Thursday Movie Picks: Environmental Wrongs/ Disasters

Hey, guys!
Welcome to another entry for Thursday Movie Picks.
It’s a series hosted by Wandering Through the Shelves, so if you want to join the party, head over to her blog! It’s pretty easy: check out each week’s topic and come up with 3 to 5 movies that fit the theme.
This week, we’re going to talk about some environmental wrongs and disasters. Specifically, manmade ones!

#1 Deepwater Horizon

Deepwater Horizon is based on the explosion and oil spill that happened in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010.

#2 Erin Brokovich

Next up, Erin Brokovich. This was actually the first film I thought of when reading the topic. It is also based on a true story, where Brokovich was fighting against the Pacific Gas and Electric Corporation who were responsible for contaminating ground water.

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Top 5 Julia Roberts Movies

Hello my lovely readers!
With today’s post I want to honor one of my favourite actresses running around in Hollywood. Julia Roberts has a career filled with amazing films, but let’s take a look at my Top 5!

 

5. Erin Brokovich:
This adaptation of a true story is probably one of Julia Roberts’ best known works. She won an Academy Awards (and a bunch of other prices) for her portrayal of a woman who stands up for other people’s rights and believe me, she deserved it. Erin Brokovich is definitely one of her most charming roles!

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