Cholera movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant cholera movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, epic, touching, emotional and captivating films and TV shows about / with cholera, doctor, epidemic, father son relationship, death, murder, husband wife relationship, catastrophe, betrayal and society plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
cholera movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as cholera: The Painted Veil (2006), Sparrow (1993), Love in the Time of Cholera (2007), The Directive (2019), The Horseman on the Roof (1995), Odessa (2019), The Secret Garden (1987), Contagious (1997), The Cursed (2021), Love Takes Wing (2009).

List of cholera movies

The Painted Veil (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, USA, Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A British medical doctor fights a cholera outbreak in a small Chinese village, while also being trapped at home in a loveless marriage to an unfaithful wife.
Style: touching, emotional, scenic, captivating, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: infidelity, loveless marriage, marriage, love and romance, cheating wife, couple relations, love story, extramarital affair, adultery, couples, cholera, love ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 50s, 19th century
Place: china, shanghai, london, england, africa ...
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Sparrow (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Catania, Sicilia 1854. A serious epidemic of cholera is hitting the region. Maria a 16 years old novice leaves her convent and returns her home to avoid contamination. Here she finds a difficult situation, in fact her stepmother and her half-sisters ...
Style: erotic
Plot: cholera, religion, catholic priest, catholic church, catholic, nun, mother superior, volcano, sister sister relationship, love, priest, love triangle ...
Time: 19th century
Place: sicily
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Love in the Time of Cholera (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico, UK, Colombia
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In Colombia just after the Great War, an old man falls from a ladder; dying, he professes great love for his wife. After the funeral, a man calls on the widow - she dismisses him angrily. Flash back more than 50 years to the day Florentino Ariza, a ...
Style: sexy, psychological, romantic, emotional, serious ...
Plot: love, letter, impossible love, love triangle, magic realism, unlikely friendships, betrayal, visceral, multiple storylines, justice, funeral, diary ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1890s, 1870s, post world war one ...
Place: colombia, latin america, paris france, caribbean
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The Directive (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the aftermath of an incurable virus spread, a robot seeking to eradicate humanity deceptively guides a Red Cross survivor to sanctuary with the false hope of his family awaiting in Safe Zone 57.
Style: epic, surprise ending, psychotronic, allegory, educational ...
Plot: zombie outbreak, sole survivor, rat, robot, journey, expedition, infection, role playing, cholera, zombie survival, quarantine, missing person ...
Time: future, 2020s, near future, year 2019
Place: usa, china, colorado, washington d.c., utah ...
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The Horseman on the Roof (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In a time of war and disease, a young officer gallantly tries to help a young woman find her husband.
Style: romantic, sexy, clever, emotional, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: noblewoman, nobility, love, horse, cholera, friend, chase, betrayal, courage, assassination, death, sacrifice ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1830s
Place: france, italy, provence, europe, milan italy ...
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Odessa (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Odessa, August 1970. A heat wave. The city is full of tourists. Boris, a journalist and foreign affairs specialist, and his eight-year-old son Valeri arrive from Moscow to visit Boris’ in-laws, Grigori Iosifovich and Raisa Irovna Davidov. But on ...
Style: ambiguous ending, realistic, talky, social, emotional ...
Plot: jewish, ordinary people, parents and children, family problems, love interest, husband wife relationship, brawl, parent child relationship, lolita, older man younger woman relationship, cholera, heat wave ...
Time: 70s, year 1970
Place: ussr, ukraine
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The Secret Garden (1987)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a spoiled English girl living in 19th century India loses both parents in a cholera epidemic, she is sent back to England to live in a country mansion. The lord is a strange old man-- frail and deformed, immensely kind but so melancholy. She ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, sincere, sentimental, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: orphan, garden, little girl, family relations, uncle, mansion, friendship, family problems, mischievous children, family life, child's point of view, youth ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
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Contagious (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When some shrimp from Mexico, tainted with Cholera, is served to some people on a plane bound for LA. An outbreak ensues. And a doctor sets out to find the source and contain it before it turns into a epidemic. And if things weren't bad enough, ...
Plot: epidemic, disaster, pandemic, quarantine, hospital, doctor, cholera, apocalypse, deadly virus, infection, camping, girl ...
Place: los angeles, taipei, colombia
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The Cursed (2021)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In the late nineteenth century, brutal land baron Seamus Laurent slaughters a Roma clan, unleashing a curse on his family and village. In the days that follow, the townspeople are plagued by nightmares, Seamus’s son Edward goes missing, and a boy ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, suspense, monster, creature, paranormal phenomena, revenge, violence, fear, village, death, supernatural power ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france, rome italy
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Love Takes Wing (2009)
Genre: Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Belinda Simpson is now a doctor in a small Missouri town where an unknown plague is spreading fear and resentment amoung the townspeople. One local resident thinks the illness was spread from the town orphanage and wants to see it shut down. Belinda ...
