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Jail hasn't broken Andy Dufresne's spirit, but will his spirit help break him out of jail? See them in The Shawshank Redemption.
James Gordon happens to be the one guy in Gotham City with proper morals who doesn't also run around in a cape. See them in DC Extended Universe.
King Schultz is about as color-blind as a man of his era can be. See them in Django Unchained.
A gifted detective, Rust Cohle is as dark and twisty as any murderer he chases. See them in True Detective Season 1.
Mr. Pink doesn't tip. Enough said. See them in Reservoir Dogs.
Zeratul is cryptic, mystic, and not to be messed with. See them in StarCraft .
Sabriel is smart enough to understand the dangers that await her and brave enough to face them anyway. See them in Abhorsen Series.
Although she is underestimated, Lagertha never fails to prove her worth as both a warrior and a mother. See them in Vikings.
Javert is an inspector with a single-minded focus: to bring criminals to justice. See them in Les Miserables.
Protecting his family's name and its power are more important to Tywin Lannister than anything or anyone. See them in Game of Thrones.
Sometimes being a supportive girlfriend like Ophelia doesn't work out too well. See them in Hamlet.
As the White House Press Secretary, C. J. Cregg is a master of verbal karate and the best damn basketball player in Ohio Valley history. See them in The West Wing.