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.

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)

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

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10 Leprechaun

He got a new movie, weak! - YanRocky

The Contenders

11 Billy the Puppet
12 Jennifer Check Jennifer Check
13 Gozer
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Top Remixes

1. Freddy Krueger
2. Michael Myers
3. Jason Voorhees
1. Leatherface
2. Jason Voorhees
3. Chucky



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