Poll: Bird, bird; bird is a word
A poll by cartman_1337
Results of 1,643 votes:
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
Black Swan (2010)
The Birds (1963)
The Crow (1994)
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
Three Days of the Condor (1975)
The Maltese Falcon (1941)
Duck Soup (1933)
Howard the Duck (1986)
Pink Flamingos (1972)
Birdemic: Shock and Terror (2010)
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010)
DuckTales the Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp (1990)
The Pelican Brief (1993)
Father Goose (1964)
The Bird with the Crystal Plumage (1970)
Birdman of Alcatraz (1962)
Flight of the Phoenix (2004)
Mr. Popper's Penguins (2011)
The Wild Geese (1978)
The Raven (2012)
The Flight of the Phoenix (1965)
The Raven (1963)
Bird on a Wire (1990)
The Swan Princess (1994)
The Falcon and The Snowman (1985)
The Wings of the Dove (1997)
Dead Birds (2004)
Mayflies (Part 1)
Very often a recent movie stays in the IMDb Top 250 for a short time. Which ex-Top 250 movie (the highest ranked; with a release and a Top 250 ranking in the same year) deserves a come back in the current IMDb Top 250 list? You may discuss the poll here See also: Mayflies (Part 2)
Case Study for a Psychologist
You're a psychology student and have to write a case study. Which of these mentally afflicted characters (all Oscar nominated or winning performances) would you choose as subject for your paper? May contain SPOILERS as the mental state of some of the characters is only revealed in the course of the film, or at the end. Discuss here.
Scenes or Sequences Where Characters Accept Their Death
In some movies characters agree to be killed or kill themselves because of reasons which force them to do so. No matter what kind of reason it is, the death is freely chosen at the end. To make sequences like these authentically, it needs good acting. Which of these sequences was done best by all involved actors? (The descriptions are covered with spoiler bars for not spoiling it for you.) Discuss here. If you are considering suicide, please seek medical help or call a crisis hotline: click here for hotlines that can help.
The Bechdel test is used to identify gender bias in fiction. A work passes the test if it features at least two women who talk to each other about something other than a man. Commentators have noted that a great proportion of contemporary works fail to pass this threshold of representing women. Which of these films best epitomize the ideals of the Bechdel test? You may discuss this poll here?
The Best 2010s Psychological Thriller
These films showed us characters suffering huge breakdowns and as a viewer, we were sucked right into their crumbling worlds along with them. Tense, provoking, mind-bending; these are the best psychological-thriller films of the 2010s. Which of these 2010s psychological thrillers are you most likely to remember? After voting, you may discuss the poll here. 2000s <<< Also Vote on Best Psychological Thriller
Best Art Films (2010s)
An art film is typically an independent film, aimed at a niche market rather than a mass market audience. In recent years, there is an argument that the art of 'art films' is lost but a lot of art films are made and they often get the backing from major studios as well. Here are some of the best art films made from 2010 to 2019. Which of these movies do you think is the most artistic? Discuss the poll here
The Seventh Day of Christmas
On the 7th Day of Christmas, my true love gave to me ... From this list of movies and/or television shows containing the words Seven, Swans, or Swimming... Which is your favorite? After voting, you may discuss the poll here. Vote on the other days of christmas: First Day | Second Day | Third Day | Fourth Day | Fifth Day | Sixth Day | Eighth Day | Ninth Day | Tenth Day | Eleventh Day | Twelfth Day
Which Highest-Rated Film Most Deserves to Be in the IMDb Top 250?
Which of these films rated at least 8/10 stars on IMDb with over 100,000 votes and at least 70 Metascore, not currently listed in the IMDb Top 250, most deserves to be in that list? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
IMDb Poll Board: Favorite Movie Starting With "B"
Here are IMDb poll board members' favorite movies starting with the letter B. Who do you think has the same taste as you? ? Discuss or Share your favorite movie here! Previous: A « B
Films That Play With The Concept Of Reality
Which of these films, that play with the nature or perception of reality, do you think has the most intriguing approach towards storytelling ? Discuss this here.
Favorite Horror Movies Based on Atmosphere/Vibe
Many horror movies use jump scares or gore. However, there's also a category of horror movies that doesn't rely on these aspects and mostly use a scary atmosphere or vibe. Atmospheric horror movies seem to have (re)gained more popularity recently. What is your favorite horror movie that doesn't just rely on gore or jump scares, but mostly has a scary atmosphere or vibe? After voting, please discussion here.
Scariest Scene from Non Horror Movies
Which non horror movie do you think have the scariest scene? Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/236240185
Films Depicting "Multiple Personality Disorder"
Multiple Personality Disorder or Dissociative Identity Disorder is a severe condition in which two or more distinct identities, or personality states, are present in and alternately take control of an individual. The person also experiences memory loss that is too extensive to be explained by ordinary forgetfulness. Which of these films depicting Multiple Personality Disorder disease and its effects on the characters moved you the most? [Note: This poll contains spoilers.] Discuss the list here
A Play Within a Movie
From this list of films that feature a stage play within the story, which play would you want to see? Vote at the Live Poll and Discuss!
IMDb Poll Board Users' Top 10 Movies Since 1970
The poll board users have chosen their most beloved movies since 1970. They all have reasons for picking their special candidate of the new movie era. Which user's list do you agree with the most? Tell us about your favorites here. Please also try IMDb Poll Board Users' Top 10 All Time Classics.
Face-off: Birdman vs. Black Swan
Two artists, two opening nights, two rival figures and one center stage. Which of these two Oscar-winning dark films of perfectionism and fame is your favorite? Discuss here
Top 25 Highest Grossing Dance Movies
See the original IMDb list here Which of these highest-grossing dance movies is your favorite? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
The "Four-Billing" Test
It's not exactly the Bechdel test, but even the most arbitrary parameter can sometimes provide interesting insights. Let's call it the "Four-Billing" test for the sake of giving it a name. The following films have two things in common: they were nominated for the Best Picture Oscar and out of the 4 first credited cast-members, at least 3 are female (or 3 out of 5 given that the fifth one was nominated for an Oscar). 33 Best Picture nominees seem to pass the "Four-Billing" test for women, 8 of them were released in the past 10 years. Which one is your favorite? After voting, you might discuss the list here Oscar nominee OSCAR WINNER
No... That's Not Weird At All ..
Which of these following films did you think was the most weird or obscure? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Your Favorite Disco Sequence in a Movie
Some pretty good movies got disco sequences whether they happen in a building or under the open sky. These movies do not primarily center on music as a subject. Which of these movies' disco sequences is your favorite? (please vote just for the disco part of the movie) Let's dance here. Be careful: some video sequences contain content which is not suitable for children. Epileptics shouldn't watch the linked videos because of strobe lights and flickering light effects.