Blindness movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant blindness movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense and stylized films and TV shows about / with blindness, blind man, catastrophe, storytelling, murder, mentor, dialogue, life philosophy, brutality and nudity (full frontal - brief) plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, Italy, UK and other countries.
blindness movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as blindness: The Way He Looks (2014), Bird Box (2018), See (2019), Ego (2013), See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989), Wait Until Dark (1967), Under the Riccione Sun (2020), Butterflies Are Free (1972), The Lobster (2015), The Eye (2008).

List of blindness movies

The Way He Looks (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leonardo is a blind teenager dealing with an overprotective mother while trying to live a more independent life. To the disappointment of his best friend, Giovana, he plans to go on an exchange program abroad. When Gabriel, a new student in town, ...
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, gay teenager, coming of age, teenage love, lgbt, homosexuality, blindness, gays and lesbians, gay couple, coming out, friendship, blind character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
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Bird Box (2018)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A woman and a pair of children are blindfolded and make their way through a post-apocalyptic setting along a river.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: survival, end of the world, survival horror, fear, blindness, suicide, bird, murder, post apocalypse, creature, parents and children, blindfold ...
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See (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A virus has decimated humankind. Those who survived emerged blind. Centuries later when twins are born with the mythic ability to see, their father must protect his tribe against a threatened queen.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, suspense, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: post apocalypse, clan, blindness, warrior, tribe, survival, virus, escape, twins, distopia, weapons, heretic ...
Time: future
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Ego (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: For Sebastian Silverberg life is all about his appearance, partying and his enormous ego. Things are going smoothly when an accident leaves him blind, forcing him to re-evaluate his life and to seek meaning beyond appearances.
Style: intense, sentimental, semi serious, thought provoking
Plot: blindness, singer, competition, love story, dream, loneliness, best friend, romance, life philosophy, car accident, catastrophe, individuality ...
Place: eastern 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: murder, friendship, farce, mute or deaf, chase, blindness, odd couple, false accusation, disability, deaf, witness, crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, new jersey
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Wait Until Dark (1967)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After a flight back home, Sam Hendrix returns with a doll he innocently acquired along the way. As it turns out, the doll is actually stuffed with heroin, and a group of criminals led by the ruthless Roat has followed Hendrix back to his place to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, clever, psychological, serious ...
Plot: heroin, disability, blindness, murder, search, stabbing, crimes, crime, drug dealing, neighbor, police, photographer ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, montreal quebec, montreal
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Under the Riccione Sun (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: While vacationing on the crowded beaches of Riccione, a group of teenagers becomes fast friends as they grapple with relationship issues and romance.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, entertaining, buddy comedy
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: blind character, lifeguard, virgin, blindness, summer vacation, best friend, mentor, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, summer, tourist, aspiring singer ...
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Butterflies Are Free (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Striving to be independent, the blind but determined Don Baker (Edward Albert) moves away from his overprotective mother (Eileen Heckart, who won an Oscar). After settling into his new San Francisco digs, Don meets kooky neighbor Jill Tanner (Goldie ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: blindness, fall in love, neighbor, disability, romance, opposites attract, couple relations, parents and children, family relations, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, falling in love ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa, los angeles, new jersey, new york
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The Lobster (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK, Greece, France, Netherlands, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.
Style: surreal, ironic, artsy, clever, absurd ...
Plot: absurdism, hotel, distopia, love, society, manhunt, punishment, suicide attempt, blindness, hunting, friendship, runaway ...
Time: 2010s, near future, future
Place: hellas, greece
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The Eye (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Violinist Sydney Wells was accidentally blinded by her sister Helen when she was five years old. She submits to a cornea transplantation, and while recovering from the operation, she realizes that she is seeing dead people.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, twist ending, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, danger, seeing dead people, eye, ghost, blindness, death, demon, supernatural, fear, woman in danger, cheating death ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: mexico, los angeles, new york
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The Day of the Triffids (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A shower of meteorites produces a rare night time spectacle that blinds anyone that looks at it. As it was such a beautiful sight, most people were watching, and as a consequence, 99% of the World's population go completely blind. In the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, enigmatic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, blindness, meteorite, meteor, survival, save the world, rescue, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, deadly, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, france, spain
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Blink (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Emma is an attractive girl in her 20s who has been blind for 20 years. A new type of eye operation partially restores her sight, but she is having problems: sometimes she doesn't "remember" what she's seen until later. One night ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, twists and turns, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, blindness, mind game, crime, crimes, investigation, woman in danger, deadly, stalking, psychopath, police detective ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco
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Julia's Eyes (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of a woman who is slowly losing her sight whilst trying to investigate the mysterious death of her twin sister.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: mind game, blindness, woman in danger, murder, violence, suicide, twin sister, mysterious villain, uncover truth, mystery killer, blind character, delusion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain
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In Darkness (2018)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A blind musician hears a murder committed in the apartment upstairs from hers that sends her down a dark path into London's gritty criminal underworld.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting
Plot: blindness, criminal underworld, murder, police, childhood trauma, musician, secret identity, revenge, murder investigation, blind woman, abduction, attempted murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, bosnia, london
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Blind (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Having recently lost her sight, Ingrid retreats to the safety of her home—a place where she can feel in control, alone with her husband and her thoughts. After a while, Ingrid starts to feel the presence of her husband in the flat when he is ...
Style: touching, psychological, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: voyeur, infidelity, blind woman, reality vs fantasy, blindness, loneliness, life turned upside down, losing-it hero, isolation, dishonesty, confined, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 2011
Place: norway, europe, oslo norway
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The Beyond (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where after a series of supernatural 'accidents', she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell.
Style: gothic, gloomy, scary, bleak, rough ...
