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Poll: Favorite Villain Quote

Which is your favorite quote from a villain?

Discuss the list here

Make Your Choice

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    Dr. Hannibal Lecter

    'A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice chianti'

    The Silence of the Lambs

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    Dr. Cassandra

    'Tell me something, my friend. You ever dance with the devil in the pale moonlight'?


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    Darth Vader

    'No. *I* am your father'

    Star Wars V

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    Jack Torrance

    'Heeere's Johnny!'

    The Shining

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    Gordon Gekko

    'Greed, for lack of a better word, is good'

    Wall Street

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    Travis Bickle

    'You talking to me?'
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    Roger 'Verbal' Kint

    'The greatest trick the Devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist. And like that, poof. He's gone'

    The Usual Suspects

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    The Joker

    'Why so serious?'

    The Dark Knight

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    Mr. Potter

    'You're worth more dead than alive!'

    Its a Wonderful Life

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    Norman Bates

    'A boy's best friend is his mother'


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    The Terminator

    'I'll be back'


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    Nurse Ratched

    'If Mr. McMurphy doesn't want to take his medication orally, I'm sure we can arrange that he can have it some other way. But I don't think that he would like it'

    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

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    Roy Batty

    'I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the Tannhauser gate. All those moments will be lost in time... like tears in rain... Time to die'

    Blade Runner

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    Saruman the White

    'A new power is rising. Its victory is at hand. This night the land will be stained with the blood of Rohan. March to Helm's Deep. Leave none alive. To war!'

    Lord of the Rings

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    Gold Hat

    'Badges? We ain't got no badges. We don't need no badges. I don't have to show you any stinking badges'

    The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

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    Hedley Lamarr

    'I want rustlers, cut throats, murderers, bounty hunters, desperados, mugs, pugs, thugs, nitwits, halfwits, dimwits, vipers, snipers, con men, Indian agents, Mexican bandits, muggers, buggerers, bushwhackers, hornswogglers, horse thieves, bull dykes, train robbers, bank robbers, ass-kickers, *beep* and Methodists'

    Blazing Saddles

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    Professor Fate

    'You cheated! Cheated! I hate you! I refuse to accept! I won't win any way but my way! You've ruined my reputation, do you hear? You I hate! You and your hair that's always combed, your suit that's always white, your car that's always clean! I refuse to accept! I challenge you to another race!'

    The Great Race

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    Anton Chigurh

    'What's the most you ever lost on a coin toss'

    No Country for Old Men

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    Hans Gruber

    'I am an exceptional thief, Mrs. McClane. And since I'm moving up to kidnapping, you should be more polite'

    Die Hard

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    Auric Goldfinger

    'No, Mr. Bond, I expect you to die'


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    Raoul Silva

    'She sent you after me, knowing you're not ready, knowing that you would likely die. Mommy was very bad'


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    Le Chiffre

    'You changed your shirt, Mr Bond. I hope our little game isn't causing you to perspire'

    Casino Royale

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    'There are many things my father taught me here in this room. He taught me: keep your friends close, but your enemies closer'

    The Godfather: Part II

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    Jack Wilson

    Rufus Ryker: 'I'll kill him if I have to.' Jack Wilson: 'You mean I'll kill him if you have to.'


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    Brick Top

    'In the quiet words of the Virgin Mary... come again?'


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    General Zod

    'Kneel before Zod'

    Superman II

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    Woo-jin Lee

    'Be it a rock or a grain of sand, in water they sink as the same.'