Poll: Folks we lost in 2014.
A poll by yrnej
Results of 6,560 votes:
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Mary Ann Mobley
Efrem Zimbalist Jr.
Carol Ann Susi
Ann B. Davis
Favorite Rooftop Scene
Which of these rooftop scenes is your favorite? Discuss the list here!
20 Bond Baddies that could've Been...
Some actors were so good at playing bad guys that it would have been interesting to see them as the antagonists in the James Bond franchise. Alas, they're dead now and we will never have the chance to see how they'd do. This is a pity especially when you browse IMDb galleries and find images where these stars - even if their roles are utterly different - almost look as if they were already a charismatic evildoer from the spy's world. Which of these pictures would have been the best "application photo" for its actor* to play a Bond villain? (*working in or from 1962 on, when Dr. No was released) Discuss here
Favorite Austro-German Actor
Discussion thread Who is your favorite Austrian or German actor?
These directors are born under the astrological sign, Scorpio, which characterizes every person born between October 23rd and November 22nd. Which one is your favorite? Discuss here
Tall and Funny - Part II
Following the previous Tall and Funny poll, here is a second part featuring all the performers who've been shockingly omitted and many other performers. So which of these comedians, or comedic writers or performers, has the most 'towering' presence on the field of comedy? Discuss here As for the previous poll, they should only be judged on the basis of their comedic work, and this time, the height limit is 6' 2" (1,88 m).
Oscars 2015 - Snubbed by the In Memoriam segment.
Each year at the Oscars, the Academy honors people from the film industry who have passed away since the previous year's show in the "In Memoriam" segment. And each year the public, often via the internet, voices their frustration when one or more of their favorites is left out of the segment. Which of these people who were "snubbed" this year do you most consider should be on the list? Discuss the list here
I Want My Lawyer
Who among these movie lawyers would you most like to call to defend your case? Discuss the poll here
You are a lawyer and you are about to have a trial. Which of these judges would you wish never to face in your life? Discuss the list here!
...whom is it that first comes to mind? After voting, you may discuss the poll here. Also vote for: Movie Redheads
Monsters in Love
Which of these noble and misunderstood characters in need of a little love do you like the most? Discuss here
Best Director Cameo
Which of these Directors had the best cameo? Discuss the Poll Here
The Science of Love
With the opening of The Theory of Everything (2014), a romantic biographical drama about Stephen Hawking and Jane Hawking, which of these couples joined by love and science is your favorite? Evaluate and discuss this list here
2014 Oscars - In Memoriam: The Men
All these men appeared in the "in memoriam" montage shown at the 2014 Academy Awards ceremony. They are listed in the order they appeared in and with the exact credits that were shown in the montage. Which of them do you have the fondest memories of? Discuss here
Most Intense Trial Movie Scenes
What do you think is the most intense scene in a trial movie from them below? (Feel free to vote, even if you just know a few of them.) To avoid spoiling in some cases, there are hiding bars put on the descriptions. To keep it fair, they are put on all of the descriptions. Rules for suggestions: 1. The intense scene doesn't need to happen in the courtroom itself, but the intense scene has to be in a trial/courtroom movie. 2. It can also be an intense trial or courtroom scene, urgent for storytelling in a drama, or comedy, etc. But then it has to be a trial or courtroom scene for sure. Remember the rule: No movie picked twice in this special poll series. To be sure avoiding to pick a scene of a movie that already had a scene used in this series, there is a list of already used titles to compare. Search for the original title of your suggestion in the comparing list. Use the original title for comparing. No movies rated below 6/10. You can give your statement here. ____________________________ Live-poll part VI Live-poll part VIII
Most Unusual Character Names in Non-Fantastical Films
Which of these strange names of characters from otherwise "realistic" films (aka not fantasy, sci-fi or horror) is the weirdest? Discuss the list here Please note: no nicknames
Favorite oft-adapted male literary character from the 19th century
A list of male literary characters who first appeared in the 19th century, often adapted in movies. Limited to protagonist and/or title characters. Discuss the list here.
The Phantom is HERE!
Which of the following Gaston Leroux adapted phantoms gave the most chilling performance? [Raoul & Christine] Say you'll share with me your love of this tragic figure Say the word and we will read you Share each opinion with us, each night, each morning... [Tsarstepan] You will curse the day you did not do! All that the Tsar asked of you!
Face-Off: Bill Murray and Harold Ramis or Wes Anderson?
Bill Murray has collaborated with filmmakers Harold Ramis and Wes Anderson a combined total of 13 times over the years. Which team-up do you prefer? Discuss the list here
Nobel Prize in Comedy?
Which of these comic-dimensional scientists (from fiction) have the best chance in winning a Nobel Prize in their respective fields? Debate your candidate's qualifications here.
IMDb Top Rated Movies and Top Rated TV Shows Directors
These remarkably talented directors managed to make one or some of the most popular and the highest rated movies and TV shows in the world according to IMDb. Which one is your favorite? "Always make the audience suffer as much as possible." Alfred Hitchcock Direct some words here *The director needs to have at least one movie and one TV show in IMDb top rated movies and TV