Follow your dream movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant follow your dream movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, feel good, touching, inspirational, sentimental and romantic films and TV shows about / with follow your dream, friendship, ambition, hopes, mentor, destiny, runaway, storytelling, life philosophy and unlikely friendships plots mostly in Drama, Music and Comedy genres shot in USA, Japan, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as follow your dream: The Physician (2013), Whiplash (2014), 8 Mile (2002), Ratatouille (2007), The World's Fastest Indian (2005), Billy Elliot (2000), The Bucket List (2007), October Sky (1999), Million Dollar Baby (2004), Nowhere Boy (2009).

List of follow your dream movies

The Physician (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 155 min.
Story: The story of Rob Cole, a boy who is left a penniless orphan in an 11th-century English mining town when his mother dies of a mysterious illness. Vowing to become a physician and vanquish Death itself, he travels to Isfahan in Persia to study ...
Style: breathtaking, captivating, epic, sexy, serious ...
Plot: medicine, follow your dream, apprentice, surgery, ambition, medieval, doctors and patients, culture clash, orphan, mentor, medical school, christian ...
Time: middle ages, 11th century, 18th century
Place: persia, iran, germany, london, middle east ...
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Whiplash (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Under the direction of a ruthless instructor, a talented young drummer begins to pursue perfection at any cost, even his humanity.
Style: motivational, dramatic, psychological, realistic, intense ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: music, obsession, mentor, teachers and students, desire for fame, follow your dream, jazz, emotional abuse, musician's life, drummer, musician, music school ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa
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8 Mile (2002)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The setting is Detroit in 1995. The city is divided by 8 Mile, a road that splits the town in half along racial lines. A young white rapper, Jimmy "B-Rabbit" Smith Jr. summons strength within himself to cross over these arbitrary ...
Style: inspirational, feel good, serious, realistic, harsh ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: hip hop, music, underdog, follow your dream, rap, success, urban ghetto life, musician, street gang, hip hop culture, musician's life, hopes ...
Time: 90s, year 1995, 20th century, 80s
Place: detroit, michigan, los angeles, usa
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Ratatouille (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great French chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate places Remy in the sewers of Paris, he finds himself ideally situated ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, inspirational, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, chick flick, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: food, chef, friendship, animals, rat, cooking, disney, follow your dream, cooking and food, unlikely friendships, restaurant, rise to the top ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 21st century
Place: paris france, europe, france
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The World's Fastest Indian (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: New Zealand, Japan, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The life story of New Zealander Burt Munro, who spent years building a 1920 Indian motorcycle -- a bike which helped him set the land-speed world record at Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats in 1967.
Style: inspirational, realistic, feel good, road movie, touching ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: motorcycle, human spirit, against the odds, follow your dream, motorcycle race, car race, race, auto mechanic, goodhearted, ambition, sport, eccentricity ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1967, year 1914
Place: new zealand, california, los angeles, usa, nevada ...
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Billy Elliot (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set against the background of the 1984 Miner's Strike, Billy Elliot is an 11 year old boy who stumbles out of the boxing ring and onto the ballet floor. He faces many trials and triumphs as he strives to conquer his family's set ways, ...
Style: inspirational, touching, feel good, uplifting, emotional ...
Audience: date night, family outing, kids, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: coming of age, ballet, gay, father son relationship, friendship, dancing, working class, childhood, audition, follow your dream, boxing, dancer's life ...
Time: 20th century, year 1984, 90s, 80s
Place: england, northern england, london, europe
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The Bucket List (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Corporate billionaire Edward Cole and working class mechanic Carter Chambers are worlds apart. At a crossroads in their lives, they share a hospital room and discover they have two things in common: a desire to spend the time they have left doing ...
Style: inspirational, touching, sentimental, feel good, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, journey, terminal illness, elderly, unlikely friendships, human spirit, road trip, death, bucket list, philosophy, follow your dream, golden years ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, africa, cote d'azur, french riviera, tibet ...
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October Sky (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes, and eventually became a NASA scientist.
Style: inspirational, touching, realistic, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, date night
Plot: small town, friendship, teacher, follow your dream, mathematics, against the odds, generation gap, teenage life, life philosophy, space program, scientist, dedicated educator ...
Time: 50s, future, 20th century, year 1957
Place: west virginia, usa, appalachia, new jersey
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Million Dollar Baby (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Despondent over a painful estrangement from his daughter, trainer Frankie Dunn isn't prepared for boxer Maggie Fitzgerald to enter his life. But Maggie's determined to go pro and to convince Dunn and his cohort to help her.
