Poll: Face-Off: Battle Royale vs. The Hunger Games
A poll by cartman_1337
Results of 1,766 votes:
Battle Royale (2000)
The Hunger Games (2012)
Hollywood Movies that Are Similar to Animes
Ghost in the Shell (2017) is Hollywood's remake of Anime of the same title, Ghost in the Shell (1995), one of the few Animes that somewhat inspired a Hollywood movie. These are some Hollywood movies that may or may not have been inspired by the previous animes. Coincidentally or not, they shared some similarities, either in concept, theme, plot, visual, character, costumes, scene or other aspects. Which pairing do you think has the closest connection? If you haven't seen one or both, which pairing would you like most to discover? Discuss the list here
Highest Grossing Movies by Month
Which of the highest grossing movies of their respective months, as of 06/08/15, at the U.S. box office is your favorite? Discuss it here
Face-Off: "Olympic Games" vs. "Game of Thrones" vs. "Hunger Games"
Which of these recurring on-screen games provide the most thrilling and exciting sensations? Discuss here
Which of these films that take place way into the future (after 2030), is your favorite? *I only include the first film in a series of several, to make a more diverse list. For example, instead of 11 Star Trek movies I just included the first one made. Also, I only include films where the year is clearly specified, and most of the film must be set in the future. Discuss the list here
Best Sci-Fi Movies Based on Book (Dystopia, Apocalyptic, Horror)
What is your favorite movie in the list? All these sci-fi movies (dystopia, apocalyptic, horror) are based on books (no comics; titles ordered by release year). When you love a book, few things are more exciting than seeing it turned into a movie. When you initially love a movie, it's never late to know how all the things were on the page... Discuss here after voting. Another half of this poll is available for additional voting.
Choose your FANDOM!
Or the closest that you belong to among these popular movie / TV devoted fanbase. Mention / discuss / correct it here For part 2: VOTE HERE
Most Female-Empowering Popular Girl Power Movie?
Girl power is a popular slogan that encourages and celebrates women's empowerment, independence, and confidence. Which of these well-regarded popular movies* or movie franchises driven by a strong female protagonist or female group is the most empowering story for women? *50,000+ IMDB votes and 6.5+ IMDb rated After voting, discuss the topic here.
Female-Led Action Movies
Which female-led action movie is your favorite? Discuss it here
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?
Catch Me If You Can
What is your favorite "Chase" movie? After voting, please discuss here.
Wanna Watch a Game?
Which movie or series with the word 'Game' is your favorite? Discuss the list here!
Many movies have been adapted from Books and stories - What movie do you think best held to the original writers ideas?
Discuss the list here
Improbable Movie Double Features
Which of these "Improbable" Movie Double Features do you like the best? (as in tickle your funny bone or make you think, not so much that you'd see). Ideal candidates are ones where it's "pair" was not named to be a spoof of the original. See the examples below. http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/flat/225153191
The Tar Heel State Movies
The Tar Heel State is the official nickname of North Carolina. The origin of this nickname isn't clear. Most historians agree that the nickname stems from North Carolina's long history as a producer of naval stores: tar, pitch, rosin and turpentine from the state's extensive pine forests (source: statesymbolsusa.org). North Carolina became the 12th state of the United States of America in 1789. These movies have a connection with North Carolina. They are (partially) filmed there or it's a topic in the story. Which movie (or movie poster) do you associate the most with North Carolina? You may discuss the poll here Click here to vote for other States of America
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.
Film Franchises at 100 Years Old
What film franchise do you think will be the first to have a sequel 100 years after creation? Hope we will be able to see these in Dolby V.R. (Virtual Reality!) Silent Era films are omitted. Franchises that started in Television and went to Movies included After voting, please discuss here.
Which movie features the worst future? Discuss here.
Surprising Wilhelm Screams
The Wilhelm scream was recorded for the film Distant Drums (1951). You can hear the scream in a scene where a man is bitten by an alligator. Years later this sound effect was called 'Wilhelm', named after the character Pvt. Wilhelm from The Charge at Feather River (1953). Since then the Wilhelm scream has been used in hundreds of films. In which movie do you least expect to hear the Wilhelm scream? You may discuss the list here
Book-Film Franchise Universes You Want To Live In:
Which of these series' universes would you want to live in? Discuss the list here
Favorite Female-Dominated Science Fiction Movie
The not-so-long awaited sequel to my classic poll Favourite Male-Dominated Science Fiction Movie? You can discuss the poll here