Keyword: disability

Forrest Gump

Forrest Gump (1994)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 142 minutes Release date: 07/05/1994
Forrest Gump tells his remarkable life story to a stranger while waiting for a bus. Despite his sub-normal IQ, Gump leads a truly charmed life, with a ringside seat for many of the most memorable events of the second half of the 20th century. He taught Elvis Presley to dance, became a football star and met JFK and LBJ. He served with honor in Vietnam and spoke at an anti-war rally at the...
Scary Movie

Scary Movie (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 07/06/2000
After the murder of a beautiful classmate, a group of misguided teens discover there is a killer among them. Cindy Campbell and her clique of clueless friends, including Buffy, Brenda, Bobby, Greg, Shorty and Ray, must all protect themselves from danger... and that pesky reporter Gail Hailstorm will just not leave them alone!
King's Speech

The King's Speech (2010)

Rated: R Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 11/25/2010
After the death of his father King George V and the scandalous abdication of King Edward VIII, Bertie who has suffered from a debilitating speech impediment all his life, is suddenly crowned King George VI of England. With his country on the brink of war and in desperate need of a leader, his wife, Elizabeth, the future Queen Mother, arranges for her husband to see an eccentric speech therapist...
Finishers

The Finishers (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012

The Light-house (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 07/03/2014
John Moran suffers from a neurological disorder characterized by involuntary body movements and vocal outbursts, called tics. His condition has led him to spend his life in solitude. Confined to an old lodge, John grows obsessed with light-houses. After his keeper dies he becomes the Light-house Keeper of Otterholm, discovering a well at the heart of the light-house that has a mysterious pull...

Gregory Go Boom (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 17 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013

Darius Goes West: The Roll of His Life (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 11/29/2006
Darius Weems, a 15-year-old with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, had never left his hometown of Athens, Georgia. In the summer of 2005, he and a group of young college students traveled across the country in a wheelchair-accessible RV to test accessibility in America. Their ultimate goal was to reach Los Angeles and convince MTV's hit show, "Pimp My Ride," to customize Darius's wheelchair. Along the...
I Believe in Unicorns

I Believe in Unicorns (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 80 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Trainwreck: My Life As an Idiot

Trainwreck: My Life As an Idiot (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 11/29/2006
Money can't buy love, and Jeff admittedly needs some help in that department. A walking mess from the Upper East Side of Manhattan, he needs someone to help him get it together. Enter Lynn - a hot, blonde gold-digger who has many reasons to give him the push he needs.
Sunlight Jr.

Sunlight Jr. (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 11/14/2013
A poor couple has fallen through the cracks of society. Hard-working convenience store clerk Melissa and her paraplegic boyfriend Richie are trapped in a generational cycle of poverty and ignorance. They are genuinely excited when they learn that Melissa is pregnant. But when she loses her job and they are evicted from the motel where they live, things go from bad to worse.
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby

Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 08/03/2006
Ricky Bobby has always dreamed of driving fast--real fast--like his father, Reese Bobby, who left the family to pursue his racing dreams. Early on, Ricky's mother, Lucy Bobby worried that her boy was also destined to end up as a professional daredevil on wheels. Ricky enters the racing arena as a "jackman" for slovenly driver Terry Cheveaux and accidentally gets his big break behind the wheel when...
Music Within

Music Within (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 10/25/2007
Richard Pimentel begins his life as a fighter, and his life's work becomes a process of fighting for the rights of others. Rising up from a childhood in a dysfunctional family, armed with a talent for public speaking and a winning personality, the young man makes his way to a Northwestern college, confident that he will ace his try-out for his idol Dr. Ben Padrow, the coach of the winningest team...

