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Top 10 Movies Everyone Should Watch At Least Once In A Lifetime: Absolutely The Best

Date December 11, 2018 19:18

If there is a list of books anyone should read before dying, there should also be a similar list of movies. And today, we want to offer you our version of 10 absolutely must-watch pieces of art. But first, we want to explain why we are doing it. The main reason is that movies can be extremely advantageous. They can provide extreme entertainment in the most boring times, brings strangers together, ignite one’s imagination, introduce other nations’ cultures, and even inspire us to achieve our dreams. Without further ado, here’re the best of the best!

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Top 10 movies everyone should watch

1. American History X (1998)

Do you believe that one single movie can cure racism? American History X is a masterpiece that not only raises the most important social question of the 20th century, but also offers us the answer to the problem. Beware, though. This movie is incredibly violent and tough. It tells us a story of a former neo-Nazi who tries to reason with his younger brother to not follow in his footsteps.

2. City Lights (1931)

We believe that everyone should see at least one Charles Chaplin’s work. Anyone would agree that his every film was an absolute masterpiece. The comedy genius created one of the most best romantic movies back in the year 1931. City Lights is a touching story about love, determination, and sacrifice with a pinch of Chaplin’s unique charisma.

3. Paddington 2 (2018)

This year gave us hundreds of great movies, dozens of masterpieces, but just one that will be remembered forever. The story of our beloved Peruvian bear is a heart-breaking farewell with the late creator, Michael Bond, who died on June 27, 2017. Viewers and critics both agreed that Paddington 2 is this year’s one of the biggest surprises. Absolutely a must-watch movie in 2018!

4. Ready Player One (2018)

Lots of parents across the world are worried because of computer games. But what if in the future, these games become our new world? One of the coolest things about sci-fi films is that they can help us see the world in different colors and from different angles. The 21st century is the period of computer technologies, isn’t it? That’s why Ready Player One is one of the must-see movies of the 2000s!

5. Fight Club (1999)

We live in an absolutely insane world. The problem of mental health has never been so serious. Fight Club is a movie about the most fundamental issues in our society. It makes you think about things you prefer to close your eyes to. It shows you the picture of our world you’ve never seen before. This list would simply be incomplete without this movie.

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6. The Green Mile (1999)

Directed by Frank Darabont, The Green Mile, is one of the greatest films about human morals, about what’s good and bad, about pure kindness and imperfection of the system. This masterpiece calls into question our values and beliefs that are imposed on us by society. And most importantly, this movie teaches us empathy. Hollywood is not just about action films and sketchy comedies.

7. Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

Few people haven’t seen Terminator. The iconic Schwarzenegger’s character, the cyborg from the future, made its come back in the second movie, which is arguably even better than the original one. It is definitely worth watching again.

8. The Departed (2006)

The Academy Award-winning film by Martin Scorsese, The Departed, has everything you need from a true masterpiece: a brilliant cast, a twisted and intriguing plot, and a perfect camera work. It is most certainly a movie you should watch at least once in your life. We are rewatching this gem this evening for sure!

9. Psycho (1960)

You cannot consider yourself a true horror fan until you watch Psycho. The absolute classic directed by legendary Alfred Hitchcock leaves you terrified even after watching it for the tenth time. Psycho is definitely the very first horror movie you should watch!

10. Spirited Away (2001)

In case you want to get more familiar with anime, Spirited Away is the feature you should watch first. Hayao Miyazaki, the Japanese genius of animation, created an absolute perfection, which is considered one of the best movies of all time! Spirited Away is a movie anyone should watch. Grab your family and enjoy the beauty of this Japanese diamond.

There are so much more movies in the world that you should watch: from classic Mean Girls (2004) for teenagers and It's Kind of a Funny Story (2010) to coop with depression to iconic musical Chicago (2002) and Million Dollar Baby (2004) to get that boost of motivation and inspiration. We are adamant, however, that you will enjoy watching the presented movies! Share this list with your friends or simply watch the films together!

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