Character Studies

These videos shine a light on some of the most memorable movie characters to find out what makes them tick and how they contribute to the story at hand.
There Will Be Blood | The Search for Family
By MUST SEE FILMS
The Master | The Sweetness of Freddie
By Film Radar
The Wolf of Wall Street - Jordan Belfort Character Study
By Jack's Movie Reviews
Raging Bull — Scorsese's Redemption
By A Matter of Film
Ex Machina — The Control of Information
By Lessons from the Screenplay
A Clockwork Orange: The Glamorous Psychopath
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Pure Fantasy or Feminist Trailblazer?
By The Take by ScreenPrism
The Art of THE CABLE GUY: Cinema's Misunderstood Satire
By Ryan Hollinger
Michael Clayton | The Tortured Path to Redemption
By MUST SEE FILMS
Heat | Opposites Attract
By CineFrames
Through the Eyes of Women: The Handmaiden
By Innuendo Studios
American Beauty (Part 1) — The Art of Character
By Lessons from the Screenplay
American Psycho - Patrick Bateman Character Study
By Jack's Movie Reviews
Breaking Bad: Gus Fring - Man as Corporation
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Breaking Bad: Jesse Pinkman Lived for Your Sins
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Captain Marvel: Who is Carol Danvers? (No Spoilers)
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Mean Girls: Regina George, The Psychology of a Dictator
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Mulan: Not a Disney Princess
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Spider-Man and Spider-Lore - Between the Lines
By KyleKallgrenBHH
Spider-Man Character Study: Adversity, the Everyman & Our Best Selvess
By The Take by ScreenPrism
The Fantastic Masculinity of Newt Scamander
By Pop Culture Detective
THE GAME: David Fincher & The Lonely Protagonist
By Mr Nerdista
Wonder Woman - A Symbol of Progress
By kaptainkristian
Star Wars - The Tragedy of Kylo Ren and Darth Vader | Ryan's Theory
By Ryan Hollinger
Mad Men: The False Promise of Megan Draper
By The Take by ScreenPrism
FINDING NEMO | The Art of Storytelling
By MUST SEE FILMS
Mad Men: Joan Holloway, A Subversive Venus
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Mad Men: Peggy Olson, the New Girl
By The Take by ScreenPrism
The Wire: Omar Little - A Man Got to Have a Code
By The Take by ScreenPrism
What Writers Should Learn From Game of Thrones
By Just Write
Mad Men: The Tragedy of Betty Draper
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Mad Men: Who is Don Draper?
By The Take by ScreenPrism
The Godfather - How To Develop Characters
By Jack's Movie Reviews
The Wire: Stringer Bell - It's Business
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Rick and Morty: How to Think Like Rick
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Are We Supposed to Identify with Alex? - A Clockwork Orange (1971) | Screenwriting
By CinemaTyler
LA LA LAND and WHIPLASH's Insecurity
By Weight Of Cinema
MAGIC & LIGHT: THE FILMS OF STEVEN SPIELBERG - FATHER FIGURES PART 1
By Steven Santos
MAGIC & LIGHT: THE FILMS OF STEVEN SPIELBERG - FATHER FIGURES PART 2
By Steven Santos
Westworld: The Man in Black - The Gamification of Life
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Is Rogue One a Good Star Wars Story?
By Films&Stuff
The Sopranos: Can Tony Soprano Be Cured?
By The Take by ScreenPrism
10 reasons Jim Cameron's ALIENS is the best feminism movie ever made
By Collative Learning
How MARVEL Destroyed THOR | Growth Through Regression
By Browntable
Howl's Moving Castle is a master work of Character Design
By Fandom Musings
Superman – Renegade Cut
By Renegade Cut
The Psychology of Azula l Avatar: The Last Airbender
By Hello Future Me
I Spent The Night With SUPERMAN
By HiTop Films
ALIENS: The Mother of Action Movies
By Fandor
American Psycho (2000): Individuality through Conformity [Thematic Analysis]
By CinemaTyler
Aquaman — The Choice That Saved A Movie | Film Perfection
By Filmento
Avatar: The Last Airbender - Katara's Duality
By Sage's Rain
BATMAN: A Complete Character Study
By Let's Take a Look
BoJack v. Don Draper - BoJack Horseman and Mad Men Matchup
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Breaking Bad: Hank Schrader - A Hero in an Antihero's World
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Breaking Bad: Marie Schrader - Walter White, Lite
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Breaking Bad - The Great Tragedy of Jesse Pinkman
By Alex Meyers
Captain America: Reinventing the Patriot
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Captain Marvel's Weird Origin & History
By Mr Sunday Movies
Cinderella: Stop Blaming the Victim
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Clueless - Cher, Master of the Argument
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Contagious Happiness: The Psychology of Michael Scott
By The Thought Theater
Diagnosing Patrick Bateman - American Psycho Explained / Analysis
By TylersSoap
Dr. Ellie Sattler | The Most Important Character of Jurassic Park
By Essays on Frame
Fight Club: Cultural Fascism & The Colonization of Victimhood
By Maggie Mae Fish
GANDALF (The Lord of the Rings) HISTORY EXPLAINED
By FilmComicsExplained
Gods, the Übermensch, and the "Unrelatable" Nature of Superman
By KyleKallgrenBHH
Her - A Character Analysis
By The Secret Plot
How James Gunn and the Russos Made Star Lord the Ultimate Underdog
By Full Fat Videos
How To Make A Great Superman Movie
By captainmidnight
Individuality in American Psycho – Renegade Cut
By Renegade Cut
Is Ferris Bueller Imaginary?
