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Best Hollywood Movies List – Top 10 Hollywood Movies

No 01: The Shawshank Redemption

The Shawshank Redemption

LeadRole:

Tim Robbins as Andy Dufresne , Morgan Freeman as Ellis Boyd.

Rating:

IMDB 9.2/10

Storyline:

Chronicles the experiences of a formerly successful banker as a prisoner in the gloomy jailhouse of Shawshank after being found guilty of a crime he did not commit. The film portrays the man’s unique way of dealing with his new, torturous life; along the way he befriends a number of fellow prisoners, most notably a wise long-term inmate named Red.

No 02: The GodFather

The GodFather

LeadRole:

Marlon Brando as Vito Corleone , Al Pacino as Michael.

Rating:

IMDB 9.1/10

Storyline:

The Godfather “Don” Vito Corleone is the head of the Corleone mafia family in New York. He is at the event of his daughter’s wedding. Michael, Vito’s youngest son and a decorated WW II Marine is also present at the wedding. Michael seems to be uninterested in being a part of the family business. Vito is a powerful man, and is kind to all those who give him respect but is ruthless against those who do not. But when a powerful and treacherous rival wants to sell drugs and needs the Don’s influence for the same, Vito refuses to do it. What follows is a clash between Vito’s fading old values and the new ways which may cause Michael to do the thing he was most reluctant in doing and wage a mob war against all the other mafia families which could tear the Corleone family apart.

No 03: The Dark Knight

The Dark Knight

LeadRole:

Christian Bale as Bruce Wayne , Michael Caine as Alfred Pennyworth.

Rating:

IMDB 9.0/10

Storyline:

Set within a year after the events of Batman Begins (2005), Batman, Lieutenant James Gordon, and new District Attorney Harvey Dent successfully begin to round up the criminals that plague Gotham City, until a mysterious and sadistic criminal mastermind known only as “The Joker” appears in Gotham, creating a new wave of chaos. Batman’s struggle against The Joker becomes deeply personal, forcing him to “confront everything he believes” and improve his technology to stop him. A love triangle develops between Bruce Wayne, Dent, and Rachel Dawes.

No 04: 12 Angry Man

12 Angry Man

LeadRole:

Martin Balsam as Juror , John Fiedler as Juror.

Rating:

IMDB 8.9/10

Storyline:

The defense and the prosecution have rested, and the jury is filing into the jury room to decide if a young man is guilty or innocent of murdering his father. What begins as an open-and-shut case of murder soon becomes a detective story that presents a succession of clues creating doubt, and a mini-drama of each of the jurors’ prejudices and preconceptions about the trial, the accused, AND each other. Based on the play, all of the action takes place on the stage of the jury room.

No 05: Schindler’s List

Schindler's List

LeadRole:

Liam Neeson as Oskar Schindler , Ben Kingsley as Itzhak Stern.

Rating:

IMDB 8.9/10

Storyline:

Oskar Schindler is a vain and greedy German businessman who becomes an unlikely humanitarian amid the barbaric German Nazi reign when he feels compelled to turn his factory into a refuge for Jews. Based on the true story of Oskar Schindler who managed to save about 1100 Jews from being gassed at the Auschwitz concentration camp, it is a testament to the good in all of us.

No 06: Pulp Fiction

Pulp Fiction

LeadRole:

John Travolta as Vincent Vega , Samuel L. Jackson as Jules.

Rating:

IMDB 8.8/10

Storyline:

Jules Winnfield (Samuel L. Jackson) and Vincent Vega (John Travolta) are two hit men who are out to retrieve a suitcase stolen from their employer, mob boss Marsellus Wallace (Ving Rhames). Wallace has also asked Vincent to take his wife Mia (Uma Thurman) out a few days later when Wallace himself will be out of town. Butch Coolidge (Bruce Willis) is an aging boxer who is paid by Wallace to lose his fight. The lives of these seemingly unrelated people are woven together comprising of a series of funny, bizarre and uncalled-for incidents.

No 07: The Lord of the Rings-The Return of the King

The Lord of the Rings-The Return of the King

LeadRole:

Elijah Wood as Frodo Baggins , Ian McKellen as Gandalf the White.

Rating:

IMDB 8.9/10

Storyline:

Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron’s army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.The final confrontation between the forces of good and evil fighting for control of the future of Middle-earth. Frodo and Sam reach Mordor in their quest to destroy the One Ring, while Aragorn leads the forces of good against Sauron’s evil army at the stone city of Minas Tirith.

No 08: Inception

Inception

LeadRole:

Leonardo DiCaprio as Dom Cobb , Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Arthur.

Rating:

IMDB 8.7/10

Storyline:

Dom Cobb is a skilled thief, the absolute best in the dangerous art of extraction, stealing valuable secrets from deep within the subconscious during the dream state, when the mind is at its most vulnerable. Cobb’s rare ability has made him a coveted player in this treacherous new world of corporate espionage, but it has also made him an international fugitive and cost him everything he has ever loved. Now Cobb is being offered a chance at redemption. One last job could give him his life back but only if he can accomplish the impossible, inception. Instead of the perfect heist, Cobb and his team of specialists have to pull off the reverse: their task is not to steal an idea, but to plant one. If they succeed, it could be the perfect crime. But no amount of careful planning or expertise can prepare the team for the dangerous enemy that seems to predict their every move. An enemy that only Cobb could have seen coming.

No 09: The Matrix

The Matrix

LeadRole:

Keanu Reeves as Neo , Laurence Fishburne as Morpheus.

Rating:

IMDB 8.6/10

Storyline:

Neo (Keanu Reeves) believes that Morpheus (Laurence Fishburne), an elusive figure considered to be the most dangerous man alive, can answer his question — What is the Matrix? Neo is contacted by Trinity (Carrie-Anne Moss), a beautiful stranger who leads him into an underworld where he meets Morpheus. They fight a brutal battle for their lives against a cadre of viciously intelligent secret agents. It is a truth that could cost Neo something more precious than his life.

No 10: GoodFellas

GoodFellas

LeadRole:

Robert De Niro as Jimmy Conway , Ray Liotta as Henry Hill.

Rating:

IMDB 8.5/10

Storyline:

Henry Hill might be a small time gangster, who may have taken part in a robbery with Jimmy Conway and Tommy De Vito, two other gangsters who might have set their sights a bit higher. His two partners could kill off everyone else involved in the robbery, and slowly start to think about climbing up through the hierarchy of the Mob. Henry, however, might be badly affected by his partners’ success, but will he consider stooping low enough to bring about the downfall of Jimmy and Tommy.

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