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

Billy Elliot (2000)
PG-13 Comedy Drama Music Dark Comedy Dance
Harassment, Intimidation, Bullying (HIB) Caregiving Depression Death of Parent Domestic Violence Alzheimer’s Disease

In 1984, County Durham, England during the longest, most violent coal miner's strike against the Thatcher administration that Britain had seen since W...

Director : Stephen Daldry
Cast : Jamie Bell, Jean Heywood, Jamie Draven, Gary Lewis

Art School Confidential (2006)
R Comedy Drama Dark Comedy
HIV infected Alcoholism Virginity, Male Adultery Death, Sudden

Jerome, a teenager from the suburbs passionate about art, goes to New York City's Strathmore College as a drawing major. Competition and petty jealous...

Director : Terry Zwigoff
Cast : Max Minghella, Sophia Myles, John Malkovich, Angelica Huston, Jim Broadbent

Philomena (2013)
PG-13 Drama Mystery Biography Roadtrip Based on True Events Dark Comedy
Abuse, Psychological Chronic Depression Death of Child Illegitimacy Depression, Situational Abuse,Child Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Adoption Abuse, Emotional Death of Parent Abuse, Physical Unexpected Pregnancy AIDS/HIV

In 1952 Ireland, a naive teenager named Philomena became pregnant. Her mother dead and her father horrified, he abandoned her to a an abusive workhous...

Director : Stephen Frears
Cast : Judi Dench, Steve Coogan, Sophie Kennedy Clark, Mare Winningham,Anna Maxwell Martin

Words and Pictures (2013)
PG-13 Drama Romance Dark Comedy
Sexual Harassment, Female Rhumetoid Arthritis Passive Aggressive Behavior Narcissistic Personality Disorder Alcoholism, Functional Single Parenting Oppositional Defiant Disorder Depression, Situational Denial Mobility Harassment, Intimidation, Bullying (HIB)

In a private school in Maine, Jack is the outspoken, alcoholic English teacher is prone to competitive word games on lunch breaks with colleagues. Din...

Director : Fred Schepisi
Cast : Clive Owen, Juliette Binoche, Bruce Davison, Navid Negahban, Any Brenneman, Valerie Tian

An Unfinished Life (2005)
PG-13 Action Crime Drama Dark Comedy
Death of Spouse Enabling Disfigurement Domestic Violence Passive Aggressive Behavior Caregiving Single Parenting Mobility Alcoholism Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Divorce Abuse, Verbal Abuse, Physical Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Survivor Guilt Death of Child Denial

In order to escape the domestic violence of Gary, her boyfriend, Jean, a single mother with a daughter named Griff, secretly leave Iowa. Broke, with n...

Director : Lasse Hallström
Cast : Robert Redford, Jennifer Lopez, Morgan Freeman, Damian Lewis, Josh Lucas

The Apartment (1960)
APPROVED Drama Romance Dark Comedy
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Insecurity Adultery Suicidal Enabling Sexual Harassment, Female Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Depression Harassment, Intimidation, Bullying (HIB)

By November 1, 1959, C.C. Baxter has been working at Consolidated Life Insurance's gigantic headquarters in Manhattan for close to four years. He alwa...

Director : Billy Wilder
Cast : Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray, Ray Walston

Seven Psychopaths (2012)
R Action Comedy Crime Dark Comedy
Alcoholism

A struggling screenwriter accidentally finds he's entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his friends kidnap a gangster's beloved Shih ...

Director : Martin McDonagh
Cast : Michael Pitt, Michael Stuhlbarg, Sam Rockwell, Colin Farrell

Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
R Crime Drama Dark Comedy
Asthma Diabetes

When an inexperienced criminal named Sonny leads a bank robbery in Brooklyn, everything quickly goes wrong and results in the Sonny holding the bank h...

Director : Sidney Lumet
Cast : Al Pacino, Chris Sarandan, Charles Durning, James Broderick, Carol Kane, Sully Boyar, John Cazale, Beulah Garrick

The Skeleton Twins (2014)
R Drama Dark Comedy
Sexuality Chronic Depression Sexual Confusion Passive Aggressive Behavior Narcissistic Personality Disorder Abuse, Sex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Fertility Blended Families Adultery Suicidal Promiscuity Death of Parent Depression, Situational Suicide Denial Abuse,Child

When their father's suicide is compounded by another frightening event, fraternal teenage twins Maggie and Milo cannot go to their widowed mother; she...

