Truly Fascinating Fantasy Movies that will get you hooked
What Dreams May Come (1998)
Dir: Vincent Ward
Stars: Robin Williams, Cuba Gooding Jr., Annabella Sciorra
After he dies in a car crash, a man searches heaven and hell for his beloved wife.
Sliding Doors (1998)
Dir: Peter Howitt
Stars: Gwyneth Paltrow, John Hannah, John Lynch
A London woman’s love life and career both hinge, unknown to her, on whether or not she catches a train. We see it both ways, in parallel.
Dir: Clint Eastwood
Stars: Matt Damon, Cecile De France, Bryce Dallas Howard
A drama centered on three people — a blue-collar American, a French journalist and a London school boy — who are touched by death in different ways.
Deconstructing Harry (1997)
Dir: Woody Allen
Stars: Woody Allen, Judy Davis, Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Suffering from writer’s block and eagerly awaiting his writing award, Harry Block remembers events from his past and scenes from his best-selling books as characters, real and fictional, come back to haunt him.
Sucker Punch (2011)
Dir: Zack Snyder
Stars: Emily Browning, Vanessa Hudgens, Abbie Cornish
A young girl is institutionalized by her abusive stepfather. Retreating to an alternative reality as a coping strategy, she envisions a plan which will help her escape from the mental facility.
Arizona Dream (1992)
Dir: Emir Kusturica
Stars: Johnny Depp, Jerry Lewis, Faye Dunaway
An Innuit hunter races his sled home with a fresh-caught halibut. This fish pervades the entire film, in real and imaginary form.
Dir: Gary Ross
Stars: Tobey Maguire, Jeff Daniels, Joan Allen
Two 1990s teenage siblings find themselves in a 1950s sitcom where their influence begins to profoundly change that complacent world.