13Entry by S Peter Davis
12Entry by Fauxman3
We'll go ahead and preface this by saying there's no such thing as a truly "smart" character in a thriller. The only reason that anyone survives is because the odds are ultimately in their favor to not be killed in a ludicrous manner.
But, still, every movie has someone who is obviously supposed to be the "brains" of the group. And without fail, almost all of them die in exceptionally dumb ways. We asked our readers to bring us the worst offenders. The winner is below, but first the runners-up ...
Congrats, ErasmusPezdun. You win money.
Just like literal dreams, not all creative dreams should come true.
Movie locations and sets can look wildly different from what’s on the screen.
Maybe pick up a history book, once or twice.