There are some films that leave you reeling for hours. And to be honest, those are best kinds.
So here is a list of movies that are clever, intelligent and stayed with us long after they ended.
1. Inception :
The spinning top at the end of the film leaves your head spinning as well.
2. Being Cyrus :
This 2005 thriller starring Saif Ali Khan in the lead role as a twisted murderer is a mess and we love it.
3. Nocturnal Animals :
Directed by the designer, Tom Ford, this movie about a wife who is forced to look at the disturbing truth of her marriage is as beautiful as it is intriguing.
4. Astitva :
Made by Mahesh Manjrekar, this film starring Tabu in the lead role spoke of various underlying issues of Indian society like male chauvinism, extramarital affairs, and spousal abuse.
5. The Ship of Theseus :
A photographer, a monk and a young stockbroker are brought together by something unexpected as they explore the meaning of life and death.
6. American Psycho :
A satirical masterpiece, this film tells the tale of an investment banker who turns into a serial killer with a savage sense of humour.
7. Requiem For A Dream :
This twisted film tells the tale of how human longing and the search for happiness can result in tragedy.
8. Kahaani :
This Vidya Balan mystery film directed by Sujoy Ghosh tells the story of a pregnant woman looking for her missing husband, but all is not as it seems.
9. Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind :
A film that captures the feeling of love and loss perfectly, it tells the story of Joel and Clementine who begin a relationship again, after forgetting that they’ve been together before.
10. The Prestige :
Two magicians lose their mind over their rivalry in this Christian Bale and Hugh Jackman starrer directed by Christopher Nolan, that will leave you dumbfounded.
By Akanksha Bhatia.