Top 10 Hollywood Movies We Like
There must be several random movies that you might have seen, some touched your heart, some made an impact on your mind, and some enlightened you. But there are few movies that truly can blow your mind and are totally worth watching. So if you’re wondering which films I am talking about, here is the treasured compilation.
1. A Beautiful Mind
“A Beautiful Mind” is one of the finest films ever made. It totally deserved the Oscar that it received. The young mathematician John Nash, a character played by Russell Crowe, suffers from schizophrenia. The plot revolves around how he, his wife and friends have to deal with the effects of his illness. Superb performances delivered in a superb plot is what I can say about this film.
This gripping movie of a mafia and his family life is excellent in every department-writing, acting and directing. The story deals with an established mafia and his family and how he has to surrender his business to his son, who against his wishes, has to take this responsibility as his fate. This is a true classic and a must watch for those who really appreciate cinema in its best form.
Titanic, apart from being a visual treat, is one of the best examples of engaging the audience and giving justice to the actual struggle. It is actually a flashback story of a 101 year old lady who narrates her story to a treasure hunter, who is in search of a rare jewel that was lost on the ship. As the story unfolds, the romantic yet tragic love story of Jack and Rose truly leaves the audiences thunderstruck. Titanic is a film not just to be seen but to be experienced.
4. The Notebook
This is an epic love story revolving around an old man who narrates a story to an old woman and brings to life, memories of their youth. She then, from her faded memory, finally remembers how they were separated due to various circumstances and again reunited after seven years, even after having taken different paths. It is one of the most romantic films that you should never miss out on!
5. Pretty woman
Thousands of things can be told about this movie, but the only fact that will remain is that it will, beyond doubt, leave you mesmerized. It is a magical journey of two people, of totally different backgrounds, who are brought together by destiny and how they fall in love in the most unusual situations. This movie gives a totally different meaning to the word 'romance'.
Psycho is a 1960 American psychological thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock. The film revolves around the encounter between a motel’s disturbed owner and manager and a secretary who, after stealing money from her employer, finds respite in his isolated motel. It still remains as one of the most spine-chilling thrillers till date.
A stimulating and energetic adaptation of the Broadway musical, Chicago is a sheer treat to watch and provides a surprising level of depth and humor. It’s about the vicious powers of women who are thirsty for fame and to what levels they go to outdo each other on this path. This is one movie that brought a new meaning to musical shows in films.
8. The Hangover
This comedy revolves around three men whose about-to-be-wed friend goes missing when they encounter an adventure after being drunk. They have to backtrack their steps in order to locate him. Set against the backdrop of Las Vegas, this flick would surely make you laugh your guts out.
9. Pursuit of Happyness
This heart touching story revolves around Chris Gardner who is bright and talented but living at the mercy of misfortune. When he and his son are thrown out of their Frisco apartment, they have to struggle even more in the pursuit of having a better life for themselves. A heart wrenching film with moving scenes and phenomenal performances by Will Smith and his son Jaden Smith.
10. P.S I love you
For all you girls, who are die-hard romantics, this movie makes a direct way to your heart. This is a heart rendering story of a married couple that will bring both a smile to your face and tears in your eyes at the same time. The wife finds out that her husband has left her a few letters to guide her through the disturbing time after his death. And then begins a journey that transforms her life forever. This is certainly a highly recommended film from my side!
Well, so now if you’re thinking of taking an off from work or wondering what to do on a lazy afternoon, just go grab a bite, hang onto that couch and enjoy one of these films. It will surely make your day!