When it comes to movies, Hollywood never disappoints. It keeps surprising us every year with the sublime cinema delight and makes us believe that this is the best year in movies. And, in fact, 2014 is absolutely brimmed with amazing & exciting movies.
Hollywood movies of 2014 remain super hit on the box office and many are still waiting for their release. To be frank, this year has brought a blast with it! It features some great-looking extravaganza of movies that have inspired the audiences’ sentiments, wowed their senses, captivated their engagement, and made them laugh their lungs out.
So if you’re a movie aficionado, this article brings you the top 10 best Hollywood Movies 2014. The movies are derived from every genre, be it adventure, action, thriller, comedy, mystery or romance. Read on!
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10. Into The Woods (2014)
Directed by Rob Marshall, Into The Woods (2014) is an American fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Pictures and is set to be released on December 25, 2014. Based on the Tony Award-winning original musical by James Lapine and Stephene Sondheim, the movie is a fantasy crossover centered on a witch who conspires to teach important lessons to a childless couple, who set out to break the witch’s curse in order to start a family.
9. How To Train Your Dragon 2
The thrilling second chapter of the epic How To Train Your Dragon was one of the most anticipated animations this year. With no intentions to break your suspense, the movie is built around the fantastical world of two friends; Hiccup and Toothless, who finds himself in a conflict among humans and dragons upon the discovery of a secret ice cave inhabited by hundreds of new wild dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider. The movie was released on 18th March, 2014.
8. Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Directed by Doug Limam and striing Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt, Edge of Tomorrow is an epic action in which an alien race has hit the Earth in an unrelenting assault, unbeatable by any military unit in the world. Lt. Colonel Bill Cage (Tom Cruise) is sent to combat these extraterrestrial invaders known as Mimics. Aided by special forces operative Rita Vrataski (Emily Brunt), Bill must learn how to fight and defeat the aliens so as to change the outcome of the fate of Earth. The movie was released on 30 May, 2014.
7. The Amazing Spider-Man 2
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is directed by Marc Webb and stars Andrew Garfield, Sally Field and Emma Stone. The film features our favorite vigilante – the spider-man – who has to square off against the Rhino and the powerful Electro while struggling to keep his promise to leave Gwen Stacey out of his dangerous life.
6. 300: Rise-of An-Empire
It is 480 BC and General Themistocles (Stapleton) leads an Athenian (Greek) Army in a war to battle an invading Persian army commanded by the naval commander Artemisia (Green), under the mortal-turned-god, Xerxes I (Santoro). Even after forming an ally with the Spartans, Themistocles still finds himself outnumbered by Xerxes’ men. Who will be victorious?
5. X-Men: Day of the Future Past
After the First Class, Bryan Singer is back with his undoubted wit to handle complex story lines. While the beloved characters from the original X-Men film trilogy ensemble their forces with their younger young selves from X-Men: First Class in an epic battle to secure the survival of the species in a dystopian future, Wolverine is sent to the past in a desperate effort to change history and prevent an event that could result in doom for both humans and mutants.
4. Godzilla (2014)
Amid huge cover-up of a devastating event as just a natural disaster, Joe Brody (Cranston), a nuclear physicist realizes that something much more sinister is to blame. At the same time, two scientists Dr. Vivienne Graham (Hawkins) and Dr. Ichiro Serizawa (Watanabe) reveal of the existence of the world’s most famous and powerful monster. Humanity, thus, forced to fight for its survival. Godzilla (2014) is directed by Gareth Edwards, and stars Aaron Taylor-Johnson, CJ Adams, Bryan Cranston, and Ken Watanabe. It was released to American theaters on May 16 2014.
Dr. Willy Caster (Johnny Depp) is a computer software scientist. Together with his wife and scientific colleague Rebecca Hall the two are involved in a research in the field of Artificial Intelligence. They are about to create a controversial superior sentient machine based on a computer intelligence of everything ever known with the full range of human emotions. Despite the fact that this experiment has really made Dr. Caster famous, it has also made him a prime target of a terrorist organization which is doing everything to stop him.
Interstellar is an upcoming sci-fi film directed by Christopher Nolan and stars a team of space travelers who travel through a worm-hole and into another dimension is an attempt to save a starving planet in universe. Based on real science, the film will explore the mind-bending territory of black holes and gravity waves and touch on some of the hypotheses that Albert Einstein chased but never could prove. The movie is set to be released on 7 November, 2014.
1. Captain-America:The Winter Soldiers
Coming at number one in 2014’s list of top 10 best Hollywood movies is Captain-America:The Winter Soldier, an superhero film that features the Marvel-Comics character Captain America. Released on 26 March, 2014, the movie revolves around Steve Rodgers, aka Capt. America (Chris Evans) who, following an attack on a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague, is thrown into a web of scheming that places the whole world at risk. He joins forces with the Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) and a new ally, the Falcon in a tight effort to battle a new threat from old history – the Winter Soldier – as they try to expose an ever-widening conspiracy.