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    24 "Controversial" TV And Movie Characters Who Are So Bad, But People Can't Get Enough Of Them

    It's literally impossible to hate Loki.

    You probably enjoy rooting for your favorite heroes in TV and movie shows, but let's be honest — there are some villains who are so intriguing, you actually end up having a soft spot for them.

    So, when Redditor u/Rito_Harem_King recently asked, "What villain can you just not hate?" the internet shared tons of iconic villains that, for one reason or another, they kinda love.

    Here are some of the most fascinating responses:

    🚨 Some spoilers ahead! 🚨

    1. Gus from Breaking Bad

    2. Villanelle from Killing Eve

    3. Magneto from the MCU

    Michael Fassbender as Magneto

    4. Yzma from The Emperor's New Groove

    5. Vulture, aka Adrian Toomes, from Spider-Man: Homecoming

    Michael Keaton as Vulture in "Spider-Man"

    6. Princess Azula from Avatar: The Last Airbender

    Princess Azula hangs from a rock in "Avatar"

    7. Tai Lung from Kung Fu Panda

    8. Ursula from The Little Mermaid

    The iconic Ursula gives an evil smile in "The Little Mermaid"

    9. Maleficent from Maleficent

    Angelina Jolie as Maleficent

    10. Loki from the MCU

    11. Tom from Tom and Jerry

    Tom and angrily stares at Jerry after catching him

    12. Hans Gruber from Die Hard

    13. Poison Ivy, aka Dr. Pamela Isley, from Batman & Robin

    Uma Thurman as Poison Ivy in "Batman & Robin"

    14. Les Grossman from Tropic Thunder

    Tom Cruise as Les Grossman from "Tropic Thunder"

    15. Vlad Dracula Tepes from Castlevania

    16. Darth Vader from Star Wars

    17. Shego from Kim Possible

    Shego blasts a bright green energy from her hands during a scene in "Kim Possible"

    18. The Joker from The Dark Knight

    19. Missy from Doctor Who

    Michelle Gomez as Missy in "Doctor Who"

    20. Ice King from Adventure Time

    Ice King looks like he wants to kiss Princess Bubblegum, who looks grossed out

    21. Lex Luthor from Superman

    Gene Hackman as Lex Luthor in "Superman"

    22. Hank Scorpio from The Simpsons

    Hank Scorpio from The Simpsons blasts a flamethrower

    23. The Grinch from How the Grinch Stole Christmas

    Jim Carrey as the Grinch looks at the camera with wide eyes

    24. And finally: Hans Landa from Inglourious Basterds

    Christoph Waltz as Hans Landa in "Inglourious Basterds"

    Do you agree with these? Which TV and movie villains would you add to this list? Let us know in the comments below!

    Note: Some responses have been edited for length and/or clarity.