Leper movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant leper movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, harsh, intense, suspense and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with leper, death, brutality, mentor, dialogue, culture clash, storytelling, destiny, murder and greed plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Horror genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as leper: Brother Sun, Sister Moon (1972), City of Joy (1992), I Escaped from Devil's Island (1973), Kingdom of Heaven (2005), Guest (2015), The Magic Curse (1975), Afrika (1973), The Fourth Wise Man (1985), The Escort (2015), Sweet Bean (2015).

List of leper movies

Brother Sun, Sister Moon (1972)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 135 min.
Story: This is a dramatization of events in the life of St. Francis of Assisi from before his conversion experience through his audience with the pope, including his friendship with St. Clare.
Style: touching, uplifting, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: clergy, saint, leper, bishop, materialism, family relations, male nudity, society, life is a bitch, folk hero, hopes, self discovery ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, quarry
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, jerusalem
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 6.5
 5K
City of Joy (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In this drama, a wealthy American doctor learns some important lessons about life in one of the poorest cities on Earth. Max Lowe (Patrick Swayze) is a Houston surgeon who has grown weary of the bureaucracy of American medicine. When he loses a ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, uplifting, emotional ...
Plot: hopes, friendship, wedding, leper, parents and children, rich and poor, clinic, against the odds, self discovery, doctors and patients, family relations, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, kolkata, asia, middle east, san francisco
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I Escaped from Devil's Island (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In 1916, A group of prisoners plot their escape from the notorious fortress located in French Guiana.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, prison, brutality, guillotine, raft, shark, leper, captivity, graphic violence, rebellion, danger, confined ...
Time: 1910s
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Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Germany, Spain, Morocco, USA, Italy, France
Duration: 144 min.
Story: After his wife dies, a blacksmith named Balian is thrust into royalty, political intrigue and bloody holy wars during the Crusades.
Style: epic, serious, exciting, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: knight, battles, warrior, siege, war, christianity, king, crusade, adventure, crusader, military, sword fight ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: jerusalem, holy land, middle east, england, israel ...
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 6.3
 1K
Guest (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Shortly after the Korean war, a father and a son are wandering through the country and make a stop in a remote village, where strange and dangerous happenings occur.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, scary, brutal
Plot: father son relationship, village, single father, superstition, musician, revenge, rat, runaway, death of son, infestation, one against many, village chief ...
Place: korea, south korea
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The Magic Curse (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Hong Kong, Philippines
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Man-Ying is a bowl spirit playboy with kung fu skills. After being told that his uncle disappeared in Boreos jungles he goes there immediately on rescuemission. He is attacked by some sort of cannibalistic zombies and soon it is clear that the evil ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: tribe, cannibalism, leper, virgin sacrifice, nudity (full frontal - brief), exploitation, supernatural power, sexploitation, street gang, curse, supernatural, black magic ...
Place: hong kong
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 5.2
 36
Afrika (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Ethiopia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A violent examination of male homosexuality in a time when it was considered taboo, where Ivano Staccioli and his lover engage in a self-destructive relationship against the background of Africa.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: extramarital affair, colonialism, male homosexuality, rape, gun shot, leper, gun in mouth, flashback, flashbacks, gunshot, euthanasia, killing an animal ...
Place: africa, ethiopia
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The Fourth Wise Man (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Artaban is a young Magus (Wise Man) who desires to follow the star to the birthplace of the coming King, against the counsel of his friends and family. Carrying three precious jewels to give to the baby Messiah, Artaban and his reluctant servant ...
Plot: jewel, quest, search, servant, jewelry, gift, pearl, prophecy, slave, bible quote, leper, miraculous event ...
Time: 1st century, 30s, 1930s
Place: jerusalem, israel, egypt
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Dr. Prakash Baba Amte: The Real Hero (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: India
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Dr Prakash Baba Amte : The Real Hero is a Marathi film on biopic of Dr. Prakash Amte featuring actors like Nana Patekar and Sonali Kulkarni.
Style: touching, psychological, suspense, unusual plot structure, tense ...
Plot: fall in love, husband wife relationship, animal lover, accidental killing, police brutality, doctor, rapist, medical student, marriage, sexploitation, humanitarian, female journalist ...
