As we wait for this pandemic to end by staying inside our home, here is a list of Top 5 great movies you can watch and reflect upon during this time.
- FORREST GUMP
Forrest Gump is an American magical-realism-comedy-drama film of 1994 based on a novel with the same name by Winston Groom. The film features Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gray Sinse, Mykelti Williamson and Sally Field. The film revolves around different instances of life of Forest Grump(Tom) who is from Alabama and has a low IQ but a very kind heart. You will never see the world the same way once you have seen with the eyes of Forrest Gump.
- 12 YEARS A SLAVE
12 Years A Slave is based on true events is and is a biographical-period-drama film of 2013. The film features Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Dano, Paul Giamatti, Lupita Nyongo, Sarah Paulson, Brad Pitt and Alfre Woodard. This film is about a New-York state born free African-American, Northup who kidnapped by two conmen and sold into slavery. He along with other African- American suffers to get free. He serves as a slave for 12 years. This film shows how cruel humans.
- THE SKY IS PINK
The Sky is pink is a beautiful heartwarming story about a motivational speaker, Aisha Chaudhary who suffers from pulmonary fibrosis. This film stars Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Farhan Akhtar, Zaira Wasim and Rohit Suresh Saraf. The film is a narrative by Aisha about her parents love story and how uniquely they deal with their daughter’s rare disease. The film features a song, Memba by her brother Ishaan who composed it in remembrance of his sister. This film will surely make you cry and touched.
The story of the sledge dog, Togo, who led the 1925 serum run, but was considered by most to be too small and weak to lead such an intense race. Still, Togo was arguably the team’s most impressive canine in the sheer distance—he ran more than 350 miles total.
- GREEN BOOK
Greenbook is inspired by true events. It is a biographical-comedy-drama film set in 1962 about Dr Don Shiriley, a world-class African-American pianist who is about to start a concert tour. He is in need of a driver and protection and meets Tony Lip, a tough-talking bouncer from Italian- American neighbourhood. Despite a lot of differences with there mindset, they develop an unexpected bond and confronts racism and danger in the era of segregation.