List Of Hollywood’s Top 35 Best Movies Ever Made.

Hollywood has become the most recognizable and important film industry in the world. It is located in the city of Los Angeles, California, which is noted as the home of the U.S. film industry. During the many decades of this industry, it has provided us with many of the best movies ever made which we think you must surely watch once in your lifetime.

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Here, Is The Curated List Of Hollywood’s Top 35 Best Movies Ever Made…

1. 12 Angry Men (1995)

Director: Sidney Lumet

Cast: Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Martin Balsam, John Fiedler

A jury holdout attempts to prevent a miscarriage of justice by forcing his colleagues to reconsider the evidence.


2. The Godfather 1 (1972)

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Cast: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Diane Keaton

The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.


3. Seven Samurai (1954)

Director: Akira Kurosawa

Cast: Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Keiko Tsushima, Yukiko Shimazaki

A poor village under attack by bandits recruits seven unemployed samurai to help them defend themselves.


4. Schindler’s List (1993)

Director: Steven Spielberg

Cast: Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley, Caroline Goodall

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.


5. Citizen Kane (1941)

Director: Orson Welles

Cast: Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore

Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance.


6. The Godfather 2 (1974)

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Cast: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall

The early life and career of Vito Corleone in 1920s New York City is portrayed, while his son, Michael, expands and tightens his grip on the family crime syndicate.


7. Apocalypse Now (1979)

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Cast: Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall

During the Vietnam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade Colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe.


8. Psycho (1960)

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Cast: Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, Vera Miles

A Phoenix secretary embezzles forty thousand dollars from her employer’s client, goes on the run, and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his mother.

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9. Ben-Hur (1959)

Director: William Wyler

Cast: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Stephen Boyd, Haya Harareet

When a Jewish prince is betrayed and sent into slavery by a Roman friend, he regains his freedom and comes back for revenge.


10. Pulp Fiction (1994)

Director: Quentin Tarantino

Cast: John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Samuel L. Jackson

When a simple jewelry heist goes horribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant.


11. Reservoir Dogs (1992)

Director: Quentin Tarantino

Cast: Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen

When a simple jewelry heist goes horribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant.

12. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)

Director: Sergio Leone

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Eli Wallach, Lee Van Cleef, Aldo Giuffrè

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.


13. The Pursuit of Happiness (2006)

Director: Gabriele Muccino

Cast: Will Smith, Thandie Newton, Jaden Smith, Brian Howe

A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he’s poised to begin a life-changing professional career.


14. The Intouchables (2011)

Director: Olivier Nakache, Éric Toledano

Cast: François Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny, Audrey Fleurot

After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, an aristocrat hires a young man from the projects to be his caregiver.


15. Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Director: Darren Aronofsky

Cast: Ellen Burstyn, Jared Leto, Jennifer Connelly, Marlon Wayans

The drug-induced utopias of four Coney Island people are shattered when their addictions run deep.


16. Hachi: A Dog’s Tale (2009)

Director: Lasse Hallström

Cast: Richard Gere, Joan Allen, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Sarah Roemer

A college professor’s bond with the abandoned dog he takes into his home.


17. Gladiator (2000)

Director: Ridley Scott

Cast: Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Oliver Reed

A former Roman General sets out to exact vengeance against the corrupt emperor who murdered his family and sent him into slavery.


18. The Deer Hunter (1978)

Director: Michael Cimino

Cast: Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken, John Cazale

An in-depth examination of the ways in which the U.S. Vietnam War impacts and disrupts the lives of people in a small industrial town in Pennsylvania.

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19. Network (1976)

Director: Sidney Lumet

Cast: Faye Dunaway, William Holden, Peter Finch

A television network cynically exploits a deranged former anchor’s ravings and revelations about the news media for its own profit.


20. The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

Director: Wes Anderson

Cast: Ralph Fiennes, F. Murray Abraham, Mathieu Amalric

The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous hotel from the fictional Republic of Zubrowka between the first and second World Wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend.


21. Life Is Beautiful (1997)

Director: Roberto Benigni

Cast: Roberto Benigni, Nicoletta Braschi, Giorgio Cantarini, Giustino Durano

When an open-minded Jewish librarian and his son become victims of the Holocaust, he uses a perfect mixture of will, humor, and imagination to protect his son from the dangers around their camp.


22. The Dark Knight (2008)

Director: Christopher Nolan

Cast: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Caine

When the menace known as the Joker emerges from his mysterious past, he wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham. The Dark Knight must accept one of the greatest psychological and physical tests of his ability to fight injustice.


23. Titanic (1997)

Director: James Cameron

Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane, Kathy Bates

A seventeen-year-old aristocrat falls in love with a kind but poor artist aboard the luxurious, ill-fated R.M.S. Titanic.


24. 3-Iron (2004)

Director: Ki-duk Kim

Cast: Seung-Yun Lee, Hee Jae, Hyuk-ho Kwon, Jeong-ho Choi

A transient young man breaks into empty homes to partake of the vacationing residents’ lives for a few days.


25. It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)

Director: Frank Capra

Cast: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell

An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.


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26. Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter… and Spring (2003)

Director: Ki-duk Kim

Cast: Ki-duk Kim, Yeong-su Oh, Jong-ho Kim, Young-min Kim

A boy is raised by a Buddhist monk on an isolated floating temple where the years pass like the seasons.


27. The Return (2003)

Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev

Cast: Vladimir Garin, Ivan Dobronravov, Konstantin Lavronenko, Nataliya Vdovina

In the Russian wilderness, two brothers face a range of new, conflicting emotions when their father – a man they know only through a single photograph – resurfaces.

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28. I Saw the Devil (2010)

Director: Jee-woon Kim

Cast: Byung-Hun Lee, Min-sik Choi, Joon-Hyuk Lee, In-seo Kim

A secret agent exacts revenge on a serial killer through a series of captures and releases.


29. Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

Director: James Cameron

Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong, Robert Patrick

A cyborg, identical to the one who failed to kill Sarah Connor, must now protect her teenage son, John Connor, from a more advanced and powerful cyborg.


30. Jurassic Park (1993)

Director: Steven Spielberg

Cast: Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough

During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok.


31. The Secret in Their Eyes (2009)

Director: Juan José Campanella

Cast:  Ricardo Darín, Soledad Villamil, Pablo Rago, Carla Quevedo

A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior – both of which still haunt him decades later.


32. Departures (2008)

Director: Yôjirô Takita

Cast:  Masahiro Motoki, Ryôko Hirosue, Tsutomu Yamazaki

A newly unemployed cellist takes a job preparing the dead for funerals.


33. A Separation (2011)

Director: Asghar Farhadi

Cast: Payman Maadi, Leila Hatami, Sareh Bayat, Shahab Hosseini

A married couple are faced with a difficult decision – to improve the life of their child by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent who has Alzheimer’s disease.


34. The Wrestler (2008)

Director: Darren Aronofsky

Cast: Mickey Rourke, Marisa Tomei, Evan Rachel Wood, Todd Barry, Mark Margolis, Judah Friedlander, Ernest Miller, Ron Killings, Dylan Summers

A faded professional wrestler must retire, but finds his quest for a new life outside the ring a dispiriting struggle.

35. My Sassy Girl (2001)

Director: Jae-young Kwak

Cast: Tae-Hyun Cha, Ji-hyun Jun, In-mun Kim, Wok-suk Song

A young man sees a drunk, cute woman standing too close to the tracks at a metro station in Seoul and pulls her back. She ends up getting him into trouble repeatedly after that, starting on the train.


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