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 6.0
 12K
The Escort (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Desperate for a good story, a sex-addicted journalist throws himself into the world of high-class escorts when he starts following a Stanford-educated prostitute.
Style: captivating, humorous, intense, realistic
Plot: escort, call girl, escort service, journalist, prostitution, parent child relationship, sex addict, love interest, prostitute, love and romance, pursuit, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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 7.4
 10K
Sweet Bean (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, France, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Sentaro runs a small bakery that serves dorayaki pastries filled with sweet red bean paste (“an”). When an old lady, Tokue, offers to help in the kitchen he reluctantly accepts. She will soon prove to have magic in her hands…
Style: sincere, thought provoking, melancholic, touching
Plot: meaning of life, food, restaurant, chef, cooking, employer employee relationship, life philosophy, tradition, old woman, disability, existentialism, sanitarium ...
Place: japan
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The Art of Losing (2004)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Colombia, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A body is discovered impaled on a stake near a scenic lake near Bogota. A journalist try to find what happened. With a friend, they set about to find the cause of the crime and uncover an intricate real estate fraud involving corrupt politicians, ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, psychological ...
Plot: nudist, political corruption, investigation, partners against crime, life is a bitch, murder, social decay, dishonesty, journalism, state affairs, partners, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: colombia, latin america
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 5.7
 42K
Ben-Hur (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A falsely accused nobleman survives years of slavery to take vengeance on his best friend who betrayed him.
Style: epic, exciting, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient rome, roman empire, roman soldier, betrayal, vengeance, roman, false accusation, survival, arena, resistance fighter, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: italy, rome italy, palestine, jerusalem, greece ...
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The Singing Detective (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: From his hospital bed, a writer suffering from a skin disease hallucinates musical numbers and paranoid plots.
Style: surreal, psychological, stylized, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, delusion, private detective, investigation, artists and showbiz, amateur detective, crimes, writer's life, doctors and patients, paranoia, betrayal, psychiatrist ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: los angeles
Is relevant ?
 3.7
 35K
The Fog (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Trapped within an eerie mist, the residents of Antonio Bay have become the unwitting victims of a horrifying vengeance. One hundred years earlier, a ship carrying lepers was purposely lured onto the rocky coastline and sank, drowning all aboard. Now ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, twist ending, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: lighthouse, fog, ghost, small town, supernatural, danger, vengeance, leprosy, mystery, haunted by the past, prophecy, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, oregon
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 65K
The Fog (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Strange things begin to occurs as a tiny California coastal town prepares to commemorate its centenary. Inanimate objects spring eerily to life; Rev. Malone stumbles upon a dark secret about the town's founding; radio announcer Stevie witnesses ...
Style: gloomy, scary, atmospheric, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, gold, ghost, supernatural, leprosy, anniversary, beach, lighthouse, sea, ship, decapitation, church ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1979
Place: california, usa, northern california
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Dead Man's Walk (1996)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 272 min.
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Story: Dead man's Walk is the beginning of the Lonesome Dove Saga. Gus McCrae and Woodrow Call are just starting out in the Texas Rangers and have no idea of what they are doing for Call it's Duty above all else. For Gus it's the thrill of ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, touching, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: expedition, survival, firing squad, texas ranger, cowboy, heroes, buddies, adventure, rivalry, danger, escapades, partners ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: texas, new mexico, mexico, latin america, usa ...
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Dancing at Lughnasa (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five unmarried sisters make the most of their simple existence in rural Ireland in the 1930s.
Style: realistic, sentimental, sincere, touching, emotional ...
Plot: aunt niece relationship, family relations, parents and children, family life, human nature, siblings relations, life is a bitch, love and romance, sibling relationship, brother sister relationship, sister sister relationship, village ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1936
Place: ireland, africa, europe, england, spain
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The Crucifer of Blood (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A beautiful young woman asks Holmes to help her father, a former army captain and hopeless opium addict break free of the curse surrounding a stolen treasure.
Style: detective series
Plot: train station, curse, footprint, wheelchair, opium, opium den, jewelry, british raj, steam engine, shot in the back, throat slitting, treasure ...