Plot: ghost, zombie, hotel, supernatural, morgue, murder, survival, danger, violence, blindness, mutilation, experiment ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
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Blind (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Bulgaria
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In late 19th century's Netherlands, an albino woman and a blind man develop an indiscriminate love for one another. Will love be blind?
Style: serious, tense, emotional, atmospheric, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: blindness, albino, physical appearance, love affair, fall in love, master and servant, disability, power relations, estate, romance, social misfits, countryside ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, holland
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The Willow Tree (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Youssef, a blind university professor, is suddenly diagnosed with a fatal disease and must undergo treatment in France. Back home, will he find the life he had before?
Style: psychological, realistic, touching, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: blindness, hospital, couple relations, introspection, disability, injustice, life is a bitch, surgery, iranian, second chance, self discovery, temptation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran, france, europe, middle east, paris france
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In the Dark (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Murphy is a flawed and irreverent woman who just happens to be blind and is the only “witness” to the murder of her drug-dealing friend, Tyson. When the police dismiss her story, she sets out with her dog, Pretzel, to find the killer while also ...
Style: captivating, intense, humorous, colourful
Plot: blindness, police investigation, romance, family, drugs, friendship, death of friend, crime, crimes, animal, relationships, female protagonist ...
Place: chicago illinois
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Lemon (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A man watches his life unravel after he is left by his blind girlfriend.
Style: dark humor, humorous, ironic, funny, witty
Plot: blindness, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, self pity, audition, brother brother relationship, marital separation, ex husband ex wife relationship, white male black female relationship, braille, actor, photographer, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, milwaukee wisconsin, denmark, japan, dallas texas ...
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Kaabil: The Mind Sees All (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Rohan (Hritik roshan) is a kind, happy young man who has been blind since birth and works as a voice-over artist for a living. Through friends, he meets Supriya (Yami Gautam), a working woman who is also blind, but proudly independent. The two start ...
Plot: rape, blindness, loss of loved one, rape and revenge, revenge, murder, blind man, rape and murder, rape victim, rape revenge, corruption, police corruption ...
Place: india, mumbai india
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Macabre (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A middle-aged woman, traumatized from the death of her adulterous lover, moves into a room at a New Orleans boarding house where the blind landlord becomes suspicious to her activities of continuing her affair with her dead lover.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: mental illness, necrophilia, murder, dead child, blindness, gory, supernatural, mystery, haunted by the past, mental institution, deadly, disembodied head ...
Time: 70s
Place: new orleans, usa
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Ray (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Born on a sharecropping plantation in Northern Florida, Ray Charles went blind at seven. Inspired by a fiercely independent mom who insisted he make his own way, He found his calling and his gift behind a piano keyboard. Touring across the Southern ...
Style: captivating, sincere, sentimental, emotional, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician's life, jazz, musician, pianist, african american, addiction, heroin, blues, civil rights, guilt, music, blindness ...
Time: 1930s, 60s, 70s, 50s, 30s ...
Place: usa, georgia, manhattan new york city, st. louis missouri, paris france ...
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Daredevil (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: He dwells in a world of eternal night, but the blackness is filled with sounds and scents, tastes and textures that most cannot perceive. Although attorney Matt Murdock is blind, his other four senses function with superhuman sharpness. By day, ...
Style: exciting, stylized, comic, dark, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret identity, superhero, supernatural ability, vigilantism, martial arts, good versus evil, blind character, blindness, vengeance, boxing, superhuman powers, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, england
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Daredevil (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Lawyer-by-day Matt Murdock uses his heightened senses from being blinded as a young boy to fight crime at night on the streets of Hell’s Kitchen as Daredevil.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, vigilantism, fighting crime, secret identity, good versus evil, heroic mission, danger, superhuman powers, undercover, lawyer, ninja ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Mademoiselle Paradis (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 18th century Vienna. The true story of Maria Theresia von Paradis, a gifted piano player and close friend of Mozart’s, who lost her eye-sight as a child. Desperate to cure their talented daughter, the Paradis entrust Maria to Dr. Mesmer, a ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, serious, stylized
Plot: pianist, blindness, female musician, therapy, doctor patient relationship, piano, doctor, loss of eyesight, blind man, treatment, pregnant woman, bare breasts ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s, 1700s
Place: vienna, austria
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23 Blast (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a high school football star is suddenly stricken with irreversible total blindness, he must decide whether to live a safe handicapped life or bravely return to the life he once knew and the sport he still loves.
Style: sentimental, uplifting, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, high school, human spirit, blindness, athlete's life, ambition, disability, life turned upside down, sport, society, hopes, sport team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, united states, kentucky
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Blind Justice (2005)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Blind Justice is an American television series created by Steven Bochco about a blind New York City police detective. It was introduced mid-season in March 8, 2005 to fill the time slot left by Bochco's highly successful NYPD Blue, which had ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: police detective, murder, starting over, blindness, murder investigation, police station, fighting crime, danger, curses spells and rituals, crimes, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Scent of a Woman (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Charlie Simms is a student at a private preparatory school who comes from a poor family. To earn the money for his flight home to Gresham, Oregon for Christmas, Charlie takes a job over Thanksgiving looking after retired U.S. Army officer Lieutenant ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, dramatic, touching, inspirational ...
Plot: human spirit, friendship, mentor, human nature, blind character, depression, teaching the ways of the world, ex military, unlikely friendships, thanksgiving, change of heart, student ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, new england
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The Magic Sword: Quest for Camelot (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: During the times of King Arthur, Kayley is a brave girl who dreams of following her late father as a Knight of the Round Table. The evil Ruber wants to invade Camelot and take the throne of King Arthur, and Kayley has to stop him.
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: dragon, sword, adventure, knight, royal family, king arthur, good versus evil, rescue, heroic mission, blindness, folk hero, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
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