Recycling characters is a time-honored tradition in pop culture. And while there are plenty of obvious examples -- Batman and Zorro, Thanos and Darkseid -- there are a whole bunch of other characters out there that are suspiciously similar to each other.

For example ...

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CRACKED.COM mmortan Joe yearth Vader Deep voice From the desert Covered in scars Requires breathing apparatus Operates bad-ass vehicle Leads an army o

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ANGEL BILL #uf. TRUEBLOOD fe fe  a  p i g e sl a y e g Tall, dark, handsome vampire Well over 100 years old Deep, storied past Star-crossed lover & p

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KILGRAVE THE DOCTOT Jones Who Jessica VILLAIN HED Doctor .High-level intellect .Skilled manipulator .Uses bystanders and friends to achieve goals .Reg

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GRACKEDCO COM Dr. House & Dr. Thackery in House M.D. in The Knick are both brilliant but arrogant heads of their departments with a crippling narcotic

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CRACKED COM Slightly depressed Not too expressive Seems nice though It's Bill Murray!

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