Tourette's syndrome movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant tourette's syndrome movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, suspense and light films and TV shows about / with tourette's syndrome, mentor, storytelling, love and romance, misfit, family relations, friendship, culture clash, dialogue and death plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Germany, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as tourette's syndrome: The Road Within (2014), Front of the Class (2008), Vincent Wants to Sea (2010), Alive and Ticking (2011), Motherless Brooklyn (2019), Son of the Sunshine (2009), Dirty Filthy Love (2004), Toc Toc (2017), Special Dead (2006), Fun Size Horror: Volume One (2015).

List of tourette's syndrome movies

The Road Within (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young man with Tourette's Syndrome embarks on a road trip with his recently-deceased mother's ashes.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, emotional, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: tourette's syndrome, on the road, friendship, mental illness, road trip, anorexia, obsessive quest, social misfits, escapades, society, misfit, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, tokyo
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Front of the Class (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "Front of the Class" is based on the true story of Brad Cohen -- played in the movie by Jimmy Wolk -- who, "after being challenged by Tourette's syndrome from a very young age, defies all odds to become a gifted teacher
Style: touching, inspirational, realistic, thought provoking, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: tourette's syndrome, school, social misfits, dedicated educator, stuttering, teachers and students, family relations, against the odds, human spirit, follow your dream, torment, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, england
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Vincent Wants to Sea (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Vincent, a young man who suffers from Tourette's syndrome, has just lost his mother. His father, a successful politician, does not want to take care of him and therefore places him into a mental institution. He is put into a room with ...
Style: touching, sincere, captivating, scenic, enigmatic ...
Plot: tourette's syndrome, partners, mental illness, friendship, obsessive quest, love and romance, fall in love, social misfits, unsupportive parent, escapades, gas station, eating disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, italy
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Alive and Ticking (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Eva lives a happy life with her ​​father, an unsuccessful but always optimistic car salesman, her consumerist mother, and her quirky grandmother. But Eva is a tad different - she suffers from Tourette's syndrome. Her family has long been ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, tourette's syndrome, loss of job, teenage girl, uncle niece relationship, unemployment, family, grandparent grandchild relationship, forest, bus trip, woman with a gun, binoculars ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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Motherless Brooklyn (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Lionel Essrog, a private detective living with Tourette syndrome, ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and best friend — a mystery that carries him from the gin-soaked jazz clubs of Harlem to the slums of Brooklyn to the gilded halls of New ...
Style: enigmatic, suspense, captivating, melancholic
Plot: private detective, murder investigation, brooklyn new york city, conspiracy, murder, tourette's syndrome, corruption, abuse of power, organized crime, social injustice, politics, investigation ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: harlem, harlem manhattan new york city, usa, united states, new york
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Son of the Sunshine (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A socially disconnected young man with Tourette's Syndrome undergoes an experimental surgery to correct his disorder, but as his symptoms start to fade so does his ability to heal the sick and dying.
Style: emotional, sincere, touching, serious
Plot: disability, family relations, self discovery, family problems, starting over, hopes, fall in love, life is a bitch, supernatural, social misfits, supernatural ability, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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Dirty Filthy Love (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A man's life falls apart as a result of his affliction with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Tourette's Syndrome in this touching and funny tale.
Style: sentimental, psychological, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Plot: doctors and patients, self discovery, couples, support group, human nature, mental illness, friendship, introspection, uncontrollable, obsessive compulsive disorder, disability, tourette's syndrome ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.8
 12K
Toc Toc (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Toc Toc is a 2017 Spanish comedy film directed by Vicente Villanueva. The movie follows the adventures and misadventures of a group of patients with OCD dated at the same time.
Style: humorous, light, psychological, colourful
Plot: mental illness, obsession, psychologist, disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, conflict, bug, dialogue, doctors and patients, problem solving, failed expectations, lame ...
Place: spain
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 4.5
 475
Special Dead (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a zombie plague infects a camp for the mentally handicapped, a ragtag band of campers and counselors struggles to survive the night. The unlikely heroes fight their way off the mountain as, one by one, they're picked off and join the ranks ...
Style: gross out humor, suspense, dark humor, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: survival, zombie, wheelchair bound, mental illness, murder, zombie attack, virus, disability, violence, fight, transformation, camp ...
