Poll: Movie Arms Raise
A poll by Rafael_M
Results of 11,773 votes:
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
The Lion King (1994)
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
V for Vendetta (2005)
Say Anything (1989)
The Ten Commandments (1956)
Karen Lynn Gorney
Saturday Night Fever (1977)
Peter O'Toole stars as T.E. Lawrence
Conan the Barbarian (1982)
Die Hard (1988)
Benicio Del Toro
Che: Part Two (2008)
"Close Encounters of the Third Kind" Richard Dreyfuss and aliens
Movie Quote Ringtones
Which of these movie character quotes (used repetitively) would you add to your cell ringtones? Discuss here
My Greatest Hits
In the episode Greatest Hits (2007), from the famous series Lost (2004), one character recalls the five most important events in his life by writing them down as his own 'Greatest Hits'. What is the most important event in your life? Discuss here
If you published a book about Cinema ...
... and could pick only ONE picture for the cover, which of these 35 iconic shots, would you choose as the most defining of all the values (magic, innovation, escapism, truth, universality, entertainment, technology ...) Cinema stands for ? Discuss here
Best Ensemble in a Oscar Winner in the Last 20 Years
What is your favorite ensemble cast in a movie that won the main prize in the Oscars in the last 20 years? Discuss the list here
Most Inspiring Best Picture Hero
Probably the most recurring character from a Best Picture winner: the inspirational hero, a man or a woman of conviction and action, who faces adversity, even sacrifices his life for an ultimate triumph, filling our hearts with hope, faith in humanity, faith in our own potential. So, which of these heroes from a Best Picture winner would you say is the most inspiring? After voting, you might discuss the list here
Your Favorite Rock
What is your favorite "rock" ? No movies. Share your thoughts here
Preferred Mode of Transport (On Land)
If you had the choice between all the means of transport shown in the images, which one would you chose? You can opt for comfort, speed, safety or be a daredevil and try something totally new and a bit more extraordinary - vote for the one that appeals the most to you! You can discuss the list here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/224245344
Face-Off: Moses vs Moses
Who gave the better performance as Moses, Charlton Heston or Christian Bale? Discuss the poll here
Coolest Caped Character
Who of these cape wearing characters is the coolest? Discuss the list here
Iconic Movie Catchphrases
We may not remember the entire movie, but we definitely remember the line and that's because they transcended the scripts they were from and became a part of us forever. This will NOT include superhero catchphrases, as that has been done here. Which iconic movie catchphrase do you think is most MEMORABLE? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Who is your favorite escapee character(s)? Note: Pairs and inseparable groups allowed. After voting, please discuss here.
Most Iconic Scene from a Spielberg Movie?
Steven Spielberg is one of the most respected Hollywood film makers of the modern age. A product of the Hollywood New Wave, Spielberg has gone on to give birth to the blockbuster with Jaws (1975) and helm classics such as Saving Private Ryan (1998) and E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982). Which scene from his movies, as nominated by IMDb's Poll Board Members, do you feel is the most iconic of his filmography? See also: Most Iconic Scene from a Scorsese Movie? Most Iconic Scene from a Christopher Nolan Movie Most Iconic Scene from a James Cameron Movie? Discuss the list here
The Action Hero's Explosion Survival Guide
As a typical action hero working in movies and TV, you not only have to worry about avoiding the blast from an explosion, you have to look cool doing it. Which of these explosion-survival guidelines would you recommend most to your local action hero? Discuss here
Greatest Pre-1980's Movie Heroes
Which of these pre-1980's live action movie characters do you think can be considered as the "Greatest Pre-1980's Movie Hero"? After voting, you may discuss the poll here. Also vote for: Greatest Post-1980's Movie Heroes | Greatest Pre-1980's Movie Villains | Greatest Post-1980's Movie Villains | Greatest Movie Anti-Heroes of All Time | Greatest TV Heroes of All Time | Greatest TV Villains of All Time | Greatest TV Anti-Heroes of All Time
If somebody mentions the word beard, which of these images comes to your mind first? Discuss the list here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/224886042
Iconic Shots in Movies - Part 2
These are some of the most famous and iconic movie shots of all-time. Which of these iconic shots is your personal favorite? Check out the Part 1 of this poll here. Discuss this poll here.
Best Fictional City / Town / Village in A Movie
In which of these fictional movie cities/towns/villages would you like to live? (for a day or two, or forever if you like) Apply your citizen card here
Classic Clothing - Movie Heroes!
All of these heroes are well known for their outfit, and items/gadgets that go with them, which of these outfits is the most iconic? Discuss Here Take the villain poll here
Favorite Poster Featuring a Sunset
Which of these posters featuring a sunset is your favorite? Discuss the list here!
Important Cinema Camera Movements
The cinematographer decides how to frame the shots and takes care when selecting the most appropriate camera moves. The effect that each move has can vary significantly in how it makes the viewer feel. It takes something to turn a few actors and a movie set into something cinematic, evocative and occasionally iconic. Here are some of the most important camera movements. Which camera movement do you find most influential in cinema? After voting, Discuss the poll here. Read the article used for creating the poll here