If there is one studio that is legendary at creating bad guys (and girls) over their esteemed history, it is Disney.
As Maleficent hits the big screen with a live action origins story starring Angelina Jolie that explores the beginnings of the Sleeping Beauty villain, we were inspired to look back at the Mouse House and name some of their best at being the worst.
We've compiled a list of the most evil, dastardly foes to Disney heroes and heroines. So, who makes the list?
Watch The Little Mermaid online or watch Tangled online and those are merely two of the terrifying souls that have transcended the Disney canon to become some of the greatest villains in movie history.
So, click through and prepare to be terrified at our 17 worst Disney villains!