Unforgatable movies i watched

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1.
The Reader (2008)
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Post-WWII Germany: Nearly a decade after his affair with an older woman came to a mysterious end, law student Michael Berg re-encounters his former lover as she defends herself in a war-crime trial. (124 mins.)
Director: Stephen Daldry
“ Post 2nd world war film...It tells the story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who as a mid-teenager in 1958 had an affair with an older woman.kate winslet won oscar for her performance. ” - spriyanka-u
 
2.
The Notebook (2004)
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A poor yet passionate young man falls in love with a rich young woman, giving her a sense of freedom, but they are soon separated because of their social differences. (123 mins.)
Director: Nick Cassavetes
“ An unforgatable love story.. ” - spriyanka-u
 
3.
Twin Sisters (2002)
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Twin Sisters is an epic love story based on the Dutch bestseller by Tessa de Loo that has been read by more than 3.5 million readers in Holland and Germany. (137 mins.)
Director: Ben Sombogaart
“ The story of German twins who are separated at young age.... After the death of their parents, they are "divided" between quarreling distant relatives, one being raised in the Netherlands and the other in Germany... ” - spriyanka-u
 
4.
The Duchess (2008)
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A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life. (110 mins.)
Director: Saul Dibb
“ Biografical story of Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire..married to duke who is unfaithful..film is about her political and personal life. ” - spriyanka-u
 
5.
Forrest Gump (1994)
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Forrest Gump, while not intelligent, has accidentally been present at many historic moments, but his true love, Jenny Curran, eludes him. (142 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
“ The storyline is unique..Tom hanks can makes things alive..cinematography..edit work is great. ” - spriyanka-u
 
6.
Legends of the Fall (1994)
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In the 1900s, three brothers and their father living in the remote wilderness of Montana are affected by betrayal, history, love, nature, and war. (133 mins.)
Director: Edward Zwick
“ Brad pitt at his best performence...not to miss. ” - spriyanka-u
 
7.
Giant (1956)
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Sprawling epic covering the life of a Texas cattle rancher and his family and associates. (201 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
“ Jordan Benedict the head of the rich Benedict ranching family of Texas, he meets Leslie Lynnton (Elizabeth Taylor), who becomes his wife..movie portray many issues like Racism against Mexican Americans in Texas,how the oil industry transformed the Texas ranchers into the super rich...Elibeth taylor in her elegent acting like always. ” - spriyanka-u
 
8.
The Bridges of Madison County (1995)
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Photographer Robert Kincaid wanders into the life of housewife Francesca Johnson, for four days in the 1960s. (135 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ "i gave my life to my family,i wish to give robert what is rest of me"..Bitter-sweet tale of profound love.i just cant stop becoming fan of merly streep after this movie,her acting expressions are wonderful. ” - spriyanka-u
 
9.
Three Colors: Blue (1993)
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A woman struggles to find a way to live her life after the death of her husband and child. (98 mins.)
“ a woman whose husband and child are killed in a car accident. Suddenly set free from her familial bonds..Film protaits the emotion liberty,cinematogray and sound effect is simply great. ” - spriyanka-u
 
10.
Girl, Interrupted (1999)
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Based on writer Susanna Kaysen's account of her 18-month stay at a mental hospital in the 1960s. (127 mins.)
Director: James Mangold
“ "Have you ever confused a dream with life? Or stolen something when you have the cash? Have you ever been blue? Or thought your train moving while sitting still? Maybe I was just crazy"....winona ryder and Angelina joulie in their outstanding performance. ” - spriyanka-u
 
11.
Mona Lisa Smile (2003)
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A free-thinking art professor teaches conservative 1950s Wellesley girls to question their traditional social roles. (117 mins.)
Director: Mike Newell
“ Mona Lisa Smile tells the story of Katherine Ann Watson (played by Julia Roberts), A teacher.."More! I thought I was headed to a place that would turn out tomorrow's leaders, not their wives!"... ” - spriyanka-u
 
