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Best Film Poems

Below are the all-time best Film poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of film poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Chaplinesque
I am a silent movie,
a corny melodrama
played in black and white
with an observable flicker.
A little tramp
accompanied by ragtime piano.

You are pure A-list 
Technicolor, 
Dolby digital
THX,...

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: film, love,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member In the Dark of the Strand
Marquees are bright with neon lights, where crowds line up for movie night
Holding hands, we're in 'The Strand'. The velvet carpet guides us in

Popcorn smokes,...

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Categories: dark, film, history, military,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member PHOTOGRAPHS AND POEMS

With my brightened lens, I watch you
mystically zooming in     zooming out,
and my eyes focus on the shutter where
 a hundred gulls...

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Categories: art, beauty, film, words,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member Brilliance and Madness
Brilliance and Madness

Howard Robard Hughes
Famously rich recluse
Dreams led him to the lap of luxury
Followed by nightmarish mysophobic OCD

Rich playboy aviator Howard Hughes
With movie starlets kept...

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© Mark Toney  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: celebrity, film, flying, mental
Form: Clerihew
got me thinking you love me
it like you care
i mean if you keep on
keeping on
i might whined-up thinking you
love me or something
I mean kissing and dance
getting those second glances
and the...

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Categories: film, appreciation, confidence, encouraging, endurance,
Form: Acrostic



Leonardo DiCaprio
Dedicated to my love: Leonardo DiCaprio

For how many years have I loved you
I think it has to be about eighteen
We were both so young in...

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Categories: celebrity, film, for him,
Form: Rhyme
New Future Of The Internet
New Future Of The
Internet


Cable cost are up
too high
You turned to the
internet and so have
I

My Youtube channel
is the way to go
Now I can even make
video shows

I...

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Categories: business, career, film, grandparents,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Cynosure
With a parting of the crimson seas,
they aren't appeased with just a smile
That girl who walks the star-struck mile
will pay a price that goes unseen

They...

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Categories: celebrity, film, loneliness, social,
Form: Free verse
THE COLOR PURPLISH
The man on the porch looks out
over his property and towards his daughter.
Nervousness seeps through her plum-dark flesh.
Each eye contact signposts a wicked meditation.
Women are...

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Categories: culture, film, women,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Scary Movie
The kind of film most women love to see
is all about romance, thus women pick
a type of show that paints the fantasy 
of love sublime,...

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Categories: film,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Into Darkness - Star Trek
Here, beyond the realm of air
          I've given what this job remands
    ...

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Categories: adventure, film, friendship, science
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member Carnforth
Carnforth railway station serves the town of Carnforth in Lancashire, England. The building was used as a location in the 1945 film 'Brief Encounter'. 


There's...

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Categories: england, feelings, film, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Our Camera-Selves
Everywhere I turn, CCTV
watches me, and judges endlessly.
I never can escape from scrutiny
of what I do and who I ought to be.
See, every cold, relentless...

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Categories: anxiety, film, identity, self,
Form: Rhyme
A PRINCESS SONG TO BE LOVED
SWORNLOVERS IS A STORY
ABOUT A BEAUTIFUL QUEEN
WHO IS MADLY IN LOVE WITH
A PRINCE THOUSANDS OF MILES
AWAY FROM HER.

ON HER 21 BIRTHDAY SHE IS SUMMONED TO
COME...

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Categories: art, film, guitar, love,
Form: Ballade
Premium Member My Hobby

My love affair began - as I recall -
when mother read to me. What golden times!
Enchanting fairy tales and nursery rhymes
had planted fancy’s seeds when...

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Categories: books, film,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Howard the Duck
I watched the worst movie ever made, it truly sucks.
The movie that I'm talking about is Howard the Duck.
It has scarred and cursed me for...

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Categories: film, funny, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Secret Life of Jessica Rabbit
The Secret Life of Jessica Rabbit

I’m really not as bad as I appear
Can’t help it if my looks arouse your lust
Inside I’m like a nun...

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Categories: film,
Form: Sonnet
cuddle bottle dew dang dew
her increasing wants ergeses me
to satisfy
the need for meat
I never ask why
the gravy sauces the plate
and covers the imperfections
of potatoes mashed to accompany the meat
this...

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Categories: film, beautiful, celebrity, courage, crush,
Form: Burlesque
Premium Member 9 11 attacks
9/11 Attacks

The day began like any other
The sun rose, scattering to work,
Settling into their day, with a smirk.
8.46am thousands of lives, would change,
North Twin Tower...

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Categories: film, america, courage, deep, encouraging,
Form: I do not know?
Princesses
Pretty princesses
Dancing all around
Frolicking through fields
Very beautiful
Just like you!...

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Categories: film, age, angel, baseball, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member George Baily-It's A Wonderful Life
Told he was worth more dead than alive,
A wingless angel changed George's perspective.
Had George not been born, his town would be Hell.
When Clarence earned his...

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Categories: angel, film, hope, suicide,
Form: Rhyme
There's No Place Like Home
Once was a gal who felt so alone
Tornato came up rooted farms home
Landed on wicked  witch
Munchkins came out of ditch
Gave dog lollypops instead of...

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Categories: film, character, child, childhood, children,
Form: Limerick
young American days

              
          ...

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Categories: film, absence, america, art, books,
Form: Epic
My Son Moon and Star
            My Son Moon and Star ~

       ...

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Categories: film, angel, anniversary, art, august,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Batman And Robin
(Limerick)


Batman and Robin hit the Joker
But their blow was only a croaker
The Joker hit back
But instead hit Jack
Who said "I'm glad, the Joker's an smoker!


Dorian...

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Categories: confusion, film, funny, humor,
Form: Limerick