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Time Machine: 15 of the best and most beautiful films in retro style


The story of Florence Foster Jenkins, a girl from a wealthy New York family who dreamed of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible voice.

London, the 30s of the last century. The willful Miss Guinevere Pettigrew has been repeatedly dismissed from the position of governess. Having managed to steal the employer's business card at the agency, the girl comes to the address and becomes a maid, and then the personal secretary of the young actress. The flighty employer introduces Guinevere into a brilliant theatrical world - and that is how it begins!
In one evening, Miss Pettigrew transforms from a gray mouse into a lady from a higher one. "

James sets out to conquer Hollywood in an important era for the film industry of the 1930s. In the hope of finding a job, a young adventurer finds his love, which quickly draws an inexperienced youth into a turbulent social life.

A glamorous woman returns to her hometown, from where she left as a child after being charged with murder. At first, the inhabitants of the town do not accept her, but gradually she gains the favor of local ladies thanks to her wit and ability to tailor flawless outfits.

Paris of the 20s. Every year music lovers gather at the Margarita Dumont Castle. No one knows almost anything about this woman except that she is rich and that there is only passion in her life: music. Margarita sings. She sings sincerely, but very falsely. No one ever told her that her singing is terrible. Husband, relatives and friends support Margarita and she continues to live in illusion. Everything is complicated on the day when Margarita, having finally believed in her talent for the singer, decides to perform at the Opera ...

American South, 1960s courtyard. Skeeter just graduated from university and returns home to the sleepy town of Jackson, where nothing ever happens. She dreams of becoming a writer, breaking out into the big world. But for a decent girl from the South it is not fitting to indulge in such silly illusions; a decent girl should get married and bust around the house.

In the unique atmosphere of the refined New York of the 1950s, young Terez meets Carol, a dazzling mature woman languishing in a marriage without love. A fleeting glimpse of attraction grows into an overwhelming feeling that will forever change their lives. But how to trust in love, if your destiny depends on the prejudices of ruthless time?

The story of Ellis Lacey, who reluctantly leaves her native Irish village and sets off to find work in America. As a result, she settles in Brooklyn, is gradually cured of nostalgia and begins to enjoy the air of freedom. On top of that, Ellis falls in love, but the tragic news from her homeland makes her return to Ireland, where she meets another man and as a result is forced to make hard choices.

The film tells the story of the twins Reggie and Ronnie Kray, the cult figures of the underworld of the UK of the 1960s. The brothers led the most influential East End gangster group. Their track record includes armed robberies, rackets, arsons, assassinations, murders, and their own nightclub, which even Hollywood celebrities used to reach. Among their victims are crime bosses Jack McVitti and George Cornell.

The times of the Great Depression. A veterinary student, Jacob, drops his studies after his parents die, and joins the Benzini Brothers, the most ambitious circus show on Earth. There he begins to work as a veterinarian, and at the same time he falls in love with the beautiful rider Marlena, who, however, is married to Augustus, a charismatic but cruel trainer.

Roxy Hart dreams of songs and dances, and how to catch up with Velma Kelly herself, a diva vaudeville. And Roxy is indeed in the same position with Velma, when several very wrong steps lead both to the dock.

In the sullen walls of the prison, Roxy meets the legendary lawyer Billy Flynn, who agrees to take up her case. Roxy's career goes up sharply. But the ingenious Miss Kelly prepared for all a big surprise "under the curtain."

A teacher of French literature, Humbert, a European of English and Swiss origin, comes to a small American town in New England. He is well educated, educated, witty, and popular with women. But his soul is sick memories of first love. And, having met 12-year-old Lolita, Humbert hopes to regain lost paradise ...

Charged with a terrible crime, John Coffey finds himself on the death row of Cold Mountain prison. The newcomer had a striking height and was frighteningly calm, which, incidentally, had no effect on the attitude of the head of the bloc, Paul Edgecomb, who was used to executing the sentence.

The giant surprised everyone later when it turned out that he had incredible magical power ...

20s of the XX century. Charming Kitty, a lady from high society, marries a young doctor Walter. When the couple leaves for Shanghai, Kitty cheats on her husband. But Walter reveals her secret. In anger, he decides to go to a deaf Chinese village where an epidemic of cholera is rampant, and takes the wrong spouse with him. Traveling to exotic lands, strange customs of a strange, hostile world and constant risk will fill the lives of spouses with sharpness and new meaning, but will they make Kitty look at Walter with loving eyes?

