Suggestions for the "How much have you seen?" section

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First off, I just discovered this section today and have spent way more time than I should have comparing my favorite actors and which of their work I've seen the most of! I have a couple feature suggestions that would make this section even better.

I already have two list of things I've seen, one for movies and one for tv shows. It would be really nice if we could just quickly mark a particular movie or show as seen straight from the list. Additionally, it would be nice to go into a tv show and select mark all episodes seen, either for the entire show or even per season. Currently the only way I've found to list an item as shown is to rate it, check in or star it in the "how much have you seen?" list.
Also, I like that you can select the type of roles and titles you want to see, but instead of a dropdown, perhaps have checkboxes? Then we could see everything except self, or everything except video games.
I do want to applaud the team at IMDb. This is the only website that I've been using for a long time (my profile says I registered 11 years ago, and probably used it for awhile before that) that continues to get better and better. Most other sites ruin things by adding too many bells and whistles and then I don't want to go there anymore.
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BTW, just FYI, the "Seen" feature has also been discussed at:
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Thanks. I tried to do a search for posts regarding this feature, but this one didn't come up. 
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Hi Sandrene,

Generally the best place to find this kind of information is on the IMDb Information message board or IMDb's Get Satisfaction Announcements.

You would never have found the post regarding the seen feature, since IMDb disallows compliant search engines from crawling the message boards.
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I've compiled a list of polls based on title lists. I've converted a portion of these to seen links.

Poll Titles Seen

Here is the first few. I've converted 338 so far.

Seen How Long Were You Be Able To Stay in Bed Christmas Morning?
Seen Have Yourself A Scary Little Christmas
Seen Christmas Releases
Seen Are you going to the movies on Christmas?
Seen Films that Feature a Symphony
Seen 100% Tomatometer Movies
Seen 2014 National Film Registry
Seen 0% Tomatometer Movies
Seen Viewing It's a Wonderful Life
Seen Bridging the Gender Gap: Best Films from Women Directors
Seen Fictional Movie Drugs
Seen Favorite film set in London
Seen Which Movie Will Win At The Box Office? Dec 19, 2014
Seen Hollywood vs. The Rest of the World (1960s)
Seen Let's Gamble!
Seen Thursday Throwback: Courtroom Drama.....1957.....
Seen Most Anticipated Film: Winter 2015 Edition
Seen 35 oldest movies of TOP 250
Seen The Room vs. Patch Adams
Seen 2015 Critics' Choice Awards - Best Picture
Seen Facebook's Most Popular TV shows of 2014
Seen Ill-Gotten Gains?
Seen "Woof Woof! ... Boohoo ..." Most moving dog story ...
Seen IMDb Poll Board's Favourite Film Rated 6.0 or Lower
Seen Friday Face-Off: Gravity vs Interstellar
Seen Friday Face-Off: Best Pictures vs IMDb No.1's (since 2000)
Seen What is your favorite movie featuring computer hacking?
Seen Touch Football Tourney

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