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Minor characters typically have a brief or modest role in a story, but they contribute to the intrigue of the story or the development of main characters. Often, minor characters support the main characters or add value ... More »

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In fiction, major characters are central to the plot and are generally complex and three-dimensional, while minor characters are generally flat, stereotypical and not of central importance to the plot. Less time is devot... More »

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Characters from the classic television series and 1994 film "The Little Rascals" include Alfalfa, Spanky, Darla, Buckwheat, Porky, Stymie, Woim, Uh-Huh and Froggy. Minor characters in the movie are Mary Ann, Waldo, A.J. ... More »

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