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Have you ever felt like an underdog? Were you picked last for sports or business? Sometimes we feel like no one wants us.
That’s how the football player Kurt Warner (Zachary Levi) felt.
He knew he was good. He knew he could play. Yet, the teams in the NFL didn’t want him.
American Underdog tells the story of Kurt Warner and how he went from a high school football player to a Hyvee stocking clerk to an arena football star to an NFL star while being at an age most would have considered too old.
American Underdog is a feel-good movie. It’s inspiring and uplifting. And, surprisingly, I have to recommend it even though I don’t typically like these types of movies. Read more...
The cast and characters from the original Sing animated movie return in its sequel, Sing 2. The world is still pretty much the same for these characters. But the second go-around is almost as fun and enjoyable as the first.
Sing 2 is an animated musical in a world of animals. There are pigs, gorillas, koalas, and more that are anthropomorphic.
Your children will enjoy Sing 2. And, I think, you will enjoy Sing 2.
If not, you’ll at least come out of the movie a better leader. Let’s dive into the leadership lessons in Sing 2.
Quotes And Leadership Lessons From Sing 2
1. Buster Moon (Matthew McConaughey):
Great job, great job.
Mr. Moon’s team of singers had performed a great show. He saw how the audience was reacting. He knew he had to do something. Read more...
The Matrix returned to the theaters during Christmas 2021. The movie was initially scheduled to open on May 21st, 2021, alongside the latest John Wick movie (also starring Keanu Reeves). It was pushed to a 2022 release date until they decided to release on the week of Christmas.
The Matrix Resurrections brings us back to the virtual world where humans are connected to machines. The humans live in a virtual reality world.
This time, Keanu Reeves’ Neo is back in the Matrix after the events of the last four movies and the Matrix Online video game. He’s unaware of what had previously transpired. He’s plugged back in.
This is where the story begins anew. It’s also where this Reel Leadership article begins. Prepare yourself to plug into the Matrix and discover the leadership lessons within. Read more...
The third movie in the Sony/Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Spider-Man third movie. Tom Holland has starred as Peter Parker/Spider-Man in Homecoming, Far From Home, and, now, No Way Home. This third outing may be the best Spider-Man movie to date.
No Way Home has everything a Spider-Man fan could want. Improved villains, a fantastic story, and tragedy. This was all packed into a two-and-a-half-hour movie.
This is a movie you will want to see in the theaters. It’s that good.
Be warned, as we dive into the leadership lessons in Spider-Man: No Way Home, I will be sharing spoilers from the movie. If you haven’t seen No Way Home and don’t want to know what happens, stop reading now.
If you don’t care about spoilers or have already seen No Way Home, continue reading. You’ll find lots of leadership lessons in No Way Home. Read more...