Poll: RUN-OFF Poll: 100 Greatest Movie Quotes (Part 1)
A poll by borimor
Results of 469 votes:
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Gone with the Wind (1939)
Forrest Gump (1994)
The Shining (1980)
Apocalypse Now (1979)
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
The Sixth Sense (1999)
Jerry Maguire (1996)
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
Some Like It Hot (1959)
King Kong (1933)
Sons of the Desert (1933)
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
Mommie Dearest (1981)
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
On Golden Pond (1981)
20 Years Ago It Was Like This... (Part 2)
Which movie of the Top 250-1997 (with a current rating lower than 7.5) is the most surprising to encounter in this list? Either you think the 1997 rating was too high or the current rating is too low. You may discuss the poll here See also: 20 Years Ago It Was Like This... (Part 1)
Top 25 five-word movie quotes ...
If Classic Movie Quotes were Politically Correct
Well, if Political Correctness (PC) prevents us from making fun of sensitive issues, let's just hope that, as a thin consolation, we can at least make fun of PC itself. So, which of these 25 cases of PC applied to classic movie quotes do you think is the most ridiculously funny? Without telling you what to do, and just in case this poll raised your interest, you can have a little chit-chat here if you click on this link. Thank you in advance.
Title Role Performances — Full Name Titles
These movie titles contain the full name of the main character from the movie, without any additions. Whose title role performance is your favorite? You may discuss the poll here
New word you've learned from TV/Movies
What new word you've learned from TV/Movies? Discuss
Like Master Yoda, say it ...
Which of these famous movie lines said backwards à la Master Yoda, the funniest, would sound? Here, discuss
AFI's Top 10 Sports
AFI defines “sports” as a genre of films with protagonists who play athletics or other games of competition Which of these is your favorite "sports" film? Discuss here
Top 25 four-word movie quotes ...
1,2,3-word quote, 4-word quote rock! Which of these classic four-word movie quotes, would you say, is the most iconic? Discuss here
Favorite (American) Football Film?
In Super Bowl XLVII, the Seattle Seahawks will take on the Denver Broncos on Sunday, February 2, 2014. Most of the teams competing below will not be going to the Super Bowl, but in honor of it being that time of year again, it seemed like the perfect time to ask: What is your favorite football film? *Limited to films where playing football is a major part of the plot and rated at least 6.0. Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/224851161
What Film Best Celebrates Personal Independence?
The 4th of July is Independence Day in the United States, a celebration of the American colonies declaring independence from England. A nation's independence is of great importance but it's hard to imagine that any country could envision claiming independence if individuals didn't strive for their own personal independence. The movies below depict brave individuals who fought seemingly impossible odds to gain independence from social and political injustice, control by others, or their own demons, disabilities, or insecurities. Of the films below, which depicts the struggle for freedom that inspires you the most? After voting, discuss here.
Best Movie Starring Tom Cruise
Thomas Cruise Mapother IV, better known as Tom Cruise, has been a Hollywood leading man for over three decades now. To celebrate his birthday on July 3, let's take a look at 35 films in which the Oscar-nominated man has starred, ranging from full-blown action blockbusters to gut-wrenching thrillers. Which of these films is your favorite? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
25 Iconic Female Movie Quotes ...
Celebrating March 8, International Women's Day, these are the 25 iconic female quotes from the American Film Institute's Top 100. Which one is the most memorable? You may discuss here
Repeated Cinematic Lines (Part I)
The more you repeat a sentence, even a banal one, the more memorable it gets, and you know what, the more you repeat a sentence, even a banal one, the more memorable it gets. That's how memory works, and it doesn't come as a surprise that some of the most memorable movies' lines, you know, the ones that get stuck in your head after the first watching are generally the ones that were constantly repeated, because the more you repeat a sentence and so forth. Now, which of these memorable movies' lines repeated several times in one scene, is the most memorable? Discuss here
Top 25 classic climactic quotes ...
Which of these quotes that come at the movie's climax, would you refer to as the most thrilling? (even emotionally, since they're not all from action movies)
That's an Order!
Which of these imperative quotes is the most iconic? It's not an order but discuss the list here after voting.
Best Rom-Coms of the '90s
What is the best romantic comedy film from the 1990's? Discuss this poll here
It's Strictly Business!
Let's say the key to business success is in one of these movies, which one would you pick? After voting, you may discuss the poll here
The Grand Canyon State Movies
The Grand Canyon State is the official nickname of Arizona. In 1912 it became the 48th state of the United States of America. These movies have a connection with Arizona. It's a topic in the story or they are (partially) filmed in Arizona. Which movie (or movie poster) do you associate the most with Arizona? You may discuss the poll here Click here to vote for other States of America
Jumanji Me Into a Movie: Romance
What movie that has a romantic story line would you like to be Jumanji'd/transported into? If you would be so bold, tell us what movie you voted for and what character you wanted to be, right here. No fibbing! Don't be scared! No one will know....
Halloween-ified Movie Quotes!
What's better than a classic movie quote? A classic movie quote with Halloween in it! Which of these Halloween-ified film lines do you like best? Be sure to read them all - there's some great ones! Discuss here... and also, BOO!