The film tells about the fascinating adventures of the legendary concierge Gustav and his young friend, the receptionist Zero Mustafa. Employees of the hotel witness the theft and search for priceless paintings of the Renaissance, the struggle for a huge state of a rich family and ... dramatic changes in Europe between two bloody wars of the 20th century.

A single mother shelters a runaway killer in her home, where she lives with her son. Police search the entire town in search of a criminal, and a single mother, meanwhile, learns the bitter truth about her “guest” and stops understanding what she should do.

Bryony, 13, has an excellent imagination and writes plays. She knows that the servants' son, Robbie, is in love with her older sister, Cecilia, and she reciprocates. But when her cousin Lola becomes the victim of a rapist, Brioni confidently points at Robbie - her imagination draws a picture of violence. Robbie goes to jail, and Cecilia refuses to believe Brioni, giving birth to a terrible feud between the sisters. The film begins in 1934 and takes place against the backdrop of the Second World War.

Girl Kit Kittredge, who helps her family survive the great depression, wants to achieve a better life and become a reporter.

Having suffered several defeats in a row, promising heavyweight boxer Jim Braddock is forced to give up the sport. During the Great Depression, Braddock takes on any job to feed his wife, May, and the children. However, he still hopes to return to the ring. And once he is given such a chance. At the last minute, he replaces another boxer and goes to a duel with a contender for the world title.

To everyone's amazement,. "

A touching love story, read by an older man from an old notebook to a woman in a nursing home. This is the story of the relationship of young men and women from different social strata who lived in North Carolina. Noah and Ellie spent an unforgettable summer together, until their parents first separated them, and then World War II.

After the war, everything changed: Ellie got engaged to a successful businessman, and Noah lived alone with his memories in an old house, which he managed to restore. When Ellie read about it. "

The film takes place in the mid-50s, the main characters are members of a small provincial family. Frank and April Wheeler consider themselves to be a middle class family, unlike other families, and have a great desire to move to Paris. However, fate has prepared for the spouses a number of unpleasant surprises ...

The action of the film develops in Los Angeles 20s of the last century. Turning to the police with a statement about the disappearance of the child, the main character soon gets her son, but informs the police that, despite the resemblance, it is not her son. Instead of help, an unhappy mother gets a registration in the ward for madmen. When a woman decides that her real son was the victim of a serial killer, she begins to search for the truth on her own, enters. "

Frank Ebegneil managed to work as a doctor, lawyer and pilot on a passenger airline - all this before reaching full age of 21. A master of deception and cheating, he also possessed the art of falsifying documents, which ultimately earned him millions of dollars, which he received through false checks.

FBI agent Carl Hanratti would have given anything to grab Frank and bring him to justice. "

The history of one of the largest maritime disasters in the history of mankind. From the port city of Southampton embarked on its first voyage of the largest ship at the time - the Titanic. He goes to America, carrying with him on board thousands of human hopes and destinies, including 17-year-old Rosa Dewitt Bukeater, a beautiful and rich girl choking in the hypocritical bourgeois world of her parents and poor self-taught artist Jack. The creators of the Titanic are confident in the flooding of the vessel, but the evil rock sends a huge iceberg to meet him. And "

3. Head in the clouds (2003)

For the first time, the Irish guy Guy saw Gilda Besse in a very eccentric situation when he studied at the university. Then they broke up, then met again ... And fate had more than once drove Guy and Gilda apart, both in the riotous 1930s and in the alarming pre-war and tragic war years. A rich and spoiled Hilda led a fairly free lifestyle, so Guy met many people in her circle. One day he saw Spaniard Miyu next to Guild ...

4. The Great Gatsby (2013)

In the spring of 1922, in an era of decaying morality, brilliant jazz and “kings of smuggled spirits,” Nick Carraway came from the Midwest to New York. In pursuit of his own American dream, he settles next door to the mysterious millionaire Jay Gatsby, famous for his parties, and Tom Buchanan, his cousin Daisy and her husband, hangman and aristocrat, live on the opposite bank of the bay. So Nick is involved in the exciting world of the rich - their illusions, love and deceptions. He witnesses what is happening in this world and writes the story of impossible love, eternal dreams and human tragedy, which are a reflection of modern times and mores.

