Poll: The Best 1990s American Movie
A poll by Dibyayan_Chakravorty
Results of 1,366 votes:
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Pulp Fiction (1994)
Fight Club (1999)
Schindler's List (1993)
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
Forrest Gump (1994)
The Matrix (1999)
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Jurassic Park (1993)
The Lion King (1994)
American Beauty (1999)
The Big Lebowski (1998)
The Usual Suspects (1995)
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
L.A. Confidential (1997)
Good Will Hunting (1997)
The Green Mile (1999)
The Truman Show (1998)
Reservoir Dogs (1992)
Toy Story (1995)
Before Sunrise (1995)
Beauty and the Beast (1991)
American History X (1998)
Dances with Wolves (1990)
Twelve Monkeys (1995)
The Sixth Sense (1999)
In the Name of the Father (1993)
The Twenty Five Greatest Films in History
As of April 23, 2016, the list below contains the 25 films in the History genre with the most votes and at least a rating of 7.0. Which do you think is the greatest film in the history (genre)? Discuss the list here
IMDb All-time Top 250: The 1990s
Only fourteen films have been ranked in every IMDb Top 250 year end list (1996-2014) and were made in the 1990s. Which one do you consider the best? 1980s <<< Vote Other Decades >>> 1920s Discuss the list here
90s Movie to TV Series
Now that Fargo (2014) is running in its first season, Hannibal (2013) is in its second, and pilots/TV series have been ordered for 12 Monkeys (2015) and The Truman Show, which other 1990s movie classic (from the IMDb Top 250) do you most want to see as a TV series? If none, which one do you think has the most story potential for a full blown series? Discuss the list here.
What year did you register to IMDb movie-wise?
... or another way to know the average 'seniority' on IMDb (or at least among the poll voters). Discuss here Each year is represented by its highest-ranked movie..
Most Tear Inducing Closing Song To A Movie:
Which of these movies has the saddest closing song? Discuss the list here
Hollywood, don't even think about remaking or rebooting this classics! Or else, you're going to be in big trouble! Sometimes you just can't beat the original, so why even try? These movies (1999-below) are best well-known to be a classic and proved to be untouchable because it already have all of its perfection we we're looking for in a film. Do you remember when Hollywood decided to remake Hitchcock’s “Psycho”, one of the greatest film of all time, and it fails because it never captures the greatness of its original? Well, we hoped that these films won’t have the same fate like that one. Which of these classic films you don't want Hollywood to remake or reboot it? Note: I’m excluding animated films like “Toy Story” and franchises that have inspired spinoffs or expanded universes like “Star Wars.” And I’m also excluding classic films that already have a remake, like “Psycho”. Discuss here
Do you rate a film based on your taste or to effect its rating?
When you rate a film on IMDb do you rate based on your tastes or do you try (more realistically hope) to affect it's overall user rating on IMDb? Discuss the list here
Movies You Love, but Dictators Hate
Which of these select movies banned during a past or present authoritarian regime or dictatorship* is your favorite forbidden film? Sources: Wikipedia, The Economist *Democracy Index Scale 0-4 After voting, discuss the topic here.
Best "Best Picture" 1990 - 1999
What is the best "best picture" of this decade? Discuss here
Back to the Ancestors
According to the German Wikipedia site, the first commercial cinematic presentation for an audience was 123 years ago on the first of November in 1895 a.d. on bioskop-format in the Berliner Wintergarten in Berlin, Germany. Worldwide: Doc Brown lends you his DeLorean with a proper flux capacitor and two loads of plutonium to travel 100 years back in time to the year 1918, when movies were young, and then back. What movie - as selected by the IMDb poll board users - rated 7/10 or higher with at least 10.000 votes - would you most likely show your fellow countrymen in past time to see their reactions and tell us later? Contribute or discuss here.
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
Movies Based on Booker Prize Winning Novels
These movies are based on Booker prize winning novels. Which adaptation produced the best script? Discuss the poll here
Movies at 25 in 2018
Movies released in 1993 are now 25 years old. This poll includes the top rated 35 of the 3,393 movies released in 1993. Which one of these is your favorite? After voting, you may discuss the poll here. 2017 << Movies at 25 in >> 2019 Also vote for: Movies at 50 in 2018 | Movies at 75 in 2018
Best Movie That Scores an A+ with Audiences?
A coveted A+ from Cinemascore movie audiences is a rare occurrence. A+ scores mean strong word of mouth business, repeated viewings and are the best industry guarantee of box office success. Since 1982, about eighty films have received the top mark averaging to about two movies per year. Cinemascore A+ Rated Movie List Which select film that scores a rare A+ Cinemascore with movie theater audiences would you grade 'top of its class'? Discuss the topic here.
What sort of war movies do you like?
From the earliest days of film people have been making movies about war. What sort of war movies do you find the most engaging? Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/247333072?p=1
Favorite Modern Black & White Film
The beauty of black and white in modern cinema. Films that are (mostly) entirely shot in black and white from the last 25 years are listed. Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/nest/222797864
Best "Best Picture" of the last 35 years
Out of these best pictures of the last 35 years, which one is your favorite? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
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
Top 25 ten-word movie quotes...
As of June 22, 2016, the IMDb polls have reached TEN MILLION VOTES. Celebrating this great event, which of these 25 TEN-word movie quotes do you think is the most memorable? Discuss here
The movies that are as good as the original books?
We all know some great movies are made from the books (or stories), but do we know are they so great in terms of the sources from which they were adapted? So, vote here for the movie that you think translated the best the intentions of the author of the original work. I chose book adaptations that have IMDB rating higher than 8, but you are free to suggest new movies that you think were as great as the books themselves. Discuss the list and add your suggestions here! P.S. The poll is sorted in alphabetical order, so not to make any movie "better" than the other. This would be simply your opinion on what do you think was really well adapted book or story.