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Images That Speak a Thousand Words

Words are useless when you have visual power: infinite interpretations and strong emotions can be contained in one single image, one that speaks a thousand words. Speaking of "speaking", these are 35 cinematic still frames, all making eloquent statements and eliciting strong emotional reactions. Which image evokes the strongest response for you? Discuss the list here

Most beautiful movie wedding dress?

*I had to limit this to dresses that had images on IMDb, unfortunately. Special shout-out to Maria's dress in Sound of Music...alas, no photo on here! Discuss the list here

Gimme My Emmy: Award Winning Lead Actors without an Emmy Award

Since 1990, the following actors all won at least one Golden Globe for the Best Actor or Best Actress in a Lead Role in a TV Drama, and were all nominated for an Emmy, at least once, as well, for a lead performance in a TV drama. None has ever actually won an Emmy, however (as of September 17, 2016). Instead of voting for your favorite actor, which of these actors, without an Emmy, do you think has most deserved one? Discuss here.

2014 Golden Globes: Best Dressed Female

The stars got all dressed up to walk the red carpet at the 71st Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, January 12, 2014. And here are pictures of the popular female celebrities in their custom-designed gowns. Cate Blanchett, Amy Adams, Amy Poehler and Robin Wright may have taken home the gold statues for top acting honours, but who will you select for best dressed female? And now on to the nominees! Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/224509443

The Trials of Westley

Westley went from being a poor laboring farmboy to the Dread Pirate Roberts to the hero of 1987's The Princess Bride (1987). He endured many tribulations to eventually be with Princess Buttercup. Which challenge that he faced was your favorite? Discuss here.

They've Never Even Been Nominated!

It's hard enough to win an Oscar of the acting variety, but it becomes that much more elusive when you aren't even nominated to begin with! These actors have shown us their versatile talents on the big screen and we have certainly taken notice - The Academy, however, hasn't...for some reason. So which of these talented, that have never even been nominated for an Oscar, do you think has been unjustly overlooked by The Academy? After voting, you may complain about the Academy here.

Superhero Movie Death Scenes

Which superhero movie death scene was the most heartbreaking to you? Discuss the list here

On-Screen Injuries That Really Happened

No acting necessary with these moments; these actors really got injured in the following scenes. You know what they say: Sometimes you just CAN'T fake it! Which of these on-screen injuries that REALLY happened seemed most natural to you? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.

Primetime Emmy Awards 2017: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Which actress should win the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards 2017? Discuss Here

Golden Globes 2016: Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama

Which of the 2016 Golden Globe Award nominees for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama do you think should win? Discuss the list here

Snaky Spacey

Some are sleazy, wickedly funny & anti-heroic, and some are cunning & downright evil fellows. Which of these morally questionable characters played by the brilliant Kevin Spacey do you like the most? Discuss HERE

I Am Woman, Hear Me Roar!

Sunday, 8 March, is International Women's Day, and all of March is Women's History Month in the U.S., the U.K., and Australia. Which of the following female characters, some fictional but many based on real women, best represents women's liberation and the progress made? Discuss here. (All of these characters are adults; for a related poll of trailblazing girls, vote here.)

Bespectacled Characters (Part II-TV)

There are two kinds of bespectacled people in this world, those who can't see without their glasses, and those who can't be seen without. All the following characters or performers from TV shows seem to belong to the first category... and somewhat to the second, because we have trouble imagining them not wearing their iconic glasses... ...and being a bespectacled fellow myself, I felt the need to pay a tribute to characters from the big, and also the small screen, who wear glasses that are NOT sunglasses. So which of these bespectacled TV characters or real-life performers is your personal favorite? Discuss here

Primetime Emmy Awards 2016: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Which actress should win the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards 2016? Discuss Here

Classic Bridal and "Pieta" Carry Moments

The title refers to the act of carrying your beloved one (bridal carry) or a dead or an injured person (imitating the iconic 'Pieta' posture), in both cases, it's the same position, one person carrying another one with the legs under his/her arm and the other arm supporting the back. This position inspired many classic movie moments so which one is your personal favorite? Discuss here

In the Office

Workplaces are the settings of many TV shows, comedy and drama alike, and sometimes office sets may be one of the most important and recognizable elements of a show. Which of these TV offices would you want to work in? Discuss this poll here

Most Beautiful Actress Born in Texas

Since we all know that EVERYTHING is bigger, better, and more beautiful in TEXAS: Of the top 35 actresses on STARmeter born in Texas, which do you find the most beautiful (or think was most beautiful in her prime)? Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/flat/247302531 Note: The following older actresses were also born in Texas, but did not rank in the current STARmeter top 35 due to age, death, or retirement: Debbie Reynolds, Farrah Fawcett, Sissy Spacek, Morgan Fairchild, Kate Capshaw, Joan Crawford, Shelley Duvall, Jaclyn Smith, JoBeth Williams, Annette O'Toole, Carol Burnett, Anna Nicole Smith, Cyd Charisse, Carolyn Jones, Sharon Tate, and Phylicia Rashad (though all of these women were ranked in the top 100).

Emmys Poll: Who Will Win Best Actress in a Drama?

Who do you think has the best shot at the best actress Emmy for a drama series?

SAG Awards 2016: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series

Who should win the SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series at the SAG Awards 2016? Discuss Here

23rd Critics' Choice Awards — Best Actress in a Drama Series

Which of the nominees of the 23rd Critics' Choice Awards for 'Best Actress in a Drama Series' do you think should win? You may discuss the poll here