Julia Roberts and Richard Gere, stately-looking and gorgeous folks, share a lot of chemistry and they know what is expected of them -- to make the audience, even the disbeliever's heart, root for a happy ending.
It is said that filmmaker Steven Spielberg invested in developing a company called DTS which specialised in creating special surround sound effects for the movie, including the sounds of the massive extinct beings. Upon its release, Jurassic Park was hailed a critical as well as commercial success, earning over 900 million dollars at the worldwide box office.
Animated movies can be visually appealing and narratively rich as their live-action counterparts. In fact, I was not a believer a decade ago. But then I somehow happened to watch Disney's 2010 twist on the age-old story of Rapunzel.
Meet Joe Black might not rank anywhere in the '100 best Hollywood movies of all time' list, but it does exactly what a good film should do -- celebrate life and create wonderful moments while doing it.
Monster's Ball is, by no definition, easy on the eyes or on the mind. Of course, it's not gory, but it is a painful, heartwrenching watch. And Halle Berry is stupendous as the woman who has lost everything.
The writing is impeccable, the visuals lovely and the chemistry between Winslet and Carrey is electric in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. I would say those are more than enough reasons to stream the movie ASAP.
Based on chef Julia Child's My Life in France and Julie Powell's Julie and Julia: My Year of Cooking Dangerously, the Meryl Streep and Amy Adams starrer is laugh-out-loud, sweet and sentimental film about following dreams, chasing after passions and feeling dejected in the process.
If a film manages to snag away the Oscar in five categories of Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Director and Best Screenplay, then it must have done something right, right? And the 1991 Anthony Hopkins and Jodie Foster starrer The Silence of the Lambs did exactly that and more.