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Psycho (1960)

Psycho
★★★★
★★★★
3.4 out of 4 stars

From Alfred Hitchcock, starring Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, Vera Miles, John Gavin
Rated R

Psycho is a 1960 psychological thriller directed by Alfred Hitchcock. The film follows the story of Marion Crane, a woman who embezzles money from her employer and absconds with it. She takes refuge in the Bates Motel, where she meets the strange and mysterious Norman Bates. As the story progresses, Marion begins to uncover the mysterious past of the Bates family, and discovers Norman's dark secrets. Marion is eventually murdered in the iconic shower scene, and the rest of the film follows a descending spiral of suspense and horror, as the police investigate her disappearance. The film is now considered to be one of Hitchcock's greatest works, and is widely considered to be the originator of the slasher genre.

The Shining (1980)

The Shining
★★★★
★★★★
3.4 out of 4 stars

From Stanley Kubrick, starring Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd, Scatman Crothers
Rated R

The Shining is a 1980 horror film directed by Stanley Kubrick, based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King. It stars Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Scatman Crothers, and Danny Lloyd. The film follows a troubled writer, Jack Torrance, and his family as they take up residence in an isolated hotel for the winter. Jack spirals into a homicidal rage, as supernatural forces within the hotel drive him to terrorize his wife, Wendy, and young son, Danny. With the help of a cook from the hotel, Dick Hallorann, Danny is able to use his special powers, called "the shining," to battle the supernatural forces and save his family. The film is a classic horror film, with its iconic scenes of terror and suspense often being imitated and parodied.

No Country for Old Men (2007)

No Country for Old Men
★★★★
★★★★
3.3 out of 4 stars

From Directors: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen, starring Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem, Josh Brolin, Woody Harrelson
Rated R

No Country for Old Men is a 2007 crime thriller film directed by the Coen brothers, Joel and Ethan. The movie is set in 1980s Texas and follows Llewelyn Moss, a Vietnam veteran who finds a suitcase full of money in a desert. He takes the money and soon finds himself pursued by Anton Chigurh, a psychopathic hitman hired by a local drug kingpin to retrieve the cash. Meanwhile, an aging Sheriff Ed Tom Bell investigates the carnage left in their wake. The film follows the interweaving paths of the three men as they intersect and collide, leading to a violent and deadly conclusion.

Some Like It Hot (1959)

Some Like It Hot
★★★★
★★★★
3.3 out of 4 stars

From Billy Wilder, starring Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon, George Raft
Rated Passed

Some Like It Hot is a classic 1959 comedy directed by Billy Wilder. Starring Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, and Jack Lemmon, the movie tells the story of two Chicago musicians who witness a mob hit and must go on the run to escape the gangsters. To hide from the mob, the duo dresses in drag and joins an all-female band traveling to Florida. Along the way, they both fall in love with the band's singer, Sugar Kane, who is unaware of their true identities. Through a series of wild hijinks and misunderstandings, they must find a way to keep their cover while staying one step ahead of the mob. Filled with unforgettable moments and classic lines, Some Like It Hot is a timeless comedy and a landmark of American cinema.

The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

The Grand Budapest Hotel
★★★★
★★★★
3.2 out of 4 stars

From Wes Anderson, starring Ralph Fiennes, F. Murray Abraham, Mathieu Amalric, Adrien Brody
Rated R

The Grand Budapest Hotel is a 2014 comedy-drama film written and directed by Wes Anderson. The film follows the adventures of Gustave H (Ralph Fiennes), the charismatic concierge of the titular hotel, and Zero Moustafa (Tony Revolori), a junior lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. Together they embark on a mission to retrieve a priceless Renaissance painting stolen by a nefarious art collector. Along the way, they encounter a colorful cast of characters, including a series of eccentric hotel guests, a cantankerous butler, and an array of nefarious villains. The film is set in the interwar period of the 1930s in the fictional Republic of Zubrowka and is noted for its whimsical aesthetic and whimsical storytelling. The Grand Budapest Hotel received immense critical acclaim, earning nine Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture and Best Director.

