Man in a wheelchair movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant man in a wheelchair movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic, psychological and suspense films and TV shows about / with man in a wheelchair, wheelchair, hospital, handicapped, wheelchair bound, murder, disability, sex scene, paraplegic and love and romance plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Action genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as man in a wheelchair: The Upside (2017), Phantom Boy (2015), Doom Patrol (2019), Rolling to You (2018), Cock Crows at Eleven (1978), See No Evil 2 (2014), Walk with Me (2016), Foreboding (2017), Macadam Stories (2015), Citizen Gangster (2011).

List of man in a wheelchair movies

The Upside (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A comedic look at the relationship between a wealthy paraplegic and a unemployed man with a criminal record who's hired to help him.
Style: sincere, thought provoking, touching, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: handicapped, caregiver, man in a wheelchair, social differences, interracial friendship, rich man, class differences, male nurse, rich poor, interracial, assistant, disabled person ...
Place: chicago illinois, new york
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Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: On the rocky path to sobriety after a life-changing accident, John Callahan discovers the healing power of art, willing his injured hands into drawing hilarious, often controversial cartoons, which bring him a new lease on life.
Style: based on true events, uplifting, touching, compassionate, ironic ...
Plot: alcoholics anonymous, paralysis, drawing, alcoholic, car accident, man in a wheelchair, disability, cartoonist, therapy, redemption, rehabilitation, adoption ...
Time: 70s, year 1972
Place: oregon, portland oregon
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Phantom Boy (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An 11-year-old boy becomes an unlikely superhero when he discovers that he has the ability to leave his body and fly through walls.
Plot: female journalist, family relations, man in a wheelchair, out of body experience, supernatural power, super strength, cancer, journalist, child cancer, police, boy, dog ...
Place: new york
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Doom Patrol (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: The Doom Patrol’s members each suffered horrible accidents that gave them superhuman abilities — but also left them scarred and disfigured. Traumatized and downtrodden, the team found purpose through The Chief, who brought them together to ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, thought provoking, suspense ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: superhero team, superhero, outcast, tragedy, talking robot, androids and robots, villain, tragic event, misfit, split personality, cyborgs, man in a wheelchair ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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Rolling to You (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jocelyn is a selfish and misogynist businessman. He tries to seduce a young pretty woman by pretending to be handicapped, till the day he meets her sister, who is also in a wheelchair.
Style: romantic, humorous, sincere, captivating
Plot: handicapped, woman in a wheelchair, fall in love, womanizer, man in a wheelchair, lie, brother brother relationship, disabled person, sister sister relationship, change of heart, pretense, love and romance ...
Place: paris france, prague, prague czech republic
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Cock Crows at Eleven (1978)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Federico is a child-killer running from the law. Wounded, he is taken in by a 12 year old girl named Simona. Their strange love affair is interrupted by Simona's depressed, oversexed mother Vera, who concocts a plan with Federico to kill her ...
Style: unusual plot structure, thought provoking, complex, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: murderer, exploitation, rapist, female nudity, male nudity, voyeurism, man in a wheelchair, hiding place, wheelchair bound, child with gun, girl, girl man relationship ...
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See No Evil 2 (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: See No Evil 2 revives the nightmare of the first film when Jacob Goodnight rises from the dead in the city morgue after his killing spree at the Blackwell hotel. In this ominous, underground locker for the dead, a group of medical students fight to ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: slasher, psychopath, gory, graphic violence, deadly, danger, crimes, profanity, strong violent content, rivalry, serial murder, man in a wheelchair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Walk with Me (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Sweden, Denmark, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Deployed on mission in Helmand, Afghanistan, 25-year old Thomas steps on a landmine and loses both his legs. At the local rehabilitation center, he meets Sofie, an ascending ballerina from the Royal Danish Ballet, who is helping a relative to regain ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, psychological, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: amputee, soldier, war veteran, man in a wheelchair, dancing, funeral, ballet, war injury, blood, explosion, aunt, train ...
Time: year 2009
Place: afghanistan
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Foreboding (2017)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Miyuki tells Etsuko that she has a ghost in her home. When Etsuko goes to her home, there is only her father there. Etsuko takes her to the hospital, Miyuki receives a diagnosis that she lacks the concept of 'family'.
Style: psychological, contemplative, unusual plot structure, suspense, visually appealing
Plot: alien invasion, doctor, alien, man in a wheelchair, husband wife relationship, japanese woman, fainting, moon, physician, buried alive, man slaps a woman, police ...