Director : Craig Johnson
Cast : Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader, Luke Wilson, Ty Burrell

We Have a Pope (2011)
NOT RATED Comedy Dark Comedy
Depression, Clinical

Following the death of the Pope, the Vatican elects his successor and settles on Cardinal Melville. But as the faithful gather in Saint Peter's Square...

Director : Nanni Moretti
Cast : Michel Piccoli, Jerzy Stuhr, Renato Scarpa, Franco Graziosi

American Hustle (2013)
R Crime Drama Romance Based on True Events Dark Comedy Historical Fiction True Crime
Substance Abuse Enabling Sociopathy Panic Attacks Agoraphobia Narcissistic Personality Disorder Single Parenting Gaslighting Insecurity Anxiety Adoption Blended Families Adultery Promiscuity Abuse, Physical Chronic Heart Condition Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Denial

In 1978, Long Island, New York con man Irving Rosenfeld, along with his partner and lover, Sydney, are caught in a scam by ambitious FBI agent Richie ...

Director : David O. Russell
Cast : Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Jennifer Lawrence, Alessandro Nivola, Robert DeNiro, Elisabeth Rohm, Louis C.K.

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

Welcome to Me (2014)
R Drama Dark Comedy Farce Satire
Burn Victim Enabling Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Chronic Depression Narcissistic Personality Disorder Bipolar Disorder Addiction, Sex Denial Nervous Breakdown/Collapse Insecurity Promiscuity Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)

In California, Alice, a girl with manic depression who grows to be a woman with borderline personality disorder, uses her disability earnings on lotte...

Director : Shira Piven
Cast : Kristen Wiig, James Marsden, Wes Bentley, Tim Robbins, Linda Cardellini, Joan Cusack, Jennifer Jason Leigh

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

Shopgirl (2005)
R Drama Romance Dark Comedy
Depression, Clinical Commitment Phobia Voyeurism

Although recent UCLA graduate Mirabelle, works hard to make a life for herself in L.A. it's tough to pay off her college loan, find work as an artist ...

Director : Anand Tucker
Cast : Steve Martin, Claire Danes, Jason Schwartzman, Bridgette Wilson-Sampras

Running with Scissors (2006)
R Comedy Drama Dark Comedy Coming of Age
Substance Abuse Promiscuity Enabling Agoraphobia Sexuality Domestic Violence Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Bipolar Disorder Alcoholism Abuse, Emotional Abuse, Verbal

After years of observing his father's alcoholism and his mother bi-polar disorder, Augusten's parents finally divorce. He lives with his ill mother wh...

Director : Ryan Murphy
Cast : Annette Bening, Brian Cox, Joseph Fiennes, Evan Rachel Wood

Black or White (2014)
PG-13 Crime Drama Dark Comedy
Death of Spouse Addiction, Substance Enabling Death, Sudden Heart Attack Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Death of Child Caregiving Denial Alcoholism Blended Families

After his seventeen year old daughter dies during childbirth, Elliott and his wife are grandparents raising their bi-racial grand-daughter, Eloise, be...

Director : Mike Binder
Cast : Kevin Costner, Octavia Spencer, Jillian Estell, Bill Burr

The Big Sick (2017)
Comedy Romance Based on True Events Dark Comedy
Comatose Alcoholic, Recovering Arranged Marriage Adultery

Kumail, born in Pakistan and raised a Muslim, is on the brink of becoming a stand-up comedian when he meets non-Muslim, Emily. After lying to her abou...

Director : Michael Showalter
Cast : Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano

A Dog Year (2009)
Comedy Drama Dark Comedy Inspirational
Panic Attacks Depression, Clinical Writer's Block Marital Separation

Jon Katz is a writer with writer's block. His emotional distance has caused his wife to depart and he can barely answer the phone. When a kennel sends...

Director : George LaVoo
Cast : Jeff Bridges, Lauren Ambrose, Lois Smith, Domhnall Gleeson

The Rum Diary (2011)
R Comedy Drama Dark Comedy
Alcoholism

Alcoholic journalist Paul Kemp takes a job wih San Juan, Puerto Rico newspaper. His editor, Lotterman, first assigns him to tourist pieces and horosco...

Director : Bruce Robinson
Cast : Johnny Depp, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Rispoli, Amber Heard

Leaves of Grass (2009)
R Action Crime Drama Suspense Dark Comedy
Substance Abuse Depression, Clinical Addiction, Substance Death of Sibling Sexual Harassment, Male Death of Parent Abuse, Physical Chronic Depression Wendy Syndrome

The lives of two identical, but estranged twins: one an Ivy League classics professor and the other a small-time, yet brilliant marijuana grower who r...

