Bored? Here is a list of some highly reccomened films

Keep in mind this is my personal opinion. I've also tried to include a reason why you should watch each film.
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1.
Biutiful (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
This is the story of Uxbal, a man living in this world, but able to see his death, which guides his every move. (148 mins.)
“ Although depressing and tough to sit through, this film truly is amazing and I feel like the payoff is great if you can get through the depressing bits. Visually, its incredible, and Javier Bardem is a strong lead. ” - maddieforpresident
 
2.
Nosferatu (1922)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Vampire Count Orlok expresses interest in a new residence and real estate agent Hutter's wife. (94 mins.)
Director: F.W. Murnau
“ This is honestly classic horror (and German expressionism) at its best. Max Shrek is brilliant as Nosferatu, and each scene has this dark and foreboding feel, something that most modern horror films lack. Its totally worth it even though there's no sound! Also check out the remake (listed below) because its just as good. ” - maddieforpresident
 
3.
Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)
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Count Dracula moves from Transylvania to Wismar, spreading the Black Plague across the land. Only a woman pure of heart can bring an end to his reign of horror. (107 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
 
4.
Lovelace (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
The story of Linda Lovelace, who is used and abused by the porn industry at the behest of her coercive husband, before taking control of her life. (93 mins.)
“ Mature subject matter, but the story is told in a very interesting way, first through the eyes of the general public (where we see the highlights of Linda's career), and then later, where we see what really happened. Really fresh and interesting - I wish all biopics were told like this one. ” - maddieforpresident
 
5.
Little Caesar (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A small-time criminal moves to a big city to seek bigger fortune. (79 mins.)
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
“ The perfect classic gangster. Edward G. Robinson is at his best here, and its just really nice to see the rise and fall of of a gangster who thought he could make it big. Although the plot is simple, its a classic, and for good reason, since all the elements are in this film (my personal favorite is the spats). ” - maddieforpresident
 
6.
Fanboys (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Star Wars fanatics take a cross-country trip to George Lucas' Skywalker Ranch so their dying friend can see a screening of Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace before its release. (90 mins.)
Director: Kyle Newman
“ This is kind of a weird pick, but I feel like its so underrated and honestly, I was pissing myself when I watched this. Basically its about a group of Star Wars fans who try to steal Episode I from the Skywalker ranch (which means that if you haven't seen the original trilogy the references will go right over your head and you'll probably just get really confused) and its hilarious. I'd take me ages to list all the funny bits so yeah, if you need a laugh and you like wookies, you'll want to see this one. ” - maddieforpresident
 
7.
Headhunters (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An accomplished headhunter risks everything to obtain a valuable painting owned by a former mercenary. (96 mins.)
Director: Morten Tyldum
“ I feel like this is the thriller of all thrillers, and that's saying a lot. Although its foreign, its bloody fantastic, and it follows an art thief as he is being tracked down (some of the maneuvers this guy makes in the film are incredible, just to resist detection). Its got the same thrill of the chase as No Country for Old Men, so if you like that you should check this out. ” - maddieforpresident
 
8.
The Train (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
In 1944, a German colonel loads a train with French art treasures to send to Germany. The Resistance must stop it without damaging the cargo. (133 mins.)
“ Sorry Monuments Men, but this could top you any day. Again involving art theft (this time in Nazi occupied France), its intense, and its amazing what these guys do just to prevent some of France's best art from entering Germany. If you like war films and are interested in some of the things happening away from the front, this is really great. ” - maddieforpresident
 
9.
The Conqueror Worm (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A young soldier seeks to put an end to the evils caused by a vicious witch hunter. (86 mins.)
Director: Michael Reeves
“ THIS FILM IS DOWNRIGHT NASTY AND I LOVE IT. Seriously though, Vincent Price is extremely badass and totally convincing as Matthew Hopkins, and he is ruthless when it comes to accusing people of witchcraft. A really nice blend of history (as its based on an actual witch hunter) and storytelling. ” - maddieforpresident
 
10.
Nancy Drew: Detective (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
After a wealthy dowager who has made a substantial donation her alma mater suddenly disappears, Nancy Drew sets out to solve the mystery. (66 mins.)
Director: William Clemens
“ The original Nancy Drew series is my favorite, and I believe this is the first of four (correct me if I'm wrong). How can you not enjoy two teenagers (Nancy and her faithful boyfriend Ted) solving some pretty interesting mysteries together? A nice pick me up, or great to watch if you don't want to think to hard. Watch the other three, they're just as entertaining. ” - maddieforpresident
 
11.
The Young Savages (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A district attorney investigates the racially charged case of three teenagers accused of the murder of a blind Puerto Rican boy... (103 mins.)
“ Its a courtroom drama, so you may find this a bit stuffy, but it concerns a group of young boys accused of stabbing a blind boy, and you can't really get a more interesting case than that. Its amusing to see the case being unraveled before your eyes, and to make yor own predictions about how is really 'guilty'. ” - maddieforpresident
 
