Curated Movies Categorized By Disability, Disorder, Disease And Other Human Challenges

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Love Actually (2003)
R Comedy Drama Family Romance
Marital Separation Enabling Depression Death of Parent Schizophrenia Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Caregiving

Against the backdrop of aged has-been rock star Billy Mack's Christmas themed comeback cover of "Love Is All Around," nine stories intertwine that exp...

Director : Richard Curtis
Cast : Emma Thompson, Bill Nighy, Hugh Grant, Liam Neeson, Laura Linney, Rowan Atkinson, Alan Rickman, Billy Bob Thornton,Gregor Fisher, Rory MacGregor, Colin Firth

An Autumn Afternoon (1962)
NOT RATED Drama
Death of Spouse Alcoholism Arranged Marriage

In 1960's Tokyo, the widower, Hirayama, a former captain from the Japanese navy, now manages a factory while living with his twenty-four year-old daug...

Director : Yasujirô Ozu
Cast : Chishû Ryû, Shima Iwashita, Keiji Sada, Mariko Okada

The Thin Man (1934)
NR Comedy Crime Mystery
Alcoholism

After a four years, detective Nick Charles returns to Manhattan with his wealthy, new wife, Nora, and dog, Asta. Nick re-connects with many of his old...

Director : W.S. Van Dyke
Cast : William Powell, Myrna Loy, Maureen O'Sullivan, Nat Pendleton, Asta, Cesar Romero

The Shipping News (2001)
R Action Drama History Romance Suspense
Addiction, Substance Enabling Down’s Syndrome Rape Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Caregiving Single Parenting Denial Anxiety Incest Abuse, Verbal

After being abused by a loveless father, Quoyle marries an equally abusive wife who soon leaves him to raise their daughter alone. Once his father and...

Director : Lasse Hallström
Cast : Kevin Spacey, Julianne Moore, Judi Dench, Cate Blanchett, Scott Glenn, Rhys Ifans, Judi Dench, Gordon Pinchett, Larry Pine, Pete Postethwaite