Optimistic Films I Like

A lil bit of positivity never hurt anyone!

Recommended if you're struggling with how this year is going. Some of these movies may have a bit of disturbing or anxiety-inducing material in them, but in the end they leave on a positive, warm note.

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  • Love and Monsters
  • Punch-Drunk Love
  • Blue Velvet
  • Stranger Than Fiction
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • Feels Good Man
  • Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure
  • Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
  • Daisies
  • Coraline
  • ParaNorman
  • The Polar Express
  • Shaun the Sheep Movie
  • A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
  • Marriage Story
  • Sherlock, Jr.
  • Speed Racer
  • Raising Arizona
  • Kedi
  • The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • Toy Story
  • The Wizard of Oz
  • Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
  • The Muppets
  • Shrek
  • The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part
  • The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
  • House
  • Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
  • Slumdog Millionaire
  • The Princess Bride
  • Little Women
  • Knives Out
  • WALL·E
  • Monsters, Inc.
  • The Incredibles
  • Ratatouille
  • Edward Scissorhands
  • Bambi
  • The Breakfast Club
  • Kung Fu Panda
  • Kung Fu Panda 2
  • Winnie the Pooh
  • The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
  • The Tigger Movie
  • The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie
  • My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown
  • Shazam!
  • Fantastic Mr. Fox
  • Forrest Gump
  • Back to the Future
  • Swiss Army Man
  • Ferris Bueller's Day Off
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  • Up
  • Aladdin
  • It's a Wonderful Life
  • The Truman Show
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Ernest & Celestine
  • Airplane!
  • Eddie the Eagle
  • Amélie
  • Stop Making Sense
  • The Iron Giant
  • Shrek Retold
  • Lilo & Stitch
  • Life Is Beautiful
  • Groundhog Day
  • Rashomon
  • Man with a Movie Camera
  • Mommy
  • Shrek 2
  • The Florida Project
  • The Tale of the Fox
  • The Goonies
  • Soul
  • Jingle All the Way