IMDb Polls

Poll: Invention of the Piano: 360th Anniversary

The inventor of the piano, Bartolomeo Cristofori, was born 360 years ago. What first comes to mind when you think about the piano?

Share your thoughts here

Make Your Choice

  1. Vote!
     

    The Piano (1993)

    The Piano (1993)
  2. Vote!
     

    Billy Joel

    Billy Joel and the song Piano Man
  3. Vote!
     

    Adrien Brody in The Pianist (2002)

    The Pianist (2002)
  4. Vote!
     

    Humphrey Bogart, Sydney Greenstreet, and Dooley Wilson in Casablanca (1942)

    "Play it, Sam. Play "As Time Goes By." - Casablanca (1942)
  5. Vote!
     

    (L-r:) Mozart (TOM HULCE), Emperor Joseph II (JEFFREY JONES), Count Von Strack (RODERICK COOK) and Count Orsini-Rosenberg

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  6. Vote!
     

    Noah Taylor in Shine (1996)

    Shine (1996)
  7. Vote!
     

    Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould (1993)

    Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould (1993)
  8. Vote!
     

    Tom Hanks and Robert Loggia in Big (1988)

    Big (1988)
  9. Vote!
     

    Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, and Harpo Marx in Go West (1940)

    Go West (1940)
  10. Vote!
     

    "All in the Family" Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton C. 1976 CBS

    All In The Family
  11. Vote!
     

    #11

    Five Easy Pieces (1970)
  12. Vote!
     

    Bob Hoskins, Charles Fleischer, and Alan Tilvern in Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

    Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
  13. Vote!
     

    Ray Charles

    Ray Charles or the movie Ray (2004)
  14. Vote!
     

    #14

    The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989)
  15. Vote!
     

    "Great Balls Of Fire" Steve Allen and Dennis Quaid

    Jerry Lee Lewis or the movie Great Balls of Fire! (1989)
  16. Vote!
     

    Hoagy Carmichael

    Hoagy Carmichael in "To Have and Have Not"
  17. Vote!
     

    Piotr Adamczyk and Danuta Stenka in Chopin. Pragnienie milosci (2002)

    Fryderyk Chopin the composer
  18. Vote!
     

    Romain Duris in The Beat That My Heart Skipped (2005)

    De battre mon coeur s'est arrêté (2005) aka The Beat That My Heart Skipped
  19. Vote!
     

    Tim Roth in La leggenda del pianista sull'oceano (1998)

    The Legend of 1900
  20. Vote!
     

    Tommy Rettig in The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T. (1953)

    The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T. (1953)
  21. Vote!
     

    Michael Douglas in Behind the Candelabra (2013)

    Liberace
  22. Vote!
     

    The Road to El Dorado (2000)

    The music video of The Road to El Dorado (2000) with Elton John
  23. Vote!
     

    Paul Newman and Robert Redford in The Sting (1973)

    "The Sting" theme song - "The Entertainer," by Scott Joplin
  24. Vote!
     

    Gary Oldman in Immortal Beloved (1994)

    Ludwig van Beethoven
  25. Vote!
     

    Axl Rose

    Guns N' Roses - November Rain
  26. Vote!
     

    Rabbit Fire (1951)

    A piano falling on the head of a character in animated show
  27. Vote!
     

    Peter Sellers in The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)

    "You've ruined that piano! " - The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
  28. Vote!
     

    The Piano Room (2013)

    The 'inventor' of the piano! Bartolomeo Cristofori (Italian, 1655–1731)
  29. Vote!
     

    The Million Dollar Cat (1944)

    Tom & Jerry's short The Cat Concerto
  30. Vote!
     

    The Competition (1980)

    Richard Dreyfuss film The Competition (1980)
  31. Vote!
     

    Oliver Hardy, Billy Gilbert, and Stan Laurel in The Music Box (1932)

    Laurel & Hardy in The Music Box (1932) where they attempt to move a piano up the stairs.
  32. Vote!
     

    Tim Roth in La leggenda del pianista sull'oceano (1998)

    The Legend of 1900 (1998)
  33. Vote!
     

    Isabelle Huppert and Benoît Magimel in The Piano Teacher (2001)

    The Piano Teacher (2001)

Recently Viewed