thursday 13

this week: 13 favorite fictional characters, part 2. (part 1 is here–yep, apparently has all my blog archives. i can’t transfer it over, but they’re there.)

1. William Miller (Almost Famous)

2. The whole Weasley clan, even Percy (the Harry Potter series).

3. Meyer Landsman (The Yiddish Policeman’s Union).

4.  Dr. Ransom (the Space trilogy).

5.  Sam (Benny and Joon)

6. Cameron (Ferris Bueller’s Day Off)

7.  Elizabeth Bennett (Pride and Prejudice)

8. Janie (Their Eyes Were Watching God)

9. Dr. Vivian Bearing (Wit)

10. Fred, Gunn, and Wesley (Angel)

11. Jayne and Kaylee (Firefly)

12. Sully and Boo (Monsters Inc.)

13. Dusty and Lefty (A Prairie Home Companion)


8 thoughts on “thursday 13

  1. Steph

    1. Cinderella (Cinderella)
    2. Jerry McGuire (Jerry McGuire)
    3. Lorelai and Rory (Gilmore Girls)
    4. The Entire cast of Angel
    4. Rob Gordon (High Fidelity)
    5. Mark Cohen (RENT)
    6. Lloyd Dobler (Say Anything)
    7. Mort Rainey (Secret Window)
    8. Shawn (Boy Meets World)
    9. Vincent Vega and Jules Winnfield (Pulp Fiction)
    10. Andrew Beckett (Philadelphia)
    11. Robert (Company)
    12. Esther Greenwood (The Bell Jar)
    13. Claire Colburn (Elizabethtown)

  2. Manders: I’m SO glad Percy came back. What a relief.

    Steph: You get mega-high-fives for #8, though personally, I would have had it as Mr. Turner. That’s just me.

    My list? Random favorite characters (trying not to steal any of your good good answers):

    1) Chloe Sullivan (Smallville)
    2) George (Sunday in the Park with George)
    3) Sweeney Todd (Sweeney Todd)
    4) Zooey (Franny and Zooey)
    5) Sidney Carton (Tale of Two Cities)
    6) Shepherd Book (Firefly/Serenity)
    7) Jonathon Turner (Boy Meets World)
    8 )Hiro Nakamura (Heroes)
    9) Beatrix Kiddo (Kill Bill)
    10) Jean Valjean (Les Mis)
    11) Rolff the Dog (The Muppet Show)
    12) Samwise Gamgee (Lord of the Rings)
    13) Dewey Finn (School of Rock)

  3. 1) Ginny Weasley (Harry Potter)
    2) J.D. (Scrubs)
    3) Abby (NCIS)
    4) Kate Winslet in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
    5) Augusten (Running With Scissors)
    6) Sawyer (Lost)
    7) Joscelin (Kushiel series…)
    8) Lupin (Harry Potter)
    9) Jacob Black (Twilight series)
    10)Josie Gellar (Never Been Kissed)
    11)Donnie Darko (Donnie Darko)
    12)Marla Singer (Fight Club)
    13)Mr. Knightley (Emma)

  4. 1. Billy Pilgrim (Slaughterhouse Five)
    2. The Dude (The Big Lebowski)
    3. Zaphod Beeblebrox (Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy)
    4. Brick (Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy)
    5. Ivan Karamazov (The Brothers Karamazov) “Anyone who can appease a man’s conscience can take his freedom away from him.”
    6. Milton (Office Space)
    7. The Narrator (Fight Club)
    8. Ed Finnerty (Player Piano)
    9. Dr. Zoidberg (Futurama)
    10. Papa Monzano (Cat’s Cradle)
    11. Fertility Hollis (Survivor…the book, not the reality TV show lol)
    12. Sideshow Bob (The Simpsons)
    13. Jeff Green

  5. 1. Holly Golightly (Breakfast at Tiffany’s)
    2. Sirius Black (Harry Potter)
    3. That boy in The Giving Tree
    4. Izzy (Grey’s Anatomy)
    5. Dr. Cox (Scrubs)
    6. Isabeau (The Witches of Wileanan)
    7. Penny Lane (Almost Famous)
    8. George-Michael Bluth (Arrested Development)
    9. Weasly (The Princess Bride)
    10. Silent Bob (Kevin Smith Movies)
    11. Danielle De Barbarac (Ever After)
    12. Madame Bovary
    13. Rory Gilmore (Gilmore Grils)

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