Million Dollar Baby (2004)
Wanting to learn from the best, aspiring boxer Maggie Fitzgerald wants
Frankie Dunn to train her.
At the outset he flatly refuses saying he has no interest in training
a girl. Frankie leads a lonely existence, alienated from his only
daughter and having few friends.
Maggie’s rough around the edges but shows a lot of grit in the ring
and he eventually relents.
Maggie not only proves to be the boxer he always dreamed of having
under his wing but a friend who fills the great void he’s had in his
Maggie’s career skyrockets but an accident in the ring leads her to
ask Frankie for one last favor
Frankie liked to say that boxing is an unnatural act that everything
in boxing is backwards.
Sometimes best way to diliver a punch is step back.
Some people would say the most important thing a fighter can have is
Frankie would say，”Show me a fighter who’s nothing but heart and I’ll
show you a man waiting for a beating.”
The Help (2011)
Set in Mississippi during the 1960s, Skeeter is a southern society
girl who returns from college determined to become a writer, but turns
her friends’ lives — and a Mississippi town — upside down when she
decides to interview the black women who have spent their lives taking
care of prominent southern families.
Aibileen, Skeeter’s best friend’s housekeeper, is the first to open up
— to the dismay of her friends in the tight-knit black community.
Despite Skeeter’s life-long friendships hanging in the balance, she
and Aibileen continue their collaboration and soon more women come
forward to tell their stories — and as it turns out, they have a lot
God says we need to love our enemies.It hard to do.But it can start by
telling the truth.
No one had ever asked me what it felt like to be me. Once I told the
truth about that……I felt free.
Erin Brockovich (2000)
An unemployed single mother becomes a legal assistant and almost
single-handedly brings down a California power company accused of
polluting a city’s water supply.
This job… for the first time in my life I’ve got people respecting me.
Up in Hinckley… I walk into a room and everyone shuts up to hear if
I’ve got something to say. I never had that before. Ever.
We’ll figure it out. I admit I don’t know shit about shit… but I know
the difference between right and wrong!
The Devil Wears Prada (2006)
In New York, the simple and naive just-graduated in journalism Andrea
Sachs is hired to work as the second assistant of the powerful and
sophisticated Miranda Priestly, the ruthless and merciless executive
of the Runway fashion magazine.
Andrea changes her attitude and behavior, affecting her private life
and the relationship with her boyfriend, her family and friends.
In the end, Andrea learns that life is made of choices.
Let me know when your whole life goes up in smoke. That means it’s
time for a promotion.
An accessory is merely a piece of iconography… used to express
Thelma & Louise (1991)
Louise is working in a diner as a waitress and has some problems with
her boyfriend Jimmy, who, as a musician, is always on the road.
Thelma is married to Darryl who likes his wife to stay quiet in the
kitchen so that he can watch football on TV.
One day they decide to break out of their normal life and jump in the
car and hit the road.
Their journey, however, turns into a flight when Louise kills a man
who threatens to rape Thelma.
They decide to go to Mexico, but soon they are hunted by American
Something’s like crossed over in me ,but I can’t go back.I mean, I
just couldn’t live.
We’re fugitives now, let’s start behaving like that.