US humorist and novelist Mark Twain once said, “Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.” Some movie villains’ wardrobes are so hilariously atrocious that they might have been better off naked. Those fashion-impaired baddies are the focus of our list.
We’ve only selected characters from movies that had major theatrical releases, which excludes made-for-TV or direct-to-video films (with one special mention exception). Also, there are no comic book villains on this list, as that topic could generate its own list.
Continue on for our 15 Worst Dressed Bad Guys in Movies, in order of “not-so-bad” to “laughably horrible.”