Watch 12 Of Cinema's Most Memorable Criminals

Patricia Arquette in True RomancePatricia Arquette in True Romance

Tinseltown, and the rest of the world, was rocked by the news “True Romance” director Tony Scott apparently killed himself Sunday in Los Angeles.His characters in “True Romance” are among some of the unforgettable criminals to grace the silver screen.

But they aren’t the only ones.

Everyone from Tony Montana of “Scarface” to Dr. Hannibal Lecter in “Silence of the Lambs” live on in the annals of cinema’s most memorable criminals.

Dr. Hannibal Lecter terrified audiences as the cannibalistic serial killer who falls in love with FBI Agent Clarice Starling.

And now for another side of the entertainment industry.

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