Poll: O', Brother, Sister, Who Art Thou?
A poll by horn-5
Results of 1,525 votes:
The Godfather: Part II (1974)
The Lion King (1994)
Rain Man (1988)
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)
10 Things I Hate About You (1999)
East of Eden (1955)
Winchester '73 (1950)
Legends of the Fall (1994)
On the Waterfront (1954)
A River Runs Through It (1992)
Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)
The Big Sleep (1946)
The Straight Story (1999)
Cat Ballou (1965)
Our Idiot Brother (2011)
Leave Her to Heaven (1945)
They Drive by Night (1940)
The Public Enemy (1931)
The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989)
Boys Town (1938)
Dead Ringer (1964)
Thunder Road (1958)
Duel in the Sun (1946)
Force of Evil (1948)
Track of the Cat (1954)
Cobra Woman (1944)
Gunman's Walk (1958)
Brotherly Love (1970)
A Stolen Life (1946)
Dead Men Walk (1943)
Western Union (1941)
Viva Zapata! (1952)
All the Brothers Were Valiant (1953)
20 pleasantly surprising entries in Gene Siskel's annual Top 10
Which of these 20 movies that made one of Gene Siskel's annual Top Ten (link to the late critics Ebert & Siskel's Top Ten lists) surprises you the most, in a pleasant way? Discuss here
Good vs. Good!
When good characters compete against bad characters it's easy to choose sides. But when good characters have to deal with good ones things can become complicated. In which of these situations with good characters competing against other good ones, was the most difficult for you to choose side? Discuss the list here!
Your IMDb Profile Top-Rated Genre?
Our IMDb profile contains a lot of interesting information about our movie and TV viewing habits. One of which is the breakdown of our Top-Rated Genres. (To find your top-rated genre: In the drop-down menu below your name on the upper right-hand side of the page, click on Your Profile. Under Ratings Analysis, click see more, and there it will list your average rating for each genre, starting with your highest rated at the top.) Now, let's return to the question: Which genre is your top-rated one? Corresponding titles were selected by the highest rated example of each genre with over 200,000 votes. (Lower threshold for the less popular genres). Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/224181973
Favorite film about a pianist?
Best Musical Performance by an Actor in a Film?
You may have seen the musical performances in the films below, but did you know that the actors were actually singing and playing instruments themselves? Some already had some musical chops and got to show them off onscreen; other actors actually learned their musical skills in a relatively short time for a particular film. Of the actors below, which do you think gave the best musical performance onscreen? (Note: Because so many actors either sing or play an instrument in a movie, only actors who both sing and play an instrument are included in this poll. Also, no actors who are primarily known as musical artists are included.) Discuss or applaud here.
Fictional Underdogs in Movies
An 'underdog' is a person or group with less power, money, etc., who is expected to lose in a contest or battle. Who is your favorite fictional underdog? Or, which underdog seems the most inspiring to you? You may discuss the poll here See also: Real Life Underdogs in Sports
Best of 2010s films
This is the list of movies from this decade (2010-2015) that are part of IMDb's TOP 250. What is the best movie from this list? Discuss the list
Split Two Faces Movie Poster
Which one is your favorite? Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/236520116
Invention of the Piano: 360th Anniversary
The inventor of the piano, Bartolomeo Cristofori, was born 360 years ago. What first comes to mind when you think about the piano? Share your thoughts here
Coolest Looking Tattooed Character
Which tattooed character looks the coolest? Discuss here http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/231315049
Let's Play Scrabble!
Many people know that if you score a word with all seven of your letters in the classic word game Scrabble, you get what is called a "Bingo.” Which of these 7-lettered movie titles, or “Bingo” films, are your favorite? [Please note: Minimum 10,000 votes for a film.] What's your move? Discuss (without showing your tiles) here.
"The . . . Boy" Films
These are movies with relatively short one, two, or three word titles that ends with last three letters of the last word "Boy" or "Boys". They usually begin with the word "The" or "That" and point to a specific characters in the film. Which film is your favorite? To discuss the list, click here.
What is your favourite fighting style?
What's your most favourite unarmed fighting style (martial arts) in the movies? Discussion thread : Here
Movie Sibling Duos
Which one of these sibling duo relationships on the big screen is your favorite? *No animated characters, and the siblings must be biologically related. Discuss here See also: TV Sibling Duos
Best Jazz Appreciation in a Fictional Jazz Movie
Which movie featuring a fictional jazz musician in a jazz themed backdrop do you like best for the jazz music? Discuss here.
Seattle on the Silver Screen
Summer 2018 marks the 25th anniversary of Nora Ephron's beloved rom-com Sleepless in Seattle (1993). While Seattle may be known for coffee, grunge music and throwing fish, there have also been a few films set there (though they aren't always filmed in Seattle). It's curious that despite it being a major US city, far less films have been made/set there than, say, Boston or Nashville or other cities of comparable or smaller size. Which of these films which were set AND filmed in Seattle is your favorite? Want to talk about it? Click here! * minimum 6.0 stars, 1,000 votes on IMDb
Favorite Four Word Named Title Group
From this list, what is your favorite four word title (movie or television) that names a group of people? Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/flat/233988143
Actual siblings playing siblings.
There are plenty of sibling actors out there but not often do they actually play siblings with each other in a film. Which of these rare cases did you like the most? Discuss the list here
Most Glaring Omission From Empire's The 301 Greatest Movies of All Time
In May 2014 Empire released their third greatest movies of all time list, voted for by over 250,000 readers. As always, there were some surprising omissions. Which of IMDb's 35 highest rated movies not in the list most deserves to be on the list? Excludes movies released after the list was published. Correct as of 09/02/15. Discuss it here
Best Jeff Bridges Movie
Jeff Bridges has played a diverse range of characters over his prolific film career. With the release of Bad Times at the El Royale (2018), I thought I would give you IMDb users the chance to vote for your favorite Jeff Bridges movie! So, which is your favorite? Discuss here after voting