Here are seven American movies people love to watch.
‘LA LA LAND’ – 2016 (Best movie of the year) Directed by Damien Chazelle and starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, LA LA LAND is an emotional story about two aspiring actors who must deal with their egos, money, and dreams as they audition for the biggest role of their lives. The film’s success was fueled by its ability to address big themes like the cost of fame, the value of talent, and the nature of ambition.
‘THE BIG SHORT’ – 2015 (Best movie of the year) Director: Adam McKay and starring: Steve Carell, Christian Bale, Ryan Gosling, Paul Rudd, Steve Buscemi and Vince Vaughn. The Big Short tells the story of a group of Wall Street traders who get caught up in the 2008 financial crisis. The movie is a hilarious satire that highlights the greed and corruption on Wall Street, and how these men got caught up in a game they could not win.
‘DARK KNIGHT RISES’ – 2011 (Best action movie of the year) Directed by Christopher Nolan and starring: Christian Bale, Mark Ruffalo, Tom Hardy, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Marion Cotillard. DARK KNIGHT RISES is the final chapter of the Batman trilogy, and it features a fantastic ensemble cast.
‘BOYS DON’T CRY’ – 2014 (Best drama of the year) Directed by Gary Winick and starring: James Franco, Dave Franco, Emma Roberts, Kiersey Clemons and Noah Jupe. BOYS DON’T CRY is a heartwarming comedy that follows a group of high school boys as they struggle to overcome their personal challenges. The film is based on a true story about a group of boys in a small town who come together to help one another in a time of need.
‘PITCH PERFECT’ – 2012 (Best comedy of the year) Directed by Kristin Harris and starring: Anne Hathaway, Rebel Wilson, Blake Anderson, Ashley Tisdale and Anna Kendrick. PITCH PERFECT is the story of five women who must compete for a spot in the prestigious Pitch Perfect movie. The film’s success was fueled by its ability to address big themes like ambition, friendship, and sisterhood.
‘WONDER WOMAN’ – 2017 (Best superhero movie of the year) Directed by Patty Jenkins and starring: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Danny Huston and Connie Nielsen. WONDER WOMAN is a superhero movie that addresses many of the themes that have been plaguing comic book movies for years. Wonder Woman’s success is fueled by her strength as a character and her ability to connect with audiences around the world.
‘THE INCREDIBLES 2′ – 2018 (Best animation of the year) Directed by Brad Bird and starring: Owen Wilson, Robert Downey Jr., Ginnifer Goodwin, Mandy Moore and Emily Blunt. THE INCREDIBLES 2 is an action-packed sequel to the popular family comedy from the 1980s. This movie is filled with colorful characters and unforgettable moments. It’s also one of the most entertaining movies of the year.