Live Poll: Col's IMDb Freedive Recommendations

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Which among these movies available in IMDb Freedive, recommended by Col Needham, do you like the most? If you haven't seen any, which one would you like to discover first? Col needs to have voted either 9/10 or 10/10 in order for a title to qualify.

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List: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls041689534/
Poll: https://www.imdb.com/poll/1vgrQIM-EfA/
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Ooh... not a fan of any.  :)
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Poll Suggestion: Col's IMDb Freedive Recommendations
List: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls041689534/
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Col Needham
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https://www.imdb.com/list/ls041634294/
IMDb Freedive Recommendations - 15 titles
This is a work-in-progress list of movies available on IMDb Freedive
by Col Needham

https://www.imdb.com/list/ls041634420/
Watchlist (IMDb Freedive - 15 titles
by Col Needham
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Thanks for providing detailed information
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anoopj226,

My vote: Memento (2000)
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My vote goes to Drive. TBH, I haven't heard about this movie. Surely will give a try this month.
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This should be maybe be referred to as "Col's Initial IMDb Freedive Recommendations" or "Col's Opening IMDb Freedive Recommendations", since we don't know if the title selection will be available on Freedive in perpetuity. Thoughts?
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Thanks Jeorj for your invaluable suggestion. I'll think about it
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Jeorj Euler

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Hi, anoopj226. If nobody else provides feedback regarding the concerns I've raised, then please just leave it alone.
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Yes sure. :)
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I think these will make your list more attractive:

Title:

Col Needham's IMDb Freedive Recommendations

Description:

Which among these movies available in [link=https://www.imdb.com/freedive/]IMDb Freedive[/link], recommended by [link=https://www.imdb.com/user/ur1000000/]Col Needham[/link], you like the most? If you haven't seen any, which one would you like to discover first? Col needs to have voted either 9/10 or 10/10 in order for a title to qualify.

This will be displayed as:

Which among these movies available in IMDb Freedive, recommended by Col Needham, you like the most? If you haven't seen any, which one would you like to discover first? Col needs to have voted either 9/10 or 10/10 in order for a title to qualify.

You can also include the official link to the list that Col created in the description of the list.

See the official list [link=https://www.imdb.com/list/ls041634294/]here[/link].
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Thanks Dibayan. Revised the description with hyperlinks. 
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The Man from Elysian Fields (2001)
My choice
Have had that on my watchlist and have not got around to it for over 15 years.
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LOL. Even I've some movies added in my watchlist and never got around it for several years. :(
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I don't expect to ever find the time to watch everything I intend to watch either.
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Anoop Varghese

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The influx of contents limit our capability to catch up all those good old contents.
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The reason for not watching those titles is actors and actresses Like Bogey and Bacall or Hepburn and Tracey, Cary Grant, Et Al.
Play it. Play as Time Goes by!
We'll always have Paris, but not enough time to watch everything when there are classics that we need to watch to remind us that for all the bad movies that grace our lives, there will always be your favorite snugly blanket always there to greet you.

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Hi; I know you're not brand new to the Board but I hadn't introduced myself, yet, so welcome. :)

'Good poll with some good films; my vote: Closer

May I suggest one small edit? ('below in bold -- 'added "do")

Which among these movies available in IMDb Freedive, recommended by Col Needham, do you like the most?
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When we edit it in a web browser there won't be any problem, however if we do any kind of edit using a mobile phone IMDb app, this problem arouses. I used IMDb app for the iPhone to edit it.
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anoopj226,

Thanks for the information. I've had problems editing lists in the IMDb apps. This makes sense.

When I get a chance I will try to edit my test case in the IMDb Kindle Fire app.
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anoopj226,

I've confirmed that editing a list with links in the Kindle Fire app will expand the links and make them non-clickable. I suspect this is the behavior for all of the IMDb apps.
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This is some kind of a technical glitch, in iPhone app the hyperlinks are displayed as texts only. Please see attached the screenshot for your reference.
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Anoop,

The IMDb technical staff may have done this on purpose. IMDb has had problems in the past with spammers using lists to link to illegal streaming sites, Asian online casinos and other unsavory content. IMDb disabled links to non-IMDb content in the previous version of the web-based list software to combat this spam.
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Hi Dan Dassow,

I've edited the description with properly functioning hyperlinks.
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anoopj226,

Thanks for making the edits. The links look fine.

I currently have no idea what caused the problem.
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Thank you so much Dan Dassow
This is my second live poll in IMDb. :) 
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Congratulations anoopj226 on your 2nd live poll! As of 16-Jan-2019 9:09 PM Pacific your polls have 355 or more votes, for an average of 178 votes per poll.

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