Often the villains to earn more points in the Treasury than good characters. As a rule, their characters are disclosed more fully, and they bribe the fact that they no inhibitions that stop us in everyday life.
"Bad guys" know the basics of black magic, know without regret to deal with any enemy, and easily manage all kingdoms. And their desires that they have whatever to fulfill, so close any of us, well, who thought of eternal youth is, or how to charm a Prince? And sorceress not deny yourself the desire to play around with bright makeup and to wear a poofy dress, embroidered with precious stones. I guess that's why they play the most important beauty of cinema.
Poster of the film "Maleficent" with Angelina Jolie.
Angelina Jolie in the role of the witch Maleficent, "Maleficent", 2014
About "Maleficent" began to say a year before release, constantly teasing the audience with photos from the filming of new trailers, the makeup collection with M. A. C. on the picture. But the main trendsetter of the painting is, of course, Angelina Jolie, which, like a real witch, took the reins in his hands. She decided to participate actively in the life of the heroine and came up with makeup and costumes, making them more terrible and sombre than expected by the writers. Angelina is so much accustomed to the role that seriously scared the kids who were on the set. It seems that the actress is seriously determined to reveal the inner world and to tell the story of the emotional experiences of your character, because for the first time in the history of Sleeping Beauty character is not a little vicious girl and not her Prince, and the witch, who takes revenge on those who attacked her Kingdom.
"We did not set out to remake the character Maleficent. Instead, we talked about the character traits that you didn't even know. After all, every story has two sides. And our shows this other side. As they say, once you go into the darkness to see the light of day again would be extremely difficult," says project Director Robert Stromberg magazine Entertainment.
Image Jolie has called one of the most spectacular in modern cinema is the red lipstick and high cheekbones coupled with alabaster face.
"It's funny to hear people tell me that I'm perfectly suited to the role of the villain. But I really loved Maleficent when she was little. I was afraid of her, but the witch, however, attracted to me... But what is interesting: how I imagine her and imagine all the others, is not actually what she really is" — confessed after Robert Angelina.
Charlize Theron as Queen Ravenna, "snow white and the huntsman", 2012
"Actually, I liked to yell at people during the filming. I so often did, that tore the muscle belly, the existence of which I never used before," jokes Charlize during an interview for the American MTV.
Charlize Theron in the image of Ravenna.
In the movie "snow white and the huntsman" at Charlize had as many as 20 toilets, some of which appeared in the frame for a few seconds, and it was created during the long weeks. On the concept of each dress Ravenna represents death, which carries the heroine herself. So, marry the father of the future Queen Snow white comes in a white dress with pleats in the form of blades and with a collar in the form of small bones (in fact, these elements are made of parchment). Despite the implication of the outfit turned out majestic and spectacular, so most liked most Charlize.
Charlize Theron in the image of Ravenna.
Crown Ravenna is composed of sharp angles and cold metal — more than repulsive spectacle. But the Queen's costume is a black Cape of rooster feathers, which the witch can transform into a flock of ravens.
Charlize Theron in the image of Ravenna.
"I always believe that any hero can't be completely bad. It's about what you, as an actor, doing the accent. I'm trying to understand the motivation of all actions my character, whether good or evil actions", — shared his experience with fans of Charlize during an online conference before the premiere.
Charlize Theron in the image of Ravenna.
Julia Roberts in the role of Queen Clementina, "Snow white: revenge of the dwarves", 2012
Serious competition Charlize Theron made Julia Roberts, compete with snow white (played by Lily Collins) in the same year. However, the actress immediately put between two paintings with a similar plot, the distinction: they were shot for different audiences and created a completely different heroines. Indeed, even the trailers are different: dark Ravenna with her love of outfits with the bones confronts a naughty Clementina in cheerful bright dresses. The Creator of the wardrobe for Julia became the owner of "Oscar" designer Eiko Ishioka (his cherished statuette she got the costumes for the film "Dracula" by Bram Stoker). Almost all dresses of Clementine assumed a narrow corset and weighing under 30 kilos, which is extremely embarrassed Julie, who in ordinary life prefers the most basic clothing. However, these toilets are made with an easy stitch of irony. So, in the ball scene Eiko awards each character's outfit, personifying the bird (snow white goes dress Swan), and Clementine gets red outfit with feathers, which the film is directed by Tarsem Singh called a cock.
