Movies are one of the popular means of passing time. It is a huge industry that thrives on our interests and demands. Although our taste upon movies may differ but regardless they are fun, educational and most importantly entertaining. So, I present to you some of the most popular Hollywood movies of all time.

1. The Black Swan

Natalie Portman won the Academy Awards best actress for playing the the role of Nina. This movie for all those psychological thriller lovers out there. In the movie Portman's character suffers from serious hallucinations and dissociative identity disorder and on top that she was someone who had mommy issues. It leads up to a series of events that leaves the audience baffled.

2. Despicable Me

I'm sure there was a time when all of us were obsessed with 'minions'. Some of us are still are. This light hearted adventure comedy is perfect for you if you are having a moody day and need to cheer up. Gru, the protagonist of this story along with Dr Nefario and his adorable little minions plan the biggest heist in history where he intends to steal the moon. Upon which he adopts three orphan girls as a pawns for his agenda, who later become his darling daughters.

3. The Hangover series

This movie is a good example of how good things can go haywire in a span of second. It is a three series movie, the first installment released in 2009, the second in 2011 and the third in 2013. It showcases the misadventures of four lifelong friends who set out on a series of adventure. I'm sure you'll get a good laugh off of them especially from the role played by Zach Galifianakis.

4. Prometheus

Scientists from earth venture out in the darkest parts of the universe to find the origins of mankind. Just so it happens that everything has a cost and in this case all of them paid it with their lives. This science fiction movie features popular actress Charlize Theron as one of the members of the scientific squad.

5. World War Z

This is a perfect movie for those out there planning for azombie apocalypse. Brad Pitt is the protagonist out there who goes on through heaven and hell to protect his family from the zombie virus that turns people in zombie upon being bitten.

6. Now You See Me ( I & II)

Dave Franco fans out there, this movie is made just for you. He plays one of the four horsemen along with Isla Fisher, Woody Harrelson and Jesse Eisenberg. The become a part of 'the eye' and overnight they go on to become world famous illusionist from street magicians.

7. The Devil Wears Prada

This movie is the adaptation of the famous novel "The Devil Wears Prada" by Lauren Weisberger, who previously worked with Anna Wintour (chief editor of Vogue magazine) and there has been many speculations that this book is based upon Weisberger's experience on working with Wintour. Although neither of them have confirmed any of these speculations.