Highest-Rated Movies about 'Mentorship', Sort by Popularity


Logan (2017), Super 30 (2019), Undefeated (2011), Scent of a Woman (1975), Doctor Strange (2016), Shirkers (2018), The Cowboys (1972), The Tin Star (1957) ... Let's take a look at the ranked list of the best Mentorship movies.


Logan (2017)

In a future where mutants are nearly extinct, an elderly and weary Logan leads a quiet life. But when Laura, a mutant child pursued by scientists, comes to him for help, he must get her to safety.

wolverine, professor x, young girl, soldier, brooding, somber, rousing

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Super 30 (2019)

Based on the life of Patna-based mathematician Anand Kumar who runs the famed Super 30 program for IIT aspirants in Patna.

mathematician, student, teacher, inspiring, confident, engaging, intense

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Undefeated (2011)

Chronicles three underprivileged students from inner-city Memphis and their volunteer coach who tries to help them beat the odds on and off the field.

football coach, football player, high-school student, inspiring, intense, heartwarming, memphis, tenn.

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Scent of a Woman (1975)

An army cadet accompanies an irascible, blind captain on a week-long trip from Turin to Naples. The captain, Fausto, who wants no pity, brooks no disagreement, and charges into every situation, nicknames the youth Ciccio ("Babyfat"), and spends the next few days ordering him about and generally behaving badly in public. In Rome, Fausto summons a priest to ask for his ...Read all

captain, blind person, aide, soldier, old flame, father figure, cheeky

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Doctor Strange (2016)

While on a journey of physical and spiritual healing, a brilliant neurosurgeon is drawn into the world of the mystic arts.

neurosurgeon, mystic, girlfriend, assistant, sorcerer, villain, brooding

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Shirkers (2018)

A woman explores the events surrounding a film she and her friends began making with a mysterious stranger decades ago.

teen girl, mentor, friend, filmmaker, novelist, mysterious man, confident

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The Cowboys (1972)

Rancher Wil Andersen is forced to hire inexperienced boys as cowhands in order to get his herd to market on time but the rough drive is full of dangers and a gang of cattle rustlers is trailing them.

rancher, cowboy, young boy, cook, pretty woman, bandit, spirited

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The Tin Star (1957)

A cynical former sheriff turned bounty hunter helps a young, recently appointed acting sheriff with his advice, his experience and his gun.

gunslinger, bounty hunter, sheriff, doctor, engaging, spirited, wild west

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Together (2002)

Liu Xiaochun (Tang Yun), a 13-year-old violin prodigy, and his devoted father, Liu Cheng (Liu Peiqi), leave their provincial Chinese town for Beijing, hoping to find a violin teacher and, ultimately, success. The teenager is at first coached by the eccentric professor Jiang (Wang Zhiwen), but he is soon replaced with the renowned professor Yu (Chen Kaige). The day of the big competition is fast approaching, and Xiaochun must decide if this new, high-pressure life is right for him.

violinist, child prodigy, father, music teacher, eccentric, competitor, emotional

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The Master (2012)

A Naval veteran arrives home from war unsettled and uncertain of his future - until he is tantalized by the Cause and its charismatic leader.

drifter, cult leader, wife, daughter, follower, gutsy, fascinating

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Dark Matter (2007)

Just as his childhood sweetheart Natalia returns, his infertile brother Antonio asks Jorge to impregnate Paula, Antonio's imprisoned girlfriend.

astrophysicist, mentor, chinese immigrant, professor, wealthy woman, husband, intricate

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Sansa (2003)

Sansa is a young man. The camera pursues him, takes a peep at him, tries to catch his face, his look, his cap. The camera gets out of breath running after the man, becoming an observer, a friend into his endless trip between the stations of Paris, the streets of Spain and Portugal, Italy and Hungary, Burkina Faso and Egypt, India, the illuminated roads and boards and ...Read all

hustler, artist, beautiful woman, conductor, elderly man, fascinating, spirited

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The Saint of Fort Washington (1993)

A homeless schizophrenic seeks the help of a streetwise combat veteran as they attempt to overcome cruel life on the streets.

homeless person, mentally impaired person, bully, friend, veteran, gritty, emotional

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The David Dance (2014)

David, the host of a local gay radio show in Buffalo, New York, struggles with self-doubt when his single sister asks him to be the father figure for her soon to be adopted Brazilian child. This story explores the exceptionally colorful relationship between a brother and sister, and the impact of the spoken word on the human spirit.

radio host, gay man, sister, orphan, partner, brooding, emotional

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State of Play (2009)

When a congressional aide is killed, a Washington D.C. journalist starts investigating the case involving the congressman, his old college friend.

reporter, congressman, informant, rookie, insider, engaging, intricate

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On the Ropes (1999)

The story of three young boxers and their coach who is determined to guide them in a positive direction in and out of the ring.

boxer, trainer, young man, young woman, moving, gutsy, brooklyn, n.y.

