POLL...Who's your Favorite Movie Hero?

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  1. Steve Christou

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    Who's your favorite movie hero?
    Mine is Bond, James Bond, followed by Indiana Jones.
    For reference here's a list of the top 50 favorite movie heroes polled in a British film mag last year.
    1)Indiana Jones
    2)James Bond
    3)Maximus Decimus Meridius
    4)John McClane
    5)Ellen Ripley
    6)Han Solo
    7)Thomas 'Neo' Anderson (Matrix)
    8)William Wallace (Braveheart)
    9)Leon (The Professional)
    10)Rick Blane (Casablanca)
    11)Obi Wan Kenobi
    12)Martin Q Blank (Grosse Point Blank)
    13)Ash (Evil Dead dude)
    14)Wolverine
    15)Andy Dufresne (Tim Robbins-Shawshank Redemption)
    16)Batman
    17)Oskar Schindler
    18)Harry Callahan (Dirty)
    19)Max Rockatansky (Road Warrior)
    20)Sarah Connor (Terminator)
    21)Spartacus (I'm)
    22)Martin Riggs
    23)Marty McFly
    24)Trinity (Matrix babe)
    25)Chief Brody (Jaws)
    26)Terminator T-800
    27)Luke Skywalker
    28)Snake Plissken
    29)Buzz Lightyear
    30)Rocky Balboa
    31)The Crow
    32)Robin Hood
    33)Bud White (Russell Crowe-LA Confidential)
    34)Zorro
    35)Superman
    36)Judah Ben-Hur
    37)Ethan Hunt (Mission Impossible)
    38)Virgil Hilts (Steve McQueen-The Great Escape)
    39)John Rambo
    40)Captain Jean-Luc Picard (Baldly going)
    41)Rick Deckard (Blade Runner)
    42)Tyler Durden (Fight Club)
    43)Jeff Lebowski (Jeff Bridges-The Dude)
    44)Robocop
    45)Sam Spade
    46)Charlie Croker (Michael Caine-The Italian Job)
    47)George Bailey (It's a Wonderful Life)
    48)Kyle Reese (Terminator)
    49)Ferris Bueller ('s Day Off)
    50)Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis-Halloween)
    A bit disappointed my fellow Brits picked Indy instead of 007 as no.1 hero, oh well.[​IMG]
    And where the hell is Captain James T.Kirk?
     
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    Mad Max
    Although Trinity would be a lot of fun... [​IMG]
     
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    I have to go with Ash. Although I could be swayed easily by many of these greats. I would also like to cast write in votes for The Dread Pirate Westley and Inigo from The Princess Bride.
     
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    A tramp, played by Charles Chaplin, in City Lights.

    The ending is beautiful.
     
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    Randal from Clerks
     
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    I wanna say Ford Fairlane... but then everyone will realize I'm a dork...
     
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    Indiana Jones
     
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    I've got to go with Henry "Indiana" Jones Jr.
    [​IMG]
     
  9. Steve Christou

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    I think Lara Croft would make a nice addition to that list, mmmm Lara.[​IMG]
    Hmmm come to think of it this topic would make a nice tourney, has it been done already?
    If not feel free to turn it into one, tourney fans, you can use the above list for help if you want. [​IMG]
    POSTED BY STEVE'S ALTER EGO JAMES MAXIMUS JONES.
     
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    Matthew Chmiel Cinematographer

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    John McClane
    He's my username on both Soldier of Fortune II and Unreal Tournament. [​IMG]
     
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    Trent from Swingers. [​IMG]
    Or Indy. He's the man.
     
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    George Bailey
     
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    Jack Slater - The Last Action Hero
     
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    Celie in the Color Purple...learned what self-love is, and that journey can be extremely heroic.
     

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