Hotel Rwanda (2004)

Hotel Rwanda
★★★★
★★★★
3.2 out of 4 stars

From Terry George, starring Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo, Joaquin Phoenix, Xolani Mali
Rated PG-13

Hotel Rwanda is a 2004 drama film directed by Terry George and starring Don Cheadle as Paul Rusesabagina, a hotel manager in Kigali, Rwanda during the Rwandan Genocide of 1994. The film depicts his efforts to save the lives of his family and more than a thousand other refugees by providing them with shelter in the besieged hotel. Paul must resort to increasingly desperate measures to keep the refugees safe, while also trying to maintain his own moral code and the hotel's integrity. The film also stars Nick Nolte and Joaquin Phoenix as United Nations peacekeepers attempting to end the conflict. The film focuses on a true story of courage, sacrifice and resilience in the face of overwhelming odds.

Lost in Translation (2003)

Lost in Translation
★★★★
★★★★
3.1 out of 4 stars

From Sofia Coppola, starring Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Giovanni Ribisi, Anna Faris
Rated R

Lost in Translation follows Bob Harris (Bill Murray), an aging and jaded American movie star, and Charlotte (Scarlett Johansson), a young, lonely and recently married American woman, as they both search for new experiences in Tokyo. Together, they form an unlikely bond as they explore the city's nightlife, and search for a greater understanding of themselves and the world. As their relationship blossoms and their time together runs out, Bob and Charlotte must confront the bittersweet reality of life and what it means to be truly lost in translation.

Barton Fink (1991)

Barton Fink
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Directors: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, starring John Turturro, John Goodman, Judy Davis, Michael Lerner
Rated R

Barton Fink (1991) is a comedy-drama film written, directed and produced by Joel and Ethan Coen. It stars John Turturro as Barton Fink, a New York playwright who moves to Hollywood to write a wrestling-themed screenplay for a film studio. Upon arriving, he finds himself in a strange hotel where he meets a number of eccentric characters. As he struggles with writer's block, he is haunted by a supernatural presence and is driven to madness. He eventually discovers a sinister plot involving the studio and its mysterious backers. The film is an exploration of the creative process and the dark side of the film industry. It won three Academy Awards and is considered a cult classic.

Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987)

Planes, Trains & Automobiles
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From John Hughes, starring Steve Martin, John Candy, Laila Robins, Michael McKean
Rated R

"Planes, Trains & Automobiles" is a 1987 American comedy film directed by John Hughes. Starring Steve Martin and John Candy, the film follows Neal Page (Martin), a high-strung marketing executive, trying to return home to Chicago from New York City in time for Thanksgiving with his family. He is forced to accept the company of Del Griffith (Candy), an eternally optimistic, overly talkative shower curtain ring salesman who is also trying to get home to Chicago. Along the way, Neal and Del encounter a series of misadventures, including plane and train cancellations, car rentals, a run in with a homeless man, and more. Despite their constant bickering, the two actually bond and become friends by the end of the journey.

Mystery Train (1989)

Mystery Train
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Jim Jarmusch, starring Masatoshi Nagase, Yûki Kudô, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Cinqué Lee
Rated R

Mystery Train is a 1989 comedy-drama directed by Jim Jarmusch that follows three separate stories taking place in a single night in the same Memphis hotel. The first story is about a young Japanese couple who have come to Memphis to see the birthplace of their idol, Elvis Presley. The second story follows an Italian widow who is dealing with the death of her husband. Finally, the third story follows a group of teenagers who are trying to find excitement in the city. All these stories are intertwined and culminate in a memorable ending. Mystery Train is a witty and poetic look at life, love and death, capturing the atmosphere of the city in the process.

The Illusionist (2010)

The Illusionist
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Sylvain Chomet, starring Jean-Claude Donda, Eilidh Rankin, Duncan MacNeil, Raymond Mearns
Rated PG

The Illusionist is a 2010 French-British animated film written and directed by Sylvain Chomet. The film follows a washed-up magician of the same name who finds himself stranded in Scotland. With no money and few prospects, he takes a job performing in a small village pub. There, he meets Alice, a young girl who is fascinated by his tricks and his mysterious past. As their friendship grows, the Illusionist uses his skills to help Alice escape her mundane life in the countryside and embark on a magical journey to the city. Along the way, they encounter a variety of characters and obstacles, ultimately discovering the truth behind the Illusionist's disappearance. By the end of the film, their friendship is strong and the Illusionist realizes his true worth as a master magician.