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The Texas Chain Saw Massacre: 40th Anniversary (2014)
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Five youths on a weekend getaway fall prey to a depraved family of cannibals in Tobe Hooper's masterpiece of subversive horror, now featuring a 4k digital transfer and all-new surround sound mix supervised by the director.
Style: macabre, suspense, scary, rough, bleak ...
Plot: dead teenager, hitchhiker, massacre, fear, paranoia, psycho killer, murder, cannibalism, serial murder, violence, danger, road trip ...
Time: year 1973
Place: texas, usa
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Macadam Stories (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A drama about several lonely inhabitants of the same council estate, adapted by Benchetrit from his novel.
Style: absurd, social, humorous, melancholic, enigmatic
Plot: apartment building, neighbor, neighbor neighbor relationship, astronaut, man in a wheelchair, city life, social relations, irony, small town, culture clash, cosmonaut, armenian ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
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Citizen Gangster (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Based on a real WWII vet and family man turned bank robber. Disillusioned by his post war circumstances, Eddie Boyd is torn between the need to provide for his young family and an unfulfilled dream to head to Hollywood to become a star. He discovers ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic
Plot: true crime, police brutality, heist, crime, gang, crimes, family relations, criminal heroes, bank robber, prison escape, war veteran, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1940s, 40s, 1950s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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A Gun, a Car, a Blonde (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In this homage to film noir, a wheelchair bound (Jim Metzler) paraplegic fantasizes about the new blonde (Andrea Thompson), who moves into the house across from him..
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, stylized ...
Plot: terminal illness, femme fatale, investigation, mystery, crimes, life is a bitch, love affair, dangerous attraction, isolation, disability, depression, private detective ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles
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The Debt (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Hungary, Israel
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Rachel Singer is a former Mossad agent who tried to capture a notorious Nazi war criminal – the Surgeon of Birkenau – in a secret Israeli mission that ended with his death on the streets of East Berlin. Now, 30 years later, a man claiming to be ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: mossad, war criminal, secret agents, spy, secret agent, moral dilemma, haunted by the past, righting the wronged, spies, war crime, cold war, redemption ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 90s, 1960s, 1990s ...
Place: israel, middle east, germany, europe, ukraine ...
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Red Bracelets: The Beginning (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In this prequel to the TV series, the individual fates of the members of the later "Red Bracelets" and how they came together are told.
Style: touching, exciting, captivating, sincere, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage girl, teenage boy, death of mother, brother brother relationship, death of loved one, soccer match, hospital, wedding ceremony, brother sister relationship, leg amputation, grandfather grandson relationship, best man ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
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Morgan (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Morgan is the inspiring story of Morgan Oliver, a young athlete determined that a bicycle accident that left him paralyzed will not change him. He takes a chance on love when he meets Dean Kagen on a basketball court. Dean helps Morgan train for the ...
Style: touching, psychological, sentimental, unusual plot structure, rough ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay, paraplegic, paralysis, lgbt, gay athlete, bicycle accident, life is a bitch, youth, love, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Me Before You (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A small town girl is caught between dead-end jobs. A high-profile, successful man becomes wheelchair bound following an accident. The man decides his life is not worth living until the girl is hired for six months to be his new caretaker. Worlds ...
Style: touching, romantic, emotional, sentimental, tear jerker ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, love and romance, fall in love, love story, love, wheelchair, handicapped, caregiver, disability, quadriplegic, accident, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, usa, london
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Alien: Resurrection (1997)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two hundred years after Lt. Ripley died, a group of scientists clone her, hoping to breed the ultimate weapon. But the new Ripley is full of surprises … as are the new aliens. Ripley must team with a band of smugglers to keep the creatures from ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, serious, rough ...
Plot: space travel, breeding, outer space, cloning, mercenary, evil alien, scientist, alien, underwater scene, androids, survival, human host ...
Time: future, 24th century
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It Is Fine! Everything Is Fine. (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Tells the story of Paul (Steven C. Stewart), a man suffering from Cerebal Palsy, who spends his days wasting away in a nursing home. To pass his time, he fantasizes about the man he should be despite his twisted body. People are able to understand ...
Style: atmospheric, experimental, serious, surreal, sexual ...
Plot: disability, retirement home, introspection, love affair, sexual relations, human spirit, dangerous attraction, voyeurism, sexual abuse, hopes, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Come Have Coffee with Us (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paronzini at the age of 50, decides to get married and he looks at the Tettamanzi's three sisters.
