Mute or deaf movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mute or deaf movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, emotional, sentimental and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with mute or deaf, misfit, disability, deafness, sign language, youth, love and romance, deaf, friendship and mute plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Biography genres shot in USA, France, India and other countries.
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mute or deaf movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as mute or deaf: Barfi! (2012), The Miracle Worker (2000), Marie's Story (2014), Silenced (2011), Switched at Birth (2011), Hear Me (2009), The Tribe (2014), Glove (2011), Black (2005), The Hammer (2010).

List of mute or deaf movies

 8.1
 73K
Barfi! (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: He is cute. He's shrewd. The girls love him. The cops hate him. He can't speak but is always talked about. His naughty antics will make you scream, but he will never listen. Cos he can't! Next summer ride a rollercoaster of emotions ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, sweet, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: mute or deaf, love and romance, true love, love triangle, autism, lovers, romance, arranged marriage, society, young woman, young man, young people ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
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The Miracle Worker (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Devoted teacher Anne Sullivan (Alison Elliott) leads deaf, blind and mute Helen Keller (Hallie Kate Eisenberg) out of solitude and helps integrate her into the world.
Style: touching, serious, emotional, sincere, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: mute or deaf, disability, dedicated educator, human spirit, blindness and impaired vision, lifestyle, teachers and students, teacher student relationship, misfit, power relations, family, hopes ...
Time: 90s
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Marie's Story (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marie Heurtin is born both blind and deaf. Sister Marguerette wins her trust and teaches her how to express herself.
Style: serious, touching, uplifting, emotional, realistic
Plot: mute or deaf, disability, dedicated educator, teachers and students, illness, family relations, hopes, human spirit, parents and children, youth, female protagonist, nun ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 19th century
Place: europe
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 8.1
 10K
Silenced (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Based on actual events that took place at Gwangju Inhwa School for the hearing-impaired, where young deaf students were the victims of repeated sexual assaults by faculty members over a period of five years in the early 2000s.
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, bleak, emotional ...
Plot: child abuse, sex crime, mute or deaf, disability, teacher student sex, rape, sexual abuse, punishment, life is a bitch, youth, social activist, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, south korea
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Switched at Birth (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of two teenage girls who discover they were accidentally switched as newborns in the hospital. Bay Kennish grew up in a wealthy family with two parents and a brother, while Daphne Vasquez, who lost her hearing at an early age due to a case ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: teen drama, family outing
Plot: sign language, best friends, teenage life, parents and children, mute or deaf, family life, relatives, friendship, family relations, deaf, friends, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.5
 3K
Hear Me (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A delivery Boy falls for a young girl who is hearing impaired. Comparing themselves with "water birds" and trees, together they are going to break the barrier and pursuit their dreams and take their relationship to the next level
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, inspirational, romantic ...
Plot: mute or deaf, wooing, love and romance, youth, against the odds, society, disability, dream come true, self discovery, mistaken identity, teenage life, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, asia
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 7.0
 10K
The Tribe (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Ukraine, Netherlands
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Deaf mute Sergey enters a specialized boarding school for deaf-and-dumb. In this new place, he needs to find his way through the hierarchy of the school’s network dealing with crimes and prostitution, the Tribe. By taking part of several ...
Style: disturbing, rough, bleak, tense, melancholic ...
Plot: mute or deaf, prostitute, misfit, boarding school, juvenile delinquency, abortion, bullying, strong sexual content, gang, crimes, crime, young lovers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ukraine, kiev ukraine
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 6.9
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Glove (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: South Korea
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Kim Sang-nam (Jeong Jae-yeong), a hot-tempered former professional baseball player, is sent to the countryside to coach a team of hearing-impaired players in order to avoid media coverage of his recent involvement in an assault case. At first, Kim ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, exciting
Plot: mute or deaf, baseball, sport, contests and competitions, youth, human spirit, power relations, hopes, athlete and trainer, against the odds, misfit, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
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 8.2
 32K
Black (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Black is an adaptation of Helen Keller's autobiography. Black revolves around a blind and deaf girl, and her relationship with her teacher who himself later develops Alzheimer's disease.
Style: touching, uplifting, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: mute or deaf, teacher, struggle, disability, determination, teachers and students, communication problem, graduation, human spirit, fighting illness, family problems, teenage life ...
