Poll: Long Distance Relationships in Films
A poll by masandaglinus123
Results of 1,984 votes:
The Notebook (2004)
Going the Distance (2010)
Cast Away (2000)
Sleepless in Seattle (1993)
When Harry Met Sally... (1989)
Like Crazy (2011)
The Lake House (2006)
The Time Traveler's Wife (2009)
Dear John (2010)
5 Centimeters Per Second (2007)
A Very Long Engagement (2004)
Leap Year (2010)
An Affair to Remember (1957)
The Other End of the Line (2008)
Forever Young (1992)
Message in a Bottle (1999)
Forget Paris (1995)
Oscar Nominated Child Performances
Which of these child performances (under 18 years of age) nominated for an Oscar impressed you the most? Listed youngest to oldest. Discuss here.
One-Worded Movies Starting With "A"
Which of these movies whose original titles consist of one word starting with "A" is your favorite? After voting, you may discuss the list here
The Unreliable Narrators
These are the protagonists who lied or twisted the facts of their story when recounting it to us. They were untrustworthy and their personal bias changed how we saw their events unfold on the big screen - And we thought we could trust them ... Which of these movie narrators who lied to us throughout the film most surprised you? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Bossy Movie Titles
At one time or another, we've all known someone — a supervisor, a co-worker, a sibling, someone like Peanuts' Lucy without the charm — who is almost intolerably bossy. And now movies are joining that bully from our childhood playgrounds?! Which of these movie titles is the bossiest? "Now Discuss Here!" (Except for the first five, titles are in alphabetical order.)
Best Love Birds (Romance Category) (Part 2)
Which of these romantic films feature your favorite couple in love? Part 1: https://www.imdb.com/poll/1_5pO83L530/ Discuss the Poll Here
The Littlest Oscars: Your Favorite Performance by a Child Nominee
These young actors weren't just cute: they were talented and skilled enough to be nominated along with virtuoso adults such as Cate Blanchett, Robert Duvall, and Lionel Barrymore. Of the youngest Oscar nominees, who gave your favorite performance? (No "Juvenile" Awards included, as those were honorary.) Discuss here
Best films about remorse and atonement
There are no second chances in life, except to feel remorse.” ? Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Shadow of the Wind Yom Kippur is the holiest day of the year for the Jewish people. This day have two important themes: atonement and repentance. From this list of movies about remorse and atonement, which one you think best portrayed this two themes? You will feel remorse if you don't discuss about this poll here
Continuous Uninterrupted Shots in Movies
"Alright guys, so we're gonna have to get this one in one take..." These shots show off some masterful filmmaking at it's finest, being executed in one uninterrupted take also known as "tracking shots"; not a single cut taken place in these ones, at least not one evident enough to the naked eye. In fact, if you fast-forwarded many of these scenes, you'd see for yourself! Which of these continuous, uninterrupted shots in a film is your favorite? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Top 25 Fifteen-Word Movie Quotes
(You remember when I said I would stop at 14? I lied.) You know the drill by now: Funny, witty, ominous, inspirational, corny or cheesy, these lines have two things in common: they're famous (many are classic) and they all consist of fifteen words (contractions considered)! Which of these 25 fifteen-word movie quotes do you think is the most memorable? After voting, you might discuss the list here
Rich Girl, Poor Guy
From this list of rich girl/poor guy romantic movie couples, which one do you like the most? Reprising a poll from 2006 Discuss HERE Also, vote on Rich Guy, Poor Girl movie couples
Memorable One-Scene Characters
One scene, one single scene can be enough for a character to leave a huge impact on the viewers*, even become one of the most memorable and enjoyable aspects of the film, even earn the actor an Oscar nomination... and in some exceptional cases, a win. So, which of these one-scene movie characters was, given the short amount of screen time AND the intensity of the performance, the most memorable? After voting, you might discuss the list here *some of them managed to sneak into one little scene (or two) but they hardly spoke in them and whether a scene or a 'sequence', they're all known for one moment of the film, little in time but big in the impact.
Favorite Twist Endings
Which of these twists is your favorite? Discuss the list here! Vote for part 1 here!
War and Romance
Some of the best romances of the big screen are set in war times. Which one is your favorite ? Discuss the Poll /list here
Keira in a Corset
Keira Knightley is an enchanting actress who has been nominated for two Oscars. She arguably shines in period roles (where she is often required to wear a corset). There is even a memorable scene in the first Pirates movie where she nearly dies as a result of a particularly tight corset. Which of Keira's period films featured the most skillful acting? Discuss the list here
The Best 2000s War Movie
War is hell and these films from the 2000s showed us exactly why. The following films either took place during wartime, showed us ways in which the war affected others or immersed us directly into the horrors on the battlefield. Which of these 2000s War movies will you most likely remember? 1990s <<< Vote Other Decades >>> 2010s After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Best Motion Picture Drama but not Best Picture ...
From this list of movies that won the Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture Drama, which one, do you think, would have most deserved to win the Academy Award for Best Picture? (although a few of them weren't even nominated) Discuss here
Most Memorable Movie Swimming Suits
Which of these famous swimming suits from movies is forever burned onto your cerebral cortex? Want to talk about it? Click here! * Two options are not on the list, as they would probably take 80% or more of the votes between them - Princess Leia's bikini from Return of the Jedi and Loana's from One Million Years BC
Which Non-Chronological (Non-linear) Movie is your favorite ? Discuss here
They Don't Live Happily Ever After
Which of these movie couples which had bad endings made you feel most sad? Discuss the list here!
Get you anything from the bar?
Nick Charles: What are you drinking? Guest: Oh, nothing, thanks. Nothing. Nick Charles: Oh, that's a mistake. So listen to those in the know and choose carefully. Discuss here Runners-up: The Departini, The Starlet Cocktail, a Hot Toddy, Lecter's Chianti, Bridget's Chardonnay, The White Angel, The Great Balls of Fire, a Suntory Whisky, The Sidecar, a Gibson, a Duff beer, The Flaming Moe, a Benjamin's Age Reverser, The Rooster Cocktail, The Waikiki, Sweet Ben's Pink Lemonade,The Goblet of Fire, Cobb's Cognac Dream, The Malibu Sunshine, an Old Fashioned and a sweet Vermouth on the rocks with a twist.