My 10 Favorite Movie Sidekicks

Chad Durham
Apr 4, 2020 · 7 min read

I love movie sidekicks. These secondary characters frequently get less screen time than the more famous “leads” but make no less of an impression. Often, they steal the movie right out from under the main characters, becoming more quoted, more talked-about, and more loved. So, though I have applied whatever definition suited my needs, here is a quick, general guide to what makes a sidekick:

  1. They are not the…