Poll: Voyeuristic Movies
A poll by Eagles90
Results of 1,678 votes:
Rear Window (1954)
The Truman Show (1998)
American Beauty (1999)
Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
The Lives of Others (2006)
Blue Velvet (1986)
Peeping Tom (1960)
The Conversation (1974)
Body Double (1984)
Love Exposure (2008)
Being John Malkovich (1999)
One Hour Photo (2002)
The 'Burbs (1989)
Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)
Alone with Her (2006)
Wings of Desire (1987)
Red Road (2006)
Blue Thunder (1983)
Blow Out (1981)
The Osterman Weekend (1983)
Most Depressing / Disturbing Movie Endings
Not necessarily just some tragic or sad ending, these movies leaved an uneasy feeling after watching it. Which movie ending disturbed you the most? If you don't find your movie, mention it here
Most Intelligent Screenplay of the Last 20 Years
Did you know the word 'intelligent' came from 'inter lego', which in Latin means "reading between"... and when you do read between the lines provided by these screenplays, you're able to measure the extent of 'intelligence' as a power and sometimes, a complex element of interaction with the matters of the heart, of life and social environment. The following movies, all released in the last twenty years, were Oscar-nominated for Best Original or Adapted Screenplay and if they don't all deal with "intelligence" or the things of the mind, they have an educational value of their own and they respect OUR intelligence enough not to overloook them. So, which of these Oscar-nominated screenplays of the last 20 years was the most intelligently written? Think well, vote and discuss the list here
30 Movies Bong Joon Ho Wants You to See
IndieWire made a list of Bong Joon Ho's Favorite Movies: 30 Films the Director Wants You to See, including picks from the director's top ten lists for Sight & Sound and Criterion and other sources. Which of Director Bong's favorites do you want to see next - or see again? Discuss this poll here
Favorite lesbian couple in film?
Discuss the list here
Oscar-Nominated Movies at 20 in 2019
Which of these Oscar-nominated English-speaking movies released in 1999 is your favorite? After voting, you might discuss the list here
The Most Fascinating Fantasy of the 1990s
Which of these 35 top rated non-animated Fantasy movies of the 1990s do you find the most fascinating? After voting, you may discuss the poll here. Most Fascinating Fantasy >> 2000s
Quotable Fantasy Classics
Most fantasy films are remembered for the splendor of their special effects, their heart-pounding action sequences, the enchantment they provide for children from 6 to 60 or the durability of a saga that made the audience grow with the characters. These standalone fantasy classics are as enduring as any "franchise" (trilogies and beyond) but it's fair to say that what makes them so memorable is how damn quotable they are. Which of these fantasy classics would you say is the most quotable? After voting, you might discuss the list here (trilogies or franchises aren't included because they're not quotable but because it would be either unfair to put them in the same balance of judgment with stories that have only "one" cinematic offering or difficult to pick which opus of the saga is the most quotable to be considered the right representative)
Films That Play With The Concept Of Reality
Which of these films, that play with the nature or perception of reality, do you think has the most intriguing approach towards storytelling ? Discuss this here.
IMDb Poll Board's Worst Ending in Films
There are endings in films that make us cry, laugh, or just leave us satisfied. But there are some that makes us cringe, disappoint us and make us hate the movie even more. The IMDb Poll Board members have given their worst and most hated ending in films. Which of these do you agree the most? It doesn't matter if the ending was widely considered as a great ending, all people have different tastes. Discuss here
The Bechdel test is used to identify gender bias in fiction. A work passes the test if it features at least two women who talk to each other about something other than a man. Commentators have noted that a great proportion of contemporary works fail to pass this threshold of representing women. Which of these films best epitomize the ideals of the Bechdel test? You may discuss this poll here?
No... That's Not Weird At All ..
Which of these following films did you think was the most weird or obscure? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
1999: An Existential Journey
1999 was quite an exhausting existential journey, featuring many stories whose protagonists questioned the meaning of their existence, rebelled against the alienation of modernity, went into drastic changes in their lives or engaged themselves in harrowing, sometimes tragic, sometimes insightful, but always fascinating, existential quests. Simply said, which 1999 'existential' film fascinated you the most? After voting, you may discuss the list here The texts are all excerpts from the reviews of the late Roger Ebert, to whom this poll is dedicated.
Keyword Poll: Magical Realism
a style of writing, films, art, etc. that mostly represents life as it really is but with some events or features that are magical or supernatural– magical realism (Cambridge) Here are the top 25 highest rated feature films (with more than 1000 votes) with the IMDb keyword magical-realism. Which one do you think is the best combination of magic and realism? Discuss here after voting
Movies With the Funniest/Weirdest Looking Posters?
Choose your favorite from these funny/weird looking posters for films. Or suggest more here-Discuss the list here
Switching bodies with someone else may sound good at the time, but walking in another person's shoes isn't all what its made out to be as proved by many of these movies. Which film used the plot device of body swapping the best? Discuss here.
Best Sean Penn Movie
August 17, 2020, is Sean Penn's 60th birthday. Which Sean Penn movie is your favorite? Discuss here
Jumanji Me into a Movie: Fantasy
What Fantasy movie would you like to be Jumanji'd/transported into? If you would be so bold, tell us what movie you voted for and what character you wanted to be, right here. No fibbing! Don't be scared! No one will know....
Alternate Storylines for Famous Films - Part IV
Which of these alternate plots, based on the titles of the films, do you find the most appealing? Discuss the list here See PART 1 here See PART 2 here See PART 3 here See the JAMES BOND EDITION here See also: Movies Told from a Different Character's Perspective
To Sequel or Not to Sequel: That Is the Question
Whether 'tis nobler to suffer the sequel and The slings and arrows of an outrageous suggestion, Or to be a champion for a noble idea, and by not opposing them? Which of these movies would you most like to see as a sequel? After voting, please discuss here.
Memorable Existential Comedies
Who said comedies couldn't be deep and meaningful? Sometimes, there's more than ha-ha's behind comedies; humor can be the best medium to speak deep and powerful statements about life, to make us question our own existence, or even provide a life-changing experience. So, which of these existential comedies* most affected the way you felt about life? After voting, you may discuss the list here (some are comedy-dramas but you got the point)