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

Movies With Miscarriage

The Rainmaker (1997)
PG-13 Crime Drama Thriller
Leukemia Depression, Clinical Abuse, Psychological Delusional Miscarriage Abuse, Sex Alcoholism Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Nervous Breakdown/Collapse Divorce Bone Marrow Donor Abuse, Verbal Orphaned Abuse, Physical

Broke, evicted and unemployed, Rudy, a recent law school grad must resort to his only job offer: working for a law firm run by a lawyer known as "Bru...

Director : Francis Ford Coppola
Cast : Matt Damon, Danny DeVito, Claire Danes, Jon Voight, Teresa Wright, Mary Kay Place, Mickey Rourke, Danny Glover

Vera Drake (2004)
R Crime Drama History
Abortion, Illegal Miscarriage

In 1950's London Vera Drake is a wife and mother completely devoted to and loved by, her working class family. She spends her days caring for them, he...

Director : Mike Leigh
Cast : Imelda Staunton, Richard Graham, Eddie Marsan, Anna Keaveney

Peyton Place (1957)
G Drama Romance Courtroom Drama Based On Novel
Virginity, Female Sexuality Attachment Disorder Virginity, Male Alcoholism Self-Esteem Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Divorce Incest Adultery Abortion, Illegal Promiscuity Death of Parent Unexpected Pregnancy Depression, Situational Suicide Stress Rape Illegitimacy Denial Frigidity Domestic Violence Narcissistic Personality Disorder Single Parenting Miscarriage Asocial Behavior

In 1942, Peyton Place, New Hampshire hypocritical adults try to pass off their questionable standards to the next generation with no success. Each fam...

Director : Mark Robson
Cast : Lana Turner, Lee Philips, Lloyd Nolan, Arthur Kennedy, Diane Varsi, Hope Lange, Russ Tamblyn, Terry Moore, David Nelson, Betty Field, Mildred Dunnock, Lorne Greene, Barry Coe, Leon Ames, Erin O'Brien-Moore

Penny Serenade (1941)
NOT RATED Comedy Drama Romance
Insecurity Anxiety Adoption Survivor Guilt Death of Child Miscarriage Depression, Situational Denial Infertility

In 1941, Julie prepares to leave her loving but financially irresponsible husband, Roger. Before leaving, she goes through her scrapbook and begins to...

Director : George Stevens
Cast : Irene Dunne, Cary Grant, Beulah Bondi, Edgar Buchanan

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
R Drama
Enabling Delusional Sexual Dissatisfaction Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Chronic Depression Passive Aggressive Behavior Miscarriage Infertility Alcoholism Adultery Abuse, Verbal Abortion, Illegal Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)

George and Martha are a middle-aged couple, whose alcohol-fueled marriage is defined by verbal abuse, enabling, and emotional co-dependency. George's ...

Director : Mike Nichols
Cast : Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, George Segal, Sandy Dennis

The Help (2011)
PG-13 Drama Dark Comedy
Abuse, Psychological Domestic Violence Alzheimer’s Disease Narcissistic Personality Disorder Caregiving Miscarriage Infertility Harassment, Intimidation, Bullying (HIB) Insecurity Anxiety Alcohol Abuse Abuse, Emotional Cancer Abuse, Verbal Abuse, Physical Abuse,Child

In 1963, Skeeter graduates from college and returns home to her life long friends in Jackson, Mississippi determined to become a journalist. As she re...

Director : Tate Taylor
Cast : Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Bryce Dallas Howard, Jessica Chastain, Octavia Spencer, Allison Janney, Sissy Spacek, Cicely Tyson

The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)
R Drama Thriller
Death of Spouse Insanity Chronic Respiratory Condition Psychopathy Miscarriage Learning Disabilities Abuse, Sex Developmental Delays Asthma

After Claire reports her doctor to the police for sex abuse, he commits suicide. This traumatic event caused the doctor's then pregnant wife to miscar...

Director : Curtis Hanson
Cast : Annabella Sciorra, Rebecca De Mornay, Matt McCoy, Ernie Hudson, Julianne Moore

Labor Day (2013)
PG-13 Drama Romance Coming of Age Based On Novel
Death of Spouse Stillbirth Postpartum Depression Agoraphobia Chronic Depression Miscarriage Mobility Cerebral Palsy Self-Esteem Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Nervous Breakdown/Collapse Divorce Blended Families Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Death of Child Abuse,Child

In the rural town of Holten Mills, New Hampshire in 1987 at the start of the long Labor Day weekend, a severely depressed mother, Adele, with a thirte...

