Movies to watch during the Coronavirus self-quarantine

20/2/2020

If you're reading this, chances are you're like me, doing a self-quarantine at home during the spread of coronavirus; waiting for the pandemic to end -hopefully soon-

Almost all the movies below are classics, it might be you've already watched every single one of them (in my case: many times), however, I'm sharing them here because they make me feel good and lift my mood every time I watch any of them.

The list includes two movies starring Tom Hanks, sadly, he and his wife Rita Wilson were diagnosed with the virus recently. I wish them a quick recovery!


#10. The Hangover (2009)

The Hangover artwork

Three buddies wake up from a bachelor party in Las Vegas, with no memory of the previous night and the bachelor missing. They make their way around the city in order to find their friend before his wedding.


#9. Meet The Parents (2000)

Meet The Parents artwork

Male nurse Greg Focker meets his girlfriend's parents before proposing, but her suspicious father is every date's worst nightmare.


#8. Meet The Fockers (2004)

Meet The Fockers artwork

All hell breaks loose when the Byrnes family meets the Focker family for the first time.


#7. Forrest Gump (1994)

Forrest Gump artwork

The presidencies of Kennedy and Johnson, the events of Vietnam, Watergate, and other historical events unfold through the perspective of an Alabama man with an IQ of 75, whose only desire is to be reunited with his childhood sweetheart.


#6. The Terminal (2004)

The Terminal artwork

An Eastern European tourist unexpectedly finds himself stranded in JFK airport, and must take up temporary residence there.


#5. Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Slumdog Millionaire artwork

A Mumbai teenager reflects on his life after being accused of cheating on the Indian version of "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?".


#4. School of Rock (2003)

School of Rock artwork

After being kicked out of his rock band, Dewey Finn becomes a substitute teacher of an uptight elementary private school, only to try and turn them into a rock band.


#3. The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

The Wolf of Wall Street artwork

Based on the true story of Jordan Belfort, from his rise to a wealthy stock-broker living the high life to his fall involving crime, corruption and the federal government.


#2. La La Land (2016)

La La Land artwork

While navigating their careers in Los Angeles, a pianist and an actress fall in love while attempting to reconcile their aspirations for the future.


#1. Up (2009)

Up artwork

78-year-old Carl Fredricksen travels to Paradise Falls in his house equipped with balloons, inadvertently taking a young stowaway.


What do you think about the list, what are your favorite movies? let me know via Twitter. Stay safe!

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