Place: india
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 7.0
 2K
The Hammer (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A coming of age drama following the life of Matt Hamill, the first deaf wrestler to win a National Collegiate Wrestling Championship.
Style: uplifting, sincere, captivating, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: underdog, mute or deaf, deaf, sport, wrestling, athlete's life, human spirit, ambition, against the odds, overcoming, rivalry, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Miracle Worker (1962)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The true story of the frightening, lonely world of silence and darkness of 7-year-old Helen Keller who, since infancy, has never seen the sky, heard her mother's voice or expressed her innermost feelings. Then Annie Sullivan, a 20-year-old ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, sincere, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mute or deaf, human spirit, blind character, disability, teacher, family relations, railway station, institution, tutor, tantrum, struggle, handicapped ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: alabama, usa, boston
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See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A murder takes place in the shop of David Lyons, a deaf man who fails to hear the gunshot being fired. Outside, blind man Wally Karue hears the shot but cannot see the perpetrator. Both are arrested, but escape to form an unlikely partnership. Being ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, light, absurd ...
Plot: murder, mute or deaf, friendship, farce, chase, odd couple, false accusation, mistaken identity, disability, self discovery, deafness, witness ...
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, new jersey
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 7.3
 13K
Read My Lips (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: She is almost deaf and she lip-reads. He is an ex-convict. She wants to help him. He thinks no one can help except himself.
Style: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, touching, rough ...
Plot: mute or deaf, opposites attract, parole officer, warden, workplace, crimes, crime, mentally unstable, looking for love, criminal heroes, unlikely partners, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: paris france, europe, france
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 6.2
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170 Hz (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Nick and Evy are in love. Knowing that Nick is deaf, Evy’s parents do not consent to their relationship. They run away and move into an abandoned submarine, hidden from judgmental eyes. Their runaway love brings them new opportunities and new ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, atmospheric, stylized
Plot: mute or deaf, forbidden love, youth, love affair, love and romance, young lovers, rebelliousness, coming of age, bittersweet, rebellion, misfit, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
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Listen to Your Heart (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Danny Foster doesn't have much: an apartment as small as his paychecks, no family, and a struggling music career. Yet for him, "every day is a great day to be alive," an attitude he gained from his mother's unwavering optimism ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mute or deaf, family relations, fall in love, musician's life, love and romance, couple relations, couples, lifestyle, unfulfillment, misfit, parents and children, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, connecticut, manhattan new york city
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It's All Gone Pete Tong (2004)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Its All Gone Pete Tong is a comedy following the tragic life of legendary Frankie Wilde. The story takes us through Frankie's life from one of the best DJ's alive, through subsequent battle with a hearing disorder, culminating in his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: disc jockey, cocaine, mute or deaf, comeback, party, recording studio, music, musician's life, disability, rise to the top, rise and fall, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ibiza
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 6.2
 15K
The Quiet (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After her widowed father dies, deaf teenager Dot moves in with her godparents, Olivia and Paul Deer. The Deers' daughter, Nina, is openly hostile to Dot, but that does not prevent her from telling her secrets to her silent stepsister, including ...
Style: psychological, rough, twists and turns, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: incest, father daughter incest, mute or deaf, orphan, murder, godparent, mind game, society, family problems, rivalry, crimes, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut
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The Vanishing Point (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lucie Audibert, a student of Art History, does research work on Watteau and is certain that a hidden sense that nobody has ever deciphered can be found in a few of his paintings. The further she explores this the more Professor Jean Dussart - for ...
Style: psychological, serious, captivating, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: mute or deaf, power relations, obsessive quest, teachers and students, couples, mystery, performer's life, celebrity culture, riddles and clues, artists and showbiz, sign language, language barrier ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, brussels, brussels belgium
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Copying Beethoven (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A fictionalised exploration of Beethoven's life in his final days working on his Ninth Symphony. It is 1824. Beethoven is racing to finish his new symphony. However, it has been years since his last success and he is plagued by deafness, ...
Style: captivating, realistic, touching, serious, stylized ...
Plot: musician, composer, performance, pianist, mute or deaf, classical music, musician's life, contests and competitions, respect, fighting illness, obsession, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: europe, austria, germany, vienna
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Earth and Ashes (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Afghanistan, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Elderly Dastaguir and his newly deaf 5-year-old grandson Yassin hitchhike and walk, but mostly walk, as they make their way to the coal mine where Dastaguir's son Murad works. Dastaguir must tell Murad that the rest of their family were all ...