12.
Niagara (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
As two couples are visiting Niagara Falls, tensions between one wife and her husband reach the level of murder. (92 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
“ If you want to see a good Marylin film, WATCH THIS! She is a standout in this, and shows more of a mysterious side than some of her other roles. You could classify this as film noir, for sure. Plus its filmed on the Canadian side of the Falls so yay for that. ” - maddieforpresident
 
13.
The Devil's Brother (1933)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Two wannabe bandits join the service of a dashing nobleman, who secretly masquerades as Fra Diavolo, a notorious outlaw. (90 mins.)
“ If you want classic comedy, look no further than this. Laurel and Hardy are like the best comedy team, ever (or at least in classic terms), and this is one of their best features. If you need more of a push to watch this, just search for the kneesy earsy nosey scene on youtube (they also break into a wine cellar and get hella wasted). ” - maddieforpresident
 
14.
My Week with Marilyn (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Colin Clark, an employee of Sir Laurence Olivier's, documents the tense interaction between Olivier and Marilyn Monroe during the production of The Prince and the Showgirl. (99 mins.)
Director: Simon Curtis
“ This is a really cool film because it's one of those dramatized, 'making of' films, which I love, yet its also about Colin Clark (played by Eddie Redmayne, he's so adorable in this, awh) and his mini affair he had with Marylin Monroe while shooting The Prince, the Showgirl and Me. ” - maddieforpresident
 
15.
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his children against prejudice. (129 mins.)
Director: Robert Mulligan
“ You may have been forced to read the book, but have you ever seen the movie? This is like the embodiment of childhood, and there's an impressive musical score to go along with it. ” - maddieforpresident
 
16.
The Unknown (1927)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A criminal on the run hides in a circus and seeks to possess the daughter of the ringmaster at any cost. (63 mins.)
Director: Tod Browning
“ This is another really creepy silent film, about a circus performer who has NO ARMS (but does he really?). The tone is incredibly dark and lust prevails. You'll just have to watch it to get the essence of what I'm blabbing on about. ” - maddieforpresident
 
17.
Smart Money (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Immigrant Greek barber has uncommon skills in playing poker and soon rises in the seedy world of illegal gambling, but pretty blondes remain his Achilles' heel. (81 mins.)
Director: Alfred E. Green
“ Honestly, just watch this for Cagney and Robinson alone, becasue they are just so great and shady together. Like if I was going to start illegal operations, I'd totally want to hire them to be bosses. Besides this, though, there is also a really cool plot, hint hint, gambling, blondes, revenge, which helps. ” - maddieforpresident
 
18.
The Shop Around the Corner (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand each other, without realizing that they are falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal. (99 mins.)
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
“ This is a Christmas movie (so yes, save it for Christmas, or not, I don't rule your life) but it's not your typical Santa Claus making kids dreams come true type thing. Basically two shop employees, who visibly hate each other, have a big secret between them (I'm not gonna give it away, heh) and they only find out what that is until the very end of the movie. ” - maddieforpresident
 
19.
Lawless (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Set in Depression-era Franklin County, Virginia, a trio of bootlegging brothers are threatened by a new special deputy and other authorities angling for a cut of their profits. (116 mins.)
Director: John Hillcoat
“ Forget the moonshiners you see on the History channel, this is how it went down back in the day, and yeah, its based on a true story. Seriously, though, can we just talk about how badass these three guys are? All the stuff that takes place in this movie will blow your mind. ” - maddieforpresident
 
20.
Searching for Sugar Man (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock n roller, Rodriguez. (86 mins.)
“ This is the most interesting documentary I've seen, partly in the way it was shot and organized, and by the end you'll most likely be in love with Rodriguez's music. It's really heartwarming so if you're into that stuff or just want to feel good for a while, this is for you. ” - maddieforpresident
 
21.
Hitchcock (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The relationship between Alfred Hitchcock and his wife Alma Reville during the filming of Psycho in 1959 is explored. (98 mins.)
Director: Sacha Gervasi
“ Another one of those great, dramatized making of films that you just have to watch if you love Psycho, because I learned a whole bunch of interesting things while watching this. ” - maddieforpresident
 
22.
Memento (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A man juggles searching for his wife's murderer and keeping his short-term memory loss from being an obstacle. (113 mins.)
“ *beep* ALERT! This isn't for the easily confused, let me tell you. I'm super intent when I watch movies and I'm still not entirely sure what this film is about but that's what makes it so interesting, and it's told in reverse, which is also really cool and a technique I haven't seen used very often so props to Christopher Nolan for that. ” - maddieforpresident
 
23.
Capote (2005)
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In 1959, Truman Capote learns of the murder of a Kansas family and decides to write a book about the case. While researching for his novel In Cold Blood, Capote forms a relationship with one of the killers, Perry Smith, who is on death row. (114 mins.)
Director: Bennett Miller
“ I absolutely love this because you get a glimpse into a writer's process, albeit a famous one, and it also serves as a commentary on a pretty interesting and frightening event. If you've read In Cold Blood or even seen the movie, this is worth a watch. Or you could just admire the amazing way in which Capote piles his book, like myself, if you're into writing and stuff like that. ” - maddieforpresident
 