"It was funny to play Clementina because I didn't have a specific prototype, so I could do anything... won't name names, but to transform into the evil Queen I helped a couple people I know are closer than I would like," — confessed the star in an interview with Entertainment.
Jessica Lange in the role of the Supreme witch Fiona Goode, the third season of "American horror story", 2013-2014
You were the heroine Julia Roberts, to always stay young and beautiful: was crammed into the narrow corsets, use cosmetics with insects and built the machinations of his younger stepdaughter. And Jessica Lange, it seems, prefers to be an icon out of time. It's gloomy character in the third season of "American horror story" is an incredibly sexy witch in a pencil skirt and heels, which, of course, trying to regain his youth. However, lang managed to show on the screen decadence of old age, and sexuality women over 60.
"I had to taste I had 13 episodes to explore a character, that is, 12 hours instead of two, which usually gives the movie... On the plot, we constantly moved in time, and that allowed them to learn about the dark past of my character, and then see who she has become in the present," he told Jessica the magazine Interview.
Lena heady as Queen Cersei Lannister in the TV series "Game of thrones", 2011-2016
Long blond hair, slender figure, big blue eyes fantasy heroine Cersei Lannister, as we were taught in childhood, does not guarantee the angelic nature and friendly smiles. For Queen Cersei no stranger to betrayal, cunning and cruelty. Everything is connected with atmosphere, which increases the Queen: the incessant wars, the daily risk of being killed and deceived cause many characters to believe that cruelty is a virtue. And after the death of a spouse Cersei becomes the sole ruler of the Seven Kingdoms and the guardian of three children. In addition, its like any woman, regardless of time and status, care for men. At the age of 19 she was married to the power of king Robert Baratheon, whom she was unable to love. While Cersei is forced to conceal criminal sense to his twin brother, Jaime.
"I think Cersei is very frightened. She falls asleep with fear in his heart. It is surrounded by terror, paranoia and danger. And she's trying to remain calm. She moves a little. She's like a Cobra that is waiting," says Lena about his cold-blooded character.
Eva green in the role of the witch Angelique Bouchard, "Dark shadows", 2012
Sometimes, for the transformation of evil required a lot of dresses and props, but there are cases when a new hair color is more than enough reason to become a witch. Such a technique was used by Eva green, which we have since "Dreamers" used to see burning brunette. For "Dark shadows", Eva brightened, thus returning to its natural shade.
"Actually, I'm naturally dark blonde. When I was 14, I first dyed her hair blue, and then became a brunette. It seemed to me that this color is more suited to the tone of my face. And I don't think I will change while it is not required by the script" and it tells the story of its reincarnation Eva, a British newspaper Metro.
Classic trio platinum hair with dekolirovaniya in a red dress and red lipstick can be a deadly weapon against any man, but the hero of johnny Depp somehow manages to resist the captivating beauty of Angelica. So love witch makes her frustrated boyfriend into a vampire, and then burying him alive for a few centuries, to think about their behavior. Her longing to be near the beloved mixed with outbursts of anger, during which she again and again trying to kill the hapless vampire.
"Angelica a little wild and crazy, but, you know, it's just called love" — to protect her character Eva, talking about "Dark shadows" in an interview with British newspaper the Telegraph.
Tilda Swinton in the role of the White Witch, the series "the Chronicles of Narnia", 2005-2014
Tilda Swinton the androgynous because of its unusual appearance, the door is open to any tale. The collection of stories "Chronicles of Narnia" based on the eponymous book by Clive Staples Lewis, the actress played the White Witch, the strength of which to inflict an eternal winter on the Kingdom. Its main goal is to seize power in Narnia and planted the fear and cold.
First, the role of the White Witch was proposed to Michelle Pfeiffer, but she refused pattern due to personal circumstances. But is it possible now looking for a Tilde, to imagine anyone else in the role of this cruel Amazons?
