Top 5 Motivational Movies on Showbox

We feel the need to watch movies which inspire and motivate us for doing something new. A great movie does the job of inspiring the mind and moving us from inside.

Underdog stories, success tales, the transformation of an average person to something unbelievable are the themes of some movies.

In this article, we are going to suggest Top 5 motivational movies which you can watch in Showbox.


  • The Pursuit of Happyness


Ask any Hollywood movie enthusiast about this movie, and they will urge you to watch it. It is based on a true story where Will Smith plays the role of Chris Gardner, a struggling father who dreams of a better future for his son.

The events that happen in the movie will surely make you cry, especially the ending (don’t worry we aren’t going to reveal it). It comes 1st in our list and you too would agree after watching it.


  • 127 Hours


127 Hours is a movie which might shake you from within. During the whole watch time, you wouldn’t be bored for a single moment owing to the superb screenplay and acting.

The background score is impressive and compliments the theme of the movie. James Franco plays the role of climber Aron Ralston, a climber who struggles to survive after his arm is trapped under a boulder.

Watch the movie and find out what is done by the protagonist to survive and conquer the ordeal.


  • The Shawshank Redemption


If you are a movie buff or a frequent movie watcher, you might be aware that Shawshank Redemption tops the IMDB’s list of movies. There is something special in this movie which has made it get this position. It has been 25 years since it was released, yet it still stands the test of time and resonates with the viewers.

The outstanding performance by Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins is also highly appreciated by viewers and critics alike.


  • Forrest Gump


“Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re going to get.”

Above mentioned is one of the several brilliant dialogues in the movie. The innocence of the character, Forrest, who is short on IQ but long on heart, makes every viewer’s heart melt.

The movie serves many themes and social topics in the most apt way possible. By the end of this beautiful movie, you will learn a lesson that is ‘‘whatever happens we must do the right thing”.

We highly suggest you to watch this movie.


  • Gandhi


Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was a person who brought a non-violent revolution in India to end the Britishers rule. A simple personality, he had a pure heart which made him change the history of India and the world forever.

Ben Kingsley brilliantly played the role of MK Gandhi in this biopic which made him won the Oscar Award for the best actor. The movie won 8 Oscars in total and was nominated in 11 categories. It is a highly inspiring movie of a person whose triumph changed the world forever.

So this is all from our side, we hope you found this article helpful.