Style: sex comedy, sexy
Plot: man in a wheelchair, paralysis, irony, sex, virgin, infidelity, brother in law sister in law relationship, stroke, sexual frustration, three sisters, brother sister relationship, bachelor ...
Place: italy
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Beg, Borrow, or Steal (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Three disabled men--one blind, one with no legs and one with no hands--get together to pull off a museum robbery
Plot: heist, museum, prosthetic limb, man in a wheelchair, handicapped, blind man, security guard, obstacle, caper, robbery, blindness, handicap ...
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Revenge in Olympia (2003)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In the middle of a desperate search for his well-connected American father, a young Vietnamese boy named Dustin decides -- ill-advisedly -- to spend a romantic night in the woods with his gay lover. News of a brutal bias attack on the couple by a ...
Plot: trailer park, gay sex, man in a wheelchair, gay kiss, oral sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), asian american, gay stereotype, homelessness, erection, abusive boyfriend, gay ...
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Ash Is Purest White (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: China, France, Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Set in China's underworld, this tale of love and betrayal follows a dancer who fired a gun to protect her mobster boyfriend during a fight. On release from prison 5 years later, she sets out to find him.
Style: touching, captivating, psychological, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: criminal underworld, murder, ex convict, counterfeit money, mob boss, violence, love and romance, female criminal, danger, friendship, couples, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2001, 2000s
Place: china
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The Fall (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Africa, India
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In a hospital on the outskirts of 1920s Los Angeles, an injured stuntman begins to tell a fellow patient, a little girl with a broken arm, a fantastic story about 5 mythical heroes. Thanks to his fractured state of mind and her vivid imagination, ...
Style: surreal, offbeat, light, emotional, intense ...
Plot: hospital, imaginary kingdom, suicide attempt, escape from reality, adventure, friendship, imagination, adventurer, good versus evil, storytelling, disguise, peril ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1910s, 20s
Place: los angeles, istanbul turkey, india, taj mahal
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Eye for an Eye (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mario, an exemplary man, lives in a village on the Galician coast. In the old people’s home, where he works as a nurse, everyone appreciates him. When the best known narco in the area, Antonio Padín, recently released from prison, enters the ...
Style: tense, disturbing, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, mafia, murder, police raid, lawyer, drug dealer, prison, police, doctor, organized crime, crimes, family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: galicia
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Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Israel
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A film adaptation of D.H. Lawrence's novel. After a crippling injury leaves her husband impotent, Lady Chatterly is torn between her love for her husband and her physical desires. With her husband's consent, she seeks out other means of ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, controversial, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: infidelity, master and servant, love triangle, obsession, sexual relations, social differences, paralysis, world war one, adultery, betrayal, war injury, class differences ...
Time: 1910s, 80s
Place: england, europe, france, britain
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Paradise: Faith (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Second film in Ulrich Seidl's Paradise trilogy. A devout Catholic woman practises her religion at home and in the local community, but is unprepared for the reappearance of her estranged husband, who is a Muslim.
Style: sincere, contemplative, realistic, serious, biting ...
Plot: self flagellation, religious fanatic, self discovery, human nature, culture clash, couple relations, society, religions or cults, missionary, husband wife relationship, faith, sin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, vienna
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Don't Tell Me the Boy Was Mad (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Aram, a young man from Marseille of Armenian origin, blows up the Turkish ambassador's car in Paris. Gilles, a young cyclist who was passing at that precise moment, is seriously injured. Aram's mother feels guilty and feels the need to ...
Style: disturbing, sentimental, rough, sincere
Plot: ambassador, assassination, bomb, forgiveness, armenian, mother son relationship, murder, shot in the head, hospital, trial, execution, explosion ...
Time: year 1915, 80s
Place: france, armenia, beirut lebanon, ottoman empire, turkey ...
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Serial Teachers 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The worst teachers of France landed in England for an ultra-secret mission. With Boulard, the King of the Dunces, they are parachuted in the best school of the country, and they will apply their famous methods on the future of the nation.
Style: humorous, feel good, unusual plot structure, light, contemplative
Plot: teacher student relationship, student, teenager, high school, fall in love, classmate, school teacher, cryogenics, dungeon, dormitory, white flag, falling in love ...
Place: london
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Paradox (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of scientists are experimenting with time travel, and they manage to send one of their group ahead in time one hour. But when he comes back, he tells them that they’ll all be dead within the next hour unless they shut the machine down.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Plot: time travel, warning, time paradox, experiment, danger, scientist, deadly, politics, throat slitting, falling to death, agent, scooter ...
Time: year 2007
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