Missing William (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: N/A Release date: 03/06/2014
Abby, a thirty-something artist living in Rhode Island, is caring for her husband, William, after he was tragically injured in a bar fight. As Abby nurses her husband back to health, her childhood sweetheart James tries to help her enjoy living life again. The complicated love triangle that ensues concludes with a realization that is as profound as it is beautiful.
Rust and Bone

Rust and Bone (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 11/22/2012
Ali finds himself with a five-year-old child on his hands. Sam is his son, but he hardly knows him. Homeless, penniless and friendless, Ali takes refuge with his sister Anna in Antibes, in the south of France. There things improve immediately. She puts them up in her garage, she takes the child under her wing and the weather is glorious. Ali, a man of formidable size and strength, gets a job as a...
The Last Day of August

The Last Day of August (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 10/03/2013
Dan, 30, was paralyzed just over a year ago. Following months of recovery and overwhelmed by life's new realities, he retreated to a family cabin in upstate New York. On the last day of August, his closest friends arrive unannounced to confront him about his recent reclusive and self-destructive behavior. Wanting to support him, yet skeptical of his psychological health, they attempt the...
Women in Film

Women in Film (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 11/29/2000
An emotional look at three women in contemporary cinema: independent producer Phyllis Wolfe is in the midst of a breakdown; casting director Sara Radisson-Stein has just given birth to a blind infant; and sociopathic masseuse Gina Tolk steals energy from her celebrity clients.

Southpaw (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/12/2014
Cocky, pugnacious, and unpredictable middleweight champ Billy Hope plans to ride out his boxing career with his massive winnings, adoring fans, beloved wife, and their 10 year old daughter. When Billy's bad temper sparks a fight and the ensuing shootout leaves his wife dead, Billy's life spins out of control. He turns to drinking and drugs, ignores his daughter, and neglects all responsibilities...
Rory O'Shea Was Here

Rory O'Shea Was Here (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 02/03/2005
Michael is a twenty-four-year-old who has cerebral palsy and long-term resident of the Carrigmore Residential Home for the Disabled, run by the formidable Eileen. His life is transformed when the maverick Rory O'Shea moves in. Michael is stunned to discover that fast talking Rory, who can move only his right hand, can understand his almost unintelligible speech. Rory's dynamic and rebellious...
Hannibal

Hannibal (2001)

Rated: R Runtime: 131 minutes Release date: 02/08/2001
Ten years have passed since Dr. Hannibal Lecter escaped from custody, ten years since FBI Agent Clarice Starling interviewed him in a maximum security hospital for the criminally insane. The doctor is now at large in Europe, pursuing his own interests and savoring the scents and essences of an unguarded world. But Starling has never forgotten her encounters with Dr. Lecter, and the metallic rasp...

Monica & David (2010)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/30/2010
A year-in-the-life portrait of a Down Syndrome couple, Monica and David, who are blissfully in love. We observe as they prepare for their fairy tale wedding and face the realities of married life afterward.
Dir: Alexandra Codina
With: N/A
Hammer

The Hammer (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 10/26/2011
UFC Fighter Matt 'The Hammer' Hamill is as tough as they come. Despite a disability that most people would assume would stop him from climbing into the ring, Hamill becomes the first deaf wrestler to win a National Collegiate Championship and goes on to punish opponents in the world of professional fighting.
Crash Reel

The Crash Reel (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 10/03/2013
An escalating rivalry between Kevin and his nemesis Shaun White in the run-up to the 2010 Olympics leaves Shaun on top of the Olympic podium and Kevin in a coma following a training accident in Park City, Utah. Kevin's tight-knit Vermont family flies to his side and helps him rebuild his life as a brain injury survivor. But when he insists he wants to return to the sport he still loves, his...
Keys to the House

The Keys to the House (2004)

Rated: None Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 12/21/2004
Having suffered a traumatic birth, Paolo is disabled both physically and psychologically and must travel to a special hospital in Berlin for rehabilitation. Gianni, who accompanies the boy to Berlin in hopes of getting to know his estranged son, meets Nicole, a strong woman dedicating herself entirely to the care of her handicapped daughter, and through their conversations, Nicole helps Gianni...

Special People (2008)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/20/2008
Jasper is enlisted to teach kids in wheelchairs about filmmaking. Unfortunately for him, he discovers his students know about the subject than he does.