5. Hitchcock (2012)

A well-known director dares to experiment: to move away from the expensive films that have become his calling card in the suspense genre and make a modest, besides, black-and-white film “Psycho”. In the process, the future “master of fear” peers into the dark abysses of the human soul in order to find those nerve endings that he could touch, like on the keys, play a real symphony of horror on the emotions of the viewer.

6. The road of change (2008)

The film takes place in the mid-50s, the main characters are members of a small provincial family. Frank and April Wheeler consider themselves to be a middle class family, unlike other families, and have a great desire to move to Paris. However, fate has prepared for the spouses a number of unpleasant surprises ...

7. Nine (2009)

Stealing kisses, being Italian, taking life by handfuls - this is the creed of Guido Contini, a famous director. All his life surrounded by elegant women - his wife, mistress, muse, agent. He claimed. He goes to the goal of the corpses. But why can't he finish shooting his new movie? He is looking for a solution where he is accustomed to everything - in the bed with women, but his soul is becoming more and more empty. What will be the key to the desired paradise of creativity, who will return the sounds of music that has long been heard in his heart?

8. Education of feelings (2008)

Jenny is 16 years old, she is a capable student, a talented cellist and just a good girl. She dreams of education, and specifically about Oxford. The yard is the beginning of the 60s, and Jenny lives in a sleepy and boring province. Oxford is her chance. And then Jenny meets a charming handsome David, who is twice her age, but he drives a sports car, wears fashionable clothes, knows about jazz and Ravel, art auctions and private clubs, weekends in Paris and other chic things. After that, Oxford ceases to seem Jenny mandatory paragraph of the program.

10. 8 women (2001)

Snowbound French hinterland. A family gathers at the Manor to celebrate Christmas. But the holiday will not take place. The master of the house is slain. 8 women close to the owner of the house begin an investigation.

Each of them is under suspicion. Each has a motive for murder. The day of the investigation reveals many family secrets that were under seven locks.

11. Stapford Wives (2004)

Surviving a nervous breakdown, TV broadcaster Joanna Eberhart and her husband Walter moved to Stepford, Connecticut, to stay away from the stresses of the big city. At first glance, this paradise is ideal. But soon Joanna and her new friend Bobby notice that there is something strange, disturbing in seeming serenity. Yes, and local housewives behave somehow too suspicious: everyone is equally friendly, well-groomed and boring. Joanna decides by all means to get to the bottom of the mystery that hides the perfect city and its flawless wives ...

12. Water for elephants! (2011)

The times of the Great Depression. The veterinary student Jacob abandons his studies after his parents die, and joins the Benzini Brothers, the most ambitious circus show on Earth. There he begins to work as a veterinarian, and at the same time he falls in love with the beautiful rider Marlena, who, however, is married to Augustus, a charismatic but cruel trainer.

13. Maid service (2011)

American South, 1960s courtyard. Skeeter just graduated from university and returns home to the sleepy town of Jackson, where nothing ever happens. She dreams of becoming a writer, breaking out into the big world. But for a decent girl from the South it is not fitting to indulge in such silly illusions; a decent girl should get married and bust around the house.

Wise Aibilin, thirty years older than Skeeter, she serves all her life in whites' houses, has laid out seventeen children and has long waited for nothing from life, for her heart is broken after the death of her only son.

Minnie is the best cook in all of Jackson, and she is also the bravest maid in the city. And the sharp tongue has more than once served her a disservice. Minnie never stays long in one place. But with Minnie better not to mess with even the most arrogant white ladies. Two black maidservants and a white inexperienced girl are united by one thing - a heightened sense of justice and a desire to somehow change the order of things. Will these three be able to confront the whole world? Will they survive this fight?

14. Dreamgirls (2006)

The vocal trio from Chicago at the traditional “young talent” show in New York attracts the attention of a professional producer who offers the girls a seductive contract and takes them under his care. Using professional methods of promotion for beginners, he quickly leads the young ensemble to international recognition. However, neither fame nor money make girls happy.

15. Soraya (2003)

1st series. Tehran, 1950 When the Iranian Shah Mohamed Reza Pahlavi is shown a photo of Sorai Asfandiyari Bakhtiari, he falls in love with her at first sight. Soon the girl’s family is invited to the palace of the Shah, where Mohamed asks Sorai to become his wife. After some deliberation, she agrees. On the eve of the wedding, Soraya falls seriously ill.

