Leprosy movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant leprosy movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, intense, talky and melancholic films and TV shows about / with leprosy, murder, mentor, storytelling, dialogue, death, brutality, violence, culture clash and leper plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
leprosy movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as leprosy: The Fog (2005), The Fog (1980), The Dungeon of Harrow (1962), Three Seasons (1999), Princess Mononoke (1997), Agimat, Anting-anting Ni Lolo (2002), Yomeddine (2018), Mary Magdalene (2018), Touch Me Not (1961), Afrika (1973).

List of leprosy movies

The Fog (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Trapped within an eerie mist, the residents of Antonio Bay have become the unwitting victims of a horrifying vengeance. One hundred years earlier, a ship carrying lepers was purposely lured onto the rocky coastline and sank, drowning all aboard. Now ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, twist ending, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: fog, lighthouse, ghost, small town, supernatural, island, danger, vengeance, leprosy, mystery, haunted by the past, prophecy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, oregon
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The Fog (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Strange things begin to occurs as a tiny California coastal town prepares to commemorate its centenary. Inanimate objects spring eerily to life; Rev. Malone stumbles upon a dark secret about the town's founding; radio announcer Stevie witnesses ...
Style: gloomy, scary, atmospheric, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, gold, ghost, supernatural, leprosy, anniversary, beach, lighthouse, church, ship, decapitation, sea ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1979
Place: california, usa, northern california
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The Dungeon of Harrow (1962)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A man is shipwrecked on the island of a cruel Count and taken prisoner.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, paranoia, net, castle, mute, dungeon, ship wreck, leprosy, shipwreck, insanity, water torture, torture ...
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Three Seasons (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Vietnam, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Three Seasons wants to show individuals triumphing over adversities, recovering from traumas, looking forward to better times, as well as nostalgia for those better days before American and French and other invasions, material and ideological. It is ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, sentimental, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: prostitute, poetry, leprosy, culture clash, human nature, fall in love, urban, anti capitalism, poet, society, love and romance, writer's life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, saigon, new jersey
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Princess Mononoke (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Ashitaka, a prince of the disappearing Ainu tribe, is cursed by a demonized boar god and must journey to the west to find a cure. Along the way, he encounters San, a young human woman fighting to protect the forest, and Lady Eboshi, who is trying to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, emotional, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wolf, mythology, adventure, demon, talking animals, princess, heroic mission, danger, in the woods, human spirit, curses spells and rituals, master warrior ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century, 16th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Agimat, Anting-anting Ni Lolo (2002)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Adventure, Family
Country: Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Pao is a young schoolboy who inherits an amulet from his grandfather. butt before he can use its power, he must first past three formidable test to prove his strength and determination. After passing the two test , Pao comes face to face with Paolo ...
Plot: broom, leprosy, bow and arrow, school bully, dining hall, stabbed with a sword, trial, evil, egg, human skeleton, nymph, evil queen ...
Place: the philippines
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Yomeddine (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Egypt, Austria, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Coptic leper and his orphaned apprentice leave the confines of the leper colony for the first time and embark on a journey across Egypt to search for what is left of their families.
Style: road movie
Plot: playing soccer, prayer, train, father, donkey, leprosy, grave, funeral, orphan, garbage dump, praying, audio cassette ...
Place: egypt
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Mary Magdalene (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the Holy Land in the first century C.E., a young woman leaves her small fishing village and traditional family behind to join a radical new social movement. At its head is a charismatic leader, Jesus of Nazareth, who promises that the world ...
Style: biblical, captivating, disturbing, sincere
Plot: apostle, love, rebellion, belief, faith, female protagonist, equality, religion, marriage proposal, bible, christian, roman empire ...
Time: 1st century, 30s, 1930s
Place: jerusalem, xian
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Touch Me Not (1961)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Based on the revolutionary novel by Jose Rizal.
Plot: government, staircase, rosary, peeping tom, insult, dinner, religion, necklace, nationalism, fiesta, marching band, catholicism ...
Place: spain
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Afrika (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Ethiopia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A violent examination of male homosexuality in a time when it was considered taboo, where Ivano Staccioli and his lover engage in a self-destructive relationship against the background of Africa.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: colonialism, extramarital affair, male homosexuality, rape, leper, flashbacks, flashback, gunshot, gun shot, gun in mouth, euthanasia, killing an animal ...
Place: africa, ethiopia
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Castle of Sand (1974)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Yoshitaro Nomura’s 1975 film of Seicho Matsumoto’s immensely popular detective story tells the tale of two detectives, Imanishi (Tetsuro Tamba) and Yoshimura (Kensaku Morita), tasked with tracking down the murderer of an old man, found ...
Plot: police investigation, class differences, murder investigation, letter, father son relationship, murder, small town, miscarriage, police, adoption, hospital, countryside ...
Place: tokyo, japan
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The Hawaiians (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A wanderer returns home only to find political turmoil, disease and romantic difficulties.
Style: epic, sincere, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: pineapple, romance, escapades, lifestyle, society, immigrants, adventurer, culture clash, exploding house, burglar, leprosy, sea captain ...
Time: 19th century
Place: hawaii, usa
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Ben-Hur (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A falsely accused nobleman survives years of slavery to take vengeance on his best friend who betrayed him.
Style: epic, exciting, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient rome, roman empire, roman soldier, betrayal, vengeance, roman, false accusation, survival, arena, resistance fighter, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: italy, rome italy, palestine, jerusalem, greece ...
