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Poll: Movie Villains Played by Brits and the Irish

Those from the British Isles always wind up playing Hollywood villains, maybe it's the accents? Anyway pretend you're the 'hero' of our story, which of these British played villains would you least like to come up against? - People only, so sorry Scar and Smaug! Discuss Here

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    Hans Gruber

    Alan Rickman - Die Hard
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    The Sheriff of Nottingham

    Alan Rickman - Robin Hood: The Prince of Thieves
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    Doctor Octopus

    Alfred Molina - Spider-Man 2
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    Dr. Hannibal Lecter

    Anthony Hopkins - The Silence of the Lambs
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    Benedict Cumberbatch - Star Trek
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    Trevor Slattery

    Ben Kingsley - Iron Man
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    Patrick Bateman

    Christian Bale - American Psycho
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    Saruman the White

    Christopher Lee - The Lord of the Rings
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    Colin Farrell - Daredevil
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    Gary Oldman - Léon
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    Helena Bonham Carter - Alice in Wonderland
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    Ian Mckellen - X-Men
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    Col. William Tavington

    Jason Isaacs - The Patriot
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    Harlen Maguire

    Jude Law - Road to Perdition
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    Dr. Christian Szell

    Laurence Olivier - Marathon Man
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    Ra's al Ghul

    Liam Neeson - Batman Begins
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    Frank D'Amico

    Mark Strong - Kick-Ass
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    Lord Blackwood

    Mark Strong - Sherlock Holmes
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    Amon Goeth

    Ralph Fiennes - Schindler's List
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    Ralph Fiennes - In Bruges
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    Lord Voldemort

    Ralph Fiennes - Harry Potter
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    Ian Howe

    Sean Bean - National Treasure
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    The White Witch

    Tilda Swinton - The Chronicles of Narnia
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    Tom Hardy - The Dark Knight Rises
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    Tom Hiddleston - Thor/ The Avengers
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    Vinnie Jones - The Condemned
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    Dennis Price - Kind Hearts and Coronets
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    King Edward I Longshanks

    Patrick McGoohan - Braveheart
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    Brick Top

    Alan Ford - Snatch
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    Bill 'The Butcher' Cutting

    Daniel Day Lewis - Gangs of New York
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    Emperor Palpatine

    Ian McDiarmid - Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
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    Captain William Bligh

    Charles Laughton - Mutiny on the Bounty
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    Francisco Scaramanga

    Christopher Lee - The Man with the Golden Gun
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    Don Logan

    Ben Kingsley - Sexy Beast
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    Dr. Tolian Soran

    Malcolm McDowell - Star Trek: Generations Added May 2014