We all love Leonardo Dicaprio a lot. Only now, he is not just Leonardo Dicaprio. He is the Academy Award Winner Leonardo Dicaprio. In the 88th Oscar awards, Leonardo’s performance was much appreciated with an Academy for his role in the movie The Revenant. Today we honor Leo’s success by taking a look at some of the movie played by him that are a must watch for everyone.
Must Watch Movies of Leonardo Dicaprio
1. Titanic (1997)
The movie was released in 1992 which not only captured the story of Titanic’s destruction but also portrayed a beautiful love story. Directed by James Cameron, the movie offered a lot of beauty to it with the love story. Kate Winslet acted opposite to Leo in the movie and won an Oscar for her role. Titanic also won 10 Oscars that year but Leonardo’s hand was empty throughout.
2. Gangs of New York (2002)
Based on the American gang war, Leonardo’s role was short and very impactful. The movie was directed by Martin Scorsese with whom Leo has worked a lot in his lifetime. The movie won a lot of Oscars including best picture, but couldn’t offer Leo an award for his role.
3. The Aviator (2004)
The Aviator is another movie played by Leonardo directed by Martin Scorsese. Leonardo played the role of the businessman suffering from OCD and portrayed the role of the real life events and person with great dedication.
4. Blood Diamond (2006)
The role of British diamond smuggler, Danny Archer, was much suited roe of Leonardo. He portrayed the role of a fighter, an army, who works with black people to extract diamonds. He was nominated for an Oscar for this movie as well, but couldn’t win.
5. The inception (2010)
Directed by Christopher Nolan, Leonardo played the mastermind role of a thief who extract valuable information by reaching out to people’s dreams. The movie is still considered the best Sci-Fi movie till date while Leo couldn’t still have his hand on an Oscar.
6. The Wolf Of Wall Street (2013)
Based on the true story of the wall street’s mastermind fraud, Jordan Belfort, and directed by the great Scorsese, the movie had Leonardo on the lead role and had been nominated in a lot of categories in the Oscars. However, Matthew McConaughey was able to steer clear with his role in the movie Dalla Buyer’s Club in that year and left Leonardo with just a nomination.
7. The revenant (2015)
The recently released movie directed by the Oscar award winning director Alejandro G. Innauritu, had a great impact on the Hollywood industry. Leonardo along with his friends act on the role of hunters who depend on their hunting for food and make a living through it. The movie was finally able to win an Oscar to Leonardo.
Watch in Movies
Apart from these movies, some notable mentions from Leo are The Departed, What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, This Boy’s Life, The Beach, Django Unchained.