Chinese New Year is just around the corner and if you are someone who barely celebrates Chinese New Year, it is completely understandable as I am sure you will be looking for other things to do as well. In this case, have you thought of watching some movies to fill up your time during this Chinese New Year? If you do, we have a list of Top 10 Movies You Should Watch During This Coming Chinese New Year.
1. In The Valley of Elah (2007) directed by Paul Haggis.
This movie shows about a retired military investigator who works closely with a police detective to reveal the truth of his son’s disappearance on his return from a tour duty in Iraq.
2. Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse (2018) directed by Robert Persichetti, Peter Ramsey and Rodney Rothman.
Growing up as a New York teen, Miles Morales struggles with school, friends and him being the new Spider-Man. When Miles comes across formal Spider-Man, Peter Parker, the actual saviour of New York, Miles must train to become the new protector of his city.
3.La La Land (2016) directed by Damien Chazelle.
While planning and directing their careers in Los Angeles, Sebastian, a pianist and an actress, Mia fall for each other while trying to reunite their hope for the future.
4. Begin Again (2013) directed by John Carney
A disgraced music-business executive, Dan (Mark Ruffalo) stumbles upon a young singer-songwriter, Gretta (Keira Knightley) who’s new to Manhattan that is performing on an East Village stage and is immediately captivated by her talent.
5. Dunkirk (2017) directed by Christopher Nolan
Allied soldiers and forces from France, Belgium and the British Empire are to evacuate from the beaches and harbour of Dunkirk, France.
6. Wonder Woman (2017) directed by Patty Jenkins
Diana, Princess of the Amazons, a warrior in training leaves her homeland to fight a war as convinced she can stop after a pilot crashes on their shore telling a massive conflict raging on the outside world. While fighting alongside Steve during the war, Diana discovers her true powers and destiny.
7. Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) directed by Jon Watts
After a thrilling experience with the Avengers, Peter finally returns home, where he lives with his Aunt May. Peter with his superhero alter-ego as Spider-Man, balances his life as an ordinary high school student but when the Vulture emerges as a new villain, everything Peter cares most is all threatened.
8. Call Me By Your Name (2017) by Luca Guadagnino
CALL ME BY YOUR NAME is a film by Luca Guadagnino, voluptuous and sublime story of first love. In 1980s Italy, Elio Perlman (Timothée Chalamet), an intelligent 17-year-old student who spends his days in his family’s 17th-century villa playing classical music, reading and flirting with his friend, Marzia (Esther Garrel).
9. Incredibles 2 (2018) directed by Brad Bird
The Incredibles takes on a new mission together as a family. This also requires a change in the family roles as Bob Parr (Mr Incredible) is in charge of managing the house while his wife Helen (Elastigirl) goes out to save the world.
10. Black Panther (2018) directed by Ryan Coogler
After the event of Captain America: Civil War, Prince ‘Challa returns home to his nation of Wakanda to serve as his country’s new king. However, Prince T’Challa is being challenged by a faction of his own country for the throne.