Are you the one to switch yourself on movies and not books?
The fresh young blood in you giving you an adrenaline rush to start something innovative and unique!
At times, reading books get a bit boring no matter how knowledgeable and motivating it is. The combined impact of dialogues, images, music, location, sound, and special effect can ignite deep feelings and help a human capture more than he can while reading books. Yes, movies can help us to understand our lives and the surrounding better and introduces to the culture from around the world.
Here are some of the movies that will help you get motivation, business insights, and a broader perspective about entrepreneurship.
1. The Social Network
The story is about the founder of the social networking website, Facebook. It is a biopic of the CEO, Mark Zuckerberg. The journey of being the youngest billionaire is very beautifully explained in the movie. It is like a pop culture phenomenon of the new culture that is the social media culture. Apart from being a full-packed energetic and motivating entrepreneurship movie, it is also an entertainment film from a master storyteller Aaron Sorkin and director David Fincher. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lB95KLmpLR4
2. Wall street
“Money never sleeps, pal.” Are the stocks stocking up in your head always? Then, Wall Street is a must-watch movie. Bud Fox (Charlie Sheen) is a stockbroker full of ambition, doing whatever he can to make his way to the top. The struggle, patience, knowledge, and grabbing the opportunity at the right time with an optimistic mindset are showcased well in the movie. It also highlights insider trading and the famous dialogue “The most valuable commodity I know of is information” is from wall street. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HcMFA2SHES4
The movie revolves around the internet revolution. This was a great documentary, and from someone’s who started businesses and worked with others to start theirs. It is all the more interesting to watch them start their “dot com” from the ground up and learn from their mistakes. The plot consists of sensitive storytelling and helps to have a wider perspective building a site on the internet. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pjk-WmtNs3g
4. Thank you for Smoking
The grace of satire is supported by black comedy; nothing can be much better to excite your eyes and ignite the public relation interest in you. The movie gives an idea about how marketing and public relations content can generate various thoughts in the mind of the human. The dialogues and the comedy are something to continue holding that popcorn box for. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Df32RijORLo&t=7s
5. The Founder
The Founder tells the fascinating story of Ray Kroc, the pseudo father of McDonald’s. The ultimate package of nostalgic scenes yet modern summarizes the plot for the movie. The movie is full of information for business grad students. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AX2uz2XYkbo
6. Steve Jobs
The Apple fans out there would not like to miss an opportunity to watch Steve Jobs. The biopic explains how and when Apple started. The movie’s format regarding the setting is interesting and a creative idea considering who is being portrayed. It is surely motivating to learn the life sequels of Steve Jobs. The movie comes with exceptional dialogues and performance. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aEr6K1bwIVs
7. Pirates of Silicon Valley
The three in one movie is the story about computer giant, Microsoft and Apple have no better link than watching Pirates of Silicon Valley. An intriguing look at how the computer world got to be the way it is. It is an inspirational movie for start-ups and entrepreneurs. The actors who did the role of Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, and Steve Wozniak completely justify their roles. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qCj9Lm4fRQY
8. The Wolf of Wall Street
“Without action, the best intentions in the world are nothing more than that: intentions.” The story of nothing to everything is The Wolf of Wall Street. The movie gives you a simple lesson about the world of stockbrokers along with Dicaprio’s sense of humor. The journey from an entry-level job to owning a firm lets the entrepreneur in you notice various ups and downs in the business world. Some of the best motivating dialogues come from The Wolf of Wall Street. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iszwuX1AK6A
“The easiest way to make money is – create something of such value that everybody wants and go out and give and create value, the money comes automatically.” ― Jordan Belfort