Poll: S Like Sci-fi
A poll by ElMaruecan82
Results of 576 votes:
Sci-Fi Classics of the Year 2049
The release of Blade Runner 2049 (2017) seems like a nice opportunity to make a hypothetical chronological leap to the titular year and think of all the great non-franchise sci-fi movies released in the last 5 years. Which of these sci-fi movies is the most likely to be regarded as a classic in the year 2049? After voting you may discuss the list here
Face-Off: Bong Joon-ho's English Movies
What is your favorite English-language movie directed by Bong Joon-ho? Discuss here
Your House Floats, Rolls, or Flies?
These are not the traditional stereotypical houses built on land and normally stay in one place. In fact, most, not all, but definitely most of these houses or homes can travel. Which of these films or television shows that feature a non-traditional, alternative housing is your favorite? Sorry, since land has very little to do with these homes, real estate agencies can’t list their lots here, but it seems that dealers in mobile housing and marinas can..
10 Years After Katrina: The Film Disaster Most Due to Human Error
The end of August is the ten year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and the tragic flooding of New Orleans. Most experts agree that Katrina was influenced by human behavior and certainly the catastrophic damage to New Orleans was largely due to human failure to prepare and react effectively; the films on this list also illustrate human error or negligence. If human beings can prevent some devastating effects of otherwise (or seemingly) natural disasters, films on the subject can be instructive. Which of the following movies depict the most egregious human error? Discuss here
New Year’s Day or Eve Films
At this time of the year, there are a lot of polls about Christmas movies or Oscar predictions or best films of the year. But what about films that have New Year’s Day or New Year’s Eve in them? Well, here is one now (or another one, if someone else has done one). Which of these films that have New Year’s Eve or day is your favorite? If you want to join the countdown, this where they are singing “Auld Lang Syne” and to quote one of the films, ”Kissing the old year out. Kissing the new year in.”
Chris Evans and Comic Book Movies
It may be hard to believe but before Chris Evans's Captain America became so iconic, the actor played in a total of 15 Comic Book movies. Which movie do you like the most? Discuss Here
Underrated Sci-Fi Movies (2000-2015)
These following sci-fi films since 2000 deserve to have a larger audience, higher ratings and a large amount of popularity among cinephiles, especially sci-fi geeks. Which of these underrated sci-fi films is your favorite? Or if you haven't seen one of these, which of these would you want to watch? Discuss here
It's a Small World After All
Using more than one language in a single film can accomplish many things, including illustrating how interconnected we all are, no matter where on the globe we may be or to what culture or cultures we may belong. Each of the following films uses two or more languages. Whether by creating authenticity, enhancing atmosphere, or showing how "small" and interdependent the world is, which movie uses the changing languages to best effect? After voting, please feel free to discuss here. Vote in another "Multilingual Movies" poll here. Note: The list only includes films with real and not fictional languages, with at least 20,000 votes, and with at least a 7.0 rating.
Which Film Best Defines Modern Society
This is a list of films with social themes relevant to modern society. Which prophetic film do you feel best represents the state of the modern world? Discuss/Make Suggestions Here!
Favorite Ed Harris Film
This poll is made in celebration of Ed Harris' 70th birthday! (November 28) Which of these films with Ed Harris is your favorite? Discuss here
Love It or Hate It
These movies are known to be divisive; either you LOVE the movie or you HATE the movie. Which movie do you really LOVE? You may discuss the poll here
'All Aboard... Your Favorite Train Flick
Of these films, with trains as a central setting or plot device, which is your favorite? (With the exception of 'Hugo,' which was added at the end, films are listed in alphabetical order.) After voting, discuss here
Best Population Movie
World Population Day is an annual event, observed on July 11 every year, which seeks to raise awareness of global population issues. Which do you think is the best movie that deals with overpopulation or population control? Minimum of 1,000 votes. Discuss the poll here
Best Film From Bong Joon-Ho
Which of the following films from South Korean director, Bong Joon Ho, is his best work to date? Let's discuss the oeuvre of this underrated director over here.
Best Cli-Fi or Climate Change Movie Climax
Cli-Fis, short for climate fiction, are an emerging sub-genre of science fiction focused on climate fiction in novels, movies and television. The genre's main manifestations are climate disaster movies and dystopian climate based movies. The genre even has it's own awards called "The Cliffies". Which Cli-Fi genre or climate change themed dramatic movie is the most climactic? *excludes documentaries Discuss the topic here.
Which of these cinematic frozen landscapes would make for the utterly absurd yet still hypnotically watchable Disney On Ice show? Grab your winter jackets, your wool hat, and best gloves. It's going to be cold yet superhotexciting in this ice rink tonight!
The Lunar eclipse on July 27, 2018 will be the longest total lunar eclipse of the 21st century. Also, Planet Mars will be the closest it has to Earth in 15 years on the same night. Christian conspiracy theorists and doomsday preachers said that the moon will take on a deep red hue during a total lunar eclipse, an event supposedly foretold by the Bible and claims about the coincidence as the start of an apocalyptic era. “But concerning that day and hour no one knows, not even the angels of heaven, nor the Son, but the Father only." Matthew 24:36 Which of these movies that are set in post-apocalyptic time is your favorite? Get ready here
The Best Underseen Movies of 2013
These are the most popular feature films from 2013 rated at least 7.1 with only a limited theatrical release and less than 25,000 votes (but over 1000 votes to ensure a more accurate average) - in other words, they're underseen! Which of these movies are you most likely to recommend more people see? Using theatre counts from Box Office Mojo, 600 theatres or less counts as a limited release only. (Not counting 2013 releases that will be opening wide in early 2014). Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/224062629
Tech Noir 2010s
Tech noir is a hybrid genre of film noir and sci-fi. Also known as future noir and science fiction noir. Here is a list of popular and upcoming tech noir films. Which is your favorite? Discuss the list here
Best of Bong Joon-ho and Song Kang-ho
What is your favorite Bong Joon-ho movie starring Song Kang-ho? Discuss here