Style: uplifting, touching, serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: small town, old west, plague, love affair, love and romance, christian, fall in love, small town life, friendship, child illness, love, medical ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, missouri
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Leopardi (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A luminously beautiful biopic of the celebrated eighteenth-century Italian poet, essayist and philosopher Giacomo Leopardi, who created immortal verse whilst struggling with a debilitating illness.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, captivating
Plot: poet, prodigy, poetry, enlightenment, writer's life, romanticism, family problems, society, writers, father son relationship, unrequited love, studying ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, europe, southern italy, florence, naples italy ...
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The Emigrants (1971)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Sweden
Duration: 151 min.
Story: In the middle of the 19th century, Kristina and Karl-Oskar live in a small rural village in Smaaland (southern Sweden). They get married and try to make a living on a small spot of land. However, the small size of their land, the infertile soil, and ...
Style: epic, romantic, inter cultural, inspirational, saga ...
Plot: journey, farm hand, boat, death, immigration, sea voyage, scandinavian culture, female protagonist, road trip, emigrant, social injustice, food ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1840s
Place: minnesota, sweden, europe, eastern europe
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Kabala (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mali, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When an elderly man reveals that his son Hammala (Modibo Traore) is the illegitimate son of a purported witch, the ugly side of social customs rears its head. Shunned by the community, an ashamed Hammala leaves the village, only to return four years ...
Plot: animal abuse, arranged marriage, wind, holy water, father son relationship, fire, wedding, spirituality, shame, magic spell, prejudice, sorcerer ...
Place: africa
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Private Duty Nurses (1971)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A trio of beautiful private-duty nurses that practice more than the medical arts must confront underground drug traffickers, racism and murder in their local hospital.
Style: erotic, feminist film
Plot: exploitation, nurse, hospital, night, doctor, sex scene, female nudity, lust, rape victim, attempted rape, social issues, drug smuggling ...
Place: southern california
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True Women (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 183 min.
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Story: True Women is a sweeping saga of love, war and adventure. Spanning five decades from the Texas Revolution through the Civil War, Reconstruction and beyond, True Women is the story of the love, friendship, survival and triumphs
Style: tense, epic, emotional, rough, serious ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, female protagonist, woman, woman power, american history, femme fatale, woman with a gun, emancipation, civil rights, revolution, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1840s, 1860s, 1830s ...
Place: texas, austin texas, usa
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Seasons of the Heart (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Martha and Jed Richards live in Oregon in 1862. They and their two daughters moved there to make a new life, but the daughters died of cholera along the way. This has left Martha an emotional wreck, and she is unable to move on with her life. That ...
Plot: christmas, christian, youth, pioneer, adoption, foster child, adoptive mother adopted son relationship, adoptive father adopted son relationship, loss of daughter, down syndrome, adopted son, cholera ...
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The Forest Woman (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Romania
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Busuioc (Victor Rebengiuc), un taran bogat din Curtici isi trimite fiul Iorgovan (Adrian Pintea), impreuna cu servitorul Sofron (Serban Ionescu) in satul vecin pentru a gasi oameni la munca campului. Iorgovan este indragostit de Simina (Manuela ...
Plot: forest ranger, fall in love, peasant, bird, cholera, farm, epidemic, landowner, nightmare, male female relationship, corpse, forest ...
Time: 19th century
Place: transylvania
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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, tense, psychological, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: husband wife relationship, doctor, animal lover, medical student, police brutality, fall in love, marriage, sexploitation, accidental killing, rapist, suspense, affection ...
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The Music Lovers (1971)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Composer, conductor and teacher Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky struggles against his homosexual tendencies by marrying, but unfortunately he chooses a wonky, nymphomaniac girl whom he cannot satisfy.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, sexual, atmospheric ...
Plot: lgbt, music, composer, gay, female nudity, piano, dancing, art, mental disorder, classical composer, psychology, sex crime ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s, 1880s
Place: europe, england, russia, london, moscow russia
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Spy Game (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Japan, France, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Veteran spy Nathan Muir is on the verge of retiring from the CIA when he learns that his one-time protégé and close friend, Tom Bishop, is a political prisoner sentenced to die in Beijing. Although their friendship has been marred by bad blood and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, stylized, rough, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, cia, mentor, terrorist, working undercover, suspense, undercover, secret agents, conspiracy, political corruption, cold war ...
