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

Movies With Kleptomania/Shoplifting

Robot & Frank (2012)
PG-13 Comedy Crime Drama Senior Interest
Assisted Living/Managed Care Facility Kleptomania/Shoplifting Caregiving Enabling Dementia Co-Dependent Personality Disorder

In the near future in countrified Colds Springs, New York lives Frank, a long divorced, retired cat burglar. While his successful son, Hunter, tries...

Director : Jake Schreier
Cast : Frank Langella, James Marsden, Liv Tyler, Susan Sarandan, Jeremy Strong, Peter Sarsgaard, Jeremy Sisto

Wonder Boys (2000)
R Comedy Drama Romance Dark Comedy Coming of Age Satire
Substance Abuse Panic Attacks Writer's Block Sexual Dissatisfaction Chronic Depression Passive Aggressive Behavior Kleptomania/Shoplifting Crossdressing Divorce Alcohol Abuse Adultery Promiscuity Unexpected Pregnancy

Fifty-something Grady is a tenured, creative writing professor teaching at a Pittsburgh university based on the notoriety of his one novel, written se...

Director : Curtis Hanson
Cast : Michael Douglas, Tobey Maguire, Frances McDormand, Robert Downey Jr., Katie Holmes, Rip Torn, Richard Thomas, Jane Adams, Richard Knox

Detective Story (1951)
NR Crime Drama Mystery Film-Noir
Abuse, Psychological Abuse, Emotional Kleptomania/Shoplifting Abuse, Verbal Abortion, Illegal

Jim is a tough, cynical detective who believes in a strict interpretation of the law. The current object of his zealousness is Karl, an abortionist re...

Director : William Wyler
Cast : Kirk Douglas, Eleanor Parker, William Bendix, Lee Grant, William Bendix, Cathy O'Donnell

Chocolat (2000)
PG-13 Comedy Drama Romance Suspense
Diabetes Depression, Situational Denial Domestic Violence Passive Aggressive Behavior Narcissistic Personality Disorder Kleptomania/Shoplifting

In the late 1950's, a beautiful and mysterious single mother, Vianne, and her six-year-old daughter move to a village in rural France. They create a s...

Director : Lasse Hallström
Cast : Alfred Molina, Carrie-Anne Moss, Aurelien Parent Koenig, Antonio Gil

The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
R Avant-Garde Comedy Drama Satire
Substance Abuse Nervous Breakdown/Collapse Incest Adultery Suicidal Kleptomania/Shoplifting Heart Failure Depression

Three child prodigies, all unique geniuses, are deserted by their father. They grow up lost and bewildered adults with their eccentric mother running ...

Director : Wes Anderson
Cast : Gene Hackman, Anjelica Huston, Ben Stiller, Gwyneth Paltrow, Luke Wilson

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

Marnie (1964)
NR Drama Romance Suspense Thriller
Death of Spouse Antisocial Personality Disorder Frigidity Invalid Masochism Domestic Violence Kleptomania/Shoplifting Single Parenting Psychogenic/Dissociative Amnesia Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Traumatized early by something she can't articulate, by 1964 Marnie has grown up to be a beautiful,yet frigid kleptomaniac who steals to support her m...

Director : Alfred Hitchcock
Cast : Tippi Hedren, Sean Connery, Diane Baker, Mariette Hartley, Bruce Dern, Martin Gabel, Louise Latham

The Grifters (1990)
R Action Crime Drama Mystery Thriller Film-Noir Psychological
Abuse, Psychological Delusional Narcissistic Personality Disorder Single Parenting Psychopathy Asocial Behavior Addiction, Gambling Abuse,Child Prostitution Abuse, Emotional Incest Kidney Condition Insanity Unexpected Pregnancy Kleptomania/Shoplifting

In Los Angeles, Roy, a twenty-four-year old grifter independent since he was sixteen and posing as a salesman, receives a smashed kidney by an angry b...

Director : Stephen Frears
Cast : Anjelica Huston, John Cusack, Annette Bening, J.T. Walsh, Pat Hingle, Sandy Baron,

Drugstore Cowboy (1989)
R Crime Drama Roadtrip
Seizures/Convulsions Addiction, Substance Substance Overdose Addiction, Danger Rehabilitation Facility Death, Sudden Kleptomania/Shoplifting Epilepsy

In 1970's Portland Bob is the leader of his family of drug addicts. It consists of his wife, Dianne, and another couple. Working in pairs, they financ...

Director : Gus Van Sant
Cast : Matt Dillon, Kelly Lynch, James Le Gros, Heather Graham

The Ice Storm (1997)
R Drama Suspense Coming of Age
Virginity, Female Promiscuity Sexual Dissatisfaction Virginity, Male Sexual Confusion Kleptomania/Shoplifting Death of Child Alcoholism, Functional Depression Death of Sibling Adultery

In 1973 New Canaan, Connecticut affluent families escape through alcohol, adultery, drugs, and spouse swapping at "key parties" over a Thanksgiving we...

Director : Ang Lee
Cast : Kevin Kline, Joan Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Christina Ricci, Tobey McGuire, Katie Holmes, Allison Janney, Jamey Sheridan, Elijah Wood, Kate Burton, Larry Pine, Henry Czerny

View from the Top (2003)
PG-13 Comedy Romance Satire
Alcoholism Strabismas Eye Disorder Insecurity Promiscuity Commitment Phobia Alzheimer’s Disease Kleptomania/Shoplifting

Donna lives in a trailer in Silver Springs, Nevada with her mother, an ex-showgirl on the fourth of her alcoholic husbands. Donna's sweet, but also de...

Director : Bruno Barreto
Cast : Gwyneth Paltrow, Christina Applegate, Mark Ruffalo, Candice Bergen,Kelly Preston, Mike Myers, Rob Lowe