8 great films that are a must-watch

Siddhi Narvankar

Schindler’s List (1993)

Oskar Schindler is an industrialist, who ends up saving over a thousand Jews during the Second World War. Based on a novel, Steven Spielberg’s film shows compassion for humanity through the character.

The Godfather (1972)

Directed by Francis Ford Coppola, the film revolves around the Corleone family, focusing on the journey of Michael Corleone - from being a reluctant outsider to a ruthless gangster.

Pulp Fiction (1994)

The movie tells the tales of crime and mobsters in Los Angeles. Directed by Quentin Tarantino, the film, starring John Travolta and Samuel L. Jackson in key roles, is a must-watch for crime drama lovers.

Citizen Kane (1941)

The film portrays the life of Charles Foster Kane, a wealthy newspaper magnate. Starring Orson Welles, the film is known for its storyline, cinematography, and in-depth narrative.

The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

Andy Dufresne is imprisoned for murdering his wife, the film revolves around how he deals with his prison life and plots his eventual escape.

Forrest Gump (1994)

The film follows Forrest Gump, who overcomes his challenges with unwavering optimism. The story’s heartfelt narrative and Tom Hanks' realistic performance make the film a classic.

Inception (2010)

Christopher Nolan’s film narrates the tale of a man who has an extraordinary ability to collect data from people’s dreams. The film stars Leonardo DiCaprio in the lead role.

Parasite (2019)

The film portrays the tale of a poor family, whose son gets a job at a rich household. The family then seeks to find a way for each one of them to work for the same household to end their struggles.