Top 5 Lucid Dreaming Movies!
Is Lucid Dreaming Is Becoming A New Trend?
Lucid dreaming is has gained some popularity over the time and is slowly becoming the spirit of the generation. So much that we even got some extraordinary movies taking the experience beyond our imagination.
Movies have the power to make us feel everything from story to the characters emotion and really connect with them and take us inside the dream world.
Following are a few of the best movies based on the lucidity theme.
Acclaimed filmmaker Christopher Nolan directs an international cast in this sci-fi action that travels around the globe and into the world of dreams.
Dom Cobb is the best there is at extraction: stealing valuable secrets inside the unconscious during the mind’s vulnerable dream state.
Christopher Nolan is known to be a lucid dreamer himself.
Eternal Sunshine of The Spotless Mind (2004)
In this movie of consciousness and memories, Joel Barish decides to have the memories of his ex-girlfriend erased – after he discovers she’s already had him erased from her own memory. But midway through the procedure, he changes his mind and struggles to hang on to their experiences together.
The result is a lucid-dream-like romp through the stored unconscious memories of his life. Joel fights the eraser by mixing up memories, trying to force himself awake, and leaving subtle clues for his ex to remember him by.
Waking Life (2001)
Waking Life is about a young man in a persistent lucid dream state. He observes and later joins in on philosophical discussions on the appearance of reality, free will, our relationship with others, and the meaning of life. He eventually comes to conclude that the reason he can’t wake up is that he may be dead…
The Matrix (1999)
Computer hacker Neo has lived a relatively ordinary life – in what he thinks is the year 1999 – until he is contacted by the enigmatic Morpheus who leads him into the real world.
In reality, it is 200 years later, and the world has been laid waste and taken over by advanced Artificial Intelligence machines. The computers have created a false version of 20th century life – called the Matrix – to keep the human minds satisfied and use their bodies as a power source.
The Matrix is, in essence, a shared lucid dream, guided by the Artifical Intelligence that creates the simulated reality. As Neo learns to bend these rules, he becomes increasingly lucid and aware, discovering that actually, anything is possible…
What Dreams May Come (1998)
A visually stunning metaphysical tale of life after death. Neurologist Chris and artist Annie had the perfect life until they lost their children in a car accident; they’re just starting to recover when Chris meets an untimely death himself. He’s met by a messenger named Albert and taken to his own personal afterlife – a freshly drawn world reminiscent of Annie’s own artwork, still dripping wet with paint.
List source: world-of-lucid-dreaming
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