Summer is supposed to be high time for car chases, explosions and intrepid heroes saving the universe from evildoers. Yet while 'Transformers' won the battle at the box office, voters in our annual end-of-summer poll picked an entirely different kind of beast as season's best. Summer is supposed to be high time for car chases, explosions and intrepid heroes saving the universe from evildoers. Yet while 'Transformers' won the battle at the box office, voters in our annual end-of-summer poll picked an entirely different kind of beast as season's best.

Despite its lack of star power, robots and action (unless you count a little tasering), the R-rated comedy 'The Hangover' beat out big-budget, action-packed heavyweights like 'Transformers,' 'Harry Potter' and 'Star Trek' in the top category of movie most worth your cash, earning twice as many votes as the nearest finisher.

On the other end of the spectrum, two less popular comedies, 'Year One' and 'Land of the Lost,' fought it out for summer's worst. See all the results from our poll -- which racked up more than 600,000 votes -- below.


Which movie was most worth your cash?
The Hangover - 35%
Star Trek - 18%
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen - 16%
Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince - 12%
District 9 - 10%
Up - 10%

Which movie was least worth your cash?
Year One - 33%
Land of the Lost - 30%
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen - 17%
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra - 11%
The Ugly Truth - 10%


What was the best action movie?
Star Trek - 31%
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen - 30%
X-Men Origins: Wolverine - 16%
District 9 - 14%
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra - 10%


What was the best chick flick?
The Proposal - 36%
(500) Days of Summer - 21%
The Time Traveler's Wife - 21%
Julie & Julia - 11%
My Sister's Keeper - 11%



What was the funniest comedy?
The Hangover - 75%
The Proposal - 11%
Funny People - 7%
Bruno - 6%



What was the best family film?
Up - 45%
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince - 24%
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian - 13%
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs - 12%
G-Force - 4%
Bandslam - 1%

What was summer's best thriller?
Public Enemies - 36%
Angels & Demons - 18%
Orphan - 14%
The Taking of Pelham 123 - 14%
Drag Me to Hell - 13%
A Perfect Getaway - 6%

Who was summer's sexiest babe?
Megan Fox ('Transformers') - 55%
Sandra Bullock ('The Proposal') - 10%
Sienna Miller ('G.I. Joe') - 9%
Zoe Saldana ('Star Trek') - 9%
Emma Watson ('Harry Potter') - 9%
Isabel Lucas ('Transformers') - 7%

Who was summer's hottest leading man?
Johnny Depp ('Public Enemies') - 24%
Hugh Jackman ('Wolverine') - 22%
Bradley Cooper ('The Hangover') - 20%
Chris Pine ('Star Trek') - 16%
Ryan Reynolds ('Wolverine,' 'Proposal') - 13%
Daniel Radcliffe ('Harry Potter') - 4%

Who was your favorite onscreen couple?
Shia LaBeouf & Megan Fox - 36%
Ryan Reynolds & Sandra Bullock - 24%
Chris Pine & Zachary Quinto - 21%
Rupert Grint & Emma Watson - 13%
Daniel Radcliffe & Bonnie Wright - 6%


Who gave the best combined performance?
Christian Bale ('Terminator,' 'Public Enemies') - 30%
Zach Galifianakis ('Hangover,' 'G-Force') - 22%
Ryan Reynolds ('Wolverine,' 'Proposal') - 21%
Eric Bana ('Star Trek,' 'Funny People,' 'Time Traveler's Wife') - 18%
Amy Adams ('Night at the Museum,' 'Julie & Julia') - 9%

Who gave summer's worst performance?
Will Ferrell ('Land of the Lost') - 30%
Jack Black ('Year One' ) - 27%
Megan Fox ('Transformer's) - 16%
Mattthew McConaughey ('Ghosts of Girlfriends Past') - 16%
Katherine Heigl ('The Ugly Truth') - 6%
Sienna Miller ('G.I. Joe') - 6%

Who was summer's biggest male breakout star?
Chris Pine ('Star Trek') - 34%
Zach Galifianakis ('The Hangover') - 33%
Ed Helms ('The Hangover') - 11%
Sharlto Copley ('District 9') - 9%
Sam Worthington ('Terminator') - 8%
Taylor Kitsch ('Wolverine') - 5%

Who was summer's biggest female breakout star?
Zoe Saldana ('Star Trek') - 37%
Isabel Lucas ('Transformers') - 29%
Rachel Nichols ('Star Trek,' 'G.I. Joe') - 18%
Moon Bloodgood ('Terminator') - 10%
Ayelet Zurer ('Angels & Demons') - 5%

What was the summer's best sequel/prequel?
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince - 35%
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen - 29%
X-Men Origins: Wolverine - 14%
Terminator Salvation 11%
Night at the Museum 2 - 6%
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs - 5%

What highly anticipated movie was most disappointing?
Bruno - 36%
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen - 20%
Terminator Salvation - 13%
X-Men Origins: Wolverine - 11%
Angels & Demons - 10%
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince - 10%

What was the best movie no one saw?
(500) Days of Summer - 32%
The Hurt Locker - 31%
Away We Go - 11%
Food Inc. - 9%
The Brothers Bloom - 8%
Moon - 8%

How would you rate the summer of 2009 overall?
Eh - 57%
Awesome - 37%
Sucked - 6%



What 2010 summer movie are you most looking forward to?
Iron Man 2 - 54%
Toy Story 3 - 17%
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse - 17%
Sex and the City 2 - 7%
The Green Hornet - 5%
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