"The only verdict is vengeance; a vendetta, held as a votive, not in vain, for the value and veracity of such shall one day vindicate the vigilant and the virtuous." V
Played By: Hugo Weaving
Film: V for Vendetta
Why He's On The List: From the pen of Alan Moore, the alliterating V is one of the few characters on this list who, by the end of the movie, you really know no more about than you did at the beginning. An escaped prisoner of the State turned freedom fighter, beneath the Guy Fawkes mask and ingenious acts of terrorism he's a really a caring soul, guiding the people to a just revolution.
Finest Hour: Besting twelve government soldiers with an array of daggers in one glorious shot.