20 masterpieces of cinema, developing impeccable taste
In order to understand a lot about cinema, it is necessary to establish certain quality criteria - and this will help only the best films. To do this, we have compiled a list of films, which, according to VGIK teachers are minimum kinopoznany base for an educated person.
The list includes not only works that have become classics of cinema, but also modern art is an example of a great actor's production and operation.
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
(One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest)
to simulate insanity hoping to avoid prison, Randle McMurphy gets to a psychiatric clinic, where almost undivided host is cruel sister Mildred Ratched. McMurphy is amazed that everyone accepted it and decided to revolt. By oneself.
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter ... and Spring
(Bom yeoreum gaeul gyeoul geurigo bom)
No one can break the changing seasons. With the onset of their souls are filled with energy, which leads both to a sense of spirituality and to the tragedy. More importantly, they can not break out of the circle of life, desires, sufferings and passions that affect all of us.
Once in America
(Once Upon a Time in America)
In the roaring twenties, when America had fun sounds of jazz and every tramp dreamed of becoming a millionaire in the slums of New York met a few desperate men. Removing competitors from the road, mercilessly punishing traitors and impudently turning clever scam, they became kings of the underworld golden era "of Prohibition."
To Kill a Mockingbird
(To Kill a Mockingbird)
The film is about a lawyer from Alabama, was brought up without a mother of their two children. In addition to the theme of racial prejudice, the film is about how two children take their first steps into a world where form concepts such as generosity, compassion, justice and inequality.
Lawrence of Arabia
(Lawrence of Arabia)
The film of the legendary hero of the First World War - English spy TE Lawrence in force among the Arab tribes and lead them in a campaign against the Turks.
Cool Hand Luke
(Cool Hand Luke)
Hatch many times experienced their fate on the strength, and the prison was another test that he seems to be looking for. Three escape, three arrests and three cruel punishment did not break his will to live, he became a hero to the other prisoners, a lone hero who put themselves against the system ...
The Maltese Falcon
(The Maltese Falcon)
A private detective Sam Spade begins a deadly hunt for a priceless statuette mysteriously disappeared "Maltese Falcon".
in the Rain Singin '
(Singin 'in the Rain)
The basis of this legendary film - a dozen of old songs, written for a variety of Broadway shows. Don Lockwood - a popular silent film star recalls how he came to fame ... but suddenly leaves his fortune - the era of sound film.
A Dog's Heart
The Transfiguration Professor puts daring experiments, trying to turn the dog Sharik into an equal in the whole person. The result is one Sharikov. Unfortunately, experience shows that the dog is better to remain a dog.
Good Will Hunting,
(Good Will Hunting)
Will Hunting - 20-year-old prodigy who now and then engaged in a nasty story. And when he is arrested for another fight, a professor of mathematics takes him under his wing.
It Happened One Night
(It Happened One Night)
Alley, heiress of a multimillion state is going to marry a pilot King Westley, but her father is against their marriage, she puts it under lock and key. But she manages to escape, and she goes towards the constriction in New York by bus. In the same bus rides just fired reporter Peter, who desperately needed a sensation. In the face of runaway heiress that police are looking for the whole country, the fate of his smiles.
Welcome to Los Angeles, with its sunshine, wide inviting beaches and a thriving organized crime. After the arrest of mob boss one after the other in the other world sent his aides who wanted to take the vacant place of the head of the criminal world.
leave home American Rick Blaine, the owner of the gambling club in Casablanca, accidentally meets who had left him a few years ago lover, Ilsa.
This is the story of William Munni - the former cold-blooded killer who has found the strength to do away with messy craft. He became a farmer, started a family. But things are going is not the way you want ...
The Little Tramp meets a beautiful blind girl, trading in flowers on the street, which mistakenly takes him for a wealthy duke. Having learned that the surgery can restore her vision, little tramp sets out in search of money.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
(Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo)
In the midst of civil war, a mysterious shooter wanders across the expanses of the Wild West. He has no home, no friends or companions, until he meets two strangers, the same ruthless and cynical. They have to combine their efforts in search of gold, but working together - the worst possible occupation for such notorious criminals as they are.
It's a Wonderful Life
(It's a Wonderful Life)
George Bailey, the owner of the credit card company, honest, sympathetic, loving husband and father, depressed blame him hardship and considering suicide. And Heaven sent him to rescue Angela, who decides to show George the world where it does not exist.
The Taming of the Shrew
(Il bisbetico domato)
Categorically do not accept sorority gruff farmer quite happy and satisfied with his bachelor life. But suddenly appeared in his life trying to change the character and charm him.
A comic fantasy about life, love and death of the famous Baron Munchausen, who lived in the XVIII century and became the hero of many fun books and stories, based on the novel by R. Raspe, but in fact is an independent work.
In the distant future return to Earth cargo spaceship intercepts emanating from an unknown planet an unidentified signal. The crew decides to land and find out what was going on. Once on the planet, astronauts everywhere discover an unidentified object that looks like a giant cocoon ...