Top Fictional Villains (according to Mensa)

Can you name the Top Fictional Villians (according to Mensa)

Harry PotterHe who must not be named!
Sherlock HolmesAppeared in only 2 of Doyle's 60 tales, oh and in Star Trek TNG.
Lord of the RingsThe Evil Eye is just one of the many forms he has taken.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'Off with his head!'
No Country for Old MenHit man who flips a coin to decide whether to kill prospective victims.
OthelloWaving a white handkerchief is not always a sign of surrender.
Bram Stoker creationWallachian Prince Vlad III the Impaler
NarniaTurkish taffy anyone?
BeowulfMother was never given a name.
American PsychoRapist, torturer, murderer, necrophiliac, cannibal, and worst of all, an investment banker,
Dr. Jekyll and ___You can't repress things forever.
The String of PearlsThe Demon Barber of Fleet Street
HamletMarries his sister-in-law, his nephew, step-son is not too happy!
A Clockwork OrangeSometimes a cure can work too well, until it wears off.
Peter PanArrrrrrgh! Mate!
The ExecutionersAnd you thought you hated lawyers!
Silence of the LambsAnyone in the mood for liver with fava beans, and a nice chianti?
Se7en'Unidentified' man carrying out judgement on sinners.
ItShape-shifting alien who loves little children.
The ShiningAll work and no play, make him a dull boy
Friday the 13thThanks to him, we see hockey masks every Halloween.
MiserySome people REALLY like their romance novels.
Nightmare on Elm StreetSweet dreams!
Child's PlayHe is one ugly doll.
Texas Chainsaw MassacreHe illustrates the reason one should never buy BBQ from a gas station.
PsychoHe's the splitting image of his mother!
The StandYou don't want to meet this man in black!
Kill BillAt least he was a good father.
SawHis motivation is no PUZZLE.
HalloweenIf you visit him Saturday Night, expecting to have a good time, you may be disappointed!
Star TrekWhen she made her first appearance in First Contact, some pointed out the apparent inconsistency of introducing hierarchy into the collective.
Movie of the same nameOne might cut a programmed robot some slack, but when you go back in time, to kill a young boy, well, patience only goes so far.
Star WarsTall, booming voice, dark, skeletal mask, & a sweet cape.
The Usual SuspectsWho this character is, remains a mystery. Many suspect Verbal Kint, though author refuses to confirm, he doesn't owe his audience imagination.
2001: A Space OdysseyStaring red eye, calm voice are terrifying.
Wizard of OzMay not have the body count, but the army of flying monkeys is really cool.
Star WarsExterminated the Jedi, tried to kill Yoda, corrupted Anakin, and attempted to kill Luke.
Star TrekGenetically engineered superior human leader who had been banished from earth and put in suspended animation.
Inglourious BasterdsNicknamed the Jew Hunter. Apparently loves his work, judging by the smile.
101 DalmatiansAll she wanted was a nice coat!
The Shawshank RedemptionKills a man who may take his accountant away from him!
One Flew over the Cuckoo's NestDon't be mean to sick people, its a simple rule. Florence Nightingale, she is not!
Breaking Bad'Rises' from humble high school chemistry teacher, to control a meth empire.
The SimpsonsExcellent!!!
Snow WhiteBeing second most beautiful, just isn't enough!
MatrixHe is essentially a self-replicating virus, but ohhh, so much more.
Series of novels, and TV SeriesA forensic blood spatter analyst and vigilante serial killer who targets other murderers who have evaded the justice system. Follows the Code of Harry.
Movie of the same nameOne might think this refers to the shark, but no, to the Bond villain. Ironically in the original script of 'The Spy Who Loved Me' he was supposed to be killed by a shark.
BatmanThere's a reason why almost every restart begins with this 'snappily' dressed permanently smiling villain.
X-MenHolocaust survivor seeks to save his fellow mutants, but by destroying humanity.
SupermanAnd to think, they were childhood friends!
Doctor WhoLike the Doctor, this renegade time lord's name is actually an academically conferred degree.
SpidermanGooey alien life form.
Captain AmericaThis former confidant of Hitler, had his mind put inside the body of a Capt America clone.
Fantastic FourThe most intelligent human in the Marvel universe. Primary adversaries are the Fantastic Four, but he has taken on many other superheroes as well.
BatmanSee what happens when you mock a short, stocky boy born with webbed hands.
DaredevilA psychopathic assassin, former NSA employee, he can turn almost any object into a lethal projection.
X-MenThis shapeshifter formed the Brotherhood of Mutants.
SupermanAs a fellow Kryptonian, he has all of Superman's power, plus military training.
The Walking DeadA caring uncle, who feeds his zombified niece human body parts. Don't displease him!
BatmanOne of Batman's more physically and intellectually powerful foes. Often credited with being the only villain to have 'broken the bat.'
Sin CityConsuming the body of Christ apparently wasn't enough for this cardinal.
Masters of the UniverseMake no bones about it, he had a face only a mother could love.
G.I.JoeApparently William F. Buckley Jr. was an inspiration in the creation of this character who loved to hear himself talk.
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