British Villians In AmericanFilm
Ian McKellen as Magneto
X-Men 1-3 (Bryan Singer, 2000)
McKellen plays a character, famous from the X-mencomic book, publish by Marvel. He appears throughoutthe entire trilogy. The character he portrays is apowerful mutant that has the ability to generate andcontrol magnetism. After his performance as thecharacter he was ranked number 1 by several bodiesas the best comic book villain.
Anthony Hopkins as Dr. Hannibal Lecter | Silence of theLambs (1991)
Anthony Hopkins plays Dr.Hannibal Lecter, Who is a serialkiller with a cannibalistic nature.
In 2003 Hannibal Lecter wastoped by the American FilmInstitute, the most memorablevillain in film.
As a result of this thecharacter has appeared inseveral spoofs such as inSouth Park and Fairly OddParents.
Sean Bean Both in James Bond Goldeneye as AlecTrevelyanAnd in National Treasure as Ian Howe
In all of the films Bean has been mention in he plays asimilar character type. One who appears to be on thegood side at the beginning and a friend of the centralprotagonist but then the circumstances change and hethen tries to get everything for himself. This is alsoslightly apparent in his appearance in Lord Of TheRings.