Greatest Villain Performances by Actors


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21Robert Englund as Freddy Krueger - A Nightmare in Elm Street
22Jason Isaacs as Col. Tavington in The Patriot
23Christopher Lee as Count Dracula - Dracula

His face is the bloodiest and the scariest ever

24Alexander Ludwig as Cato - The Hunger Games

Or course the irony is that he actually auditioned for the role of Peeta. History tells us that Josh Hutcherson got that role and that Alex ended up as Cato.

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25Tom Cruise as Vincent - Collateral

Brilliant performance from Cruise. He didn't try to overdo anything and made this dark character completely realistic.

26Danny DeVito as Penguin/Oswald Cobblepot - Batman ReturnsV1 Comment
27Gerard Butler as Clyde Shelton - Law Abiding Citizen

Brilliant acting from Gerard Butler, one of his best movies to date. Great and very innovative villain-killer. I love this movie - Alexandr

28Amrish Puri as Mogambo - Mr. India
29Paresh Rawal as Teja - Andaz Apna Apna
30Amjad Khan as Gabbar Singh - Sholay

He has played the most crucial role in the success of Sholay the all times Favourite Bollywood Film

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31Gary Oldman as Norman Stansfield - Leon (The Professional)
32Arjun Rampal as Ra.One - Ra.One
33Willem Dafoe as The Green Goblin - Spider-ManWilliam J. "Willem" Dafoe is an American actor. A member of the experimental theater company The Wooster Group, he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for Platoon (1986) and Shadow of the Vampire (2000). He is also well known for his performances as Jesus Christ in The Last more.

Every time I watch Spiderman " the Green Goblin" always scares me by almost killing MJ!

34Leven Rambin as Glimmer - The Hunger Games

She was way hotter than Katniss

35Jemaine Clement as Boris the Animal - Men in Black 3
36Terry-Thomas as Sir Percy Ware Armitage - Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying MachinesV1 Comment
37Ralph Fiennes as Voldemort - Harry Potter series

He is the best villain this universe has ever seen. how is it possible that his rank is so low? He deserves to be number 1

38Dolph Lundgren as Andrew Scott /GR13 - Universal Soldier
39Dolph Lundgren as Street Preacher - Johnny Mnemonic
40Ian McKellen as Magneto - X-MenSir Ian Murray McKellen, CH, CBE is an English actor. He is the recipient of six Laurence Olivier Awards, a Tony Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, a BIF Award, two Saturn Awards, four Drama Desk Awards and two Critics' Choice Awards.
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Top Remixes (4)

1. Anthony Hopkins as Dr. Hannibal Lecter - The Silence of the Lambs
2. Heath Legder as Joker - The Dark Knight
3. Jack Nicholson as Joker - Batman
1. Heath Legder as Joker - The Dark Knight
2. Anthony Hopkins as Dr. Hannibal Lecter - The Silence of the Lambs
3. Al Pacino as John Milton/Devil - The Devil's Advocate
1. Javier Bardem as Anton Chigurh - No Country for Old Man
2. Christopher Waltz as Col. Hans Landa - Inglourious Basterds
3. Ralph Fiennes as Amon Goeth - Schindler's List

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