Style: sincere, thought provoking, touching, bleak, serious ...
Plot: deafness, mute or deaf, on the road, elderly, life is a bitch, wartime life, war, obsessive quest, desperation, parent child relationship, civil war, mine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: afghanistan, middle east
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 7.3
 5K
Music Within (2007)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a confrontation with one of his idols dashes his dreams of studying public speaking in college, Richard Pimentel joins the Army and ships off to Vietnam. During his service, Richard loses nearly all of his hearing. Joining a new circle of ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: disability, wheelchair, vietnam war, friendship, hippie, society, human spirit, mute or deaf, social activist, paralysis, hopes, self discovery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1990s, 1950s ...
Place: vietnam, seattle, seattle washington, california, portland oregon
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The Lookalike (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two crooks looking out for a drug lord's love interest scramble to find a look-alike after she dies unexpectedly.
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: cons and scams, fall in love, drug lord, physical appearance, dishonesty, love and romance, mute or deaf, crime, crimes, false identity, love
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Eavesdropper (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Fifteen deaf patients took part in an experimental clinical trail aimed at hearing restoration. Within days, fourteen of the fifteen participants in the trial become violently psychotic, ultimately taking their lives to stop violent side effects ...
Style: bleak, rough, serious, experimental, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, psychopath, hidden identity, danger, mind game, undercover, mad scientist, government agency, disorder, rivalry, special agents, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pentagon
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 5.9
 956
The Dancer (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Elle a une passion: la danse. Une ambition: danser a Broadway. Un handicap: elle est muette. Le samedi soir, dans une boite new-yorkaise, elle affronte les plus grands DJ et, quelle que soit la musique, techno, funk, jazz ou soul, elle garde le ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: laboratory, disco, ambition, true love, follow your dream, dancer's life, love affair, against the odds, nightlife, dancing, mute or deaf, showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, europe, paris france, usa, manhattan new york city
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Bangkok Dangerous (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The movie is about a deaf-mute hitman and his partner. Trouble begins when he starts a relationship with a young woman.
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, fall in love, friendship, gangsters, love affair, rivalry, danger, deadly, mute or deaf, killer, assassination, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand, tokyo
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Lightning Jack (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lightning Jack Kane is an Australian outlaw in the wild west. During a bungled bank robbery he picks up mute Ben Doyle as a hostage. The two become good friends, with Jack teaching Ben how to rob banks, while they plan Jack's last heist.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, old west, mute or deaf, heist, adventure, friends, crimes, cowboy, disorder, buddies, crime gone awry, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
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The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The true story of Elle France editor Jean-Dominique Bauby, who, in 1995 at the age of 43, suffered a stroke that paralyzed his entire body, except his left eye. Using that eye to blink out his memoir, Bauby eloquently described the aspects of his ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, psychological, depressing ...
Plot: french, human spirit, rehabilitation, disability, paralysis, life turned upside down, coma, writing, nurse, patient, courage, tragic event ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, europe, paris france, beirut lebanon, arc de triomphe paris ...
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Call Me Elisabeth (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A 10 year old girl lives in post WWII rural France with her parents, who are about to divorce. Her older sister leaves home to finish school, and the young girl is left with a mysterious, almost silent housekeeper. Being afraid of the dark, and of ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: family relations, countryside, master and servant, mute or deaf, couples, danger, sister sister relationship, father daughter relationship, ghost, school, mother daughter relationship, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: france
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The Seasoning House (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Seasoning House - where young girls are prostituted to the military. An orphaned deaf mute is enslaved to care for them. She moves between the walls and crawlspaces, planning her escape. Planning her ingenious and brutal revenge.
Style: rough, serious, bleak, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rapist, sexual abuse, kidnapping, confinement indoors, prostitute, escape attempt, danger, dehumanization, revenge, life is a bitch, isolation, strong violent content ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2010s
Place: europe, balkan
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 7.1
 572
Island Etude (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: First-time actor Tung Ming-Hsiang plays Ming, a young college student whose lifelong hearing problem causes him to communicate via slurred speech. Carrying a guitar on his back and lacking few concrete reasons, he decides to bike around the island ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, exciting, touching ...
Plot: cycling, riding a bicycle, friendship, love and romance, starting over, misfit, lovers reunited, ambition, lifestyle, elderly lovers, mute or deaf, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, canada, europe
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