Friday, June 5, 2015

10 Greatest Movie Villians of All-Time

There are many things to consider when reflecting on cinema’s history of great villains. With so many bad guys and gals to choose from, narrowing down a Top 10 list requires a focus on specific characteristics that make them special. That’s what I’ve tried to do here, highlighting some of my favorites based on their unique qualities that have embedded them in my mind, as well as their impact on pop culture in general. Whether it’s because of a maniacal laugh, a catchphrase or just the extreme nature of their wickedness, these are the 10 villains that stand out above the rest.

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  1. I'm shocked at some omissions here (like, HAL for one) but I'm in love with some of these inclusions too! Harry Powell is, like, the greatest cinematic villain ever in my eyes...and I love that you included Joan Crawford and Cruella! Can't really fault your number 1 much, even if Hannibal always felt somewhat like a hero to me :-P