Poll: The Sooner State Movies
A poll by Hoekkie
Results of 239 votes:
Rain Man (1988)
The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
The Outsiders (1983)
Far and Away (1992)
The Frighteners (1996)
Little Big Man (1970)
Hang 'Em High (1968)
Into the Storm (2014)
August: Osage County (2013)
Where the Heart Is (2000)
To the Wonder (2012)
Where the Red Fern Grows (1974)
Rumble Fish (1983)
Eye of God (1997)
Leaves of Grass (2009)
The Oklahoma Kid (1939)
Bringing Up Bobby (2011)
The Killer Inside Me (2010)
The Turning Point (1977)
Four Sheets to the Wind (2007)
The Dark at the Top of the Stairs (1960)
Oklahoma Crude (1973)
Return of the Bad Men (1948)
In Old Oklahoma (1943)
The peasants are revolting
Each of these film feature conflicts between the little guy vs. the big guy: Employee-Employer and rulers-citizens and minority-majority (in both directions). Which one of these films rings the loudest bell for you? Poll suggested by ur0312403. You may discuss this poll here.
Memorable Movie Commercials ...
Which of these commercials, shown on-screen in movies, is the most memorable? Discuss here
Happy Independence Day!
This poll is in celebration of US Independence Day (July 4th) As of July 4th weekend 2014, these are 35 US domestic box office winners of July 4th opening Weekends (1982-2014). Which of these films is your favorite? Discuss the poll here
Movie Game Shows
Intelligence. Suspense. Entertainment. This list looks at both the real and fictionalized game shows portrayed in films. The game show must have been broadcast through some entertainment medium and must have a clear winner/prize. Which would you most want to be on? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
I Inevitably Think Of This Movie Every Time I hear This Song
These Films took songs of renowned artists for their soundtracks and became so closely bound that you relate to them immediatly. In your Opinion, Which one has the closest bind to its movie? Discuss this here
The Land of Enchantment Movies
The Land of Enchantment is the official nickname of New Mexico. The nickname is because of New Mexico's scenic beauty and rich history. The State Tourist Bureau and New Mexico magazine first used the phrase "The Land of Enchantment" in 1935 to encourage tourism to the state (source: statesymbolsusa.org). New Mexico became the 47th state of the United States of America in 1912. These movies have a connection with New Mexico. They are (partially) filmed there or it's a topic in the story. Which movie (or movie poster) do you associate the most with New Mexico? You may discuss the poll here Click here to vote for other States of America
Sexiest Female Villain
These female characters have the combination of sexy and evil at the same time. Which one is on the top? Discuss the list here!
AFI Greatest American Films
In 2007, a jury of 1,500 film artists, critics and historians, members of the American Film Institute determined that Citizen Kane (1941) remained the greatest movie of all time, followed by 99 American classics. Celebrating the 4th of July, which of the Top 25 Greatest American movies according to the AFI, is your favorite? After voting, you might discuss the list here
Parody Films Made by Me and Earl (and the Dying Girl)
In the film Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015), two of the lead characters, high schoolers Greg and Earl, love to make parody movies. Which of their titles is the funniest? Discuss the list here For more information and posters for some of the individual titles, go here: http://ew.com/article/2015/06/19/10-hilariously-clever-movie-parody-posters-me-and-earl-and-dying-girl/
Go Forth and Sin No More
They can be pure of heart, evil to the core,ordained, self-proclaimed, wise, or downright deceitful. Your choice is no endorsement for or against any relegion or belief. http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/flat/225877432 Choose the one, from the listed films, you find most fascinating.
In honor of Labor Day!
Labor Day in the United States is a holiday celebrated on the first Monday in September. It is a celebration of the American labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of workers. Which film related to the Labor Movement is your favorite? Discuss the list here
Gift of the Magi
In the short story "The Gift of the Magi", written by O. Henry, a young married couple deal with the challenge of buying secret Christmas gifts for each other with very little money. What do you consider to the most thoughtful or unusual gift given in a film? You may discuss the poll here.
Filmed in the Mojave Desert
Need desolate terrain. Need an alien landscape. A dusty trail for a Western maybe. Your final destination for desolation is only 125 miles away from Hollywood. The Mojave Desert. 319 Movie or TV Programs have had portions filmed in this desolate locale. Some of the most popular are listed here. What is your favorite? After voting, please discuss here.
Thomas Newman's Best Scores
We have now had polls rating the best musical scores on film by composers John Williams, Hans Zimmer, Danny Elfman, and James Horner. In continuing this study of modern composers, let's examine Thomas Newman. Newman has been composing for over 30 years and has over 100 credits and 12 Oscar nominations, yet tragically no Oscar wins. This is a list of films that Thomas Newman composed the score for. Selection is taken from his awards-nominated work, his highest grossing films, and his otherwise highly regarded scores. From this list, which film has your favorite Newman musical score? Discuss this here
20 Years Ago It Was Like This...
Which movie of the Top 250-1996 (with a current rating lower than 7.0) is the most surprising to encounter in this list? discuss list here
100 Years Behind the Scenes
All these photos are of a specific era from the last 100 years of film-making. Some have scenes and some do not have scenes in them. All are forever frozen in time's memory. What is your favorite Behind the Scenes Photo? After voting, please discuss here.
Best Sci-Fi Romance Movies
Which movie in the list is the best sci-fi answer on what romance is? (titles descended by release year) The poll may be discussed here.
Run-Off: The Best Film Titles Part I
Excellent prose sometimes seems to be a dying art. The film industry, at times, does its part to revive it with great screen plays and, every so often, with exquisite titles from various sources, including novels, poems, and songs. The titles below serve as oases in a desert of the vague and recycled stamp-ons like 'Deceived' and 'Shattered.' Enjoy the sound and substance of the words below and, instead of voting for your favorite movie, vote for your favorite title. This is Part I of a Run-Off Poll. Vote in Part II here. Vote in the Run-Off Final here. Discuss here
AMC's Greatest Movies of All Time
According to a public poll created by AMC, these are the top 35 of the 100 greatest movies of all-time as of October 2016. Which one of these do you think is the greatest? Discuss the poll here
Surprising titles of the Top 250
You may find it surprising, but all the following titles were present at least once in the Top 250. Today they all have a rating of 6.8 or less. Which movie surprises you the most to have been in the Top? Discuss here and see the list of all movies that have appeared on the IMDb Top 250 here! (list by dan_dassow) (Source: took.nl/250)