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Fun Size Horror: Volume One (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Thirty-one twisted tales made from a collective of genre loving filmmakers, Fun Size Horror: Volume One aims to chill and delight horror fans. From classic slashers and creature features, to horror-comedy and hauntings all made into bite size ...
Plot: asthma inhaler, asthma, finger cut off, head cut off, hearing voices, pregnant woman, throat cut, hallucination, posing for a photograph, cigarette burn, visual hallucination, sword ...
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Special Needs (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: TV producer Warren (Isaak James) is developing his masterpiece, a reality show called "Handicaps" starring a variety of people with disabilities. Aided by Laura (Eva James), an overbearing partner with anger issues, and an ex-prison guard ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, dark humor, biting ...
Plot: satire, disability, showbiz, tv show, workplace situations, politics, misfit, ambition, workplace, obstacle, disabled person, paraplegic ...
Time: contemporary
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The Fabulous Patars (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Denis struggles to raise his boisterous daughters Janine and Mercredi on his own while holding down two jobs. Everything goes sour when Denis forgets Mercredi one too many times at the school gates. Séverine, a cheerful social worker, is appointed ...
Plot: sister sister relationship, social worker, classroom, single father, tourette's syndrome, flute, theft, bowling, firefly, demonstration, bus, supermarket ...
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Post Mortem, America 2021 (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Lucille (Linnea Quigley) is murdered by crime boss Severin (Jim O'Rear) and his thugs, goes to hell and returns five years later as a demon / zombie to get her revenge.
Plot: revenge, post apocalypse, beaten to death, cemetery, vigilante, snake, flashback, burial, killer, walking dead, betrayal, murder ...
Time: 2020s
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Utanför din dörr (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After losing his parents in an accident, André quits his job and moves to a small town.
Plot: grocery store, birthday party, break up, dildo, robbery, birthday cake, revenge, cooking, painting, nightclub, tourette's syndrome, relationship problems ...
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 7.2
 54K
The Square (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, Germany, France, Denmark, USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A satirical drama reflecting our times — about the sense of community, moral courage and the affluent person’s need for egocentricity in an increasingly uncertain world.
Style: satirical, thought provoking, intellectual, dark humor, absurd ...
Plot: theft, shame, art museum, art, party, society, father daughter relationship, altruism, modern art, symbolism, american abroad, homelessness ...
Time: 2010s
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, europe, eastern europe
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 5.3
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Jimmy Zip (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An abused runaway with pyromaniac tendencies teams up with a metal sculptor. Together they blow away the art world and a local crime boss.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, grunge
Plot: hollywood, friendship, coming of age, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, best friends, crimes, performer's life, friends, kids in trouble, self discovery, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
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 6.2
 799
Maze (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Artist Lyle Maze is reconciled to a life without romance thanks to his dual afflictions: Tourette's Syndrome and obsessive-compulsive disorder. But his life takes an unexpected turn when his friend Mike departs on a humanitarian mission, ...
Style: touching, humorous, psychological, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, friends, family relations, self discovery, friendship, love triangle, fall in love, moral dilemma, love affair, introspection, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, africa
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What About Bob? (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Before going on vacation, self-involved psychiatrist Dr. Leo Marvin has the misfortune of taking on a new patient: Bob Wiley. An exemplar of neediness and a compendium of phobias, Bob follows Marvin to his family's country house. Dr. Marvin ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, light, witty ...
Plot: mental illness, therapy, obsession, psychiatrist, goofy hero, nothing goes right, disorder, doctors and patients, stalking, treatment, vacation, family vacation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new hampshire, usa
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 6.5
 423
The Tic Code (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A 10 year old gifted boy wants to be a jazz pianist much to the chagrin of his more classical oriented piano instructor. With his mother's help, he is an underage regular at a local nightspot, where he is teamed up with a sax superstar. Both ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, offbeat, contemplative ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: jazz, disability, music, power relations, friends, hopes, single parent, musician's life, misfit, youth, coming of age, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, canada
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Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Deuce Bigalow is a less than attractive, down on his luck aquarium cleaner. One day he wrecks the house of a gigolo and needs quick money to repair it. The only way he can make it is to become a gigolo himself, taking on an unusual mix of female ...
