Thursday, May 30, 2013

Which Disney animated horse is your favorite? - Results

A TsarStepan suggestion got the following results:

Maximus from Tangled - 7 votes, 19.44%
Bullseye, Jessie's Horse from Toys Story 2 & 3 - 6 votes, 16.67%
Philipe, Belle's and her father horse from Beauty and the Beast - 6 votes, 16.67%
Pegasus in Hércules - 5 votes, 13.89%
Angus, Merida's horse in Brave - 3 votes, 8.33%
Samson, Price Phillip's horse from Sleeping Beauty - 3 votes, 8.33%
Captain, the farm horse in 101 Dalmatians - 2 votes, 5.56%
Achilles, the horse from captain Phoebus in The Hunchback of Notre Dame - 1 vote, 2.78%
Cyryl Proudbottom, The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad - 1 vote, 2.78%
Khan, the Fa family's horse from Mulan - 1 vote, 2.78%
Horace Horsecollar from the classic Disney shorts. - 1 vote, 2.78%

I think this has been the closest poll since we started this, also for the second time all the options got at least 1 vote.

A total of 36 votes were collected.

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Useful link for poll

If you want to see the Time's article in which may 28 poll is based you can do it at this link:

Who is your favorite Star Trek captain? - Results

As Star Trek Into Darkness opened in theaters, Rafael_M suggested this poll that has set a new record of voters and that has broken the 100 voters mark for the first time, 154 votes were collected and the results were as follows:

Captain Jean-Luc Picard (Patrick Stewart) from Next Generation - 63 votes, 40.91%
None of these can top the original Captain James T. Kirk (William Shatner) - 44 votes, 28.57%
I'll pick young Kirk (Chris Pine) from Star Trek (2009) & Into Darkness (2013) - 19 votes, 12.34%
Captain Sisko (Avery Brooks) from Deep Space Nine - 17 votes, 11.04%
Captain Kathryn Janeway (Kate Mulgrew) from Voyager - 7 votes, 4.55%
My favorite Captain from the Star Trek universe is not on this list. - 2 votes, 1.3%
Captain Jonathan Archer (Scott Bakula) from Enterprise - 1 vote, 0.65%
Captain Christopher Pike (Bruce Greenwood) from Star Trek (2009) - 1 vote, 0.65%

Despite the vote record and his status as the first captain from this loved series Captain Christopher Pike (Jeffrey Hunter) the original Captain from the pilot episode of 1966 got 0 votes.

Two aditional facts, if you add the votes of the classic Kirk and the young Kirk, then he and Jean-Luc Picard would have tied on the first place.

This poll managed to collect over 1% of the votes given to the last IMDb homepage poll, not bad considering our limited ways of promotion, remember to support the return of the IMDb daily poll at the links on the right side of this page, and to send your suggestions for future polls.

Sunday, May 26, 2013

Which is your favorite tv series set in the state of Maine? - Results

TsarStepan suggestion was focused on tv series located in this northern state of the US were a quite different series have taken place, the results were as follows:

Once Upon a Time (2011-present) - 32 votes, 44.44%
Dark Shadows (1966-1971) - 18 votes, 25%
Murder, She Wrote (1984-1996) - 11 votes, 15.28%
Haven (2010-present) - 4 votes, 5.56%
Maine is too rural for me - 3 votes, 4.17%
Kingdom Hospital - 2 votes, 2.78%
The Dead Zone (2002-2007) - 1 vote, 1.39%
The Gjost and Mrs. Muir (1968-1970) - 1 vote, 1.39%

Aditionally Little seen tv series documentary Incredible Maine (2007-present) got no votes.

This poll has established a new record of participation with a total of 72 votes collected.

Friday, May 24, 2013

Starting today

Starting today a new poll each two days, four active polls at any moment and eight days to vote on each poll.
You can either visit the page each two days and vote for the one new poll, or visit weekly and vote on the four open polls at once.

Don't forget to post your suggestion for polls you'd like to see featured at the IMDb daily poll board and to support the return of the daily poll to the IMDb homepage at the links featured at the right side of this blog.