12.
The English Patient (1996)
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At the close of WWII, a young nurse tends to a badly-burned plane crash victim. His past is shown in flashbacks, revealing an involvement in a fateful love affair. (162 mins.)
“ Critically burned man, at first known only as "the English patient..he narrates his story...Outstanding profound love story. ” - spriyanka-u
 
13.
The Young Victoria (2009)
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A dramatization of the turbulent first years of Queen Victoria's rule, and her enduring romance with Prince Albert. (105 mins.)
“ The film is a romantic dramatisation of some of the events preceding and following the coronation of Queen Victoria, focusing on her early reign and romance with Prince Albert in the 1830s..emily blunt performence as young victoria is Adorable. ” - spriyanka-u
 
14.
City of God (2002)
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Two boys growing up in a violent neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro take different paths: one becomes a photographer, the other a drug dealer. (130 mins.)
“ It depicts the growth of organized crime in the part of brazil at the end of the '60s and the beginning of the '80s, war between the drug dealer.the contemporary problems of that time were wel exposed. ” - spriyanka-u
 
15.
Noel (2004)
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Five New Yorkers come together on Christmas Eve, seeking a miracle. (96 mins.)
“ The film centers around five strangers who are linked together — and who meet each other at separate times — by a series of events that take place on Christmas Eve..susan sarandon as lonley women given adorable performence. ” - spriyanka-u
 
16.
The Pianist (2002)
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A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II. (150 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ A famous Polish Jewish pianist working for Warsaw Radio, sees his whole world collapse with the outbreak of world war 2nd...The film is director Roman Poliski's Art. ” - spriyanka-u
 
17.
Spanglish (2004)
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A woman and her daughter emigrate from Mexico for a better life in America, where they start working for a family where the patriarch is a newly celebrated chef with an insecure wife. (131 mins.)
Director: James L. Brooks
“ A moving portrayal of the difficulty of family problems and self-identity...Paz Vega looks very beautiful in this movie then ever before.. ” - spriyanka-u
 
18.
A Beautiful Mind (2001)
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After John Nash, a brilliant but asocial mathematician, accepts secret work in cryptography, his life takes a turn for the nightmarish. (135 mins.)
Director: Ron Howard
“ A Beautiful Mind is based on the life of John Forbes Nash, Jr..Nash begins developing paranoid schizophrenia..This movie is both a moving love story and a revealing look at mental illness.. ” - spriyanka-u
 
19.
Gandhi (1982)
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Gandhi's character is fully explained as a man of nonviolence. Through his patience, he is able to drive the British out of the subcontinent. And the stubborn nature of Jinnah and his commitment towards Pakistan is portrayed. (191 mins.)
“ An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind....bapu's non-voilence and tolerence exposed wel in this movie..Ben kingley's as gandhi performence is simply great..he suits wel.facial expressions are verymuch realistic.. ” - spriyanka-u
 
20.
Cold Mountain (2003)
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In the waning days of the American Civil War, a wounded soldier embarks on a perilous journey back home to Cold Mountain, North Carolina to reunite with his sweetheart. (154 mins.)
“ the unbeatable love story...best of judelaw film,Nicole kidman elegent like always, Renée Zellweger brisk acting is simply perfect,she won oscar for it.. ” - spriyanka-u
 
21.
Life Is Beautiful (1997)
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When an open-minded Jewish librarian and his son become victims of the Holocaust, he uses a perfect mixture of will, humor and imagination to protect his son from the dangers around their camp. (116 mins.)
Director: Roberto Benigni
“ Best of world war 2nd movies..u cant stop crying. ” - spriyanka-u
 
22.
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
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Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences. (166 mins.)
Director: David Fincher
“ brad pitt at his outstanding and challenging performence..storyline is unique..should prise makeup ” - spriyanka-u
 
23.
The Tenant (1976)
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A bureaucrat rents a Paris apartment where he finds himself drawn into a rabbit hole of dangerous paranoia. (126 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ Trelkowski, a quiet and inconspicuous man, rents an apartment in France where the previous tenant, Simone Choule, attempted to commit suicide by throwing herself out of the window and through a pane of glass.. ” - spriyanka-u
 
