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Poll: Movie Characters Named George

From kings to regular joes, from history to life-impacting fellows, many memorable, if not iconic, cinematic characters had a simple thing in common: their name was George and this poll is a tribute to them. So, whether for the performance of the actor or the place the film holds in your heart...

... which of these fictional or real-life movie characters named George is your personal favorite?

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    James Stewart, Donna Reed, and Karolyn Grimes in It's a Wonderful Life (1946)

    George Bailey (It's a Wonderful Life)
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    George C. Scott in Patton (1970)

    General GEORGE S. Patton (Patton)
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    Richard Burton in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

    George (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf)
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    Charlton Heston in Planet of the Apes (1968)

    Colonel George Taylor (Planet of the Apes)
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    Bérénice Bejo and Jean Dujardin in The Artist (2011)

    GEORGE Valentin (The Artist)
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    Crispin Glover in Back to the Future (1985)

    George McFly (Back to the Future)
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    James Cagney "Yankee Doodle Dandy" 1941 Warner

    GEORGE M. Cohan (Yankee Doodle Dandy)
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    "A Place in the Sun" Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift 1951 Paramount

    George Eastman (A Place in the Sun)
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    Bob Hoskins in Mona Lisa (1986)

    George (Mona Lisa)
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    Nigel Hawthorne in The Madness of King George (1994)

    King George III (The Madness of King George)
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    Colin Firth in A Single Man (2009)

    George Falconer (A Single Man)
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    Colin Firth in The King's Speech (2010)

    King GEORGE VI (The King's Speech)
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    Gary Oldman in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

    George Smiley (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy)
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    Jack Nicholson and Peter Fonda in Easy Rider (1969)

    George Hanson (Easy Rider)
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    Brendan Fraser and Leslie Mann in George of the Jungle (1997)

    George of the Jungle (George of the Jungle)
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    Richard Dreyfuss and Josh Brolin in W. (2008)

    George W. Bush (W.)
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    James Phelps and Oliver Phelps

    George Weasley (Harry Potter)
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    David Tomlinson in Mary Poppins (1964)

    George Banks (Mary Poppins)
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    Stanley Tucci in The Lovely Bones (2009)

    George Harvey (The Lovely Bones)
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    Gary Sinise in Of Mice and Men (1992)

    George Milton (Of Mice and Men)
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    Paul Rudd in The Object of My Affection (1998)

    George Hanson (The Object of My Affection)
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    Steve Martin and Kimberly Williams-Paisley in Father of the Bride (1991)

    George Banks (Father of the Bride)
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    Julia Roberts and Rupert Everett in My Best Friend's Wedding (1997)

    George Downes (My Best Friend's Wedding)
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    Rod Taylor in The Time Machine (1960)

    H. George Wells (The Time Machine)
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    Lon Chaney Jr., Betty Field, and Burgess Meredith in Of Mice and Men (1939)

    George Milton (Of Mice and Men)
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    Roddy Piper in They Live (1988)

    George Nada (They Live)
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    Will Ferrell and Frank Welker in Curious George (2006)

    Curious George (Curious George)
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    Gary Stevens and Chris McCarron in Seabiscuit (2003)

    George Woolf (Seabiscuit)
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    Jean-Louis Trintignant in Amour (2012)

    I prefer Georges with an "S" (Amour)
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    Judy Davis in Impromptu (1991)

    I prefer a female version: George Sand (Impromptu)

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