Numerous amazing films are being made in Hollywood year after year. There are literally so many films which are worth watching. Listing out only some of them would be an injustice to many other films. However, let us see some of the best Hollywood films we could find before 2018. These films are worth watching for sure!
1. AVATAR (2009)
Avatar is a sci-fi fantasy film made by James Cameron for over 10 years. He created a whole new world named ‘Pandora,’ a unique Earth-sized planet inhabited by peace-loving people and with its own species of flora and fauna. Avatar shows how the greed of man leads to the destruction of nature and ultimately the end of man. The film gives the message that we need to save this planet before it is too late.
Director: James Cameron
Cast: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Stephen Lang, Sigourny Weaver
2. INCEPTION (2010)
Inception is one of the original films in recent times with a futuristic storyline. The Hero is a thief who steals corporate secrets using the dream sharing technology. He is assigned the mission to plant an idea into the mind of a CEO.
Director: Christopher Nolan
Cast: Leonardo Di Caprio, Joseph Gordan, Ellen Page
3. COCO (2017)
Coco is an American computer-animated musical fantasy. It is a 12-year-old boy who strives to become an accomplished musician, but lands into a colorful land of his ancestors. He embarks on a journey to find the real mystery behind his family’s history.
Director: Lee Unkrich
Cast: Anthony Gonzalez, Gael Garcia Bernal, Alanna Ubach, Renee Victor
4. TERMINATOR 2: JUDGMENT DAY (2017)
This film has high-end graphics and astounding action scenes. The two cyborgs travel in future to fight with each other as one tries to kill John Conner, the leader of the human resistance against the Artificial intelligence, and the other tries to protect him.
Director: James Cameron
Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong, Robert Patrick
5. LA LA LAND (2016)
La La Land is an American musical romantic comedy-drama. It is a love story between an aspiring actress and a Jazz Pianist. The film shows the romance between them before they are intervened by the practicality of the world. The film portrays intense emotions and feelings which will surely connect with the audience.
Director: Damien Chazelle
Cast: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone
6. LION (2017)
Lion is a biographical drama based on the non-fiction book ‘A Long way home’ written by Saroo Brierley. The hero gets separated from his family at the age of five and is adopted by an Australian couple. He decides to find his parents when he reaches 25 years of age. The film is emotional and connects with everyone who has deep family relations.
Director: Garth Davis
Cast: Dev Patel, Rooney Mara, David Wenham, Nicole Kidman
7. THE REVENANT (2016)
The Revenant is an amazing film from Alejandro Gonzalez. It is a three-time Oscar winner. The film was picturized in the remote forests of Alberta in Canada at freezing temperatures. The hero is a frontiersman who was left was for dead by his team after a bear attack. He decides to take revenge on the selfish team members.
Director: Alejandro Gonzalez
Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Domhnall Gleeson, Forrest Goodluck
8. STAR WARS : The Force Awakens (2015)
It is an Americal epic Space Opera and it is the first in the Star Wars sequel trilogy and the seventh in the Star Wars Franchise. The film continues the story of the previous part after 30 years of where it was left. Ray, Finn, and Doe search for Luke and fight alongside the Resistance.
Director: JJ Abrams
Cast: Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver.
9. BLACK MASS (2015)
Black Mass is an American biographical crime drama based on the book Black Mass published in 2001. Whitney Bulger is convinced to act as police informer by an FB Agent. But, the story takes a turn when the plan goes wary and Whitney himself turns in to a criminal gangster ahead.
Director: Scott Cooper
Cast: Johnny Depp, Joel Edgerton, Benedict Cumberbatch, Rory Cochrane, Kevin Bacon.
10. INTERSTELLAR (2014)
Interstellar is a science fiction set in a dystopian future. Earth begins to deteriorate in the film. Ex-Nasa Pilot and a team of explorers travel through a worm hole in space and try to save the humanity from extinction by finding a suitable planet. The film covers their exciting journey through space and surprises the audience with unexpected encounters.
Director: Christopher Nolan
Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Bill Irwin.
11. THE WOLF OF WALL STREET (2013)
It is a biographical black comedy crime film. It is based on the true life of Jordan Belfort. It portrays his rise to the position of a wealthy stockbroker and reveals how he fell into the crime world and gets into corruption. The film recounts the perspective of Belfort on his career and life.
Director: Martin Scorsese
Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie, Kyle Chandler
12. GRAVITY 3D
Gravity is an awe-inspiring 3D film. It shows a space engineer on his first journey to space with another astronaut who is on his last expedition. They are hit by debris during the spacewalk. Their efforts to survive against all odds in space are worth watching. The story is interesting and goes beyond our expectations.
Director: Alfonso Cuarón
Cast: Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris, Orto Ignatiussen