Watching the latest Hollywood movies has been one of the pastimes of people at present. For some, it is largely considered as a bonding activity among friends and families. True enough, it is an activity that proves very therapeutic, especially when the film you are watching conveys a profound message worthy of reflection. It is also considered by some as a form of stress-reliever, since for the entire two hours that the movie runs, all the worries seem to cease.
If you are looking for a Hollywood movies list to enjoy for the coming weekends, this article is right just for you. We have listed down some of the Hollywood’s finest, and there is no way you would not want to see this yourself.
“Life is like a box of chocolate. You never know what you are going to get.” So goes the famous line from the movie that stars Forrest, an innocent and slow-witted man but with a good heart. The film basically shows the different periods in his life. The entirety of the film provides many life lessons and poignant realizations for the viewers. Among many others, it teaches us not to judge the person by what he looks like because you may be surprised by what he is actually capable of doing. As in the case of Forrest, this proves very true.
A Beautiful Mind
The film which stars Russell Crowe is based on a book of the same title by Sylvia Nasar and is nominated for Pulitzer. It chronicles the life of a young man named John Nash until he became old. It featured Nash’s suffering from paranoid schizophrenia and how he was able to overcome the delusional episodes caused by it. The highlight of the film was during that time when even the life of his family, his child and wife, is being threatened by the illusions and delusions brought about by the disorder. The film generally provides us with an illustration of the power of mind over matter.
Dead Poet’s Society
This movie is one of the most popular starring the well-beloved Robin Williams who portrayed the role of Mr. John Keating. He is an unconventional English teacher of an all-boy school who tries to inspire his students by inculcating in them the underrated value of poetry. At once, he asked his students to stand above their tables so as for them to view things in a different perspective. He revolutionized the thought of the learning process as perceived by his students. One of the most important lesson he tells his students is this, “Boys, you must strive to find your own voice. Because the longer you wait to begin, the less likely you are to find it at all.”
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
The trend among new Hollywood movies today is their dedication on post-modern themes, that is, trying to grasp on the abstract and unimaginable. But little did you know that there are alreadyold movies that have touched on this concept, and one of which is the Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. It is considered a psychological thriller and science fiction because the lovers tried to erase their shared memories with their loved ones which may seem impossible and beyond human capability as related to the present. You should watch this film and be amazed by the ideas and mind-boggling twists and turns of events. The film stars Jim Carrey and Kate Winslet.
V for Vendetta
This film is a futuristic political thriller inspired by the Gunpowder Treason Plot in 1966 by Guy Fawkes and two other men. It features V, an anarchist who tries to conduct a revolution against the parliament. He calls himself a freedom fighter who wanted the people of the United Kingdom to strip themselves off of fear, especially on the government. This film is much celebrated by the Lesbians, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) community because one can gain a whole lot of appreciation of the considered “undesirable” group in the society. Apart from this, this is usually referenced by the libertarians to justify their beliefs.
These are just some of the most epic Hollywood connection movies ever produced. After watching, I bet every movies mentioned herein will leave an indelible mark in your hearts and minds because of its natural epic-ness. If you know some other awesome films today that are not mentioned, please feel free to leave your comments in the comments section. Enjoy watching these films!