We love to loathe them in many cases, but we certainly can’t live without them, movie villains. These duplicitous guys are cunning, clever, battle hardened and downright scary a lot of the time. They’re not someone that you want to get on the wrong side of, but ultimately, we can’t get enough of them.
Everyone has their favourite actors and characters despite their nasty intentions on screen, but who is the most villainous of them all? Movie Villains By The Numbers is here to tell you...
Using 16 data points, we’ve analysed some of the biggest names in the game when it comes to the silver screen to determine who takes that all important top spot. This looks at every evil laugh, number of times they’ve escaped capture, betrayals, evil orders given and much more.
First up are the actors, dive into the statistics to discover who’s ranked as the most villainous of all time across a range of evil categories. Featuring everyone from Jack Nicholson and Anthony Hopkins right through to Alan Rickman and Christopher Lee along with several other big names - the crème de la crème from the world of acting.
Now these guys really are nasty pieces of work. It’s time to take a deeper look into some of the most villainous characters to have graced the big screen and there’s a lot to pick from.
Including some of the most sly and unstoppable bad guys around, see who reigns supreme and takes home the crown of the ultimate super villain.
Battling it out for the honour are the likes of The Joker, Agent Smith, Dr. Hannibal Lecter and Hans Gruber amongst several other dangerous and fear-enticing super villains. These are the elite of the criminal underworld.
Toggle between the statistics to see who the most violent, unstoppable and slyest characters are along with their film performance both at the box office and those all-important Rotten Tomatoes scores.