Because you like Maximus Decimus Meridius in Gladiator
It's hard enough fighting a war. But it's worse for Commander Shepard, knowing no matter how hard you try, you can't save them all. See them in Mass Effect.
Shaun is used to being lazy. And now, you're asking him to fight for his life? See them in Shaun of the Dead.
V is a violent anarchist with literally nothing left to lose. But, he might have a point. See them in V for Vendetta.
As an undercover cop, Schmidt is getting to relive high school as a cool kid. See them in 21 Jump Street.
As Marlena Rosenbluth is finding out, confidence in the limelight doesn't always translate to power at home. See them in Water for Elephants.
Ratchet is a shoot-first, ask-questions-later, and then-shoot-again kind of lombax. See them in Ratchet & Clank.
A hardboiled 1940s detective, Cole Phelps is haunted by his past in World War II. See them in L.A. Noire.
Fox McCloud leads a team of pilots through the Lylat System in search of the evil genius Andross, the villain that killed his father. See them in Star Fox.
Jenko was top dog in high school. Now he's bottom of the pack in the police academy. See them in 21 Jump Street.
A suave womanizer, Jacob Palmer has turned seduction into a science. See them in Crazy, Stupid Love.
The black sheep of his family, Rhett Butler grew up to have charm and to see things as they are. He just doesn't give a damn anymore. See them in Gone with the Wind.
To cope with injustice, Connor finds meaning in his strict and unbreakable code of honor. See them in Assassin's Creed Series.