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Played By: Emily Browning
Voiced By: Karla Falcón (Latin-American Spanish), Minako Kotobuki (Japanese)
- Ambiguous Situation: In relation to her relationship with Sweet Pea.
- The Chosen One: "Only you can find it".
- Dark and Troubled Past: To get a evil step father who wants to hurt her, lose a sister and a mother all within weeks of one another, and that's only the bits we see.
- The Determinator: Just doesn't take no for an answer
- Dull Surprise: Considering she lost her family, her life and her sanity, this is a rare Justified Trope.
- Emotionless Girl: After the Lobotomy.
- Extraordinarily Empowered Girl: Part of the concept of this movie.
- Hair of Gold, Heart of Gold: She's sweet, innocent, and self sacrificing even if she is a bit crazy.
- Heroic Sacrifice: Gets herself captured so Sweet Pea can escape.
- Jack-of-All-Stats: The most balanced fighter of the girls.
- Jeanne d'Archétype: Sweet Pea continues on their plan.
- Lady of War: Definitely even if it's a small war.
- Messianic Archetype She is portrayed as a savior, she then endures a big sacrifice as the means of bringing that salvation about for others, this sacrifice is a fate she does not deserve up to and including death. She finds a group of devoted followers, then is being betrayed by one of these followers, and heavily persecuted by nonbelievers. She ticks most if not all of the boxes.
- Non-Indicative Name: Not that much of a baby or a doll. The same is true of all the girls.
- Older Than They Look: With her name, pigtails, headbands and Sailor Fuku, she looks like she could be 16. In fact, she is 20.
- Shattered Sanity: In the first montage.
Played By: Abbie Cornish
Voiced By: Carla Castañeda (Latin-American Spanish), Yuko Kaida (Japanese)
- Amazonian Beauty: Compared to the other girls, she is notably taller and more ripped.
- Ambiguous Situation: In regards to Babydoll and the Real Narrator.
- Author Avatar: Says all Zack wants to say and LIVES!
- Big Sister Instinct: Would die for her.
- Chainmail Bikini: Her fantasy mission outfit.
- Dark and Troubled Past: We know a little bit what went on.
- Death Wail: When Rocket dies in her arms.
- Defrosting Ice Queen: Intially towards Baby Doll.
- Extraordinarily Empowered Girl: Takes her awhile to settle into it.
- Jerk with a Heart of Gold: When we first meet her, she seems to be like a prima donna and is not very nice to Baby Doll. However, she does care about the girls and warms up to Baby Doll at the end.
- Knight Templar Big Brother: Which is appropriate given her costume.
- Multiform Balance: She's a Mighty Glacier in melee, but a Lightning Bruiser in guns.
- Narrator All Along: She's the woman narrating at the prologue and in the end.
- Non-Indicative Name: Not that sweet initially.
- Statuesque Stunner: The tallest of the girls. Her actress stands 5'8.
- Team Mom: Of the imprisoned girls.
Played By: Jena Malone
Voiced By: Christine Byrd (Latin-American Spanish), Haruka Tomatsu (Japanese)
- Attempted Rape: The cook was trying to rape her when Babydoll intervened.
- Dark and Troubled Past: We know a little bit what went on.
- Extraordinarily Empowered Girl: Is defined by her "outspoken" ness.
- Hair of Gold, Heart of Gold: She is the first to befriend Babydoll and is the kindest of all the girls.
- Heroic Sacrifice: How she died in the last fantasy mission.
- Multiform Balance: She's a Fragile Speedster in melee, but a Glass Cannon in guns.
- Not Quite Dead: According to Word of God, she, Amber and Blondie didn't die in reality.
- Plucky Girl: The most positive of the bunch.
- Taking the Bullet: For Sweet Pea in the cabaret world.
Played By: Vanessa Hudgens
Voiced By: Leyla Rangel (Latin-American Spanish), Aki Toyosaki (Japanese)
- Blood Knight: The most battle-hungry of all the girls.
- Dark and Troubled Past: We never find out why she got put in the asylum in the first place.
- Death Equals Redemption: Was able to apologize before dying.
- Goggles Do Nothing: Has one in her fantasy mission outfit.
- Multiform Balance: She's a Lightning Bruiser in melee, but a Mighty Glacier in guns.
- Non-Indicative Name: She's a brunette.