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Jaime Lannister & Captain America: Breaking down Character Arcs
By Flick Fanatics
Jeanie Bueller: The Surprise Heroine of Ferris Bueller's Day Off
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Jim Carrey Is An Asshole Method Actor (Jim & Andy)
By NitPix
Legally Blonde: Elle Woods - The Philosophy of a Blonde
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Lois Lane - Person or Plot Device?
By Writing with the Camera
Luke Skywalker - Renegade Cut
By Renegade Cut
Mad Men: Roger Sterling, The Mad Man in Decline
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Mad Men: Sally Draper - The Baby Boomers Are Alright
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Mad Men: The Many Loves of Don Draper
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Marvel's Thor: A Lesson in Character vs Story
By kato
Monica Geller, the Best Friend
By The Take by ScreenPrism
MR. ROBOT: A Fractured State of Mind
By A Matter of Film
My Neighbor Totoro: Why We Need Totoro
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Paul Thomas Anderson Trilogy
By MUST SEE FILMS
Rachel Green, the Real Protagonist of Friends
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Remus Lupin: The most tragic Harry Potter Character
By Bryan Seeker
Ross Geller, the Friend Who Loves Too Much
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Smallville: Juxtaposition and Character (Video Essay)
By HiTop Films
Star Wars: Han Solo - Power of the Human
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Sympathetic Doesn’t Have To Mean Likable
By Jennine Lanouette
Synecdoche, New York - Looking Through Caden's Eyes
By Film Radar
Taxi Driver - Breaking Down Bickle
By Jack's Movie Reviews
Taxi Driver – The Perfect Antihero
By CinemaWizardBoy
The Avengers - Between the Lines
By KyleKallgrenBHH
The Bechdel Test - Everything You Need To Know
By No Film School
The Dichotomy of Walter White and Gus Fring - A Breaking Bad Video Analysis
By Gil Brummett
The Fluidity of Protagonist
By Taylor J. Williams
The Godfather | The Tragedy of Succession 
By Cinema Beyond Entertainment
The History of Captain Marvel: How Marvel Created Carol Danvers
By Owen Likes Comics
The Life of Aragorn: What happened before the Lord of the Rings? [ Tolkien EXPLAINED ]
By Hello Future Me
The Life of Boromir: What happened before the Lord of the Rings? [ Tolkien EXPLAINED ]
By Hello Future Me
The Man Who Knew Too Much
By MUBI
The Meaning Behind Dougie Jones
By Now It's Dark
The Office – How Michael Scott Makes a Sale
By Like Stories of Old
The Office: Pam Beesly - The Perils of Being Normal
By The Take by ScreenPrism
The Origins of Colonel Quaritch | James Cameron's Avatar
By HN Entertainment
The Real Identity of THE BEAST | M. Night Shyamalan's Split
By Shane Bertram
The Wire: Jimmy McNulty - "Good Police"
By The Take by ScreenPrism
This Movie Helped Me Cope With Depression
By Ryan Hollinger
Understanding Driver | DRIVE (2011) - Character Analysis
By Film is just Moving Pictures
Understanding Jiro Horikoshi | The Wind Rises (2013) - Character Analysis
By Film is just Moving Pictures
Understanding Paterson | Paterson (2016) | Character Analysis
By Film is just Moving Pictures
What Bojack Horseman Teaches Us About Character Development
By Savage Books
Whiplash vs. Black Swan — The Anatomy of the Obsessed Artist
By Lessons from the Screenplay
Who is Ethan Hunt? [Mission: Impossible]
By Patrick (H) Willems
Why does Power Level Matter?
By Taylor J. Williams
Why Thanos Changed – Wisecrack Edition
By Wisecrack
Why The Office Changed The Original Michael Scott
By Nerdstalgic
You Were Never Really Here - How to show Trauma
By Screened
Zodiac - Character Breakdown
By Writing with the Camera
Great Female Protagonists and How They Fight: Video Essay
By Abel's Filmmaking Channel
The Grey — A Philosophy of Heroic Suffering
By Like Stories of Old
THE MASTER | A Gift to Homo Sapiens
By MUST SEE FILMS
Understanding Superman | Man Of Steel - Character Analysis
By Film is just Moving Pictures