Top 10 Most Overrated Horror Movie Villains


The Top Ten

1 Freddy Krueger Freddy Krueger Fred "Freddy" Krueger is the main antagonist of the A Nightmare on Elm Street film series. He first appeared in Wes Craven's A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984).

This looks like a best horror movie villians list, unless this is some meta stuff, where the list is actully saying every horror movie villian is overrated - germshep24

2 Michael Myers Michael Myers Michael Myers is a character from the Halloween series of slasher films. He first appears in John Carpenter's Halloween as a young boy who murders his older sister, then fifteen years later returns home to murder more teenagers.

Michael Myers is the most awesome, how is he No. 2?! - NjakDjak

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3 Jason Voorhees Jason Voorhees Jason Voorhees is a character from the Friday the 13th series. He first appeared in Friday the 13th as the young son of camp cook-turned-murderer, Mrs. Voorhees.

He's my favorite! But he does have a lot of fans. - nintendofan126

4 Leatherface Leatherface Leatherface is a character in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre horror-film series and its spin-offs. He wears masks made of human skin and engages in murder and cannibalism, alongside his inbred family.
5 Hannibal Lecter Hannibal Lecter

I think he is good but overrated - YanRocky

6 Chucky Chucky Charles Lee Ray is a fictional character and the titular antagonist of the Child's Play horror film series.

This bastard is killing horror movies - YanRocky

Let's hope he doesn't star in toy story 4... - DapperPickle

7 Ghostface

So lame, so overrated - YanRocky

8 Jack Torrance Jack Torrance John Daniel Edward "Jack" Torrance is the main antagonist of Stephen King's horror novel The Shining.
9 Pennywise the Dancing Clown (It) Pennywise the Dancing Clown (It) It (sometimes capitalized as IT), more commonly known as Pennywise the Dancing Clown, is the titular main antagonist of the novel, its 2017 film adaptation and the 1990 TV adaptation. It was portrayed to be a shapeshifting and malevolent entity millions (possibly billions) of years old, and with no more.

Seriously. Just watch Nostalgia Critic's review of It and you'll see why this guy isn't so scary.


10 Leprechaun

He got a new movie, weak! - YanRocky

The Contenders

11 Billy the Puppet
12 Jennifer Check Jennifer Check
13 Gozer
14 The Blind Man (Don't Breathe)
15 Rusty Nail (Joy Ride Series)
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