Style: emotional, sad, touching, depressing, bleak ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: boxing, sport, euthanasia, female protagonist, female boxer, determination, mentor protege relationship, underdog, human spirit, athlete's life, female athlete, tragedy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, europe, las vegas, london ...
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Nowhere Boy (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The drama tells the story of Lennon's teenage years and the start of his journey to becoming a successful musician. The story also examines the impact on his early life and personality of the two dominant females in his childhood
Style: sentimental, intense, emotional, witty, sincere ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: prodigy, coming of age, follow your dream, the beatles, rock and roll, musician's life, music, adolescence, dysfunctional family, musician, rock, artist ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new jersey, california, england, europe, hamburg germany ...
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Up (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and experiencing life to its fullest. But at age 78, life seems to have passed him by, until a twist of fate (and a persistent 8-year old Wilderness Explorer named Russell) gives ...
Style: feel good, touching, sweet, inspirational, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens ...
Plot: unlikely friendships, dog, loneliness, friendship, hopes, follow your dream, talking animals, friends, journey, animal life, obsessive quest, aging ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: south america, venezuela, latin america, mount everest
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Make It or Break It (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the world of competitive gymnastics, the series follows a group of teen Olympic hopefuls as they train for their day in the spotlight.
Style: feel good, serious, captivating, sentimental, realistic
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: gymnastics, athlete's life, youth, female athlete, gymnast, olympics, friends, rivalry, follow your dream, ambition, social relations, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, colorado
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Seabiscuit (2003)
Genre: Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: True story of the undersized Depression-era racehorse whose victories lifted not only the spirits of the team behind it but also those of their nation.
Style: sentimental, inspirational, feel good, touching, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: horse, horse race, racehorse, sport, follow your dream, underdog, against the odds, marriage, self made man, jockey, depression, life philosophy ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s, year 1938, 20th century, future ...
Place: california, pasadena california, tijuana mexico, chicago illinois, san francisco ...
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Shall We Dance? (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Upon first sight of a beautiful instructor, a bored and overworked estate lawyer signs up for ballroom dancing lessons.
Style: touching, feel good, inspirational, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: dancing, friendship, couple relations, follow your dream, marriage, mentor, dancer's life, couples, hopes, rags to riches, contests and competitions, teachers and students ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, san francisco
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Cloud 9 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set high atop snow-capped mountains in the adrenaline-fueled world of competitive snowboarding, the Disney Channel Original Movie “Cloud 9″ tells the inspiring story of two snowboarders who must overcome self-doubt to learn that achieving their ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: snowboarding, follow your dream, couples, rivalry, parents and children, opposites attract, extreme sport, contests and competitions, athlete's life, ski resort, ambition, one more chance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: utah, seattle, usa
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Whisper of the Heart (1995)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Shizuku lives a simple life, dominated by her love for stories and writing. One day she notices that all the library books she has have been previously checked out by the same person: 'Seiji Amasawa'. Curious as to who he is, Shizuku meets ...
Style: anime, feel good, touching, uplifting, emotional ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: imagination, self discovery, love, school, fall in love, teenage life, follow your dream, high school life, youth, cat, love and romance, teenage love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan, europe, tokyo, asia, italy
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Midnight Sun (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Katie, a 17-year-old, has been sheltered since childhood and confined to her house during the day by a rare disease that makes even the smallest amount of sunlight deadly. Fate intervenes when she meets Charlie and they embark on a summer romance.
Style: romantic, sincere, sad, tear jerker, compassionate ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: terminal illness, teen romance, teenage love, true love, first love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, best friend, star crossed lovers, teenager, life & death, illness, follow your dream ...
Place: seattle
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Honey (2003)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Honey Daniels (Jessica Alba) dreams of making a name for herself as a hip-hop choreographer. When she's not busy hitting downtown clubs with her friends, she teaches dance classes at a nearby community center in Harlem, N.Y., as a way to keep ...
Style: sexy, inspirational, exciting, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: dancing, hip hop, music, street dance, lifestyle, follow your dream, teenager, love and romance, choreographer, cheerleading, ambition, starting over ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york, harlem, new york city, harlem
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Invincible (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Inspired by the true story of Vince Papale, a man with nothing to lose who ignored the staggering odds and made his dream come true. When the coach of Papale's beloved hometown football team hosted an unprecedented open tryout, the public ...
Style: inspirational, feel good, sentimental, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, girls' night, kids
Plot: underdog, american football, sport, football, teacher, follow your dream, against the odds, determination, team, teamwork, disney, success ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, philadelphia, new jersey
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Spare Parts (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 114 min.
