Most Inspirational Movies

12 Years a Slave 12 Years a Slave 8.1 2h 14min
12 Years a Slave
IMDb: 8.1
2h 14min

In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty as well as unexpected kindnesses Solomon…

The Karate Kid The Karate Kid 6.2 2h 20min
The Karate Kid
IMDb: 6.2
2h 20min

12-year-old Dre Parker could have been the most popular kid in Detroit, but his mother’s latest career move has landed him in China. Dre immediately falls for his classmate Mei…

Up Up 8.3 1h 36min
Up
IMDb: 8.3
1h 36min

Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and experiencing life to its fullest. But at age 78, life seems to have passed him by, until a…

A Beautiful Mind A Beautiful Mind 8.2 2h 15min
A Beautiful Mind
IMDb: 8.2
2h 15min

At Princeton University, John Nash struggles to make a worthwhile contribution to serve as his legacy to the world of mathematics. He finally makes a revolutionary breakthrough that will eventually…

Gladiator Gladiator 8.5 2h 35min
Gladiator
IMDb: 8.5
2h 35min

In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army’s most capable and trusted generals and a…

Erin Brockovich Erin Brockovich 7.4 2h 11min
Erin Brockovich
IMDb: 7.4
2h 11min

A twice-divorced mother of three who sees an injustice, takes on the bad guy and wins — with a little help from her push-up bra. Erin goes to work for…

Good Will Hunting Good Will Hunting 8.3 2h 7min
Good Will Hunting
IMDb: 8.3
2h 7min

Will Hunting has a genius-level IQ but chooses to work as a janitor at MIT. When he solves a difficult graduate-level math problem, his talents are discovered by Professor Gerald…

Braveheart Braveheart 8.3 2h 57min
Braveheart
IMDb: 8.3
2h 57min

Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord’s soldiers. This leads the village to…

The Shawshank Redemption–į The Shawshank Redemption–į 9.3 2h 22min
The Shawshank Redemption–į
IMDb: 9.3
2h 22min

Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his…

Forrest Gump Forrest Gump 8.8 2h 22min
Forrest Gump
IMDb: 8.8
2h 22min

A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic events‚ÄĒin each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do….

Rudy Rudy 7.5 1h 54min
Rudy
IMDb: 7.5
1h 54min

Rudy grew up in a steel mill town where most people ended up working, but wanted to play football at Notre Dame instead. There were only a couple of problems….

Dead Poets Society Dead Poets Society 8.1 2h 8min
Dead Poets Society
IMDb: 8.1
2h 8min

At an elite, old-fashioned boarding school in New England, a passionate English teacher inspires his students to rebel against convention and seize the potential of every day, courting the disdain…

Field of Dreams Field of Dreams 7.5 1h 47min
Field of Dreams
IMDb: 7.5
1h 47min

Ray Kinsella is an Iowa farmer who hears a mysterious voice telling him to turn his cornfield into a baseball diamond. He does, but the voice’s directions don’t stop —…

Rain Man Rain Man 8.0 2h 14min
Rain Man
IMDb: 8
2h 14min

Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt’s father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.

Stand by Me Stand by Me 8.1 1h 29min
Stand by Me
IMDb: 8.1
1h 29min

After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find the body of a missing boy.

Gandhi Gandhi 8.0 3h 11min
Gandhi
IMDb: 8
3h 11min

In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance…

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial 7.9 1h 55min
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
IMDb: 7.9
1h 55min

After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial into his suburban California house, Elliott introduces…

Chariots of Fire Chariots of Fire 7.1 2h 3min
Chariots of Fire
IMDb: 7.1
2h 3min

In the class-obsessed and religiously divided United Kingdom of the early 1920s, two determined young runners train for the 1924 Paris Olympics. Eric Liddell, a devout Christian born to Scottish…

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One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest 8.7 2h 13min
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
IMDb: 8.7
2h 13min

While serving time for insanity at a state mental hospital, implacable rabble-rouser, Randle Patrick McMurphy, inspires his fellow patients to rebel against the authoritarian rule of head nurse, Mildred Ratched.

The Sound Of Music The Sound Of Music 8.1 2h 54min
The Sound Of Music
IMDb: 8.1
2h 54min

A tomboyish postulant at an Austrian abbey becomes a governess in the home of a widowed naval captain with seven children, and brings a new love of life and music…

To Kill a Mockingbird To Kill a Mockingbird 8.3 2h 9min
To Kill a Mockingbird
IMDb: 8.3
2h 9min

Scout Finch, 6, and her older brother Jem live in sleepy Maycomb, Alabama, spending much of their time with their friend Dill and spying on their reclusive and mysterious neighbor,…

12 Angry Men 12 Angry Men 9.0 1h 37min
12 Angry Men
IMDb: 9
1h 37min

The defense and the prosecution have rested and the jury is filing into the jury room to decide if a young Spanish-American is guilty or innocent of murdering his father….

Gone with the Wind Gone with the Wind 8.2 3h 53min
Gone with the Wind
IMDb: 8.2
3h 53min

The spoiled daughter of a well-to-do plantation owner is forced to use every means at her disposal to claw her way out of poverty, following Maj. Gen. William Sherman’s destructive…

The Wizard of Oz The Wizard of Oz 8.1 1h 42min
The Wizard of Oz
IMDb: 8.1
1h 42min

Young Dorothy finds herself in a magical world where she makes friends with a lion, a scarecrow and a tin man as they make their way along the yellow brick…