Character Recommendations Based on Dr. Strangelove

Merry Brandybuck The Lord of the Rings

A troublemaking hobbit with a brave streak that some might call foolhardy

Mrs. Hudson Sherlock

There's more to this sweet, caring landlady than meets the eye

Flint Lockwood Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

Others see him as the town nutcase, but Flint knows his inventions will change the world someday

Mrs. Lovett Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Proud purveyor of the worst, and most grisly, pies in London

Lando Calrissian Star Wars Series

Stylish Cloud City gambler who might put your life on the line when the chips are down

El Diablo Suicide Squad

El Diablo's fiery temper produces actual fire

Gimli The Lord of the Rings

As eager for a good time as he is for a fight, few can match this dwarf when it comes to self-confidence

Javert Les Miserables

An inspector with a single-minded focus: To bring criminals to justice

Susanna Kaysen Girl, Interrupted

Aspiring writer, despairing young woman who struggles with suicidal thoughts