Story: With the help of their high school's newest teacher, four Hispanic students form a robotics club. Although they have no experience, the youths set their sights on a national robotics contest. With $800 and parts scavenged from old cars, they ...
Style: feel good, uplifting, serious, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: follow your dream, trophy, contests and competitions, teachers and students, inventions and discoveries, youth, dedicated educator, against the odds, ambition, high school, teacher, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, arizona, los angeles
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One Chance (2013)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This film follows the remarkable and inspirational true story of Paul Potts, a shy, bullied shop assistant by day and an amateur opera singer by night.
Style: uplifting, feel good, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: follow your dream, self fulfillment, against the odds, lifestyle, musician's life, ambition, bullying, talent show, couples, opera, audition, wannabe ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy, venice, england
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Lemonade Mouth (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story follows five disparate high school students - Olivia, Mo, Charlie, Stella, and Wen who meet in detention. They realize they are destined to rock, and ultimately form a band that becomes a champion for students sidelined by the high school ...
Style: humorous, light, realistic, semi serious, entertaining
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: youth, high school, friendship, teenage life, friends, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, performance, music band, high school life, self discovery, follow your dream ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: rhode island, usa
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Fighting Spirit (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Ippo, the son of a fishing boat tour owner, takes up boxing to increase his confidence. Through intense training and willpower Ippo claims the Japanese featherweight title.
Style: anime, captivating, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: athlete's life, boxing, athlete and trainer, ambition, follow your dream, youth, sport, rivalry, lifestyle, rise to the top, championship, tournament ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, asia
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A Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this modern telling of the classic tale, aspiring singer Katie Gibbs falls for the new boy at her performing arts high school. But Katie's wicked stepmother and stepsister are scheming to crush her dream before she can sing her way into his ...
Style: modern fairy tale, romantic, fairy tale, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, family outing, date night ...
Plot: cinderella, cinderella story, teenage love, youth, high school, follow your dream, teenage life, musician's life, love and romance, orphan, teenager, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Ballerina (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in 1879 Paris. An orphan girl dreams of becoming a ballerina and flees her rural Brittany for Paris, where she passes for someone else and accedes to the position of pupil at the Grand Opera house.
Style: touching, inspirational, light, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: dancing, ballerina, rivalry, children, ballet, inventor, orphan, follow your dream, escape, mentor, best friends in love, flying ...
Time: future, 19th century
Place: paris france, europe, brittany
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Burlesque (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The Burlesque Lounge has its best days behind it. Tess, a retired dancer and owner of the venue, struggles to keep the aging theater alive, facing all kinds of financial and artistic challenges. With the Lounge's troupe members becoming ...
Style: sexy, romantic, light, melancholic, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: dancing, desire for fame, performer's life, cabaret, ambition, love and romance, performance, dancer, musician, nightlife, sexy woman, follow your dream ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, iowa, canada, usa ...
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The Peanut Butter Falcon (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A down-on-his-luck crab fisherman embarks on a journey to get a young man with Down syndrome to a professional wrestling school in rural North Carolina and away from the retirement home where he’s lived for the past two and a half years.
Style: touching, uplifting, inspirational, sincere, feel good ...
Audience: kids, chick flick, family outing
Plot: down syndrome, wrestling, friendship, raft, follow your dream, escape, boat, disability, coming of age, friend, travel, chase ...
Time: future
Place: florida, north carolina
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Candy Candy (1976)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Candy Candy is a Japanese novel, manga, and anime series. The main character, Candice "Candy" White Ardlay is a blonde girl with freckles, large emerald green eyes and long, curly hair, worn in pigtails with bows. Candy Candy first ...
Style: anime, touching, uplifting, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, optimism, goodhearted, kindness, orphan, follow your dream, tragic love, loss of loved one, good versus evil, first love, teenage love, boy girl relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: america, italy, mexico, chicago illinois, london ...
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One Day (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A romantic comedy centered on Dexter and Emma, who first meet during their graduation in 1988 and proceed to keep in touch regularly. The film follows what they do on July 15 annually, usually doing something together.
Style: romantic, sentimental, emotional, touching, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: love, love and romance, best friends in love, friendship, male female friendship, couples, love story, ambition, opposites attract, introspection, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationships ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 21st century
Place: london, england, paris france
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Clouds (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Young musician Zach Sobiech discovers his cancer has spread, leaving him just a few months to live. With limited time, he follows his dream and makes an album, unaware that it will soon be a viral music phenomenon.
Style: heartbreaking, touching, compassionate, sentimental, romantic
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: teenager, cancer, terminal illness, dying, star crossed lovers, dealing with death, dream, teenage love, follow your dream, life is a bitch, love and romance, destiny ...
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