Anton Chigurh

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Anton Chigurh is a fictional character from the 2005 novel No Country for Old Men by American writer Cormac McCarthy and the 2007 movie of the same name directing by the Coen brothers. He is a psychopathic professional hitman of unknown nationality, and serves as the main antagonist.

In the movie, Chigurh is portrayed by Spanish actor Javier Bardem who won several awards for the role, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe, and a BAFTA.

Empire.com ranked Chigurh #46 in their list of the 100 Greatest Movie Characters of All Time.[1]

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  1. "Empire Names the 100 Greatest Movie Characters of All Time". empire.com. December 1, 2008. Retrieved September 16, 2015.