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Best Coolest Movies

  • Transformers

    Transformers (PG-13, 2007)

    Shia LaBeouf, Megan Fox, Josh Duhamel, Tyrese Gibson, Rachael Taylor
    The interstellar battle between the Autobots and Decepticons rains destruction down on planet Earth ... read moreas director Michael Bay adapts Hasbro and Takara's popular Transformers franchise into a big-budget, live-action summer tentpole extravaganza in this ambitious sci-fi action feature starring Shia LaBeouf, Tyrese Gibson, Bernie Mac, John Turturro, Jon Voight, and, of course, Optimus Prime and Megatron. Long ago, on the planet of Cybertron, a massive, powerful alien race divided into two factions, the noble Autobots, and the devious Decepticons. They fought for the sole access to a talisman known as the Allspark, a cube with the capacity to grant infinite power, and eventually the Autobots smuggled it off the planet's surface, hiding it in an unknown location on Earth. Now, hundreds of years later, the Deceptacons have come looking for it, and if the Autobots don't find it first, the Earth will be enslaved or destroyed by the evil aliens' use of its massive power. The Autobots don't know where the cube was hidden, but the information may be stored in the most unlikely of sources, as a gangly young Earthling named Sam Witwicky (LaBeouf) who's just picked up his first car, has a strange connection to the Allspark's history, making him the unlikely ally of these enormous creatures, as they fight for humankind's survival and the chance to return home. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi
    • Yoda811
      Yoda811: One of the coolest movies I've ever seen. The special effects were incredible, Shia was awesome and I couldn't
      Reviewed 2 months days ago
    • fb100000205011264
      fb100000205011264: The coolest movie in the world!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
      Reviewed 2 years days ago
    • paulanthonynelson
      paulanthonynelson: . With each passing film, I get the impression he thinks he's making the coolest movies ever made: witness his insistence on painfully "hip" jokes, obvious attempts at sendi
      Reviewed 5 years days ago
  • Pulp Fiction

    Pulp Fiction (R, 1994)

    John Travolta, Samuel L. Jackson, Uma Thurman, Harvey Keitel, Bruce Willis
    Outrageously violent, time-twisting, and in love with language, Pulp Fiction was widely considered t... read morehe most influential American movie of the 1990s. Director and co-screenwriter Quentin Tarantino synthesized such seemingly disparate traditions as the syncopated language of David Mamet; the serious violence of American gangster movies, crime movies, and films noirs mixed up with the wacky violence of cartoons, video games, and Japanese animation; and the fragmented story-telling structures of such experimental classics as Citizen Kane, Rashomon, and La jetée. The Oscar-winning script by Tarantino and Roger Avary intertwines three stories, featuring Samuel L. Jackson and John Travolta, in the role that single-handedly reignited his career, as hit men who have philosophical interchanges on such topics as the French names for American fast food products; Bruce Willis as a boxer out of a 1940s B-movie; and such other stalwarts as Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Christopher Walken, Eric Stoltz, Ving Rhames, and Uma Thurman, whose dance sequence with Travolta proved an instant classic. ~ Leo Charney, Rovi
    • kyleguzyuconnedu
      kyleguzyuconnedu: Uh... Coolest film ever made? Probably...

      It's stuffed with memorable lines, characters, and cine
      Reviewed 3 months days ago
    • fb100000222539113
      fb100000222539113: the facts until you've seen the fiction"

      Pulp Fiction is Tarantino's best film and is probably the coolest movie ever. I like it so much because it has some of the best most quotable dialogue ever wi
      Reviewed 21 months days ago
    • drtitanium0
      drtitanium0: The coolest and second most important movie ever made.
      Reviewed 4 years days ago
  • Die Hard

    Die Hard (R, 1988)

    Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Bonnie Bedelia, Alexander Godunov, Reginald VelJohnson
    It's Christmas time in L.A., and there's an employee party in progress on the 30th floor of the Naka... read moretomi Corporation building. The revelry comes to a violent end when the partygoers are taken hostage by a group of terrorists headed by Hans Gruber (Alan Rickman), who plan to steal the 600 million dollars locked in Nakatomi's high-tech safe. In truth, Gruber and his henchmen are only pretending to be politically motivated to throw the authorities off track; also in truth, Gruber has no intention of allowing anyone to get out of the building alive. Meanwhile, New York cop John McClane (Bruce Willis) has come to L.A. to visit his estranged wife, Holly (Bonnie Bedelia), who happens to be one of the hostages. Disregarding the orders of the authorities surrounding the building, McClane, who fears nothing (except heights), takes on the villains, armed with one handgun and plenty of chutzpah. Until Die Hard came along, Bruce Willis was merely that wisecracking guy on Moonlighting. After the film's profits started rolling in, Willis found himself one of the highest-paid and most sought-after leading men in Hollywood. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi
    • fb100000222539113
      fb100000222539113: . He owns the role. Another surprise is the villain Alan Rickman. He is one of the coolest, most outrageous villains ever. The action in this movie is exhilarating and intense with a
      Reviewed 18 months days ago
    • mojovike1
      mojovike1: on Christmas Eve, tons of incredible action sequences, and Alan Rickman as Hans Gruber, one of the coolest villains in screen history and you've got Die-Hard. I know it will probably suck, but I'm s
      Reviewed 7 years days ago
    • sepulchralvoice
      sepulchralvoice: One of the greaest and coolest pure action movies ever!
      Reviewed 7 years days ago
  • Breathless (À bout de souffle) (By a Tether)

