During coronavirus breakdown, everyone is suggested to practice self-quarantine. The outbreak has led many countries to impose lockdown in an attempt to contain the spread of Coronavirus and everyone is requested to adopt social distancing and self-isolation. In this difficult time, celebrities are also encouraging their fans and followers to stay safe and stay home during the lockdown.
The quarantine might also lead to mental stress and anxiety issues for many people. It is essential for everyone to stay relaxed and stress-free during this time. In order to keep you entertained and motivated, here are some of the best movies you can watch during the quarantine.
1. Mary Kom : (Bollywood)
Mary Kom stars Priyanka Chopra in the lead role of the boxer, alongside Darshan Kumar and Sunil Thapa in supporting roles of her husband and mentor.
The sports biopic premises Kom’s journey of maturing as a boxer to her victory at the 2008 World Boxing Championships in Ningbo. Helmed by Omung Kumar, the film is produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali in association with Viacom 18 Motion Pictures.
2. The Counselor: (Hollywood)
The Counselor a knotty crime drama written by Cormac McCarthy and featuring an all-star ensemble that includes Brad Pitt, Javier Bardem, Michael Fassbender, Penélope Cruz, and Cameron Diaz. Summarizing its noir-ish plot, which revolves around the Juárez, Mexico, drug trade, is impossible, but the film is worth watching simply because there’s nothing like it.
McCarthy’s florid dialogue and Scott’s hazy visuals are bewitching, and every actor gives an energetic performance pushed to ridiculous heights (one scene in particular, involving Diaz and a Ferrari, is hypnotically baffling). The Counselor is a dark acquired taste, but a deeply satisfying one.
3. Taare Zameen Par: (Bollywood)
This movie was about Ishaan Nandkishore Awasthy (Darsheel Safary) who suffered from dyslexia, and his parents were unable to understand his situation.
Taare Zameen Par critiqued every Indian family’s need to push their children beyond the limits. you to watch this movie with your parents, don’t miss Aamir Khan’s speech as Ram Shankar Nikumbh, reaches Ishaan’s house to discuss his issue. There is your inspiration.
4. Solaris: (Hollywood)
Steven Soderbergh’s sci-fi opus was decried on release for daring to re-adapt a novel that had already been turned into a film masterpiece (Andrei Tarkovsky’s sprawling 1972 work of the same name). But Soderbergh’s movie is a very different beast from Tarkovsky’s, stripping the story down to 99 minutes and focusing on the haunting romance at the center of the book.
George Clooney plays Chris Kelvin, a psychologist haunted by the suicide of his wife, Rheya (Natascha McElhone). After hearing the mysterious distress signals sent out by a distant space station, he travels there—and finds Rheya, somehow re-created by the planet that the station is or biting.
5. Hum Aapke Hain Koun: (Bollywood)
This movie stars Salman Khan and Madhuri Dixit who meet and fall in love at the wedding of their elder siblings. However, their plan to together comes to a standstill when an unexpected tragedy takes place. If you have seen this movie before, for the love of Tuffy watch it again. If you haven’t make sure you watch Salman and Madhuri in their glory days.
6. The Princess Bride: (Hollywood)
Designed as a tale to tell when someone’s unwell. The Princess Bride is the perfect accompaniment to an afternoon in.
When Buttercup, a beautiful farm owner, lose her love, Westley (Cary Elwes), to pirates, she believes her life to be over. But after agreeing to marry the spoiled Prince Humperdink (Chris Sarandon), she finds herself kidnapped by an unlikely band of criminals: a Sicilian plotter named Vizzini (Wallace Shawn), a master swordsmith named Inigo Montoya who’s hell-bent on avenging his father’s murder.
7. Lagaan: (Bollywood)
It is a great stepping stone for getting into Bollywood cinema, because it is not just a musical, it’s a sports movie, too! It’s also 15 minutes longer than The Irishman, which is a further bonus. During the days of the British rule, a drought-stricken Indian village can’t pay its taxes (lagaan), so hunky Bhuvan (Aamir Khan) challenges the evil Brits to a cricket match.
If they win, no taxes for three years. If they lose, they have to pay triple lagaan. By the end of it you will not be able to stop yourself from singing “Ghanan Ghanan” and you will also know all the rules of cricket.
8. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse: (Hollywood)
Going out on a limb here to say that Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is one of the best animated movies .
When teenager Miles Morales (Shameik Moore) is bitten by a radioactive spider on the subway, he begins transforming into the Spider-Man we all know and love — except he’s not the only Spider-Man. Not by a long shot. In a story that spans not only distance but also time and space, Miles teams up with alternate universe versions of Spider-Man (including the likes of John Mulaney, Kimiko Glenn, Hailee Steinfeld, Nicolas Cage and Jake Johnson) in order to defeat the evil Kingpin.
9. Bhaag Milkha Bhaag: (Bollywood)
It is a sports drama film which is directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. It stars Farhan Akhtar, Meesha Shafi, Pavan Malhotra, and Art Malik.
The movie is based on the life of Milkha Singh, an Indian athlete who was a national champion runner and also an Olympian. The truth behind the ascension of Milkha Singh who was very scarred because of the India-Pakistan partition.
10. Paddington 2: (Hollywood)
Though sequels often get a bad rap, Paddington 2 is known for being one of the most wholesome films ever made.
When Paddington (Ben Whishaw) stumbles across the perfect gift for his Aunt Lucy (Imelda Staunton) — a gorgeous antique pop-up book of London he immediately decides to get a job. But when the book is stolen and Paddington gets sent to prison, it’s up to his family and friends (featuring the likes of Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Jim Broadbent and Julie Walters) to prove his innocence, and unmask the real culprit. It is a tale of family, dedication and, naturally.