There are films aesthetically perfect. They delight us with one of their existence, distract from the prose of everyday life, inspire creativity and give food to our starving fantasy.
Survive only lovers / Only Lovers Left Alive
When you watch this movie, you forget to understand whatit. Because it's fucking beautiful. Because the atmosphere is important here, and not the details of the adventures of two ancient vampire aesthetes, who dine with blood and staring into each other's eyes in love. Because this film flows like a river, and there is no choice - to swim or not to swim - neither its heroes nor its spectators have.
Love mood / Faa yeung nin wa
A stunningly beautiful film about two lonely people,who live in the Hong Kong communal and gradually converge. Their spouses are never at home, and the world around them is saturated with a special mood, which it is simply impossible to resist. Light, flowing music, color magic, simplicity and expressiveness of a hieroglyph, hypnotic repetitions of smooth movements - all this fascinates and carries to the depth of that feeling that will never come true ...
Amarcord / Amarcord
One of the most captivating films FedericoFellini. The structure of the picture resembles dreams and dreams - this is a delicate lace, woven from lyrical, ridiculous and obscene scenes, generated by the memories and fantasy of the great director. A small Italian town, a small Titta boy, little people, things, events are weaved into a picturesque and charming picture, written by the hand of a genuine genius.
Escaping beauty / Io ballo da sola
A beautiful young American woman comes to Italy,To find his father, to uncover the secret of his mother's death and to meet his first love. The film falls under the definition of an aesthetic film - Bernardo Bertolucci's masterpiece, the unrivaled Liv Tyler in the title role, the picturesque landscapes of Tuscany, the piercing and pure feelings make it one of the most beautiful and touching films in the history of Italian cinema.
Spring, summer, autumn, winter ... and again spring / Bom yeoreum gaeul gyeoul geurigo bom
A deep meditative picture of time, fate,human life and the vast incomprehensibility of the beautiful and mysterious world. The action takes place away from civilization - in the monastery of the old monk. His disciple is a little boy, who has a hard life full of trials. But neither the teacher nor the pupil himself can stop the heavy pace of fate, as it is impossible to stop the time itself.
The Last Tale of Rita
Still an unmarried woman Margarita Gautier (OlgaKuzina) falls ill with some terrible disease and gets to treatment for his girlfriend Nadezhda Mikhailovna (Tatiana Drubich). Immediately they meet Renata Litvinova in the form of a beautiful and charismatic Death, who is eager to take Margarita to another world. Three charming women enter into a relationship about life, death and true female friendship. Naturally, all this amusing and serious action is imbued with a huge sea of kind, affectionate Litvinovsky madness.
Amelie / Le Fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain
There is no doubt that this film was watchedeverything, but not to include it in the list of the finest films of all time is simply impossible. French director Jean-Pierre Jeunet created such a bright, attractive, tasty and juicy love story that without her modern aesthetics are simply unthinkable. "Amelie" is a perfect combination of colors, rhythm, music and inspiration with the off-peak concentration of charming eccentrics per square meter of film. "Amelie" is "beauty", only written in different letters.
The protagonist of this film is the endless Donsteppe. In its vastness, Pavel, who is in love with the Faith, jealous husband of the Faith, wishing to kill Paul, and also dogs, cows and other unpretentious animals, are worn. Animals are silent or mumbling. People mostly do not find words. The silent element shines from all the cracks, filling the world with pinching love and insanity. The name of this state is euphoria.
Adjuster Andrew is in love with a posh blonde. She reciprocates, but the problem is that the young man is ugly poor. The only way out is to indulge in vice and provide the beloved girl with the proper level of existence. All this is done in the unique style of Kira Muratova, where in the brilliant game of surface effects, at times unprecedented existential abysses open, and words, monotonously repeated by strange characters, suddenly return to themselves long-lost meaning.
Photo Enhancement / Blowup
Young successful photographer Thomas meets in the parkan interesting couple and takes a few pictures. The woman notices this and demands to give her the film. Intrigued Thomas deceives the girl and leaves pictures of herself. After the development and photo enhancement it turns out that he became an involuntary witness of a criminal drama ... The action takes place against the backdrop of the bohemian London life, which Michelangelo Antonioni shows with a special taste and grace.
