Most Influential And Life Altering Movies
Rarely are we leaving a movie experience that changes our lives going forward, but the few that do deserve a special mention as the most influential and life altering movies that everyone ought to watch.
We are all human and we all are touched by diverse things that we encounter thru life or that we watch others encounter in the movies.
Here are the most influential movies that you ought to watch.
Pay It Forward is a movie that is focused solely on altering lives of average individuals. A young boy believes in the goodness of human nature so much that he sets out to difference the world, and he succeeds. The movie teaches the lesson of how if we could do just one kind thing for another person and they do the same for the next needy and so on, this world would become a better place.
Touching on an societal problem previously buried behind several facades, the movie Traffic brought the issue of Human Trafficking on the radar of the average American soul. It showed how innocent, young people easily get caught in rings of illegal organized rings and end up in horrifying situations seemingly without exit.
The Matrix set the bar for subsequent thrillers like The Island or Inception for imaginary science fiction. It introduced visual effects not seen before, especially the technique of moving the camera around the object in slow motion.
The movie left a deep impression for most viewers, as Oskar Schindler, a greedy German businessman in Poland during World War II, increasingly became worried for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazis. He went on saving over one thousand Jews by putting his humanitarian spirit first.
Los Angeles, 2019, in a surreal setting with a melancholic soundtrack, humans have developed the technology to create replicants as to to serve in colonies. Deckard is a Blade Runner revived from retirement, a cop that specializes in terminating replicants who needs to step in when six replicants escape to Earth from a colony. Blade Runner set new standards in believable Science Fiction.
With a rare glimpse into the family lives of the mafia, including stellar performances from Al Pacino and Marlon Brando, The Godfather was the most successful series of mafia movies and has been unmatched even until today.
The tragic sinking of the most luxurious ship of the time, telling the story of Rose who boards the departing ship with the upper-class passengers and her mother and her fiance. Meanwhile, Jack Dawson and his best friend Fabrizio both drifters win a ticket to the ship in a card game. And Rose explains the whole experience from departure until the sinking of the Titanic on its first and last voyage on April 15th, 1912.