Poll: AFI's Most Quotable Actors of the Last Century...
A poll by ElMaruecan82
Results of 1,292 votes:
Robert De Niro
Marlowe, My Sweet
Who's your favorite Philip Marlowe? Discuss your answer here
Actors' Career Years
What is a career year? Well, take 1995 for instance: that was quite a year for Kevin Spacey - three movies, including two iconic roles that made him a star: Se7en (1995), The Usual Suspects (1995) and (to a lesser degree) Outbreak (1995). Here is a list of other actors' "3-set of major performances from the same year"; which one do you think had the most impressive year? After voting, you may discuss the list here Best Picture Nominee BEST PICTURE WINNER (Oscar nomination) (Oscar win)
Most Influential Decade Defining Actor
Each decade, we witness a handful of supremely talented thespians whose abilities transcend the art of acting. They don't merely act out their characters on screen but actually become them. Through considerable dedication, research and an inherent gift, these actors deliver viscerally captivating performances and present us with cinematic gold. In your opinion, which of these actors have had the most profound influence over the course of films? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Metacritic's Top Rated Actors of Yesteryear
Metacritic keeps a numeric figure for actors that is their total rated titles' average. This is an actors average career score. Who is your favorite actor born on or before 1925? Note: Must have at least one title rated 85 and above and an overall 60 or above average. After voting, please discuss here.
Born in 1899
Susannah Mushatt Jones, has died in New York on Thursday May 12th, 2016, at the age of 116, she was known as the world's oldest person. Rest in (a way overdue) Peace, Mrs. Jones. Now, it turns out that the new world's oldest person is an Italian woman named Emma Morano and she is also 116. But there's more about her now as she is the last person born before 1900 ... and she also happens to be of the same birth year as many great movie-related celebrities. So, celebrating the remarkable longevity of these two women, which movie-related celebrity born in 1899 is your personal favorite? Discuss here
Your Favorite Songs About Actors and Actresses
From this list of songs, which one you love the most? Recommendation: Listen to the songs before voting. :) Discuss Here
If You Could Impersonate One Actor Perfectly Who Would It Be
Most of us dream of having a party piece where we could imitate Arnold Schwarzenegger spot on, but taking Arnie out of the equation, if you could do any actor's voice perfectly including physical mannerisms, who would you like to do perfectly from this list? please discuss here.
Metacritic's Highest Average Career Score Popular Actors
These are the actors with the highest average career score according to Metacritic. Which one is your favorite? Rules: 1) At least 10 movie review on Metacritic 2) Minimum 20 years of career 3) At least an Average career score of 65 as of June 2020. 4) Most popular actors are prioritized Discuss here
Favorite Person Who's a Drink?
If you can give the person's full name to the bartender and get a drink back, for whom do you raise your glass? (Film era people only) Mix your discussion here!
IMDb Poll Board Favourite Actors
These are the favourite actors of members of IMDb Poll Board. Which one of these is your favorite ? Discuss Here
First 35 Names in IMDB by URL Numbers
This list contains the first 35 names (actors, actress, directors, etc.) listed in IMDb going by their URL numbers. Which one is your favorite? Discuss the list here
If They Had Been Born Years Later...
Great performers are limited not only by what they choose to perform in, but also when they live. Which of these performances, from movies made years after the performer's prime, would you most enjoy watching? Discuss the list here
Which of these celebrities born on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day would you most like to be with on Christmas? Vote for the poll New Year's Babies by yrnejd. After voting, discuss the poll here Note: Top 30 celebrities by Starmeter rating as of December, 2020 are listed here.
Yes, That's My Name!
You may have heard of Norma Jean Baker and know that Cary Grant was born Archibald Alexander Leach... anyway, you know that many (if not most) actors and actresses resort to false names in order to sound more glamorous or because their birth names didn't have the same appeal as their public image (or maybe to keep on some privacy). But these celebrities were actually born to be stars given the catchy or cool-sounding names they already had at birth, they didn't even have to change or shorten the first name or use its nickname equivalent or the middle name instead of it. So, which of these celebrities' names that didn't need to be altered sounds the coolest? After voting, you might discuss the list here
Hollywood Biopic You Would Most Want to See
There have been a lot of great biopics over the years (Schindler's List, Goodfellas, etc.) including some focused on Hollywood players like The Aviator. However, there have been plenty of talented actors, actresses, directors, producers, etc. that have never had a popular biography movie based on them. Who from the list below would you most like to see have their lives be the focus of a movie? Discuss the list here
Biopics of the Greatest Male Stars
American Film Institute on June 15, 1999, published a list of 50 screen legends: 25 male and 25 female. The American Film Institute defined an "American screen legend" as an actor or a team of actors during the classic film era with a significant screen presence in American feature-length (at least 40 min) films whose screen debut occurred in or before 1950, or whose screen debut occurred after 1950, but whose death has marked a completed body of work. For which of the following stars would you choose to make a biography film? After voting, discuss here.
Classic Actors in Modern Movies
James Dean has reportedly been posthumously cast in an upcoming Vietnam War film. Let's make our own imaginary casting choices. Which classic actor would you cast in a modern film or franchise? Discuss here or add your own casting
So you're stranded on ANOTHER desert island...
Luckily for you, you managed not to die of boredom on the first desert island you were stuck on thanks to your collection of a director's filmography. But lo and behold your rescue ship has capsized after you climbed aboard and you find yourself swimming towards another desert island! At least you managed to stash a Mini-TV, Blu-Ray player, electricity supply and an entire filmography of a film actor in your backpack from the cabin. What are the chances?! But whose body of work would you take with you? Choose from the following (chosen by IMDB poll board members) Note: The body of work does not include cameo roles, TV shows and bit parts. Lead and Supporting roles only Discuss the list here
AFI's Most Iconic Actors of the Last Century...
This list features all the actors with at least 4 pre-2000 screen characters nominated to the American Film Institute Top 100 Heroes and Villains. To give you an idea, these 15 actors and actress (kudos to Bette Davis!) put together, represent about 20% of all the nominated characters that impacted American movies' memories and about 25% of the Top 100 list. This called for a poll! They're ranked in order of number of nominated characters, but since quality matters more than quantity, which of these actors or actress, in your opinion, deserves the title of most iconic American Cinema's actor of the last century? Discuss here In bold letters, the characters who made the AFI's Top 100 list.
Poll Suggestion: Top 250 Actors
Each of these actors are lead in at least 4 of IMDb's top 250, which of them is your favorite?