Keyword: medical condition

American Beauty

American Beauty (1999)

Rated: R Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 09/14/1999
Lester Burnham's wife Carolyn, who's cheating on him, hates him, his daughter Jane regards him with contempt, and his boss is positioning him for the ax -- the typical suburban nightmare. When you've got nothing to lose, you might as well risk everything. Provoked by forbidden passions, Lester decides to make a few changes in his life that are less mid-life crisis than adolescence redux. The freer...
Skyfall

Skyfall (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 143 minutes Release date: 11/08/2012
When James Bond's latest assignment goes gravely wrong, and several undercover agents around the world are exposed, MI6 is attacked, forcing M to relocate the agency. These events cause her authority and position to be challenged by Mallory, the new Chairman of the Intelligence and Security Committee. With MI6 now compromised from both inside and out, M is left with one ally she can trust: Bond...
Beautiful Mind

A Beautiful Mind (2001)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 134 minutes Release date: 12/20/2001
From the heights of notoriety to the depths of depravity, John Forbes Nash, Jr. experiences it all. A mathematical genius, he made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery once he was diagnosed with schizophrenia. After many years of...
Shutter Island

Shutter Island (2010)

Rated: R Runtime: 138 minutes Release date: 02/18/2010
In 1954, on a fortress-like island housing a hospital for the criminally insane at the height of the Cold War, U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels and his new partner, Chuck Aule, are summoned to Shutter Island to investigate the implausible disappearance of a brilliant multiple murderess from a locked room within the impenetrable Ashecliffe Hospital. Surrounded by probing psychiatrists and dangerously...
50/50

50/50 (2011)

Rated: R Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 09/29/2011
Adam Lerner has a pretty great life-with a talented, sexy, artist girlfriend and a cool job with NPR, the 27-year-old seems to have it all. But when Adam discovers he has a rare and possibly fatal form of cancer, his entire life turns to chaos. As his world starts to unravel in every way, Adam finds himself dealing with the well-meaning but totally outrageous attempts by his friends and family to...
Long Kiss Goodnight

The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996)

Rated: R Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 10/10/1996
Samantha Caine is a suburban school teacher suffering from amnesia. When Caine's mysterious past begins to haunt her idyllic life, she sets out on a desperate search to discover her true identity. Aided by Mitch Henessey, a dead-beat private detective, the two follow a trail of clues into the middle of a conspiracy led by rogue elements of the U.S. intelligence community and a notorious...
50 First Dates

50 First Dates (2004)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 02/12/2004
Arctic marine life veterinarian Henry Roth has his future all mapped out. When he's not tending to the sea animals at Sea Life Park in Hawaii, he is breaking the hearts of mainland tourists in search of a vacation romance. A long-term relationship for Henry is out of the question. It would scuttle his 10-year dream of sailing to Alaska to study the underwater life of walruses. Henry is close to...
Camille Claudel 1915

Camille Claudel 1915 (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 10/15/2013
Winter, 1915. In the South of France, sculptor Camille Claudel has become obsessed with the idea that she is being persecuted by those who envy her and her former lover and fellow sculptor, Auguste Rodin, and has been confined to a psychiatric clinic by her family. During this reclusive period, Camille spends her time hoping to gain recognition as an artist and eagerly waiting for a visit from her...
Contagion

Contagion (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 09/08/2011
An international traveler reaches into the snack bowl at an airport bar before passing her credit card to a waiter. A business meeting begins with a round of handshakes. A man coughs on a crowded bus... One contact. One instant. And a lethal virus is transmitted. When Beth Emhoff returns to Minneapolis from business in Hong Kong, what she thought was jet lag takes a virulent turn. Two days later...
Life According to Sam

Life According to Sam (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
Dr. Leslie Gordon and Dr. Scott Berns fight to save their only son from Progeria, a rare and fatal disease for which there is no treatment or cure. Here, we look at their work that has led to significant advances in less than a decade.
Dir: Sean Fine
With: N/A

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...
Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism

A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism (2010)

Rated: None Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 09/23/2010
A mother tries to find medical guidance and scientific explanation about her son's autism.

Time Traveler (N/A)

Rated: NR Runtime: 0 Release date: N/A
Dir: Spike Lee
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Gregory Go Boom (2013)

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

Run & Jump (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 01/23/2014
After a stroke leaves her husband mentally disabled and fundamentally changed, spirited Irish housewife Vanetia struggles to keep her family together in the wake of tragedy. A research grant from American doctor Ted Fielding, interested in documenting the family's recovery process, allows them to get by. Though Vanetia initially resents living under Ted's microscope, she soon finds comfort in his...

La vita oscena (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
A boy with impaired vision always waits for an end that does not arrive and will never come. His favorite poet had chosen death, but he finds the strength to tell of his obscene life.
Fire In The Blood

Fire In The Blood (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 09/05/2013
This tale of "medicine, monopoly and malice" tells the story of how Western pharmaceutical companies and governments aggressively blocked access to low-cost AIDS drugs for the countries of Africa and the global south in the years after 1996 - causing ten million or more unnecessary deaths. It is also the inspiring story of the improbable group of people who decided to fight back. Shot on four...

The Harvest (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012

Simon (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/07/2014
Moment

The Moment (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 06/05/2014
After a tumultuous affair between international photojournalist Lee and troubled writer John ends in John's disappearance, Lee lands in a mental hospital. While recuperating, Lee reconnects with her estranged daughter, Jessie and befriends Peter, a patient who bears an uncanny resemblance to her missing lover. As Lee struggles to uncover the truth behind John's disappearance, the clues lead to the...

The Dark Horse (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/30/2014
Genesis Potini was a charismatic, brilliant but little-known New Zealand chess champion. He was a man who searched for the courage to lead, despite his own struggles - finding purpose and hope in passing on his gift to the children of his community. Based on a true story.
This Is Where We Live

This Is Where We Live (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 11/21/2013
In the Texas Hill Country, Diane Sutton cares for her son August who has cerebral palsy and her husband who is in the early stages of Alzheimer's. Overwhelmed by her family's needs, she hires local handyman Noah to help out around the house. When Diane notices a special connection developing between August and Noah, she offers him extra money for helping out with the boy's care. As Noah and August...

Welcome to Me (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Alice has a borderline personality disorder. When she wins the lottery, she decides to use her winnings to finance a cable access talk show about herself. The show reveals Alice's over-sized personality, her obsessive need to be famous and her lack of concern about alienating all of her family and friends in the process.
It's Kind of a Funny Story

It's Kind of a Funny Story (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 10/07/2010
Stressed out from the demands of being a teenager, 16-year-old Craig checks himself into a mental health clinic. There he learns that the youth ward is closed and finds himself stuck in the adult ward. One of the patients, Bobby, soon becomes both Craig's mentor and protégé. Craig is also drawn to another 16-year-old, Noelle. With a minimum five days' stay imposed on him, Craig is sustained by...

The Road Within (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013