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    Leonardo di Caprio
    60.87%
    Will Smith
    39.13%

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    (Original post by TheAnusFiles)
    1) sales don't equal quality. the avengers made far more money than the godfather did.
    2) will smith was a mediocre rapper. no fan of rap would put him 'up there'. Id rather be a great actor like di caprio than mediocre at everything
    3) highly regarded black actor? so what you are suggesting is that part of smith's popularity is due to his race and not the man himself?
    The question isn't about who's more skillful, who's the more crafted actor, it's about who's had the best career.
    Careers are measured (by most) in money earned and ventures undertaken.

    Logic therefore says that's Smith.
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    I think DiCapro is a better actor but not by much I think stuff like MIB and Fresh Prince mean people don't take Smith's acting as seriously, even thought he's featured in some top films with serious acting.

    Side note. Got to respect Leo for his array of beautiful girlfriends though, guy is living the ****ing dream. Top boy, up there with Genghis Khan on the conquest front.
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    (Original post by iheartplums)
    LD has the best films but WS has charisma which a lot of actors seem to lack these days. They both have fantastic careers so I don't think I could pick between the two.
    This is an excellent critique. Here is mine:

    WS has the best films but LD has charisma which a lot of actors seem to lack these days. They both have fantastic careers so I don't think I could pick between the two.
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    (Original post by Drewski)
    The question isn't about who's more skillful, who's the more crafted actor, it's about who's had the best career.
    Careers are measured (by most) in money earned and ventures undertaken.

    Logic therefore says that's Smith.
    Wrong. Money is an indicator of 'success' but not who will be revered in years to come.

    Successful - Smith
    Legendary - DiCaprio
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    Will Smith has had the best career I believe

    Also looks a lot better

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    (Original post by TheAnusFiles)
    Wrong. Money is an indicator of 'success' but not who will be revered in years to come.
    Can't trot out "wrong" as if you're some sole arbiter of fact, you know.

    Reverence doesn't automatically have anything to do with career success either. Steve Martin is revered but a lot of his films are utter pap.
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    (Original post by Friendly Liberal)
    This is an excellent critique. Here is mine:

    WS has the best films but LD has charisma which a lot of actors seem to lack these days. They both have fantastic careers so I don't think I could pick between the two.
    Just cos you ain't getting no pussy.
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    (Original post by Drewski)
    Can't trot out "wrong" as if you're some sole arbiter of fact, you know.

    Reverence doesn't automatically have anything to do with career success either. Steve Martin is revered but a lot of his films are utter pap.
    Revered? I would go that far. Comedic actors generally aren't respected the same way dramatic ones are.

    I'm talking like Brando, De Niro, Dean, Pacino, De Niro etc
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    (Original post by lovingislosing)
    Will Smith has had the best career I believe

    Also looks a lot better

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    Than di caprio?
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    (Original post by Friendly Liberal)
    This is an excellent critique. Here is mine:

    WS has the best films but LD has charisma which a lot of actors seem to lack these days. They both have fantastic careers so I don't think I could pick between the two.
    Lol? The Departed alone is better than all the films WS has starred in put together.
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    (Original post by Drewski)
    Hard to argue against...

    "Admired by some" might be a more appropriate choice of words.


    And films are an art form and all art is subjective. Quantifying one over another is largely a fools' game.
    Regarding films as an art form is also subjective Don't think anyone can have a subjective view of acting in a film though, it tends to be definitive
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    Di caprio hasn't made anything that is closer to me than Fresh Prince. I'll watch that when I'm an old man.

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    (Original post by h3isenberg)
    Regarding films as an art form is also subjective Don't think anyone can have a subjective view of acting in a film though, it tends to be definitive
    If it were then award shows would be needless
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    (Original post by Cornelius)
    Lol? The Departed alone is better than all the films WS has starred in put together.
    I was being sarcastic.
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    (Original post by TheAnusFiles)
    Than di caprio?
    Yes

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    (Original post by lovingislosing)
    Yes

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    Whaaaaat
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    (Original post by TheAnusFiles)
    Whaaaaat
    I find will Smith more attractive, what's the issue?

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    (Original post by lovingislosing)
    I find will Smith more attractive, what's the issue?

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    ... I look kinda like di caprio...

    nah theres no issue hahaha
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    Will Smith.

    Next Question. Smith does amazing work to get into character and follows a strict work ethic.

    While Leo's movies are brilliantly crafted and directed, Smith has grossed more than him.

    They are both excellent and hard working actors.
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    (Original post by lovingislosing)
    I find will Smith more attractive, what's the issue?

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    Apparently when Will Smith was shooting for I, Robot, in the scene in his apartment, where he is in the shower, his penis was strapped to his leg because it was too long and therefore visible on camera.
 
 
 
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