Here are five Hollywood movies that have received critical acclaim and are considered must-watch:
1. The Godfather (1972) – Directed by Francis Ford Coppola, The Godfather is considered one of the greatest films in the history of cinema. The movie revolves around the Corleone family, a powerful mafia clan in New York City.
2. The Shawshank Redemption (1994) – Directed by Frank Darabont, The Shawshank Redemption is based on Stephen King’s novella, Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption. The movie is about two prisoners who form an unlikely friendship while serving a life sentence in Shawshank State Penitentiary.
3. The Dark Knight (2008) – Directed by Christopher Nolan, The Dark Knight is a superhero movie based on the DC Comics character Batman. The movie follows Batman as he tries to stop the Joker, a criminal mastermind who terrorizes Gotham City.
4. Schindler’s List (1993) – Directed by Steven Spielberg, Schindler’s List is a historical drama based on the life of Oskar Schindler, a German industrialist who saved the lives of more than a thousand Jewish refugees during the Holocaust.
5. Forrest Gump (1994) – Directed by Robert Zemeckis, Forrest Gump is a comedy-drama that tells the story of a simple man named Forrest Gump, who unwittingly becomes involved in some of the key moments in American history.