21 Male Movie Characters Who Were So Bad, They Almost Ruined The Entire Film

    Ally's manager from A Star Is Born (2018) is trash.

    We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us which male movie characters are the worst. Here are the frustrating results.


    Note: Some of these submissions include topics of sexual assault.

    1. Kylo Ren from the Star Wars franchise

    Kylo Ren stabbing Han Solo with a lightsaber with a sad look on his face; Han is shocked, but helpless

    2. Christian Grey from the 50 Shades of Grey movies

    Ana asks "Are you going to make love with me now?" and Christian responds in a condescending way, "Two things. First, I don't make love. I fuck hard"

    3. Nick Young from Crazy Rich Asians (2018)

    Nick looking at Rachel in a protective way while Eleanor grills her with questions

    4. Tom Hansen from 500 Days of Summer (2009)

    Tom and Summer sitting on a park bench; Tom sadly says: "You know what sucks? Realizing that everything you believe in is complete and utter bullshit. You know, destiny, and soul mates, and true love, and all that childhood fairy tale nonsense"

    5. Yon-suk from Train to Busan (2016)

    Yon-suk worn out and stressed while taking everyone hostage on the bus

    6. Arthur Fleck / Joker from Joker (2019)

    Joker raising the corners of his lips to smile while there's blood spewing down from his nose

    7. Christian Hughes from Midsommar (2019)

    Christian looking shocked because he's been put into a bear carcass

    8. Peter Kavinsky from To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You (2020)

    Peter defending Gen by saying: "She took that video, I told her that if she ever hurt you again then we were done" Lara Jean is visibly upset, and responds with: "So you knew? You denied it"

    9. Cal Hockley from Titanic (1997)

    Cal grabs Rose in a dominant manner, asking: "Where are you going? To him? To be a whore to a gutter rat?" Rose is determined to be with Jack, and responds with: "I'd rather be his whore than your wife"

    10. Ernesto de la Cruz from Coco (2017)

    Ernesto tricks Hector into having a drink with him, eventually poisoning him. Ernesto says: "I'm sending you off with a toast! To our friendship! I would move Heaven and Earth for you, mi amigo. Salud!"

    11. Rez Gavron (Ally's manager) from A Star Is Born (2018)

    Ally's manager purposefully brings Jackson down by saying: "You single-handedly derailed her career, you understand that? She's never gonna say this to you. Just by staying married to you, she looks like a joke." Jackson looks depressed and defeated

    12. Scott Pilgrim from Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)

    Scott and Ramona walking together in the snow; Scott awkwardly expresses his feelings for Ramona by saying: "I just sort of feel like I'm on drugs when I'm with you." Ramona looks puzzled

    13. Mark Loring from Juno (2007)

    Mark and a pregnant Juno are sitting on his couch, watching rock performances by bands. He looks very content and pleased, she looks perplexed by what she's watching

    14. Professor Callahan from Legally Blonde (2001)

    Professor Callahan sliding his hand up Elle's leg without permission; she's upset he assaults her, asking: "Are you hitting on me?" He responds with: "You're a beautiful girl -- I'm a man who knows what he wants"

    15. Steff from Pretty in Pink (1986)

    Steff wearing sunglasses with a cigarette hanging out of his mouth, insulting Andie in a cruel way because she rejected him. He tells her: "You're a bitch. You oughta see a doctor. That condition of yours could get a lot worse"

    16. Quentin "Q" Jacobsen from Paper Towns (2015)

    Q and Margo are wandering around late at night, curious about the paper town they're exploring

    17. Stanley Kowalski from A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

    Stanley is disheveled and upset, realizing he mistreated Stella; he's screaming her name, "Hey, Stella!" into the sky, begging for forgiveness

    18. George Wickham from Pride & Prejudice (2005)

    Elizabeth Bennet and George looking at Mr. Darcy ride away on his horse with deep curiosity

    19. Bluto from National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)

    Bluto spying on a girl in her underwear through the window; he's standing on a ladder outside of her window

    20. Rhett Butler from Gone with the Wind (1939)

    Rhett apologizes to Scarlett by saying: "I'd like to extend an apology for my conduct of last night. I was very drunk, and quite swept off my feet by your charms." She's lying in her bed, looking down at her hands, having none of it

    21. And Nate from The Devil Wears Prada (2006)

    Nate yelling at Andie out in the street with confidence, criticizing her job by saying: "I wouldn't care if you were out there pole dancing all night, as long as you did it with a little integrity"

    Submissions have been edited for length and clarity.