Unlike the witch in the performance of Eva green, Charlize Theron and Angelina Jolie, Jadis does not emphasize their beauty with the help neckline and scarlet lipstick. In her bag are bright shade (yellow and orange), and hang in the closet long coats on all the winter months. Moreover, the book Jadis is described as a giant with a long MOP of black hair (such was the heroine of the previous film adaptations). However, the Tilde, and then made adjustments, leaving the heroine of their blond hair, braided in dreadlocks. Five outfits Tilde was created by costume designer ISIS Mussenden. It was she who invented the ice crown for his ward and each costume was made to look like a piece of ice with silk, lace, metallic threads and organza.
The inspiration was the autumn-winter collection by Alexander McQueen 2004, which included long layered slim gown with loose texture of the fabric. In recognition of the Tilde, her outfits in the film are reminiscent of the waterfall, and the witch seems to be made out of fog or ice.
In the plot, the Witch loses strength and her outfits get shorter and fancy crown begins to melt. White coats are replaced by blue, and then the heroine and did have to wear the armor feminine it is becoming brutal, as she is forced to fight for their power.
Monica Bellucci as Mirror Queen in "the Brothers Grimm", 2005
Another witch, dreaming of eternal youth — Mirror Queen in the performance of Monica Bellucci. And if the previous kinogeroy was a figment of the imagination of writers and storytellers, the Monica turned into a real character — the Hungarian Countess Elizabeth Bathory, who was killed virgins, as they believed that their blood is helping her become younger. Actions of Elizabeth remained unpunished. When six years after the beginning of its crimes of the parents of the missing daughters tried to Lynch, Countess hidden in the dungeon of his castle until his death. These tragic details even entered the Guinness Book of records: Elizabeth topped the list of mass murderers of women in history.
Daryl Hannah in the role alley Driver, "Kill bill — 1, 2", 2003-2004
To evoke the admiration of men, not necessarily to cook potions and learn spells. Sometimes quite robe nurses. It was the episode with the red mouth, the blonde in the guise of a health worker that went to the hospital to bring the poison to the Bride, has become one of the most popular episodes of the first part "Kill bill". The bride, positive character, by the way, is played by Uma Thurman, but it was a place in our list of bad girls, but more on that later.
Another distinctive feature of the killer and Ellie from the group "the Deadly vipers" becomes her eye patch is the symbol of the explosive and uncompromising character, because it was for his poignant words to the teacher of martial arts, she was so severely punished.
Another sex scene — the battle of the heroines of uma Thurman and Daryl Hannah. Girl fights always attracted to men, especially when the forces of opponents are equal. The only thing that saves Beatrice at the crucial moment — savvy. She denies his opponent the other eye and leaves in the cheerless company with a deadly snake.
Uma Thurman and Daryl Hannah.
Tarantino admits that the inspiration for the creation of the image of Ellie became Swedish Thriller 1974 "Thriller: a Cruel movie" young one-eyed the girl with the shotgun at the ready to shoot those who took away her privileged childhood, giving into sexual slavery.
Uma Thurman in the role of poison Ivy "Batman and Robin", 1997
In the comics (as well as in children's fairy tales) the image of the negative characters rarely came out beautiful. The scar on the face, slurred clothes from the trash bag or oversized coat, hooks instead of hands. However, to mutilate girls, even surly, artists are not always resolved. Among the dangerous beauties — the heroine of uma Thurman from Batman comics with colorful makeup, long red hair and a fitted green suit. The actress played the employee of the laboratory, which as a result of poisoning becomes immune to all poisons, viruses and bacteria, and selects attractive name — poison Ivy. But what is more valuable now it kiss and is able to bewitch any man, that happens with weak Robin, companion of Batman. Poison Ivy yearns for the Apocalypse with unlimited power plants.
"The nature of most evil characters is that they are very contradictory. Initially, they have good intentions, but then their bad traits come to the fore and make them obsessed. Pamela is very unsure of herself, all she does is work, and poison Ivy, on the contrary, cold-blooded and knows her worth. These characters provide endless options, why they are so attractive," said Uma Thurman after the film's release.
For 90 years, poison Ivy was not just another passing bitchy hottie from blockbuster, it represented an independent and strong woman who has become one of the favorite movie image of feminists. No chance to defeat her, were the only other superhero — Batgirl. But men who come under the spell of Pamela, and are unable to cope with the passion that consumed them.