ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Top 3 classic films to watch this coming fall 2015

Updated on August 19, 2015

Fall Time Classics

With Fall just around the corner and the temperatures looking to slowly drop meaning more time indoors with a bowl of popcorn and movies. Classic films are the way to start your fall season off right and knowing the right ones to watch will make the cool, crisp season that much better. Let’s take a look at the five classic films that will make you laugh, cry and jump.

Source

Grumpier Old Men/(1995)- A classic from the 90’s directed by Howard Deutch and set in the small town of Wabasha, Minnesota with returning main actors Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon as their characters Max and John. This sequel is set during the fall time unlike its preceding version that was set in the heart of winter. Max is still married to his new wife Ariel (Ann-Margret) while still bickering away each day with his old best friend and next door neighbor John. Both Max and Johns kids get engaged to one another, but soon run into trouble that initially comes from the doings of Max and John. A hot new lady is in town named Maria (Sophia Loren) that decides to open up a new restaurant in town, the only thing is it is old Chuck’s fishing store. Ups and downs go round and round with laughter around every corner. This is a delight to start your fall season off in the right direction.


Source

The Wolf Man/(1941)- Extending things quite a bit further back in time while straying from the comedy scene and into the horror genre. This old classic is sure to get you going near Halloween time and possibly keep you awake as the fear of the wolf man dawns upon your mind. Directed by George Waggner and starring classic sensations such as Lon Chaney Jr., Evelyn Ankers and a glimmer of horror classic sensation Bela Lugosi is a tale about a man by the name Larry Talbot (Lon Chaney Jr.) who returns to his home in Wales in hopes to reconcile with his father (Claude Rains). In due process he meets an attractive shoekeeper Gwen (Evelyn Ankers) where the two begin a rollercoaster ride of romance throughout the film. Problems arise for Larry when he decides to walk Gwen and her friend home through the woods at night where he encounters gypsy’s. He kills a werewolf during the encounter in which he is bitten and in the action kills the werewolf with a silver headed cane he had bought from Gwen earlier that day. The story takes a dramatic turn at this point when the werewolf then transforms back into the old gypsy and Larry begins the ride of his life when he finds out it was not all a dream. This film is definitely a must watch during Halloween and is number two in the pick for fall favorites.


Source

Planes, Trains and Automobiles/(1987)- Going back up the timeline to the 80’s and transferring over to the drama/comedy scene again, this film is a Thanksgiving classic and a great way to end the fall season. Non stop laughter with a control freak Neal Page (Steve Martin) and his counterpart and shower curtain ring salesman Del Griffith (John Candy) meet each other in a crowded and backed up airport as Neal struggles to make it back home to his wife (Laila Robbins) and his kids for Thanksgiving. After being seated next to Del on the plane, Neal flight journey is filled with an large loud mouth with dirty socks slinging in the air. The flight is soon diverted and brought down in Wichita, Kansas where Neal at least hopes his troubles with Del were done, but they were far from over. Both of them bicker back and forth throughout the movie while going from a plane, to a train, bus and a run down rental car in the adventure of a lifetime. Talk about a way to end your fall season in the right direction with laughter heading towards the winter time holidays.


These three classic picks are sure to give you what you need throughout the fall season. From laughter, fear and a few tears, there is something for everyone and everything for one. So grab a bowl of popcorn, sit back, relax and watch your fall time turn into an unforgettable classic.

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)