8 movies where good guys turned bad  

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This fantasy film showcases how supernatural powers can also be a bane. It traces the ruthless transformation of teenager Andrew as he becomes a supervillain to fight his tormentors. 

Shutter Island

Leonardo DiCaprio aces the character of mentally ill US Marshal Teddy Daniels as he loses his mind and is driven to brutality and evilness.   

The Dark Knight

Gotham’s district attorney Harvey Dent plunges into darkness and moral decay with the adverse situations and their deadly consequences.   

The Godfather II   

Michael Corleone’s gradual transformation from a morally upright war hero to the ferocious mafia don in this crime thriller is truly one of the best.   

The Shining

This horror masterpiece sheds light on the drastic transformation of struggling writer Jack Torrance into a sinister being hellbent on attacking his own family


This psychological thriller delves into the intricacies of the human mind. An aspirational comedian Arthur Fleck is driven into insanity and nihilism after constant degradation and failure   


The titular character of Dr. Freddy Ginwala (played by Kartik Aaryan) in the psychological thriller showcases the epic transformation of a shy and socially awkward man into a sinister killer.  


Christopher Nolan’s well-crafted character of Leonard Shelby stands out in this list for his revenge-seeking quests and immorality as he is consumed by hatred and vigilante justice.