Time: 90s, 21st century
Place: china, washington d.c., saigon, cyprus, munich germany ...
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Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Based on Mary Shelley's novel, "Frankenstein" tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, a promising young doctor who, devastated by the death of his mother during childbirth, becomes obsessed with bringing the dead back to life. His ...
Style: gothic, scary, stylized, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: frankenstein, mad scientist, vengeance, supernatural, monster, obsession, science, justice, experiment gone awry, rescue, death, deadly creature ...
Time: 19th century, georgian era, victorian era, 1930s, 18th century
Place: germany, swiss alps, geneva switzerland
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The Great Train Robbery (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In Victorian England, a master criminal makes elaborate plans to steal a shipment of gold from a moving train.
Style: intense, talky, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: heist, train robbery, robbery, gold, suspense, betrayal, british, gangsters, train travel, master criminal, unlikely criminals, partners ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 70s, victorian era
Place: england, london, europe
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Empire of the Sun (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Jamie Graham, a privileged English boy, is living in Shanghai when the Japanese invade and force all foreigners into prison camps. Jamie is captured with an American sailor named Basie, who looks out for him while they are in the camp together. Even ...
Style: epic, sad, emotional, realistic, touching ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: world war two, coming of age, war, child protagonist, childhood, captivity, peasant, japanese army, pow, survival, child, young heroes ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1945
Place: shanghai, china, japan, tokyo, asia ...
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Beyond Borders (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Beyond Borders is an epic tale of the turbulent romance between two star-crossed lovers set against the backdrop of the world's most dangerous hot spots. Academy Award winner Angelina Jolie stars as Sarah Jordan, an American living in London in ...
Style: touching, emotional, romantic, thought provoking, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: charity, un, war, abroad, corruption, survival, brutality, love, surgery, starvation, life & death, life philosophy ...
Time: 80s, 90s, year 1989, year 1984, year 1995 ...
Place: africa, london, cambodia, england, europe ...
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Balzac: A Passionate Life (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 240 min.
Story: He burned with ambition. He lusted for life. He lived for passion. This is the sprawling saga of Honoré de Balzac (Gérard Depardieu), a man who created a great literary oeuvre from the dramas and adventures of his own life - a life that he shaped ...
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, clever, contemplative
Plot: writers, art, age-gap relationship, family relations, power relations, couples, artists and showbiz, master and servant, vengeance, innocence lost, writer's life, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: switzerland, france, europe, paris france, black sea
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The Aviator (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 170 min.
Story: A biopic depicting the life of filmmaker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film producer and an aviation magnate, while simultaneously growing more unstable due to severe ...
Style: epic, realistic, stylized, captivating, factual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, success, businessman, aviation, corruption, test pilot, obsessive compulsive disorder, filmmaking, pilot, billionaire, millionaire, character study ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 1940s, 50s, 1910s ...
Place: los angeles, california, new york, connecticut, usa ...
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Anna and the King (1999)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: The story of the romance between the King of Siam (now Thailand) and the widowed British school teacher Anna Leonowens during the 1860s. Anna teaches the children and becomes romanced by the King. She convinces him that a man can be loved by just ...
Style: romantic, serious, epic, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: royal family, love story, culture clash, social differences, interracial relations, unlikely friendships, forbidden love, teacher, fall in love, opposites attract, love and romance, palace ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: asia, southeast asia, thailand, england, burma
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A Bullet for Sandoval (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After his girlfriend dies in childbirth, Confederate deserter John Warner (George Hilton) travels to Mexico, where the woman's father, Don Pedro Sandoval (Ernest Borgnine), grudgingly hands over his child. But with no locals willing to provide ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: civil war, american civil war, destiny, plague, battles, tough heroes, soldier, gang, on the run, babies and infants, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america
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7 Women (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a mission in China in 1935, Agatha Andrews is a rigid missionary beset by Mongolian bandits led by Warlord chief Tunga Khan. With her are her assistant Jane Argent, staff members Emma Clark, Miss Russell and Miss Binns, head of the British ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: warlord, female doctor, doctor, mission, religions or cults, society, rivalry, power relations, life is a bitch, faith, suspense, missionary ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 60s
Place: china, mongolia, asia
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Red Angel (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1939, Sakura Nishi is a young army nurse who is sent to the field hospitals in China during the Sino-Japanese war. She has to assist the surgeon Dr. Okabe with an incredible number of amputations. In the crowded wards, she gives sympathy to some ...
Style: disturbing, controversial, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: world war two, nurse, medical, amputation, military hospital, sensuality, military, war, unlikely couple, life is a bitch, sexual dysfunction, battles ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: china
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