2nd series. Tehran, March 1951. Following Sorai’s advice, the Shah appoints Mossadegh as the new Prime Minister, who immediately undertakes major reforms in the country. After the coup d'état organized by Mossadegh, Shah Mohamed and his family were forced to flee the country.

The Great Gatsby, 2013, Australia, USA.

The magnificent screen adaptation of the novel by F.S. Fitzgerald, which, only having reached the screens, immediately got a ton of discussions, someone admired, and someone scolded the director's work, we want to focus on the masterwork of the costume designer, Catherine Martin.

This lady managed with incredible accuracy, sparkle and even, one might say, peppercorn, to convey the atmosphere of the 20s of the golden tops of New York. There is no point in discussing the plot, because you can only watch it, exactly, like the picture recreated on the screen in front of a worried audience.

The motion picture does not let go for a minute, events develop quickly and dynamically, the main characters make you happy with them, empathize and, literally, relive everything that happens to them during the script. It reveals the world of the rich and famous, spoiled and chic, a world in which illusions and deceptions reign.

If you do not know what to watch this evening, then turn your attention to this film, allow yourself to plunge into the retro world of beauty, dreams and eternal human tragedies for 2 hours.

“Road of Change”, 2008, USA, UK.

Благодаря этой кинокартине мы перенесемся в далекие 50-е года прошлого столетия, в одну небольшую провинциальную семью, со своими мечтами, трудностями, радостями и разочарованиями.

Фильм радует приятным и серьезным актерским составом, который нам знаком по культовой драме «Титаник», которая, в свою очередь, также раскрывает перед зрителями кусочек давно ушедшей эпохи.

Здесь есть все – нравы, устои, которых нам уже, в чем-то не понять, яркий сюжет, который не знаком, разве что, детям, а также невероятные наряды тех лет. In “The Road of Change” Kate and Leo matured, they play a married couple who, because of their capabilities, dream of the best, but is everything so simple?

“Educating the senses”, 2008, UK, USA.

Here we are transferred to the 60s, to the life of the beautiful, but still so naive, 16-year-old Jenny, performed by, now already known, Carey Maligan. Motion picture is an amazing time machine, because with its help we instantly find ourselves in that era, which is observed here in and out.

The film is about the ability to prioritize, about the first strong feelings of love, about youth and mistakes. The film with a British accent, which gave it a special appeal, was nominated for major cinematic awards, including Oscar and Golden Globe.

"Servants", 2011, India, United States, United Arab Emirates.

An interesting film with a deep plot that takes us to the era of the ideal wives of the upper 60s. The film tells the story of a small American town in the South, Jackson, where nothing really happens, everyone knows everything about each other and lives, as it were, on the basis of a thumbnail script.

The story revolves around social inequality, reveals the difficulties of the life of the “black” population, who at that time served in the homes of “white” ladies.

Bright costumes, atmospheric relationships of different strata of society, as well as a pleasant cast will reveal to the viewer an interesting and simultaneously touching picture from the past.

“Substitution”, 2008, USA.

Another Hollywood creation of the notorious Clint Eastwood, which tells of the unfortunate woman, whose role is played by Angelina Jolie. First, a child was stolen from her and then returned, but, as she claims, no longer her son.

No, apparently he is a copy of her boy, but, despite this, he is not. The action takes place in the 20s in Los Angeles, before the viewer reveals not only the intriguing plot, but also the charm of those years in every detail, in every new image.

Gosford Park, 2001, United Kingdom, Italy, United States.

The cooperation of English, Italian and American colleagues led to the magnificent and subtle creation of world cinema, the plot of which revolves around the British aristocratic manor.

The action takes place in the 30s of the last century, the script, although it reveals to the viewer the secret of the murder, does not resemble a detective, it is rather a drama, which raises important questions of that time: unequal relationships and difficult fate.

It will be interesting for the viewer to plunge into the unique decorations of aristocratic estates of the 30s, to look at the lives and feelings of people from the distant past, to get acquainted with amazing retro images that appear in modern characters to this day.

It is worth noting that the motion picture was nominated for six Oscar statues, including for the best screenplay, won the warm reviews of famous film critics, and also gathered about two dozen famous actors in the UK.

Golden Youth, 2003, United Kingdom.

The focus is on the company of cheerful young people who belonged to the so-called golden youth of London in the 1930s.

Young people, among whom is not the most successful writer Adam Symes, his girlfriend and the beautiful Nina Blount, as well as their cheerful friends, who cannot imagine their lives without noisy and audacious parties, are trying to build their lives and decide on the future.