The cult film of Jim Jarmusch, connecting ina philosophical parable, a road-movie, a western and a mystical ballad. The young accountant William Blake (Johnny Depp) travels the Wild West along with a strange Indian named Nobody. They leave behind a dirty industrial city and head to the ancient spiritual center of the Indians. The journey is also internal - melancholic landscapes, almost Zen dialogues and black and white laconism make every spectator do it together with the heroes of this amazing and nothing like movie.
2001: Space Odyssey / 2001: A Space Odyssey
Stanley Kubrick's film tells of the mysteriousblack objects that periodically come in contact with people and affect the evolution of the earth. Scientists have found that objects send their signals to Jupiter. It was decided to send an expedition there, but no one even suspected of those miracles that would open up to astronauts ... The Odyssey is the most famous and respected sci-fi film in the whole history of cinematography. It is made with great taste, and its style has long been canonized by design and fashion.
This is not a film, but a real visual poem,a fantastic imaginative film, painstakingly written by director Sergei Paradzhanov. The plot as such in the film is missing. All action is a series of images inspired by the work of the Armenian poet Sayat-Nova. To embody his poetic universe on the screen, the director created a new amazing film language, thanks to which the film entered the gold fund of world cinema.
Throne in the blood / Kumonosu-jô
Amazingly strong movie based on theShakespeare's Macbeth. Expressive images, emotional tension and the mystical depth of what is happening are imprinted in the best traditions of Akira Kurosawa's genius. In the center of the narrative is a samurai, to whom the witch foretold victory over his master. Accomplished by an insidious wife, Vasidzu Taketoki decides to betray and kill for the sake of fulfilling the prediction. But the torments of conscience spoil the pleasure, and fate prepares new trials for it.
Sleepy Hollow / Sleepy Hollow
Gothic horror from genius of fantasy and grotesqueTim Burton, the master to shoot pretentious non-boring films with fairy-tale subjects and unprecedented characters. The film is stylistically sustained, charming and tightens in one moment. This is a story about a New York constable who is investigating a series of mystical murders. It is rumored that they were performed by the Horseman without a head ...
Brotherhood of the Wolf / Le Pacte des loups
A beautiful historical thriller whose actionoccurs during the Great French Revolution. In the provincial town of Zhevodan appears a terrible monster, which brutally kills random travelers. Many people want to uncover the mystery of the Beast and destroy the predator, but this task is not for the faint-hearted.
Hero / Ying xiong
Red - a lie, blue - a delusion, white -true. Three colors, three philosophical parables, three masterpiece blockbusters in one film by Chinese director Zhang Yimou. An unnamed hero arrives at the castle of the emperor and tells him of three victories over the enemies of the throne. The whole film is an animated painting on the theme of the ancient Chinese legend, as beautiful as it is wise.
Prohibited Reception / Sucker Punch
The story is charming and not quite normalPupae is a thriller, thriller and fantasy in one bottle. Her mother died, and her stepfather wants to make a stepdaughter a lobotomy. The psychiatric hospital, in which the Doll appeared, seems to her to be a public house, then feudal Japan, then the trenches of the First World War. There are almost all elements of the mashup - soldiers-zombies, samurai, orcs, knights, thermonuclear bombs and magic items. But the film is valuable not by this, but by its amazing gloomy picturesqueness and the impeccable taste with which every frame of it has been worked.
Antichrist / Antichrist
A spooky film, filled with religious andpsychoanalytic symbolism, the hellish generation of the unrestrained genius of Lars von Trier. Gloomy aesthetics of the picture immerse the viewer in the complex world of a couple who have just lost a child.
The surprisingly intelligible, meaningful HollywoodThe blockbuster, shot by the legendary James Cameron. The film unfolds on the distant planet Pandora, inhabited by beautiful blue creatures. They live in an enviable harmony with nature, but once the planet arrives Americans, and the magical world is on the verge of destruction. Fortunately, earthlings can penetrate into the world of the indigenous population with the help of avatars - peculiar biosuits, in which human consciousness can be introduced. All save love and, of course, a completely unearthly beauty.