Time: victorian era, 1880s
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Bread and Roses (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Maya is a quick-witted young woman who comes over the Mexican border without papers and makes her way to the LA home of her older sister Rosa. Rosa gets Maya a job as a janitor: a non-union janitorial service has the contract, the foul-mouthed ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, sincere, melancholic, intense ...
Plot: labor union, immigrants, realism, deportation, working class, politics, society, life is a bitch, family relations, fighting the system, janitor, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, mexico city, guatemala, beverly hills ...
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Weighed But Found Wanting (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The son of a wealthy man, Junior has everything he could possibly want. But the emptiness of his extravagant lifestyle and the hypocrisy of the town's so-called leading citizens weigh heavily on him, and he reaches out to the village outcasts.
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: social relations, small town life, couple relations, village, small town, friendship, village life, family relations, couples, single parent, abortion, idiot ...
Time: 70s
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 1K
Yomeddine (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Egypt, Austria, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Coptic leper and his orphaned apprentice leave the confines of the leper colony for the first time and embark on a journey across Egypt to search for what is left of their families.
Style: road movie
Plot: playing soccer, prayer, funeral, doctor, grave, father, flashback, audio cassette, train, praying, leprosy, garbage dump ...
Place: egypt
Is relevant ?
 8.1
 22K
Viridiana (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Viridiana, a young nun about to take her final vows, pays a visit to her widowed uncle at the request of her Mother Superior.
Style: cynical, controversial, thought provoking, surreal, atmospheric ...
Plot: nun, dwarf, satire, idealism, charity, lie, guilt, wine, faith, newcomer, oath, orphan ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: spain, europe
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 7.3
 462K
It (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In a small town in Maine, seven children known as The Losers Club come face to face with life problems, bullies and a monster that takes the shape of a clown called Pennywise.
Style: suspense, scary, surprise ending, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: missing person, fear, killer clown, clown, asthma, monster, supernatural power, small town, child killer, stephen king, death, death of brother ...
Time: year 1989, year 1988, quarry, 80s
Place: maine
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 209K
It: Chapter Two (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Because every 27 years evil revisits the town of Derry, Maine, it chapter two brings the chapters - who've long since gone their separate ways - back together as adults, nearly three decades after the events of the first film.
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, epic, suspenseful ...
Plot: evil, clown, killer clown, inhaler, evil clown, asthma, fear, kids in trouble, killing spree, good versus evil, giant, group of friends ...
Time: 2010s, year 1989, quarry, 80s, year 2016
Place: maine, los angeles, new york, usa
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 13K
El Cid (1961)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 182 min.
Story: Epic film of the legendary Spanish hero, Rodrigo Diaz ("El Cid" to his followers), who, without compromising his strict sense of honour, still succeeds in taking the initiative and driving the Moors from Spain.
Style: epic, stylized, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: knight, convent, tragic hero, siege, treason, battles, betrayal, adventure, assassination, dishonesty, war, heroes ...
Time: 11th century, middle ages
Place: spain, europe, africa
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 122K
Papillon (1973)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A man befriends a fellow criminal as the two of them begin serving their sentence on a dreadful prison island, which inspires the man to plot his escape.
Style: bleak, captivating, tense, suspense, inspirational ...
Plot: prison escape, prison, human spirit, false accusation, criminal heroes, runaway, prison life, life sentence, solitary, escape attempt, adventure, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 30s ...
Place: atlantic ocean, latin america
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 25K
Millions (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two boys, still grieving the death of their mother, find themselves the unwitting benefactors of a bag of bank robbery loot in the week before the United Kingdom switches its official currency to the Euro. What's a kid to do?
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, uplifting, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: robbery, stolen money, single parent, young heroes, youth, parents and children, human nature, greed, marijuana, christmas, drug use, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, liverpool, ethiopia, britain ...
Is relevant ?
 5.4
 156
Lovespell (1981)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Romantic tragedy, the story of Tristan and Isolde.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, betrayal, tragic love, true love, forbidden love, infidelity, romance, unfulfillment, love and romance, young lovers, rivalry, head of state ...
Time: middle ages
Place: ireland, cornwall, europe, britain
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