Because you like Edith Cushing in Crimson Peak
Murph is inquisitive, compassionate, and stubborn, with a passion for science she shares with her dad. See them in Interstellar.
Victor Frankenstein can create life, so he's pretty awesome if he says so himself. See them in Frankenstein.
A smart, spunky, and incredibly skilled gamer, Art3mis has a revolutionary spirit. See them in Ready Player One.
Christine Daae has been secretely taking lessons from a phantom musician. It sounded less creepy in her head. See them in The Phantom of the Opera.
In his heart, this student rebel is more of a lover than a fighter. See them in Les Miserables.
Give in to the dark side with vampire Lestat; it's more fun. See them in Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles.
Sometimes being a supportive girlfriend like Ophelia doesn't work out too well. See them in Hamlet.
Arwen has to choose between a life of loneliness or love and inevitible death, both rather unfortunate options. See them in The Lord of the Rings.
Jamie Fraser is a noble warrior with a romantic heart. See them in Outlander.
Kim Kelly is a high school bully who's normally in a bad mood. But there's a softer side to her. See them in Freaks and Geeks.
Javert is an inspector with a single-minded focus: to bring criminals to justice. See them in Les Miserables.
Sabrina Fairchild is irresistible. See them in Sabrina.