JFF: Favorite film linked to favorite actor on IMDb Daily Poll Board by film - Part 3

by dan_dassow | created - 02 Jul 2011 | updated - 27 May 2013 | Public

This is a variation of the game six degrees of Kevin Bacon. The objective of the game is to start out with a film then name your favorite actor in that film. To continue, the next person names their favorite film not already mentioned with the last actor named and their favorite actor in that film not already mentioned. You can play as many times as you want, but have to wait at least one turn or 24 hours.

Threads: [link]http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/nest/180786095[/link] (expired) [link]http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/nest/185051490[/link] [link]http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/nest/189207968[/link] [link]http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/nest/194042350[/link] [link]http://www.imdb.com/board/bd0000088/nest/198368295[/link]

Also see: JFF: Favorite film linked to favorite actor on IMDb Daily Poll Board by actor - Part 1 JFF: Favorite film linked to favorite actor on IMDb Daily Poll Board by actor - Part 2 JFF: Favorite film linked to favorite actor on IMDb Daily Poll Board by actor - Part 3 JFF: Favorite film linked to favorite actor on IMDb Daily Poll Board by film - Part 1 JFF: Favorite film linked to favorite actor on IMDb Daily Poll Board by film - Part 2 JFF: Favorite film linked to favorite actor on IMDb Daily Poll Board by film - Part 3 Game Summary Spreadsheet on Google Docs 3055

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1. Spaceballs (1987)

PG | 96 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

46 Metascore

A rogue star pilot and his trusty sidekick must come to the rescue of a Princess and save the galaxy from a ruthless race of beings known as Spaceballs.

Director: Mel Brooks | Stars: Mel Brooks, John Candy, Rick Moranis, Bill Pullman

Votes: 162,303 | Gross: $38.12M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0094012[/link] is [link]nm0001548[/link] which links to [link]tt0097428[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

2. Ghostbusters II (1989)

PG | 108 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy

56 Metascore

The discovery of a massive river of ectoplasm and a resurgence of spectral activity allows the staff of Ghostbusters to revive the business.

Director: Ivan Reitman | Stars: Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis

Votes: 172,138 | Gross: $112.49M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0097428[/link] is [link]nm0000601[/link] which links to [link]tt0478311[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

3. Knocked Up (2007)

R | 129 min | Comedy, Romance

85 Metascore

For fun-loving party animal Ben Stone, the last thing he ever expected was for his one-night stand to show up on his doorstep eight weeks later to tell him she's pregnant with his child.

Director: Judd Apatow | Stars: Seth Rogen, Katherine Heigl, Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann

Votes: 336,813 | Gross: $148.73M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0478311[/link] is [link]nm0421822[/link] which links to [link]tt0910936[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

4. Pineapple Express (2008)

R | 111 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

64 Metascore

A process server and his marijuana dealer wind up on the run from hitmen and a corrupt police officer after he witnesses his dealer's boss murder a competitor while trying to serve papers on him.

Director: David Gordon Green | Stars: Seth Rogen, James Franco, Gary Cole, Danny McBride

Votes: 300,476 | Gross: $87.34M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0910936[/link] is [link]nm0290556[/link] which links to [link]tt0151738[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

5. Never Been Kissed (1999)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

60 Metascore

A newspaper reporter enrolls in high school as part of research for a story.

Director: Raja Gosnell | Stars: Drew Barrymore, David Arquette, Michael Vartan, Molly Shannon

Votes: 79,011 | Gross: $55.47M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0151738[/link] is [link]nm0000604[/link] which links to [link]tt0338751[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

6. The Aviator (2004)

PG-13 | 170 min | Biography, Drama

77 Metascore

A biopic depicting the early years of legendary Director and aviator Howard Hughes' career from the late 1920s to the mid 1940s.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett, Kate Beckinsale, John C. Reilly

Votes: 315,033 | Gross: $102.61M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0338751[/link] is [link]nm0000295[/link] which links to [link]tt0389860[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

7. Click (2006)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

45 Metascore

A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to overrule his choices.

Director: Frank Coraci | Stars: Adam Sandler, Kate Beckinsale, Christopher Walken, David Hasselhoff

Votes: 289,236 | Gross: $137.36M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0389860[/link] is [link]nm0001191[/link] which links to [link]tt1201167[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

8. Funny People (2009)

R | 146 min | Comedy, Drama

60 Metascore

When seasoned comedian George Simmons learns of his terminal, inoperable health condition, his desire to form a genuine friendship causes him to take a relatively green performer under his wing as his opening act.

