13 Best Movies Like Homeless To Harvard ...

13 Best Movies Like Homeless To Harvard ...

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1. The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)

1h 57m Drama

A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he's poised to begin a life-changing professional career.

2. Speak (2004)

1h 29m Drama

Freshman high-school student Melinda has refused to speak ever since she called the cops on a popular summer party. With her old friends snubbing her for being a rat, and her parents too busy to notice her troubles, she folds into herself, trying to hide her secret: that star senior Andy raped her at the party. But Melinda does manage to find solace in her art class headed by Mr. Freeman.

3. Stand and Deliver (1988)

1h 43m Drama

Jaime Escalante is a mathematics teacher in a school in a hispanic neighbourhood. Convinced that his students have potential, he adopts unconventional teaching methods to try and turn gang members and no-hopers into some of the country's top algebra and calculus students.

4. To Write Love on Her Arms (2012)

5. Temple Grandin (2010)

1h 48m Drama

A biopic of Temple Grandin, an autistic woman who has become one of top scientists in humane livestock handling.

6. Miracle Run (2004)

1h 27m Drama TV Movie

Single mom Corrine discovers that her twins are autistic. She refuses to give up on their potential, even though it seems that the rest of the world has turned its back on them. Thanks to this incredible mother's support, her boys accomplish the unimaginable.

7. 1000 to 1: The Cory Weissman Story (2014)

1h 39m Drama

Cory Weissman is a college basketball player who suffers a devastating stroke. He perseveres to find new meaning in his life both on, and more importantly, off the court.

8. Pregnancy Pact (2010)

1h 27m Drama TV Movie

Inspired by the true story of teenagers at Gloucester High School who agreed to get pregnant at the same time.

9. Walk. Ride. Rodeo. (2019)

1h 40m Drama

Tells the incredible true story of Amberley Snyder, a nationally ranked rodeo barrel racer who defies the odds after barely surviving a car accident that leaves her paralyzed from the waist down.

10. The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete (2013)

1h 48m Drama

Coming of age story about two inner city youths, who are left to fend for themselves over the summer after their mothers are taken away by the authorities.

11. Offline (2012)

1h 55m Drama

A man attempts to reclaim the life that prison took from him but his dark past threatens to ruin everything.

12. Won't Back Down (2012)

2h 1m Drama

Jamie Fitzpatrick and Nona Alberts are two women from opposites sides of the social and economic track, but they have one thing in common: a mission to fix their community's broken school and ensure a bright future for their children. The two women refuse to let any obstacles stand in their way as they battle a bureaucracy that's hopelessly mired in traditional thinking, and they seek to re-energize a faculty that has lost its passion for teaching.

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