Everyone of us has a list of movies that have great impact in life: movies that inspire us when we’re lost in life; movies that cheer us up when we feel hopeless; and movies that bring us laughter when we want a break from the hectic life.
Here’s a list of great movies to watch that’s handpicked by Lifehack’s editors, from original movies to adaptations, from romance to fantasy, comedy and documentary. You will surely find some that fit what you need.
Motivational Movies That Lift You Up
Life-changing movies like Spirited Away and Life of Pi can perhaps help you discover the deeper meaning of life.
‘If you want something, go get it.’ This is what we learn from the movie, The Pursuit of Happyness. Great movies like this can always teach us valuable life lessons.
When you’re in your late 20s and early 30s, do you feel like trapping in your job or relationship? Movies like Silver Linings Playbook and About Time are best for your quarter-life motivations.
Turning 40 doesn’t mean getting old but being a little wiser and a little more mature. With this list, by the time you’re 40 you can say you know a little something about going through different life stages.
Things don’t always happen as you wish and we all know that. But when the moment comes, all you need is the cure to help you cry it out, laugh out loud to start feeling better.
There are films that make you cry (when you need a good cry), and help you vent your frustrations and enliven you.
Inspirational Movies That Lead You To Success
If you want to be like Bill Gates and create your own success in career, you should not miss these inspiring movies.
Sometimes a movie could be our motivational bridge to the success we truly desire. After watching these movies, you will come to know what kind of success you’re looking for.
If you are preparing yourself to become an entrepreneur, you must watch these movies which get you the inspirations you need.
Joyful Movies To Watch With Your Kids And Families
These movies and fun animations deliver meaningful messages to kids and are really fun to watch.
These heart-warming Christmas movies are the best movie ideas for you to share with your families!
If you just want to stay at home and spend some quiet time with your kids, here’s a list of classic Christmas movies that all kids would love. Because all kids love Christmas!
Romantic Movies To Watch With Your Other Half
Other than Titanic and Love, Actually, there are still a number of movies that would make you feel loved. What’s better than spending a movie night with your other half?
Documentaries That Reveal The Unknown Side Of The World
Documentaries are grounded in true stories and they can inspire in a way fictionalized films can’t. From the power of nature to the hidden truth of a person, all these are intriguing.
Documentaries have the potential to change your life, whether this involves a glimpse at the life of an unhealthy adult or traveling with a flock of animals.
Adapted Movies That Put Real Stories And Fiction On Screen
Have you ever wondered how it feels like when your life story is put on screen? Powerful stories like The Pianist are great examples of how talented producers turn real stories into fascinating movies.
Many blockbusters are adapted from great novels. Apart from reading the novels, you shouldn’t miss their adapted movies as they visualize your favorite characters on screen.
EXTRA! Too Good To Miss: Unnoticed Best Movies Of All Time
This list of amazing movies are concluded by BBC. There’re many amazing films released over the last 17 years. They’re all amazing in their unique way and some of them really stand out from others.
Not all foreign movies are boring or slow-paced, many in fact offer eye-opening insights. To truly enjoy the wide variety of films that’s out there, you can’t miss these impressive foreign films.
There are blockbusters and then there are indie films which work with a limited budget and are produced independently. But these independent movies are often great ones.
Most people don’t understand the nostalgia embedded with the 90s, but it’s easy to explain it once you know the immense amount of lifestyle improvements achieved in just ten years, and how it responds to a different uprising.
Throughout 2015, there are so many blockbusters that you probably have watched, yet there are always some hidden gems that are yet to be discovered.
What makes a movie great? These 30 movies will tell you why some stand the test of time while others slowly (or rather quickly) lose their value.