Style: light, funny, humorous, idiotic, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: women, nothing goes right, goofy hero, comedy of errors, dishonesty, social misfits, parody, fish, fall in love, pimp, prostitute, stupidity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, malibu california
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Crank: High Voltage (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Chelios faces a Chinese mobster who has stolen his nearly indestructible heart and replaced it with a battery-powered ticker that requires regular jolts of electricity to keep working.
Style: stylized, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, one man army, horse race, gunfight, foot chase, absurdism, strip club, prostitute, mansion, taser, heart, stun gun ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, tokyo
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 4.4
 13K
Bitch Slap (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Three bad girls (a down-and-out stripper, a drug-running killer and a corporate powerbroker) arrive at a remote desert hideaway to extort and steal $200 Million in diamonds from a ruthless underworld kingpin.
Style: sexy, realistic, exciting, stylized, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, strong violent content, partners, anti hero, strong sexual content, danger, adventure, anti heroes, deception, betrayal, female protagonist, gun violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, moscow russia
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Off and Running (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: dishonesty, on the run, love affair, unemployment, love and romance, female director, hotel room, kidnapping, bathtub, gun, chauffeur, tourette's syndrome ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
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Another Happy Day (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A wedding at her parents' Annapolis estate hurls high-strung Lynn into the center of touchy family dynamics.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, sentimental ...
Plot: family gatherings, estate, wedding, eccentric family, nothing goes right, disorder, siblings relations, parents and children, family relations, ex husband ex wife relationship, remarry, getting along ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, maryland
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The Boondock Saints (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: With a God-inspired moral obligation to act against evil, twin brothers Conner and Murphy set out to rid Boston of criminals. However, rather than working within the system, these Irish Americans decide to take swift retribution into their own hands.
Style: exciting, suspense, twists and turns, surprise ending, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, irish, neo noir, mafia, shooting, crime, crimes, siblings relations, violence spree, revenge, corpse, fbi ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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American Loser (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A dramatic comedy about a self-induced attention-deficit disordered, learning disabled, Tourette's syndrome suffering, balance impaired, ex-alcoholic young man from the Upper East Side of Manhattan and the gold-digging girl who inspires him to ...
Style: tragicomedy, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: alcoholic, misfit, social misfits, lifestyle, twentysomething life, disorder, love and romance, goofy hero, couples, support group, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
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 7.3
 155K
Point Break (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the coastal town of Los Angeles, a gang of bank robbers call themselves The Ex-Presidents commit their crimes while wearing masks of Reagan, Carter, Nixon and Johnson. The F.B.I. believes that the members of the gang could be surfers and send ...
Style: exciting, surprise ending, suspenseful, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: extreme sport, bank robbery, working undercover, extreme sports, special agents, undercover, surfer, gang, fbi, surfing, ex athlete, wave ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, hawaii
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 5.3
 114K
The Predator (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: From the outer reaches of space to the small-town streets of suburbia, the hunt comes home. Now, the universe’s most lethal hunters are stronger, smarter and deadlier than ever before, having genetically upgraded themselves with DNA from other ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: alien, hunter, predator, massacre, machismo, military, warrior, fear, space battle, invisibility, alien monster, alien race ...
Time: 2010s, 20th century
Place: xian, mexico, georgia
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Wedding Crashers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: John and his buddy, Jeremy are emotional criminals who know how to use a woman's hopes and dreams for their own carnal gain. Their modus operandi: crashing weddings. Normally, they meet guests who want to toast the romantic day with a random ...
Style: light, humorous, funny, romantic, twists and turns ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: romance, love and romance, wedding, looking for sex, eccentric family, cheating, friends, buddies, seduction, wedding party, fiance fiancee relationship, love at first sight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: maryland, washington d.c., usa, denver colorado, salt lake city utah ...
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How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An advice columnist, Andie Anderson (Kate Hudson), tries pushing the boundaries of what she can write about in her new piece about how to get a man to leave you in 10 days. Her editor, Lana (Bebe Neuwirth), loves it, and Andie goes off to find a man ...
Style: romantic, light, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: bet, love, unlikely couple, couple relations, love and romance, love story, fall in love, wooing, journalist, battle of the sexes, initially antagonists, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, hawaii ...
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