1. Spider-Man Trilogy
ZEE5 Has a wide range of regional content in languages across India. However, they also have an underappreciated list of English movies for the avid Hollywood film buff. Here’s some of the iconic and acclaimed International movies you can binge watch on ZEE5.
Tobey Maguire starred in this original Marvel superhero movie. These three movies became a classic quickly and paved the way for superhero movies that followed. This movie trilogy gave us the iconic dialogue With great power comes great responsibility’ and burned it in our minds. Watch the good old friendly neighbourhood Spider-man beat up iconic villlains like Green Goblin, Venom and Sandman, here.
2. The Interview
The Interview is a irreverent social comedy set in North Korea. It caused a lot of trouble and was banned in many countries before it’s release. This film starring James Franco and Seth Rogen pokes fun the North Korean dictator, Kim-Jong-Un. Watch this funny buddy comedy of two Americans in fascist North Korea, here.
Watch the trailer for the political-drama ‘Accidental Prime Minister’ here.
Trumbo is based on the life of Dalton Trumbo a celebrated movie scriptwriter in America. It shows the oppression he faced for identifying as a communist. It highlights the entire period of the ‘Blacklist’ where writers and artists were banned because of their political views. Watch this Oscar-nominated film starring Bryan Cranston from ‘Breaking Bad’, here.
4. Jerry Maguire
Jerry Maguire is the perfect 90’s Tom Cruise movie of a righteous young man stands up for what is right no matter the cost. Starring opposite Renee Zellweger this movie is also a romantic classic which also throws light on the dark side of sports management agencies. Watch this cult classic of Tom Cruise fans here.
Salt is one of the finest thriller movies receiving critical acclaim and being an audience favourite. This movie stars Angelina Jolie as Evelyn Salt who gives all the James Bond’s and Jason Bourne’s a run for their money. Watch this spy thriller set in the classic America versus Russia storyline here.
6. American Psycho
American Psycho sees Christian Bale, famous as Batman, play the role of a serial killer. This was the first major role in 2000. This film sees him play the role of a successful investment banker who has a strong urge of killing people which he gives into. Watch this movie which will give you a proper fright and leave you with a surprise ending.
Pele is a sports biopic based around the life of the greatest footballer that ever lived, Pele. This is a heart-warming and at the same time, inspirational story of a boy who went from being a nobody to having his name chanted in stadiums by thousands. Watch this movie to see some incredible football skills here.
If you are a football fanatic, check out the new ZEE5 Original Bombers, a sports drama centered around a football team. Check out our other international movies and pick your favourite on ZEE5. Listen to World Cup commentary in English, Hindi and regional languages like Punjabi and Bengali, on ZEE5’s Sports Flashes.