Film industry has been witnessing great development ever since its inception. It has become an important component of day to day life, as people find great entertainment through movies. Keeping in view the differing tastes of individuals, all film industries of the world produce movies on different aspects of life. The theme or topic of these movies range from action and romance to comedy as well. Moreover, it is also interesting to note that the ideas addressed in these movies are largely expanding and are aimed to cover every aspect of human psychology. Since a great number of movies are produced with in very short time period, it is very difficult for one particular movie to remain in the favorites list of viewers. However, there are certain movies which really have dominated the choice list of individuals and despite of availability movies of all types, they are still loved and appreciated by the viewers. Following is the list of top 10 best movies of all time. This list of movies is based on the long lasting love, appreciation, and their popularity among the people from all walks of life.
10. Apocalypse Now
Apocalypse Now, based on a famous novel “Heart of Darkness”, presents the few events of Vietnam War. This movie has beautifully given the picture of the madness, horror and terror of that war. Due to the best direction and mind blowing acting of the stars in this movie, Apocalypse Now is regarded as one of the best movies of all times. On this topic, nobody can find movie better than this.
9. Aguirre, Wrath of God
Aguirre, Wrath of God, based on the journal of Brother Gaspar, depicts the story of the legendry city of gold back. This movie has beautifully presented the times of 16th century. The fictitious story of travelers who attempt to pass through a jungle greatly intrigues its viewers and does not let them divert their attention even for a single moment. Owing to the beautiful camera work, best direction, and skillful acting skills, this movie has earned great famous and is still loved by a vast majority of movie lovers.
8. Citizen Kane
Citizen Kane was released in 1941 and is one of the best movies of all times. It is a dramatic movie which greatly intrigues the viewers who love to see the classical movies. It is interesting to note that this movie depicts great cinematic qualities despite of the fact that it was produced in very old times. The remarkable scenes and acting skills presented in this movie have helped it in winning a long list of awards, including 9 Academy Awards and an Oscar Award. The story of this movie is based on the life and career of a newspaper tycoon, William Randolph.
7. The General
The general is one of the best works of Buster Keaton. This great legend had the repute of being a visitor of modern world of the silence. The story if this movie is based on the life of railway engineer who had the experience of falling in love twice during his life time. Basically falling in the category of comedy movie, The General is undoubtedly one of the best comedy movie of all time.
6. La Dolce Vita
La Dolce Vita is regarded as the best classical movie of all times. The story of this movie revolves around the seven deadly that took place in ancient city Rome. This movie was released in cinemas in 1960. The central character of this movie is very interesting which grabs the attention of the viewers and provides them entertainment in a great deal.
5. 2001: A Space Odyssey
2001: A Space Odyssey is one of the top 10 best movies of all times. The theme of this movie revolves around the movies, the cinema and revokes cinematic experience. This slow going movie does not bore its viewers; rather keep their attention intact on the screen. The level of popularity which this movie earned helps it to secure the 5th position on the list of top 10 best movies of all times.
4. Raging Bull
The master piece of work by Martin Scorsese and Robert Niro, Raging Bull, is undoubtedly one of the best movies of all times. Raging Bull provides great entertainment to the viewers who have fallen in great love with this movie. The story of this movie revolves around the psychotic character study of a taxi driver. It is interesting to note that Raging Bull has set new trends in the film industry of Hollywood.
3. The Tree of Life
This movie stars one if the most popular actors of Hollywood, Brad Pitt. The tree of Life basically depicts the era of 1950s which is very skillfully and beautifully directed by the director and is elegantly played by all the actors casted in it. The breath taking camera work, dialogues and emotional scenes of the movie compel the viewers to fall in love with this. The Tree of Life holds the 3rd second position on the list of top 10 best movies of all times.
2. Tokyo Story
Tokyo Story is directed by an Asian director, Yasujiro Ozu. It basically falls under the category of classical movie and is undoubtedly one of the best movies of this class. The story of Tokyo Story revolves around parents who plan to visit their children. The best direction, great acting skills, dialogues, and great depiction of camera skills help this movie in earning the 2nd position on the list of top 10 best movies of all times.
Vertigo is the best movie of all times as it leads the list of top 10 best movies of all times. This movie is based on French novel named D’entre les Morts. The unpredictable switches in the story of this movie keep the interest of viewers intact and thus provide them great deal of entertainment.