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Clint Eastwood. Ya, you heard it. Clint Eastwood. Josey Wales
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The guy who played Maugua in the '92 "Last of The Mohicans"?
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Considering looks (evil), bodily demeanor, harsh voice, and tenacity mine would definately have to be Lee Van Cleef! I also remember Dan Duryea playing a despicable coward who pushed an old lady in a wheel chair down a flight of stairs. Maybe he was a gangster in that one!
Dan Duryea was in an excellent Audie Murphy western as the bad guy I have seen a few times. I can't remember the name of the movie, because I love many of the Murphy westerns and I usually don't pay attention to the title, just the cast.

Dan Duryea was also in an episode of the TV series Daniel Boone, which I also loved, and his character in that was downright despicable. Great bad buy. Van Cleef to me is only a bad guy in the Good the Bad and the Ugly.
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Clint Eastwood. Ya, you heard it. Clint Eastwood. Josey Wales
I realize this is an old post Half Pint. But are you saying that Clint Eastwood was one of your favorite bad guys in a movie? If so, it doesn't matter to me if your issue with him is the Quantrill type argument. That I can understand.

If you claim that his character is a bad guy because he fought against the Union, then it is difficult for me to understand since I live in the South and I greatly admire my ancestry, whether here in America or back in Ireland or France, whatever the era in history. I am not ashamed of my heritage.
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Wes Studi. He's a full blood Cherokee from Oklahoma who spoke only Cherokee until he started grade school. He made his living as a horse trainer before he got into acting.

He's also a Vietnam combat vet: he was in the 9th Infantry Division in the Mekong Delta.

In an industry full of wannabe tough guy action heros, Studi is the real deal.
Excellent choice! You really wanted to get him .
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and was in Dances with Wolves

Wouldn't it have been great to have Wes play Blue Duck in Lonesome Dove?
Hard to find a worse bad gut then Blue Duck.
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I think my favourite bad guy in western movies is Bruce Dern in "Hang Em High".
Maugua in "Last of the Mohicans" is just plain scarry!
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Didn't read all nine pages of this thread, but Lee Marvin in "Cat Baleu (sp?)" was hallarious! I guess that you could lump that one as a semi musical comedy.

.... and then there was Jane (typical Viet Vet reaction.) Cute, but sawdust where there should have been brains.

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Wouldn't it have been great to have Wes play Blue Duck in Lonesome Dove?
Hard to find a worse bad gut then Blue Duck.
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