- Not Quite Dead: According to Word of God, she, Rocket and Amber didn't die in reality.
- Pint-Sized Powerhouse: She's played by the 5"1 Vanessa Hudgens.
- Too Many Belts: In her fantasy mission outfit.
- Sixth Ranger Traitor: Albeit a reluctant one.
Played By: Jamie Chung
Voiced By: Mireya Mendoza (Latin-American Spanish), Ayahi Takagaki (Japanese)
- Ace Pilot: She gets to drive several cool planes in the fantasy sequences.
- Action Girl: To a lesser extent, since she's usually a pilot. But in the extended cut, she does get to shoot a couple of soldiers in the WWI world.
- Boom, Headshot: How Blue killed her.
- Extraordinarily Empowered Girl: Part of the crew who does the whole "plan".
- French Maid Outfit: She wears one as her costume during the "Love Is A Drug" sequence.
- Plucky Girl: Is one of the first to accept the plan.
Lennox House Staff
Madame Vera Gorski / Dr Vera Gorski
Played By: Carla Gugino
- As Long as It Sounds Foreign: She is apparently Polish, yet speaks in a very heavy Russian accent.
- Graceful Ladies Like Purple: All her clothes, both in the real and cabaret worlds, are violet.
- Hospital Hottie: It’s Carla Gugino.
- Misunderstood Loner with a Heart of Gold: Baby Doll initially views her as an aloof advisor who is powerless to help them against Blue. It turns out that she's a kind, caring psychiatrist who wants to help the girls recover.
- Sensual Slavs: In the brothel reality where she's the madam. She speaks more seductively there than she does in the real world.
Played By: Oscar Isaac
- Affably Evil: In his brothel form, it's almost like he wants to get caught.
- Attempted Rape: In both forms. In the brothel world, he decided to make Baby Doll his instead of giving her away. In the real world, he tries to have his way with her after she was lobotomized.
- Doesn't Like Guns: Then again, this was just after shooting somebody in the face, so who knows.
- Good Hair, Evil Hair: Check the creepy-ass pencil mustache. He's a bonafide creeper.
- Hero Killer: Kills Amber and Blondie in the cabaret world.
- Orderlies Are Creeps: More evident when he attempts to rape Baby Doll after she was lobotomized. He even claimed that he looked after the girls as he was being dragged away by the police.
- Psychopathic Manchild: He's more schizophrenic and insane than most of the inmates!
- Refuge in Audacity: Towards the end of the brothel part yes.
- Sharp-Dressed Man: In his brothel form.
- Smug Snake: Imagines himself to be a powerful and charming man rather than the oily, smarmy coward he truly is.
- Would Hit a Girl: More evident in the cabaret world.
The Doctor / The High Roller
Played By: Jon Hamm
- Anti-Villain: All in all, he's not an evil person. In his real form, he admits taking brains out of young ladies is slightly wrong and then in the directors cut wants to know a person for themselves and give them total freedom for once in their lives. In the dream world, he's a gentleman who wants to give Baby Doll a mutually pleasurable experience.
- The Charmer: In his brothel form. Comes with being played by Jon Hamm.
- Chivalrous Pervert: In his brothel form. He wanted Baby Doll for himself, but he wasn't going to force himself onto her if she wasn't willing. This is a parallel with the real doctor on how he wants to do his job, but he doesn't want to force the lobotomy on her.
- Hospital Hottie: He's a Doctor and played by the very handsome Jon Hamm.
- Intimate Open Shirt: When he and Baby Doll are about to make love.
- Nice Guy: In the brothel, he's a charming and friendly man who shows Baby Doll some much needed kindness.
The Wise Man / The General / The Bus Driver
Played By: Scott Glenn
- Catch-Phrase: ‘And one more thing…’
- Hermit Guru: In his first form.
- The Mentor: To the girls, especially Babydoll.
The Stepfather / Priest
Played By: Gerald Plunkett
- Abusive Parent: It's strongly implied he was sexually abusing Babydoll's sister, and maybe Babydoll.
- Karma Houdini: He's never seen being brought to justice on screen, but as the police are dragging Blue off at the end it's implied Blue will name him as an accomplice.
- No Name Given: Only ever known as the Stepfather or the Priest.
- Sinister Minister: In his dream form.
- Wicked Stepmother: Wicked Stepfather