24.
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (2008)
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Set during WWII, a story seen through the innocent eyes of Bruno, the eight-year-old son of the commandant at a German concentration camp, whose forbidden friendship with a Jewish boy on the other side of the camp fence has startling and unexpected consequences. (94 mins.)
Director: Mark Herman
“ The film explores the horror of a World War II extermination camp through the eyes of two eight-year-old boys, one the son of the camp's Nazi commandant, the other a Jewish inmate.. ” - spriyanka-u
 
25.
Jakob the Liar (1999)
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In 1944 Poland, a Jewish shop keeper named Jakob is summoned to ghetto headquarters after being caught out near curfew... (120 mins.)
Director: Peter Kassovitz
“ The movie is set in 1944 in a ghetto in Poland, in the times of the Holocaust world war 2nd.jokob shopkeeper tell favorable tales of information he got from "his secret radio"....his lies gives hope to people..then he cant stop lying.. ” - spriyanka-u
 
26.
An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)
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A young man must complete his work at a Navy Flight school to become an aviator, with the help of a tough gunnery sergeant and his new girlfriend. (124 mins.)
Director: Taylor Hackford
“ its tells the story of a U.S. Navy aviation officer candidate..his struggling in navy as well as romantic life. ” - spriyanka-u
 
27.
Uprising (2001 TV Movie)
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Jews rise up in the Warsaw Ghetto against the Nazis in 1943. (177 mins.)
Director: Jon Avnet
“ Story during world war 2..an upraising of jewish group aginst nazis.. ” - spriyanka-u
 
28.
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
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In future Britain, Alex DeLarge, a charismatic and psycopath delinquent, who likes to practice crimes and ultra-violence with his gang, is jailed and volunteers for an experimental aversion therapy developed by the government in an effort to solve society's crime problem - but not all goes according to plan. (136 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Alex, a young teenager living in near-future socialist England, leads his gang on nightly orgies of opportunistic, random ultra-violence..film has its own way of psycological impact..u have to watch twice to understand better. ” - spriyanka-u
 
29.
The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)
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Two sisters contend for the affection of King Henry VIII. (115 mins.)
Director: Justin Chadwick
“ Its the story of two sisters..Portman's performance, which shows a range and depth unlike anything she's done before.. ” - spriyanka-u
 
30.
Midnight Cowboy (1969)
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A naive hustler travels from Texas to New York to seek personal fortune but, in the process, finds himself a new friend. (113 mins.)
“ The film follows the story of a young Texan named Joe Buck,who works as a dishwasher in a diner. As the film opens, Joe dresses himself like a rodeo cowboy, packs a suitcase, and quits his job. He heads to New York City in the hope of leading the life of a male hustler.. ” - spriyanka-u
 
31.
The Blue Lagoon (1980)
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In the Victorian period, two children are shipwrecked on a tropical island in the South Pacific. With no adults to guide them, the two make a simple life together, unaware that sexual maturity will eventually intervene. (104 mins.)
Director: Randal Kleiser
“ story of two young cousins,and a galley cook,survive a shipwreck in the South Pacific and reach a lush tropical island..good movie ” - spriyanka-u
 
32.
The Sleeping Dictionary (2003)
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John Truscott goes to Borneo to work with the Iban. He reports to Henry Bullard, who gives him a "sleeping... (109 mins.)
Director: Guy Jenkin
“ A young and naive Englishman, John Truscott goes to the British colony of Sarawak,he try to apply his father's work to the Iban society. He tries to civilize them,A girl becomes his "sleeping dictionary," who sleeps with him and teaches him the language and the habits of the locals. Despite their intents, the two find themselves falling into a forbidden love. ” - spriyanka-u
 
33.
The Passion of the Christ (2004)
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Depicts the final twelve hours in the life of Jesus of Nazareth, on the day of his crucifixion in Jerusalem. (127 mins.)
Director: Mel Gibson
“ the cinematograpy is outstanding...Director Mel gibson at his best,seems jesus came alive here. ” - spriyanka-u
 
