Netflix movies and series: Inspiring

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349 movies and series in the inspiring category


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
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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
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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
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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
Army Dog
An Army sergeant, his faithful dog and teen daughter embark on a camping trip to heal the wounds of his absence but are stalked by a dangerous wolf.
26 January 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 87 minutes
Born to Win
A broken man with a painful past struggles with questions of faith when a family tragedy brings him to a tipping point.
20 January 2017 | Movie | 2014 | 104 minutes
Hijos de las Estrellas
This series explores how humanity has revered the heavens, from ancient sacred beliefs and rituals to the technology that probes the cosmos today.
20 January 2017 | Show | 2014
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Best and Most Beautiful Things
This documentary focuses on Michelle Smith, a legally blind young woman with Asperger's syndrome who approaches her 20s with courage and curiosity.
12 January 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 90 minutes
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Miss Sharon Jones!
This uplifting documentary follows R&B singer Sharon Jones's battle with pancreatic cancer while keeping her band intact for a return to the stage.
12 January 2017 | Documentaries | 2015 | 94 minutes
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Wizard Mode
Pinball wizard Robert Gagno trains his focus on becoming a world pinball champion while simultaneously challenging social assumptions about autism.
5 January 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 97 minutes
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The Perfect Physique
Go behind the scenes with the world's top male fitness models as they share their struggles and reveal what it takes to stay in peak form.
5 January 2017 | Documentaries | 2015 | 105 minutes
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Becoming Zlatan
Using rare footage, this sports documentary follows iconic soccer star Zlatan Ibrahimović through his rocky early years and his 2005 breakthrough.
5 January 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 95 minutes
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Autistic Driving School
A fascinating portrait of prospective young drivers with autism sheds light on the challenges they face on the road -- and the freedom a car provides.
5 January 2017 | Documentaries | 2010 | 56 minutes
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Marias: Faith in Womanhood
Explore what the Virgin Mary means to women throughout Latin America and how she has affected their lives and faiths in different ways.
22 December 2016 | Documentaries | 2015 | 75 minutes
Hannah: Buddhism's Untold Journey
This documentary tells the story of Hannah Nydahl, a free-spirited Dane whose personal journey brought Tibetan Buddhism to the West in the 1960s.
22 December 2016 | Documentaries | 2014 | 89 minutes
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The End of Malice
Hip-hop artist No Malice reflects on the spiritual journey that led him to renounce coke rap, change his name and embrace Christianity.
22 December 2016 | Documentaries | 2016 | 43 minutes
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Backstage
Teens at an elite school for the arts sing, dance and act their way through performances as they face challenges that test them onstage and off.
22 December 2016 | Show | 2016
Sons of Ben
Passion is an understatement. Meet the folks who wanted a Major League Soccer club in Philadelphia so badly, they became fans before it even existed.
15 December 2016 | Documentaries | 2016 | 73 minutes
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