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

Titles

Olive Kitteridge (2014)
Drama Romance Dark Comedy Based On Novel
Death of Spouse Abuse, Psychological Enabling Bipolar Disorder Asthma Alcoholism Insecurity Anxiety Abuse, Emotional Cancer Adultery Suicidal Death of Parent Stroke Depression, Situational Suicide Schizophrenia Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Survivor Guilt Kleptomania/Shoplifting Depression, Clinical

From 1980 to 2005 the inhabitants of a small town in Maine face a number of mental health challenges. Their actions are seen through the harsh, hurt e...

Director : N/A
Cast : Frances McDormand, Richard Jenkins, Zoe Kazan, Rosemarie DeWitt, Bill Murray, Ken Cheeseman, Ann Dowd

Random Harvest (1942)
PASSED Drama Romance
Retrograde Amnesia Head Injury

A veteran of World War I with amnesia meets a loving showgirl who nurses him back to health. They marry and settle into a happy life until another acc...

Director : Mervyn LeRoy
Cast : Ronald Colman, Greer Garson, Philip Dorn, Susan Peters

The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
PG-13 Drama Romance
Prosthetics Death of Child Cancer Chronic Respiratory Condition Amputation

Hazel and Augustus are two teenagers who share an acerbic wit and a disdain for the conventional. They meet at a support group and it's love at first ...

Director : Josh Boone
Cast : Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Nat Wolff, Laura Dern

Kissing Jessica Stein (2001)
R Comedy Drama Romance
Sexual Dissatisfaction Sexual Confusion Promiscuity Depression Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Jessica Stein is a single, straight, journalist whose her editor and boss is her former college boyfriend. This proximity is a negative, constant remi...

Director : Charles Herman-Wurmfeld
Cast : Jennifer Westfeldt, Heather Juergensen, Scott Cohen, Jackie Hofman, Jon Hamm, Tovah Feldshuh, Esther Wurmfeld, Hillel Friedman