Movies Everyone Should Know

Name the movies everyone should know ( in my opinion ).
Quiz by Germanwolverine
Last updated: July 22, 2019
First submittedJuly 20, 2019
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John Travolta, Samuel L. Jackson
This non-chronological film follows three different stories
Pulp Fiction
Morgan Freeman, Tim Robbins
The story of an old man who's serving life sentence in one of the worst prisons in America
The Shawshank Redemption
Richard Dreyfuss, Roy Schneider
A group of sailers get attacked by a giant shark
Robert Downey Jr., Terrence Howard
The first MCU film
Iron Man
Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill
A young boy from a desert planet must save a Princess from a space station
Star Wars: A New Hope
Richard Attenborough, Sam Neill
A theme park with dinosaurs
Jurassic Park
Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh
A crazy man goes around killing people in a motel
Matt Damon, Robin Williams
A troubled young man gets help from a therapist
Good Will Hunting
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bill Paxton
A killer-robot from the future tries to assasinate the to-be leader of the anti-robot rebellion
The Terminator
Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen
A fellowship of people go on a mission to destroy a ring
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Harvey Keitel, Steve Buscemi
A bank heist goes wrong when to of the robbers get shot
Reservoir Dogs
Eddie Murphy, Mike Myers
An orge with a swamp saves a Princess with a donkey
Chris Evans, Tilda Swinton
A man has been living in a dictator led train for years, he leads a revolution to end him
Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman
A man owns a cafe and falls in right when the German's invade!
Chris Pine, Gal Gadot
First highly sucessful female superhero film
Wonder Woman
Alice Braga, Will Smith
Robert Neville and his dog are the sole survivors of the now vampire infested New York
I am Legend
Ellen Page, Leonardo DiCaprio
Imagine a heist film taking place inside a dream inside a dream
Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder
A man with scissor hands must adapt to society
Edward Scissorhands
Chris Pine, Zoe Saldana
Highest grossing movie in history until very recently
Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams
Two kids must finish a board game that comes to life
Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom
A drunken pirate must fight to get his ship back
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
Matt Damon, Michael Pena
An astronaut gets stranded on Mars after presumed dead
The Martian
Orson Welles, Ruth Warrick
Highest grossing movie in history-after inflation
Citizen Kane
Pamela Anderson, Sasha Baron Cohen
A reporter from Kazakhstan goes to America
Jeff Goldblum, Will Smith
Alien spaceships appear all over Earth and attack, now the survivors must save the world
Independence Day
Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson
A muggle with a scar on his face goes to magic school
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Tobey Maguire, Willem Dafoe
A boy is bitten by a radioactive spider and becomes a superhero
Tim Allen, Tom Hanks
Toys are alive in this movie
Toy Story
Morena Baccarin, Ryan Reynolds
A forth-wall breaking, sword fighting superhero
Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne
A man discovers that the world around him is fake
The Matrix
Harrison Ford, Karen Allen
An adventurer goes on a quest for the Arc of the Covenant
Raiders of the Lost Ark
Judy Garland, Ray Bolger
A young girl from Kansas ends up in a magical land
The Wizard of Oz
George Clooney, Matt Damon
A group of eleven people rob a Vegas casino
Ocean's Eleven
Daniel Lloyd, Jack Nicholson
Here's Johnny!
The Shining
Brad Pitt, Christoph Waltz
A group of American, Jewish soldiers go to Nazi occupied France to kill Nazis
Inglorious Basterds
Christian Bale, Heath Ledger
Batman fights Joker and Two Face, and goes to China
The Dark Knight
Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith
Secret CIA for aliens
Men in Black
Brittany Murphy, Eminem
The story of Eminem
8 Mile
Jamie Foxx, Leonardo DiCaprio
A freed slave must free his wife from a slave plantation in Mississippi
Django Unchained
James Franco, Seth Rogen
A talk show host tries to assasinate Kim Jong-un
The Interview
Cate Blanchett, Leonardo DiCaprio
The true story about the life of Howard Hughes
The Aviator
Level 58
Jul 20, 2019
Chris Pine wasn't in Avatar. The male lead was Sam Worthington.
Level 79
Jul 20, 2019
Ark, not Arc. Basterds, not Bastards.
Level 38
Jul 21, 2019
^ +2
Level 42
Jul 21, 2019
also ogre, not orge; and abbreviations for some movies and not others? (eg the philosopher's stone); decent quiz but needs cleaning up
Level 39
Jul 22, 2019
Avatar has just been usurped as the highest grossing movie :)