Motivational speech from the movie invictus: this is our country filed under motivational speeches 0 seven minutes remain in extra time in the rugby world cup final south africa trails new zealand 12-9 the new zealanders are pressing and if they score, south africa is almost certainly lost south africa is called for a penalty and its.
Invictus is a 2009 american-south african biographical sports drama film directed by clint eastwood and starring morgan freeman and matt damon the story is based on the john carlin book playing the enemy: nelson mandela and the game that made a nation about the events in south africa before and during the 1995 rugby world cup. Invictus (2009) quotes on imdb: memorable quotes and exchanges from movies, tv series and more imdb movies, tv & showtimes pulp fiction (1994) #8 on imdb top rated buy movie and tv show dvds dpreview digital photography audible download.
Invictus a movie that touches on a lot of issues nelson mandela and the south african people faced as a nation nelson mandela was faced with bringing a nation separated due to racial segregation and he accomplished this goal by helping the south african rugby team win the world cup. Inspirational movie speeches i have racked up twenty movies that are on my list to watch over and over again, at least for the inspirational speeches in them ready to be inspired in no particular order, here we go: 1 independence day (1996) – president whitmore speech the aliens have pretty much conquered earth.
American rhetoric: movie speech invictus (2009) president mandela addresses staff on first official day as president your browser does not support the video tag.
The film tells the inspiring true story of how nelson mandela joined forces with the captain of south africa's rugby team to help unite their country newly elected president mandela knows his nation remains racially and economically divided in the wake of apartheid. Clint eastwood directs a film which is as stately as a nobel peace prize acceptance speech, or perhaps the inaugural address to some memorial library a more off-message director might have wanted.
In the 1942 film kings row, parris mitchell, a psychiatrist played by robert cummings, recites the first two stanzas of invictus to his friend drake mchugh, played by ronald reagan, before revealing to drake that his legs were unnecessarily amputated by a cruel doctor. The majestic invictus, the most rousing movie about sport since chariots of fire, fits very much into this pattern it's an account of the relationship between president nelson mandela and francois pienaar, captain of the south africa team in the 1995 rugby world cup tournament.