Movies go beyond entertainment, as they depict meaning and highlight essential concepts about life. Through time, innovative filmmakers have changed the way people perceive and accept movies, as they launch stories closely related to life. Such stories are inspirational and value the essence of life. Some of these stories have a lot to talk about travelling, as they install a new wanderlust in you. So, if you are planning to hit the road, but lack motivation, then here are some movies that you need to watch.

Into the Wild

Sean Penn put his talent in the right direction as he went about creating a masterpiece. ‘Into the Wild’ tells the story of a young graduate facing a lot of troubles in life. So, as a solution, he decides to leave all his possessions behind and venture into the wild. The movie keeps you engaged with a simple story, as the portrayal marks true performance and has a huge impact on you. Apart from Emile Hirsch, the movie also showcased some raw talent through the likes of Hal Holbrook, Kristen Stewart and so on. To make matters more interesting, Hal Holbrook also won an Academy for Best Actor in a supporting role.

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty


‘The Secret Life of Walter Mitty’ is a lighthearted story that also features some unique travel destinations. Ben Stiller stars and directs in this movie that is sure to help you hit the road. The feel-good genre rests comfortably on this movie, as it is known to have inspired numerous people take the next step towards following their dreams. The feeling of adventure and excitement is sure to hit you when you click on play.

The Bucket List

Names such as Morgan Freeman and Jack Nicholson are enough to get anybody to sit through a movie. The movie is sentimental and at times a bit predictable. But regardless, “The Bucket List” is a beautiful movie that is sure to help you form a bucket list of your own. The iconic locations and places are captured remarkably, as you will be ready to set off into an adventure. But in the end, we are once again reminded of reality, as things take an unusual turn. The entire cast pulls off a memorable performance, leaving you with some fond memories.

The Motorcycle Diaries

Travelogue, friendship and a mix of realism are themes that will revolve around your mind, once you are done watching “The Motorcycle Diaries”. The movie is based on the memoirs of Che Guevara and involves some beautiful locations from places around South America. Every scene tells another meaning, as you sit tight and engage until the very end.

Movies that Will Make You a Wanderlust

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