Because you like Catherine Morland in Northanger Abbey
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Nina Sayer finally landed the role of prima ballerina, but as tension ramps up in rehearsal, she starts losing her mind. See them in Black Swan.
All the world's a stage, and Missy Piggy's never one to give up the spotlight. See them in The Muppet Movie.
Spike is punk meets vampire meets romantic poet. See them in Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
A tough and compassionate loner, Emma Swan just might be the key to saving an entire fairy tale world. See them in Once Upon a Time.
Phil Coulson is a deadly field agent with the demeanor of a friendly dad. See them in Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Whether she's working as a mild-mannered assistant or an all-powerful superhero, Kara Danvers is defined above all by her huge heart. See them in Supergirl.
Once a lonely hat maker, Sophie Hatter is now cleaning goo from bathtubs and cooking breakfast for the grumpiest wizard in all the land. See them in Howl's Moving Castle.
This ice queen is learning to let it go. See them in Frozen.
Regina George is teen royalty. And anything the queen bee says, goes. See them in Mean Girls.
Beca Mitchell fancies herself an edgy loner, but it turns out being part of a group can be aca-amazing. See them in Pitch Perfect.
Kat Stratford is part of the "out" crowd and proud of it. See them in 10 Things I Hate About You.