Justifying the Means: Movies

Can you name the movie heroes from the bad acts they had to commit to achieve success?

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Laundering prison money, theft of said money, escape from Shawshank State Pen.Uncovered and exposed prison corruption
Murdering orcs, enslaving waif-like creature, destroying priceless ringSaved Middle-Earth from ultimate evil
Running out on Christmas Eve, getting drunk, attempting suicideSaved brother, saved family, saved town, got angel his wings
Lying about identity, stripping in phone booth, flying without a licenseSaved planet, wowed Jimmy Olsen, won love of Lois Lane
Killing local magistrate, inciting rebellion against English, impregnating Princess IsabelleInspired Scots to fight and gain freedom from English
Infiltrating CIA headquarters, stealing NOC list, impersonating Jim PhelpsFound true mole, cleared own name at IMF
Interstellar smuggling, shield generator destruction, shooting firstAssisted rebellion in destroying the Empire
Stabbing Scorpio, breaking into his home, querying about luckKilled Scorpio, saved school bus full of kids
Escaping from prison bus, stealing hospital ID, breaking into home of one-armed manSolved wife's murder leading to capture of real killer
Flirting with Governor's wife, fencing murder of Captain Pasquale, marring everything with 'Z'sRestored Peace and Justice to California
Running away, stealing apples, melting witchFreed Munchkins and Oz, got back to Kansas
Stealing idols, lowering woman into lava pit, whipping thingsMelted Nazis, saved children & Grail, freed aliens
Throwing gangster through window, lying to Lt. Androzzi, being able to Dig ItRescued Bumpy's daughter Marcy
Gun running, card cheating, holding illicit letters of transitSaved Ilsa and Victor Laszlo from Nazis
Posing as prince, Setting plagues on Egypt, breaking laws of fluid dynamicsFreed his people, led them to promised land
Fighting with a friar, stealing tax money, treason against Prince JohnWooed Marian, secured King Richard's return
Kidnapping Elizabeth, breaking pirate code, retaking the Black PearlSaved Elizabeth, defeated Barbossa
Besmirching a lady's honor, escaping from Cardinal's guards, murder of Comte de RochefortRescued King Louis, became a Musketeer
Lying to Göth, cheating on wife, making faulty armamentsSaved 1,200 Jews from persecution in Holocaust
Stealing detonators, blowing up terrorists, making Al Powell use his gunDefeated Hans Gruber, saved Nakatomi Building

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