Because you like Dom Cobb in Inception
Leonidas is not the kind of king who merely gives orders; rather, he's out on the battlefield fighting alongside his men. See them in 300.
Vengeance is William Wallace’s game. With his father, brother, and wife killed by the English, he slaughters the garrison and sacks cities. See them in Braveheart.
Though she can seamlessly flit between glamorous identities, Sydney Prosser is more vulnerable than she pretends to be. See them in American Hustle.
Yippee-ki-yay! John McClane doesn't go down without a fight. See them in Die Hard.
Ava may just be the perfect woman. So long as she can pass a Turing test. See them in Ex Machina.
A good-natured and academically minded superhero, Dan Dreiberg can still get his hands dirty in a fight. See them in Watchmen.
Told her son will one day save the world, Sarah Connor dedicates her life to training him to do just that. See them in The Terminator.
Maya Lambert is an obsessive intelligence officer with tunnel vision leading toward Osama bin Laden. See them in Zero Dark Thirty.
David Wooderson has clocked in hundreds of hours cruising around town looking for fun. See them in Dazed and Confused.
A powerful mob boss, Vito Corleone is always making offers people can't refuse. See them in The Godfather.
It's certainly easier to get great footage of crimes when you can guarantee they'll happen. See them in Nightcrawler.
Whether he’s hacking or dodging a bullet, Neo has a poker face that never drops. And it doesn’t hurt that he’s prophesied to be "The One" to save humanity. See them in The Matrix.