Poll: Black male actors of a certain age.
A poll by yrnej
Results of 1,229 votes:
Samuel L. Jackson
James Earl Jones
Billy Dee Williams
Clarence Williams III
Charles S. Dutton
Louis Gossett Jr.
Moore, Roger Moore
British actor Roger Moore has passed away at the age of 89. While he had nearly 100 credits, Moore will, for better or worse, always be linked to his most famous role, James Bond. Faced with taking over one of the most iconic roles in the history of literature and film, he had a major challenge. Taking over a character so identified with one specific actor, he rose to the occasion and made Bond his own, eventually playing the part more than any other actor. For which of his performances as Bond will you remember him most? Discuss the list here
Another One Bites the Dust - Hollywood's Best Death Scenes
A memorable death scene can mean many things. Sad, Justified, Ghastly, Shocking, or even Humorous. Here are some of the most memorable death scenes that have ever been shown on the silver screen. Which one was the most memorable to you? After voting, please discuss here.
Instantly Recognisable Voices
All of these actors and actresses (that have acted in the last 20 years - 1993 onwards) have very memorable voices, which of these would it take the shortest for you to work out who they were?Discuss Here
Favourite Oscar-Nominated Star Wars Actor?
Star Wars has been a cultural phenomenon since the first one's release in 1977. Some careers have flourished, some were established, and some weren't bad, and some of the people in the saga have been nominated for Oscars. I put it to you - who's your favourite Oscar-nominated Star Wars actor? I'm only looking at the seven theatrical films, and not the TV shows or the video games. Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/nest/253041018
Gangs of IMDb Top 250
Which of these gangs or groups of people from the IMDb Top 250 Movies is the most memorable? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Favorite Portrayal of Nelson Mandela?
Nelson Mandela passed away at the age of 95 on December 05, 2013. In honour of his inspiring life, what is your favorite portrayal of the Nobel Peace Prize winner, human rights activist and former South African president? Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/223024558
IMDb Top 250 Actors (2019)
This poll is a remake of a poll made in 2014 by ezranelson98. There is the link to his poll: Poll: Poll Suggestion: Top 250 Actors Since 2014, a lot has been happening and many actors aren't on the list anymore. Each of these actors has played in at least 5 movies of IMDb's top 250; which of them is your favorite? discuss here
EGOT refers to people who have won all four major annual American entertainment awards: the Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony. The following people have won three of the four. Who would you most like to see achieve the EGOT next? Discuss the list here *note - I have left off those who are retired
SHUT UP! And Take This Poll!
Which movie character yelled the most memorable SHUT UP! ? Open Your Mouth Here This is a re-creation of a poll that was published on June 14, 2015.
Fighting crime on TV...and in the movies?
Denzel Washington's latest is a version of The Equalizer (1985) TV show starring Edward Woodward as a private detective helping his clients seek justice. Which of these TV crime fighters (no super heroes, please) who haven't already appeared in a film would make the most compelling leap to the big screen? Discuss the list here
Longest Career by a Popular Actor
Which of these lead actors with the longest careers is your favorite? Discuss here Rule: 10 years or more in the Top 5000 of the STARmeter.
Top Actors Named James
These James' on the list are in STARmeter order as of 02-09-19. Let's see if our top James' match up in this poll. Will the bottom of the poll beat the top? Can James Dean beat out James McAvoy? Let's see. Who is your favorite actor with the name James? After voting, please discuss here.
Favorite Deep-Voiced actor?
Which of the following actors known for their deep voices is your favorite? You can discuss this You can discuss the list Here
SAG Lifetime Achievement Awards, since 2000
The Lifetime Achievement Award has been presented most years since 1962 by the Screen Actor's Guild (SAG). Which recipient since 2000 is your favorite performer? Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/flat/253238759 Please also look for SAG lists on the 60's-70's, the 80's-90's, and the omissions list.
Disappointing Deus Ex Machina Moments
Deus Ex Machina is a plot device whereby a seemingly unsolvable problem is suddenly and abruptly resolved by the inspired and unexpected intervention of some new event, character, ability or object. **SPOILERS AHEAD** These are some of the most infamous Deus Ex Machina moments in movies. Which of these moments do you find the most disappointing? Discuss here.
I Wouldn't Do That If I Were You...
People in horror films make often notoriously bad decisions... Which is these bad decisions is one that causes you to roll your eyes? Here's some inspiration to help fill out this list: http://www.horror-movies.ca/horror-movie-cliches/ http://www.tasteofcinema.com/2013/10-stupid-horror-movie-characters-who-deserved-to-die/ Have some new suggestions? Find the image on the IMDb and the snarky phrase and we'll add it. http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/flat/226976552?d=226976552#226976552
Best Spaceship Crew Team Chemistry
Which movie or television astronaut crew do you think had the best chemistry and worked well as a team? Discuss the topic here.
The Most Wonderful Hollywood Actor Aged 55+
Growing old is a pain for many people; some even say the main part of life is over at 60. But some people don't count on their age; they don't despair and enjoy their life better than before. When you look at such people as Julianne Moore or Susan Sarandon, you might realize that growing old can be nice when you have a rich and lovely personality. This also counts for many actors. Now look at these actors 55+ of age. Which of them is your favorite? Tell me about him. ______________________________________________________ Please also take the lady's poll and 2nd Lady's poll.
Most Deserving Honorary Oscar
Who of these people is the most deserving recipient of an Honorary Oscar honouring a primarily acting related lifetime achievement? Recipients of honorary awards for child and youth performances and performances in single particular films are not included here, as aren't recipients of not primarily acting-related honorary awards. Discuss here
One Handed Characters
These non-animated characters have all been removed of a hand or a piece of the arm in some way. Which of these one handed characters is your favorite? Discuss here