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Old 04-25-06, 05:04 PM
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Favorite villainess in films.

I did a search and couldn't find anything on it. So what is your favorite bad gals in cinema. Here mine.

Kill Bill Vol. 1 and 2 - Elle Driver (my favorite so far)

Narnia - Jadis the White Witch (Tilda was great!!)

Ran - Lady Kaede

Aliens - Alien Queen

GoldenEye - Xenia Onatopp (had to laugh at that name)

Sleeping Beauty - Maleficent
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Old 04-25-06, 05:25 PM
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Alex Forrest in Fatal Attraction

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Old 04-25-06, 06:02 PM
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Joan Crawford in "Mommy Dearest"

Barbara Stanwyck in "Double Indemnity"

Bette Davis in "Little Foxes"

Simon Yam in "Full Contact"

and that chick from "Leave Her to Heaven"
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Old 04-25-06, 06:21 PM
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Angela Lansbury in "The Manchurian Candidate"

I also liked Meryl Streep in the remake for different reasons. Her vaguely incestuous relationship with her son was a little creepy.
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Old 04-25-06, 06:41 PM
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Old 04-25-06, 07:11 PM
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Right now it's a tie between GoGo Yubari in Kill Bill Vol. 1 and the lady who rocked the role of Satan in The Passion of the Christ.
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Don't Forget the Woman Ursa in Superman/Superman II.

Plus one more vote for Ursula in Little Mermaid
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- Cruella Da Ville (from the animated Disney film 101 Dalmations)
- Sam Phillips as Katya (Die Hard: With a Vengeance)
- the female ninja from 'Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart at the River Styx' that makes mincemeat of a hapless adversary, and cuts off as many bodyparts as possible with a sword.

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giles, aint that a spoiler for hard candy? based on the trailer that i have seen, it doesn't seem like that at all?
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I've deleted it Rypro.
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Old 04-25-06, 10:28 PM
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Neve Campbell (Wild Things)
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Old 04-25-06, 10:30 PM
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Originally Posted by Joe Molotov
Angela Lansbury in "The Manchurian Candidate"

I also liked Meryl Streep in the remake for different reasons. Her vaguely incestuous relationship with her son was a little creepy.
You never picked that up in the original?
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Old 04-25-06, 10:35 PM
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Old 04-26-06, 12:19 AM
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Old 04-26-06, 12:47 AM
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After seeing both films, Catherine Tramell, by far.

Damn, evil IS beautiful.
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Old 04-26-06, 01:26 AM
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Originally Posted by ReduxGuy
Damn, evil IS beautiful.
Yes, unless evil is Kathy Bates in Misery.
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I think Maleficent is an inspired choice. I'd also have to agree with Audition, and throw in Milla Jovovich in Zoolander.

Does Sadako from The Ring count?

And, of course, Rita Hayworth in The Lady From Shanghai and Nicole Kidman in To Die For.
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Ooops, we haven't mentioned one of the greatest baddies of all time, Magaret Hamilton in The Wizard of Oz.
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Another vote for Maleficant...She ranks as one of my all time favs. Have the tattoo on my arm.
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Gene Tierney in Leave Her to Heaven (1945)

She
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throws herself down a flight of stairs in order to kill her unborn child


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