Success in this matter is not enough, but how much aesthetics, impeccable English humor and refined taste in every frame, in every appearance of the main characters on the screen! For those who want to plunge into the retro era of the time, the film is obligatory for viewing.

Inglourious Basterds

Inglourious Basterds, 2009

When, in the 39th year of the last century, the threat of the Brown Plague loomed over Europe, there were no indifferent people in the world. One of the most zealous fighters against the representatives of the Jewish tribe was Hans Landa, who received the nickname “Jewish Hunter” for “merit”. And the team of American Jews "Inglorious Bastards" came out to fight against him, as well as those like him, and therefore the fate of fascism in the world turned out to be completely sealed.

Road change

Revolutionary Road, 2008

The picture takes place in the mid-50s, the main characters are members of a small provincial family. Frank and April Wheeler consider themselves to be a middle class family, unlike other families, and have a great desire to move to Paris. However, fate has prepared for the spouses a number of unpleasant surprises.

1. The Great Gatsby

  • Drama, romance.
  • Australia, United States, 2013.
  • Duration: 143 minutes.
  • IMDb: 7.3.

A dramatic story about love and morals of the first half of the twentieth century. Nick, a young graduate of Yale University, moves to New York in search of the American dream. There he meets the extravagant millionaire Gatsby and plunges into the world of wealth, illusions and lies.

2. Servants

  • Drama.
  • United States, India, UAE, 2011.
  • Duration: 146 minutes.
  • IMDb: 8.1.

Slavery in America has long been abolished, but blacks are still considered second-rate men. Skeeter has always been different from her contemporaries, so she chose a career over marriage. After the university, the girl returns home, where the plot for the book is turned up. Faced with hatred of people of a different skin color, Skeeter decides to write the truth about the work of maidservants in rich white families.

4. Diary of memory

  • Drama, romance.
  • United States, 2004.
  • Duration: 124 minutes.
  • IMDb: 7.9.

He is a poor worker of the sawmill, she is from a rich family. There are many obstacles on the way of a young couple, but love is a great incentive that helps to overcome everything.

5. The magic of the moonlight

  • Melodrama, comedy.
  • United States, United Kingdom, 2014.
  • Duration: 98 minutes.
  • IMDb: 6.6.

The popular illusionist Stanley Crawford comes to France to bring a girl who can talk to the dead to clear water. Stanley is a staunch atheist, so he immediately feels like a dirty trick, but over time his confidence starts to melt.

7. Majestic

  • Drama, romance.
  • United States, 2001.
  • Duration: 153 minutes.
  • IMDb: 6.9.

The audience is used to seeing Jim Carrey in a comic role, but sometimes the actor gets tired of laughing and making films like “Majestic”.

Hollywood screenwriter Peter Appleton is accused of having links with the Communists. He loses his job, his friends and his memory. Waking up in a small provincial town, Pete can not remember anything, and residents take him for the missing hero of World War II.

8. Mind Games

  • Drama, biography, romance.
  • United States, 2001.
  • Duration: 135 minutes.
  • IMDb: 8.2.

Genius and madness are two sides of the same coin. John Nash is a talented mathematician who made a significant contribution to the creation of game theory and was faced with a mental disorder.

And although the director doesn’t accurately show the life of a Nobel laureate, the film still does its job: it inspires and helps to look at many things in a different way. This is the beauty of biopic films: successful people, solving their problems, help us to become better.

9. Rock wave

  • Drama, comedy.
  • United Kingdom, Germany, France, 2009.
  • Duration: 129 minutes.
  • IMDb: 7.4.

1960s The British authorities do not recognize rock and roll, so here and there pirate radio stations appear. One of them is in the sea. On it comes the main character - 17-year-old Karl. The unsure young man gradually changes and learns a lot from the DJs of the radio station. What else to say? "Rock Wave" - ​​a storehouse of great music and British actors.

  • Drama, biography.
  • United States, 2015
  • Duration: 124 minutes.
  • IMDb: 7.5.

Another film about the era in which the Communists were afraid more of the end of the world. Talented screenwriter Dalton Trumbo was blacklisted by Hollywood because of his beliefs. He was put in prison for a year and banned from working in the film industry. But Trumbo didn't give up. Instead, he wrote several great scripts under a pseudonym, received an Oscar for them, and made history in cinema.

