10 Best Movie Characters We Totally Love
Movies have always been a source of entertainment since their existence. They never seem to lose novelty or go out of vogue. Certain movie characters are more remembered and adored over the others simply because of some striking personality trait or character they portray on screen. Listed below are some of the best movie characters who will forever stay in our minds.
Simba is the lion in the most successful animation film made by Disney, The Lion King. Simba is adorable and vulnerable but manages to grow into a handsome adult with courage. His rapport with friends is showcased exceptionally well. The character is loved by children and adults alike and hence finds its way into books, TV series, Disney Parks and video games.
2. Jack Dawson
Titanic is a movie of emotions, grandeur and performance par excellence. While many characters from the movie are hugely loved by the global audience, the simple and charming Jack Dawson, played by Di Caprio, manages to steal everyone’s heart. Jack is a local boy traveling in third class and showering a rich girl, who is aboard the Titanic as he is, with love and affection she has never received. His selflessness and power of love all through the movie makes him outstandingly endearing.
3. Kevin McCallister
It is immensely tough to forget the charming and cute Kevin from 'Home Alone', played to perfection by Macaulay Culkin. Released first in 1990, the movie revolves around a Christmas plot where young Kevin is left home alone when his entire family goes on a holiday. His parents find it tough to get back home when they realize their son has not accompanied them and in the meanwhile, Kevin indulges in adorable antics in shooing away a duo of thieves, who plan to rob his home.
This character earned the distinction of being the friendliest ghost amongst other ghouls who attempt to wreck havoc in Hollywood. The character is lovable and intimate and a favorite among kids. Not only was the character responsible for making the movie a box office success but also managed to sustain its fame and likability quotient since 1995.
ET made its debut in 1982 in Steven Spielberg's 'E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial'. ET is an alien who gets left behind on Earth with no knowledge of the new land. He is befriended by a boy, who with his kins' aid, helps the ET return home. Although a complete piece of fiction, the character received much appreciation and was adored by kids and young adults who wanted to befriend such a creature themselves.
6. James Bond
The creation of Ian Fleming has traveled a long way in the form of Sean Connery to Daniel Craig. The fictional spy, his action flicks and his style with women or otherwise have earned him global fame and made the character a source of inspiration for the development of other similar fictional characters. The way Bond utters his name, his license to kill and many such interesting tactics are emulated and loved by millions.
7. Indiana Jones
The character is a brilliant concoction by Steven Spielberg and George Lucas. The first movie in this action series, ' Raiders of the Lost Ark' introduces Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones. Jones’ iconic look, humor and dressing style make him an adorable action hero whose fame has descended into the creation of video games and theme park attractions showcasing the series.
8. Forrest Gump
The character played by Tom Hanks in the movie of the same name was released in 1994 and gave the actor a major break in his career. Forrest Gump is a person with a really low IQ but goes on to appreciate and learn many things in life. His character is endearing and very adorable, which easily makes him remembered vividly even to this day.
The series of extremely popular Beethoven films premiered in 1992 and revolves around a St. Bernard. It is named after German composer and pianist, Ludwig van Beethoven. The adorable pet is owned by the Newton family and is all set for varied adventures including winning and gaining love from his family and teaching lessons to bullies and criminals.
10. Baby Bink Cotwell
The beautiful round headed baby with a double toothed smile took away the hearts of his audience. The character of Baby Bink was played brilliantly by twins Jacob and Adam Worton, who couldn’t even manage to walk independently during the movie shoot. Not only were the twins adorable with twinkling eyes but were extremely intelligent and managed to escape from the goons in the movie, with a perennial smile pasted on their lips.