OTHER DISNEY VILLAINS
The Wicked Queen, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, 1937
Henchmen: the Huntsman
Crimes: attempted murder, conspiracy to commit murder
Alter ego: the Hag
"...a special sort of death for one so fair."
J. Worthington Foulfellow, Pinocchio, 1940
Occupation: con artist
Crimes: accessory to kidnapping, fraud, child endangerment
Alias: Honest John
"Then you haven't heard of the easy road to success."
Lady Tremaine, Cinderella, 1950
Crimes: destruction of royal property, treason
Talent: plays the piano
"These beads...they give it just the right touch."
Queen of Hearts, Alice in Wonderland, 1951
Occupation: monarch, tyrant
Henchmen: deck of cards
Crimes: none; absolute monarchs can do as they like
Motive: bad temper
"All ways are my ways!"
Captain Hook, Peter Pan, 1953
Occupation: ship's captain
Henchmen: Mr. Smee, assorted buccaneers
Crimes: piracy, murder, attempted murder, kidnapping, terroristic threats
Fear: chronomentrophobia (fear of clocks)
"...and Captain Hook never breaks a promise."
Maleficent, Sleeping Beauty, 1959
Occupation: evil fairy
Henchmen: hideous goons
Crimes: attempted murder, kidnapping, trespassing
Residence: The Forbidden Mountain
"You thought you could defeat me, the mistress of all evil!"
Cruella de Vil, One Hundred and One Dalmatians, 1961
Occupation: rich society gal
Henchmen: Horace & Jasper Badun
Crimes: dognapping, reckless driving, assault and battery
"Poison them, drown them, bash them in the head..."
Madam Mim, The Sword in the Stone, 1963
Crimes: attempted murder
Motive: just for fun
"Sounds like someone's sick. How nice."
Shere Khan, The Jungle Book, 1967
Crimes: none; it's no crime for a tiger to stalk prey.
Fear: pyrophobia (fear of fire)
"It makes the chase more interesting...for me."
Edgar, The Aristocats, 1970
Crimes: grand theft, trespassing
Last known whereabouts: Timbuktu
"I'll be gone! No...oh, no...they'll be gone."
Prince John, Robin Hood, 1973
Occupation: would-be monarch
Henchmen: Sir Hiss, the Sheriff of Nottingham
Motive: sibling rivalry
Annoying habit: thumb-sucking
"This crown gives me a feeling of power! Power! Forgive me a cruel chuckle, heh, heh, heh, power."
Madame Medusa, The Rescuers, 1977
Occupation: pawn shop owner
Henchmen: Mr. Snoops
Crimes: kidnapping, child endangerment, assault with a deadly weapon
Fear: suriphobia (fear of mice)
"What makes you think anyone would want a homely little girl like you?"
The Horned King, The Black Cauldron, 1985
Henchmen: Creeper, Gwythaints, brutish warriors
Crimes: grave desecration, kidnapping, theft
Motive: delusions of godhood
Native land: Prydain
"Then you will worship me! Me!"
Professor Ratigan, The Great Mouse Detective, 1986
Henchmen: Fidget, thugs
Crimes: treason, attempted regicide, kidnapping, murder, attempted murder, unlawful entry, assault and battery, child endangerment
Pet peeve: being called a rat
"You know what happens when someone upsets me."
Sykes, Oliver and Company, 1988
Occupation: loan shark
Henchmen: Roscoe, DeSoto
Crimes: extortion, kidnapping, terroristic threats, reckless driving, child endangerment
"I don't think you grasp the severity of the situation."
Ursula, The Little Mermaid, 1989
Occupation: former courtier, now sea witch for hire
Henchmen: Flotsam & Jetsam
Crimes: treason, fraud, attempted murder
Fantasy: thinks she's thin
"So much for true love!"
Percival C. McLeach, The Rescuers Down Under, 1990
Henchmen: Joanna the lizard
Crimes: poaching, kidnapping, attempted murder, cruelty to animals, child endangerment
Education: third grade
"Let's see if we can do something to refresh that rusty old memory of yours."
Gaston, Beauty and the Beast, 1991
Occupation: pub owner, town bully
Henchmen: Lefou, local yokels
Crimes: attempted murder, kidnapping, breaking and entering, assault and battery, arson, incitement to riot
True love: himself
"Don't I deserve the best?"
Jafar, Aladdin, 1992
Crimes: attempted murder, kidnapping, treason, assault and battery, theft
Special ability: hypnosis
"How many times do I have to kill you, boy?"
Scar, The Lion King, 1994
Henchmen: Shenzi, Banzai, Ed
Crimes: regicide/fratricide, attempted murder, assault and battery, child endangerment
Identifying marks: scar over left eye
"Long live the king."
Ratcliffe, Pocahontas, 1995
Occupation: colonial governor
Crimes: attempted genocide, incitement to riot, abuse of power, assault with a deadly weapon
Motive: social advancement
Disability: crick in the spine
"I'll need those witless peasants to dig up my gold."
Claude Frollo, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, 1996
Crimes: attempted genocide, manslaughter, attempted murder, attempted infanticide, abuse of power, police brutality, kidnapping, assault with a deadly weapon
Object of desire: Esmeralda
"How dare you defy me!"
Hades, Hercules, 1997
Occupation: lord of the dead
Henchmen: Pain & Panic
Crimes: treason, attempted murder, kidnapping, conspiracy
Motive: sibling rivalry
"Boom, bada-boom, boom, boom!"
Shan-Yu, Mulan, 1998
Henchmen: the Hun army
Crimes: mass murder, war crimes, kidnapping, assault and battery
Color scheme: monochromatic
"Your walls and armies have fallen. And now, it's your turn."
Clayton, Tarzan, 1999
Occupation: safari guide
Henchmen: unscrupulus sailors
Crimes: attempted murder, kidnapping, piracy, mutiny, assault and battery, assault with a deadly weapon
Final victim: himself
"I've got some hunting to do."
Yzma, The Emperor's New Groove, 2000
Occupation: former royal advisor, now kitty
Crimes: attempted regicide, treason, kidnapping, assault and battery
Descendant: Cruella De Vil
"Or, to save on postage, I could just poison him with this!"
Lyle T. Rourke, Atlantis: the Lost Empire, 2001
Occupation: expedition commander, explorer, mercenary
Henchmen: Helga Sinclair
Crimes: murder, kidnapping, assault and battery, grand theft, breaking and entering
Middle name: Tiberius
"I love it when I win."
John Silver, Treasure Planet, 2002
Occupation: pirate, cook
Henchmen: alien sailors
Crimes: mutiny, piracy, kidnapping, arson, theft, breaking and entering
"You give up a few t'ings...chasin' a dream."
Alameda Slim, Home on the Range, 2004
Occupation: former ranch hand, now land baron
Henchmen: The Willie Brothers, Rico
Crimes: rustling, fraud, assault and battery
"When you're talkin' revenge, every last acre counts."
Dr. Facilier, The Princess and the Frog, 2009
Occupation: witch doctor, fortune teller, con artist
Henchmen: Lawrence, shadow creatures
Crimes: fraud, kidnapping, conspiracy to commit murder
Nickname: The Shadow Man
"I need his heart pumpin'. For now."