11. Pleasantville

  • Drama, comedy.
  • United States, 1998.
  • Duration: 124 minutes.
  • IMDb: 7.5.

David Wagner lives in the 1990s, but dreams of being in the utopian TV series of the 50s, away from his unbearable sister. Once he succeeds. A strange-looking telemaster takes Wagner and his sister straight to his favorite TV series.

Something similar happened in "The Last Kinogeroe." Only baby Danny could not influence the crazy world of cinema, but David greatly changed the TV show, adding colors to it.

12. Hidden figures

  • Drama, biography.
  • USA, 2016
  • Duration: 127 minutes.
  • IMDb: 7.8.

It will be about three employees of NASA who carry out complex mathematical calculations to launch the first space mission. Heroines are faced not only with racial discrimination, but also with gender. They are women, and therefore they cannot perform important and difficult work, however clever they may be. Of course, it is not.

13. Raising the senses

  • Drama.
  • United Kingdom, United States, 2009.
  • Duration: 100 minutes.
  • IMDb: 7.3.

The beginning of the 60s. Jenny lives in a remote province and wants to quickly go to study at Oxford. But plans change when the girl meets David. He is older, drives an expensive car, visits the best clubs and lives in a big way. Jenny, of course, falls in love with him and forgets everything in the world.

14. Midnight in Paris

  • Melodrama, comedy.
  • USA, Spain, 2011.
  • Duration: 94 minutes.
  • IMDb: 7.7.

It seems that Woody Allen has a time machine hidden in the garage. How else to explain so authentic atmosphere of France of the 20s in his film?

A romantic writer goes to Paris at the beginning of the last century every night. There he meets with the Fitzgeralds, Gertrude Stein, Pablo Picasso, Ernest Hemingway and other equally famous personalities. Under their influence, the hero understands himself and realizes what he really wants.

15. Miss Pettigrew

  • Melodrama, comedy.
  • United Kingdom, United States, 2008.
  • Duration: 92 minutes.
  • IMDb: 7.1.

After another dismissal, wayward Guinevere Pettigrew does not know where to go. Her hiring agent refuses to help with job search. Then, taking the opportunity, Guinevere is arranged by the maid to the extravagant actress. Over time, they become friends, and Miss Pettigrew is promoted to secretary. From this moment on, her life changes for the better.

16. Brooklyn

  • Drama, romance.
  • United Kingdom, Canada, Ireland, Belgium, 2015.
  • Duration: 117 minutes.
  • IMDb: 7.5.

The picture of the difficult fate of the immigrant from Ireland. Eylish Lacy comes to Brooklyn. No longer homesick, she begins to breathe deeply and falls in love. However, the bad news from home forces her to return to Ireland. There, Eilish falls in love again and faces a difficult choice.

17. Form of water

  • Fantasy, drama.
  • United States, 2017.
  • Duration: 123 minutes.
  • IMDb: 7.6.

Guillermo del Toro's films are like children's fairy tales: excite the imagination and make you distract a little from the routine. Probably because the director, deep down in his heart, remained a child. Oscar-winning "Form of Water" tells the touching story of an amphibian man and a dumb cleaner.

Jimmy Kimmel joked during the award ceremony: "The men this year blundered so much that the girls began to meet with the fish." Against the background of recent scandals that shook the whole world, the importance of this picture can not be overestimated.

18. Catch Me If You Can

  • Drama, biography.
  • USA, Canada, 2002.
  • Duration: 141 minutes.
  • IMDb: 8.1.

Talented cheater Frank Ebegneyl ran away from home in search of a better life. He managed to visit both a doctor, a pilot, and a lawyer, learned how to skillfully fake bank checks and earned a fortune. But sooner or later he will have to answer for everything.

  • Drama, romance.
  • United Kingdom, United States, Australia, 2014.
  • Duration: 118 minutes.
  • IMDb: 7.2.

Two talented Hollywood actresses will tell a tragic love story in the refined atmosphere of New York in the 50s. Teresa and Carol embrace the feelings they have to hide from society.

20. Water for elephants!

  • Drama, romance.
  • United States, 2011
  • Duration: 116 minutes.
  • IMDb: 6.9.

When parents die, Jacob throws the last course of the university and joins the traveling circus. Together with everyone, he has to live in difficult conditions, because the circus was not the most popular entertainment in those years. The real problems arise when a guy falls in love with rider Marlene - the girl of the show host.