The Great Villain Blogathon: Day 5 Recap

As they say on Schoolhouse Rock, darn . . . that’s the end. But don’t hate — celebrate! On the last day of the Great Villain Blogathon, 2015 style, click the pics below to read about today’s totally awesome crop of dastardly dames, charming creeps, and scary scalawags!

CJC Leach discusses Trevor Howard’s cad-like behavior in Brief Encounter:

Prowler Takes a Jump tells us about the irresistibly bad Stanley in In This Our Life:

Aurora’s Gin Joint scares us with insights about Harry Powell in Night of the Hunter:

Random Pictures goes to pieces over Victor Frankenstein in Flesh for Frankenstein:

Font and Frock delves into the deeds of Valerie Hobson and Stewart Granger in Blanche Fury:

Portraits by Jenni knows that Ma Jarrett isn’t as kindly as she looks in White Heat:

Tales of the Easily Distracted tells us why Nick Ferraro is not a guy to play with in His Kind of Woman:

Ramblings of a Cinephile reveals the scary and disturbing Idi Amin in The Last King of Scotland:

Movie Classics shows that Anton Walbrook and Charles Boyer were both pretty awful fellas in Gaslight:

A Shroud of Thoughts takes a look at the many faces of Blofield in the James Bond series:

The Filmatelist discusses the evil that is Voldemort in the Harry Potter series:

Phyllis Loves Classic Movies examines the evil twins played by Bette Davis and Olivia deHavilland in A Stolen Life and The Dark Mirror:

Dell on Movies explains the villainy of Batman in The Dark Knight:

Movie Fan Fare takes a look at Walter Brennan in The Westerner and My Darling Clementine:


In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood exposes the bad side of Bette Davis in In This Our Life:

And Outspoken and Freckled waxes poetic about the charming villainy of Hans Landa in Inglourious Basterds:

That’s all, folks! Be sure to visit Speakeasy tomorrow for a wrap-up of the entire week of fantastic posts that were contributed for the 2015 Great Villain Blogathon!

~ by shadowsandsatin on April 17, 2015.

6 Responses to “The Great Villain Blogathon: Day 5 Recap”

  1. Reblogged this on Silver Screenings.

  2. Reblogged this on Speakeasy.

  3. What a great blogathon this was. I had tons of fun and I’m still trying to read through all the posts. Already looking forward to next year’s incarnation!

  4. Wow, that gif of Mitchum is amazing. This has been a great blogathon.

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