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Which of the 10 W questions is more important to you when watching a film? - Results

A poll suggested by Dan Dassow based on the jjournalistic questions got the following results:

What Happened? - 11 votes, 37.93%
Who is Starring in the movie? - 6 votes, 20.69%
Who is the director? - 5 votes, 17.24%
Which characters do I care more about? - 3 votes, 10.34%
Who is it about? - 1 vote, 3.45%
Who wrote the script? - 1 vote, 3.45%
When did it take place? - 1 vote, 3.45%
Why did it happen? - 1 vote, 3.45%

Aditionally who did the soundtrack and were did it happen got no votes.

A total of 29 votes were collected.

Monday, May 20, 2013

Who is your favorite Felix Leiter? - results

As part of the recurring characters in the James Bond mythos, one of the most important is CIA agent Felix Leiter, who has been a part of the cinematographical Bond saga since the first moment.
Several actors have played this carácter and we asked you which one of them is your favorite. The results were:

David Hedison (License To Kill, Live and Let Die) - 8 votes, 28.57%
Jeffrey Wright (Casino Royale, Quantum of Solace) - 7 votes, 25%
I'm not a James Bond Fan - 5 votes, 17.86%
Jack Lord (Dr. No) - 4 votes, 14.29%
Cec Linder (Goldfinger) - 2 votes, 7.14%
Rik Van Nutter (Thunderball) - 1 vote, 3.57%
Michael Pate ("Casino Royale" episode at Climax Mystery Theater - 1 vote, 3.57%

John Terry from The Living Daylights, Bernie Casey from Never Say Never Again and Norman Burton from Diamonds Are Forever didn't manage any votes.

AS total of 28 votes were collected.


Saturday, May 18, 2013

Which is your favorite creature created by Ray Harryhausen? - results

Special effects and stop motion famous creator passed away on may of 2013. As a homage we run this poll asking which of his creations is your favorite.
The results were:

The Living Skeletons of Jason and the Argonauts (1963) - 9 votes, 33.33%
The Cyclops from The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958) - 4 votes, 14.81%
The Goddess Kali from The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1974) - 3 votes, 11.11%
I know who he was but I'm not familiat with his work - 3 votes, 11.11%
The Dinosaurs from One Million Years B.C. (1966) - 2 votes, 7.41%
Ray Harry Who? - 2 votes, 7.41%
Joe from Migthy Joe Young (1949) - 1 vote, 3.7%
The Rhedosaurus from The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953) - 1 vote, 3.7%
The Giant Octopus from It Came From Beneath the Sea (1955) - 1 vote, 3.7%
The Venusian Ymir from 20 Millions Miles to Earth (1957) - 1 vote, 3.7%

Aditional options which included the flying saucers from Earth vs. Flying Saucers, The Harpies from Jason and the Argonaust, The Kraken and the Medusa from Clash of Titans and The Allosaurus from The Valley of Gwangi got no votes.

A total of 27 votes were collected.

RIP Ray Harryhausen.

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Which of these films features the most memorable bus ride? - results

Ten movies with famous scenes occuring at buses were selected to ask you which of them is your favorite. The results were:

Speed (1994) - 10 votes, 40%
Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987) - 4 votes, 16%
It Happened One Night (1934) - 3 votes, 12%
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) - 3 votes, 12%
The Graduate (1967) - 2 votes, 8%
Midnight Cowboy (1969) - 2 votes, 8%
Forrest Gump (1994) - 1 vote, 4 %

Dirty Harry, A Bronx Tale and Hearts and Souls didn't manage to collect votes.

A total of 25 votes were collected.

Monday, May 13, 2013

How Often Do You Eat Popcorn at a Theatre? - Results

The first Aluminum_foil suggestion was about one of the habits more associated with movies, eating popcorn.
To the question of how often do you eat it at the movie thater the resukts were:

Rarely, But I indulge once in a while - 12 votes, 44.44%
Never, I don't like it or can't afford it - 6 votes, 22.22%
Always, it's a staple whenever I see a movie - 5 votes, 18.52%
Usually, but I occasionally pass - 2 votes, 7.41%
Sometimes, it depends on the type of movie and/or my hunger level - 2 votes, 7.41%

A total of 27 votes were collected.

This poll also marks the first time that every option available manages to collect votes.

Remember to post your poll suggestions at the IMDb daily poll board.

Saturday, May 11, 2013

Which is your favorite Carey Mulligan Performance? - Results

Suggested by TsarStepan. Carey Mulligan has become a popular actress since her oscar nomination for An Education and this weekend her latest film, The Grest Gatsby opened in the United States.

