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iCM Forum's Favourite Movies of the 1940s (2nd edition); Nominations (Deadline : 26 October 2019)

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iCM Forum's Favourite Movies of the 1940s (2nd edition); Nominations (Deadline : 26 October 2019)

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Post by Tim2460 » September 26th, 2019, 10:46 am

iCM Forum's Favourite Movies of the 1940s

:Crtiticker: Nominations topic :Crtiticker:


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5 years ago, for the first time, we chose our favorite movies of the 1940s, now it's time to do so again.

The deadline for submitting your list is going to be set @ 26 October 2019

- Movies must obviously be from 1940 - 1949....
--> Only exeption would be Ivan The Terrible Part II witch was filmed on the Period, but released after Staline Death on the 50's.
Shorts are allowed.
- :imdb: IMDb-lists or :ICM: iCM-lists are accepted. (If you can't make one of those, ask another user to help you out.)
- Lists can be any length.
- Each nominee can only be named once (of course)
- Your list may be ranked, unranked, or partially-ranked. In a partially-ranked list, the top X films are ranked and everything after that point is unranked. When not specified I will consider a list as ranked.

Some help :
:ICM: 1940s movies on IMDb ordered by your ranking
:ICM: The 2014 Nomination Thread
:ICM: The Old List
:ICM: The Old Long List
Created the 40's Official List :
:ICM: 40's Official

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01 rnilsson19 https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/1940+oz/greennui/ Ranked
02 Ivan0716 https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/40s/ivan0716/ Ranked
03 TraverseTown https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/trav ... versetown/ Ranked
04 jvv https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095318648/ Ranked
05 Cocoa https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095331588/ Ranked
06 Traveller https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095337413/ Ranked
07 joachimt https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095336781/ Ranked 1-67
08 Tarris1 http://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/favor ... s/tarris1/ Ranked
09 Mysterious Dude https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095335002/ Ranked
10 beavis https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/icm+ ... is/beavis/ Ranked
11 Perception de Ambiguity https://www.imdb.com/list/ls070136055/ Ranked
12 bal3x https://www.imdb.com/list/ls070585850/ Ranked
13 peeptoad https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095322691/ Ranked
14 hurluberlu https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095347368/ Ranked 1-3
15 Lilarcor https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/1940s+favs/lilarcor/ Ranked
16 Leopardi https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095390334/ Ranked
17 Carmel1379 https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095197052/ Ranked
18 Caracortada https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095380580/ Ranked
19 Captain_Zimmermann https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/capt ... immermann/ Ranked
20 Teproc https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/icm+ ... ?sort=rank Ranked
21 outdoorcats https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095671411/ Ranked
22 mathiasa https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/my+f ... /mathiasa/ Ranked
23 zomgmouse https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095263438/ Ranked
24 Smoover https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095262592 Ranked
25 zzzorf https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/my+t ... 0s/zzzorf/ Ranked
26 klaus78 https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095287618/ Ranked
27 St. Gloede https://www.imdb.com/list/ls000051736/ Ranked
28 Gordon_Gekko https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095494777/ Ranked
29 jeff_v https://www.imdb.com/list/ls070583071/ Ranked
30 psychotronicbeatnik https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095973131/ Unranked
31 perceval https://www.imdb.com/list/ls070098405/ Ranked
32 TajSamKojiJesam https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/top+ ... kojijesam/ Ranked
33 Tim2460 https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/icm+ ... 0/tim2460/ Ranked
34 Obgeoff https://www.imdb.com/list/ls097509892/ Ranked
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#2

Post by Tim2460 » September 26th, 2019, 10:50 am

if the bottom pic is too much influence, let me know !

After all you can't really tell the movies because of the french titles isn't it ? ;)


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Post by Onderhond » September 26th, 2019, 10:57 am

Only 3/87 films that got a pass from me. I gave Dumbo, Pinocchio (both Disney) and Let There Be Light (war doc) 2.5/5*

So yeah, not going to participate with that.

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Post by Tim2460 » September 26th, 2019, 11:09 am

Every List Helps Onderhond ... even small ones ! :hug:

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Post by Onderhond » September 26th, 2019, 11:16 am

Tim2460 wrote:
September 26th, 2019, 11:09 am
Every List Helps Onderhond ... even small ones ! :hug:
If I had actual favorites, I would definitely enter a list, no matter how few there were.
But I can't comfortable recommend any films from the 40s, so submitting a list wouldn't feel fair to other people's favorites.


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Post by Tim2460 » September 26th, 2019, 11:21 am

Onderhond wrote:
September 26th, 2019, 11:16 am
Tim2460 wrote:
September 26th, 2019, 11:09 am
Every List Helps Onderhond ... even small ones ! :hug:
If I had actual favorites, I would definitely enter a list, no matter how few there were.
But I can't comfortable recommend any films from the 40s, so submitting a list wouldn't feel fair to other people's favorites.
Fair enough !


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Post by TraverseTown » September 26th, 2019, 12:53 pm

https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/trav ... versetown/ Ranked

I've seen at least 50 additional films from 1940s since the last time we did this list, so I'm more well-rounded now. :)

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Post by Tim2460 » September 26th, 2019, 2:04 pm

Onderhond wrote:
September 26th, 2019, 10:57 am
Only 3/87 films that got a pass from me. I gave Dumbo, Pinocchio (both Disney) and Let There Be Light (war doc) 2.5/5*

So yeah, not going to participate with that.
You didn't liked Fantasia as Much then ?

Saw it as a Kid and was impressed.
It's the first Laserdisc i baught :) (back in the day when Laserdisc was the thing...)


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Post by Onderhond » September 26th, 2019, 2:25 pm

Tim2460 wrote:
September 26th, 2019, 2:04 pm
You didn't liked Fantasia as Much then ?

