IMDb Polls

Poll: Portraying the author

Which onscreen portrayal of a famous author is your favorite?

After voting, you may discuss the poll here.

Make Your Choice

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    Peter O'Toole stars as T.E. Lawrence

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    Meryl Streep in Out of Africa (1985)

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    Prick Up Your Ears (1987)

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    Daniel Day-Lewis and Brenda Fricker in My Left Foot (1989)

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    Fred Ward in Henry & June (1990)

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    The Secret Life of Ian Fleming (1990)

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    Hugh Grant and Judy Davis in Impromptu (1991)

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    Shadowlands (1993)

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    Willem Dafoe in Tom & Viv (1994)

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    Hamsun (1996)

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    Joseph Fiennes in Shakespeare in Love (1998)

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    Jim Broadbent and Judi Dench in Iris (2001)

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    Nicole Kidman in The Hours (2002)

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    Johnny Depp and Freddie Highmore in Finding Neverland (2004)

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    Philip Seymour Hoffman in Capote (2005)

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    Toby Jones in Infamous (2006)

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    Anne Hathaway in Becoming Jane (2007)

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    Ben Whishaw in Bright Star (2009)

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    My Dog Tulip (2009)

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    Christopher Plummer in The Last Station (2009)

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    James Franco in Howl (2010)

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    Clive Owen in Hemingway & Gellhorn (2012)

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    John Cusack in The Raven (2012)

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    Saving Mr. Banks (2013)

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    Ralph Fiennes in The Invisible Woman (2013)

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    Bryan Cranston in Trumbo (2015)

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    The End of the Tour (2015)

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    Robert Barrat, William Henry, and Fredric March in The Adventures of Mark Twain (1944)

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    Heath Ledger in Casanova (2005)

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    Geoffrey Rush in Quills (2000)

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    Jennifer Jason Leigh in Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (1994)

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    Tom Cruise in Born on the Fourth of July (1989)

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    Peter O'Toole in Man of La Mancha (1972)