They will straight-up try to murder you
No evil complicated plots of turning them into animals or locking them up in isolation, these villains went straight for the kill.
Hades in Hercules
The Evil Queen in Snow White
Scar in The Lion King
They’ll keep you in isolation and psychologically mess with you
We’ve got cold and heartless stepmother, passive-aggressive kidnapper and sinister religious extremist. Damn, Disney is dark.
Lady Tremaine in Cinderella
Mother Gothel in Rapunzel
Claude Frollo in The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Turn you into an animal/creature
How would you feel if you woke up one day and you were a turtle? Not good.
Yzma and her minion Kronk in The Emperor’s New Groove
Dr. Facilier in The Princess and the Frog
Enchantress lady in Beauty and the Beast (She’s the real villain here)
Try to ruin your life with the use of magic
These villains had magical powers, which means they could have destroyed their Disney opponents immediately. But they all had a point to prove and wanted the princesses parents to suffer, which is far more evil.
Maleficent in Sleeping Beauty
Ursula in The Little Mermaid
Jafar in Alladin