90’s generation kids are the lucky ones because they could easily swing room the old generation to the generation of technology. But that is not it! The best part of growing in 90’ was to come across some valuable piece of entertainment that can be watched in the small box at home or even in the theatre. Yes! We are here talking about movies which of course even till now are well appreciated. Hollywood or Bollywood, surely had some of the best film castings even in those times which is why people still prefer watching the original one and not the remake. If you are keen to explore them then surely you are in the right place.
Epic Saga of 90’s movies
90’s era was the time when most of the movies were either action or comedy based. But hang on, there are so many movies that were quite amazing and which surely made it to history as well. If you have seen movies like Pretty Woman or Home Alone or Bollywood movies like Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, then you probably know what kind of genres grabbed the attention of a major number of audience in that time. The time from 1990 to 1999 particular made some remarkable movies in Hollywood and Bollywood as well.
The best part is today’s generation who missed out watching those movies then surely can enjoy watching these flicks now. You can watch these movies on Netflix and Amazon or other streaming services of good quality too. Listed movies will give you a clear idea that only the bullet blockbusters or the charismatic serial killers were not ruling. There were many more movies beyond it and the enlisted one surely is the best one that will not disappoint you at all.
Thelma and Louise
In the industry of Hollywood, surely this was one of the epic movies which created a lot of popularities and successes. The thrilling adventure of the Ridley Scott portraying two best of friends hit the theatre with a box office success in the year 1991. Till date, it is said to be one of the best movies in which all things that women are capable of doing is rightly shown. The bond Geena Davis and Susan Saradon which can be seen on the big screen was nothing but perfection. Brad Pitt fans, well you guys will be lucky to see him shirtless.
Even though there were some of the controversies during its release which stated the negative view about men, the film surely gained a commercial success while getting Academy Award nominations and even the Best Original Screenplay. This surely is a classic masterpiece where both actors and actresses have performed at their best. In the year 2016, the United States Library of Congress also chose this film to be preserved in for the National film registry.
The Shawshank Redemption
You are lucky that Amazon has got this movie ready for you in all fine print to be watched. This movie was released in the year 1994 and surely created massive audience reaction (of course in a positive way). The movie is an adaptation of Stephen King works which proved to be a box office hit in just a few weeks only. Later when it’s DVD and videos were made available in the market, they were sold on a large scale as compared to any other movie at that time.
The Shawshank Redemption is an enduring epic movie that was directed by Frank Darabont. The movie is about the banker Andy Dufresne (played by Tim Robbins who has sentenced the life in Shawshank State Penitentiary for murdering his wife and lover even though he claimed to be innocent. As the decades passed, he befriends a fellow prisoner there whose role was played by Morgan freeman. The two then get into a money-laundering operation which is led by Bob Gunton. Clancy Brown and William Sadler were few of the actors in a supporting role, who also did a remarkable job.
The mighty ducks (1992)
If you have a sibling brother or grew up with one then probably, watching this movie is a must-watch. The movie is still a major choice for many people of today’s generation. The Mighty Ducks was released in the year 1992 and is known to be the best sports comedy-drama film in which the story of a youth league hockey team is down. Stephen Shrek though this movie surely made the best use of fine actors like Emilio Estevez Kerner Entertainment Company with Avnet–Kerner Productions invested in this movie while Walt Disney Pictures distributed it.
This was the first film which was released with the title champion and home copies of the same were printed with the title that stated Might Ducks are the champions. The movie was such a hit that it was later found that one of the NHL hockey teams also named their team as the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim after its release. This surely shows that movie created a great impact in a positive way amongst the set of audiences.
Romeo + Juliet (1996)
Shakespeare surely gave a new definition to romance by talking about incredible lives Romeo and Juliet. There were so many movies on this name that were released in some or other way with more or fewer changes. But the movie Romeo+ Juliet which was released in the year 1996 was a remarkable one. In the 90s this movie did great on the box office. The movie had soon-to-be-superstar Leonardo DiCaprio who was then a cute baby faced person with Claire Danes who was also a fresh face. The plot is more like a play which was re-imagined as the pulp fantasy that has drugs, guns, and swimming pool which surely Shakespeare must have not thought of.
William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is an American romantic crime tragedy film that was directed and co-written by Bazz Luhrmann and co-produced by Gabriella Martinelli. This movie is said to be an adaption of the original William Shakespeare’s play which was named the same. The plot revolves around the two teenagers who fall in love. Although their family members are not so good with this relationship, they don’t care much. On supporting roles, Brian Dennehy, Pete Postlethwaite, and Paul Sorvino also did the fine performances.
