Some performers are so convincing as villains, we'd want to run the other way if we saw them in the real world. A salute to scary good baddies, from Ted Levine in ''The Silence of the Lambs'' to ''Hurt Locker'' star Jeremy Renner in ''Dahmer''
Scariest in: The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Levine's almost decade-long stint on Monk has gone a long way in helping to erase the image of serial killer ''Buffalo'' Bill, who killed young women and harvested their skin to sew himself a girl suit.
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