12 Films That Will Touch You in The Depths of Your Soul
If you do not remember the last time you felt strong emotions, then this selection of movies is for you. Each of these works tells a unique story that will give you the opportunity to dive into the darkest recesses of your consciousness, and allow you to observe your own life from an outside point of view.
Casting: Anne Hathaway, Jason Sudeikis, Stowell Austin, Tim Blake Nelson.
Gloria is a nice girl who sees her life crumble after losing her boyfriend and her job. It sounds like a banal romantic comedy,
but a series of strange circumstances will occur: as soon as Gloria loses her life, a huge monster appears and destroys everything that gets in her way.
An original film that mixes reality and fantasy, and seeks to show that in each of us lives a monster. And we must find the strength to fight it …
Casting: Anthony Hopkins, Cuba Gooding Jr., Donald Sutherland, Maura Tierney.
A brilliant scientist is imprisoned because of a mysterious murder in the Rwandan jungle. During his years of incarceration, man locks himself into his own world and stops communicating with others.
He is visited by a psychiatrist who has to uncover the darkest secrets of the human spirit.
A daring film about how to find the famous meaning of life, the loss of illusions and the search for freedom at any cost. We recommend it to anyone looking for a film that stimulates personal development.
And the presence of Anthony Hopkins is of course an additional argument.
Cast: Julianne Moore, Christopher Lambert, Ken Watanabe, Sebastian Koch.
An opera singer, Roxane, could not imagine what was going to happen after performing in a South American dictatorship,
where she was invited by a Japanese mogul. While the show is in full swing, the public is being held hostage by activists demanding the release of a group of rebels in exchange for their lives. Negotiations take time, and the hostages are forced to live with the terrorists for a month.
A drama admirably interpreted, which shows how difficult it is to understand people who belong to another world than us, despite our similarities. It also addresses art, and one of the favorite subjects of the directors: the Stockholm syndrome.
Casting: Robert Downey Jr.,Robert Duvall, Vera Farmiga, Bob Thornton Billy, Leighton Meester.
A lawyer returns to his hometown to attend his mother’s funeral. He then learns another bad news: his father, a local judge, is suspected of murder.
He then makes an important decision: to stay there to find the truth and finally find out who are really members of his family.
This touching drama captivates with its sincerity and its performances of incredible actors.
Do not Worry, He Will not Get Far on Foot
Casting: Joaquin Phoenix, Jonah Hill, Rooney Mara, Black Jack.
The protagonist of this film leads a happy life, until he undergoes a serious car accident. Nailed to a wheelchair, he spends his life, but does not fall into despair and finds the strength to move on.
The film is based on the true story of one of the most talented cartoonists in the United States.
A strong film about the love of life and art, and the importance of not giving up. Like a good wine, this work is endowed with different “flavors”: from the most bitter melancholy to the strongest optimism,going through the love of life.
The next three days
Cast: Russell Crowe, Elizabeth Banks, Olivia Wilde.
John is an ordinary college teacher, he has a beautiful wife and a lovely little boy. But one day, his beloved is accused of murder,and family happiness is reduced to ashes. Unable to get his wife out of prison despite the help of lawyers, John decides to organize his escape. At the last moment, however, he realizes that he never asked her if she had really committed this crime.
The film shows how far we are willing to go for the good of a loved one,and how many moral principles we can sacrifice on this path. It keeps us in suspense from the first to the last scene.
all i see is you
Casting: Blake Lively, Jason Clarke, Yvonne Strahovski, Ahna O’Reilly.
Gina and James form a couple facing an unexpected obstacle.
Blind since childhood, Gina regains her sight after a complicated operation, and immediately tries to savor all the pleasures of that sense she has been deprived of for so long. Seducing other men is one of them. The two lovers begin to distance themselves, and James dreams only of one thing: that his well-loved depends on him again.
An original film, aesthetic, with a deep meaning and an analysis of the psychology of the couple.
Casting: Jake Gyllenhaal, Carey Mulligan, Ed Oxenbould, Bill Camp.
This is the story of a divorce seen through the eyes of a teenager.
The crisis his parents are going through is like the end of the world for him, because for the first time he understands that adults are not invincible and do not have all the answers. However, each family member tries to resolve this seemingly hopeless situation in his own way.
A subtle and expressive drama about the destruction of a family that seemed solid yet.
Casting: Ruby Stokes, Rooney Mara, David Shields, Ben Mendelsohn.
A young woman runs away from home with Ray, a man much older than her; but he leaves her and she ends up going home.
Years later, they come back together. Ray now has a family and a happy life, which are threatened by the deeply buried feelings he feels towards his former mistress: can they forgive each other and leave the past behind?
A dark and powerful film about a forbidden love,lives destroyed and the thirst for redemption.
The girl in the fog
Casting: Toni Servillo, Jean Reno, Alessio Boni.
A small alpine town is in turmoil after a terrible event: on Christmas Eve, a 16-year-old girl disappears without a trace.
An inspector tries to solve the case and faces a series of mysterious events. It seems that the girl has really become a ghost, but it would be too simple for someone so experienced.
An exciting and strong polar, which not only makes you think, but also allows you to put yourself in the skin of the characters.
Cast: Amy Adams, Patricia Clarkson, Chris Messina.
Camilla, an unfortunate journalist from Chicago, has the opportunity to advance her career. To do this, she must go to a small town where several young women have already been victims of a maniac.
And it turns out that this is the hometown of the heroine. This return to the places of his childhood quickly becomes a nightmare.
An impressive mini-series that will captivate you from the first scene, and ideal for those who like situation reversals and the slow development of the plot.
Casting: Jared Leto, Asano Tadanobu, Kippei Shiina, Shiori Kutsuna.
The story of an American prisoner of war, captured in Japan after the end of the Second World War. One day, he saves a member of the mafia yakuza, so that he is allowed to be part of the clan.
And he manages to gradually gain the trust of the rest of the members.