Poll: Foreign Language Films That Won Oscars Outside The Best Foreign Language Film
A poll by Dibyayan_Chakravorty
Results of 571 votes:
Life Is Beautiful (1997)
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
Fanny and Alexander (1982)
Letters from Iwo Jima (2006)
The Sweet Life (1960)
The Motorcycle Diaries (2004)
Cries & Whispers (1972)
Talk to Her (2002)
La Vie En Rose (2007)
A Man and a Woman (1966)
Divorce Italian Style (1961)
The Red Violin (1998)
The Postman (1994)
Cyrano de Bergerac (1990)
Gate of Hell (1953)
Two Women (1960)
Early to Screen and Early to Laugh
This is a list of Earliest Comedy Feature Films With At Least 25000 Votes which includes the period of 1921-1961. Which of the following movies do you like the most? After voting, discuss here.
Ebert's Ten Greatest Films of All Time (2012 version)
Every 10 years, Roger Ebert made a list of his personal Ten Greatest Films of All Time. The iconic film critic had strong opinions about which films deserved a thumbs up. In 2012, a year before he died, he updated his list for the last time and made a kind of Top 10 testament. Which of Ebert's final Top 10 of all time gets your vote? Discuss the list here See also: Ten Greatest Films of All Time (1992 version)
To 'City' with Love
Which of these movies is your favorite, where the city serves as a character? Discuss the list here.
Best Art Films (1960s)
An art film is typically an independent film aimed at a niche market rather than a mass market audience. During the 1960s, the term "art film" began to be much more widely used in the United States than in Europe. Here are some of the best art films made in the 1960s. Which of these movies do you think is the most artistic? Discuss the poll here
Hollywood, don't even think about remaking or rebooting this classics! Or else, you're going to be in big trouble! Sometimes you just can't beat the original, so why even try? These movies (1999-below) are best well-known to be a classic and proved to be untouchable because it already have all of its perfection we we're looking for in a film. Do you remember when Hollywood decided to remake Hitchcock’s “Psycho”, one of the greatest film of all time, and it fails because it never captures the greatness of its original? Well, we hoped that these films won’t have the same fate like that one. Which of these classic films you don't want Hollywood to remake or reboot it? Note: I’m excluding animated films like “Toy Story” and franchises that have inspired spinoffs or expanded universes like “Star Wars.” And I’m also excluding classic films that already have a remake, like “Psycho”. Discuss here
IMDb Poll Board Favorite Foreign Language Films
These are non-animated films spoken in a different language than English, chosen by the members of the IMDb Poll Board. Which of them is your favorite? Discuss here *Poll inspired by IMDb Poll Board members Dibyayan_Chakravorty, ahmad-zia and dan_dassow.
Face-Off: 'The Great Beauty' vs. 'La Dolce Vita'
A journalist, Jep Gambardella and a reporter, Marcello Rubini: Both roaming through the streets of Rome, even possibly drifting through their lives in Rome. Which of these films, do you think, is the best love letter to Rome? Discuss the list here.
Prime Numbered Titles - 11
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If you think "eye-opening" means that a film talks about an issue or historical event that lends itself to a larger conversation, you can bet your boots there've been plenty of those kinds of films, too. The following movies fall into different categories of eye-opening, coming from various decades and all bringing something new to the table. They are important social documents and, also, just plain entertaining. Which one is the greatest among the list? After voting, discuss here
Best Palme d'Or Winning Oscar Winners
Which of these Palme d'Or winners that won Oscars is the best? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Poll Board Recommendations: Greatest Movie Scenes
There are endless amounts of great movie scenes, so to narrow it down the folks over at the poll board each suggested their favourites to make this list. Which do you deem to be the greatest? Discuss here Take the TV Poll here!
Bach's Toccata and Fugue in D Minor
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750) was a German organist, composer and musician. Bach is known for compositions such as the Brandenburg Concertos, Mass in B minor and St Matthew Passion. He is regarded as one of the greatest composers of all time. These movies indexed below have the magnificent Bach's Toccata and Fugue in D Minor in their soundtrack, according to the IMDb soundtracks page. Which title is the most "spirit-lifting" one? Let your soul enjoy and be inspired: J.S. Bach - Toccata and Fugue in D minor BWV 565 Join the Discussion Here in the IMDb Poll Community Forum
1960 Movies Are 60
2020 is the year where 1990 movies (along with IMDb) celebrate their 30th anniversary but there's another mathematical piece of trivia worth dedicating a poll to it and it's all in the title. All these movies are from 1960 and have more than 6666 votes; which one is your personal favorite? After voting, you might discuss this poll here
The Best 1960s International Feature Film
Which of these 35 top rated non-animated foreign movies (non-English) of the 1960s is your favorite? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
BBC's Greatest Foreign-Language Films
BBC Culture polled 209 critics from 43 countries to find the 100 greatest foreign-language films of all time. Which film from their Top 25 is your own favorite? Discuss here after voting
Black & White
There truly is something special about the old movies in black and white. Which one of these films from between 1940 and 1960 is your all time favorite? Discuss the list here
Walking Around Rome
Below are titles about Rome and the Roman Empire. Which is the best? After voting, discuss here.
Foreign Language Directing Nominees
In 60 years, 33 films in languages other than English have managed to be nominated for the Best Director Oscar. From what you have seen so far, which film is your favorite? Discuss here
Oscar Nominated Films By Federico Fellini
Which Oscar nominated film directed by Federico Fellini is your favorite? Discuss the list here
Ebert's Ten Greatest Films of All Time (1991 version)
In 1991, Roger Ebert made a list of his personal "Ten Greatest Films of All Time". These are films that moved him deeply in one way or another, with the films being listed alphabetically rather than by rank. Among his picks, which would you say is most deserving of their place on his list? After voting, you may discuss the poll here. After voting, check out the "2012 version" poll here.