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The Most Inspirational Movies Ever

List Criteria: Feature films that portray characters in situations where they overcome hardships; films that inspire you

This inspirational movies list, with videos, includes some of the most uplifting films of all time. Inspiring films do not come by very often, but nevertheless, there are many inspirational movies in Hollywood. This list of the most inspirational movies ever includes classics like It's a Wonderful Life and Mr. Smith Goes to Washington as well as newer films like Saving Private Ryan and Apollo 13.

What are the most uplifting movies of all time? Only some Hollywood movies with inspiring storyline have made it to this list. You can copy this list of top 100 most inspirational movies ever to make a list of your personal favorite inspirational movies. These movies will definitely make you feel good about yourself. Some may even motivate you to look at the world in a different way, or to go out and try to change it. If you're looking for some great motivational movie time, try one of the flicks on this inspiring list.

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    Morgan Freeman, Rita Hayworth, Tim Robbins

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    Tom Hanks, Haley Joel Osment, Kurt Russell

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    James Stewart, Donna Reed, Ward Bond

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    Robert Duvall, Gregory Peck, William Windom

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    Sandra Bullock, Lily Collins, Tim McGraw

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    Sylvester Stallone, Joe Frazier, Burgess Meredith

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    Daniel Day-Lewis, Martin Sheen, Ben Kingsley

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    Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley

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    Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Brendan Gleeson

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    Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Vin Diesel

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    Robin Williams, Ethan Hawke, Lara Flynn Boyle

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    Jennifer Connelly, Russell Crowe, Ron Howard

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    Tom Hanks, Kevin Bacon, Bryce Dallas Howard

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    Vince Vaughn, Sean Astin, Jon Favreau

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    Elisabeth Shue, Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita

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    Tom Cruise, Dustin Hoffman, Valeria Golino

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    Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker

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    Stephen Fry, Kenneth Branagh, Ian Holm

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    Natalie Wood, Maureen O'Hara, Thelma Ritter

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    Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Kevin Costner

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    Nick Nolte, Joaquin Phoenix, Don Cheadle

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    Gene Hackman, Dennis Hopper, Barbara Hershey

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    Julia Roberts, Marg Helgenberger, Aaron Eckhart

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    Judy Garland, Margaret Hamilton, Frank Morgan

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    Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell, Graham Greene

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    Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Anjelica Huston

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    Henry Fonda, Jack Klugman, Jack Warden

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    Elizabeth Banks, Jeff Bridges, Tobey Maguire

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    Paul Michael Glaser, Chaim Topol, Leonard Frey

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    Charlton Heston, Vincent Price, Yul Brynner

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    Andy García, Lou Diamond Phillips, Edward James Olmos

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    James Stewart, Claude Rains, Jean Arthur

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    Morgan Freeman, Dan Aykroyd, Patti LuPone

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    Morgan Freeman, Denzel Washington, Matthew Broderick

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    Ingrid Bergman, Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre

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    Drew Barrymore, Erika Eleniak, Robert MacNaughton

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    Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, Julius Erving

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    Katharine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, Robert Morley

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    Laurence Fishburne, Ben Kingsley, Laura Linney

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    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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    Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Stephen Boyd

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    Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Olivia de Havilland

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    Shelley Winters, Ed Wynn, Ron Cook

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    Kerry Washington, Jamie Foxx, Terrence Howard

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    Eminem, Kim Basinger, Brittany Murphy

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    Zooey Deschanel, Jim Carrey, Bradley Cooper

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    Hugo Weaving, James Cromwell, Miriam Margolyes

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    Alec Guinness, William Holden, Jack Hawkins

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    Mel Blanc, Cliff Edwards, Walter Catlett

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