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Poll: Silent Epics
A poll by DoctorBuster
Results of 1,054 votes:
Battleship Potemkin (1925)
The Birth of a Nation (1915)
The Phantom of the Opera (1925)
The Thief of Bagdad (1924)
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1925)
The Big Parade (1925)
Die Nibelungen: Siegfried (1924)
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923)
October (Ten Days that Shook the World) (1927)
Classic "Terrified" Shots
Which of these classic "terrified" shots is your favorite? Don't be scared, cast your vote and discuss the list here
The Phantom is HERE!
Which of the following Gaston Leroux adapted phantoms gave the most chilling performance? [Raoul & Christine] Say you'll share with me your love of this tragic figure Say the word and we will read you Share each opinion with us, each night, each morning... [Tsarstepan] You will curse the day you did not do! All that the Tsar asked of you!
A Play Within a Movie
From this list of films that feature a stage play within the story, which play would you want to see? Vote at the Live Poll and Discuss!
"feelings of trust or affection felt in certain cases of kidnapping or hostage-taking by a victim toward a captor." Which movie best depicts Stockholm Syndrome? Discuss Here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/238989647
Face Reveal Scenes in Movies
These films were filled with action, suspense and some considerable character development, but many were shielding us from knowing the faces of one of its chief subjects. And when that moment finally came, it was often climactic and surprising. Maybe it was finally unveiling the ugliness the character always tried to hide or maybe it was a subtle cue that the character, and their secrets, have now been, or will be, revealed in the story. Which of these face reveal scenes satisfied you the most? Discuss the list SPOILER: here.
The Best Slasher Movie
Movies that have at least 10,000 votes and an IMDb rating of at least 6.5 are considered Which among these do you think is the Best Slasher movie? Discuss here
Favorite rock musical?
Discuss the list here
Broadway to Hollywood Musical Adaptations
Wicked (????), Miss Saigon (????), The Book of Mormon (????) and tt1623740 are poised to be the next in a long line of Broadway to Hollywood success stories. Which big musical became even bigger when it flipped coasts? Which musical movie based on a successful Broadway stage play became the best Hollywood movie adaptation? * Broadway or Off-Broadway Discuss the topic here.
Joel Schumacher: A Look Back
Say what you want about Joel Schumacher but his legacy will not be "falling down" with his sad passing, his directing theatrical work equals the "number 23", including the famous and yeah... even the infamous. In homage to Joel Schumacher, which of his contributions to film-making did you most enjoy? After voting, you might discuss the list here
Best Early Halloween/Horror Films
Which of these pre-1940 horror films suitable for viewing on Halloween do you consider the best? After voting, please discuss here.
Favorite Modern Musical?
Which is your favorite musical movie of the 21st century? After voting, please discuss here.
I Know That (Creepy) Smile!
Fake, evil, and menacing, or just plain creepy. Which smile looks most memorable to you? SMILE! And discuss it here!
Your Favorite Music Genre
What is your favorite music genre? Discuss
Best of Both Worlds: Color and Black & White
Which of these movies utilized black & white and color film to achieve the best creative mix of both technologies? Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/223599793
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!
Universal's Classic Monsters
Universal's Classic Monsters are one of the most recognizable monsters of all time. From Count Dracula portrayed by Bela Lugosi to Frankenstein's Monster portrayed by Boris Karloff. Now which of these classic monsters is your favorite? Discuss here
Favorite 'The __ of the __' Title?
Which **TITLE** of a movie in the form of 'The [insert word] of the [insert word]' sounds the most appealing to you? Ignore your opinions of the films themselves. Also vote for your favorite: 'The __ and the __' Title | 'A __ in the __' Title After voting, you can discuss here
Title Role Performances — Last Name Titles
These movie titles contain the last name of the main character from the movie, without any additions. Whose title role performance is your favorite? You may discuss the poll here See also: Title Role Performances — First Name Titles Title Role Performances — Full Name Titles
Before the Oscars: Best Picture of 1925
Which one of these Silent Films from 1925 would have won an Oscar if the Oscars had existed? After voting, please discuss 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.