The movie industry can be considered one of the main branches of entertainment. We are fascinated by the multitude of stories and the action itself. A new cult has developed around the actors that are now considered one of the most influential career categories. The themes vary so much that even the Academy Awards had to adapt to the variation of subjects. The culture presented reflects every corner of the Earth. We have selected some of the best movies around the world in order to bring you some of.
2001: Space Odyssey was released in 1968 and it is considered one of the best movies in the category. It shows the futuristic technology imagined at that time. The human race discovers a curious object underneath the surface of the Moon and with the help of the artificial intelligence they start a quest of knowledge and self-discovery.
Life is beautiful is an Italian movie released in 1997. This tragedy is entangled with many comic moments that show the struggle of a family. It shows the story of a Jewish shop owner in his struggle to protect his family from the rising Nazi regime in the years before the Second World War. This movie is considered one of the best in the category and it is a true masterpiece.
The seventh seal is a Swedish drama-fantasy and it was released in 1957. It was directed by Ingmar Bergman, one of the best Swedish movie directors of all times. The story presents the medieval times and the life of a knight in his battle with Death. The story takes place during the plague and the main character is in a constant chess game with Death itself. The director was inspired by his own play called “Wood Painting”.
My Neighbor Totoro is a Japanese animated movie that was released in 1988. It presents the story of a teacher and his two daughters in the years after the war. The reality meets fantasy when the girls befriend a fantastic creature named Totoro. The movie won multiple prized in Japan and at international movie competitions and it is definitely a must-watch.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon is a Chinese movie released in 2000. The action takes place in the 19th century and it shows a battle master that is about to retire. His painful memories keep coming back and he decides to revenge his late master. The story is fascinating and the action scenes are marvelous.
Breathless is a French masterpiece that was released in 1960. It tells the story of a wandering criminal and his American girlfriend. It is considered one of the best movies of the French New Wave and a masterpiece itself. The love story and the action are simply beautiful. Stalker is a movie directed by Andrei Tarkovsky. It was released in 1979 and it is a mixture between science fiction, dramatic philosophy and psychological genres. It depicts basic human emotions and the quest of self-knowledge as a human being.