Director : Tim Blake Nelson
Cast : Edward Norton, Keri Russell, Susan Sarandon, Lucy DeVito, Josh Pais, Richard Dreyfuss, Tim Blake Nelson, Melanie Lynskey

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

Falling Angels (2003)
NOT RATED Romance Dark Comedy Coming of Age
Substance Abuse Depression, Clinical Adultery Promiscuity Enabling Delusional Unexpected Pregnancy Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Death of Child Alcoholism

This coming of age story about three sisters with dysfunctional parents takes place in 1960's Ontario, near Niagra Falls. Each sister struggles for in...

Director : Scott Smith
Cast : Miranda Richardson, Callum Keith Rennie, Katharine Isabelle, Kristin Adams, Monte Gagne, Mark McKinney

Love Liza (2002)
R Comedy Drama Dark Comedy
Depression, Situational Suicide Addiction, Substance

Wilson Joel is a man attempting to move on from the sudden and inexplicable suicide of his wife. His mother-in-law tries to help but is in her own pa...

Director : Todd Louiso
Cast : Philip Seymour Hoffman, J.D. Walsh, Jimmy Raskin, Kathy Bates

Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
R Comedy Drama Romance Dark Comedy Ballroom Dancing Dance
Substance Abuse Abuse, Psychological Enabling Survivor Guilt Scapegoat Identity Bipolar Disorder Alcoholism, Functional Addiction, Sex Addiction, Gambling Genetically Predisposed Abuse, Emotional Abuse, Physical Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Co-Dependent Personality Disorder

Dolores discharges her son Pat, Jr. from a mental health institution, against his doctor's advice and without the knowledge of her husband, Pat Sr., a...

Director : David O. Russell
Cast : Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Jacki Weaver

Aurora Borealis (2005)
R Drama Romance Senior Interest Dark Comedy
Substance Abuse Assisted Living/Managed Care Facility Parkinson’s Disease Panic Attacks Chronic Depression Caregiving Oppositional Defiant Disorder Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Anxiety Adultery Suicidal Kidney Condition Death of Parent Chronic Heart Condition Euthanasia/Right To Die Co-Dependent Personality Disorder

Duncan is a depressed twenty-something in Minneapolis, Minnesota still playing hockey with his high school friends who mock, rather than help, him. Al...

Director : James C.E. Burke
Cast : Joshua Jackson, Donald Sutherland, Juliette Lewis, Louise Fletcher, Steven Pasquale, Katie Griffin, Zack Ward

Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (2002)
PG-13 Drama Dark Comedy Coming of Age
Substance Abuse Mental Health Facilities Depression, Clinical Smoking/Nicotine Addiction Domestic Violence Passive Aggressive Behavior Hunger Strike Denial Abuse,Child Nervous Breakdown/Collapse Alcohol Abuse Abuse, Verbal

A story set in Louisiana from pre WWII to 2002. It follows four lifelong friends who stage a drastic, long overdue intervention between one of them, V...

Director : Callie Khouri
Cast : Ashley Judd, Sandra Bullock, Ellen Burstyn, Fionnula Flanagan, James Garner, Maggie Smith, Shirley Knight, Angus Macfadyen, Gina McKee, Cherry Jones

Door to Door (2002)
Drama Biography Based on True Events Dark Comedy Inspirational
Cerebral Palsy

Due to an injury at birth, Bill Porter was born with cerebral palsy. By the late 1950's, after being raised by a positive, determined and supportive m...

Director : Steven Schachter
Cast : William H. Macy, Helen Mirren, Kyra Sedgwick, Kathy Baker, Joel Brooks

Departures (2008)
Drama Foreign Dark Comedy
Single Parenting Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Death of Parent

When Daigo, a cellist in Tokyo, loses his job, he and his wife must move to his home town to live in the quirky little house left to him by his deceas...

Director : Yôjirô Takita
Cast : Masahiro Motoki, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Ryôko Hirosue, Kazuko Yoshiyuki

Termini Station (1989)
R Drama Dark Comedy
Prostitution Infertility Death of Spouse Alcoholism Delusional Death of Parent Depression, Situational Suicide Single Parenting

In 1989, in a small mining town in northern Ontario, Canada Molly Dushane is a hard-drinking, reckless woman with a past and she's desperate for one l...

Director : Allan King
Cast : Megan Follows, Colleen Dewhurst, Gordon Clapp, Debra McGrath,

The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
R Action Adventure Comedy Crime Drama Dark Comedy
Disfigurement Club Foot Abuse, Physical

In the 1930's, somewhere in a fictional part of Europe, Gustave, a legendary concierge at the once famous Grand Budapest Hotel befriends a new lobby b...

