Famous female villains. Best Female Villains (93 books) 2019-02-11

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Top 10 Female Super Villains

famous female villains

Star Sapphire — Green Lantern Star Sapphire began her illustrious career as a supervillain back in the 1940s when she first fought against the Flash. After a lifetime spent abusing and manipulating her son into believing all women are evil sluts except for her, her son murders her — but Norma's not done with him yet. Her fur lined cape adds more to her statement and she makes the X-Men fans go crazy when she appears on the cover. Testing this out, Darkseid commanded Mercy to kill Granny. Le Fay can control minds, can engage in astral projection, and can manipulate mystical energy. In a skin-tight cat suit that oozed sex appeal and threat, she made a meal of mad men, kissed to kill, and rejected the cozy comforts of a billionaire do-gooder to be free and as fierce as she wants to be.

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List of female supervillains

famous female villains

This list celebrates the latter, looking at the very best female creations in the history of cinema. Walt Disney sure knew how to give kids nightmares. The Performances: Brionys later guilt and desperation are ably conveyed by Garai and Regrave, but its Ronans blazing, complex portrayal of pubescent confusion that dominates the film. She was born of rage to push back against the bad men. The Performance: The Bible for how to become a woman, for girls of a certain age.


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100 Greatest Heroes and Villains

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Over the years, some of Deadly Vipers lost themselves to alcoholism like Budd Michael Madsen while others withdrew into a quiet domestic life like Vernita Green Vivica A. She is, of course, loosely based on the Morgan Le Fay of Arthurian legend. She was transformed into a cyborg with superhuman strength and adamantium claws of her own, so that she could be a match for Wolverine. Many of the most iconic villains in comic books offer proof to that old adage — including the 10 female supervillains on this list. Desmond spends her days dreaming about her great return to the big screen.

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15 of the Scariest Villainesses in Literature

famous female villains

Time and time again, she posed a huge threat against humanity and Asgard. The only content we will consider removing is spam, slanderous attacks on other members, or extremely offensive content eg. She takes advantage of a paranoid town to accuse multiple innocent people of witchcraft, all in a sick attempt to win one man's love — resulting in that man's death. She also appeared in the 2014 Guardians of the Galaxy film. Cruella might just possibly be the closest thing to the Grim Reaper we ever saw in a Disney animated film.

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20 Most Badass Female Characters in Film

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She hasn't made it to live-action just yet, but her sister Lorelei appeared in an episode of Agents of S. Her spells are able to control even the strongest of supernatural beings. Her skinny black outfit makes her curves look more defined and thus, she totally deserves to be in the list of hot super villains. Her claim to fame is causing a supernova and absorbing the energy of a nearby galaxy, killing billions. A cold-hearted mercenary, real name Natasha Romanoff, Black Widow kicks ass but also is ruthless and cruel—working for the highest bidder and screwing over or killing anyone who gets in her way.

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AFI's 100 Years...100 Heroes & Villains

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Thank your lucky stars they only show up in books. During Forever Evil, Cheetah acted as part of the Secret Society of Super Villains and even attained the Golden Lasso but was eventually laid low by Steve Trevor. This space con artist was the perfect adversary, then, for the crew of the Serenity, usually trying to do exactly that themselves. The Avengers managed to stop her. Her iconic fight against the Bride in the snow might have been visually lifted from the Japanese film Lady Snowblood, but that made it no less impactful for new audiences. One of the interesting aspects of Typhoid Mary is that she suffers from dissociative identity disorder, and has three distinct personalities.

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100 Greatest Heroes and Villains

famous female villains

She's also a deadly martial artist who kills her enemies with supernatural speed and agility. Inappropriate The list including its title or description facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author. In the 1959 version, Maleficent voiced by and modeled on actress Eleanor Audley is unabashedly evil. One day I would love to see a cross over between her and Poison Ivy. The day might be coming that there will be a plethora of Madame Jekylls who will find the formula to turn themselves into Madame Hydes and perform deeds that forever erase the centuries old categorizing of the gentler sex.

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The 10 Best Female Supervillains

famous female villains

The bad news for successful novelist Paul Sheldon James Caan is that he just had a traffic accident in the middle of wilderness. Jade Nguyen After Lady Shiva herself, Jade Nguyen, a. Reign is a biological weapon created on Krypton before it was destroyed, using banned science, by Zor-El, father of Supergirl. She eventually goes on to lead the Rebellion against the Empire and later becomes a General in the Resistance against the First Order. This gives her a strong connection to the superhero team, which she has exploited on several occasions. Loosely based upon killer 3. And the character was given her own movie in 2004 starring actress Halle Berry in the titular role.

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