Top of the most popular film from IMDB includes both Oscar contenders and less publicized movies, but with a strong message and a spectacular images, reports The Telegraph.
Among the most popular films of 2015 are:
10. The Big Short
The film is based on the bestseller by Michael Lewis “The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine”, which explores the mechanisms that led to the last major economic crisis on Wall Street, started in 2007-2008.
9. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2
In the center of the rebellious districts is still the Capitol, residence of President Snow. It becomes obvious that only its death will end the tyranny in Panem, so a commando led by Katniss aims to capture their archenemy. This becomes a mission full of dangers that will not end without casualties.
8. The Hateful Eight
Six / Eight years after the American Civil War, a carriage rushes through the frozen landscape of Wyoming community. Passengers, bounty hunter John Ruth and his catch Daisy Domergue, bound for Red Rock, where Ruth, known as the “executioner” in these parts, will teach justice to Domergue.
Along the way, they meet two strangers Major Maquis Warren, a former member of the army of unionists turned into a vile bounty hunter and Chris Mannix, a southern renegade claiming to be the new sheriff in town. Lost in the snowstorm Ruth, Domergue, Warren and Mannix seek refuge in the nearest fleeting, led by Minnie Haberdashery. As the storm covers the Pass where they were housed, the eight passengers begin to realize that it is likely not to make it to Red Rock at all.
7. The Revenant
The film is inspired by the novel by Michael Punk, based on real facts. The action takes place in North America in 1823, and in its center is Hugh Glass (Leonardo DiCaprio), a member of an expedition to the Rocky Mountains, where he is caught by a grizzly bear and torn. Group Captain leaves behind three people to keep him company in the last moments of life and to dig the grave, but afraid of being caught by the Indians, the three of them take his weapons and equipment and run. But the hero of the awful confrontations with the grizzly bear does not die: crawling, though mutilated, more than 300 kilometers through the wild, animated by grim plans for revenge against those who have left.
6. A Very Murray Christmas
Bill Murray worries that nobody will appear on his TV show because of a snowstorm in New York City. A very Murray Christmas is a comic and musical themed Christmas movie.
5. The Ridiculous 6
When his father returns home after a long absence, Tommy “White Knife” Stockburn goes into an adventurous journey through the old West with five brothers.
Adonis tells the story of Creed (Michael B. Jordan), grandson of Rocky Balboa’s rival in the ring, Apollo. It comes under the tutelage of old Rocky, although hardly accept to be his mentor.
3. In the heart of the sea
Inspired by the eponymous bestseller signed by Nathaniel Philbrick, acclaimed director Ron Howard brings to the big screen in December the adventure ” In the heart of the sea “. In the winter of 1820, the Essex boat is attacked and destroyed by a huge killer whale. “In the heart of the sea” saddening image captures assault and the fighting to rescue the crew trapped in the midst of vast expanses of water. The few survivors are doing impossible to stay alive.
Legendary Pictures Production, Krampus is a grim comic story about a Christmas demon casting a spell on the favorite holyday of children worldwide. When his dysfunctional family is quarreling on holidays, young Max (Emjay Anthony) loses interest and refuses to longer enjoy that Christmas is coming. But he had no idea that those who lose their holiday spirit unleash the fury of Krampus, a demonic power.
1. Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens
The action takes place 35 years after the events in Episode VI of the franchise. A new intergalactic adventure and a new quarrel between the Empire and Resistance forces, led by Poe Dameron (Oscar Isaac), will take place. Kylo Ren, the villain played by Adam Driver makes promise to finish what Darth Vader started.
On the other side of the barricade are Rey (Daisy Ridley) and Finn (John Boyega), who find a purpose after meeting with Han Solo (Harrison Ford). “Force Awakens” in the film’s title is a direct comment on the evolution of the two protagonists.
BB bot-8, Chewbacca and Princess Leia, interpreted by the same Carrie Fisher, have their own role in the development of the action..