Poll: Funniest Comedy Film of the '50s
A poll by Hoekkie
Results of 374 votes:
Some Like It Hot (1959)
Singin' in the Rain (1952)
The Ladykillers (1955)
Roman Holiday (1953)
Pillow Talk (1959)
The Court Jester (1955)
White Christmas (1954)
Monkey Business (1952)
Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy (1955)
Mon Oncle (1958)
The Seven Year Itch (1955)
Funny Face (1957)
Monsieur Hulot's Holiday (1953)
The Lavender Hill Mob (1951)
The Long, Long Trailer (1954)
Bud Abbott Lou Costello Meet the Invisible Man (1951)
We're No Angels (1955)
Road to Bali (1952)
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1953)
The Titfield Thunderbolt (1953)
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957)
Lost in Alaska (1952)
Smiles of a Summer Night (1955)
I'm All Right Jack (1959)
Your Past Is Showing (1957)
Son of Paleface (1952)
Scared Stiff (1953)
Guys and Dolls (1955)
Big Time Operators (1957)
The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956)
Laughter in Paradise (1951)
Wink, Wink, Nudge, Nudge, Know what I mean?
When you heard the title (without knowing what it is), which one pretty much remind you of some kind of sexually related things/titles... Discuss it here
AFI's Top 10 Romantic Comedy
AFI defines “romantic comedy” as a genre in which the development of a romance leads to comic situations. Which of these is your favorite "romantic comedy" film? Discuss here
I Want to Go There on My Next Holiday!
Which of these films shot on location in beautiful places would most entice you to pack your bags and hop on the next plane to see the place for yourself? Discuss the list here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/thread/224568695
Imagine the same poster with another movie's title ...
(Inspired by hb's 'double features' poll) Imagine if we kept the same movie poster, but replaced the original title by one from another film. Which of these 35 combos would be the funniest? (Interesting fact, Presidents of the United States inspired many interesting options) Discuss here
The Golden Age of Hollywood — The 1950s
Which of these Golden Age of Hollywood movies of the 1950s from the IMDb Top 1000 list, is the most era-defining in your opinion? After voting, you may discuss the poll here. The 1940s << The Golden Age of Hollywood
35 oldest movies of TOP 250
As of 16/12/14, which of the 35 oldest movies in the IMDb Top 250 is your favorite? Discuss the list
Most Quotable Romance Movie of All Time?
Which film do you think is most worthy of this title? Discuss Here
Most Romantic Romance of the 20th Century
Which of these highest rated romances of the 20th century is the most romantic? After voting, you may discuss the poll here. Also vote for: Most Romantic Romance of the 21st Century
AFI Top 18 Romantic Movies
"Films whose "passion" have enriched America’s film and cultural heritage while continuing to inspire contemporary artists and audiences."... according to the American Film Institute, here is the legacy left by the Top 100 most romantic American movies of all time. Celebrating Valentine's Day of 2018, which of the top 18 most iconic romances according to the AFI is your favorite? After voting, you may discuss the list here
The Pink Poster
The color might look too girly, syrupy or just uncool, but seriously, many movie posters looked pretty pretty in pink (or pinkish colors, let's not get too chromatically technical). Here's a list of famous or memorable movie posters where we can arguably say that pink is the predominant or most "notable" color. Which of these "pink" posters is your personal favorite? Pink your poster, and after voting, you can say what you pink about the poll on the following pink...uh, I mean link...
Best Movie on IMDb Top 250's Shadow List
Most of these movies spent the majority of the past twenty years listed on the IMDb Movie Top 250. Despite, their lengthy stays as fixtures in the IMDb Top 250 these movies have been replaced by newer, more popular, more worldly and higher rated options in recent years. The Shadow 100 is comprised of movies that have disappeared from the IMDb Top 250 but have been on it the longest. Given the IMDb Top 250's eligible movies pool growth, its widening international scope, its higher inclusion thresholds and the nature of voting for movies: The likelihood of any of these movies reclaiming a Top 250 spot is slim. Which select Shadow 100 movie* not currently listed in the IMDb Top 250, but formerly a long time IMDb Top 250 member, would you rate the highest? * listed in order of IMDb Top 250 recurrence, Source: IMDb Movie Top 250 Shadow 100 After voting, See Your IMDb Movie Answer Option Ratings or Discuss the Topic Here.
Favorite Edith Head Oscar Nominated/Winner for Costume Design
Edith Head was nominated for thirty-five Academy Awards for Costume Design, winning eight times. Many years, she competed against herself for the award (actually winning both sides of a tie in 1951). Which of the movies costumed by Edith Head do you think had the best costuming? Discuss here: http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/flat/254103288 Note: Edith was parodied in The Incredibles as "Edna E. Mode," the character that the Parr family goes to for their super costumes.
Oscar Nominated Films by William Wyler
Which Oscar nominated film directed by William Wyler is your favorite? Discuss the list here
Oh Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
Cyndi Lauper once sang,"Girls Just Wanna Have Fun". These titles are loosely centered around girls or women that are having fun. (Singular or Plural apply.) Which is your favorite? After voting, please discuss here.
Romance Movies Set in Italy
Which romance movie set in Italy is your favorite? Discuss the list here!
Walking Around Rome
Below are titles about Rome and the Roman Empire. Which is the best? After voting, discuss here.
Women in White Dresses
Which of these characters in a white dress is your favorite? *No women with wedding dresses Discuss the list here!
Early to Screen and Early to Laugh
This is a list of Earliest Comedy Feature Films With At Least 25000 Votes which includes the period of 1921-1961. Which of the following movies do you like the most? After voting, discuss here.
Films That Will Inspire You to Travel
Whenever I’m planning a trip I love to see if there are any movies filmed or set there. And even if I’m not planning a trip, nothing satisfies wanderlust more than a movie full of quaint towns and beautiful scenery (even if only for a little while)! Below is a list of movies that will inspire you to travel to a certain city, or have an interesting journey. Which of the following movies did you enjoy the most? After voting, discuss here.
Best Black & White Best Picture Oscar Nominee
Which of these select* Oscar-nominated Best Picture movies initially released entirely or mostly in black & white is the best? * Well-deserving movies were selected based on these combined factors: IMDb vote totals (well seen), popularity, Meta Critic Scores, AFI 100 rank, IMDb ratings rank, iconic status, and other top ranks on established all-time lists. (minimum 30,000 IMDb votes) After voting, discuss the topic here.