20 films, which celebrates 20 years this year
You want to once again feel old? Hardly ... But if you caught all those movies in the peak of their popularity - congratulations, you're obviously not a schoolboy!
This post is from the series "shkolote not understand" - 20 films, which will be 20 years old this year! How quickly time flies, it seems as if you looked yesterday kinonovinki fresh one, and then - bang! - and your favorite movie already dvadtsatnik.
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
The film was a breakthrough for Jim Carrey.
Peculiarities of National Hunting
anecdote about hour and a half to five guys, take with a gun, lots of vodka and Finnish historian of Game, creates a portrait of the national soul.
In the film, Luc Besson 12-year-old Natalie Portman played her first lead role, a girl named Matilda, who is friends with the assassin Leon (Jean Reno). Shortly after receiving the role of the actress for the purpose of secrecy he took the pseudonym "Portman", but on a DVD-ROM with a director's cut of the film it is mentioned in the credits as Natalie Hershlag.
In the year this painting was one of the most unexpected breakthroughs. The film has become the key to actress Sandra Bullock has received after its release, general reputation and popularity.
This is the second film at the box office in 1994, and brought Tom Hanks his second Oscar in the "Best Actor" category.
The film brought Jim Carrey real success and lifted up to the rank of Hollywood stars of the first magnitude (for the role of Kerry nominated for a Golden Globe). Visual effects was nominated for an Oscar. The first film in the career of actress Cameron Diaz and 17th for Carrie.
Burnt by the Sun
The joint Russian-French film in 1994, drama director Nikita Mikhalkov, has been awarded the Prize of the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts "Oscar" for best foreign film and the big prize of the jury of the 47th Cannes Film Festival.
Dumb and Dumber
The debut film Farrelly brothers. In consequence, the duo wrote and produced the film took "factory", "There's Something About Mary" and "Shallow Hal."
The film became the third picture to the tandem of James Cameron and Arnold Schwarzenegger. Previously, they had already worked together on "The Terminator" (1984) and "Terminator 2" (1991).
The film is constantly in the top ten list of the top 250 films in the IMDb website. Winner of the "Oscar" for best screenplay, "Palme d'Or" at the Cannes Film Festival in 1994 and even more than forty film awards. The painting also had great success with the public and is considered a milestone in the history of cinema, which gave significant impetus to the development of independent American cinema.
Natural Born Killers
The film has become famous not only thanks to numerous violent scenes mimicking media relishes the details of crimes, many unusual visual techniques - but also because of the emergence of "followers" - people who have committed these crimes after single or multiple views.
Interview with the Vampire
The author of the book on which the film was based, - Anne Rice - did not want Tom Cruise played Lestat. However, after viewing the film, she changed her mind, and praised the play of Tom.
Critics, on average reacted positively to the film. On Rotten Tomatoes movie site ranking 60 percent. The film was awarded a BAFTA award in the category "Best Cinematography" and "the best work of the art director" and nominated for "Oscar" for the best scenery and best music.
Four Weddings and a Funeral
This film not only became a surprise hit, but also helped Hugh Grant fly to Hollywood Olympus. The whole film was very successful, having collected all over the world more than 244 million dollars and became the most successful British film in cinema history.
The Shawshank Redemption
This film is now become a classic, while was a disappointment in terms of box office receipts. However, all these years, the film confidently holds the leading position in the lists of the best films of all time by the audience vote.
The Lion King
This cartoon has become not only the most successful in the year, but also won two awards "Oscar" three prize "Golden Globe Award" three awards "Grammy." Quickly became one of the most sold on VHS cartoons of all time: 4. 5 million tapes were sold on the first day and eventually sold over 30 million "The Lion King" grossed a record amount for the traditional animation..
This family comedy about twin-strokes and remember liking a lot.
Don Juan DeMarco
The film was rated PG-13 in the MPAA rating system (see the Motion Picture Association of America film rating system.): Children under 13 years are allowed to film only with parents (for sexual content).
In this film, starring members of two musical groups: Henry Rollins (Rollins Band), Anthony Kiedis and Flea (Red Hot Chili Peppers). A few months after the premiere of the film in the state of California there was a similar pursuit of OJ Simpson. In pursuit of a helicopter also participated. Chase broadcast on major American television (ABC, CBS, NBC and CNN) with an audience of 95 million viewers.
Legends of the Fall
A screen adaptation of the work, whose author - Jim Harrison.
A film about pregnancy Arnold Schwarzenegger was one of a series of comedies with Iron Arnie.