7 Movies that will make you want to study

The Man Who Knew Infinity (2011)

Srinivasa Ramanujan was an Indian mathematician who taught himself. This biographical drama tells his story. The movie shows how much Ramanujan loved math and how hard he worked to learn more. It may inspire other people to be as curious and dedicated to their studies.

Lakshya (2004) - Netflix

In this Bollywood movie, a young man named Karan joins the Indian Army and quickly finds his life's purpose and direction. Karan's story keeps inspiring others to go after their own goals and do well in school.

October Sky (1999) - JioCinema

Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son, is inspired by Sputnik to build rockets in this true story. Education, perseverance, and passion are stressed in the film.

Nil Battey Sannata (2015) - JioCinema

The story of this Indian drama is about a single mother who works as a housekeeper and wants to give her daughter a better future by going to school. We become more aware of our rights and duties as individuals after seeing the movie.

I Am Kalam (2010) - Prime Video 

A poor boy is inspired by India's former President, A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, to study despite all odds. The film shows how education and determination can overcome socioeconomic barriers.

Super 30 (2019) - Disney+ Hotstar

Anand Kumar is a mathematician from Patna, India. He overcame many problems on his way to success before starting the Super 30 program in Patna for aspiring IIT students from low-income families. The movie not only makes us think about our privilege, but it also makes us want to be brilliant.

A Beautiful Mind (2001) - Prime Video 

The movie shows how smart, determined, and strong Nash was even though he had mental illness and had trouble in school. Nash's dedication to his research and ability to deal with problems motivates us to follow our academic interests even if they come up.

12th Fail (2023) - Disney+ Hotstar 

12th Fail is about Manoj, who studied and worked hard to become an IPS officer despite all odds. The film shows Manoj's struggle to study and succeed from a small village. It advises restarting after failure.