If you're new to starting a DVD collection, it's always a good idea to get a recommendation on where to begin your DVD collection. Of course, you should start your collection by buying your favourite movie as a DVD.
However, once you do that, you might be a bit lost on where to go from there. Well, to help you get started, down below are the top 6 movies to begin your DVD collection.
This list is entirely subjective, but it's a good list to start out from. All of these movies have been critically acclaimed. They're all generally thought of to be some of the best films of all time. Nonetheless, let's take a look!
- The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Who hasn’t seen The Wizard of Oz? This classic film is one of the first movies to feature colour instead of the standard black and white format of cinema. Plus, it’s a beautifully told story. It’s a must-have for every person who is starting out a DVD collection. It’s rated G, which means anyone can see it. So, buy it on DVD and get your family together to watch the classic that is The Wizard of Oz.
- Toy Story (Series)
Another family-friendly movie that is a must-have to own on DVD is Toy Story. Outside of being a groundbreaking film for animation, it’s a series. Series are always fun and great to own on DVD. Be sure to check out the Toy Story series and buy it on DVD to have as a series for yourself.
- The Godfather (Series)
Up next is The Godfather. The Godfather is deemed as one of the greatest dramas ever. Plus, it's a series! If you haven’t seen it before, the first two films are incredible, and the last one is very average. However, it's definitely worth owning all three to make your series complete.
- Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
Arguably one of the funniest movies of all time, Monty Python and the Holy Grail is a must-buy. It’s hilarious, well-made, well-written, and incredibly unique. If you haven’t seen it before, don’t waste any time on owning it for yourself. You’ll love it.
- A Trip to The Moon (1902)
If you're not a huge film buff, then you probably have never heard of A Trip to the Moon. A Trip to the Moon is one of the most influential films of all time. It’s innovative and unique style propelled films into a creative direction like none saw before. For the sake of history, it’s a great film to own.
- Star Wars (Series)
Last, but not least, the Star Wars series! Unless you’ve been avoiding the cinema your entire life, you definitely have heard of Star Wars. It's an incredible series that keeps on growing. Since it's a continually evolving series, your DVD collection can grow with it. If you haven't seen Star Wars before, what are you waiting for?
Hopefully, this list can help you get started on your DVD collection. Starting a DVD collection is an excellent hobby that you can easily fall in love with. Best of luck with your DVD collection and if you need some advice on how to organise your collection, take a look at our other blogs.