IMDb Polls

Poll: Movie Geniuses

Who is your favorite Movie Genius? Discuss Here

*I only include main movie characters that are notable for being intelligent

For Villain List: VOTE HERE

This is a re-creation of a poll that was published on September 25, 2016.

Make Your Choice

  1. Vote!
     

    Christopher Lloyd in Back to the Future (1985)

    Dr Emmett L. Brown in Back to the Future (1985)
  2. Vote!
     

    Emma Watson in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)

    Hermione Granger in Harry Potter's series
  3. Vote!
     

    Matt Damon in Good Will Hunting (1997)

    Will Hunting in Good Will Hunting (1997)
  4. Vote!
     

    Leonard Nimoy in Star Trek: The Original Series (1966)

    Spock in Star Trek: The Original Series (1966)'s movies series
  5. Vote!
     

    Rooney Mara in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)

  6. Vote!
     

    Robert Downey Jr. in Sherlock Holmes (2009)

    Sherlock Holmes in Sherlock Holmes (2009)
  7. Vote!
     

    Dustin Hoffman in Rain Man (1988)

    Raymond Babbitt in Rain Man (1988)
  8. Vote!
     

    Robert Downey Jr. in Iron Man (2008)

    Tony Stark in Iron Man (2008)
  9. Vote!
     

    Christian Bale in The Dark Knight (2008)

    Bruce Wayne in Batman (1989)
  10. Vote!
     

    Edward Norton in The Incredible Hulk (2008)

  11. Vote!
     

    Jesse Eisenberg in The Social Network (2010)

    Mark Zuckerberg in The Social Network (2010)
  12. Vote!
     

    Russell Crowe in A Beautiful Mind (2001)

  13. Vote!
     

    Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Freddie Highmore in August Rush (2007)

    Evan Taylor in August Rush (2007)
  14. Vote!
     

    Sean Gullette in Pi (1998)

    Maximillian Cohen in Pi (1998)
  15. Vote!
     

    Mozart (TOM HULCE) composes music over a billiard table

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in Amadeus (1984)
  16. Vote!
     

    Tim Robbins in The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

  17. Vote!
     

    Billy Crudup in Watchmen (2009)

    Dr. Manhattan in Watchmen (2009)
  18. Vote!
     

    Jessica Chastain in Interstellar (2014)

  19. Vote!
     

    Photo Courtesy 20th Century Fox

    River Tam in Serenity (2005)
  20. Vote!
     

    Jason Schwartzman in Rushmore (1998)

    Max Fischer in Rushmore (1998)
  21. Vote!
     

    Bill Murray, Danny Glover, Gene Hackman, Anjelica Huston, Ben Stiller, Luke Wilson, Jonah Meyerson, and Grant Rosenmeyer in The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)

    Chas Tenenbaum in The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
  22. Vote!
     

    Matt Damon in The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)

  23. Vote!
     

    Cliff Robertson in Charly (1968)

    Charly Gordon in Charly (1968)
  24. Vote!
     

    Leonardo DiCaprio in Inception (2010)

    Dominic Cobb in Inception (2010)
  25. Vote!
     

    Jesse Eisenberg in Now You See Me (2013)

    J. Daniel Atlas in Now You See Me (2013)
  26. Vote!
     

    Benedict Cumberbatch in The Imitation Game (2014)

  27. Vote!
     

    Eddie Redmayne in The Theory of Everything (2014)

  28. Vote!
     

    Ed Harris in Pollock (2000)

    Jackson Pollock in Pollock (2000)
  29. Vote!
     

    Val Kilmer and Gabriel Jarret in Real Genius (1985)

    Chris Knight in Real Genius (1985)
  30. Vote!
     

    Paul Bettany in Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)


Recently Viewed