Movies to Watch During Quarantine II

By Anna Velichko (’20)

Biography/true story

The Theory of Everything

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Salz7uGp72c 

Watch it on: iTunes, YouTube Movies, Prime Video, Netflix

Cast: Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones  

Description: Eddie Redmayne is Stephen Hawking in this beautiful biopic about his life and disease. 

Steve Jobs 

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9XEh7arNSms 

Watch it on: iTunes, YouTube Movies, Prime Video, Netflix 

Cast: Michael Fassbender 

Description: A biopic of the life of Steve Jobs starring Michael Fassbender. 

My Week with Marilyn 

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KNab_iaz6BY 

Watch it on: iTunes, Prime Video, Netflix 

Cast: Michelle Williams, Eddie Redmayne, Emma Watson, Kenneth Branaugh 

Description: In 1956 England, Colin Clark (Eddie Redmayne) lands a job as a production assistant on the set of “The Prince and the Showgirl,” starring Marilyn Monroe (Michelle Williams). Marilyn is also honeymooning with her new husband, playwright Arthur Miller, but the combined pressure of work and the demands of the Hollywood hangers-on is driving her to exhaustion. When Miller departs for Paris, Colin seizes the opportunity, to give Marilyn respite during a week in the idyllic British countryside. 

I, Tonya 

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OXZQ5DfSAAc 

Watch it on: iTunes, YouTube Movies, Prime Video, Hulu

Cast: Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan 

Description: The story of figure skater Tonya Harding and her conspiracy with her husband to injure fellow Olympic hopeful Nancy Kerrigan  

Free Solo 

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=urRVZ4SW7WU 

Watch it on: YouTube Movies, Prime Video, Hulu 

Cast: Alex Honnold 

Description: A documentary by National Geographic about Alex Honnold’s historic attempt to climb El Capitain mountain’s 900 meter vertical rock face. Suspenseful and thrilling. 

The Wolf of Wall Street

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iszwuX1AK6A 

Watch it on: iTunes, YouTube Movies, Prime Video, Hulu 

Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie 

Description: The true story of Jordan Belfort and his fraudulent brokerage firm. Belfort and Cronies live hedonistic lifestyle with sex, drugs, and thrills. 

The Blind Side 

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Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gvqj_Tk_kuM 

Watch it on: iTunes, YouTube Movies, Prime Video, Hulu 

Cast: Sandra Bullock, Quinton Aaron 

Description:  The touching true story of football player Michael Oher and his adoptive family, the Tuohys. (Sandra Bullock won an oscar for her performance in this film as Leigh Anne Tuohy.)

The Founder 

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Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AX2uz2XYkbo 

Watch it on: iTunes, Prime Video 

Cast: Michael Keaton, Laura Dern, Nick Offerman 

Description:  The true story of Ray Kroc who bought McDonald’s and turned it into a multi-billion dollar empire  

The Social Network 

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Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lB95KLmpLR4 

Watch it on: iTunes, YouTube Movies, Prime Video, 

Cast: Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield, Justin Timberlake, Army Hammer  

Description: Well-written film about Facebook and its founders. Tells the stories of Mark Zuckerberg and his early associates. 

The Walk 

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Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4W6byFcD5uE 

Watch it on: iTunes, YouTube Movies, Prime Video, Hulu 

Cast: Joseph Gordon Levitt, Charlotte Le Bon 

Description:  The story of Phillipe Petit who walked on a tightrope between the North and South towers of the World trade Center 

Beautiful Boy 

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Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XEw2uHUYUPk 

Watch it on: Prime Video

Cast: Steve Carrell, Timothee Chalamet, Amy ryan 

Description: Teenager Nicolas Sheff seems to have it all with good grades and being an actor, artist, athlete and editor of the school newspaper. When Nic’s addiction to meth threatens to destroy him, his father does whatever he can to save his son and family.

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