Poll: The Best 80s Erotic Thriller
A poll by ElMaruecan82
Results of 501 votes:
Blue Velvet (1986)
Fatal Attraction (1987)
Body Heat (1981)
9½ Weeks (1986)
Angel Heart (1987)
Body Double (1984)
Dressed to Kill (1980)
Cat People (1982)
Wild Orchid (1989)
Sea of Love (1989)
American Gigolo (1980)
Black Widow (1987)
Dead Ringers (1988)
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)
Bad Timing (1980)
Call Me (1988)
Kill Me Again (1989)
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Which of these 25 animal-themed quotes do you think is the most memorable? Discuss here The quotes should : - - -
Battle of the Sexes
Which of these battle of the sexes in films do you want to cheer on? Discuss here
Unauthorized Remakes, Adaptations, Sequels and Cash-Ins
These films range from well-known classics to bottom-of-the-barrel trash, but they all have one thing in common: they draw heavily and obviously from a previous work without the permission of that work's owner. Which of them does the best job of putting it's own spin on the source material? Discuss this list here
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Movie names that have become part of everyday speech?
Which do you use most (or are you most likely to use)? Discuss the list here
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Miss Close is in the company of many other great film stars who never won an Oscar for acting. But what film should Glenn Close have won an Oscar for? Discuss here.
The Zoo as a Movie Set
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Favorite 1940s Fantasy Film
Was it because the war made people question the afterlife or because the after-war made them consider the precious, futile or somewhat volatile value of life; who knows? But let's just say that there was definitely something magical, disturbing or enchanting in the cinematic air of the 1940s... from animated music to costumed horror, whether in family-oriented dramas or heavenly comedies. So, which of these Fantasy movies of the 40s is your favorite? After voting, you might discuss the list here
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Favorite 1980's movie to make the cover of Time Magazine?
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