It is an adaptation and modernization of William Shakespeare’s tragedy Romeo and Juliet. The film stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes in the title roles of two teenagers who fall in love, despite their being members of feuding families. Brian Dennehy, John Leguizamo, Pete Postlethwaite, Paul Sorvino, and Diane Venora also star in supporting roles.
Well, does this movie need any kind of introduction? This is one of those movies which is still loved and care about. The movie is about not just the romance but also amazing effects and the well-choreographed scenes that will keep your mouth wide open. Released in the year 1997, this movie was the blend of two genres the national calamities and the romance which James Cameron directed and co-produced as well. The two ideal actors Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet shared amazing chemistry in this movie. These breathtaking moments of love and tenderness are still seeking out by audiences till now.
The movie was inspired by the real-life incident which happened of the shipwreck of the same name. The thought that there needs to be a love story which can well be interspersed with the loss of human that can perfectly convey the emotional disastrous impact. There were some of the modern scenes that were finely researched and shot well on the board. The use of computer-generated imagery, scale models, and the titanic reconstruction which was made at the Bajaj studios was used to make the sinking.
These were just some of the Hollywood movies that you would want to see. But if you are a Bollywood lover then surely the listed ones would fascinate you.
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Akele Hum Akele Tum (1995)
Aamir Khan and Manisha Koirala are one of those amazing actors who surely gave their finest performances in this movie. The movie is about the lovers who alter become parents of the kid but due to a lot of misunderstandings and unfortunate happenings, they decide to stay separate. Manisha Koirala who is shown the wife of the movie is shown the well-settled actress while Amir Khan who has the accessibility was still then the struggler. But the best part is this movie has got a happy ending which is why it was loved by audiences.
The director not just plotted this movie considering the family to come and watch but also the songs composed by Anu Malik sure quite heart touching. You surely would fall in love not just with the movie plot but the songs track too. The audiences not just loved the performances by these actors but even the little kid who is shown their child had enacted quite well. The relation of father and son is not always shown but in this movie, a single father’s role is so beautifully portrayed that watching it with your loved ones is surely a thing you must do.
We all know who the Baazigar then as is now the romantic hero who is loved and praised by all. The actor we all know is now a superstar but then he was just a newcomer who entered after giving some of the hit series like Fauji. Yes! We are here talking about Shahrukh khan who defined the villain in an all-new way. The movie was released in the year 1993 and is said to be the iconic role that Shahrukh khan in his career must have played. It was Shilpa Shetty’s first movie then but Kajol and Shahrukh khan’s chemistry was highly appreciated.
The movie was such a success while other movies like Maya memsahib and Darr also gave him a similar acknowledgment which you must not miss out to watch.
This was the movie in which Shahrukh is shown an anti-hero but needless to say because of this, he earned Filmfare Award for Best Actor. Of course, the movie was offered to Salman Khan and Armaan Kohli to play the lead but because the movie showed negative shades, they denied the role. This movie, however, turned out to be a major commercial success.
Another amazing movie that has been an inspiration for many is Border. Released in the year 1997, this Hindi language drama was directed by J.P. Dutta. The movie is based on the Indo-Pakistan war that took place in the year 1971. This makes it quite clear that it is an adaptation of the real-life events. Star casts like Sunny Deol, Sunil Shetty, Akshaye Khanna, Jackie Shroff, Sudesh Berry were amazing. This greatest historical war movie was Dutta’s dream project for which he was working on the script from 1995 and finally got it completed by 1996. Noir just the movies but also songs like Mere Dushman Mere Bhai and Sandese Aate Hai”, sung by Sonu Nigam were a huge hit. With positive reviews and great acknowledgment from the critics, surely this movie is a must-watch.
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge also known by the DDLJ is an Indian Hindi-language romance film that Aditya Chopra directed it. The film was produced by Yash Chopra and had star cast Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol who fall in love during a vacation. The movie earned quite well on the box office and the soundtrack album also became popular. This movie was well praised by the critics and is the longest-running film in the history of Indian cinema.
Chachi 420 (1997)
If romance and action are not your taste then probably, Kamal Hassan’s most iconic movie Chachi 420 (1997) is a must-watch. The story was inspired by the Hollywood film but the way Kamal enacted surely made this film special. It is one of the most remarkable ones which you shall surely not get bored no matter how many times you watch it.
Now that you have assembled all the best film with good critics and incredible story plot and fine performances, it is time that you grab your popcorn and create a theatre effect at your home to watch them.