Top Five Best Movies Based on Magic By: Guido Baechler
1: Harry Potter (Film Series) (2001-2011) It is British American feature film series that follows author J.K. Rowling novels Harry Potter. The film series is distributed by Warner Bros. and consist of eight fantasy films. All films in the series are among the top 50 highest grossing films. The total income of all eight films was $7,723,431,572 on Box Office.
2: Pirates of The Caribbean (film series) (2003-2011) It is one those film series whose glory and popularity is indescribable. It is the movie of all times. Pirates of the Caribbean is a series of fantasy adventure films produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and based on Walt Disney’s theme park ride of the same name. So far the series has bestowed 4 films that are directed by Gore Verbinski (1-3) ,Rob Marshall(4).
3: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) This fantasy film brought numerous awards to itself. Earning a total amount of $1,119,929,521 on Box office, it invested $94 million. It is 2003 epic film directed by Peter Jackson, being the third and concluding installment in The Lord of Rings film trilogy. Earlier films in this series were The fellowship of the Ring (2001) and The Two Towers (2002).
4: The Prestige (2006) This movie is one of the best movies released in 2006 to explore the world of stage magicians. It was one of the best directed films and claimed Academy Award nominations for Best Cinematography and best Art Direction in 2006. The English film received favourable reviews from film critics and was rated 8.5/10 on IMDb.
5: Enchanted (2007) This movie was the one receiving 97% votes on Rotten Tomatoes with 7.2 rating on IMDb. It is a classic animated Disney fairy tale with comedy, fantasy, adventure and musical. The movie was directed by Kevin Lima and was based on the story of a fairytale princess who had been sent to our New Modern world (New York City) by an evil queen.