Character Recommendations Based on Holden Caulfield

Jack Room

His big imagination is never limited by his incredibly cramped surroundings

Brian Johnson The Breakfast Club

Brainy nerd who feels pressure to live up to expectations

Rick Blaine Casablanca

Rick doesn't stick his neck out for anybody. At least that's what he tells himself

Christopher John Francis Boone The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Though he has a brilliant mind for mathematics, Christopher has a much harder time processing the rest of the world

Jane Eyre Jane Eyre

Jane might be lacking in self-esteem, but definitely not in backbone

Riggan Thomson Birdman

A washed-up movie star running from his inner demons. Alas those inner demons look just like the superhero he used to play

Jay Gatsby The Great Gatsby

Successful in every way but the one that counts: love

Travis Bickle Taxi Driver

Lonely sociopath veteran and general New York City menace

Mickey Milkovich Shameless

Don’t mess with Mickey unless you want to see the wrong side of one of his many guns

Roger Kint The Usual Suspects

A nervous, weak, ham-handed criminal. We think