Ranking all of the Batman movie villains — Ultimate Movie Year

Bane in Batman and Robin

29. Bane, Robert Swenson, “Batman and Robin” (1997)

28. Two-Face, Tommy Lee Jones, “Batman Forever” (1995)

27. Catwoman, Halle Berry, “Catwoman” (2004)

26. Talia, Marion Cotillard, “The Dark Knight Rises” (2012)

25. Antoli Knyazey, Callan Mulvery, “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” (2016)

24. The Joker, Jared Leto, “Suicide Squad” (2016)

23. Catwoman, Lee Meriwether, “Batman” (1966)

22. The Riddler, Jim Carrey, “Batman Forever” (1995)

21. Victor Zsasz, Chris Messina, “Birds of Prey” (2020)

20. Poison Ivy, Uma Thurman, “Batman and Robin” (1997)

19. The Penguin, Burgess Meredith, “Batman” (1966)

18. The Riddler, Paul Dano, “The Batman” (2022)

17. Mr. Freeze, Arnold Schwarzenegger, “Batman and Robin” (1997)

16. Ra’s al Ghul, Liam Nesson, “Batman Begins” (2005)

15. Black Mask, Ewan McGregor, “Birds of Prey” (2020)

14. Bane, Tom Hardy, “The Dark Knight Rises” (2012)

13. Two-Face, Aaron Eckhart, “The Dark Knight” (2008)

12. The Joker, Cesar Romero, “Batman” (1966)

11. Catwoman, Anne Hathaway, “The Dark Knight Rises” (2012)

10. The Penguin, Colin Farrell, “The Batman” (2022)

9. The Joker, Joaquin Phoenix, “Joker” (2019)

8. The Scarecrow, Cillian Murphy, Dark Knight Trilogy (2005–2012)

7. The Penguin, Danny DeVito, “Batman Returns” (1992)

6. The Joker, Jack Nicholson, “Batman” (1989)

5. Harley Quinn, Margot Robie, Suicide Squad films and “Birds of Prey” (2016–2021)

4. Catwoman, Michelle Pfeiffer, “Batman Returns” (1992)

3. The Riddler, Rank Gorshin, “Batman” (1966)

2. Catwoman, Zoe Kravitz, “The Batman” (2022)

The Joker in The Dark Knight

1. The Joker, Heath Ledger, “The Dark Knight” (2008)



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