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Brother to Brother (2004)

A drama that looks back on the Harlem Renaissance from the perspective of an elderly, black writer who meets a gay teenager in a New York homeless shelter.

painter, poet, author, playwright, father, uplifting, endearing

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Storm Boy (1976)

Mike is a lonely Australian boy living in a coastal wilderness with his reclusive father. In search of friendship he encounters an Aboriginal native loner and the two form a bond in the care of orphaned pelicans.

young boy, father, aborigine, pelican, ranger, teacher, fascinating

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Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi (2017)

Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares for battle with the First Order.

soldier, mentor, mentee, gripping, raw, india, war zone

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The Color of Money (1986)

Fast Eddie Felson teaches a cocky but immensely talented protégé the ropes of pool hustling, which in turn inspires him to make an unlikely comeback.

hustler, student, girlfriend, opponent, fascinating, confident, cool

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Boots Malone (1952)

Boots Malone is jockey's agent and a bit of a wheeler-dealer who went from living at the Ritz to living in a room at the stables when his star jockey was killed in an accident. After nearly three years, he has yet to find a replacement for him. Along with his cronies at the track, he manages to buy a horse that's a bit of a sleeper. Their hopes of cashing in big take ...Read all

agent, jockey, manager, gambler, mother, friend, engaging

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Trapeze (1956)

A crippled circus acrobat is torn emotionally between two ambitious young trapeze artists, one a talented young American and a less-gifted but beautiful Italian.

trapeze artist, acrobat, woman, ex-lover, intense, touching, paris

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The Flim Flam Man (1967)

A rural con artist and an army deserter cheat the townsfolk and are aided by a rich gal who shields the fleeing duo from the wrath of the pursuing sheriff.

con artist, deserter, sheriff, rich girl, mother, father, amusing

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White Banners (1938)

A homeless woman named Hannah drifts into the lives of the kindly Ward family, in a small Indiana town in 1919. Hannah makes herself useful as a cook and housekeeper and stays with the Wards... but her real interest is in meeting their neighbor, teenager Peter Trimble. It turns out that Peter is the son she bore out of wedlock and gave up for adoption, and now Hannah ...Read all

housekeeper, inventor, teen boy, daughter, wife, mechanic, emotional

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Hearts in Atlantis (2001)

Widowed Liz Garfield (Hope Davis) and her son Bobby (Anton Yelchin) change when mysterious stranger Ted Brautigan (Sir Anthony Hopkins) enters their lives.

young boy, mother, friend, girlfriend, older man, man, touching

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Young Dr. Kildare (1938)

Dr. James Kildare decides to take a position at a large New York hospital instead of joining his father's country practice but he finds himself in serious trouble when he saves a suicidal woman.

doctor, mentor, mother, father, love interest, politician, emotional

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Morning Raga (2004)

A violinist and a vocal singer, their children; a businessman, his wife and their daughter accidentally meet on a bridge spanning the banks of the Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh, India. Fast forward twenty years, the children grow up and the bridge becomes a symbolic one, reuniting the lives and deaths of the six that met on that fateful day. Music, love, compassion...Read all

singer, best friend, son, teen boy, teen girl, mother, touching

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South Central (1992)

A former gangster fresh out of prison wants to change his life for the better and must save his 10 year old son who has already chosen a gang life.

gang member, girlfriend, son, best friend, convict, father, gripping

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Happythankyoumoreplease (2010)

Captures a generational moment - young people on the cusp of truly growing up, tiring of their reflexive cynicism, each in their own ways struggling to connect and define what it means to love and be loved.

young man, young woman, singer, love interest, writer, child, amusing

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Surf's Up (2007)

A behind-the-scenes look at the annual Penguin World Surfing Championship, and its newest participant, up-and-comer Cody Maverick.

teenager, penguin, friend, competitor, charming, cool, creative

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