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Terry Gilliam, starring Johnny Depp, Benicio Del Toro, Tobey Maguire, Michael Lee Gogin
Rated R

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is a 1998 cult classic film directed by Terry Gilliam. It follows the story of two protagonists, Raoul Duke (Johnny Depp) and Dr. Gonzo (Benicio del Toro), as they embark on a wild and hallucinogenic journey through the city of Las Vegas. With the help of a variety of mind-altering drugs, the two embark on a quest for the "American Dream". In the course of their journey, the two encounter a variety of bizarre characters, and strange and outrageous experiences. As the film progresses, their drug-induced escapades become increasingly more surreal, leading the two deeper and deeper into an absurdist and chaotic world. In the end, the journey serves as a commentary on the dangers of drug use and the pursuit of the "American Dream".

Leaving Las Vegas (1995)

Leaving Las Vegas
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Mike Figgis, starring Nicolas Cage, Elisabeth Shue, Julian Sands, Richard Lewis
Rated R

Leaving Las Vegas is a 1995 romantic drama/black comedy film directed by Mike Figgis and starring Nicolas Cage and Elisabeth Shue. The film follows the story of a suicidal alcoholic (Cage) who travels to Las Vegas to drink himself to death. Along the way, he meets a prostitute (Shue) and they develop a strong bond. Despite the protagonist's dark and self-destructive path, the film focuses on the power of love and redemption.

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011)

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From John Madden, starring Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson
Rated PG-13

A Room with a View (1985)

A Room with a View
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From James Ivory, starring Maggie Smith, Helena Bonham Carter, Denholm Elliott, Julian Sands
Rated Not Rated

Somewhere in Time (1980)

Somewhere in Time
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From Jeannot Szwarc, starring Christopher Reeve, Jane Seymour, Christopher Plummer, Teresa Wright
Rated PG

Pretty Woman (1990)

Pretty Woman
★★★★
★★★★
2.8 out of 4 stars

From Garry Marshall, starring Richard Gere, Julia Roberts, Jason Alexander, Laura San Giacomo
Rated R

Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)

Bad Times at the El Royale
★★★★
★★★★
2.8 out of 4 stars

From Drew Goddard, starring Jeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo, Dakota Johnson, Jon Hamm
Rated R

Hotel Transylvania (2012)

Hotel Transylvania
★★★★
★★★★
2.8 out of 4 stars

From Genndy Tartakovsky, starring Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez
Rated PG

Bobby (2006)

Bobby
★★★★
★★★★
2.8 out of 4 stars

From Emilio Estevez, starring Anthony Hopkins, Demi Moore, Sharon Stone, Harry Belafonte
Rated R

1408 (2007)

1408
★★★★
★★★★
2.7 out of 4 stars

From Mikael Håfström, starring John Cusack, Samuel L. Jackson, Mary McCormack, Tony Shalhoub
Rated PG-13

The Witches (1990)

The Witches
★★★★
★★★★
2.7 out of 4 stars

From Nicolas Roeg, starring Anjelica Huston, Mai Zetterling, Jasen Fisher, Rowan Atkinson
Rated PG

Night Train to Lisbon (2013)

Night Train to Lisbon
★★★★
★★★★
2.7 out of 4 stars

From Bille August, starring Jeremy Irons, Mélanie Laurent, Jack Huston, Martina Gedeck
Rated R

One Hour Photo (2002)

One Hour Photo
★★★★
★★★★
2.7 out of 4 stars

From Mark Romanek, starring Robin Williams, Connie Nielsen, Michael Vartan, Dylan Smith
Rated R

Albert Nobbs (2011)

Albert Nobbs
★★★★
★★★★
2.7 out of 4 stars

From Rodrigo García, starring Glenn Close, Mia Wasikowska, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Antonia Campbell-Hughes
Rated R

 



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