[Related: Actor Aaron Eckhart zaps new life into monster in I, Frankenstein]Character: Chad Film: In the Company of Men (1997) Why he’s a monster: Devoid of any moral capacity, Chad is one of those characters you’d hope even your worst enemy never meets during his or her lifetime. In the film, the first by director Neil LaBute, Chad, a misogynistic business executive, concocts a scheme where he and his coworker end up dating the same a deaf woman and plan to string her along before dumping her simultaneously and breaking her heart. And you thought your ex-boyfriend was a dick. That’s a fucked up thing to say: “Let’s hurt somebody.” Character: Del Sizemore Film: Nurse Betty (2000) Why he’s a monster: In this other Neil LaBute dark comedy, Eckhart gets to show off his insensitive side again, this time as Del Sizemore, a used car salesman who is having an affair with his secretary unbeknownst to his wife (Renée Zellweger). He’s also selling drugs on the side from his car dealership. This time, however, Eckhart gets what he probably deserves. That’s a fucked up thing to say: “You know these actors are mainly models, which are mainly faggots. And the rest are assholes.”
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