They serve as guardians. They’re the best. They can assist you, too. Occasionally, they stray into the dark side and bring turmoil to the world. Angels have appeared in a variety of roles in Hollywood films throughout the years. Angels and devils frequently appear in films about death and the afterlife. Hollywood movies would suffer if this character were not present. The following list of Hollywood movies depicts angels and demons in a variety of ways, so have a look and see what you think.
1. The Devil’s Advocate (1997)
Throughout his career, Kevin Lomax never lost a trial. The term “Devil’s Advocate,” which translates to “demonic advocate,” refers to a defense attorney who works tirelessly to clear their client’s name. But Kevin had no idea that the devil was actually working in his favor. It gives Kevin the confidence to take on any challenge and win any court case. Now that he knows, Kevin must respond to the devil’s heart’s goodness. There is a slew of adult-oriented attractions.
2. Constantine (2005)
Increasingly, it is difficult to tell where the Earth ends and Hell begins. The demons claim that they have found a route into the human world. While John Constantine was a master of the dark arts, he struggled with his religion. The demons are seeking to infiltrate human society, as John discovers when investigating a girl’s suicide. John is now called upon to lead the charge to save the world.
3. Ghost Rider (2007)
In order to save Johnny Blaze’s father from terminal cancer, he struck a deal with a demon named Mephistopheles. The devil lied to Johnny, and his father was killed in a motorbike accident after Johnny traded his soul for his father’s healing. His father’s business and Roxanne were the last things he wanted to leave behind when he chose to leave town. Johnny Blaze is now a well-known and respected motorcyclist.
Mephistopheles then approached him and invited him to join him as a “Ghost Rider” in order to combat Blackheart, the malevolent demon son of Mephistopheles, who wished to transform Earth into a hellhole.
4. Dogma (1999)
An abortion clinic employee is tasked with protecting the entire human race from two angels who were exiled from Heaven. Jay and Silent Bob, two prophets, helped him along the road. Using Rufus, the 13th Apostle, they must halt those angels who wish to damage the cosmos and return to Heaven.
When Kevin Smith’s DOGMA film was released, there were a variety of reactions. Some individuals love this film, while others hate it. Bartleby and Loki, two fictional angels who appear in the story, are to blame for all of this. Ben Affleck and Matt Damon star in both films. The story of Sodom and Gomorrah is casually discussed by both angels.
5. Meet Joe Black (1998)
Bill Parrish, a 65-year-old multi-millionaire, is the subject of this article. In the near future, he will die and encounter Joe Black, the angel of death. Bill agrees to a bargain with Joe in order to increase his life span. When Joe consented to the deal, he requested that Bill take Joe out into the world and teach him about life. When Joe fell in love with Bill’s gorgeous daughter Susan, everything ran nicely. To win the girl’s affections, Joe eventually decides to alter his bargain with Bill in order to sway her.
6. Drag Me to Hell (2009)
She is a bank employee, by the way. When it comes to getting a promotion, she’s afraid she’ll have to compete with her coworkers. Christine decides to turn down an old lady’s money loan, which is called Ganush, out of fear of losing. Due to Christine’s activities, Ganush’s house was taken and she now has no place to stay. Christine was taken to hell for a few days as a result of an elderly lady’s curse.
With the help of a shaman, Christine must now try and exorcise the curse from her body. This is a film about hell, therefore it’s only natural that there will be some gruesome and repulsive scenes.
7. The Ninth Gate (1999)
Tells the story of Dean Corso, a rare book dealer (Johnny Depp). A mystical intrigue intertwined itself with his search for the remaining two copies of a demon book. A unique book called The Nine Dark Lord’s Gates, which Dean claims was penned with the help of Lucifer in 1666, has been discovered by Dean in the area where he lives.
8. Devil (2010)
Several people are locked in an elevator with a strange figure who is actually a demon amongst them. The mysterious people who committed suicide in the building triggered a series of strange happenings. The case was assigned to a detective who was suffering the loss of members of his family.
9. City of Angels (1998)
Angel Seth is tasked with transporting the deceased to the afterlife. Maggie was the last person Seth expected to fall in love with. A bright young doctor, Maggie gives her all to the people she serves. While deciding whether or not to go for Maggie, Seth must also determine whether or not he wants to remain an angel or become human.
10. End of Days (1999)
People in New York City were getting ready to ring in the new year on December 28, 1999. Satan, on the other hand, is on his way to town and has big plans for havoc. Christine York, a 20-year-old woman, is Christine York’s target. Jericho Cane, a former police officer who no longer had faith in God after his wife and daughter were murdered, was the only one who could save the world if Christine gave birth at 11:00 on New Year’s Eve.
