Character Recommendations Based on Lisbeth Salander

Eli Let the Right One In

Willing to do whatever it take to protect herself – forever

Jean-Baptiste Grenouille Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

A phenomenal sense of smell, a weak sense of morality

Celie Johnson The Color Purple

Though life tries to break her down, Celie always finds the quiet strength to keep going

Amy Dunne Gone Girl

An innocent housewife turned missing person. Then again, maybe Amy isn't quite as "amazing" as she seems

Marv Sin City

A brutish but principled thug who'd be right at home on an ancient battlefield

Jackie Brown Jackie Brown

Not your everyday flight attendant

Alex DeLarge A Clockwork Orange

Violent but witty psychopath

John Yossarian Catch-22

"A crotchety old fogey of 28"

Rayon Dallas Buyers Club

Kinder to the world than the world is to her

Dracula Dracula

Just because he wants to suck your blood doesn't mean he's not a gentleman