Poll: 2015 Critics' Choice Awards - Best Picture
A poll by BoltBait
Results of 4,035 votes:
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
Gone Girl (2014)
The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
The Imitation Game (2014)
The Theory of Everything (2014)
The Best Film About Journalism
This is a list of films focusing on journalists/reporters. Which is your favorite? Discuss Here
Scary Movie Characters That Never Killed
They might have looked the part, but these horrifying characters didn't actually kill anyone the entire movie they were in. Now that's something! Which of these scary movie characters, that never killed any characters in their film, were you the most FRIGHTENED OF? Or perhaps, which one scares you the most? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
2015 Oscar Predictions: Best Picture
Which film do you think will win next year's (2015) Oscar for Best Picture? Discuss the list here [NOTE: This poll was first published on Oct. 17, 2014 and includes options that are no longer in contention. Please find the official poll of the final nominees here: http://www.imdb.com/poll/cCeHBW2OExg/] Also Available: 2015 Oscar Predictions: Best Animated Feature
Excuse My French Movie Titles
When an English-language movie is released in France, the title can remain as it is or it can be translated into French. But sometimes a title in English is "translated" into another title in English, but for the French audience. Often the new title is close to the original one, but it also may give some strange titles... What the "ooh la la" do they think they're doing? Which one of these new English titles "à la Française" is your favorite? After voting, you can "tchat" here.
Movies That Become Scarier in Black And White
Monochrome possesses an inherently creepy vibe to it; being cast in shadows and darkness, it can be the setting of our deepest fears and nightmares. These films were shot in color but, due to their dark themes and creepy subject matter, may have fared quite well in B&W. Which of these films do you think would make the most interesting transition to black and white? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Order a Sequel
Which of these 2014 releases do you want a sequel for? Discuss your choice here
The Best All-but-Oscar Performance?
The eight actors below are the only actors to receive a Golden Globe, SAG, BAFTA and Critics' Choice Award nomination for the same performance and then fail to be nominated for an Oscar for that role. Which performance do you think most deserved to also receive an Oscar nomination? Feel free to talk about it here.
Actors Who Went to The Extremes For Their Roles
Which of these actors went to the furthest extremes for their role? Discuss here
Oscars 2015: Best Actor Snubs
Which is the greatest snub in the Best Actor in a Leading Role category at the 2015 Oscars? For context, here are this year's nominees: Steve Carell for Foxcatcher, Benedict Cumberbatch for The Imitation Game, Bradley Cooper for American Sniper, Michael Keaton for Birdman, Eddie Redmayne for The Theory of Everything Discuss the most unforgivable Oscar snub of the year here
Most Badass Movie Characters ?
These are some of the most badass movie characters. Badass can be defined in a few ways, one of those definitions being an impressive and admirable person. This poll’s usage of the word does not connote admirable behavior; rather it’s meant as fierce, competent in their task, and intimidating. Which one of these characters do you think is the ultimate badass? Discuss here ______________________________________________________ Live Poll: Part II
Movies Where the Villain is the Hero
Who said the villain couldn't be the hero? Of course, the term is to be taken very loosely... in its "main protagonist" sense, and let's forget about gangster and horror pictures where it's pretty much a genre-defining trope. Which of these movies where the bad guy is the main character is your favorite? After voting, you might discuss the list here
2014 in the Top 250
The following 2014 films have reached the Top 250 at least once, which of them do you think is more likely to remain or return to the list within 10 years? Poll by Pencho15 Discuss at Discuss here
A Single Nomination, Oscars 2015
Which film that earned just a single nomination for the 87th Academy Awards do you most want to win it's nomination? Discuss it here
Which movie about media manipulation / exploitation do you find most intriguing? Discuss Here
On-Screen Injuries That Really Happened
No acting necessary with these moments; these actors really got injured in the following scenes. You know what they say: Sometimes you just CAN'T fake it! Which of these on-screen injuries that REALLY happened seemed most natural to you? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Alternate Storylines for Famous Films - Part II
Which of these alternate plots, based on the titles of the films, do you find the most appealing? Discuss the list here See PART 1 here See PART 3 here See the JAMES BOND EDITION here See also: Movies Told from a Different Character's Perspective
The Best Movie Villains of 2014
Which of the below characters do you believe to be the best movie villain of 2014? Discuss Here
Greatest Movies Where the Bad Guy Wins
Which of these movies, where the bad guy or the villain wins in the end, depicted the Evil Triumph scene in the best way? After voting, you may discuss the poll here. Vote for the first part poll here.
Movie Threat That Scares You the Most
So imagine you're going up against one of these movie characters and they bark a threat that could frighten even the bravest of people. Which of these movie threats would scare you the most? Dedicated to long-time IMDb user and quote master ElMaruecan82. After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Best Original Screenplay, Oscars 2015
Which of these nominees most deserves to win the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay ? Discuss it here