The Shawshank Redemption Famous Movies
The Shawshank Redemption a Famous Movies was released on October 14, 1994. This is a crime-themed drama movie which was directed by Frank Darabont. Story has been written by Stephen King while screenplay is the creativity of Frank Darabont. Main characters of The Shawshank Redemption have been played by Bob Gunton, Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins. Main theme of the story circles around two imprisoned men who try to find support and eventual redemption using common decency.
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The Godfather, a crime-theme drama movie, was released on March 24, 1972. It was highly appreciated by the viewers that it took second place in the list. It was directed by Francis Ford Coppola who also participated as a screenplay writer. The movie theme is based on a novel story written by Mario Puzo who also wrote screenplay for this movie. James Caan, Al Pacino and Marlon Brando played main characters. Main story covers the transferring control of organized crime dynasty of an aging patriarch to his reluctant son.
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The Godfather: Part II is the sequel of The Godfather (released in 1972) which was released after two years on December 20, 1974.Al Pacino (who was the main character in 1972’s first version) is seen playing main character in this sequel along with Robert Duvall and Robert De Niro. Screenplay of this movie is the effort of Mario Puzo and Francis Ford Coppola (director). This sequel portrays the efforts of an aging patriarch’s son expanding his crime syndicate successfully in Cuba in 1958.
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Pulp Fiction, a crime thriller theme based movie, was released on October 14, 1994. Quentin Tarantino not only directed this all-time hit movie but also played an important role in story writing along with Roger Avary. Main characters of Pulp Fiction movie have been played by Samuel L. Jackson, Uma Thurman and John Travolta. The movie theme circles around a gangster’s wife, a boxer and a pair of diner gangsters.
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The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, a hit adventure-themed movie of 1966, is a marvelous effort of Sergio Leone who directed this movie. It was released for public on December 15, 1966. Sergio Leone also actively participated in story writing along with Luciano Vincenzoni. Lee Van Cleef, Eli Wallach and Clint Eastwood played main characters in The Good, The Bad and The Ugly. All characters are seen tracing a gold fortune buried somewhere in a remote cemetery.
12 Angry Men, typically a drama-typed movie, was released for public in theaters on April 13, 1957. Sidney Lumet directed this super-hit movie and Reginald Rose participated as a writer and producer. The other notable producer of this movie is Henry Fonda. Martin Balsam, Lee J. Cobb and Henry Fonda played main characters so well that it ranked among top 10 movies of all times. The movie theme circles around a dissenting juror who tries to convince other jury members about a murder trial that it’s not a clear case at all.
Schindler’s List is an outstanding directing effort of Steven Spielberg. This historical biography-themed movie was released on December 15, 1993. The movie theme is actually an inspiration of a book written by Thomas Keneally. Screenplay of this movie was written by Steven Zaillian while main characters have been played by Ben Kingsley, Ralph Fiennes and Liam Neeson. Oskar Schindler, the main character of the movie, gradually shows his deep concerns about his Jewish workforce during World War II in Poland when Nazis try their persecution.
The Dark Knight, a super hit movie of 2008, successfully secured its placed in top 10 movies of all times. This action and crime-themed movie was directed by Christopher Nolan and it was released in theaters on July 18, 2008. Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan are two names as screenplay writers of this movie. Aaron Eckhart, Heath Ledger and Christian Bale played main roles.
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, a super hit action and adventure-themed movie, was released on December 17, 2003. Peter Jackson really did very well as a director to make it an awesome movie of all times. Fran Walsh wrote screenplay of this film. Ian McKellen, Viggo Mortensen and Elijah Wood played key characters to make it a top-ranked movie. The story circles around one ring.
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest was released on November 21, 1975 in United States. This last movie in the list of top 10 movies of all times was directed by Milos Forman. Lawrence Hauben and Bo Goldman did pretty job to write screenplay of the movie. Michael Berryman, Louise Fletcher and Jack Nicholson played key characters in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest movie.
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