Watching movies is a perfect stress buster but watching it with friends is more fun. If you are planning a sleepover and don’t know how to kill time together, put on your PJs, grab some yummy snacks and watch any of the movies listed here.
You are gonna find every type of movie here to watch with your homies, from horror flicks to modern comedy to amazing science fiction and many more. All these movies are so amazing and some movies can take you to another realm for a while.
Here is the quick list of top 20 good movies to watch with friends.
- Yes man
- An American haunting
- Escape room: tournament of champions
- Paranormal Activity
- Don’t breathe
- Nazi Overlord
- I see you
- Never let me go
- Good Boys
- No time to die
- Into the wild
- Mr bean’s holiday
Top 20 good movies to watch with friends.
- Genre: Horror/ Mystery & Thriller/ Drama
- Casting: Vincent Lindon, Agathe Rousselle.
- IMDb rating: 6.7/10
A must watch for movie lovers, especially for those who like completely and utterly bizarre movies. It is a French body horror film.
It’s about a girl named Alexia who is a dancer but everything changes in her life when one night she gets intimate with a mysterious car and gets pregnant, and Alexia starts murdering people.
Everything that happened to Alexia in the whole movie and what she did to people is so interesting to watch but creepy and disgusting body horror is there.
Deep emotional themes are explored in the movie. The relation between Vincent and Alexia adds emotional weight to the movie.
Both are broken characters who try to complete each other. The music and overall production quality are too good.
If you and your friends like to watch something unique and challenging, then this movie is for you.
2. Malignant (2021)
- Genre: Horror/Thriller/Mystery/Drama
- Casting: Annabelle Wallis, Maddie Hasson, George Young (XIII)
- IMDb rating: 6.3/10
It is an American supernatural slasher movie, released on HBO max. This movie is a story about a woman named Madison who has visions relating to the mysterious murder of strangers.
And the difficulties increase in the life of Madison when she finds out that visions are happening in reality.
This movie is all about finding the connection of Madison with such visions and why she is getting such visions.
This movie is definitely for you if you are a fan of the horror genre as it is directed by James Wan. It is a horror slasher movie in which you can continuously feel suspense, tension, and thrill while watching the movie.
Intense and brutal killing scenes are there in the movie. Music, overall performances of actors, and production quality are amazing.
3. Yes man (2008)
- Genre: Romantic comedy
- Casting: Jim Carrey; Zooey Deschanel; Bradley Cooper; John Michael Higgins; Rhys Darby.
- IMDb rating: 6.8/10
Yes, man is a 2008 romantic comedy starring Jim Carrey and Zooey Deschanel. This movie is about an ordinary guy who is afraid to take chances.
He lost his love because he never wanted any change. His friends are frustrated with him because he is always flaking out.
He is always playing it safe. Depression and despair moved into his life. His old friend introduced him to a self-help guru course and it changed his life.
The main theme of this course is to always say Yes. He learns to expand his World by using Yes. Let’s see what happens when he starts saying yes to everything.
The plot is quite interesting and amazing. Jim Carrey made the not-so-funny scenes impactful and entertaining. It is a perfect movie to lighten up the mood. Overall it is an amazing one-time watch movie.
4. An American haunting (2005)
- Genre: Horror/ Mystery/ Thriller
- Casting: Donald Sutherland; Sissy Spacekl; Rachel Hurd-Wood.
- IMDb rating: 5.1/10
It is an adaptation of the apparently true-life case of the bell witch haunting which was purportedly a true haunting that took place in the early 19th century. There is a family whose property is menaced by a variety of supernatural entities.
If you are a fan of period dramas or American history-like stuff, it is a worthwhile drama. The production values are very good.
There is a great use of cinematography, light, and music that gives a spooky atmosphere.
5. Escape room: tournament of champions (2021)
- Genre: Psychological thriller/ Adventure/ Science fiction/ Thriller
- Casting: Taylor Russell; Logan Miller; Deborah Ann Woll; Thomas Cocquerel; Holland Roden.
- IMDb rating: 5.8/10
It is an adventure horror movie. The story focuses on Zoey and Ben, who are trying to unveil the truth of the organization behind the escape room, and they again enter the escape room.
They are the only survivors of the last escape room. The most part of the movie is a series of escape rooms that we go to one after the other and watch them try to figure it out.
6. Underwater (2020)
- Genre:Horror/ Adventure/ Science fiction/ Thriller
- Casting: Kristen Stewart, Jessica Henwick, T.J. Miller
- IMDb rating: 5.9/10
This horror thriller movie is a must-watch movie. The focus of the story is as per the title that is underwater. It is about researching drilling stations.
The crew members felt some jerks at the station. The crew members at first thought it was just an earthquake but later they get to know it’s not an earthquake it’s something else as if other creatures were underwater.
Are such creatures really there and what happened with crew members, to get to know you need to watch this amazing movie?
7. Interstellar (2014)
- Genre: Adventure/ Science fiction/ Drama/ Mystery
- Casting: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain
- IMDb rating: 8.6/10
The story is about Earth in 2067, where the Earth is deteriorating gradually and is becoming unfit for human survival and their next generation will be the last.
