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Poll: Treacherous Movie Mentors

Which of these double-crossing movie mentors/advisors who deceived their own mentees surprised you the most with their sheer disloyalty?

After voting, you may discuss the poll here.

[Please note: Major spoilers ahead.]

Make Your Choice

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    Vic Hoskins

    Vic Hoskins from Jurassic World (2015).
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    John Milton

    John Milton from The Devil's Advocate (1997).
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    Ra's al Ghul

    Henri Ducard / Ra's Al Ghul from Batman Begins (2005).
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    Jafar from Aladdin (1992).
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    Gordon Gekko

    Gordon Gekko from Wall Street (1987).
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    Cameron Alexander

    Cameron Alexander from American History X (1998).
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    Sloan from Wanted (2008).
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    Gilliam from Snowpiercer (2013).
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    Dudley Smith

    Capt. Dudley Smith from L.A. Confidential (1997).
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    Robert Callaghan

    Professor Robert Callaghan from Big Hero 6 (2014).
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    Elijah Price

    Elijah Price from Unbreakable (2000).
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    Saruman the White

    Saruman from the "Lord of the Rings" franchise.
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    Obadiah Stane from Iron Man (2008).
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    Emperor Palpatine

    Palpatine from the "Star Wars" prequel trilogy.
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    Det. Alonzo Harris

    Det. Alonzo Harris from Training Day (2001).
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    Walter Donovan

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    Fagin as played by Alec Guinness from Oliver Twist (1948).