Poll: Decades In Horror
A poll by DoctorBuster
Results of 2,689 votes:
The Thing (1982)
The Conjuring (2013)
The Mist (2007)
The Wolf Man (1941)
AMC's Greatest Movies of All Time
According to a public poll created by AMC, these are the top 35 of the 100 greatest movies of all-time as of October 2016. Which one of these do you think is the greatest? Discuss the poll here
Breaking the Fourth Wall
Imagine you’re sitting in a theater. There are three walls that surround the stage: on the left, on the right, and in the back. Between the audience and the stage exists this imaginary fourth wall, which separates the real world from the fictional world of the stage. So when a film breaks the fourth wall, that means the line has been crossed, there is no longer a boundary between what is real and what is fiction. The spectator is now taken out of the film world - they are purposely being made aware that they are watching a movie. What are some of the ways that a filmmaker breaks the fourth wall? The most common device is when a character turns to the camera and directly addresses the spectator. A film can also be meta, which means it is referencing itself. For example, a film within a film about filmmaking is another way to break the fourth wall. Which of the following movies that break the fourth wall did you like the most? After voting, discuss here.
Scariest Jump Scare
A jump scare is a technique often used in horror films and video games, intended to scare the audience by surprising them with an abrupt change in image or event, usually co-occurring with a loud, frightening sound. Which of these jump scares made you jump the most? SPOILERS AHEAD Discuss Here
Favorite score from AFI's 100 Years of Film Scores list?
Iconic Movie Themes
These movies have some of the most famous and memorable theme songs of all-time. This list only contains original themes from English language films but does not include musicals and sequels. Which of these films do you think has the greatest main theme? Discuss here.
Best Alfred Hitchcock Movie
Which movie directed by Alfred Hitchcock is your favorite? Discuss the list here!
Films Depicting "Multiple Personality Disorder"
Multiple Personality Disorder or Dissociative Identity Disorder is a severe condition in which two or more distinct identities, or personality states, are present in and alternately take control of an individual. The person also experiences memory loss that is too extensive to be explained by ordinary forgetfulness. Which of these films depicting Multiple Personality Disorder disease and its effects on the characters moved you the most? [Note: This poll contains spoilers.] Discuss the list here
30 Movies Bong Joon Ho Wants You to See
IndieWire made a list of Bong Joon Ho's Favorite Movies: 30 Films the Director Wants You to See, including picks from the director's top ten lists for Sight & Sound and Criterion and other sources. Which of Director Bong's favorites do you want to see next - or see again? Discuss this poll here
Halloween Face-Off: Horror Films in the Top 250
As of October, 2019, only four horror flicks reside in IMDb's Top 250 movies. They are listed, below, in alphabetical order. Which do you think is the scariest? Creep on over here to discuss.
Most Iconic Movie Endings
These Movies Leaved a Confusing, Sad, Disturbing, or Happy Feeling After We Watching It. Which of these iconic movie endings is your favorite? (This list only includes those that are rated 8.00 or more.) Discuss here
AFI Greatest American Films
In 2007, a jury of 1,500 film artists, critics and historians, members of the American Film Institute determined that Citizen Kane (1941) remained the greatest movie of all time, followed by 99 American classics. Celebrating the 4th of July, which of the Top 25 Greatest American movies according to the AFI, is your favorite? After voting, you might discuss the list here
From Scores to Tropes
Some original movie and TV scores* reached such an iconic status that they became classic standards defining very specific situations. Which classic movie/TV score would you say is the most iconic? After voting, you may discuss the list here *(which unfortunately disqualifies 2001 and The Sting)
If Classic Movie Quotes were Politically Correct
Well, if Political Correctness (PC) prevents us from making fun of sensitive issues, let's just hope that, as a thin consolation, we can at least make fun of PC itself. So, which of these 25 cases of PC applied to classic movie quotes do you think is the most ridiculously funny? Without telling you what to do, and just in case this poll raised your interest, you can have a little chit-chat here if you click on this link. Thank you in advance.
10 Favourite Alfred Hitchcock Movies
1899 - 1980 "Some films are slices of life, mine are slices of cake."
Scariest Horror Movie With No Jump Scares
Movies that have at least 25,000 votes are considered. Which among these horror movies with no jump scares is the scariest? Discuss here
The Best Horror Movies of All Time
Which of these top-rated horror movies is your favorite? • Note: Animated and comedy movies are excluded. Only movies with at least 50000 ratings on IMDb are considered. Discuss here
Non Best Picture Nominees from AFI's Best Pictures
Out of the 100 all-time greatest American movies according to the American Film Institute, only 24 were not nominated for the Best Picture Oscar despite the fact that they were eligible and had gained iconic status shortly after their release. Assuming that most of these movies deserved at least a Best Picture nod, which one, would you say, should have actually won the Oscar? In other words, which non-Best Picture nominee is your 'Best Picture'? Discuss here In addition, the Best Picture nominees for each year of release, in capital letters, the BEST PICTURE of the year, and in bold letters, a film that made the AFI's Top 100 (ironically, 11 of the featured years didn't have a single Best Picture nominee that made the AFI's Top 100).
Rotten Tomatoes: Top Classic Movies
Which of these top 35 classic movies, according to Rotten Tomatoes, is your favorite? Discuss here Other Genres: Mystery & Suspense | Art House & International | Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Poll Board Recommendations: Greatest Movie Scenes
There are endless amounts of great movie scenes, so to narrow it down the folks over at the poll board each suggested their favourites to make this list. Which do you deem to be the greatest? Discuss here Take the TV Poll here!
Top 20 "one-word" titled 1960's Movies
Which of IMDb's 20 highest rated 1960's movies with a one-word title, is your favorite? After voting, you may discuss the poll here. Vote Other Decades >>> 1970's