How to report Fraud Voting on IMDB? Bilal a new Breed of Hero

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I watched this movie, would rank it 4 at best, despite its Holy-War motivation and violence nature, it is poorly written and directed. However I noticed that it got about 7000 votes of 10 stars, 2500 votes of 9 stars, then jumps down to handful of people bothered to rate it below that. The film is barely shown, only a couple of theaters in the Arab world and Turkey, didn't even cross 1 million in box office as gross compared to its 30 Millions budget. It is obvious that those votes were bought, unfortunately I found several sites offering bulk IMDB votes, which really ruins the credibility of the site. Is there a way to report these frauds? here is the link to the film, and thanks for help.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3576728/ratings?ref_=tt_ov_rt
 
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I believe this is fraud as well. The usernames of the people who left a 9 or 10 review are similar and seem fake.
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Does IMDB take action in this case? Is it so easy to through few dollars on Fraud Voting sites to crack through the IMDB system?
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Emran Zackaraya

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I sent an email to IMDB and got what seems like an auto reply, with assurance that their system is super dooper solid and Fraud free. At the same moment the very example I raised got a 200 10 stars votes. This is very disappointing, thought that IMDB are more trustworthy than this. 
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Please see https://help.imdb.com/article/imdb/track-movies-tv/faq-for-imdb-ratings/G67Y87TFYYP6TWAV just because a title has 200 10 star votes does not mean all (or any) of them are being counted. 
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Thanks for the reply, I read through all before posting and asking. It just confirms the point that the IMDB rating system can be easily cheated. Poor movies buy votes, get a nice 8.9 rating on IMDB and use that in PR campaigns. That works as nobody is going to bother investigating the legitimacy of those ratings as they pop out once the film link is clicked. I shared this on my Twitter account.
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And now they are taking advantage of imdb cheats to promote their horrible film, this is a true insult to IMDB! Unless you really believe this ISIS film is better than WALL-E
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This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled is IMDB easy to cheat?.

I raised a question a while ago about Bilal a new Breed of Hero film:
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3576728/?ref_=tt_rt

It is obvious cheat, as it got 10,000 votes of 10/9 stars while it wasn't even launched properly except in few places in the middle east. I saw the film, it is 4 stars at best! 

Tonight as they are launching it in the states, they are using the fake (8.5) rating to promote the film. Yes you can have the worst animation, buy IMDB votes online, and make it appear to be as good as Spirited Away and IMDB won't even bother! What shocks me the most is that IMDB doesn't take action even if it is brought to their attention. 
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Emran: If you have evidence that sites are offering bulk votes on IMDb, please post the links here so we can see who is doing that.
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"Evidence"? are we in court here? I am raising a concern with a clear showcase that you can check: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3576728/ratings?ref_=tt_ov_rt
And sadly the feedback I am getting her supports my concern; just google: Buy IMDB votes, and have fun you may also try some of the many IMDB votes providers. This is IMDB's credibility/problem after all.
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Emran: When I mentioned "evidence", I just meant that you should post the links here to the "sites offering bulk IMDB votes" which you mentioned in your original post in this thread:
... unfortunately I found several sites offering bulk IMDB votes, which really ruins the credibility of the site.
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Yes, also just because something is offered for sale on the web, does not mean the service is not a scam or can deliver any results. 
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If you don't see that 10,000 10/9 stars votes popping for a movie that is not released yet as an evidence, if you find it natural to get 6000 likes on each positive review for a film that was barely watched and collapsed in box office, then all I can say is God bless you and IMDB credibility. 

I did my investigations and found out that IMDB and several other sites can be cheated. If IMDB officially gives me the green light to proof that their votes can be easily cheated I would proof it, but they shall not stop me from publishing the case. 

Have fun trying these:

https://www.thesocialmarketeers.org/buy-imdb-votes/
http://ranklikes.com/buy-imdb-10-star-ratings-votes/
http://www.filmmakerseo.com/imdb/whyimdbratings.html
https://www.starmeterpro.com/votes
http://www.followersandlikes4u.com/buy-imdb-votes/
https://www.buyvoteslikes.com/category/buy-imdb-votes/
https://buyimdbvotes.com/
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If you don't see that 10,000 10/9 stars votes popping for a movie that is not released yet as an evidence, if you find it natural to get 6000 likes on each positive review for a film that was barely watched and collapsed in box office, then all I can say is God bless you and IMDB credibility. 

I did my investigations and found out that IMDB and several other sites can be cheated. If IMDB officially gives me the green light to proof that their votes can be easily cheated I would proof it, but they shall not stop me from publishing the case.

Have fun trying these:

https://www.thesocialmarketeers.org/buy-imdb-votes/
http://ranklikes.com/buy-imdb-10-star-ratings-votes/
http://www.filmmakerseo.com/imdb/whyimdbratings.html
https://www.starmeterpro.com/votes
http://www.followersandlikes4u.com/buy-imdb-votes/
https://www.buyvoteslikes.com/category/buy-imdb-votes/
https://buyimdbvotes.com/

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