10. Kajol as Isha Dhiwan (Gupt) Isha is totally in love with Sahil and will do anything for him, even kill his stepfather when he opposes their match. When Sahil is convicted of the murder, she goes on a rampage and attacks all those who testified against him. And when Sahil falls in love with Sheetal, well, it is but natural that she die too, right?
9. Urmila Matondkar as (Kaun) A psycho killer who murders everyone who comes to her house. She also talks to her mother over the phone even though the phone is dead.
8. Naseeruddin Shah as Gulfaam Hassan (Sarfarosh) A Ghazal Singer who leads terrorists from a fort in Rajasthan, Gulfaam has no qualms relieving a goat of its ear just because it accidentally broke a vase.
5. Ashutosh Rana as Gokul Pandit (Dushman) Gokul is a simple and unassuming postman, whom you are not likely to remember even a few minutes later. But when he indulges in his actual hobby, he ensures you will never forget him. Gokul rapes and kills for the pleasure of it, and simply because he can. He is the epitome of pure evil.
4. Nana Patekar as Anna (Parinda) Anna is one of the first onscreen underworld goons who struck unforgettable terror in the hearts of the audience. Yet he has his own fears, especially of fire.
3. Anupam Kher as Dr Dang (Karma) One of the early terror mongers in B-town. He kills the entire family of an honest police officer who wants to arrest him. He mouths over the top dialogues and sends shivers down our spines.
2. Amrish Puri as Mogambo (Mr India) You known when Mogambo Khush Hua, it is time of dukh for the good guys. He happily gives the go ahead to stuffing toys with bombs and adulterate foodgrains, in his quest for the secret of invisibility.
1. Amjad Khan as Gabbar Singh (Sholay) Gabbar is the ultimate villain simply for his normalcy. No over the top rage for this daaku. Killing an entire family, outrageously taxing a village, chopping off people
6. Amrish Puri as Indrajit Chaddha (Damini) A criminal lawyer who takes advantage of the loopholes in the system to benefit his rich, law-breaking friends. He discusses rape in the open court in the most obscene terms and has no problems if the key witness to the crime is conveniently bumped off. His gesture of jerking his head frequently to keep his hair away from his face is one of the most imitated gestures till today.
7. Saif Ali Khan as Langda Tyagi (Omkara) Langda Tyagi is a foul-mouthed rustic dacoit with a taste for jewellery. His insecurity and envy push him to do the meanest things imaginable.