This is a list of great movies that teach a lot of things about life(well,my opinion-wise..!).But a list for such movies is big(gigantic,actually).Thats why i am just listing the movies i remembered.I will make frequent updates to this list to make sure that many good movies have been covered..So,Plz suggest me if i miss something..
Forrest Gump, while not intelligent, has accidentally been present at many historic moments, but his true love, Jenny Curran, eludes him. (142 mins.)
“ What else..?
Life is a box of chocolates...;) ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
The Shawshank Redemption
Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency. (142 mins.)
“ This great movie talks about exactly one little word..
Trust me,this movie will change your life. ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
A criminal pleads insanity after getting into trouble again and once in the mental institution rebels against the oppressive nurse and rallies up the scared patients. (133 mins.)
“ I dont wanna watch this movie..Its gonna make me cry... ;) ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
It's a Wonderful Life
An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he never existed. (130 mins.)
“ There you go..Now dont blame me..
Its a wonderful movie....;) ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
Toy Story 3
The toys are mistakenly delivered to a day-care center instead of the attic right before Andy leaves for college, and it's up to Woody to convince the other toys that they weren't abandoned and to return home. (103 mins.)
“ This includes all the 3 titles..1 2 and this one.. ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
Terminator 2: Judgment Day
A cyborg, identical to the one who failed to kill Sarah Connor, must now protect her young son, John Connor, from a more advanced cyborg, made out of liquid metal. (137 mins.)
“ Didnt quite expect this one, eh..?
Well,This one's got a message for all the mankind.. ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son. (175 mins.)
“ All the three movies.Carefully crafted masterpieces. ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
A seventeen-year-old aristocrat falls in love with a kind but poor artist aboard the luxurious, ill-fated R.M.S. Titanic. (194 mins.)
“ Now,this muvee is about 3 things.Love
The movie is as deep as an ocean...;) ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
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.)
“ This time,its Jim carrey..
A really really really good muvee..... ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
A poor village under attack by bandits recruits seven unemployed samurai to help them defend themselves. (207 mins.)
“ Awesome..and also,a very biiiiig muvee..(More than 3 and a half hourz) ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
When his secret bride is executed for assaulting an English soldier who tried to rape her, William Wallace begins a revolt against King Edward I of England. (178 mins.)
“ There you go,mr.braveheart..
How can i list these movies without you getting included..? ;) ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
Seventy-eight year old Carl Fredricksen travels to Paradise Falls in his home equipped with balloons, inadvertently taking a young stowaway. (96 mins.)
“ Aah..There it comes. Up.
My personal favourite.
And I have a doubt..How was pixar able to create a movie so cute,so beautiful and so adorable..? ;)
Such is the magic of all the movies of pixar,of course.. ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
On a journey to find the cure for a Tatarigami's curse, Ashitaka finds himself in the middle of a war between the forest gods and Tatara, a mining colony. In this quest he also meets San, the Mononoke Hime. (134 mins.)
“ Again,another great animation feature.. ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
A Mumbai teen reflects on his upbringing in the slums when he is accused of cheating on the Indian Version of "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" (120 mins.)
“ Now,this one's totally different.. ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
The Lion King
Lion cub and future king Simba searches for his identity. His eagerness to please others and penchant for testing his boundaries sometimes gets him into trouble. (89 mins.)
“ One hell of a movie..You gotta watch it.. ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
V for Vendetta
In a future British tyranny, a shadowy freedom fighter, known only by the alias of "V", plots to overthrow it with the help of a young woman. (132 mins.)
“ Freedom is not just an idea.Its a perspective. ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
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.)
“ Now,Gandhi,an unforgettable masterpiece,is a movie of a lifetime..
Caution:This movie can very easily change your life.. ;)
lol... ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
From childhood to adulthood, Tibet's fourteenth Dalai Lama deals with Chinese oppression and other problems. (134 mins.)
“ This lesson is from Martin Scorsese.. ;) ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
In German-occupied Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazi Germans. (195 mins.)
“ One word.
Spielberg. ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
Kill Bill: Vol. 1
The Bride wakens from a four-year coma. The child she carried in her womb is gone. Now she must wreak vengeance on the team of assassins who betrayed her - a team she was once part of. (111 mins.)
“ Actually,yes..Kill Bill is not just a gory revenge tale.. ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
An 8-year old troublemaker must protect his home from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation. (103 mins.)
“ You cant miss this one.
This movie is not just comedy.. ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
The Pursuit of Happyness
A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he's poised to begin a life-changing professional endeavor. (117 mins.)
“ Special mention to Willie's action... ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
My Left Foot
Christy Brown, born with cerebral palsy, learns to paint and write with his only controllable limb - his left foot. (103 mins.)
“ Want some motivation..? This movie is just for you...
Like i said,this list is in random order.. ;) ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
Chariots of Fire
Two British track athletes, one a determined Jew and the other a devout Christian, compete in the 1924 Olympics. (125 mins.)
I Am Legend
Years after a plague kills most of humanity and transforms the rest into monsters, the sole survivor in New York City struggles valiantly to find a cure. (101 mins.)
Nelson Mandela, in his first term as the South African President, initiates a unique venture to unite the apartheid-torn land: enlist the national rugby team on a mission to win the 1995 Rugby World Cup. (134 mins.)
The Last of the Mohicans
Three trappers protect a British Colonel's daughters in the midst of the French and Indian War. (112 mins.)
The King's Speech
The story of King George VI of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, his impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it. (118 mins.)
“ I have a speech impediment myself..;) ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak
Into the Wild
After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life. (148 mins.)
“ Watched this movie 4 days ago..Been watching it every day since.. ” - ShaShank_MovieFreak