If you are feeling unmotivated or uninspired and you don’t know where you’re exactly heading, you’re not alone. We all go through that phase of life where we seem to lose the passion we had before for our work or anything else. Just a few motivational movie or songs might not change your life but it can lift you or motivate and inspire you to find your passion. We’ve rounded up 10 Inspirational Movies To Watch that can help you to find your inspiration. There are plenty of great inspirational movies out there, so before starting the list, here are some honourable mentions- One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Hotel Rwanda, Taare Zameen Par, Good Will Hunting, Dead Poets Society, Life is Beautiful, Braveheart, October Sky, 3 Idiots and Freedom Writers. Continue reading to know 10 Inspirational Movies To Watch–
1. The Pursuit of Happyness:
Starring Will Smith and his son Jaden Smith, the 2006 movie The Pursuit of Happyness is one of the best and among the most inspirational movies. Based on the life of Chris Gardner, this movie is about his struggles before he became an entrepreneur. He was financially broke, homeless, his wife leaves at that time and he gets the custody of his son. The movie tells you how hard life can be but it depends on you how positively you can take it. If you work hard enough you will reach your goals.
2. Into the Wild:
This beautiful movie about a young guy named Christopher McCandless who decides to abandon all his possessions to go explore whats he really passionate about. Christopher McCandless goes on a journey across America which changes him as a person. We all sometimes think about leaving it all behind and go on a break free journey with someone we love or solo. That’s what Christopher McCandless does. We often chose to do what our society says over what we really want.
3. Forrest Gump:
One of the greatest movies ever made, Forrest Gump is about a man with a low IQ and a heart of gold. He has a different perspective on life than others. Though he has to face so many challenges he still stays positive. And because of this attitude, he achieves so many great things in life that no one expected. This movie shows how we can be too hard on our selves and the others around us. We need to stay kind not only towards the people we care about but also our selves. And we can achieve great things with determination.
4. Schindler’s List:
Schindler’s List is one of the most iconic movies ever made. The 1993 movie based on the life of Oskar Schindler is heart clenching and inspiring. Oskar Schindler was a German industrialist who saved the lives of 1500 Jewish people from Nazi concentration camps. He sacrificed all of his wealth but still died rich. The movie teaches us about how compassion and a little contribution can bring so much happiness.
5. The Blind Side:
One of the most inspiring and heartwarming movies of all time. This feel-good movie is about a boy who has learning difficulties and how he overcomes it with the help of the family who adopts him. The movie shows how compassion, kindness and opportunities can help someone restore their faith in life and humanity.
6. It’s A Wonderful Life:
This 1946 is among the best movies ever made. It’s A Wonderful Life is one of the uplifting and heartwarming movies. The Christmas fantasy drama about George Bailey who is on his way to end it all. But he stops when he realizes how beautiful the gift of life really is. This movie will encourage you to become more responsible. Not only for yourself but also the things you do for the people around you.
7. The Intouchables:
The Intouchables is all about friendship and how an unexpected relationship can change our lives. This movie is about an unusual friendship which forms between an ex-convict and a disabled French nobleman. Both of these men’s life changes for the better. The Intouchables sends of hope and friendship.
The 2014 movie about Andrew enrolls in a music school to become a drummer and Terence Fletcher, his mentor who will push him to break his boundaries. We all have dreams and goals in life but an only hand full of us reacts on it. Most of us don’t want to get out of our comfort zone so our dreams remain unachieved. When you really want to achieve something focus and determination is key.
9. The Shawshank Redemption:
The Shawshank Redemption shows how life can be so unfair sometimes but we still need to stay hopeful and try our best to turn it around. The Shawshank Redemption is about a successful banker who is arrested for the murders of his wife and her lover. Andy Dufresne gets life imprisonment but still, he remained hopeful and sought every opportunity he got.
One of the best movies of all time, Rocky is about Rocky Balboa who is a part-time boxer. Rocky gets a once-in-a-lifetime to fight heavyweight champion Apollo Creed and without thinking about the risks, he takes it. This will help Rocky to transform his life for better, away from the struggle, pain, and humiliation. This movie shows how important it is to have a dream or a goal. And how need to stay positive and work hard and take risks to reach your goal.