To save the human race, scientists have two options, first to build a huge structure to inhabit a large population, to survive without Earth in space which will have all the requirements to sustain life like oxygen, water, plants, etc.
And the second is to send astronauts to space to find a planet like the earth that can sustain human life. Now scientists choose which option and which option will work.
In this movie, you can watch many crazy and astonishing things can be seen like wormholes, black holes, time dilation, space dilation
8. Paranormal Activity (2007)
It is an American supernatural film. The story is about an ordinary couple living happily in a new house, but soon they start feeling some supernatural activities in the house.
9. Don’t breathe (2016)
- Genre: Horror/ Thriller
- Casting: Daniel Zovatto, Jane Levy, Dylan Minnette, Stephen Lang
- IMDb rating: 7.1/10
The story is about three friends, who do petty thefts, and one day they got stuck in the house of a blind man, but the thrill begins when they find out that the blind man is not as frail as he seems to be. The character of Stephen Lang is full of thrill.
10. Nazi Overlord (2018)
- Genre: Action/ Adventure/ Horror
- Casting: Dominique Swain, Tom Sizemore, Anthony Jensen
- IMDb rating: 2.2/10
This movie focuses on a group of American soldiers who are sent behind enemy lines in Romania to rescue a British scientist and bring her back. Once they get behind enemy lines, they realize things are not as they are seen. It’s about experimenting on people.
11. Coraline (2009)
It is a dark fantasy. It is the first stop motion film to be shot in digital 3D. Coraline Jones always dreamed of finding a better world but she discovered in her own home a secret door.
12. I see you (2019)
It is about a detective who is looking for missing children. The detective and his family have some strange occurrences at their house.
13. Everest (2015)
- Genre: Adventure/ Thriller/ Action/ Drama
- Casting: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jason Clarke, Keira Knightley
- IMDb rating: 7./10
It is a story about an expedition in the 90s. The story is about two groups who try to climb up Mount Everest and the hardships and challenges faced by them. This movie makes you feel like you are with this crew as they make their ascent up Mount Everest.
14. Never let me go (2010)
- Genre: Romance/ Science fiction
- Casting: Andrew Garfield, Keira Knightley, Charlotte Rampling
- IMDb rating: 7.1/10
This movie is based on the novel Never let me go by Kazuo Ishiguro. The movie is about three lids who didn’t know who their parents were, they did not have a regular life.
There is a love story about these three kids Kathy, ruth, and Tommy and they all loved each other at different times in different ways.
15. Good Boys (2019)
It is an adventure comedy movie about the story of three kids from Grade VIth, who are still the kids but they want to show up themselves as grown-ups.
They watch porn videos, play with sex toys. Although they don’t know what these things are still done to show themselves as mature ones.
Meanwhile, they get an invitation to a kissing party and they want to go there because one of the kids wants to kiss his girlfriend but he does not know how to kiss.While doing different ways to learn how to kiss they end up creating a mess around them like dealing with drugs, etc.
16. No time to die (2021)
It is the final Daniel Craig’s James Bond movie.
17. Into the wild (2007)
- Genre: Adventure/ drama.
- Casting: Steve Pemberton, Vince Vaughn, Catherine Keener
- IMDb rating: 8.1/10
This movie is a story about a young boy Christopher McCandless, who recently got graduated but is not satisfied with his life. He sees life differently. He thinks everyone is bound by the bondage of society.
But he does not want to live a life like this, so he gives up his degree, friends, family and in the search for life, he left for a wonderful adventure with no destination as there is no destination of life.
This movie is all about his adventure and the people and hardships he faces amid this. If you are a traveler and see life differently then this is a must-watch movie for you.
18. Mr bean’s holiday (2007)
- Genre: Comedy/ Adventure/ Road.
- Casting: Rowan Atkinson, Willem Dafoe, Steve Pemberton.
- IMDb rating: 6.4/10
This movie’s plot is during a rainy day in London. Mr. Bean drives to a Church where he wins a prize in a raffle and he gets a free Sony Handycam.
Following a misunderstanding involving a taxi in Paris, he is afraid to make his way. Unfortunately, a vending machine prevents him from boarding and he misses his train while waiting for the next one.
It’s a funny movie. If you want a laugh this is a good option.
19. Green room (2015)
- Genre: Horror/ Thriller
- Casting: Anton Yelchin, Imogen Poots, Alia Shawkat.
- IMDb rating: 7/10
It is a horror-thriller Hollywood movie. The story starts with a band group who got stuck at a place they were performing at and the owner of that place captured them as they saw something happen which was not to be.
This movie is all about if they will be able to get themselves free from that place or not.
The direction and screenplay are amazing. Some scenes are much violent.
20. Venom (2018)
- Genre:Action/ Adventure/ Science fiction/ Thriller
- Casting: Tom Hardy · Michelle Williams · Riz Ahmed · Scott Haze · Reid Scott · Jenny Slate · Melora Walters · Woody Harrelson.
- IMDb rating: 6.7/10
Venom is a symbiont and when it finds a host, the host also gets the superpowers. Tom Hardy became the host for Venom. It is a loud and good time pass movie.