Netflix movies and series: Inspiring

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350 movies and series in the inspiring category


Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened
The cast and crew of the 1981 Broadway musical "Merrily We Roll Along" recall joy and heartbreak during the production of a surefire hit that wasn't.
23 March 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 96 minutes
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Cheer Squad
Follow the Great White Sharks, a world-champion cheerleading squad, as they juggle the pressures of training, school, work and relationships.
23 March 2017 | Show | 2016
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Les Bleus - Une autre histoire de France, 1996-2016
This documentary charts 20 years of the French national soccer team, Les Bleus, whose ups and downs have mirrored those of French society.
17 March 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 103 minutes
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Mucize
Sent away from his family to a remote mountain town, teacher Mahir helps the villagers build a school -- and inspires a path to hope for them all.
14 March 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 136 minutes
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Kurtulus Son Durak
When a recently single psychologist moves to a new neighborhood, she finds friendship with women starting to rebel against years of domestic abuse.
14 March 2017 | Movie | 2012 | 99 minutes
100 Metros
A man who is diagnosed with multiple sclerosis responds by training for an Ironman triathlon, with his cranky father-in-law's help.
14 March 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 108 minutes
Impossible Dreamers
This film follows age-defying pro and amateur senior athletes, including golfer Gary Player and boxer Ann Schranz, as they train for competition.
9 March 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 74 minutes
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Singing with Angels
An LDS woman reflects on how her faith, family and position in the Mormon Tabernacle Choir have all helped her to meet life's many challenges.
2 March 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 94 minutes
Sustainable
Chef Rick Bayless, farmers and others discuss the history leading to the sustainable food movement and how it could change what we eat in the future.
2 March 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 91 minutes
Be Here Now
Trace the brave journey of actor Andy Whitfield, who received a devastating cancer diagnosis while starring in the series "Spartacus: Blood and Sand."
2 March 2017 | Documentaries | 2015 | 109 minutes
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Ice Girls
Sidelined by an injury and a relocation to a new town, a teen figure skater gets back on the ice thanks to the support of a local skating rink owner.
2 March 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 90 minutes
Magnus
This dramatic documentary explores the life and mind of Magnus Carlsen, the charismatic Norwegian prodigy who became world chess champion.
2 March 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 75 minutes
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Daddy's Little Girls
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Tyler Perry directed this touching romance about an attorney who falls in love with a janitor, a single father fighting to retain custody of his kids.
2 March 2017 | Movie | 2007 | 100 minutes
Accidental Courtesy
This documentary follows African American musician Daryl Davis, who's been making it his mission to meet and greet racists to change their minds.
2 March 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 100 minutes
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Explore TV
Host Trevor Cochrane searches the world for interesting tourist destinations and reveals the cuisine, culture and natural splendor in each location.
23 February 2017 | Show | 2016
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Sonita
This documentary follows an Afghan-born Tehran teen who risks everything to be a rapper and protest the practice of selling girls into marriage.
16 February 2017 | Documentaries | 2015 | 90 minutes
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Colors of Heaven
In South Africa, years of violent Apartheid complicate the close-knit bonds between two film actors of different races and an afflicted Zulu woman.
16 February 2017 | Movie | 2011 | 120 minutes
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Milk
3.65
Sean Penn stars in this biopic about Harvey Milk, the openly gay San Francisco politician who was murdered by a disgruntled city supervisor in 1978.
16 February 2017 | Movie | 2008 | 128 minutes
The Eccentrics
This series profiles a selection of unique and fascinating individuals from around the world, exploring what exactly makes them who they are.
9 February 2017 | Show | 2015
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Lift Me Up
A teen who recently lost her mother finds a surprising way to connect with her new stepfather through her love of ballet and stories from his past.
2 February 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 108 minutes
Highly Strung
Fiery passions take center stage in this intimate look at the Australian String Quartet and, perhaps more vital, the priceless instruments they guard.
2 February 2017 | Documentaries | 2015 | 79 minutes
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Gun Runners
Two roaming Kenyan bandits attempt to change the course of their lives by exchanging their rifles for running shoes.
2 February 2017 | Documentaries | 2015 | 89 minutes
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Pioneers of African-American Cinema
This newly preserved collection features more than 20 films made by groundbreaking African American directors for black audiences from 1915 to 1946.
2 February 2017 | Show | 1946
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Cut From a Different Cloth
This firsthand look at a unique collaboration follows fashion empire Superdry's founders as they work with actor Idris Elba to launch a clothing line.
2 February 2017 | Documentaries | 2015 | 54 minutes
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Kindness Diaries
Host Leon Logothetis travels the world with only a vintage motorbike and the kindness of strangers, which he pays back in unexpected, inspiring ways.
2 February 2017 | Show | 2015
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Inn Sæi: The Power of Intuition
Renowned thinkers and spiritualists discuss the Icelandic concept of innsæi, which enables humans to connect through empathy and intuition.
2 February 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 78 minutes
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Invincible
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A devoted Philadelphia Eagles fan who's just lost his wife and his job impresses the team's coach in open tryouts and wins a place on the field.
2 February 2017 | Movie | 2006 | 104 minutes
Lost in Space
2.78
In this reboot of the 1960s sci-fi series, the Robinson family is launched into space to colonize the only other habitable planet in the galaxy.
2 February 2017 | Movie | 1998 | 130 minutes
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Woman in Gold
3.50
Six decades after the Holocaust, Maria Altmann embarks on a quest to reclaim her family's Nazi-stolen artwork, including a famed Gustav Klimt piece.
2 February 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 109 minutes
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Abstract: The Art of Design
Step inside the minds of the most innovative designers in a variety of disciplines and learn how design impacts every aspect of life.
26 January 2017 | Show | 2017
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