For number one, got to go with Ash from Army of Darkness. Bruce campbell was da shiznik in this.
1. Ash - Army of Darkness
2. Kowalski - Vanishing Point
3. Chris Tucker - Rush Hour 1 & 2
4. Charles Bronson - Mr Majestyk
5. Buford Pusser - Walking Tall
I have a few more but these are the stand outs. These movies really had an impact on me and I still watch them all regularly.
Some other notbales:
Legolas - Lord of the Rings
Steve Mcqueen - Bullitt, The Magnificent Seven
Clint Eastwood - in anything but especially as Dirty Harry or the man with no name from the old spaghetti westerns.
okay Im done now.