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November 3, 2012
 

10 of the Best: Bad Girls

We all love a girl who can kick our asses, but there are very few genuinely decent action movie female villains to choose from. Here are a select few of my personal faves.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1. Salma Hayek as Satanico Pandemonium in ‘From Dusk Till Dawn’

2. Lucy Liu as O-Ren Ishii in ‘Kill Bill’

3. Sharon Stone as Lori in ‘Total Recall’

4. Kate Nauta as Lola in ‘The Transporter 2’

5. Kritanna Loken as the TX in ‘Terminator 3’

6. Alison Doody as Elsa Schneider in Indiana Jones & the Last Crusade

7. Famke Jansen as Xenia Onatopp in ‘Goldeneye’

8. Daryl Hannah as Elle Driver in ‘Kill Bill’

9. Anne Hathaway as Catwoman in ‘The Dark Knight Rises’

10. Olga Kurylenko as Etain in ‘Centurion’



About the Author

Eoin Friel
Eoin Friel
I grew up watching JCVD, Sly and Arnold destroy bad guys, blow things up and spew one-liners like it's a fashion statement. Action is everything I go to the movies for and the reason I came up with this site is to share my love for the genre with everyone.



 
 

 

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