11. Legion (2010)
God has lost faith in humanity. ‘ He made the decision to deploy an army of angels to bring news of the end of the world to the people of Earth. But there is one angel among the angels who still has faith in humanity. For the sake of humanity, Michael chose to descend to Earth and save a child who would be the only hope. There was a great deluge last time God lost faith in mankind. What’s going to happen this time?
12. Fallen (1998)
John Hobbes was sure that Edgar Reese’s execution would put an end to all of society’s problems. Nevertheless, when a string of killings begins to recur, it is strikingly similar to the crimes committed by Reese. It has been suggested that Azazel, a demon who has fallen from grace, is behind this. It was difficult to track Azazel down because he could alter his appearance and form at anytime. Azazel was cursed and sent to Earth without a form.
After killing a man who is actually Azazel, Hobbes must clear his record while safeguarding his family and others against both the public and the devil.
13. Stigmata (1999)
Stigmata are physical reminders of Jesus’ crucifixion wounds, such as the nail pits on his hands and feet, the bloodied crown of thorns on his head, the whiplash-induced injuries all over his body, and other physical reminders of the crucifixion wounds on his body.
As a young American woman began to show evidence of stigmata, the wounds of Christ in this film.
Because of the increasing number of stigmata plaguing her, the Vatican’s pastor made the decision to see her. It left the pastor in disbelief and he wondered what Christianity had been trying to achieve for the past century.
14. Michael (1996)
An elderly woman who claimed to have an angel named Michael lived in the Iowa countryside with two journalists, Frank Quinlan and Kwik Driscoll, and Dorothy Winters. After the arrival of the three men, it was confirmed that Michael was the culprit. However, the angels they envision are quite different from what they had in mind. Micheal enjoys smokin’, drinking, and making harsh remarks.
Nobody would believe he was an angel if he didn’t have two wings strapped to his back. Finally, Michael consented to accompany them to Chicago. They will forever be changed by the journey they take.
15. The Prophecy (1995)
Were it not for the intervention of the angel Gabriel, the conflict in Heaven might never have been resolved. Gabriel would kill anyone who stood in his way, even if it meant resurrecting his undead army. Thomas Dagget, a former pastor, is now a police officer. He was sucked into this awful conflict, and the only people who could end it were him and a small child.
16. Gabriel (2007)
The fate of mankind is decided somewhere in the liminal space between the two worlds. To save all of humanity’s souls, the GABRIEL video depicts an angel’s heroic quest to restore light to purgatory – a place where darkness reigns.
17. I, Frankenstein (2014)
Gargoyles and demons waged an unending war after Dr. Victor Frankenstein’s corpse was buried, trapping his living dead creations. Adam was his given name. Satan is still on the prowl for Adam because he wants to take up residence in his body. Only those without a soul, such as Adam, are vulnerable to the devil’s influence. Adam reappeared after a century of hiding. The devils are working on a living body that resembles Adam’s in some way. And if that occurs, an army of immortal demons will be born. Only Adam has the power to put a stop to it.
18. The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013)
When Clary Fray, a normal teenager, discovers he is descended from Shadowhunter, a legendary half-angel warrior, he is ecstatic. It is a war to save the world from the demon that Clary finds herself in. The Shadow Hunters, who took Clary in when her mother vanished, introduced her to a terrifying alternate reality in New York called the Shadow World, populated by demonic beings such as vampires, werewolves and witches.
19. Heart and Souls (1993)
Four characters are the focus of the film. A bus accident claimed the lives of the four passengers. Consequently, Robert Downey Jr.’s character became a guardian angel for the four guys. Among the four angels are a former criminal, a single mother of one, and an ex-girlfriend in difficulties. Downey’s life has become more and more chaotic as a result of the four angels.
20. Angels in the Outfield (1994)
It’s the job of the angel named Al to bring the childhood dream to fruition. Disney movies are known for their joyful endings, and this one is no exception. When it comes to portraying Al, no one does it better than Christopher Lloyd. Interested in seeing his first appearance? He appeared as if he had just popped open a can of Coke. He’s a joy to be around, and he’s especially popular with children.
21. Heaven Can Wait (1978)
You can’t be an angel if you make love like Warren Beatty all the time. Buck Henry and James Mason were ultimately chosen by HEAVEN CAN WAIT to be his angels. Angels in two distinct guises. A novice angel (Henry) was created, while an upper-level angel (Adam) was created (Mason). However, these two angels have one thing in common: they both like joking around and making everyone around them happy.