I present to you a few movies that are, according to IMDB in 2012, the best in the history of cinema. As well as a summary of these movies.
"Flew Over the Cuckoo" (English. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest).
The film of 1975, directed by: Milos Forman. The film is based on the book by Ken Kesey and collected as much as 5 "Oscars" and 5 "Golden Globe" in the most prestigious categories - the only time in the history of cinema. The plot revolves around the drama in the clinic for the mentally ill.
"The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" (eng. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King).
Film 2003, director: Peter Jackson. Another film based on the famous book, the authorship of John Ronald Reuel Tolkien. Fantasy parable received kolosalny success in film and grossed more than $ 1, 1 billion.
"The Dark Knight" (eng. The Dark Knight).
The film of 2008 directed by Christopher Nolan. Who knows, you got another film about Batman such fame, if not death of Heath Ledger, unsurpassed played the role of the main villain named Joker.
"Schindler's List" (eng. Schindler's List).
1993 film, directed by Steven Spielberg. The historical drama about a German businessman and Nazi Party member Oskar Schindler, who saved more than a thousand Polish Jews from death during the Holocaust. Based on the novel by Thomas Keneally "Schindler's Ark».
"12 razgnevannyh men" (Engl. 12 Angry Men).
The film in 1957, directed by Sidney Lumet. The twelve jurors in the deliberation room to decide whether to blame the Puerto Rican teenager who grew up in the slums, in the murder of his own father. The film is considered one of the best dramas of court.
"The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" (eng. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly).
The film of 1966, directed by: Sergio Leone. After the release in theaters in 1966, the film was perceived ambiguously in connection with an abundance of scenes of torture and violence, and cynicism and immorality of the protagonists. Over time, I began to be perceived as a benchmark of the genre, and Quentin Tarantino called it the best directing for film in history.
"Pulp Fiction" (eng. Pulp Fiction).
Film 1994, director: Quentin Tarantino. The picture was a great success with the public and is considered a milestone in the history of cinema, which gave significant impetus to the development of independent American cinema.
"The Godfather 2" (eng. The Godfather, Part 2).
The film of 1974, directed by: Francis Ford Coppola. The second part of the gangster saga based on the novel by Mario Puzo. "The Godfather 2" was one of the few sequels, deserved recognition and film critics and ordinary viewers. In particular, he was the first sequel, received the "Oscar" in the category "Best film».
"The Godfather" (English. The Godfather).
The film of 1972, directed by: Francis Ford Coppola. It considered the best gangster films according to the American Film Institute. Directing Coppola, combined with the outstanding play of actors and a wonderful script, it ensured the success of the film among critics, and among ordinary viewers. We can say that in the film there is a lot of violence, but in this case it is only a means to reflect the artistic director's vision and to create the appropriate atmosphere in the film. The main drama of the film is the tragedy of Michael Corleone - a young man, a war hero, life, and even the soul which is broken under the pressure of its own responsibility, power and interests of the family. His transformation into a cruel and treacherous boss is a one of the most elaborate metamorphosis shown in the history of world cinema.
"The Shawshank Redemption" (eng. The Shawshank Redemption).
1994 film, directed by Frank Darabont. Religious drama based on the novel by Stephen King "Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank salvation from" confidently holds the leading position in various kinoreytingah. This is a story about how unfairly convicted for the murder of his wife, completely shattered lives and circumstances of people managed to overcome all the difficulties and an incredible way to conquer fate.