100 Great New Hollywood Films that Should've Been in Golden Age Old Hollywoodby jordanhores | created - 06 Jul 2018 | updated - 2 weeks ago | Public
This list is a list of movies from New Hollywood(1970s-present that should have been made in the Golden Age of Hollywood based on film titles and storylines intertwined. Excluding films with negative, mixed and/or panned reviews. Another list added here with only film titles that should have been added in Golden Age Hollywood. No specific ranking. Extra lost films unable to be included on main list. -Insomnia/WHISTLEBLOWING -TheArtist/IsadoraDuncan 37-7-40 -TheOwl&thePussycat/ILLEGITIMATE -Iris/SEXISM-RACISM 39 -Infamous/PearlHart -Carol/LadyCarolineLamb -Nicholas&Alexandra -Arthur/DISEASE -FrozenRiver/HUNGER -WhiteOleander/CHILDREN -TheQueen/QueenVictoria -TheMonk/ANTIRELIGION -SweetDreams/Theatre -Frank&Joe/LINGUISIM -ThePost/POVERTY -Tommy/DISABILITYRIGHT-Fearless/LGBTI -Adaptation/GeorgeSand -TheGift/ThérèseofLisieux -Doubt/LOOKISM -Contact/IMMIGRATION -MeninBlack/ADDICTION -TheMaster/Hypatia -ASingleMan/SIZISM -TheGame/LABORRGHTS -Conviction/CRIMINALJUSTICE -TheClient/SEXUALABUSE -TheIllusionist/FEMALEDETECTIVE -TheInsider/CORRUPTION -ColdMountain/SLAVERY -Roxanne/LGBTI -TheContender/FEMALEEMPOWERMENT -ThePrestige/JaneAusten -ELIZABETH/ElizabethAnnSeton -TheCabinintheWoods/ELDERABUSE -Sophie'sChoice(ACharmedLife)/PREGNANCY-ILLEGITIMATE -TheWife/AgrippinaElder-Nero-Caligula-Augustus 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1. Cannery Row (1982)
PG | 120 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Monterey, California in the 1940's. Cannery Row - the section of town where the now closed fish canneries are located - is inhabited primarily by the down and out, although many would not ... See full summary »
Votes: 3,184 | Gross: $5.30M
2. The Natural (1984)
PG | 138 min | Drama, Sport
An unknown comes seemingly out of nowhere to become a legendary player with almost divine talent.
Votes: 40,580 | Gross: $47.95M
3. The Trip to Bountiful (1985)
PG | 108 min | Drama
In 1940s Texas, an elderly woman is determined to visit her childhood home for one last time.
Votes: 3,755 | Gross: $7.47M
4. Sense and Sensibility (1995)
PG | 136 min | Drama, Romance
Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her three daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. The two eldest daughters are the titular opposites.
Votes: 94,026 | Gross: $43.18M
5. The Grifters (1990)
R | 110 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A small-time conman has torn loyalties between his estranged mother and new girlfriend--both of whom are high-stakes grifters with their own angles to play.
Votes: 23,914 | Gross: $13.45M
6. Emma (1996)
PG | 120 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
While matchmaking for friends and neighbours, a young 19th Century Englishwoman nearly misses her own chance at love.
Votes: 33,442 | Gross: $22.20M
7. Much Ado About Nothing (1993)
PG-13 | 111 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Young lovers Hero and Claudio, soon to wed, conspire to get verbal sparring partners and confirmed singles Benedick and Beatrice to wed as well.
Votes: 42,859 | Gross: $22.55M
8. The Thin Red Line (1998)
R | 170 min | Drama, War
Adaptation of James Jones' autobiographical 1962 novel, focusing on the conflict at Guadalcanal during the second World War.
Votes: 162,627 | Gross: $36.40M
9. The Elephant Man (1980)
PG | 124 min | Biography, Drama
A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man who is mistreated while scraping a living as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous façade, there is revealed a person of kindness, intelligence and sophistication.
10. Gandhi (1982)
PG | 191 min | Biography, Drama, History
Gandhi's character is fully explained as a man of nonviolence. Through his patience, he is able to drive the British out of the subcontinent. And the stubborn nature of Jinnah and his commitment towards Pakistan is portrayed.
Votes: 209,557 | Gross: $52.77M
11. Cross Creek (1983)
PG | 127 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
In 1930's Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings moves to Florida's backwaters to write in peace. She feels bothered by affectionate men, editor and confused neighbors, but soon she connects and writes The Yearling, a classic of American literature.
Votes: 1,398 | Gross: $0.20M
12. Miller's Crossing (1990)
R | 115 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Tom Regan, an advisor to a Prohibition-era crime boss, tries to keep the peace between warring mobs but gets caught in divided loyalties.
Votes: 119,675 | Gross: $5.08M
13. Rosewood (1997)
R | 140 min | Action, Drama, History
A dramatization of a 1923 horrific racist lynch mob attack on an African-American community.
Votes: 7,008 | Gross: $13.10M
14. Amistad (1997)
R | 155 min | Drama, History
In 1839, the revolt of Mende captives aboard a Spanish owned ship causes a major controversy in the United States when the ship is captured off the coast of Long Island. The courts must decide whether the Mende are slaves or legally free.
