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Dobby Voted One of the "Most Downtrodden (Yet Inspiring) Characters in Movie History"

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Posted by: Rosi
January 28, 2010, 03:42 PM

Empire Online has named Dobby as one of their eight "Most Downtrodden (Yet Inspiring) Characters in Movie History." Wall-E, Spartacus and Napoleon Dynamite were amongst the other "luckless individuals who at least make our lives better." The feature provides a background on both why Dobby is so miserable and so inspiring. Quotage:

Dobby continues to play a heroic role throughout the series, always putting the welfare of others before his own, and plays a role out of all proportion to his size.
The full feature can be found on the Empire Online website right here.

Thanks very much to Gazza for the tip!

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1001 Points

Ohhhh, Dobby’s awesome! 3 cheers for Dobby! Wait- did i say cheers? I meant socks!

Posted by LoonyMaddie3 on January 30, 2010, 02:48 PM report to moderator
197 Points

go Dobby! ill always remember his actions and his awesome odd socks :)

Posted by nox avis on January 30, 2010, 07:26 PM report to moderator
1709 Points

way to go dobby! about time he got some proper appreciation!

Posted by LittleLoony♥ʎuool ǝlʇʇıl {WBM!} on January 30, 2010, 07:29 PM report to moderator
556 Points

I really liked Dobby. It was so sad he had to die.

Posted by Astha on January 31, 2010, 06:35 AM report to moderator
4056 Points

Dobby really deserves it. Whenever he’s talking during the books, I talk for him because he always talks really cutely!

Posted by fifi ~::~ ıɟıɟ {WBM!} {ITC!} on January 31, 2010, 08:23 AM report to moderator
1709 Points

way to go dobby! about time he got some proper appreciation!

Posted by LittleLoony♥ʎuool ǝlʇʇıl {WBM!} on January 31, 2010, 11:32 AM report to moderator
799 Points

Yeah Dobby! Woo Hoo!

Posted by DeliaDee on January 31, 2010, 05:32 PM report to moderator
48 Points

I love Dobby. I was annoyed that he wasn’t included in ‘…Goblet of fire’ as well as the other noteable house elves in book four. I hope Dobby and Kreacher get the screen time they deserve in the last (sobs) movie.

Posted by Sylvia Emyst on January 31, 2010, 07:38 PM report to moderator
189 Points

It’s interesting that this is about downtrodden (yet inspiring) movie characters yet much of the content of that article refers to house elves in the books. But Dobby truly is inspiring – so positive despite suffering so much.

Posted by enchantedsocks on February 02, 2010, 09:47 PM report to moderator
165 Points

I loved Dobby, I cried so much when he died… it’s nice to see that his heroism is recognised!

Posted by AnaBanana ... {ROAR} ... on February 05, 2010, 02:32 PM report to moderator
3157 Points

Go, Dobby!

Posted by Little Light ^HISS^ on April 24, 2010, 06:52 AM report to moderator
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