Live Poll: When Evil is Relative

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You don't choose your family... no family is perfect... fair enough. Movies have taught us that one can be flawed, bad or downright evil but still be good with the family.

However, there are cases where the harm was directed toward the family and that's harder to forgive. These villains or main antagonists all harmed one or many relatives (by blood, marriage or adoption) during the film, some did far worse. We're not discussing their popularity (winners would be too obvious) but their level of hatefulness.

Simply put, which evil relative was the worst?

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Poll: https://www.imdb.com/poll/BKzUmHvF4cw/
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Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson) in THE SHINING
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My vote: Baby Jane Hudson (Bette Davis) in WHATEVER HAPPENED TO BABY JANE
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My vote:Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson) in THE SHINING

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Def. Noah Cross. Unforgivable.

Were Pappy McAllan's crimes against his own family members?
And Regan wasn't the real villain in the Exorcist, it was the demon. She was just a vessel.
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Pappy McAllan (SPOILERS)
... against his son during the climactic KKK reunion, granted Ronsel had it far worse, but letting your own son being beaten and then having to choose which organ to cut from his best friend isn't exactly "father of the year" behavior:) 

I totally agree about Regan but I'll just rephrase it, there's a consensus that the villain in the film isn't the little girl but her demonically possessed form.
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'What a good poll and great title! It's difficult to pick just one. 

I noticed a little typo:

Demoincally (demonically)

Also, may I suggest one small edit to the intro.?

These villains or main antagonists all harmed one or many relatives (by blood, marriage or adoption) during the film; some did far worse.  ('A semi-colon after film, instead of a comma.)
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Of course, you making a great poll with a great title is a given. : )

(Oh, the typo is in #7.)
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Thanks, ruby. I fixed it :)
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