Poll: Best Director's Debut 2018
A poll by joesiegel
Results of 825 votes:
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)
A Star Is Born (2018)
Eighth Grade (2018)
Sorry to Bother You (2018)
Mortal Engines (2018)
The Guilty (2018)
Den of Thieves (2018)
Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018)
12 Strong (2018)
Mary Queen of Scots (2018)
Teen Titans GO! To the Movies (2018)
Half Magic (2018)
The Grinch (2018)
James Horner's Best Scores
We have now had polls rating the best musical scores on film by composers John Williams, Hans Zimmer, and Danny Elfman. In continuing this study of modern composers, let's examine James Horner. Horner has been composing for over 30 years and has over 150 credits and 2 Oscars to his name. This is a list of films that James Horner composed the score for. Selection is taken from his awards-nominated work, his highest grossing films, and his otherwise highly regarded scores. From this list, which film has your favorite Horner musical score? Discuss this here
Best Production Based on Works by Dr. Seuss
Dr. Seuss has inspired many people with his works, especially kids. That's why there are multiple movies and some shows based on his works. The most popular is The Grinch but there are more productions out there and they are equally excellent. On this poll are included movies, TV movies and TV shows Which one of the following productions based on Dr. Seuss works remains your favorite? After voting, please discuss here.
Most Seussian Supporting Character Portrayal?
Benedict Cumberbatch portrays the latest incarnation of The Grinch out in theaters, 9 November 2018 (USA). The Grinch (2018) is described by Variety as a retelling “true to the Seussian spirit.” Which of these Dr. Seuss supporting character movie portrayals do you think is the most Seussian* of them all? *having a playfully inventive or outlandish quality typical of a Dr. Seuss work (excludes leads Grinch, Cat in the Hat, Lorax, and Horton) Discuss the topic here.
United Colors of 2018
Why have these particular 2018 movies been selected for that poll? Well, let's just say they formed a nice looking bunch, didn't they? So, which of these 2018 posters would you have hung in your room? After voting, you might discuss the list somewhere over the poll board...
The Worst Movie Remakes Ever
...are probably coming to screens in the next few years. Here are the details of several upcoming remakes. Which do you think sounds the worst? Discuss the list here
The Most Special of the TV Christmas Specials
Of the traditional TV specials* that are customarily aired every year around the holidays, which do you consider to be the most special? Reminisce, celebrate, or discuss here. * TV movies or TV shorts with an IMDb rating of at least 6.5 (Except for the first five, all shows are listed in alphabetical order.)
Disqualified IMDb All-Time Top 250 Movies
These movies are the forgotten stepchildren of the IMDb Movie Top 250, all at one time where members of this exclusive club. But times change and so did the rules, as documentaries and short films are no longer eligible for inclusion. It is tough enough to get in and stay in the IMDb Top 250, so restricting it to 'true' movies was the right move. Which documentary or short film that once was in the IMDb Top 250 is your favorite? Discuss the topic here. .
IMDb Poll Board's Favorite Christmas Movies
Which of the movies below the IMDb Poll Board selected as their favorite Christmas movie is most likely to get you to deck the halls and jingle (the) bells? Discuss the list here
Christmas in the Summer Time
The original version of "Miracle on 34th Street" was actually released to theatres in May of 1947 (nowhere near the Christmas season) and was a box office hit. Which of these eight great holiday classics would you be most willing to watch this many months from the Yuletide Season? Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/flat/230751569
December 24, 2018 marked the 200th anniversary of the first performance of "Silent Night" (German: "Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht"). Father Joseph Mohr asked Franz Xaver Gruber, schoolmaster and organist in the nearby village of Arnsdorf, to compose music to lyrics he wrote when the church organ was damaged. The song was first performed with guitar accompaniment for the Christmas Eve mass. In which of these films was "Silent Night" most effectively used? After voting, please discuss here.
Memorable Angela Lansbury Performances
Angela Lansbury celebrated her 95th birthday on 16-October-2020. Which of her performances do you find most memorable? Alternately, if you are unfamiliar with her work, which performance would you most like to see? After voting, please discuss here. See also: Favorite Angela Lansbury performance?
Favorite Movie Directed by Ron Howard
Academy Award-winning filmmaker Ron Howard just celebrated his 65th birthday. He is one of this generation's most popular directors. Which movie directed by Ron Howard is your favorite? Discuss the list here
Which of these Christmas posters is your favorite? Discuss this poll here
Which of the 10 lowest-rated movies that grossed over $200 million in the U.S. least deserves to be among the lowest-rated? See the original list here. Discuss it here
Face-Off: Who-rific Grinch Portrayals
Which portrayal of the Grinch do you think is the best? After voting, discuss the topic.
Directors Working Against Type
Over the years, some directors famous for certain types of films have dabbled in making other types of films, either in different genres then the ones they are famous for, or utilizing a different tone than they are usually known for. Of the following films on this list, which seems to be the most off-kilter joining of project and director? Discuss the list here
When I Hear "Who," I Immediately Think Of
When I think of a character named "Who," the first one to come to my mind is...... Discuss this list here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/flat/222709517
Your favorite Christmas cartoon?
Including stop-motion animation titles as well. Discuss here.
Most Anticipated Animation of 2018
Which animated movie are you most looking forward to? Discuss Here
The Box Office 2018
Below is a list of the top 35 earners on the worldwide box office in terms of million US dollars (as of the end of 2018). Click here to see the source. Which of the films that have made this list - in their positions based on amount earned - is the biggest surprise (over/underperformed)? After voting, you may discuss the poll here. The Box Office 2017 <<< Also Vote On