Books

Mr. Dark

Mr. Dark (Jonathan Pryce) is the villain of Ray Bradbury’s classic novel Something Wicked This Way Comes and its 1983 Disney adaptation. He is a sinister man who is the leader of the Autumn People and he bears tattoos all over his body; one for each person successfully tempted into joining the Dark’s Pandemonium Carnival he founded and runs. Tattoos optional.

Albert Wesker

Albert Wesker is the main antagonist of the zombie survival horror Resident Evil series of games and movies. He is the head of Umbrella Corporation, the company that produced the zombie virus in Resident Evil, and helped aid Saddler’s parasite cult in Resident Evil 4. A former partner of protagonists Chris and Jill Valentine, Wesker betrayed them to seek his own glory.

the handmaids tale

The Handmaid’s Tale

The Handmaid’s Tale is a 1985 dystopian novel by Canadian author Margaret Atwood recently adapted into a TV show on Hulu. In it, all women are subjugated into wearing specific outfits in line with Puritian sensabilities. This guide is for said outfits.

Lieutenant Dan

Lt. Dan Taylor (Gary Sinise) is affectionately called Lieutenant Dan by Forrest Gump. After losing his legs in the Vietnam War, he returns stateside and enters a dark period before emerging to partner with Forrest in a shrimping business.

Frodo Baggins

Frodo Baggins (Elijah Wood) is the protagonist and primary Ring Bearer in the Lord of the Rings book, video game, and film series. He is a meek Hobbit who is tasked with delivering the One Ring to Mount Doom, overcoming physical and mental struggle along the way. He eventually becomes one of Middle Earth’s greatest heroes.

Roland Deschain

Roland Deschain

In Stephen King’s The Dark Tower series, Roland Deschain of Gilead (Idris Elba) is the last in a long line of gunslingers who keep the peace. He often appears detached and unsympathetic, but keeps a strong sense of heroism and helps others in need. He takes inspiration from Clint Eastwood’s The Man with No Name.

Shining Twins

In the Shining, a Stanley Kubrick film based on a novel by Stephen King, Jack Torrance’s son Danny is riding his big wheels through the hotel when he encounters creepy twin sisters. They are the ghosts of the Grady daughters (played by Lisa and Louise Burns), who were once murdered in the building.

Queenie Goldstein

Queenie Goldstein

In Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Queenie Goldstein (Alison Sudol) is a witch who is able to read minds. She lives with her older sister Tina Goldstein who one night brings home soon-to-be-famous magiczoologist Newt Scamander.

Tina Goldstein

Tina Goldstein

In Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Propentina Goldstein (Katherine Waterston) and her sister Queenie raised each other after their parents died of Dragon Pox. She works a ho-hum position for the Magical Congress of the United States of America , at least until she runs into Newt Scamander on the streets of New York.

Newt Scamander

In the Harry Potter spin-off Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Newton Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) attended Hogwarts where he studied magical creatures, nearly getting expelled for an experiment before his transfiguration teacher, Albus Dumbledore, stepped in. After school, he is commissioned to travel the world and write about the magical creatures he encounters, leading to adventures in New York City with sisters Tina and Queenie Goldstein.