Atonement: Briony Tallis [INFJ]

Functional Order: Ni-Fe-Ti-Se Perceiving Functional Axis: Introverted Intuition (Ni) / Extroverted Sensing (Se) Briony is bound and determined to fit the outside into her very rigid, immature, and “fanciful” way of seeing the world. Rather than interpreting a situation correctly (that her sister is in love with a local boy), Briony completely re-works the truth … Continue reading Atonement: Briony Tallis [INFJ]

Frozen / Frozen 2: Elsa [ISTJ]

Functional Order: Si-Te-Fi-Ne Perceiving Functional Axis: Introverted Sensing (Si) / Extroverted Intuition (Ne) Once Elsa accidentally hurts her sister with her powers, her parents lock her away, and she becomes so used to being alone and “safe,” that even when she breaks free of her old life and escapes the kingdom, she creates another castle … Continue reading Frozen / Frozen 2: Elsa [ISTJ]

The Man in the High Castle: Takeshi Kido [ISTJ]

Functional Order: Si-Te-Fi-Ne Perceiving Functional Axis: Introverted Sensing (Si) / Extroverted Intuition (Ne) Kido is a traditionalist to the hilt. He places such value on Japanese honor, dignity, and duty he’s willing to take his own life in the tradition of his people if he fails. Kido is detailed and notices curious things about others, … Continue reading The Man in the High Castle: Takeshi Kido [ISTJ]

The Dark Knight Trilogy: Henri Ducard / Ra’s al Ghul [INFJ]

Functional Order: Ni-Fe-Ti-Se Perceiving Functional Axis: Introverted Intuition (Ni) / Extroverted Sensing (Se) Almost everything out of Ra’s’ mouth is a Ni-dom abstraction: “When a forest grows too wild, a purging fire is inevitable and natural”; “If you make yourself more than just a man, if you devote yourself to an ideal, you become something … Continue reading The Dark Knight Trilogy: Henri Ducard / Ra’s al Ghul [INFJ]

Harry Potter: Minerva McGonagall [ESTJ]

Functional Order: Te-Si-Ne-Fi Judging Functional Axis: Extroverted Thinking (Te) / Introverted Feeling (Fi) McGonagall designs and teaches lesson plans, finds it easy to keep the students in line, and refuses to allow her emotions to influence her decisions. McGonagall also believes the school rules are important and should be enforced (even though she feels sorry … Continue reading Harry Potter: Minerva McGonagall [ESTJ]

Les Miserables: Inspector Javert [ISTJ]

Functional Order: Si-Te-Fi-Ne Perceiving Functional Axis: Introverted Sensing (Si) / Extroverted Intuition (Ne) Javert ties everything back to his subjective former experiences; when confronted with similarities, he flashes back to an earlier instance – having doubts about the mayor, but recognizing him from his unusual strength when he saves the man trapped beneath the cart. … Continue reading Les Miserables: Inspector Javert [ISTJ]

The ABC Murders: Hercule Poirot [INFJ]

Functional Order: Ni-Fe-Ti-Se Perceiving Functional Axis: Introverted Intuition (Ni) / Extroverted Sensing (Se) The minute Poirot receives several letters of a sinister nature, he suspects “something” is going on, there’s a pattern behind them, they are different from the usual fan or hate mail he receives; even when the inspector scoffs at the idea, Poirot … Continue reading The ABC Murders: Hercule Poirot [INFJ]

Lark Rise to Candleford: Sir Timothy Midwinter [ISTJ]

Functional Order: Si-Te-Fi-Ne Perceiving Functional Axis: Introverted Sensing (Si) / Extroverted Intuition (Ne) Timothy has a strong connection to the history of the parish, to his childhood growing up outside of Candleford, and to his responsibilities as the local magistrate. He is very much a man of principle and duty, content to act out his … Continue reading Lark Rise to Candleford: Sir Timothy Midwinter [ISTJ]