Director: Judd Apatow | Stars: Adam Sandler, Seth Rogen, Leslie Mann, Eric Bana

Votes: 110,467 | Gross: $51.86M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt1201167[/link] is [link]nm0051509[/link] which links to [link]tt0266543[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

9. Finding Nemo (2003)

G | 100 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

90 Metascore

After his son is captured in the Great Barrier Reef and taken to Sydney, a timid clownfish sets out on a journey to bring him home.

Directors: Andrew Stanton, Lee Unkrich | Stars: Albert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres, Alexander Gould, Willem Dafoe

Votes: 892,153 | Gross: $380.84M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0266543[/link] is [link]nm0402032[/link] which links to [link]tt0110116[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

10. Immortal Beloved (1994)

R | 121 min | Biography, Drama, Music

The life and death of the legendary Ludwig van Beethoven. Besides all the work he is known for, the composer once wrote a famous love letter to a nameless beloved, and the movie tries to ... See full summary »

Director: Bernard Rose | Stars: Gary Oldman, Jeroen Krabbé, Isabella Rossellini, Johanna ter Steege

Votes: 22,051 | Gross: $9.91M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0110116[/link] is [link]nm0000420[/link] which links to [link]tt0102116[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

11. The Indian Runner (1991)

R | 127 min | Drama

A Vietnam vet comes home to his small town and finds himself in conflict with rules that his brother has vowed to uphold.

Director: Sean Penn | Stars: David Morse, Viggo Mortensen, Valeria Golino, Patricia Arquette

Votes: 7,986 | Gross: $0.19M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0102116[/link] is [link]nm0000099[/link] which links to [link]tt0145531[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

12. Stigmata (1999)

R | 103 min | Horror

28 Metascore

When a young woman becomes afflicted by stigmata, a priest is sent to investigate her case, which may have severe ramifications for his faith and for the Catholic Church itself.

Director: Rupert Wainwright | Stars: Patricia Arquette, Gabriel Byrne, Jonathan Pryce, Nia Long

Votes: 61,771 | Gross: $50.05M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0145531[/link] is [link]nm0000321[/link] which links to [link]tt0120152[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

13. Smilla's Sense of Snow (1997)

R | 121 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

45 Metascore

A 6 y.o. Inuit boy runs off a snowy roof in Copenhagen and dies. Smilla, a half Inuit who lives in the building and knows the boy, looks into it. What makes an acrophobic boy run up on the roof? The clues take her to Greenland.

Director: Bille August | Stars: Julia Ormond, Ona Fletcher, Agga Olsen, Patrick Field

Votes: 13,126 | Gross: $2.22M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0120152[/link] is [link]nm0000566[/link] which links to [link]tt0421715[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

14. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)

PG-13 | 166 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

70 Metascore

Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.

Director: David Fincher | Stars: Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Tilda Swinton, Julia Ormond

Votes: 552,177 | Gross: $127.51M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0421715[/link] is [link]nm0000093[/link] which links to [link]tt0103074[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

15. Thelma & Louise (1991)

R | 130 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

88 Metascore

Two best friends set out on an adventure, but it soon turns around to a terrifying escape from being hunted by the police, as these two girls escape for the crimes they committed.

Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis, Harvey Keitel, Michael Madsen

Votes: 125,637 | Gross: $45.36M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0103074[/link] is [link]nm0000133[/link] which links to [link]tt0116908[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

16. The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996)

R | 121 min | Action, Crime, Drama

44 Metascore

A woman suffering from amnesia begins to recover her memories after trouble from her past finds her again.

Director: Renny Harlin | Stars: Geena Davis, Samuel L. Jackson, Yvonne Zima, Craig Bierko

Votes: 68,806 | Gross: $33.33M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0116908[/link] is [link]nm0001556[/link] which links to [link]tt0120689[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

17. The Green Mile (1999)

R | 189 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy

61 Metascore

The lives of guards on Death Row are affected by one of their charges: a black man accused of child murder and rape, yet who has a mysterious gift.

Director: Frank Darabont | Stars: Tom Hanks, Michael Clarke Duncan, David Morse, Bonnie Hunt

Votes: 1,053,773 | Gross: $136.80M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0120689[/link] is [link]nm0003817[/link] which links to [link]tt0190138[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

18. The Whole Nine Yards (2000)

R | 98 min | Comedy, Crime

47 Metascore

A struggling dentist's life is turned upside down when a famous gangster moves in next door, and his wife convinces him to inform a notorious mob boss about the gangster's whereabouts.

