8 Great... Movie Heroes Who Could Be Great Villains

Dec 17, 2012 Comments
Humphrey Bogart in Casablanca (1942)

“I stick my neck out for nobody,” says Humphrey Bogart as Rick Blaine in the classic romantic drama, thus establishing the credo followed by hundreds, if not thousands, of reluctant movie heroes. Of course, we’ve already seen Rick’s soft, empathetic side, and we know he’ll end up doing the right thing, yet Bogart infuses the character with such strident energy that we can almost believe he’ll allow personal desires to push him toward betraying his deeply buried patriotic principles.

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