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The Holiday Season Is Here! These Top 5 Classic Movies Can Help You Make The Best Memories

Date November 27, 2018 17:54

It is the holiday season once more and the house is going to be filled with joy. The season allows us to have fun with family and friends, catching up on old times. Surely, Grandma's recipes are going to be put to use again. However, some special activities are needed to bring back that family spirit, and there's no better choice than some good old classic movies.

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These evergreen stories offer top class entertainment and are the perfect way to spend the holidays. Below is a list of our top 5 classic movies:

1. From Here to Eternity

1h 58min | Drama, Romance, War | 28 August 1953 (USA)
Stars: Burt Lancaster, Montgomery Clift, Deborah Kerr

From Here To Eternity takes our number one spot in the list of best classics for the holiday. The film is about Army Private Robert Prewitt, a famous former boxer. The private finds himself being victimized by his new team just a few days before the Pearl Harbor attack.

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Unknown to the captain, he was punishing the wrong man. The real enemy was his next in command, who was having an affair with his wife.

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2. Charade

1h 53min | Comedy, Mystery, Romance | 5 December 1963 (USA)
Stars: Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn, Walter Matthau

Charade is the perfect choice for family time. This movie offers top class entertainment with its perfect blend of romance and drama, coupled with suspense. It featured A-list stars such as Carey Grant, Audrey Hepburn, and Walter Matthau.

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It tells the story of a widow, who is being chased by two governments and another criminal, because she is believed to have been left a fortune by her dead husband. It also brings out the beauty of the city of Paris, which was its setting.

3. To Catch a Thief

1h 46min | Mystery, Romance, Thriller | 5 August 1955 (USA)
Stars: Cary Grant, Grace Kelly, Jessie Royce Landis

Cary Grant plays the role of John Robie, a former jewelry thief who turned a new leaf. John left his life of crime after he had been imprisoned and later released to fight for his country. Now, he lives in the French Riviera, but his past soon comes to haunt him.

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A new copycat thief is in the scene, and the first suspect is John. In his quest to reveal the identity of the thief. he falls in love and may have just made a mistake.

4. Wait Until Dark

1h 48min | Horror, Thriller | 26 October 1967 (USA)
Stars: Audrey Hepburn, Alan Arkin, Richard Crenna

Wait Unit Dark is about Lisa, who had plans to smuggle contrabands into the United States. Unsure of what would happen next, she got an oblivious stranger to carry her goods stuffed in a doll. However, Lisa ends up dead and the stranger, a professional photographer called Sam Hendrix, loses the doll.

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5. Roman Holiday

1h 58min | Comedy, Romance | 2 September 1953 (USA)
Stars: Gregory Peck, Audrey Hepburn, Eddie Albert

Anne is a princess that doesn't fancy royalty. She is tired of the glamorous life and starts to rebel. And she finds her opportunity to escape while on a royal tour. However, the princess ends up with an ambitious American reporter, Joe Bradley.

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Both individuals were unaware of each other's identity at first, but they soon get attached and fall in love. However, things turn upside down pretty fast.

These movies promise quality entertainment. Not only are they considered some of the best storyline in history, but they also feature the most celebrated stars of their time, including Audrey Hepburn.

The actress, who featured in three of the classic movies listed above, is referred to as one of the most exceptional women in Hollywood.

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She's one of the very few recipients of the four most prominent awards; Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony. She had a very successful career, one filled with several highs and lows. Nonetheless, Audrey Hepburn is an icon and her roles in these movies are proof of it.

Enjoy the holidays!

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