It is quite natural that we as human beings need inspiration in every aspect of life. Motivation and enthusiasm are the two important things needed to be successful in life. Won’t it be wonderful if we can pull inspiration from one of the things that most of us love doing? Here are five of the best movies that might be great for your career:
1. The Pursuit of Happyness
Will Smith stars in this moving tale inspired by the true story of Chris Gardner, a San Francisco salesman struggling to build a future for himself and his 5-year-old son Christopher (Jaden Smith). Chris’ determination finally pays off when he lands an unpaid internship in a brutally competitive stockbroker-training program, where only one in twenty interns will make the cut. But without a salary, Chris, and his son are evicted from their apartment and are forced to sleep on the streets, in homeless shelters and even behind the locked doors of a metro station bathroom. With self-confidence and the love and trust of his son, Chris Gardner rises above his obstacles to become a Wall Street legend.
2. The Devil Wears Prada
IMDB description: A smart but sensible new graduate lands a job as an assistant to Miranda Priestly, the demanding editor-in-chief of a high fashion magazine.
3. 3 Idiots
IMDB description: Two friends are searching for their long lost companion. They revisit their college days and recall the memories of their friend who inspired them to think differently, even as the rest of the world called them “idiots”.
4. Erin Brockovich
IMDB description: An unemployed single mother becomes a legal assistant and almost single-handedly brings down a California power company accused of polluting a city’s water supply.
5. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
IMDB description: When his job along with that of his co-worker is threatened, Walter takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined.
6. Working Girl
IMDB description: When a secretary’s idea is stolen by her boss, she seizes an opportunity to steal it back by pretending she has her boss’s job.
7. Baby Boom
IMDB description: The life of super-yuppie J.C. is thrown into turmoil when she inherits a baby from a distant relative.
IMDB description: True story of the undersized Depression-era racehorse whose victories lifted not only the spirits of the team behind it but also those of their nation.
Let us know in the comment section any movie that motivated or inspired you!