The Results were:

As Jenny in An Education - 7 votes, 25.93%
As Sally Sparrow in "Blink" episode of Doctro Who - 5 votes, 18.52%
As Sissy in Shame - 5 votes, 18.52%
As Irene in Drive - 4 votes, 14.81%
As Ada in Bleak House - 2 votes, 7.41%
As Winnie Gekko in Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps - 1 vote, 3.7%
As Kathy in Never Let Me Go - 1 vote, 3.7%
I dislike her performances so far - 1 vote, 3.7%
I think she will be better in The Great Gatsby - 1 vote, 3.7%

The rest of her performances in: The Greatest, Pride & Prejudice, When Did You Last See Your Father?, Public Enemies, Brothers, Northanger Abbey, My Boy Jack and The Amazing Mrs. Pritchard didn't manage to collect votes.

A total of 27 votes were collected.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Which is Your favorite major subgenre? - results

This poll suggested by ElMaruecan82 was first featured on Facebook, but we also posted it here.

To the question of which is your favorite major subgenre the resultes were:

Detective - 6 votes, 23.08%
Slashers - 5 votes, 19.23%
Historical Epic - 5 votes, 19.23%
Spaghetti Western - 3 votes, 11.54%
Other - 3 votes, 11.54%
Spoof Comedy - 1 vote, 3.85%
Super Hero - 1 vote, 3.85%
Space Opera - 1 vote, 3.85%
Caper - 1 vote, 3.85%

Disaster movies and Romantic comedies finished with no votes despite the fact that they include many popular movies.

A total of 26 votes were collected.

Monday, May 6, 2013

Which Is Your Favorite Robert Redford 70's Movie? - Results

The first Jalapenoman posted suggestion was Which is your favorite Robert Redford 70's movie. The famous actor made 12 films in that decade, including some of his most praised jobs.

The results were:

The Sting (1973) - 11 votes, 55%
All The President's Men (1976) - 3 votes, 15%
Three Days Of The Condor (1975) - 2 votes, 10%
Little Faus and Big Halsy (1970) - 1 vote, 5%
Jeremiah Johnson (1972) - 1 vote, 5%
The Way We Were (1973) - 1 vote, 5%
The Great Waldo Pepper (1975) - 1 vote, 5%

The Hot Rock, The Candidate, The Great Gatsby, A Bridge Too Far and The Electric Horseman didn't manage to collect any votes in a poll that had a clear winner.

A total of 20 votes were collected.

Saturday, May 4, 2013

Out of the movies with at least 550,000 votes which is your favorite? - Results

This second poll suggested by Dan Dassow has managed an early record of votes with 47 persons giving an opinion, let's hope we can turn this number into a regular number of voters soon.

The results were:

The Dark Knight (2008) - 9 votes, 19.15%
The Godfather (1972) - 7 votes, 14.89%
Shawshank Redemption (1994) - 6 votes, 12.77%
Pulp Fiction (1994) - 6 votes, 12.77%
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Rings (2001) - 5 votes, 10.64%
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) - 4 votes, 8.51%
The Fight Club (1999) - 3 votes, 6.38%
The Matrix (1999) - 3 votes, 6.38%
Avatar (2009) - 2 votes, 4.26%
Forrest Gump (1994) - 1 vote, 2.13%
The Dark Knight Rises (2012) - 1 vote, 2.13%

Despite being very popular films both in terms of number of votes and by user rating Se7en (1995), Inception (2010) and The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) didn't manage to collect any votes.

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Who Is Your Favorite Actor Who Was a Regular at Neighbours? Results

Our first oficial poll was a suggestion by Yrnej. Neighbours is a long running australian tv series which was featured many actors from that country. Some of them have traveled to Hollywood obtaining world recognition, we asked you which of them was your favorite and the results were:

Guy Pearce: 7 votes 50%
Kylie Minogue: 3 votes 21.43%
Alan Dale: 1 vote 7.14%
Natalie Imbruglia: 1 vote 7.14%
Jesse Spencer: 1 vote 7.14%
I Preffer Another Actor: 1 vote 7.14 %

Additionally Radha Mitchell, Liam Hemsworth, Margot Robbie, Dichen Lachman and Sianoa Smit-McPhee didn't manage any votes.

A total of 14 persons participated in this poll.