All of us, at some point in time, have read a Self-Help book to make some changes in our life, or to overcome the aspects that we’re struggling with. But how many of you have watched a movie that affected your life in a good way. If you have watched this type of movie then it’s amazing, but you haven’t. We have come up with some remarkable movies.
1) Yes Man
Yes man was released in 2008, this movie is quite fascinating, the movie has illustrated some incredibly important life lessons in a humorous way. The story is about a man named Carl, who is lonely and struggling with low self-esteem, he joins a self-help program and decides to say Yes for a year.
Release date: 19 December 2008
Director: Peyton Reed
Starring Jim Carrey Zooey Deschanel Bradley Cooper John Michael Higgin Terence Stamp
2) The Pursuit of Happyness
This movie is something you should watch right now, the story is based on the true story of Chris Gardner, a single father who just got custody of his son and how he begins his professional life-changing career.
Initial release: November 2006
Director: Gabriele Muccino
Cast: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandiwe Newton, Dan Castellaneta, James Karen, Kurt Fuller, Brian Howe,
We learn our biggest lesson, in the toughest time of life. 50/50 proves this sentence. A story of Adam, a 27-year-old journalist, whose life takes a huge turn when he got diagnosed with Spinal Cancer. He learns some important life lessons while fighting the disease.
Initial release: 30 September 2011
Director: Jonathan Levine
Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt Seth Rogen Anna Kendrick Bryce Dallas Howard Anjelica Huston
4) The secret life of Walter Mitty
The cinematography of the movie is the main reason you’ll enjoy the movie. The story is funny yet tragic in a way, A man surviving a dull life, dreams and creates a scenario in his mind, to escape reality. But when he was about to lose his job, he set out to live the mind scenario in real life.
Release date: 3 January 2014
Director: Ben Stiller
Starring Ben Stiller Kristen Wiig Shirley MacLaine Adam Scott Kathryn Hahn Sean Penn
5) The Bucket List
I would suggest you watch this movie, right now, you’ll feel the drastic change in your life after watching the movie. The Bucket list is a story of 2 ill men, who realised that they have only 6 months to live. They make a list of things they want to do before they die. They want to live their life to the fullest in these months.
Initial release: 15 December 2007
Director: Rob Reiner
Starring Jack Nicholson Morgan Freeman Sean Hayes Rob Morrow
6) Eternal Sunshine of Spotless Mind
Eternal Sunshine of Spotless Mind is a hilarious movie with an extremely valuable relationship lesson. When the relationship turns into a bad idea, the couple decides to take medical help and remove the memory of each other.
Initial release: 19 March 2004
Director: Michel Gondry
Starring Jim Carrey Kate Winslet Kirsten Dunst Mark Ruffalo Elijah Wood Tom Wilkinson
This is the list of some life-changing movies you should watch at least once.