In the battle of good and evil, it’s always believed that good wins over evil. Many epics, stories and fables depict the same. Basically throughout our childhood, we have been conditioned to believe that evil, however strong it may get, but eventually is beaten by the good. But at times, a story comes round the corner where the evil takes centre stage. It wriggles the good from its comfort position, makes it set off in fear and trepidation with its iniquitous schemes and finally destroys the good, while the rest of world goes awestruck in disbelief. We bring you ten such characters, who by their sheer wickedness, trumped the good. Read on about the people most foul, as in the best they are. Here is the list of top movies where the villain wins in the end. Spoiler Alert!
10. Amy Dunne, Gone Girl (2013)
A husband lovingly caresses his wife’s head and she turns over to smile back at him. The smile is deceptive as there’s deep rooted hatred inside both of them, for each other. He’s stuck with her, for ever as there is no evil like the one she possesses. There’s no one like Amy Dunne. Based on the bestselling novel by Gillian Flynn, ‘Gone Girl’ tells a story about a presumed missing woman who literally epitomises the saying – “Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned”. Rosamund Pike plays Amy Dunne and just slays it.
9. Paul and Peter, Funny Games (1997)
A wealthy Austrian family, is taken hostage by their innocuous looking neighbours, at their country side holiday home. A sadistic game of cruelty starts with the bet that the captives will not be able to sustain by next morning. Paul and Peter are your worst nightmares for a neighbour. You keep watching the movie with the hope that eventually someone will escape their murderous intentions. Alas ! With a wink, they drown the last of their captives and again start looking for their next target. Arno Frisch plays Paul where as Frank Giering plays Peter.