Because you like Ennis Del Mar in Brokeback Mountain
Brandon Teena is an adventurous young man with the courage to be himself. See them in Boys Don't Cry.
Rayon is kinder to the world than the world is to her. See them in Dallas Buyers Club.
Although she's only six, Hushpuppy is a tough girl ready to stand up to terrifying, pre-historic beasts after the storm. See them in Beasts of the Southern Wild.
Jim Stark is a teen torn apart by what the world asks of him. See them in Rebel Without A Cause.
Frances Ha is a free spirit feeling old at 27. See them in Frances Ha.
Jackie Brown is not your everyday flight attendant. See them in Jackie Brown.
A suave proprietor of an upscale nightclub and gambling den, Rick Blaine is dealing with World War II and a broken heart. See them in Casablanca.
Ava may just be the perfect woman. So long as she can pass a Turing test. See them in Ex Machina.
A doting grandfather, Edwin Hoover also has a heroin addiction and a penchant for swearing. See them in Little Miss Sunshine.
Though she can seamlessly flit between glamorous identities, Sydney Prosser is more vulnerable than she pretends to be. See them in American Hustle.
Yes, she's an "older" woman, but that just makes Mrs. Robinson sexier and more seductive. See them in The Graduate.
Riggan Thomson is a washed-up movie star running from his inner demons. Alas those inner demons look just like the superhero he used to play. See them in Birdman.