What’s your favorite Gen2Gen mentoring movie?

Vote for your favorite Gen2Gen mentoring movie now for a chance to win $500 in movie tickets and learn more about how to be a mentor in real life! Stay tuned: On April 10, we’ll announce the top 10 mentoring movies of all time. Gen2Gen Movies & Mentors is brought to you by Gen2Gen, a campaign to mobilize a million adults 50+ to help kids thrive.

*One entry per person. You may only select one film. Encore.org staff and families are not eligible for the prize. Voting deadline is March 27th at 11:59 PM PST

In Harry Potter’s sixth year at Hogwarts, Professor Dumbledore takes him under his wing to teach him more about Lord Voldemort's dark past.
A determined young woman forms a close bond with a hardened boxing trainer to become a professional fighter.
Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family's ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather.
A seemingly perfect family looks to fix their problems with the help of Miss Clara, an older, wiser woman who encourages them to find happiness through prayer.
The story of Jaime Escalante, a high school teacher who successfully inspired his underestimated, low-income students to learn calculus.
Eighty-nine-year-old filmmaker Agnès Varda and 33-year-old photographer and muralist JR journey through rural France creating portraits that reveal the humanity in their subjects and themselves.
Will Hunting, a 20-year-old janitor at M.I.T., has a gift for mathematics, but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life.
With help from a coach, Akeelah, an 11-year-old girl living in South Los Angeles, tries to make it to the National Spelling Bee.
Former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, son of his late friend and rival Apollo Creed.
A national manhunt is ordered for a rebellious kid and his foster uncle who go missing in the wild New Zealand bush.
A young basketball player and writing prodigy forms an unlikely friendship with an eccentric, reclusive novelist.
After the rebels are overpowered by the Empire, Luke Skywalker begins training with Yoda, a legendary Jedi master.
A contemporary story of love, rejection and triumph as a young Maori girl in a patriarchal tribe fights a thousand years of tradition to fulfill her destiny.
A reformed gang leader returns to Harlem and takes a job delivering meals. When he meets and bonds with an older woman, the two of them discover there is hope and joy in their surroundings.
Blindsided by a new generation of race cars, Lightning McQueen turns to Cruz Ramirez, an eager young technician, and some old-timers to prove he's still in the game.
An older filmmaker recalls his childhood when falling in love with the pictures at the cinema and forms a deep friendship with the cinema's younger projectionist.
An idealistic out-of-work engineer teaches a group of rambunctious working-class high school students from the slums of London's East End.
In his home equipped with balloons, 78-year-old Carl Fredricksen travels to Paradise Falls, inadvertently taking a young stowaway.
Seventy-year-old widower Ben Whittaker becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, where he becomes a mentor to the young founder of the company.
A coming-of-age story about a shy, young boy sent by his irresponsible mother to spend the summer with his wealthy, eccentric uncles in Texas.
A documentary that follows jazz legend Clark Terry as he mentors Justin Kauflin, a 23-year-old blind piano prodigy.
The true story of a newly appointed African-American coach and his high school football team on their first season as a racially integrated unit.
A grandfather joins his dysfunctional family on a cross-country road-trip to bring his young granddaughter to the finals of a beauty pageant.
A martial arts master in Southern California takes a bullied teenager under his wing, training him in both Karate and in life.
When a terrible curse reaches Moana's island, her grandmother encourages her to seek out the Demigod Maui to set things right.