If you want to sit down with your family on a saturday night for a movie night this movie is an ideal one for that. The movie explores the relationship between man and dog. It is indeed true that dogs are the best of friends anyone can ever ask for. The story opens with a puppy (akita) lost in a station and being rescued by Professor Parker Wilson. Unable to leave the puppy all alone in the station he takes the puppy home without letting his wife know. The family soon decides to put out flyers to look for the puppy's owner but nobody turns up. The professor decides to adopt the puppy himself and soon Hachiko becomes a part of the family. From taking the Professor to the station to waiting for him when he comes back Hachiko was always there for him even when he wasnt. The story is bound to make you cry so make sure you have a box of tissues with you. Overall it is one of the best dramas ive ever watched.
Beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder one will understand this when they watch this movie. One of studio Ghiblis finest creations Howl's Moving castle is a well made animated movie. Sophie's everyday life becomes topsy turvy when one day she comes across Howl a wizard. Soon after that event she was cursed with old age by the witch of waste. Sophie seeks out to reverse the curse and comes across Howl's moving castle. Soon she becomes part of Howl's family and without her knowledge falls in love with Howl. The movie makes a stark contrast between War and everyday life. The movie has equal parts fantasy, romance and morality tale. One has which makes it a must watch.
Leonardo DI Caprio's Debut movie What's eating Gilbert Grape is a simple movie which has many stories in it. Based in the sleepy town of Midwestern the movie talks about Gilbert (Johnny Depp) and his family. Being the eldest bread owner of his family Gilbert had to look after his autistic brother Arnie and his obese mother Bonnie. The plot twist comes when Becky and her grandmother comes to town and Gilbert falls in love with Becky which stands to become an obstacle for him because of his responsibilities. The movie explores various aspects of human emotions. Over all the movie is a light watch and a good family drama.
One of Eddie Redmayne's best movies, The Danish Girl explores the theme of sexuality. Gerda Wegener asks her husband Einar to pose as a female model for a painting that created complications after that. The movie shows one's struggle of being born in a certain way but wanting to be something different. Einar’s suppressed nature comes out and we as audience get to see its every aspect. Einar and Gerda go through a difficult time trying to hold their marriage. Gerda finds it difficult when Einar tells him that he wants to go through Sex reassignment surgery (male-to-female) but none the less still supports him. Overall the movie is one of the best dramas I have ever come across. Based on a true story it is a movie which is a must watch.