Best Classic English Movies to Watch on YouTube

Best Classic English Movies to Watch on YouTube


In these pandemic times, the mind tends to wander. To fill this void, you can watch these movies that are bound to make you feel happy and at the same time helps to explore the beauty of the cinematography.

Sit back, relax, and enjoy the following brilliant movies which are on YouTube that will undoubtedly bring a smile to your face.

1. Night of the Living Dead (1968)

Arguably one of the greatest zombies ever made, Night of the Living Dead, it ruled the horror genre in the sixties. Directed by the iconic George A Romero, the movie put the zombies’ craze in the forefront of Hollywood.

There are no famous stars in the film, however, there are plenty of flesh hungry rotten monsters which are the main heart and soul of the movie. See this masterpiece on YouTube.

2. House on the Hunted Hill(1959)

Another Horror classic, House on the Hunted Hills talks of the eccentric millionaire who invites several of his guests to his large mansion, where he began to torture them.

The movie is the work of William Castle renowned for using many publicities to promote his movie. This film was remade in 1999, which also had a sequel made entitled, Return of House on Hunted Hill in 2007.

3. Noseferatu(1922)

This is the movie that introduces a generation to the vampiric lore. The main lead actor, Max Schreck plays Dracula. His ghastly appearance combined with the thrilling shock of the drama had the audience in a state of terror.

Enjoy this movie which you can find on YouTube.This is a silent German horror film that made a significant revolution to the horror genre for years to come.

4. The Kid(1921)

Legendary English comedian, Charlie Chaplin produced, wrote, and gave screenplay for this silent comedy movie.

The film tells the story which is both funny and heart touching where Tramp played by Chaplin cares for the forsaken child. This movie will leave a lasting impression in your mind.

5. Roman Holiday (1953)

Roman Holiday is a beautiful romantic based comedy-drama. In the movie, a lovely relationship stirs up between Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck.

Shot at the lovely city of Rome, this movie will make you fall in love and at the same makes you laugh.

6. The Gold Rush (1925)

Another great movie by Charlie Chaplin, Gold Rush is considered one of the best movies of the famous comedian.

You can see the movie right now on YouTube where you can see and feel the fine combination of humor and tragedy in the film.

7. The Lady Vanishes (1938)

Directed by the legendary Alfred Hitchcock, the movie is about going to be a married woman, Iris who is trapped in the strange events surrounding an elderly old woman who suddenly vanish without a trance.

One of the finest films made by Hitchock, the success of this movie inspired to remake which was later released with the same name, The Lady Vanishes four decades later in 1979.

8. The Scarecrow (1920)

This silent comedy-drama directed by Buster Keaton, The Scarecrow has impressive special effects, nice stunts, and good comedic timing.

However, the highlights of the film revolve around three characters played by Buster Keaton himself, his father, Joe, and Joe Roberts who shared great chemistry between them.

9. Blackmail (1929)

Yet another gem of movie made by Alfred Hitchcock, Blackmail was his very first sound movie and last of his silent ones.

The main actor, Donald Calthrop’s remarkable acting of the blackmailer is great. His creepy facial expressions and total control of his body language are worth watching.

10. The Three Faces of Eve(1957)

The Three Faces of Eve tells a story about a woman named, Eve who has multiple personality disorder syndrome.

The actress, Joanne Woodward who plays Eve went on to receive the Best Actress at the Oscar for her outstanding and breathtaking performance. Check out this psychological thriller movie on YouTube.

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