    Breathless (À bout de souffle) (By a Tether) (Unrated, 1961)

    Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg, Daniel Boulanger, Jean-Pierre Melville, Liliane David
    Enjoy brunch in the Torpedo Room before screening BREATHLESS hosted by John DeSando and Johnny DiLor... read moreetto. There was before BREATHLESS, and there was after BREATHLESS. Jean-Luc Godard burst onto the film scene in 1960 with this jazzy, free-form, and sexy homage to the American film genres that inspired him as a writer for Cahiers du cinéma. With its lack of polish, surplus of attitude, anything-goes crime narrative, and effervescent young stars Jean-Paul Belmondo and Jean Seberg, BREATHLESS helped launch the French New Wave and ensured that cinema would never be the same.
  • Drive

    Drive (R, 2011)

    Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston, Albert Brooks, Oscar Isaac
    Ryan Gosling stars as a Los Angeles wheelman for hire, stunt driving for movie productions by day an... read mored steering getaway vehicles for armed heists by night. Though a loner by nature, Driver can't help falling in love with his beautiful neighbor Irene (Carey Mulligan), a vulnerable young mother dragged into a dangerous underworld by the return of her ex-convict husband Standard (Oscar Isaac). After a heist intended to pay off Standard's protection money spins unpredictably out of control, Driver finds himself driving defense for the girl he loves, tailgated by a syndicate of deadly serious criminals. But when he realizes that the gangsters are after more than the bag of cash in his trunk-that they're coming straight for Irene and her son-Driver is forced to shift gears and go on offense. -- (C) FilmDistrict
    • fb500828754
      fb500828754: One of the coolest looking and sounding films ever made
      Reviewed 2 years days ago
    • fb1511880084
      fb1511880084: . But, surprisingly, this is one of the top 5 coolest action movies I've ever seen. No ridiculous explosions, no absurd fight scenes. This movie h
      Reviewed 2 years days ago
    • nodierock
      nodierock: .
      Ryan Gosling (driver) is one of the coolest, (all be it a little scary) characters in recent memory,
      Word of warning for fans of high oc
      Reviewed 2 years days ago
  • Fight Club

    Fight Club (R, 1999)

    Edward Norton, Brad Pitt, Helena Bonham Carter, Meat Loaf, Jared Leto
    In this darkly comic drama, Edward Norton stars as a depressed young man (named in the credits only ... read moreas "Narrator") who has become a small cog in the world of big business. He doesn't like his work and gets no sense of reward from it, attempting instead to drown his sorrows by putting together the "perfect" apartment. He can't sleep and feels alienated from the world at large; he's become so desperate to relate to others that he's taken to visiting support groups for patients with terminal diseases so that he'll have people to talk to. One day on a business flight, he discovers Tyler Durden (Brad Pitt), a charming iconoclast who sells soap. Tyler doesn't put much stock in the materialistic world, and he believes that one can learn a great deal through pain, misfortune, and chaos. Tyler cheerfully challenges his new friend to a fight. Our Narrator finds that bare-knuckle brawling makes him feel more alive than he has in years, and soon the two become friends and roommates, meeting informally to fight once a week. As more men join in, the "fight club" becomes an underground sensation, even though it's a closely guarded secret among the participants. (First rule: Don't talk about fight club. Second rule: Don't talk about fight club.) But as our Narrator and Tyler bond through violence, a strange situation becomes more complicated when Tyler becomes involved with Marla (Helena Bonham Carter), whom our Narrator became infatuated with when they were both crashing the support-group circuit. Based on the novel by Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Club was directed by David Fincher, who previously directed Pitt in the thriller Seven. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi
    • fb100001048934982
      fb100001048934982: . It must be seen, because it's such an entertaining wake up call. Brad Pitts coolest performance? Ya, probably. Nortan is great too. But Fincher is the real star, driving the di
      Reviewed 3 years days ago
    • fb1810002233
      fb1810002233: Probably the coolest film ever made turned Pitt from a pretty boy actor into a legend and tyler durden into hero
      Reviewed 4 years days ago
    • jmdeblois
      jmdeblois: One of the coolest films in the 1990's I tell you. And certainly not stupid nor preachy.
      Reviewed 5 years days ago