Saw it as a Kid and was impressed.
It's the first Laserdisc i baught :) (back in the day when Laserdisc was the thing...)
Nopes, rated that 1.5*

I appreciate what it did for animated anthologies (big fan here), but didn't care for the mix of jolly Disney and heavy classical music. Also wasn't impressed with the interaction between animation and music, they could and should have done a lot more with that.


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Post by Traveller » September 26th, 2019, 4:10 pm

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Post by joachimt » September 26th, 2019, 5:39 pm

1-67 ranked, rest unranked
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Post by Tarris1 » September 26th, 2019, 5:44 pm

Easily one of the best movie decades imo. Its the decade with the second most amount of favorites after the 1950s for me.

My ranked list (still have to do some adjustments tho): http://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/favor ... s/tarris1/


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Post by beavis » September 26th, 2019, 7:40 pm

Not my favorite decade for movies at all. But i've seen a total of 231 features and managed to make a top30 nonetheless
and there is even a John Ford movie in there, one of my least favorite directors managed to make a movie I actually like in the 40's! :)

https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/icm+ ... is/beavis/


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Post by Tim2460 » September 27th, 2019, 7:35 am

Beavis and PDA : Both your list unranked ? (and beavis ... your list is not public ,)

OP updated
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Post by beavis » September 27th, 2019, 7:45 am

Tim2460 wrote:
September 27th, 2019, 7:35 am
Beavis and PDA : Both your list unranked ? (and beavis ... your list is not public ,)
very much ranked, I thought you would consider it as such when not specified
and I did make my list a public one, checked it just now and indeed it is...

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Post by Tim2460 » September 27th, 2019, 7:47 am

beavis wrote:
September 27th, 2019, 7:45 am
Tim2460 wrote:
September 27th, 2019, 7:35 am
Beavis and PDA : Both your list unranked ? (and beavis ... your list is not public ,)
very much ranked, I thought you would consider it as such when not specified
and I did make my list a public one, checked it just now and indeed it is...
Hmmm indeed i wrote (or copy/paste to be honest ,):

"When not specified I will consider a list as ranked."

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Post by Fergenaprido » September 27th, 2019, 9:54 am

beavis wrote:
September 27th, 2019, 7:45 am
Tim2460 wrote:
September 27th, 2019, 7:35 am
Beavis and PDA : Both your list unranked ? (and beavis ... your list is not public ,)
very much ranked, I thought you would consider it as such when not specified
and I did make my list a public one, checked it just now and indeed it is...
It's PdA's imdb list that's not public. I can see yours just fine beavis.

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Post by Tim2460 » September 27th, 2019, 12:23 pm

Tired Host detected : Thx Fergenaprido ,)



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Post by hurluberlu » September 27th, 2019, 6:18 pm

My list
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Post by Perception de Ambiguity » September 27th, 2019, 7:08 pm

Tim2460 wrote:
September 27th, 2019, 7:35 am
Beavis and PDA : Both your list unranked ? (and beavis Perception de Ambiguity ... your list is not public ,)

OP updated
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Post by Leopardi » September 28th, 2019, 12:44 am

43 titles added since the last edition and one removed. Ranked:

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Post by Caracortada » September 28th, 2019, 10:41 am

ICM Poll: The Freaking Forties

What a decade! I found over 150 titles from the era when there was still screen magic. It's no nostalgia, because I wasn't born yet. Blooming genres were film noir, comedy. Hollywood provides the majority, but there's also Italian neorealism, some French movies and other countries. Lower in the list are some animated shorts from Looney Tunes and Disney.


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Post by Teproc » September 28th, 2019, 12:49 pm

Tim2460 wrote:
September 26th, 2019, 11:09 am
Every List Helps Onderhond ... even small ones ! :hug:
Here you go then :D

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Post by hurluberlu » September 28th, 2019, 2:17 pm

Tim,

With your super script abilities, would you be able to handle “group ranking” ?

In a group ranked lists all groups get the average of what the films in that group would get if fully ranked. Hosts give that option sometimes, sometimes not, not sure why.
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Post by Tim2460 » September 28th, 2019, 3:22 pm

I'll Take a look Hurluberlu...

I'm a new Host but maybe i'll be able to tweak the formaula's if needeed ??

Haven't undersand the ranking game yet ... but i'll have some help crunching the numbers.

Will update the OP l8er today : keep the lists comming !
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Post by joachimt » September 28th, 2019, 3:55 pm

hurluberlu wrote:
September 28th, 2019, 2:17 pm
Tim,

With your super script abilities, would you be able to handle “group ranking” ?

In a group ranked lists all groups get the average of what the films in that group would get if fully ranked. Hosts give that option sometimes, sometimes not, not sure why.
"some hosts" give that option: that's just PA. He does the calculations himself in a spreadsheet. Lonewolf and I always use the filmcounter-script made by mjf. That one doesn't allow group ranking. If Tim is willing to do everything in Excel, that's his choice, but since it's his first time, I wouldn't recommend it.
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Post by hurluberlu » September 28th, 2019, 6:17 pm

joachimt wrote:
September 28th, 2019, 3:55 pm
hurluberlu wrote:
September 28th, 2019, 2:17 pm
Tim,

With your super script abilities, would you be able to handle “group ranking” ?

In a group ranked lists all groups get the average of what the films in that group would get if fully ranked. Hosts give that option sometimes, sometimes not, not sure why.
"some hosts" give that option: that's just PA. He does the calculations himself in a spreadsheet. Lonewolf and I always use the filmcounter-script made by mjf. That one doesn't allow group ranking. If Tim is willing to do everything in Excel, that's his choice, but since it's his first time, I wouldn't recommend it.
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Post by Tim2460 » September 28th, 2019, 7:34 pm

OP updated : 20 participants !

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