Movies have always been a great influence in everyday life. Dealing with life on a daily basis at times you may feel like giving up. In such a case all you need is to take a break. Watching an inspirational movie can help you a great deal in analysing yourself and gain motivation.
Top 10 inspirational for College students
Here are 10 inspirational movies that are a must watch for every student.
1. Good Will Hunting
Sean: [to Will]You’ll have bad times, but it’ll always wake you up to the good stuff you weren’t paying attention to.
Matt Damon plays the titular role of “Will Hunting” in this Oscar Nominated movie. No list of inspirational movies is complete without the mention of this movie. Will Hunting is a janitor at MIT who is a gifted intellect in mathematics and chemistry. Sean McGuire played by Robin Williams is Will’s therapist who helps him find direction in his life and inspires him to reveal his concealed abilities. The movie inspires students to recognise their own capabilities and hidden talents.
2. Dead Poet’s Society
John Keating: No matter what anybody tells you, words and ideas can change the world.
Robin Willams plays the role of John Keating, an English teacher who inspires students with his unconventional teaching methods. He has a profound effect on 7 of his students. “Carpe Diem” (Seize the day) and live boldly is the advice he gives the student. The movie will inspire the students not to follow the usual trek but their hearts.
3. Nil Battey Sannata
Released in 2015, this movie is based on “doctor ka beta doctor, engineer ka beta engineer toh bai ki beti bai hi toh banegi na”. The talented Swara Bhaskar is a single mom works 4 different menial jobs to meet ends meet and educate her daughter. The movie delivers a strong message that irrespective of the social status everyone has the right to be educated and lead a better life.
4. Freedom Writers
Miep Gies: You are the heroes. You are heroes every day.
The movie is about a young teacher who inspires a class filled with at-risk students to pursue higher education. The movie is especially for those students who are facing tough times and find it difficult in studying. It will definitely make you see your teachers in a new perspective.
5. Stand and Deliver
Jaime Escalante: You only see the turn, you don’t see the road ahead
This movie is a real story of a high school math teacher Jaime Escalante. He is an optimistic teacher who empowers his drop-out prone and academically challenged students by providing unorthodox teaching methods. This is an inspirational movie for those who feel demoralized and hopeless in their studies.
6. I am Kalam
This entertaining and motivational movie is also based on the right to education of every child. The main protagonist is a young boy who aspires to be like Late APJ Abdul Kalam. He is not held by his economic situation, has a natural proclivity for academics. The movie remains rooted and does not go for an overwhelming portrayal.
7. 3 Idiots
Rancho:”Bachcha kabil bano, kabil … kamyabi toh saali jhak maarke peeche bhagegi”
For those who haven’t watched this movie need to watch it right now. This movie is a benchmark of sorts, a satire on Indian educational system, peer pressure and challenges students face in their daily course of life. The story is about 3 students who aspire different things in life, learn the truths of life on the way. This movie speaks to all college students uniquely.
8.The Social Network
9.The Great Debaters
Melvin B. Tolson: Debate is blood sport. It’s combat. But your weapons are words.
10.The Breakfast Club
Andrew-“We’re all pretty bizarre. Some of us are just better at hiding it, that’s all.”