Some movies are so exciting from every aspect that no matter how many times you watch, it just sticks to one of the ‘epic movies’ list.
We seldom crave to watch something that will literally be remarkable and awe-inspiring. For all the fans who love phenomenal movies with incredible storylines, here’s a list of top-class movies of all time that will blow your mind for sure.
15 Top Class Movies of All Time
1. The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
- Cast: Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton.
- IMDb Rating: 9.3/10
An exceptional movie about a guy who was wrongly convicted and his way of dealing with all the injustice through bonding and redemption. A story of eternal hope and never giving up on his will to live has a different kind of vibe that will enlighten your day and justifies its rating on IMDb.
2. The Godfather (1972)
- Cast: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan.
- IMDb Rating: 9.2/10
This movie was a huge success due to its underworld theme and crimes but with a hinge of righteousness which might challenge your views on whose side you are on. Overall, a perfect thriller packed with action and suspense.
Did you know? The Godfather has a perfect Metacritic score of 100.
3. The Dark Knight (2008)
- Cast: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart.
- IMDb Rating: 9.0/10
The Dark Knight reached the height of popularity due to its amazing storyline, action, and spine-chilling thrill that was delivered perfectly by Christian Bale (Batman) and Heath Ledger (Joker). With Joker as the primary antagonist, can Batman save Gotham City yet again? Watch this movie to experience the brawl of ideologies and confrontation.
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4. Schindler’s List (1993)
- Cast: Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley.
- IMDb Rating: 8.9/10
Oskar Schindler (Liam Neeson) was a Nazi industrialist during World War II-Era who had a change of heart from a greedy businessman to concerning humanitarian who turned his factory into a refuge for the Jews. Follow up this historical drama which bagged 7 Oscars to reveal what made him change his nature and mind.
5. Inception (2010)
- Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Elliot Page.
- IMDb Rating: 8.8/10
A mind-bending masterpiece by Christopher Nolan, where Dom Cobb (Leonardo DiCaprio) has a unique ability to extract secrets from people’s dreams and has been given a reverse task of planting an idea into the mind of a CEO rather than stealing one.
6. Parasite (2019)
- Cast: Kang-ho Song, Sun-kyun Lee, Yeo-jeong Cho.
- IMDb Rating: 8.6/10
The movie is focused on the social differences of the extremes (poor and rich) and how the discrimination leads to a desperate attempt of doing something unethical to get out of misery and poverty.
You can watch Parasite on Amazon Prime.
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7. Interstellar (2014)
- Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain.
- IMDb Rating: 8.6/10
This sci-fi movie depicts that the Earth has already been affected by famines, disasters, and droughts. As the future seems doomed, the team of explorers decides to travel to the nearest discovered wormhole to ensure the sustainability of human life.
8. Psycho (1960)
- Cast: Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, Vera Miles.
- IMDb Rating: 8.5/10
Oh boy! This is one hell of a creepy movie that you will ever come across. The plot twist and abrupt killings will keep you on the edge of your seat. It starts as a basic story, but the end will change the outlook of the story. Watch this classic psychological thriller that inspired generations to produce movies of this genre.
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9. Joker (2019)
- Cast: Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz.
- IMDb Rating: 8.4/10
The blockbuster movie of 2019 was about an individual who was disregarded and mistreated by society which led to the birth of a psychological person altogether drained by numerous crimes in the city of Gotham.
10. Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
- Cast: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo.
- IMDb Rating: 8.4/10
All Avenger fans, Assemble! Infinity War introduces Thanos, who is the strongest character because of the six Infinity Stones he has collected from different realms. All the Avengers have to work together in order to stop the destruction of their universe.
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11. La La Land (2016)
- Cast: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Rosemarie DeWitt.
- IMDb Rating: 8.0/10
A beautifully weaved love story of an aspiring actress and a pianist who are faced with the reality of their aspiring dreams. Their careers take them apart, or their love will prevail? Catch up on this wonderful movie about their love and where it takes them till the end.
12. Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)
- Cast: Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton, Gwilym Lee.
- IMDb Rating: 7.9/10
This is a musical biography about the lead singer Freddie Mercury (Rami Malek) of the rock band Queen and how they revolutionized music. The film clearly shows their rise and bumpy adventure from a petty boy band club to one of the renowned ones who performed at the Live Aid in 1985.
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13. Avatar (2009)
- Cast: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver.
- IMDb Rating: 7.8/10
Avatar is also a science fiction movie that is based on extra-terrestrial interaction. A Marine is sent on a mission to the faraway world of Pandora, where he blends with the alien species with the help of an ‘avatar’ identity. Things get complicated when he gets attached to the foreign world.
14. Skyfall (2012)
- Cast: Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem, Naomie Harris.
- IMDb Rating: 7.7/10
It is one of the best James Bond movies that have the absolute adventure, action, and thrill you are looking for. With the mission of saving the MI6 from attacks, he needs to clear the area and prove his loyalty to M.
You can watch Skyfall on Amazon Prime.
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15. Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)
- Cast: Ben Whishaw, Dustin Hoffman, Alan Rickman.
- IMDb Rating: 7.5/10
Jean-Baptiste Grenouille (Ben Whishaw) has a heightened olfactory sense which helped him to produce perfumes. But this crime thriller reveals his dark side – addicted and obsessive with the aroma of young women. A deadly thriller that won’t let you blink!
You can watch Perfume: The Story of a Murderer on Amazon Prime.
FAQs on Top Class Movies of All Time
1. Name some top movies of all time.
Some Top Movies of All Time are:
– The Dark Knight.
– The Shawshank Redemption.
2. What is the #1 movie of all time?
Avatar is still the #1 movie of all time due its worldwide box office collection.
3. Name some of the best classic movies.
Some of the best classic movies are:
– The Godfather.
– Singin’ In The Rain.