There are few feel-good movies that not only leave us with a valuable lesson but also stick in our memories forever. There are many Hollywood feel-good movies that have been released over the years, and this is by no means an exhaustive list, but here are some popular and critically acclaimed ones.
Forrest Gump (1994) – A heartwarming story about a simple man with a low IQ who overcomes many obstacles in life and becomes a hero.
The Shawshank Redemption (1994) – A story about the friendship between two prison inmates and their journey to redemption.
The Pursuit of Happyness (2006) – Based on the true story of Chris Gardner, a struggling salesman who becomes homeless with his young son and eventually overcomes his hardships.
The Blind Side (2009) – A true story about a wealthy white family who takes in a homeless black teenager and helps him become a football star.
Up (2009) – A heartwarming animated film about an old man who sets out on an adventure with a young boy and a talking dog.
The Sound of Music (1965) – A classic musical about a woman who becomes a governess for a widower’s seven children and brings music and joy into their lives.
La La Land (2016) – A modern musical about two struggling artists who fall in love while pursuing their dreams in Los Angeles.