5 Movie Classics That You Can Watch On Streaming Platforms
Did you know that several classic movies can be enjoyed on the main streaming platforms? Discover them here.
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There are a large number of movie classics that can be found on the Internet today. Mainly, on streaming platforms, which allow users to play different content simply, from any device and without the need for an Internet connection (if they download them).
However, the extensive catalogs and the wide variety of platforms that exist mean that many people do not know exactly what to look at. And, for this, nothing better than doing it with some "classics" that are on the small screen. Discover which are the must-see movies on your list.
Star Wars: Episode IV / A New Hope - Disney Plus
We start with one of the classic movies that cannot be missing from your list. Created in 1977 by George Lucas, it was a work that completely changed the world of cinema. More specifically, that of the science fiction genre, since it demonstrated that it was possible to create new worlds in a 100% realistic way.
The film revolves around Luke Skywalker, a farmer who, one day, receives the call of "fate" to save Princess Leia from the hands of the Empire, all in the company of an old acquaintance of his father: Ben Kenobi. The film has emotional moments and action, along with a great soundtrack.
The best? That if you like it, you have 8 more movies and several series to enjoy. It's a series!
The Godfather - Amazon Prime Video
The Godfather saga is considered one of the most important films in cinema history. And the truth is that his first installment (there are three) is also seen as one of the best of all. And what does the tape consist of? Well, it is a mafia family, which has conflicts to resolve together with others.
Directed by Francis Ford Coppola, it was released in 1972 and stars Marlon Brando and Al Pacino. It is set from 1942 to 1955 and reveals the chronicles of the Corleone family, who must face the problems that come from being in the mafia, both emotionally and in life itself.
Undoubtedly, one of the best films in history, which you have to see no matter what.
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Scarface - Netflix
Scarface is a 1983 crime drama film directed by Brian de Palma and starring Al Pacino. It tells us the story of a Cuban refugee, known as Tony Montana. This character has become one of the most popular in cinema history due to his eccentric personality.
That is to say, Tony Montana is a person who does not care about anything beyond his own goals. He has a very distinct sense of humor and is considered to be someone really powerful. Hence, this film is considered one of the most important cult films in history.
It is a very violent tape, so be careful if you are one of the impressed people!
The Sixth Sense – Hulu
From 1999 and directed by M. Night Shyamalan, it has become another of the film classics of our era. It is a film that addresses the genre of supernatural psychological suspense, although many people consider it to be a "horror" movie. But what is its plot?
Well, starring Bruce Willis, it's about a child psychologist who seeks to help a child face his "supernatural powers." The curious thing about this film is that it goes from "less" to "more", given that it has one of the most iconic and representative plot twists in the history of the seventh art.
This also makes it a classic that cannot be missing from your list.
The Shining – HBO Max
We come to the latest movie classic that will surely fascinate you. This film was released in 1980 by Stanley Kubrick and is an adaptation of Stephen King's novel of the same name, although there are differences between one format and the other. Starring Jack Nycholson, the film deals with the story of Jack Torrance.
He is a former teacher who decides to accept a position as a watchman in a lonely hotel. However, after spending some time, he begins to have a personality change. From there, he will become an "enemy" of his family, which allows for moments of incredible suspense.
Oh! It also features one of the most iconic scenes in movie history.
In short, these are the best classic movies that you can watch on the main streaming platforms. We hope you enjoy them!