Director: Jonathan Lynn | Stars: Bruce Willis, Matthew Perry, Rosanna Arquette, Michael Clarke Duncan

Votes: 105,091 | Gross: $57.26M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0190138[/link] is [link]nm0001605[/link] which links to [link]tt0117247[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

19. One Fine Day (1996)

PG | 108 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

The lives of two strangers and their young children unexpectedly intersect on one hectic, stressful day in New York City.

Director: Michael Hoffman | Stars: Michelle Pfeiffer, George Clooney, Mae Whitman, Alex D. Linz

Votes: 41,253 | Gross: $46.15M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0117247[/link] is [link]nm0001164[/link] which links to [link]tt0084805[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

20. Tootsie (1982)

PG | 116 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

88 Metascore

Michael Dorsey, an unsuccessful actor, disguises himself as a woman in order to get a role on a trashy hospital soap.

Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Jessica Lange, Teri Garr, Dabney Coleman

Votes: 91,408 | Gross: $177.20M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0084805[/link] is [link]nm0001628[/link] which links to [link]tt0465538[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

21. Michael Clayton (2007)

R | 119 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

82 Metascore

A law firm brings in its "fixer" to remedy the situation after a lawyer has a breakdown while representing a chemical company that he knows is guilty in a multibillion-dollar class action suit.

Director: Tony Gilroy | Stars: George Clooney, Tilda Swinton, Tom Wilkinson, Michael O'Keefe

Votes: 150,504 | Gross: $49.03M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0465538[/link] is [link]nm0842770[/link] which links to [link]tt0092580[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

22. Aria (1987)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

Ten short pieces directed by ten different directors, including Ken Russell, Jean-Luc Godard, Robert Altman, Bruce Beresford, and Nicolas Roeg. Each short uses an aria as soundtrack/sound (... See full summary »

Directors: Robert Altman, Bruce Beresford, Bill Bryden, Jean-Luc Godard, Derek Jarman, Franc Roddam, Nicolas Roeg, Ken Russell, Charles Sturridge, Julien Temple | Stars: John Hurt, Theresa Russell, Stephanie Lane, Roy Hyatt

Votes: 2,448 | Gross: $1.03M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0092580[/link] is [link]nm0000350[/link] which links to [link]tt0097958[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

23. National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy

49 Metascore

The Griswold family's plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster.

Director: Jeremiah S. Chechik | Stars: Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Juliette Lewis, Johnny Galecki

Votes: 136,965 | Gross: $71.32M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0097958[/link] is [link]nm0000331[/link] which links to [link]tt1231587[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

24. Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)

R | 101 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

63 Metascore

A malfunctioning time machine at a ski resort takes a man back to 1986 with his two friends and nephew, where they must relive a fateful night and not change anything to make sure the nephew is born.

Director: Steve Pink | Stars: John Cusack, Rob Corddry, Craig Robinson, Clark Duke

Votes: 156,274 | Gross: $50.29M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt1231587[/link] is [link]nm0000417[/link] which links to [link]tt0088763[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

25. Back to the Future (1985)

PG | 116 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

87 Metascore

Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the eccentric scientist Doc Brown.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover

Votes: 968,454 | Gross: $210.61M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0088763[/link] is [link]nm0001855[/link] which links to [link]tt0099088[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

26. Back to the Future Part III (1990)

PG | 118 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

55 Metascore

Stranded in 1955, Marty McFly learns about the death of Doc Brown in 1885 and must travel back in time to save him. With no fuel readily available for the DeLorean, the two must figure out a way to escape the Old West before Emmett is murdered.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Mary Steenburgen, Thomas F. Wilson

Votes: 372,036 | Gross: $87.73M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0099088[/link] is [link]nm0000670[/link] which links to [link]tt0091993[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

27. SpaceCamp (1986)

PG | 107 min | Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi

40 Metascore

The young attendees of a space camp find themselves in space for real when their shuttle is accidentally launched into orbit.

Director: Harry Winer | Stars: Kate Capshaw, Lea Thompson, Kelly Preston, Larry B. Scott

Votes: 12,387 | Gross: $9.70M

"Favorite actor in [link]tt0091993[/link] is [link]nm0000593[/link] which links to [link]tt0116695[/link]

Other lists for this film Common cast between these two films"

28. Jerry Maguire (1996)

R | 139 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance