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Poll: Fictional Underdogs in Movies
A poll by Hoekkie
Results of 1,223 votes:
Die Hard (1988)
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
Star Wars (1977)
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
The Karate Kid (1984)
Million Dollar Baby (2004)
The Hunger Games (2012)
8 Mile (2002)
"Bad News Bears" Tatum O'Neal,Quinn Smith , David Pollock,Chris Barnes, Walter Matthau 1976 Paramount
Kung Fu Panda (2008)
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)
Monsters University (2013)
School of Rock (2003)
Major League (1989)
Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
A Time to Kill (1996)
Larry B. Scott
Revenge of the Nerds (1984)
Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004)
Real Steel (2011)
Run Fatboy Run (2007)
The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005)
Brandon Quintin Adams
Garette Ratliff Henson
The Mighty Ducks (1992)
Hana Mae Lee
Pitch Perfect (2012)
Michael B. Jordan
Greatest dance scene in a non-musical?
Discuss the list here
The Things I Do for Love
Which of these actions proves love? Discuss the list here!
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.
Bespectacled Characters (Part I: Movies)
There are two kinds of bespectacled people in this world, those who can't see without their glasses, and those who can't be seen without. All the following characters from Live-Action Movies seem to belong to the first category... and somewhat to the second, because we have trouble imagining them not wearing their iconic glasses... ...and being a bespectacled fellow myself, I felt the need to pay a tribute to characters from the big, and also the small screen, who wear glasses that are NOT sunglasses. So which of these bespectacled movie characters, real or fictional, is your personal favorite? Discuss here
Which Trio You Would Like to Join? (Part 2)
Which of these groups of three would you most like to join up with? Part 1 here! Discuss the list here!
These talented auteurs all exhibit a near instantly recognizable style in their films - so recognizable in fact, that it doesn't take their viewers long to know whose film they are watching upon beginning. This could mean recurring themes, special effects or a general tone with which we've come to associate these directors. Rather than asking which director is your favorite, which of these director's trademarks do you find MOST RECOGNIZABLE? Source: http://www.cinelinx.com/topics/director-trademarks.html After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
How Do You Like Your Cowbell?
Got a fever, and the only cure is more cowbell? Well, which of these songs is your favorite method of administering your dose? Discuss here
Futuristic Movie Soldiers
Which of these futuristic/Sci-Fi movie military characters is your favorite? *Included some ex-military characters Discuss here
Young people are the future of the society. Here are some movie characters who demonstrated the courage to speak or act against norms of the society. Sometimes they even had to fight their inner demons and come on top. Which of these characters would you choose as the youth icon? Discuss the poll here
Nerdiest looking female character
Which female character with 'glasses' looks nerdiest? Discuss here - http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/231045905
When you add '-ing' to movie titles...
... which one do you find the funniest? *inspired by 9gag After voting, you may discuss the pollING here.
Favorite quote from the Star Wars Universe? (PART I)
George Lucas' Star Wars Saga is well known for its rich world of characters, planets, spaceships, creatures and quotes. Which of these quotes from the Star Wars Universe is your favorite? LIVE POLL nr. 2 Discuss here.
Best Movie Fraternity/Sorority
A fraternity is defined as a group of university/college boys who share a bond of brotherhood. Similarly, a sorority is a chiefly social organization of women students at a college or university. Both are usually designated by Greek letters and are known to throw some lavish parties. From the list below, which of these memorable movie fraternities/sororities would you choose to party at with your buddies for a night? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Iconic Movie Catchphrases
We may not remember the entire movie, but we definitely remember the line and that's because they transcended the scripts they were from and became a part of us forever. This will NOT include superhero catchphrases, as that has been done here. Which iconic movie catchphrase do you think is most MEMORABLE? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Best Fictional School / College in A Movie
Which of these fictional movie schools / colleges would you like to attend? Enroll in your class here *school for ordinary people only Fictional School for Non-Ordinary People: VOTE HERE
Which boxer ever portrayed in a movie is your favourite? After voting,please discuss here.
Little Miss Sunshine Face-Off: Moonee vs. Olive
Summer is here, in the northern hemisphere, but these two characters, Olive and Moonee, are on film to provide sunshine all year round. With dysfunction all around them, they move full steam ahead with their innocence and shiny optimism. Olive is the protagonist from 'Little Miss Sunshine,' and Moonee, the heroine of 'The Florida Project,' lives in the official "sunshine state" and if any child could embody that banner for the state, it would be her. Which of these unstoppable, brave, and sweet little girls do you think spreads the most sunshine to cinema? After voting, feel free to discuss 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
Characters of the Plant Kingdom (Part 1)
These well known movie and TV characters have the same first name as a plant, flower or tree. Who is your favorite? *full English name of plant, maximum five characters per plant Discuss here See part 2 here.
Who are the IMDb poll voters? What qualities do we have in common? And what is our strongest characteristic? The results of this poll will give us the answers. Which personal characteristic describes you the best? You may discuss the poll here