24.
High Plains Drifter (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A gunfighting stranger comes to the small settlement of Lago and is hired to bring the townsfolk together in an attempt to hold off three outlaws who are on their way. (105 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Such a simple plot, but Clint is so badass and he did an excellent job directing as well. It's one of those, lone cowboy comes in to save the town from some bandits kinda deal, but there's this deeper layer too, which makes it interesting. ” - maddieforpresident
 
25.
Shutter Island (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
In 1954, a U.S. Marshal investigates the disappearance of a murderer, who escaped from a hospital for the criminally insane. (138 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ There's a minor *beep* in this one, so watch out, although if you can get past it, its worth a watch. There is this tone throughout the whole film which is eerily hard to place, but whatever it is, it's there, like, a hell of a lot. ” - maddieforpresident
 
26.
A History of Violence (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A mild-mannered man becomes a local hero through an act of violence, which sets off repercussions that will shake his family to its very core. (96 mins.)
“ This film is excellent, not only in the way the violence is staged but in other aspects too, such as the plot twists and the cinematography. It still feels like a Cronenberg film while possessing a different aspect that isn't unlike horror but isn't the visual embodiment of it. ” - maddieforpresident
 
27.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
A bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold buried in a remote cemetery. (161 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
“ The best of the westerns. I'm not lying. Brilliant. Sergio Leone has this amazing technique and style of directing that is so captivating to watch. If you need further reason just look up the final showdown on youtube and you'll see what I mean. ” - maddieforpresident
 
28.
Twins of Evil (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A religious sect led by Gustav Weil hunts all women suspected of witchcraft, killing a number of innocent victims. Young Katy, Gustav's niece, will involve herself in a devilish cult, and become an instrument of Justice in the region. (87 mins.)
Director: John Hough
“ What I think is the best of Hammer Studios' horror films. Peter Cushing is downright nasty, and I love the clash between the witch hunt and vampires, purely fictional, of course, but still. ” - maddieforpresident
 
29.
Only God Forgives (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Julian, a drug-smuggler thriving in Bangkok's criminal underworld, sees his life get even more complicated when his mother compels him to find and kill whoever is responsible for his brother's recent death. (90 mins.)
“ This is ARTSYY so if you don't like films like that you won't like this so much. Sure, there's am interesting gangster plot, but the main thing going for this film is the CINEMATOGRAPHY. There were so many great shots in this film that I almost cried from the overload. ” - maddieforpresident
 
30.
Crash (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption. (112 mins.)
Director: Paul Haggis
“ This is such an amazing social problem film because it tackles stereotypes and discrimination, is a multi-narrative, AND all the different pieces link together. Its also beautifully shot and there are some moments where I teared up, like, a LOT. ” - maddieforpresident
 
31.
A Bullet for the General (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A band of Mexican gun-runners employed by a revolutionary general lure an American mercenary into joining their gang, unaware that he is targeting their general. (118 mins.)
Director: Damiano Damiani
“ I feel like this western is super underrated (after all it came out in the decade of the LEONE masterpieces), but I love the concept and the themes within this film, even though the plot may be a little singular. ” - maddieforpresident
 
32.
Captain Blood (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
After being wrongly convicted as a traitor, Peter Blood, an English physician, is sent to exile in the British colonies of the Caribbean, where he becomes a pirate. (119 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
“ The original swashbuckling/pirate movie. Besides Erroll Flynn (pretty great in this, I must say), there's a lot of epic swordfighting, and that makes me happy. ” - maddieforpresident
 
33.
Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Aliens who look like clowns come from outer space and terrorize a small town. (88 mins.)
Director: Stephen Chiodo
“ This is so cheesy and pretty badly show, actually, but it's one of those films where its so bad that it's good. If you're afraid of clowns, this will probably get you over that fear. Maybe not. ” - maddieforpresident
 
34.
The Boston Strangler (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A series of brutal murders in Boston sparks a seemingly endless and increasingly complex manhunt. (116 mins.)
“ I LOVE LOVE LOVE the cinematography in this. The use of split screen to show tiny details while still providing a larger picture is incredible. ” - maddieforpresident
 
35.
The Imitation Game (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
During World War II, mathematician Alan Turing tries to crack the enigma code with help from fellow mathematicians. (114 mins.)
Director: Morten Tyldum
“ Benedict is a fantastic Alan Turing. He captured even the smallest aspects of his charter, and the film is told in such a way as to epitomize the cracking of the enigma code along with providing a solid background of Turing's life. The cast as a whole are bloody brilliant together, which makes this group of real people even more believable. ” - maddieforpresident
 
36.
Rear Window (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A wheelchair-bound photographer spies on his neighbours from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder. (112 mins.)
“ Hitchcock, OMG. This is one of my favorite Hitchcock films I've seen so far. The fact that he can still tell a compelling story through one man's window is simply amazing. I lack words. I was captivated from start to finish. ” - maddieforpresident