I've got my list started of guy movies that inspire and/or kick ass ... but always open to suggestions!
  1. The Shawshank Redemption
    Takeaways: Even in the face of injustice, be true to yourself. Get busy living, or get busy dying. "Hope is a good thing, maybe the best of things, and no good thing ever dies."
  2. Lord of the Rings
    Takeaways: Courage. Loyalty. "There's some good in this world, Mr. Frodo. And it's worth fighting for."
  3. Les Miserables
    Takeaways: No man is beyond redemption. Even a small kindness can change peoples' lives. "Who am I? I'm Jean Valjean."
  4. Star Wars
    Takeaways: Steer clear of Sand People. In their darkest hour, the forces of good find a way to triumph. "The Force is strong with this one."
  5. Last of the Mohicans
    Takeaways: Live in harmony with nature and other men, even in the face of greed and evil. "It is more stirring to my blood than any imagining could possibly have been"
  6. Crimson Tide
    Takeaways: When the path seems convoluted, err on the side that doesn't destroy the world. "I don't mean to suggest that you're indecisive, Mr. Hunter. Not at all. Just complicated."
  7. Raiders of the Lost Ark
    Takeaways: Never trust a Nazi. Don't bring a scimitar to a gun fight. "I hate snakes."
  8. Gladiator
    Takeaways: Honor your ancestors. What we do in life echoes in eternity. "At my signal, unleash hell."
  9. Superman
    Takeaways: A hero does what is right, even at great personal cost. "He will not be alone. He will never be alone."
  10. Rudy
    Takeaways: Perseverance. "Since when are you the quitting kind?"
  11. Airplane
    Takeaways: There's a hero in all of us. "I am serious. And don't call me Shirley."
  12. The Goonies
    Goonies never say die. Friends til the end.
    Suggested by @wonderishmama
  13. The Princess Bride
    Because true love.
  14. The Big Lebowski.
    When he's older. Mug older.
    Suggested by @pili_ervin