It's a tale as old as time: The battle of good and evil.
Disney villains bring that evil to life in more ways than one. The 13 scariest Disney villains, to be exact, as ranked by our editors in the gallery below.
From Maleficent, given new life by Angelina Jolie, to Scar, who made his way to the stage, Disney villains are among the most revered villains of all time.
And for good reason, as our list makes clear ...
Spurned by jealousy and greed, hearts as cold as ice, our childhood nightmares were made by the animation of some of Disney's most terrifying animated creations.
BECAUSE THEY WERE THE STUFF OF NIGHTMARES!
Take a look at some of our favorite Disney princesses reimagined as other races to get your mind off the villains and see them in a different light ...