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Live Re-Suggestion Poll: When the Villain Wins an Oscar

When supporting characters are not that 'supporting' ... when the leads lead a selfish crusade in the name of greed, cruelty or a wicked vision of power ... or when the darkest sides of the human soul inspire powerful and unforgettable perforamances allowing the villain to have a final revenge... and take the Oscar home.

Which of these oscar-winning performances as a real-life of fictional villain is your favorite?

http://www.imdb.com/list/ls027065369/

https://www.imdb.com/poll/wgCbJe3P-Vk/

(PS: Vito Corleone isn't included not because he's a good guy but to call him a 'villain' in the film's narrative would make no sense, his son Michael was a villain in the second opus, although a tragic one)

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3 years ago

Well, I called it Re-Suggestion because it's obviously a follow-up to the removal of characters-poll, the original was this one: http://www.imdb.com/poll/x6YuVj19ECo/?ref_=tt_po_q2
It took me half an hour to duplicate the poll and I have like 40 like this, so i'm not sure it's really worth it:)

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I guess you just do the ones you most want to bring back to life.

"real-life of fictional villain" should be "or"

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Lol the problem is that they are the ones with the most options and text :(

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Sigh, I notice that myself.

I like your use of re-suggestion. I had considered using reprise.

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thanks, I considered re-use and re-prise, but I thought it was better to keep the word "suggestion" 

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2 years ago

Salieri

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2 years ago

There are so many great performances in it.
My Vote: Verbal Kint (Kevin Spacey)

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2 years ago

Typo in #9: Forrest --> Forest

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Thanks

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