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, thought provoking and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with mute or deaf, misfit, deafness, deaf, sign language, disability, youth, deaf mute, storytelling and dialogue plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, South Korea and other countries.
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mute or deaf movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as mute or deaf: Switched at Birth (2011), Barfi! (2012), Listen to Your Heart (2010), The Miracle Worker (2000), Hear Me (2009), Silenced (2011), The Tribe (2014), The Hammer (2010), Marie's Story (2014), See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989).

List of mute or deaf movies

Switched at Birth (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, serious, sentimental, realistic, captivating
Audience: family outing, teen drama
Plot: sign language, mute or deaf, deaf, teenage life, family relations, school, relatives, best friends, switched at birth, social relations, friends, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas city
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 8.1
 81K
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, autism, love and romance, true love, love triangle, lovers, wedding, handicapped, romance, society, young man, young woman ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
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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, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, couple relations, romance, unfulfillment, misfit, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, connecticut, manhattan new york city
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The Miracle Worker (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
TV show
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: serious, emotional, touching, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: mute or deaf, disability, human spirit, dedicated educator, blindness and impaired vision, teachers and students, lifestyle, teacher student relationship, miraculous event, family, misfit, hopes ...
Time: 90s
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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, realistic, humorous, inspirational, romantic ...
Plot: mute or deaf, wooing, love and romance, youth, against the odds, disability, society, dream come true, self discovery, mistaken identity, bird, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, asia
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 8.0
 16K
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, emotional, bleak ...
Plot: child abuse, rape, sex crime, disability, mute or deaf, deaf mute, teacher student sex, sexual abuse, punishment, life is a bitch, sign language, social activist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, south korea
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 7.0
 11K
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 ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mute or deaf, prostitute, misfit, boarding school, juvenile delinquency, sexual intercourse, bullying, gang, abortion, crimes, young lovers, adolescence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ukraine, kiev ukraine
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 6.9
 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, captivating, sincere, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: underdog, deaf, mute or deaf, wrestling, sport, athlete's life, ambition, against the odds, human spirit, rivalry, hopes, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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, realistic, emotional
Plot: mute or deaf, dedicated educator, teachers and students, illness, disability, family relations, hopes, human spirit, youth, parents and children, religion, female protagonist ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: europe
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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: farce, murder, friendship, mute or deaf, chase, blindness, odd couple, disability, false accusation, witness, deaf, partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, new jersey
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 6.9
 340
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, exciting, realistic, emotional
Plot: mute or deaf, baseball, sport, contests and competitions, social relations, power relations, hopes, misfit, youth, human spirit, against the odds, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
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 8.1
 35K
Black (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, USA
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, realistic ...
Plot: mute or deaf, teacher, struggle, disability, determination, teachers and students, communication problem, graduation, human spirit, life is a bitch, hopes, social misfits ...
Place: india
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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, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mute or deaf, teacher, blind character, human spirit, disability, family relations, tantrum, tutor, handicapped, social misfits, dedicated educator, communication problem ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: alabama, usa, boston
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 7.3
 16K
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, serious ...
Plot: mute or deaf, opposites attract, warden, workplace, crimes, criminal heroes, mentally unstable, unlikely partners, looking for love, misfit partners, unlikely couple, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: paris france, europe, france
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 6.1
 628
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, love affair, forbidden love, youth, love and romance, rebelliousness, young lovers, coming of age, bittersweet, rebellion, misfit, sign language ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
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 8.0
 105K
CODA (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: As a CODA (Child of Deaf Adults), Ruby is the only hearing person in her deaf family. When the family's fishing business is threatened, Ruby finds herself torn between pursuing her love of music and her fear of abandoning her parents.
Style: sincere, thought provoking, psychological, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: mute or deaf, sign language, deaf, family, family relations, fishing, coming of age, first love, family problems, moral dilemma, parents and children, female singer ...
Place: massachusetts
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 6.2
 17K
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, incestuous relationship, father daughter incest, murder, teenage girl, mute or deaf, orphan, crimes, godparent, society, mind game, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut
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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: recording studio, cocaine, mute or deaf, dj, comeback, party, music, musician's life, disability, rise to the top, lifestyle, rise and fall ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ibiza
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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, couples, teachers and students, performer's life, artists and showbiz, mystery, riddles and clues, celebrity culture, sign language, language barrier ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, brussels
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Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 129 min.
Story: This is the story of Ryu, a deaf man, and his sister, who requires a kidney transplant. Ryu's boss, Park, has just laid him off, and in order to afford the transplant, Ryu and his girlfriend develop a plan to kidnap Park's daughter. Things ...
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, tense, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organ donation, kidnapping, transplant, ransom, black market, vengeance, mute or deaf, factory worker, suicide, layoff, crime gone awry, loss of loved one ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, south korea
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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: touching, realistic, captivating, stylized, serious
Plot: composer, musician, performance, pianist, mute or deaf, classical music, musician's life, contests and competitions, romance, love and romance, respect, fighting illness ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: austria, europe, germany, vienna
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 6K
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, realistic, emotional, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: disability, hippie, paralysis, friendship, vietnam war, human spirit, society, mute or deaf, social activist, self discovery, hopes, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1940s, 50s ...
Place: vietnam, seattle, portland oregon, california
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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: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: cons and scams, fall in love, drug lord, physical appearance, dishonesty, love and romance, crimes, mute or deaf, false identity, lookalikes, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.7
 142
Hear No Evil (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A freak accident jolts 15 year-old Shelby Carson (Jahnee Wallace) from her peaceful world of silence and seclusion to the center of a world of chaos, confusion and imminent danger. As she struggles to cope with her new found circumstances, Shelby ...
Style: suspenseful, emotional, serious, sentimental
Plot: life turned upside down, teenage life, miraculous event, family in crisis, mute or deaf, family problems, youth, misfit, school, deaf, hearing, healing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye is an American television series that premiered in 2002 on the PAX Network. The show ended in May 2005 due to PAX's decision to halt the production of original programming. It was one of the two highest rated shows on the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: deaf, police investigation, special agents, fighting crime, law enforcement, crimes, mute or deaf, misfit, disability, agent, fbi, handicapped ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa
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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: serious, exciting, experimental, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: crimes, mute or deaf, special agents, mad scientist, undercover, hidden identity, government agency, rivalry, mind game, state affairs, experiment gone awry, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pentagon
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 5.7
 1K
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, touching, sincere
Plot: dancing, disco, follow your dream, ambition, dancer's life, laboratory, audition, sign language, true love, against the odds, love affair, nightlife ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, paris france, europe, usa, brooklyn new york city ...
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The Reckoning (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 14th Century England, this tale of murder and mystery follows a fugitive priest who falls in with a troupe of actors. As they Arrive in a small town, the actors encounter a woman bing sentenced to death for practicing witchcraft and murder. ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, psychological, twists and turns, scenic ...
Plot: mystery, redemption, murder, medieval, monk, priest, infidelity, village, theatrical troupe, society, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: england, europe, spain
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Bangkok Dangerous (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, 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, mute or deaf, rivalry, killer, assassination, vengeance, one man army, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand, tokyo
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The Bélier Family (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The whole Bélier family is deaf, except for sixteen year old Paula who is the important translator in her parents' day to day life especially when it comes to matters concerning the family farm. When her music teacher discovers she has a ...
Style: touching, emotional, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sign language, teenage girl, moral dilemma, follow your dream, teenage life, family, family life, family problems, hopes, youth, misfit, teachers and students ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, paris france, australia
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