We’ve listed ten great movies that will break your brain. Below are challenging films in their central plots, bringing fascinating stories and characters that are recorded in our minds by virtue of the situations in which they are inserted. There are several themes approached by the films mentioned, ranging from the emotional conflicts that arise in an extreme situation of alien invasion to the hauntings that manifest themselves through photos. Let’s go to the list!
10º – The Machinist (Brad Anderson, 2004)An ordinary worker lives with an insomnia that has kept him from sleeping for a long time. In the midst of this, he will notice his mental sanity being gradually affected, and his physical appearance will be completely affected. ‘The Machinist’ is that typical film that would be impossible to make without the presence of an excellent actor as protagonist. Here, the protagonist is Christian Bale, having an exceptional performance, even involving himself physically – the actor lost several kilos in the process to characterize the character – easily reaching one of the great performances of this century.
9º – Glass (M. Night Shyamalan, 2019)‘Glass’ concludes the dynamic saga of M. Night Shyamalan begun in 2000 in a dignified way, bringing a great conjunction of fascinating characters and a plot permeated by striking twists and turns that manage to completely attract the attention of its viewer.
8º – The Mist (Frank Darabont, 2007)A group of strangers get stuck inside a supermarket after a strong storm brings alien creatures that are decimating humanity. ‘The Mist’ has a plot that develops through the emotional conflicts caused by the extreme situation that each person inside that supermarket is going through, leaving the figure of the creature outside as a secondary factor. An intelligent and psychologically disturbing film.
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