years), unadulterated evil, a Black Hole, the most powerful of the Darkside through and through. He was without remorse and even claimed what he was doing, ironically, was bringing about peace in his thirst for power/domination.

Vader is a lap dog compared to Sidious even in the films and anyone would see that if they used their brains. Without Sidious dying there would've there would have never been a balance brought back to the Force.

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#40 Posted by Spideysense44 (3839 posts) - - Show Bio

Vader, Joker, Loki, whoever directed Green Lantern, Sidious, And i think Ultron could join them

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#41 Posted by Knightfall225 (2145 posts) - - Show Bio

Darth Vader , Joker , Loki,

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#42 Posted by ashokkumar95 (94 posts) - - Show Bio

Roy in Primal Fear

Anton chigurh in No country for old man

Keyser Soze in the usual suspects

John doe in se7en

Loki in Avengers

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#43 Posted by Luellas (1416 posts) - - Show Bio
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#44 Posted by Pharoh_Atem (44372 posts) - - Show Bio

Peoples Hernandez.

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#45 Posted by Quinlan58 (2198 posts) - - Show Bio
  • HAL-9000 (2001: A Space Odyssey): The platonic ideal of "Man vs Machine" villains.
  • Hank Quinlan (Touch of Evil): Orson Welles' best performance. Undeniably evil, undeniably pitiful.
  • Norman Bates (Psycho): Again, great performance. Just the right level of unsettling throughout the movie.
  • Michael Corleone (The Godfather part II): One of my favorite performances ever. Drawn to be a criminal due to his desire to help his family, ends up completely destroying it.
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#46 Posted by deactivated-5b728068f211c (7068 posts) - - Show Bio

Hannibal Lecter.

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#48 Posted by deactivated-5b84aca03eae8 (6261 posts) - - Show Bio
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#49 Posted by TheWatcherKing (18924 posts) - - Show Bio

Red Skull

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#50 Posted by jagernutt (17832 posts) - - Show Bio
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