Votes: 66,960 | Gross: $44.18M
15. Michael Collins (1996)
R | 133 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller
Neil Jordan's historical biopic of Irish revolutionary Michael Collins, the man who led a guerrilla war against the UK, helped negotiate the creation of the Irish Free State, and led the National Army during the Irish Civil War.
Votes: 27,972 | Gross: $11.09M
16. Bugsy (1991)
R | 136 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
The story of how Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel started Las Vegas.
Votes: 24,210 | Gross: $49.11M
17. Changeling (2008)
R | 141 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
Grief-stricken mother Christine Collins (Angelina Jolie) takes on the L.A.P.D. to her own detriment when it tries to pass off an obvious impostor as her missing child.
Votes: 225,524 | Gross: $35.74M
18. Frida (2002)
R | 123 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
A biography of artist Frida Kahlo, who channeled the pain of a crippling injury and her tempestuous marriage into her work.
Votes: 75,747 | Gross: $25.89M
19. 12 Years a Slave (2013)
R | 134 min | Biography, Drama, History
In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.
Votes: 589,120 | Gross: $56.67M
20. The Revenant (2015)
R | 156 min | Action, Adventure, Biography
A frontiersman on a fur trading expedition in the 1820s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team.
Votes: 639,025 | Gross: $183.64M
21. Chariots of Fire (1981)
PG | 125 min | Biography, Drama, Sport
Two British track athletes, one a determined Jew, and the other a devout Christian, compete in the 1924 Olympics.
Votes: 50,199 | Gross: $58.97M
22. Pale Rider (1985)
R | 115 min | Drama, Western
A mysterious preacher (Clint Eastwood) protects a humble prospector village from a greedy mining company trying to encroach on their land.
Votes: 48,699 | Gross: $41.41M
23. Silverado (1985)
PG-13 | 133 min | Action, Crime, Drama
A misfit bunch of friends come together to right the injustices which exist in a small town.
Votes: 34,658 | Gross: $33.20M
24. Unforgiven (1992)
R | 130 min | Drama, Western
Retired Old West gunslinger William Munny (Clint Eastwood) reluctantly takes on one last job, with the help of his old partner Ned Logan (Morgan Freeman) and a young man, The "Schofield Kid" (Jaimz Woolvett).
Votes: 348,227 | Gross: $101.16M
25. Open Range (2003)
R | 139 min | Action, Drama, Romance
A former gunslinger is forced to take up arms again when he and his cattle crew are threatened by a corrupt lawman.
Votes: 63,023 | Gross: $58.33M
26. Hell or High Water (II) (2016)
R | 102 min | Action, Crime, Drama
A divorced father and his ex-con older brother resort to a desperate scheme in order to save their family's ranch in West Texas.
Votes: 181,962 | Gross: $26.86M
27. Tender Mercies (1983)
PG | 92 min | Drama, Music
A broken-down, middle-aged country singer gets a new wife, reaches out to his long-lost daughter, and tries to put his troubled life back together.
Votes: 8,632 | Gross: $8.44M
28. The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989)
R | 114 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
The lives of two struggling musicians, who happen to be brothers, inevitably change when they team up with a beautiful, up-and-coming singer.
Votes: 20,551 | Gross: $18.10M
29. Twice in a Lifetime (1985)
R | 111 min | Drama, Romance
A middle-aged steelworker is content with his job and his family, but feels that something is missing in his life. On his 50th birthday, he stops in at a local bar for a drink to celebrate.... See full summary »
Votes: 860 | Gross: $8.40M
30. Little Man Tate (1991)
PG | 99 min | Drama
Fred Tate is a prodigy. He's also a lonely, little boy with the emotional needs that his single mom covers. Worries about world problems gives him ulcer. He takes a quantum physics summer college class at 7.
Votes: 13,177 | Gross: $25.01M
31. Cookie's Fortune (1999)
PG-13 | 118 min | Comedy, Drama
Conflict arises in the small town of Holly Springs when an old woman's death causes a variety of reactions among family and friends.
Votes: 12,078 | Gross: $10.92M
32. Mother (II) (1996)
PG-13 | 104 min | Comedy, Drama
A neurotic, twice-divorced sci-fi writer moves back in with his mother to solve his personal problems.
Votes: 5,415 | Gross: $19.12M
33. Mother and Child (2009)
R | 125 min | Drama, Romance
A drama centered around three women: A fifty-year-old woman, the daughter she gave up for adoption thirty-five years ago, and a woman looking to adopt a child of her own.
Votes: 11,085 | Gross: $1.11M
34. The Way Way Back (2013)
PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy, Drama
Shy 14-year-old Duncan goes on summer vacation with his mother, her overbearing boyfriend, and her boyfriend's daughter. Having a rough time fitting in, Duncan finds an unexpected friend in Owen, manager of the Water Wizz water park.
Votes: 134,050 | Gross: $21.50M
35. The Savages (2007)
R | 113 min | Comedy, Drama
A sister and brother face the realities of familial responsibility as they begin to care for their ailing father.
Votes: 34,689 | Gross: $6.61M
36. Pieces of April (2003)
PG-13 | 80 min | Comedy, Drama
A wayward daughter invites her dying mother and the rest of her estranged family to her apartment for Thanksgiving dinner.
Votes: 19,444 | Gross: $2.53M
37. Warrior (2011)
PG-13 | 140 min | Drama, Sport