These are the characters from movies who truly stole the show in their respective movies.
1 The Joker - The Dark Knight
The Joker is a fictional super villain created by Bill Finger, Bob Kane, and Jerry Robinson who first appeared in the debut issue of the comic book Batman (April 25, 1940) published by DC Comics . Credit for the Joker's creation is disputed; Kane and Robinson claimed responsibility for the Joker's design, ...read more.
Its no competition Heath Ledgers performance as the maniacal Joker not only stole the show but cemented Ledger as one of the greatest, Heath Ledger truly became The Joker every scene he's is in is just magic his portrayal of The Joker may never be surpassed. - egnomac
2 Genie - Aladdin
The Genie is a jinn appearing in the Aladdin franchise from Disney. He is never given a proper name. He was portrayed by Robin Williams in the first film.
While main characters Aladdin & Jasmine were good characters it was The Genie who stole the show considering he's voiced by none other than Robin Williams and the sequel Return of Jafar proved that no one but Robin Williams could pull off the character any better no offense to Dan Castellaneta but he was nowhere near to being what Williams was. - egnomac
3 Han Solo - Star Wars
Han Solo is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise, portrayed in films by Harrison Ford. In the original film trilogy, Han and his co-pilot, Chewbacca, become involved in the Rebel Alliance which opposes the Galactic Empire.
Luke Skywalker may be the hero but Han Solo really steals the show throughout the original trilogy and Harrison Ford would go onto other bigger roles though I can't say the same for the rest of the actors of the original franchise. - egnomac
4 Harley Quinn -Suicide Squad
Harley Quinn is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, commonly as a sidekick of the Joker.
The movie may have sucked but the one character that truly shined was Harley Quinn. - egnomac
5 Tallahassee - Zombieland
6 Hannibal Lecter - Silence of The Lambs
Dr. Hannibal Lecter is a character in a series of suspense novels by Thomas Harris. Lecter was introduced in the 1981 thriller novel Red Dragon as a forensic psychiatrist and cannibalistic serial killer.
The one character that everyone remembers the most about Silence of the Lambs its Anthony Hopkins creepy performance as Hannibal Lecter he was such a great character he eventually got his own sequel. - egnomac
7 Tommy DeVito - Goodfellas
Joe Pesci was extraordinary in Goodfellas being the hot tempered gangster who flips out he even won the academy award for best supporting actor for the role. - egnomac
8 Hit Girl - Kick Ass
Hit-Girl is a fictional character appearing in the Kick-Ass series, published by Marvel Comics under the company's imprint Icon Comics.
If there was one character who ever deserved their own spin off movie it would have to be Hit Girl she has to be the most bad ass movie kid in history throughout the movie shes brutally killing off bad guys in the most gruesome fashion and boy did she ever had a mouth on her. - egnomac
9 Smokey - Friday
Smokey is what made Friday so hilarious every time he's on screen its comedy gold thanks to Chris Tuckers performance which was a real shame he never returned in the other sequels. - egnomac
10 Captain Jack Sparrow - Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of The Black Pearl
Captain Jack Sparrow, played by Johnny Depp, is a fictional character and the main protagonist in the Pirates of the Caribbean film series. He is a pirate in the film series.
ALL characters was great but Depp was AMAZING - EliHbk
11 Black Panther - Captain America: Civil War
T'Challa, better known as the Black Panther, is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. He was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby in 1966, first appearing in Fantastic Four #52 (cover-dated July 1966) in the Silver Age of Comic Books. He is known to be the ...read more.
12 Spider-Man - Captain America: Civil War
13 Hans Landa (Inglourious Basterds)
Christoph Waltz is an Austrian-German actor that has won 2 Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actor for his collaborations with director Quentin Tarantino in Inglourious Basterds and Django Unchained.
14 Chernabog - Fantasia
Chernabog is a Disney villain from the 1940s film Fantasia, and in his segment, "A Night on Bald Mountain".
15 Godzilla - Godzilla 2014
Godzilla is a giant monster originating from a series of tokusatsu films of the same name from Japan.
16 Luke Skywalker - Star Wars Franchise
Luke Skywalker is a fictional character appearing as the central protagonist of the original film trilogy, and as a supporting character in the sequel trilogy of the Star Wars universe created by George Lucas.
17 Darth Vader - Empire Strikes back
Darth Vader was the original dark lord for Star Wars. Darth Vader ruled with both fear and aggression. Originally Anakin Skywalker a young Jedi who was then seduced by the dark side of the force by Chancellor Palpatine/Darth Sidious. Vader had his limbs cut off by his jedi master Obi-Wan Kenobi leaving ...read more.
18 Maleficent - Sleeping Beauty