34.
Anna Karenina (1997)
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Anna (Marceau) is a wife and mother who has an affair with the handsome Count Vronsky (Bean). Based on the novel by Tolstoy. (108 mins.)
Director: Bernard Rose
“ Leo tolstoy's book anna karnina...anna karenina an elegent young wife of wealthy nobel man..she falls for the handsome Count Alexei Vronsky...the story is unbeatable. ” - spriyanka-u
 
35.
Bitter Moon (1992)
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British couple Fiona and Nigel Dobson are sailing to Istanbul en route to India. They encounter a beautiful French woman... (139 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ its Roman polski movie...that is enough to watch it.the story line is unique and narration is good. ” - spriyanka-u
 
36.
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)
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Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born with a superior olfactory sense, creates the world's finest perfume. His work, however, takes a dark turn as he searches for the ultimate scent. (147 mins.)
Director: Tom Tykwer
“ A very very diffrent subject u never forget this movie if u once watch..cinamatography is good. ” - spriyanka-u
 
37.
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
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When their relationship turns sour, a couple undergoes a procedure to have each other erased from their memories. But it is only through the process of loss that they discover what they had to begin with. (108 mins.)
Director: Michel Gondry
“ its like a broken dreams,unfulfiled desires..spotless mind..movie is unique for its unlinear narration.. ” - spriyanka-u
 
38.
Bandit Queen (1994)
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The movie tells the story of the bandit queen Phoolan Devi who was sent to prison in 1983 and got free in 1994... (119 mins.)
Director: Shekhar Kapur
“ the story of pulan devi..natorious bandit queen of chambal vally..seema biswas unforgatable performence. ” - spriyanka-u
 
39.
Frida (2002)
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A biography of artist Frida Kahlo, who channeled the pain of a crippling injury and her tempestuous marriage into her work. (123 mins.)
Director: Julie Taymor
“ Its a personal and professional story of Mexican painter Frida Kahlo,she is famous for her self-portraits.She suffered lifelong health problems, many of which stemmed from a traffic accident in her teenage years. These issues are reflected in her works..salma hyek nominated for oscar. ” - spriyanka-u
 
40.
Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)
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Ted Kramer's wife leaves her husband, allowing for a lost bond to be rediscovered between Ted and his son, Billy. But a heated custody battle ensues over the divorced couple's son, deepening the wounds left by the separation. (105 mins.)
Director: Robert Benton
“ The film tells the story of a married couple's divorce and its impact on everyone involved, including the couple's young son..film in its realistic way..it won oscar. ” - spriyanka-u
 
41.
The Painted Veil (2006)
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A British medical doctor fights a cholera epidemic in a small Chinese village, while being trapped at home in a loveless marriage to an unfaithful wife. (125 mins.)
Director: John Curran
“ Mature love story..Cinematography is wonderful. ” - spriyanka-u
 
42.
Love in the Time of Cholera (2007)
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Florentino, rejected by the beautiful Fermina at a young age, devotes much of his adult life to carnal affairs as a desperate attempt to heal his broken heart. (139 mins.)
Director: Mike Newell
“ Florentino, rejected by the beautiful Fermina at a young age, devotes much of his adult life to carnal affairs as a desperate attempt to heal his broken heart. ” - spriyanka-u
 
43.
Before Sunrise (1995)
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A young man and woman meet on a train in Europe, and wind up spending one evening together in Vienna. Unfortunately, both know that this will probably be their only night together. (101 mins.)
“ The film story in Before Sunrise where an American young man and a French young woman meet on a train and spend one night in Vienna.. ” - spriyanka-u
 
44.
Before Sunset (2004)
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Nine years after Jesse and Celine first met, they encounter each other again on the French leg of Jesse's book tour. (80 mins.)
“ this is the seqel of before sunrise...Nine years later in Before Sunset, their paths intersect again. It plays out in real time as they spend one afternoon together in Paris.i bet u wont get bored of long conversation.. ” - spriyanka-u
 
45.
Under the Tuscan Sun (2003)
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A writer impulsively buys a villa in Tuscany in order to change her life. (113 mins.)
Director: Audrey Wells
“ On vacation, a just-divorced writer buys a villa in Tuscany, hoping it will be the start of a change for the better in her life... ” - spriyanka-u