Poll: ... and the Oscar goes to... Space...
A poll by Silitonga
Results of 1,500 votes:
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
The Martian (2015)
Apollo 13 (1995)
Your Friday the 13th Watchlist
Which of these "13" titles is at the top of your list for 10/13/17? Discuss the list here * Minimum 2,000 votes and five stars; the Friday the 13th horror franchise is excluded
How about ending the film with an interrogation mark?
A question can be an interesting way to conclude a movie, either to keep a shadow of mystery, or to leave a few things open to our imagination, or even provide a few answers in a rhetorical way. So, which of these 25 concluding questions is the most memorable in your opinion? Discuss here
"There's crying with Tom Hanks !"
I just finished Philadelphia (1993) and again, what I consider one of the saddest movie endings ever, put me in the mood for an emotional poll dedicated to one of the most respected and beloved actor of his generation, good old Tom Hanks. So, which of these Tom Hanks movies made you cry the most? If you didn't cry, which one did you find the most moving? (oh by the way, it can be happy tears) Discuss here
25 Worst movie quotes to use (or hear) in intimacy ...
Now, that's quite a naughty one... and I'm not too proud of it, but here it goes: from this list of 25 classic movie quotes, all of them delivered in a totally unsexual context (this is why "I've had better" from LIAR, LIAR isn't on the list), which one, depending on who you are, would be the worst to use or to hear in intimacy? (some aren't that bad, but we all behave differently when it comes to these ... matters) Discuss this poll (like civilized adults) here
Race Against Time
In many cases, the protagonist(s) of a movie is facing a time-limit failing which he/she has to face dire consequences. Which film featuring the protagonist(s) in a race against time is your favorite? Discuss here
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
Which of these films set in a confined space would you most hate to be trapped in? Discuss the list here
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.
Top 25 five-word movie quotes ...
Favorite Ed Harris Film
This poll is made in celebration of Ed Harris' 70th birthday! (November 28) Which of these films with Ed Harris is your favorite? Discuss here
Best Real-Life Medal of Honor Movies or Mini-Series
Which movie or mini-series depicting a courageous action that led to the awarding of a Medal of Honor, Medal of Honor for Space or a similar congressional award is most heroic story? Memorial Day falls on the last Monday of May each year, it is a day intended to honor and remember those who have died while serving in the various branches of the U.S. military. Medal of Honor Day is celebrated each year on March 25th. Sources: cmohs.org, wikipedia.org Discuss the topic here.
Favorite Apollo Mission
"Houston, we have a problem." This famous (but erroneous) quote from the Apollo 13 space mission has become a popular way of indicating the emergence of an unforeseen problem. The Apollo program was an American human spaceflight program carried out by NASA, which succeeded in landing the first humans on the Moon from 1969 to 1972. There have been 17 Apollo missions in total. Which of the Apollos is your favorite on-screen mission? Discuss the list here
Best Space Movies Ever
All of these movies are set in space, which do you think is the best? Discuss Here
Patriotic Movies for Independence Day
Each year on July 4th, the US celebrates Independence Day, the anniversary of our country adopting the Declaration of Independence, which announced that the 13 original American colonies were coming together as a new nation, and were no longer part of the British Empire. Entertainment Weekly magazine has created a list of the "25 Most Patriotic Movies" to celebrate the birth of our nation. Which do you feel is most patriotic? Discuss the list here * all text descriptions of the films come directly from the original EW article
Fly Me to the Moon
Humankind was always seduced by the inaccessability of the moon. There was a big race for the moon in the 1960s. America and Russia, both had the goal to be the first nation to have sent a person to the moon. But the idea existed earlier. George Méliès had fantasies about the moon and even Jules Verne. When you look at cinematic moon fantasies in movies or movies about real events, which is your favorite moon movie? Tell me here.
Natural but villainous...
When it comes to natural elements, which one would you say provides the greatest thrills and makes the most spectacular disaster movies, as a setting or an "antagonist' (or both). Discuss here
Celebrating 2020 With 20 2h20min Movies!
The year is 2020!! Happy new year!! Let’s celebrate with these 20 films, with more than 20.000 votes, and a runtime of 2 hours and 20 minutes. Which movie is your favorite? You may discuss the poll here
Happy Hanksgiving, A Celebration of Tom Hanks
Hanksgiving is an event celebrated the fourth Thursday of each November since 2009. Often, it is confused with another holiday that falls on the same day, but Hanksgiving has its own traditions and menu. A typical celebration includes a Tom Hanks-inspired feast, the company of friends and family and binge watching Tom Hanks movie and TV series titles all day long. Which combination of a Tom Hanks-inspired menu dish/drink and Tom Hanks movie/TV series would you most like to have a helping of this Hanksgiving holiday? Celebrate Hanksgiving with these: Serious Eats Hanksgiving Recipes or Vulture Hanksgiving Recipes. A special thanks to yrnej, seriouseats.com and vulture.com for their suggestions. Discuss the topic here.
Hollywood's Most Patriotic Movies
Which of these 35 very patriotic Hollywood movies would be the best choice to watch (again) for Independence Day (July 04)? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
RUN-OFF Poll: 100 Greatest Movie Quotes (Part 3)
AFI (American Film Institute) produced a list of the 100 greatest movie quotes of all time We use this list for this poll. This is the run-off poll: In every poll there is 25 quotes, the first five in every poll will advance to the Final, in order to find out: What is the greatest movie quote ever? This is poll 3 of 4. The poll will end in 5/16 friday at 11 AM PST. Discuss here