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Viridiana (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Viridiana, a young nun about to take her final vows, pays a visit to her widowed uncle at the request of her Mother Superior.
Style: cynical, controversial, thought provoking, surreal, atmospheric ...
Plot: nun, dwarf, satire, idealism, charity, newcomer, oath, orphan, lie, guilt, wine, faith ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe
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Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A mafia film in Tarantino style with a star-studded cast. Jimmy’s “The Saint” gangster career has finally ended. Yet now he finds him self doing favors for a wise godfather known as “The Man with the Plan.”
Style: atmospheric, tense, realistic, serious, neo noir ...
Plot: crime gone awry, gangsters, hitman, crimes, buddies, one last job, mafia, deadly, fall in love, coffin, crime, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, colorado, denver colorado, new jersey
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Time to Kill (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 1936, Italian army is invading Ethiopia. Lieutenant Silvestri suffering toothache decides to reach the nearest camp hospital. But the lorry has an accident and stop near a rock, so Silvestri continues by walk. On his way he meets and rapes a ...
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, rough, suspenseful
Plot: murder, hospital, military, crimes, danger, investigation, soldier, italian army, italian history, crime, profanity, strong sexual content ...
Time: pre world war two, year 1936
Place: ethiopia
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Papillon (1973)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A man befriends a fellow criminal as the two of them begin serving their sentence on a dreadful prison island, which inspires the man to plot his escape.
Style: bleak, captivating, tense, suspense, inspirational ...
Plot: prison escape, prison, runaway, human spirit, false accusation, criminal heroes, prison life, life sentence, solitary, escape attempt, adventure, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 30s ...
Place: latin america, atlantic ocean
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Father Damien (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Belgium, Netherlands, Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The true story of the 19th century Belgian priest, Father Damien, who volunteered to go to the island of Molokai, to console and care for the lepers.
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: against the odds, power relations, injustice, clergy, tragic hero, hopes, social misfits, fighting the system, heroes, society, life is a bitch, human spirit ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1870s
Place: hawaii, usa
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Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Germany, Spain, Morocco, USA, Italy, France
Duration: 144 min.
Story: After his wife dies, a blacksmith named Balian is thrust into royalty, political intrigue and bloody holy wars during the Crusades.
Style: epic, serious, exciting, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: knight, battles, warrior, siege, war, king, christianity, crusade, crusader, sword fight, adventure, military ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: jerusalem, holy land, middle east, england, israel ...
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Ilsa, Harem Keeper of the Oil Sheiks (1976)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ilsa works for an Arab sheik who enjoys importing females to use as sex slaves.
Style: suspenseful, rough, sexual, serious, erotic ...
Plot: sexual abuse, femdom, kidnapping, femme fatale, starvation, bondage, captive woman, captivity, confined, danger, violence spree, sexual relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: middle east, arabia
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Red Sorghum (1988)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: China
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An old leper who owned a remote sorghum winery dies. Jiu'er, the wife bought by the leper, and her lover, identified only as "my Grandpa" by the narrator, take over the winery and set up an idealized quasi-matriarchal community headed ...
Style: tense, sincere, epic, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: sino japanese war, world war two, village, village life, wartime life, love affair, couple relations, political unrest, couples, society, state affairs, love and romance ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: china, asia, japan, tokyo, berlin germany
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The Motorcycle Diaries (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Argentina, USA, Chile, Peru, Brazil, UK, Germany, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: "The Motorcycle Diaries" is based on the journals of Che Guevara, leader of the Cuban Revolution. In his memoirs, Guevara recounts adventures he, and best friend Alberto Granado, had while crossing South America by motorcycle in the early ...
Style: road movie, touching, sentimental, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: self discovery, motorcycle, young man, poverty, journey, on the road, friendship, injustice, freedom, following a dream, introspection, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 60s, year 1952 ...
Place: latin america, argentina, venezuela, colombia, chile ...
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The Devil at 4 O'Clock (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A crusty, eccentric priest recruits three reluctant convicts to help him rescue a children's leper colony from a Pacific island menaced by a smoldering volcano.
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, rescue, evacuation, priest, volcano, danger, save the day, clergy, confined, escapades, daring rescue, adventure ...
Time: 60s
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Dead Man's Walk (1996)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 272 min.
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Story: Dead man's Walk is the beginning of the Lonesome Dove Saga. Gus McCrae and Woodrow Call are just starting out in the Texas Rangers and have no idea of what they are doing for Call it's Duty above all else. For Gus it's the thrill of ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: expedition, survival, texas ranger, firing squad, heroes, buddies, adventure, rivalry, danger, escapades, partners, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: texas, new mexico, mexico, latin america, usa ...
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Braveheart (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against ...
Style: epic, breathtaking, rough, scenic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, freedom, warrior, war, courage, tragic hero, folk hero, leadership, idealism, heroes, love story, vengeance ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, 14th century
Place: scotland, scottish highlands, england, europe, united kingdom ...
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Sweet Bean (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, France, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Sentaro runs a small bakery that serves dorayaki pastries filled with sweet red bean paste (“an”). When an old lady, Tokue, offers to help in the kitchen he reluctantly accepts. She will soon prove to have magic in her hands…
Style: sincere, thought provoking, melancholic, touching
Plot: meaning of life, food, restaurant, chef, cooking, employer employee relationship, life philosophy, tradition, old woman, disability, existentialism, street vendor ...
Place: japan
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