Oscars® 2013 ZipPolls: Best Picture & Directing

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

If, like most of us, you are not a voting member of the Academy, here’s your chance to be heard. It doesn’t count for anything, except maybe a brief catharsis. The strangely assymetric best picture / directing nominations await your vote.

Oscars® 2013 ZipPoll: Leading Actor & Actress

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

Cast your vote for Oscars® best leading actor and actress. It won’t count for much, but at least you’ll get your say.

Oscars® 2013 ZipPoll: Supporting Actor & Actress

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

Even if you’re not a voting member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, you can have your say here for actor and actress in a supporting role.

James Bond @50 gets stirred, not shaken

Friday, October 5th, 2012

With the 50th anniversary (and 23rd film release) of the James Bond franchise approaching, attention has turned to the best Bond. 007 has been played in various ways – from brooding to charming, even to campy. Get stirred: Vote for your favorite actor to play Bond, James Bond, and listen to that iconic guitar riff along the way.

ZipPoll Olympics: Fan or foe?

Friday, July 27th, 2012

TweetIt’s been a while since the curious g has done any polling and with the kickoff of the 2012 Olympics – well it seemed like a good time. I’ve been a huge fan all my life – and I’m a sucker for the Parade of Nations during the opening ceremonies. Now it’s your turn to […]

2011 Oscar ZipPoll #3: Best Picture

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

TweetThe big one, for all the marbles. What’s your pick? Did you see a film this year that should be here, but isn’t? 2011 Best Picturecustomer surveys

2011 ZipPoll #2: Actor in a Leading Role

Saturday, February 12th, 2011

TweetNow for the men. Who do you think turned in the finest performance this year? Or what actor/performance do you think was overlooked? 2011 Actor in a Leading Rolecustomer surveys

2011 ZipPoll #1: Actress in a Leading Role

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

TweetAnd we’re off. Which actress wowed you this year? Was someone overlooked for a particular performance? 2011 Actress in a Leading Roleonline survey

ZipPoll results are in ~ It’s almost a sweep

Monday, March 8th, 2010

TweetThe curious g blog has insightful Oscar® predictors. The ZipPolls revealed that readers chose the correct award winner in three out of the four categories! The ZipPoll results: With ten films nominated, the 25 predictions were spread thin. Leading with 28% of the votes, The Hurt Locker took the top honors. In the directing realm, […]

2010 Oscar ZipPoll #4: Picture

Monday, March 1st, 2010

TweetThe 2010 Oscar® checklist is ready and waiting, if you want to do your own forecasting. Download a printable PDF of the 24 Academy Award® categories. This year there are 10 nominated films vying for the top prize. Which one stands out for you? 2010 Oscar ZipPoll: Picturepolls