Director : Jason Reitman
Cast : Kate Winslet, Josh Brolin, Gattlin Griffith, Tobey Maguire, Brooke Smith

Young Adult (2011)
R Drama Dark Comedy
Depression, Clinical Enabling Delusional Unexpected Pregnancy Paralysis Writer's Block Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Miscarriage Denial Harassment, Intimidation, Bullying (HIB) Alcoholism Nervous Breakdown/Collapse

Thirty-seven-year-old Mavis is a divorced, alcoholic writer of a young adult series that will end when she completes the last book. But Mavis is havi...

Director : Jason Reitman
Cast : Charlize Theron, Patton Oswalt, Patrick Wilson, Elizabeth Reaser

He Loves Me... He Loves Me Not (2002)
PG-13 Crime Mystery Romance Suspense Thriller
Mental Health Facilities Depression, Clinical Suicidal Insanity Delusional Paranoia Erotomania Miscarriage Heart Failure Marital Separation Adultery

Angelique, a young student, is in love with a married doctor Loic. Viewers observe her attempts to meet him, gain his attention, leave his wife, and m...

Director : Laetitia Colombani
Cast : Audrey Tautou, Samuel Le Bihan, Isabelle Carré, Sophie Guillemin

Citizen Ruth (1996)
R Drama Dark Comedy Satire
Prostitution Addiction, Substance Promiscuity Abortion, Legal Unexpected Pregnancy Single Parenting Miscarriage Foster Care

Ruth Stoops is a single mother addicted to sniffing glue who has lost her four children to foster care due to her inability to reform or develop any s...

Director : Alexander Payne
Cast : Laura Dern, Swoosie Kurtz, Kurtwood Smith, Mary Kay Place

Blackboard Jungle (1955)
APPROVED Crime Drama Film-Noir
Rape Abuse, Emotional Abuse, Verbal Miscarriage Abuse, Physical

WW II veteran Rick Dadier is one of three new teachers hired at North Manual High, an inner city school for boys. His first teaching assignment, he ne...

Director : Richard Brooks
Cast : Glenn Ford, Anne Francis, Louis Calhern, Margaret Hayes

Gone with the Wind (1939)
G Drama Epic History Romance War
Histrionic Personality Disorder Death of Spouse Death of Parent Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) Unexpected Pregnancy Alzheimer’s Disease Sexual Confusion Death of Child Miscarriage Abuse, Sex Developmental Delays

Scarlett is a beautiful, strong-willed, southern woman used to getting what she wants. She survives the Civil War despite the deaths of multiple husba...

Director : Victor Fleming, George Cukor, Sam Wood
Cast : Thomas Mitchell, Barbara O'Neil, Vivien Leigh, Evelyn Keyes

Come Back, Little Sheba (1952)
NR Drama Romance Film-Noir
Enabling Unexpected Pregnancy Sexual Dissatisfaction Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Passive Aggressive Behavior Miscarriage Denial Wendy Syndrome Alcoholism

For two decades Doc and Lola Delaney have avoided discussion about Doc's lack of success because he was unable to complete med school due to their "s...

Director : Daniel Mann
Cast : Burt Lancaster, Shirley Booth, Terry Moore, Richard Jaeckel

Leave Her to Heaven (1945)
APPROVED Crime Drama Suspense Thriller Film-Noir
Mobility Miscarriage Death, Sudden Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) Unexpected Pregnancy Paralysis Psychosis

While on a train, writer Richard meets attractive Ellen. She quickly becomes obsessed with Richard and discards her fiancé Russell to be with him. Cau...

Director : John M. Stahl
Cast : Gene Tierney, Cornel Wilde, Jeanne Crain, Vincent Price, Daryll Hickman

A Deadly Adoption (2015)
TV-14 Drama Thriller
Infertility Alcoholic, Recovering Adoption Miscarriage Diabetes

Robert and Sarah Benson are a successful couple expecting a second child. During a lakeside party they are hosting, Sarah, who is heavily pregnant, ta...

Director : Rachel Goldenberg
Cast : Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig, Debra Christofferson, Matt Corboy