Live Poll: Catch Me If You Can

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What is your favorite "Chase" movie?............................................................................................

List: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls097505597/
Poll: https://www.imdb.com/poll/a6-T_VoQgH8/
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Now you did it again!! Butch Cassidy and The Sundance Kid - Van Helsing - Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade. - Let me sleep on it!
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Ed Jones (XLIX)

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The poll is Live.
Time to vote!
Awaken your inner voting child!
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great list ed...dirty mary crazy lazy...papillion...french connection...very hard to choose...

one more addition for you...bullitt starring steve mcqueen...a classic...
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Ed Jones (XLIX)

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I'll stick it in, but I gotta lose True Grit! That hurts!
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Ed Jones (XLIX)

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The Bourne IdentityHeatThe RevenantTRON LegacyThe Peacemaker
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Ed,

My favorite:
What's Up, Doc? (1972)

My favorite from your list:
Catch Me If You Can (2002)

I'm surprised you do not have:
It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963)
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Ed,

I prefer the term classicist.
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Hahaha.
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My eighteen year-old niece will join you as classicists. She's a first year film student in college and she watches the occasional contemporary film because that's what her friends want to see but she could put to shame most ninety year-olds in her knowledge of old, classic movies. She puts me to shame, that's for sure. It's a rare hard-to-find film before 1970 that's flown below her radar. 

When I ask her about a recent small-budget indie film that I'm proud to have found, she'll often reply, "You're so pathetically young, Aunt Sara," lol. 
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If she has 'Casablanca' in her top 5 movies she is a certifiable "Classicist"!!!

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She does, actually, and she loves "Kate" Hepburn. I think her top five or ten include a few Hepburn films, Citizen Kane, Casablanca, and a film noir or two. She liked 'Tokyo Story' but thought it a bit slow, of course: it took me until I was thirty or so to not feel bored with that wonderful film so she's way ahead of where I was. When I was 18, I loved Casablanca, The Naked Spur, and To Kill a Mockingbird but hadn't seen many other classic films yet. 
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Inception is better than any other movie on the list, but I don't consider it a chase movie.

My favorite movie from those that I consider chase movie is Heat (1995).
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It has the Keyword Pursuit attached!
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Good one! The list has so many good films that it's a tough choice.

Good title, too, although do you think the colon might be distracting? I'm wondering if it's even better without it. 

Either way, bravo on all fronts.
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Thanks.
Will pull the colon.
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Hi Ed, This would actually qualify for the home page but I just found out that the quotn. marks might disqualify it (for technical reasons, I think). I can't guarantee that, without the quotation marks, it will make it to the home page but it increases the chances. 
It's your call, of course, but I wanted to pass the information on to you. : )
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Well then I'll take them out.
Done.
:):)
Thanks.
Please, IMDb Editors, grant me an H.P.P.
Thanks
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Ed,

Echoing what Ruby said: The admins recommend changes to improve a polls chances for appearing on the IMDb Home Page. However, if a poll meets all of the technical requirements for the IMDb Home Page, the IMDb editors will likely choose other polls that also meets the requirements and is timely.
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Thanks.
I did remove the colon and the quotation marks :):)
Can you update the poll suggestion for me please.
Thanks again
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Thank you RF76!!!! Live Poll
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Hahaha, you beat me to it, lol. Congratulations on a good poll, good title, and a live one. 
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Thanks
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L@@K at this!!!!!!!