Poll: Sci-Fi in London
A poll by Rafael_M
Results of 2,978 votes:
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
V for Vendetta (2005)
The Prestige (2006)
Children of Men (2006)
28 Days Later... (2002)
The Time Machine (1960)
Attack the Block (2011)
Total Recall (2012)
Quatermass and the Pit (1967)
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931)
Reign of Fire (2002)
28 Weeks Later (2007)
Time Bandits (1981)
Fahrenheit 451 (1966)
Invasion of the Triffids (1963)
Biggles: Adventures in Time (1986)
Superman VS. ....
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) is one of the most anticipated movies of an already jammed pack year. Which of these nontraditional opponents should Superman have easily tackled if he just happened to be in the right place at the right time? Promote your dream fight 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
What is Your Favorite Film With a Candle on the Water (AKA, a Lighthouse)?
What is your favorite film that has a scene with or is set in a lighthouse? And yes, the title is homage to a very beautiful song, “Candle on the Water”, that came from one of these movies. So the question is still the first sentence of this paragraph. Which one is your favorite? If you want a safe place to stay awhile, as the song says “Let this candle guide you” to this page.
A Novel Idea: The Killer Bs
What is your favorite movie or TV series based on a novel by an author with a last name beginning with the letter "B?" After voting, please discuss here.
Worst Movies to Watch on Date Night
Which of these movies do you think is the most inopportune for a date night? Discuss the list here!
Most Memorable Bizarre Armies
In some movies there are armies of beings fighting humankind. Spoiler bars attached to the options to avoid spoiling the movies for you. Which of these armies is the most memorable bizarre? Tell us here.
Best of Both Worlds: Color and Black & White- Part 2
Which of these movies are the best in terms of the blend of black & white and color? Discuss the list here. You can vote for your favorite from part 1 here.
Which Film Best Defines Modern Society
This is a list of films with social themes relevant to modern society. Which prophetic film do you feel best represents the state of the modern world? Discuss/Make Suggestions Here!
American Film Institute's Top 35 Most Thrilling Movies of All Time
Which one of these top 35 most thrilling movies according to the American Film Institute is your favorite? Discuss Here in the IMDb Community Forums
American Film Institute's Top 35 Villains of All Time
Which one of these villains from American Film Institute's Top 35 villains is your favorite? Discuss Here in the IMDb Community Forums
Run-Off: The Best Film Title Ever
Excellent prose sometimes seems to be a dying art. The film industry, at times, does its part to revive it with great screen plays and, every so often, with exquisite titles from various sources, including novels, poems, and songs. The titles below serve as oases in a desert of the vague and recycled stamp-ons like Deceived and Shattered. Below are the top vote-getters from the first two parts of this poll: "Titles of Films before 1975" and "Titles of Films after 1975." This poll will determine the final winner. Instead of voting for your favorite movie, please vote for the title you think has the most pleasing language. Part I of Poll is here. Part II of Poll is here. Discuss the Run-Off Poll here.
Sci-fi Closing Lines
Movies' final lines can be some of the greatest of film history and in the case of Science-fiction, some of the most iconic lines are the last to be heard before the fade-out. Which of these closing lines from sci-fi movies is the most iconic? Vote, discuss the list here... and keep watching the skies!
In some movies there are underdog characters that totally gained the attention of the audience. Many of them had an impact that lasted for decades. Some others are of newer date. Which of these iconic underdogs is your favorite? Tell us 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.
Provocative Scarlet Letter Oscar Movie Nominees
Which controversial Oscar nominated movie branded with a scarlet letter "Adults Only" rating* throughout the world is the most provocative? * rated X, USA:NC17, UK:18, India:A, etc. or released UNRATED to avoid a scarlet letter rating Discuss the topic here.
Classic Thrillers released in 1971 ...
The peak of the 'New Hollywood' period, 1971 was perhaps one of the greatest years for thrills and movie violence. Which of these 13 classic thrillers is the most heart-pounding? Discuss here
Favorite Oscar Best Picture Science Fiction Nominee?
In celebration of National Science Fiction Day observed annually on January 2nd: Which of these Oscar-nominated Best Picture movies with elements of the science fiction genre is your favorite? After voting, discuss the topic here.
AFI's Top 10 Sci-Fi
AFI defines “science fiction” as a genre that marries a scientific or technological premise with imaginative speculation. Which of these films is your favorite "science fiction" film? Discuss here
Valencrime Day Movies
What crime movie makes you forget about love best? Or movies to watch when your significant other just became not so significant! When you recover from that broken heart, please vote and commiserate here.
Whew! That Was Close, Another Near Miss
On March 23, 1989, Asclepius, a mountain size asteroid barely missed the planet Earth. It would have been the equivalent of 40 Hiroshimas and had worldwide catastrophic effects, if it collided with the planet. These occurrences happen more frequently than you would think, but happen less often than an asteroid genre movie hitting the local cineplex. National Near Miss Day is March 23rd each year. Which movie about a near miss or collision with the planet Earth is your favorite? Discuss the topic here.