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Doc Savage 08-30-2006 12:46 PM

Favorite Indy Villain
 
Who was your favorite villain? Why?

Kill Cavalry 08-30-2006 01:40 PM

Belloq had class. Nazi villains are generally just Nazis. They have a job to do and they do it, no qualms. Belloq had another side to his character, an undefined code of honor by which he abided.
But above all, Belloq had a cool suit.

Doc Savage 08-30-2006 02:17 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Kill Cavalry
Belloq had class. Nazi villains are generally just Nazis. They have a job to do and they do it, no qualms. Belloq had another side to his character, an undefined code of honor by which he abided.
But above all, Belloq had a cool suit.

As a closet romantic, I'm inclined to agree.

Ray Delark 08-30-2006 02:50 PM

As a villain goes, Mola Ram ranks pretty high up for being creepy, which was very effective for the style of Temple of Doom. Who else has ripped out hearts?

Kill Cavalry 08-30-2006 05:28 PM

True, Mola Ram was the only Indy villain who had any supernatural powers, and that does make him a different kind of evil.

indyt 08-30-2006 09:33 PM

Doc, where is good 'ol Lao? He gets by vote. I know, he did not do much, but I bet there is some cool history between him and Indy.

IAdventurer01 08-30-2006 10:19 PM

I've said it before and I'll say it again. Belloq. He is the most equal to Indy. After all, just a little nudge and he and Jones would be alike!

qwerty 08-31-2006 04:56 AM

What, no Elsa?
Does this mean that you changed your mind about Elsa?

Doc Savage 08-31-2006 08:05 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by indyt
Doc, where is good 'ol Lao? He gets by vote. I know, he did not do much, but I bet there is some cool history between him and Indy.

Quote:

Originally Posted by qwerty
What, no Elsa?
Does this mean that you changed your mind about Elsa?

I only had four slots on the poll and didn't know how to get more...sorry, guys.:o

Doctorjones 08-31-2006 12:30 PM

I voted for Belloq, not sure why except for the fact he has the same intelligence as Indy. :)

Doc Savage 08-31-2006 12:46 PM

Belloq's pulling ahead by a long shot.

Garrett 08-31-2006 05:01 PM

I voted for Donovon, but Belloq was a close second.

ClintonHammond 08-31-2006 05:03 PM

I can't believe you left the Nazi Monkey off the list!!

LOL

Garrett 08-31-2006 05:06 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by ClintonHammond
I can't believe you left the Nazi Monkey off the list!!

LOL


me either. The nazi monkey would have definitely had my vote.

ClintonHammond 08-31-2006 05:08 PM

All TRUE Indy fans would vote for the Nazi Monkey!

LOL

indyt 08-31-2006 07:06 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by ClintonHammond
All TRUE Indy fans would vote for the Nazi Monkey!

LOL


I agree CH. The monkey rules!!!!!!!!

LovelyLionTamer 09-27-2006 12:29 PM

Well, yes, the monkey was the one villain that I really wanted to see die a painful death..........

But I'd have to say that my favorite villain was Belloq. Just because he had the coolest accent out of all of them. Who can say no to an evil French accent?

:whip:

IndyBuff 09-28-2006 01:00 AM

Belloq is probably my favorite but I thought all three films had great villians.

Last Crusader 10-19-2006 04:49 PM

Donovan is my favourite because he is thoroughly sophisticated and learned. He seems like someone you could trust because he emanates a calm demeanour. But this calmness is also what makes him so sinister.

My second favourite is the Nazi monkey because he is the most genuinely and purely evil character in the movies. Even more so than Mola Ram.

Rumpled Fedora 10-19-2006 05:04 PM

I'm surprised. I'm the only person who likes Toht more than Belloq. :confused:
*shrugs*

Indy Jr. 11-13-2006 03:59 PM

Mola Ram shouted stereotypical lines like "Drop them, Dr. Jones! They will be found. YOU WON'T! Hahaha!" ... Donovan did nothing special and was lacking in screen time. Belloq would have gotten my vote easily, but Toht's two memorable lines make it a contest.

"We are ... (giggles) ... We are not thirsty."
"Now ... what shall we ... talk about?"

I just love those two lines :)

Violet 11-13-2006 07:05 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Rumpled Fedora
I'm surprised. I'm the only person who likes Toht more than Belloq. :confused:
*shrugs*


I voted for Toht!:up: He should have had more of the film. Belloq was a close second.

Vlad Dracula 11-15-2006 12:48 AM

Mola Ram was one scary dude. He gets my vote.

Jonesy9906753 07-21-2008 01:11 AM

It is to my belief
 
That Mola Ram is single handedly the best and most evil of all the indy villains in the series,he gave me nightmares when i first watched TOD.He definitley makes Colonel Dr.Irina Spalko look like a wimp, i mean the guy tore a mans heart out and laughed while it was on fire in his hand! And the way he interacts with Indy in the "blood drinking scene" is just classic,Amrish Puri was a great part of the Indy Series.
:whip:

IndyFalco 07-21-2008 04:47 AM

Yea Jonesy,
I second your statement. Mola Ram was intense.


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