Director : Wes Anderson
Cast : Ralph Fiennes, F. Murray Abraham, Mathieu Amalric, Adrien Brody, Saoirise Ronan, Jude Law, Tilda Swinton, Willem Dafoe, Jeff Goldblum

Mulholland Drive (2001)
R Avant-Garde Drama Mystery Thriller Film-Noir Dark Comedy Erotica Psychological
Dissociative Identity Disorder Abuse, Psychological Abuse, Emotional Retrograde Amnesia

A bright-eyed hopeful young actress arrives in Hollywood ready to be the next star. Instead, she's ensnared in a complex conspiracy involving a woman ...

Director : David Lynch
Cast : Naomi Watts, Jeanne Bates, Dan Birnbaum, Laura Harring

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

The King of Comedy (1982)
PG Dark Comedy
Psychopathy Delusional

Rupert is obsessed with becoming a legendary comedian. Yet after he approaches his idol, talk show host Jerry Langford abut being on his show, Jerry r...

Director : Martin Scorsese
Cast : Robert De Niro, Jerry Lewis, Diahnne Abbott, Sandra Bernhard

Forrest Gump (1994)
PG-13 Drama Epic Fantasy Romance War Dark Comedy Coming of Age Inspirational
Substance Abuse Virginity, Male Single Parenting Abuse,Child Harassment, Intimidation, Bullying (HIB) Developmental Delays Asperger's Syndrome Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Incest Promiscuity Death of Parent Amputation AIDS/HIV Scoliosis

Though young Forrest Gump is told he's slow and has scoliosis, he never thinks of himself as disadvantaged thanks in part to his positive, supportive ...

Director : Robert Zemeckis
Cast : Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Senise, Sally Field

Little Voice (1998)
R Comedy Drama Romance Music Dark Comedy
Social Anxiety Disorder Enabling Delusional Death of Parent Agoraphobia Caregiving Denial Alcoholism Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Insecurity Abuse, Verbal

Painfully shy "LV" or "Little Voice," is a recluse who listens closely to her late father's old albums in her room to deny the reality of her lonely l...

Director : Mark Herman
Cast : Michael Caine, Brenda Blethyn, Jane Horrocks, Ewan McGregor, Jim Broadbent, Philip Jackson

Very Good Girls (2013)
R Drama Dark Comedy
Virginity, Female Adultery Death, Sudden Death of Parent Sexual Harassment, Female

At home in Ditmas Beach, Brooklyn, New York during the summer before starting college, two best friends named Lilly and Gerri are obsessed with the th...

Director : Naomi Foner
Cast : Dakota Fanning, Elizabeth Olsen, Sterling Jones, Lenny Platt

The Graduate (1967)
APPROVED Drama Romance Dark Comedy Coming of Age Satire
Depression, Clinical Alcoholism Adultery Denial Unexpected Pregnancy Virginity, Male Narcissistic Personality Disorder

Ben, a recent college graduate, is home and depressed over the pressure he's getting from his parents and their friends to have his future a professio...

Director : Mike Nichols
Cast : Anne Bancroft, Dustin Hoffman, Katharine Ross, William Daniels

Life as a House (2001)
R Drama Dark Comedy
Substance Abuse Prostitution Depression, Clinical Divorce Cancer Blended Families Promiscuity Single Parenting

Divorced for a decade, George is depressed and has grown to hate his twenty year old job as an architect of pre-fabricated homes. In a fit of rage, he...

Director : Irwin Winkler
Cast : Kevin Kline, Kristin Scott Thomas, Hayden Christensen, Mary Steenburgen, Jamey Sheridan, Jena Malone

About Schmidt (2002)
R Drama Roadtrip Dark Comedy
Death of Spouse Adultery Enabling Depression, Situational Denial Death, Sudden Co-Dependent Personality Disorder

Warren Schmidt has led a safe, predictable life working in the insurance industry in Omaha. Upon his retirement, he realizes he is no longer the boss ...

Director : Alexander Payne
Cast : Jack Nicholson, Kathy Bates, Hope Davis, Dermot Mulroney

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

As Good as It Gets (1997)
PG-13 Drama Romance Roadtrip Dark Comedy
Asthma Abuse, Verbal Enabling Abuse, Physical Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Agoraphobia Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Caregiving

Melvin, is a successful romance writer, as well as, a cranky, bigoted, agoraphobic man with OCD who dislikes everyone he meets. His life is turned ups...

