What To Watch: Cannes Icons

With Cannes kicking off earlier this week, we're looking at some of the most iconic films to win big at the prestigious film festival.


 


Pulp Fiction (Miramax Fims)

Pulp Fiction

In the seedy underworld of Los Angeles, a series of events intertwines the lives of two mobsters, a boxer, a gangster's wife and two wannabe criminals. This story unfurls through three stories that trip back and forth in time.


Available on Amazon Prime Video.



Parasite (CJ Entertainment)

Parasite

All out of work and luck, Ki-taek’s family takes an intense interest in the wealthy and glamorous Park family due to their glamorous and easy lifestyle. When they quickly replace the home's staff, they become entangled in an unexpected incident.


Available on Amazon Prime Video.



Taxi Driver (Columbia Pictures)

Taxi Driver

Travis, a mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City. The sleaze of the city feeds his urge for violent action. To cure the city of corruption, he attempts to save a child prostitute from her pimp.


Available on Netflix.




Apocalypse Now (United Artists)

Apocalypse Now

In the middle of the Vietnam war, Captain Willard is sent to Cambodia on a dangerous mission that officially 'does not exist'. His goal is to assassinate a renegade mysterious colonel who has won the trust of a local tribe and leads his men into illegal guerilla missions.


Available to rent on Amazon Prime Video.


 

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