Netflix movies and series: Inspiring

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347 movies and series in the inspiring category


Lagaan
4.10
In 1890s India, an arrogant British commander challenges the harshly taxed residents of Champaner to a high-stakes cricket match.
13 December 2017 | Movie | 2001 | 223 minutes
Winning
Examine the iconic careers and winning ways of Martina Navratilova, Jack Nicklaus, Nadia Comaneci, Edwin Moses and Esther Vergeer.
7 December 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 77 minutes
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Eh Janam Tumhare Lekhe
4.25
Driven by the lessons he learned from his mother, and the values of the Sikh religion, a man sets out on a mission to serve humanity.
7 December 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 124 minutes
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The UnMiracle
2.55
The reaction of a small town to the accidental drug overdose of a popular high school girl is explored through seven interwoven storylines.
7 December 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 96 minutes
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Motivation 3: The Next Generation
3.10
The stakes are high for four gifted teen skateboarders from France, Brazil and the U.S. who're competing for a life-changing win at the 2016 Tampa Am.
7 December 2017 | Documentaries | 2017 | 71 minutes
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The Farthest: Voyager in Space
This documentary chronicles NASA's 1977 launch of twin space probes, sent to capture images of remote planets and bear messages from Earth.
7 December 2017 | Documentaries | 2017 | 96 minutes
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Red, White, Black, Blue Odyssey
This documentary profiles South Los Angeles's ICEF Rugby Program, which seeks to expand the horizons of inner-city kids through international sport.
24 November 2017 | Documentaries | 2017 | 101 minutes
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The Case for Christ
2.95
Bothered by his wife's unyielding belief in Christianity, an investigative reporter sets out to use verifiable facts to poke holes in her faith.
24 November 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 113 minutes
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Williams
3.83
This inspiring documentary charts the birth of Sir Frank Williams's renowned racing empire -- and the near-fatal crash that nearly stalled its future.
9 November 2017 | Documentaries | 2017 | 104 minutes
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It's Not Yet Dark
3.80
A strong-willed Irish filmmaker impaired by ALS syndrome directs his first feature film, with eye-gaze technology as his only means of communication.
9 November 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 80 minutes
Surviving the Holocaust: Freddie Knoller's War
3.65
A 93-year-old Holocaust survivor recounts escaping Vienna as a teen, fighting in the French Resistance and being captured and sent to Auschwitz.
9 November 2017 | Documentaries | 2015 | 50 minutes
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Romeo Is Bleeding
3.38
This documentary follows poet Donté Clark as he tries to address the violence in his hometown of Richmond, California, by staging "Romeo and Juliet."
2 November 2017 | Documentaries | 2015 | 93 minutes
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The Freedom to Marry
4.00
This documentary chronicles the journey of a decades-long campaign to achieve marriage equality, resulting in an historic 2015 Supreme Court victory.
2 November 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 86 minutes
The Christmas Candle
3.05
A progressive new minister's arrival in a small village threatens to end an age-old tradition that brings a yuletide miracle to one of the residents.
2 November 2017 | Movie | 2013 | 99 minutes
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Aashayein
3.55
When he learns he has terminal cancer, a cynical gambler and chronic smoker ditches his fiancée, snubs doctors and checks into a nursing home to die.
26 October 2017 | Movie | 2010 | 115 minutes
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Look & See: A Portrait of Wendell Berry
3.55
Shot across four seasons of farming, this documentary features interviews and observations about writer Wendell Berry's agrarian lifestyle.
26 October 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 80 minutes
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El Viaje: Márama y Rombai
Popular South American bands Márama and Rombai share footage of behind-the-scenes antics and discuss their sudden rise to stardom.
26 October 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 79 minutes
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She Makes Comics
Often forgotten or ignored, women creators have a rich history of achievement in comic books, a business and culture where some gender biases persist.
19 October 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 70 minutes
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Gour Hari Dastaan: The Freedom File
3.75
A former freedom fighter is forced to navigate the corridors of a disinterested bureaucracy to prove that he fought in India's freedom movement.
19 October 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 109 minutes
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Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown
3.65
This biographical documentary examines the early life and career of musical icon James Brown, from abandoned, impoverished child to Godfather of Soul.
12 October 2017 | Documentaries | 2014 | 119 minutes
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I Am Bolt
3.55
Mixing archival footage with present-day interviews, Olympic champion and global icon Usain Bolt opens up about his athletic legacy.
5 October 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 107 minutes
Cart
3.30
In response to a sudden dismissal of staff, workers at a big retail store begin a protest against their employer's oppressive labor policies.
5 October 2017 | Movie | 2014 | 103 minutes
Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet
3.55
A troubled young girl and her mother find solace on a journey with a subversive poet whose words captivate their hearts and imaginations.
5 October 2017 | Movie | 2014 | 85 minutes
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Forever the Moment
3.30
Based on a true story, this inspiring drama depicts the Korean women's handball team and their rough-and-tumble journey to the 2004 Summer Olympics.
5 October 2017 | Movie | 2008 | 124 minutes
I'm in Love with a Church Girl
2.25
When a tough-minded ex-drug dealer falls for a beautiful but highly devout woman, their mutual attraction takes them both down a twisty path.
5 October 2017 | Movie | 2013 | 118 minutes
Barbie in Rock 'N Royals
2.95
When royal Princess Courtney trades places with famous rock star Erika, two worlds collide while both learn to appreciate new friends and experiences.
5 October 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 83 minutes
Generation Iron 2
3.13
New-generation bodybuilding stars -- including Rich Piana, Kai Greene and Calum von Moger -- share their experiences competing in the demanding sport.
5 October 2017 | Documentaries | 2017 | 106 minutes
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Restless Creature: Wendy Whelan
2.60
After 30 years with the New York City Ballet, celebrated dancer Wendy Whelan redefines herself as an artist in a new stage of life.
28 September 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 93 minutes
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Night School
Three high school dropouts face a host of challenges when they come back to earn their diplomas at a school with low graduation rates.
28 September 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 81 minutes
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Gagarin: First in Space
3.24
This biopic of Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin follows his rise from childhood poverty to his selection and training for the 1961 Vostok mission.
28 September 2017 | Movie | 2013 | 108 minutes
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