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Poll: Rivals Turned Friends

"Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?"

Movies are filled with the notion where arch-rivals become friends or team up against a common enemy.

Which is your favorite pair that started as rivals or enemies and grew to become friends in a movie?

Discuss the poll here

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    Tom Hanks and Tim Allen in Toy Story (1995)

    Woody and Buzz Lightyear
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    Dustin Hoffman and Jon Voight in Midnight Cowboy (1969)

    Ratso and Joe Buck
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    Vin Diesel, Yorgo Constantine, and Dwayne Johnson in Fast Five (2011)

    Dominic and Hobbs
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    Robert De Niro and Charles Grodin in Midnight Run (1988)

    Jonathan Mardukas and Jack Walsh
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    Vin Diesel and Paul Walker in The Fast and the Furious (2001)

    Dominic and Brian
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    Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)

    Batman and Superman
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    Russell Crowe and Guy Pearce in L.A. Confidential (1997)

    Bud White and Ed Exely
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    Tom Hiddleston and Chris Hemsworth in Thor: The Dark World (2013)

    Thor and Loki
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    Sylvester Stallone and Carl Weathers in Rocky III (1982)

    Rocky and Apollo Creed
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    Tom Cruise and Ken Watanabe in The Last Samurai (2003)

    Nathan Algren and Katsumoto
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    Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen in X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

    Professor X and Magneto (Charles and Erik)
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    Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks, and Steven Spielberg in Catch Me If You Can (2002)

    Carl Hanratty and Frank Abigail Jr.
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    Linda Hamilton, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Edward Furlong, and Robert Patrick in Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

    Terminator and Sarah Connor
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    Jason Statham, Dwayne Johnson, and David Leitch in Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019)

    Hobbs and Shaw
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    Clint Eastwood and Eli Wallach in The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)

    Tuco and Blondie
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    Zachary Quinto and Chris Pine in Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)

    Captain Kirk and Spock
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    Tom Cruise, Val Kilmer, Anthony Edwards, and Rick Rossovich in Top Gun (1986)

    Maverick and Iceman
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    Lee Van Cleef and Gian Maria Volontè in For a Few Dollars More (1965)

    Col. Douglas Mortimer and El Indio
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    Dennis Quaid and Louis Gossett Jr. in Enemy Mine (1985)

    Davidge and Jerry
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    Edward Norton in American History X (1998)

    Derek and Lamont
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    Samuel L. Jackson and Ryan Reynolds in The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017)

    Michael Bryce and Darius Kincaid
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    Henry Cavill and Armie Hammer in The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015)

    Solo and Illya
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    Eddie Murphy and Nick Nolte in 48 Hrs. (1982)

    Jack and Reggie
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    Sharlto Copley, Kenneth Nkosi, and Mandla Gaduka in District 9 (2009)

    Wikus and Chistopher
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    John C. Reilly and Will Ferrell in Step Brothers (2008)

    Brennan and Dale
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    Vin Diesel, Keith David, Rhiana Griffith, and Radha Mitchell in Pitch Black (2000)

    Riddick and Carolyn Fry
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    Halle Berry and Alan Cumming in X2: X-Men United (2003)

    Storm and Nightcrawler
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    Darwin Joston and Austin Stoker in Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)

    Lt. Ethan Bishop and Napoleon Wilson
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    Robert Englund and Ken Kirzinger in Freddy vs. Jason (2003)

    Freddy and Jason
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    Tony Curtis and Sidney Poitier in The Defiant Ones (1958)

    Noah and Joker
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    Robin Williams and Edward Norton in Death to Smoochy (2002)

    Randolph Smiley and Sheldon Mopes
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    Adrien Brody in Predators (2010)

    Royce and Predator
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    Roger Moore, Lois Chiles, and Richard Kiel in Moonraker (1979)

    James Bond and Jaws
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    Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson in Zoolander (2001)

    Hansel and Derek Zoolander
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    Bruce Willis and Damon Wayans in The Last Boy Scout (1991)

    Jimmy and Joe

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