Poll: Best Cinematography Winners in IMDb Top 250
A poll by Hoekkie
Results of 9,631 votes:
La La Land (2016)
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Barry Lyndon (1975)
There Will Be Blood (2007)
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
Apocalypse Now (1979)
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
Schindler's List (1993)
Gone with the Wind (1939)
American Beauty (1999)
The Third Man (1949)
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
On the Waterfront (1954)
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Favourite Criterion Collection title in the IMDb Top 250.
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Highest Grossing Foreign Language Films
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No... That's Not Weird At All ..
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IMDb Top 250 Foreign Language Film (Non Animated)
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