Director : James L. Brooks
Cast : Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear, Cuba Gooding Jr., Shirley Knight, Harold Ramis, Yearly Smith, Lisa Edelstein, Lupe Ontiveros

The Road Within (2014)
R Drama Romance Roadtrip Dark Comedy Coming of Age
Mental Health Facilities Germaphobia Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Bulimia Nervosa Tourette Syndrome Narcissistic Personality Disorder Anorexia Nervosa Harassment, Intimidation, Bullying (HIB) Alcoholism Divorce Blended Families Death of Parent

In Nevada, Vincent, a young man with Tourette Syndrome, attends the funeral of his mother, who raised him. Robert, his father, who is running for a lo...

Director : Gren Wells
Cast : Dev Patel, Robert Sheehan, Zoe Kravitz, Kyra Sedgwick, Robert Patrick

The Midwife (2017)
Drama Dark Comedy
Single Parenting Brain Cancer Adultery

Claire is single parent and a midwife in a maternity hospital, devoted and determined not to work in the new modern hospital she calls a "baby factory...

Director : Martin Provost
Cast : Catherine Deneuve, Catherine Frot, Olivier Gourmet, Quentin Dolmaire

The Fisher King (1991)
R Action Drama Dark Comedy
Alcoholism Dissociative Identity Disorder Enabling Depression, Situational Delusional Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Caregiving

After Jack, a DJ, makes an opinionated rant on air, he inadvertently provokes a caller to murder innocent people in a Manhattan bar. Afterwards, he be...

Director : Terry Gilliam
Cast : Jeff Bridges, Robin Williams, Mercedes Ruhl, Adam Bryant, Paul Lombardi, David Hyde Pierce

Men, Women & Children (2014)
R Drama Dark Comedy
Eating Disorders Sexual Dissatisfaction Addiction, Pornography Narcissistic Personality Disorder Depression, Chronic Body Image Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Divorce Addiction, Internet Adultery Suicidal Promiscuity Sexual Harassment, Female

High school teenagers and their parents slowly become aware of how the internet has changed their concept of boundaries, relationships, real versus pe...

Director : Jason Reitman
Cast : Adam Sandler, Jennifer Garner, Rosemarie DeWitt, Judy Greer

Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
R Drama Fantasy Dark Comedy
Single Parenting Rehabilitation Facility Recovering Substance Abuser Promiscuity Delusional Depression, Situational Suicide Schizophrenia

Riggan, an rapidly aging actor most famous for playing the comic book hero "Birdman" three times, has decided to take one last stab at proving to hims...

Director : Alejandro González Iñárritu
Cast : Michael Keaton, Emma Stone, Edward Norton, NaomiWatts, Zach Galifianakis, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan

Marvin's Room (1996)
PG-13 Drama Dark Comedy
Mental Health Facilities Leukemia Assisted Living/Managed Care Facility Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) Stroke Commitment Phobia Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiving Single Parenting Denial Bone Marrow Donor

By 1996, Bessie and Lee are sisters who have been estranged for nearly 20 years due to radically different personalities and life choices. Bessie rema...

Director : Jerry Zaks
Cast : Meryl Streep, Leonardo DiCaprio, Diane Keaton, Robert De Niro

A Wedding (1978)
PG Romance Dark Comedy Satire
Addiction, Substance Avoidant Personality Disorder Abortion, Legal Sexual Dissatisfaction Dementia Sexual Confusion Passive Aggressive Behavior Narcissistic Personality Disorder Epilepsy Seizures/Convulsions Alcoholism Adultery Promiscuity Death, Sudden Death of Parent Unexpected Pregnancy Mute Addiction, Sex

The wedding of an old money Chicago family (who may be connected to the mob by marriage) and a nouveau riche family from the south. Dino, the groom ha...

Director : Robert Altman
Cast : Carol Burnett, Mia Farrow, Paul Dooley, Geraldine Chaplin, Lillian Gish, Vittorio Gassman, Howard Duff, Desi Arnaz, Jr., Peggy Ann Garner, Nina van Pallendt, Amy Stryker, Lauren Hutton, Pam Dawber

The Upside of Anger (2005)
R Comedy Drama Mystery Romance Sport Dark Comedy
Substance Abuse Death of Spouse Virginity, Female Enabling Commitment Phobia Virginity, Male Passive Aggressive Behavior Single Parenting Alcoholism Divorce Anxiety Promiscuity Death of Parent Unexpected Pregnancy Stress Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Ulcers

Over the course of three years, in an affluent Detroit suburb, a strong-willed wife named Terry is left to raise her four equally headstrong daughters...

Director : Mike Binder
Cast : Joan Allen, Kevin Costner, Erika Christensen, Keri Russell, Evan Rachel Wood, Alicia Witt, Mike Binder