Poll: Best Space Movies Ever
A poll by maxgreenblatt
Results of 11,166 votes:
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Star Trek (2009)
Apollo 13 (1995)
The Fifth Element (1997)
Apollo 18 (2011)
Europa Report (2013)
Pitch Black (2000)
Event Horizon (1997)
The Right Stuff (1983)
Dark City (1998)
Forbidden Planet (1956)
Starship Troopers (1997)
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)
Galaxy Quest (1999)
Total Recall (1990)
Dark Star (1974)
Silent Running (1972)
Destination Moon (1950)
AFI Greatest American Films
In 2007, a jury of 1,500 film artists, critics and historians, members of the American Film Institute determined that Citizen Kane (1941) remained the greatest movie of all time, followed by 99 American classics. Celebrating the 4th of July, which of the Top 25 Greatest American movies according to the AFI, is your favorite? After voting, you might discuss the list here
Iconic Quotes... on a First-Name Basis!
It's not unusual for movie dialogues involving family members, friends, old acquaintances or romantic couples to have a first name inserted in it, as if it had or added an effect of its own, like emphasizing the intimacy between the two characters, their complicity or whatever bond one of them wishes to create (not always with the best intentions). Which of these movie quotes featuring the interlocutor's first name is your personal favorite? Now, you know how to vote, don't you, Steve? Well after that, you just discuss it, Sam. Discuss the list here... ... and then forget it, Jake.
Ebert's Ten Greatest Films of All Time (2012 version)
Every 10 years, Roger Ebert made a list of his personal Ten Greatest Films of All Time. The iconic film critic had strong opinions about which films deserved a thumbs up. In 2012, a year before he died, he updated his list for the last time and made a kind of Top 10 testament. Which of Ebert's final Top 10 of all time gets your vote? Discuss the list here See also: Ten Greatest Films of All Time (1992 version)
The Best Sci-Fi Drama
This is a list of science fiction films that focus on the drama of the characters, the story and/or scientific concepts with less emphasis on action, disaster, thriller and horror tropes. Which sci-fi drama is the best? Discuss Here!
Friday Face-Off: 2001: A Space Odyssey vs Interstellar
Stanley Kubrick's Sci-Fi extraordinaire '2001' has set the bench mark for intelligent film-making, so naturally when another 'intelligent Sci-Fi blockbuster' comes along comparisons are drawn. In years to come which of these films do you think will be considered superior? Discuss Here
Hollywood, don't even think about remaking or rebooting this classics! Or else, you're going to be in big trouble! Sometimes you just can't beat the original, so why even try? These movies (1999-below) are best well-known to be a classic and proved to be untouchable because it already have all of its perfection we we're looking for in a film. Do you remember when Hollywood decided to remake Hitchcock’s “Psycho”, one of the greatest film of all time, and it fails because it never captures the greatness of its original? Well, we hoped that these films won’t have the same fate like that one. Which of these classic films you don't want Hollywood to remake or reboot it? Note: I’m excluding animated films like “Toy Story” and franchises that have inspired spinoffs or expanded universes like “Star Wars.” And I’m also excluding classic films that already have a remake, like “Psycho”. Discuss here
Iconic Movie Themes
These movies have some of the most famous and memorable theme songs of all-time. This list only contains original themes from English language films but does not include musicals and sequels. Which of these films do you think has the greatest main theme? Discuss here.
Rejected movie titles of popular films
Which of these first draft movie titles is better than the actual title of it's film? If none, which would you choose given no other option? Discuss here
Top 25 six-word movie quotes ...
Which of these 25 six-word movie quotes do you think is the most memorable? Discuss here
The movies that are as good as the original books?
We all know some great movies are made from the books (or stories), but do we know are they so great in terms of the sources from which they were adapted? So, vote here for the movie that you think translated the best the intentions of the author of the original work. I chose book adaptations that have IMDB rating higher than 8, but you are free to suggest new movies that you think were as great as the books themselves. Discuss the list and add your suggestions here! P.S. The poll is sorted in alphabetical order, so not to make any movie "better" than the other. This would be simply your opinion on what do you think was really well adapted book or story.
Poll Board Recommendations: Greatest Movie Scenes
There are endless amounts of great movie scenes, so to narrow it down the folks over at the poll board each suggested their favourites to make this list. Which do you deem to be the greatest? Discuss here Take the TV Poll here!
Most Iconic Movie Endings
These Movies Leaved a Confusing, Sad, Disturbing, or Happy Feeling After We Watching It. Which of these iconic movie endings is your favorite? (This list only includes those that are rated 8.00 or more.) Discuss here
Which disembodied AI would you use as a personal assistant ...?
Which disembodied AI would you use as a personal assistant or intellectual companion? Discuss here.
Christopher Nolan's Top 10 Favorite Movies
Christopher Nolan is a celebrated and famous Hollywood director. He listed his top 10 favorite movies of all time. Which of these is your favorite? Discuss here
Non Best Picture Nominees from AFI's Best Pictures
Out of the 100 all-time greatest American movies according to the American Film Institute, only 24 were not nominated for the Best Picture Oscar despite the fact that they were eligible and had gained iconic status shortly after their release. Assuming that most of these movies deserved at least a Best Picture nod, which one, would you say, should have actually won the Oscar? In other words, which non-Best Picture nominee is your 'Best Picture'? Discuss here In addition, the Best Picture nominees for each year of release, in capital letters, the BEST PICTURE of the year, and in bold letters, a film that made the AFI's Top 100 (ironically, 11 of the featured years didn't have a single Best Picture nominee that made the AFI's Top 100).
The Second Day of Christmas
In keeping with the "Days of Christmas" poll series suggested by Jalapenoman, here's a list of movies and TV shows which contain at least one of the words "two", "turtle", and "doves" or derivatives. Which one is your favorite? Discuss here
AMC's Greatest Movies of All Time
According to a public poll created by AMC, these are the top 35 of the 100 greatest movies of all-time as of October 2016. Which one of these do you think is the greatest? Discuss the poll here
Keyword Poll: Avant-Garde
Favouring or introducing new and experimental ideas and methods.– avant-garde, adjective (Oxford) Here are the top 25 feature films by popularity (at the time of writing) with the IMDb keyword avant-garde. Which one do you think is the most avant-garde? Discuss here after voting
If you could travel in time ...
... and experience the first screening of one of these 25 classic and/or groundbreaking movies in the theater, which one would you pick? Discuss at http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/222443186
IMDb All-time Top 250: The 1960s
Only ten films have been ranked in every IMDb Top 250 year end list (1996-2014) and were made in the 1960s. Which one do you consider the best? 1950s <<< Vote Other Decades >>> 1970s Discuss the list here