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Great Movies You Have Probably Never Seen

ladyhawke2You have probably never heard of a majority of family friendly films, but they are definitely worth the required time to find and observe as they are all star-studded masterpieces in their individual genres.

Ladyhawke (1985): A new, immediately timeless fairy-tale starring Matthew Broderick, a condemned burglar and averse key participant within this experience. This

Narrative is all about an evil hex put-upon two lovers with a covetous bishop to maintain the few eternally apart, all because the evil bishop’s progresses were spurned by the appropriate Woman. The Woman, Michelle Pfeiffer, is in love with an excellent knight rather: the banished former leader of the guard, Rutger Hauer. Homicide, treachery, guile, heroism, bad magic, suspense, an epic battle: this story book addresses all the bases. This picture was nominated for two Oscar awards.

Places in the Heart (1984) : In case you enjoyed the classic To Kill a Mockingbird, you will enjoy this award winning film of a single woman in the South, played brilliantly by Sally Field, throughout the Great Depression attempting to maintain her farm. Do not skip the last couple of moments of the film, with a surprising finish. Also starring in this picture are Ed Harris, John Malkovich, Danny Glover, among others. This film won two Oscar awards.

Benny & Joon (1993): Starring Johnny Depp, Mary Stuart Masterson, and Aidan Quinn, this picture highlights the prejudices and stigma against people that have mental illness. Additionally, it demonstrates love and life can continue even in individuals with severe mental illness, albeit not always in regular ways.

This picture was nominated for a Golden Globe award.

Edward Scissorhands (1990): This is just another modern fairy tale–about why it snows! It stars Johnny Depp being an automaton who attempts to reside in a straight-laced society (with Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest, among others) that attempts, but finally fails, to beat their prejudices against Edward’s apparent physical and mental handicaps. This picture was nominated for an Oscar award.

There are lots of amazing pictures out there that missed the theatre near you as well as the favorite evaluation. Now’s the ideal time to branch out and try something new by viewing one of those vague gems.