A captivating action or superhero movie is never complete without the presence of a negative character that always obscures the path of the heroes and prevents them from approaching a happy ending. If a negative character makes you hate them enough, that means that they are performing their respective roles perfectly. Below is a list of the top ten Hollywood baddies.
10-Catwoman (Batman returns)
The role of Catwoman/Selina Kyle was performed by Michelle Pfeiffer in the 1992 action thriller Batman Returns. The good girl (Selena) went bad as her boss threw her off the building and she returns from the dead as the dark suited Catwoman to avenge her death.
9. Norman Bates (Psycho)
One of the most brilliantly played neagtive characters. Bates is a person suffering from dissociative identity disorder. he runs a small dark motel and by taking the get up of his mother, murders the people who come to live in the motel.
8. Voldemort (Harry Potter)
Wizards are afraid of taking to him or even taking his name. He is reffered to as ‘you know who‘ or ‘He who must not be named‘. he is the main antagonist of the Harry Potter series. YES he is our very own Lord Voldemort.
7. Dr. Sebastian Caine (Hollow Man)
Dr. Sebastian played by Kevin Bacon and his team experiment on making a living being invisible and bringing it/him back to being visible. Dr. Sebastian decides to be the first person to be experimented on. He becomes invisible but eventually gets stuck in that form and steadily changes into an inhumane ferocious person.
6. Freddy Krueger (A Nightmare on Elm Street)
Three two one, ready or not, here I come. The character that made people afraid of dreaming or falling asleep. This insane dream killer is a legend and has been chopping off people in their dreams since the late 1900′s.
5. Ryan Mcarthy (Never Back Down)
‘‘If you wanna be the best, you gotta take out the best’‘. These are the lines uttered by the arrogant young mixed martial artist Ryan Mcarthy played by the eye candy Cam Gigandet in one of the most inspirational movies Never Back Down. He is shown as a proud and arrogant young fellow who was trained to fight since childhood. He can be seen beating the hell out of every one and smirking while seeing the sufferer in pain.
4. Ivan Drago (Rocky 4)
”I must break you”, lines from a ferocious Russian Army boxer played by Dolph Lundgren in the 4th installment to the Rocky series. Ivans monsterous blows during an exhibition match kill Rockys long time friend Appollo Creed. During the movie, Ivan doesn’t talk too much but his presence says it all.
3. Jason Voorhees (Friday the 13th)
This hockey masked killer is a legend. As a kid, Jason had a disturbing appearence for which the others used to bas him. To avoid their taunts, jason terriffied and confused, ran away and fell into a lake and drowned eventually. His body was never recovered. One day Jason returned as a masked moster and has been since then killing who ever got in his way.
2. Chip Douglas (The Cable Guy)
Played by the ever hilarious Jim Carrey, Chip Douglas is a crazy and lonely perosn just in search of a friend. When rejected by Steven, a designer played by Matthew Broderick, Chip gets infuriated and makesearth a living hell for Steven. This phenomenal role of Jim Carrey won him an MTV award for bets negative role.
1. Joker (The Dark Knight)
Why So Serious? The character that set benchmarks and stunned the crowd world wide will be remembered in the times to come. The creepy character was played by the late Heath Ledger in the second installment of Christopher Nolans ‘Batman’ series. This sensational depiction by Heath Ledger puts The Joker at the number one spot.