“The Pursuit of Happyness” was released in 2006, starring Will Smith as Chris Gardner. It’s been almost 10 years, yet it is one of the most inspiring films of all time. It’s a story about Chris Gardner’s struggle being as salesman(later turned into stockbroker) and single father of his 5 year old child while having the extreme financial difficulties in life. Film depicts everyday struggle of father and son and how they manage to find out happiness just by being together. Will Smith incredible acting as Chris Gardner makes you fall in love with him.
“Forrest Gump” was released in 1994, starring Tom Hanks. It’s been more than 20 years Forrest Gump came into our lives and won everyone’s heart with his innocence. It’s a story about different life phases of Forrest Gump (Played by Tom Hanks) who is mentally slow to grasp things but has kind heart and exceptional ability to run. As life goes on, he plays pivotal role in defining events of 20th century starting from star football player, Vietnam war hero, playing Ping Pong with Chinese to successful shrimp boat captain. Tom Hanks incredible acting as Forrest definitely make you fall in love with him. This film is based on novel “Forrest Gump” written by Winston Groom.
“Fight Club” was released in 1999, starring Brad Pitt, Edward Norton and Helena Bonham Carter. It’s a story about a common man(Played by Edward Norton), who is dissatisfied with his job and to kill time he usually attends support group meetings where he also meets Marla(Helena Bonham Carter). Later he meets with soap maker Tyler Durden(Brad Pitt), whose straightforward style and way of getting things done appeals him. They start fighting with each other as a therapy in order to overcome his hatred with society, soon other people are attracted to their ways and starts club known as “Fight Club”. This film is based on novel “Fight Club” written by Chuck Palahniuk.
“The Imitation Game” was released in 2014, starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing. It’s a story about genius cytologist Alan Turing who cracked Nazi Enigma Code for British Government during World War II with other fellow mathematician. This film is based on book written by Andrew Hodges – Alan Turing: The Enigma.
Good Will Hunting was released in 1997 starring Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and Minnie Driver. This movie is about believing in yourself and recognize your strength without letting your past drags you. It won two academy awards : Best Supporting Actor for Williams and Best Original Screenplay for Matt Damon and Ben Affleck.
Cast Away is one of the best Tom Hanks movies, teaches importance of struggle and never giving up attitude in your bad times of life, is the only thing which will actually get you through. Cast Away was released in 2000 starring Tom Hanks and Helen Hunt. Due to spectacular performance of tom hanks, he was nominated for Best Actor in a Leading Role at the 73rd Academy Awards.
The Shawshank Redemption is one of the greatest movies ever made in history, teaches the value of friendship and hope in life. Shawshank redemption was released in 1994 starring Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman. This file is based on novel “Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption”written by Stephen King.