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The most colorful movies you'll ever see! ("Colorful" as in 'vivid and striking' and not 'colorful' as in 'richly eventful'....just so we're clear!)
Avatar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Colorful Movies Ever Made
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Avatar is a 2009 American epic science fiction film written and directed by James Cameron, and starring Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Stephen Lang, Michelle Rodriguez, Joel David Moore, Giovanni Ribisi and Sigourney Weaver. The film is set in the mid-22nd century, when humans are mining a precious mineral called unobtanium on Pandora, a lush moon of a gas giant in the Alpha Centauri star system. The expansion of the mining colony threatens the continued existence of a local tribe of Na'vi—a humanoid species indigenous to Pandora. The movie title refers to the genetically engineered Na'vi-human hybrid bodies used by a team of researchers to interact with the natives of Pandora. Development on ...more on Wikipedia

Initial Release: 2009

Actors: Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez, Sam Worthington, Giovanni Ribisi, + more

Directed by: James Cameron

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#98 on The Greatest Classic Sci-Fi Movies

#38 on The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made

#78 on The Best Movies of All Time

#42 on The Best CGI Animated Films Ever Made

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Charlie and the Chocolate Fact... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Colorful Movies Ever Made
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is a 2005 musical adventure film directed by Tim Burton. It is the second film adaptation of the 1964 British book of the same name by Roald Dahl and stars Johnny Depp as Willy Wonka and Freddie Highmore as Charlie Bucket. The storyline concerns Charlie, who takes a tour he has won, led by Wonka, through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world. Development for another adaptation of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, filmed previously as Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, began in 1991, 20 years after the first film version, which resulted in Warner Brothers providing the Dahl Estate with total artistic control. Prior to Burton's involvement, ...more on Wikipedia

Initial Release: 2005

Actors: Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee, AnnaSophia Robb, Freddie Highmore, + more

Directed by: Tim Burton

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#21 on The Greatest Supernatural & Paranormal Teen Films

#27 on The Best Movies for Kids

#27 on The Best Movies to Watch on Mushrooms

#10 on The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant

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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Colorful Movies Ever Made
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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World is a 2010 comedy film co-written, produced and directed by Edgar Wright, based on the graphic novel series Scott Pilgrim by Bryan Lee O'Malley. It stars Michael Cera as musician Scott Pilgrim, who must battle his girlfriend Ramona's seven evil exes, who are coming to take him out. Scott Pilgrim vs. the World was planned as a film after the first volume of the comic was released. Wright became attached to the project and filming began in March 2009 in Toronto. Scott Pilgrim vs. the World premiered after a panel discussion at the San Diego Comic-Con International on July 22, 2010. ...more on Wikipedia

Initial Release: 2010

Actors: Anna Kendrick, Chris Evans, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Aubrey Plaza, Michael Cera, + more

Directed by: Edgar Wright

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#46 on The Greatest Comic Book Movies of All Time

#55 on Movies with the Best Soundtracks

#12 on The Best Movies to Watch on Mushrooms

#8 on The Best Movies for Drinking Games

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What Dreams May Come is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Colorful Movies Ever Made
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What Dreams May Come is a 1998 American fantasy drama film, starring Robin Williams, Cuba Gooding Jr., Annabella Sciorra and Max von Sydow. The film is based on the 1978 novel of the same name by Richard Matheson, and was directed by Vincent Ward. It won the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects and the Art Directors Guild Award for Excellence in Production Design. It was also nominated for the Academy Award for Best Art Direction. The title is from a line in Hamlet '​s "To be, or not to be" soliloquy. ...more on Wikipedia

Initial Release: 1998

Actors: Robin Williams, Cuba Gooding Jr., Max von Sydow, Annabella Sciorra, Werner Herzog, + more

Directed by: Vincent Ward

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#20 on The Best Movies of 1998

#54 on The Top Tearjerker Movies That Make Men Cry

#22 on The Best Movies About Depression

#6 on Great Movies About the Death of a Spouse

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