Handicap movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant handicap movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, humorous, emotional and captivating films and TV shows about / with obstacle, handicap, friendship, handicapped, disability, wheelchair, hopes, ambition, love and dog plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Action genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
handicap movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as handicap: Alien Convergence (2017), Kingpin (1996), Death Carries a Cane (1973), Walk. Ride. Rodeo. (2019), Champions (2018), Perception (2005), Inside Moves (1980), The Best of Men (2012), The Perfect Date (2010), Beanpole (2019).

List of handicap movies

Alien Convergence (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When flying reptilian creatures wreak havoc all over the world, the survivors’ only hope of stopping them is a new, state-of-the-art fighter jet piloted by the only team that knows how to use the technology.
Plot: alien, handicap, drone, obstacle, alien invasion, cripple, desert, father daughter relationship, fire
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Without Warning: The James Brady Story (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1981, during the assassination attempt on then President Ronald Reagan, White House Press Secretary James Brady was shot and left paralyzed.
Plot: obstacle, handicap, assassination
Time: 80s
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Kingpin (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After bowler Roy Munson swindles the wrong crowd and is left with a hook for a hand, he settles into impoverished obscurity. That is, until he uncovers the next big thing: an Amish kid named Ishmael. So, the corrupt and the hopelessly naïve hit the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bowling, older woman younger man, sport, fish out of water, on the road, against the odds, prodigy, contests and competitions, buddies, championship, rivalry, success ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1996, year 1979 ...
Place: pennsylvania, nevada, usa, pittsburgh
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Death Carries a Cane (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ketty,a photographer living in Rome,accidentally witnesses the murder of a young woman at the hands of a razor-wielding black-gloved killer.Ketty and her fiance,Alberto,go to the police-only to learn that two other witnesses to the crime have been ...
Style: suspense, cult film
Plot: whodunit, handicap, dance school, obstacle, photographer, murder investigation, female photographer, smothered with a pillow, traumatic experience, death, razor, sex ...
Place: italy, rome italy
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Walk. Ride. Rodeo. (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tells the incredible true story of Amberley Snyder, a nationally ranked rodeo barrel racer who defies the odds after barely surviving a car accident that leaves her paralyzed from the waist down.
Style: touching, sincere, captivating, exciting, disturbing
Audience: family outing
Plot: life is a bitch, rodeo, family relations, hopes, friendship, catastrophe, love, ambition, parents and children, mother daughter relationship, family, escapades ...
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Champions (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Spain
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A basketball coach is sentenced to community service, forced to work with a team of mentally disabled players.
Style: sincere, inspirational, touching, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: human relationship, overcoming, basketball, basketball coach, husband wife relationship, loss of job, husband wife conflict, mentally challenged, transformation, against the odds, rivalry, friendship ...
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Perception (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Perception is a darkly comedic gem that stars Piper Perabo as Jen Marshall, an LA girl with a reckless personality and a laundry list of burned bridges. When Jen returns to New York and unexpected tragedy strikes, it is up to her mistreated friends ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, emotional, serious ...
Plot: redemption, dull life, disability, estrangement, human nature, youth, rehabilitation, selfishness, young woman, paralysis, hopes, child as adult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, new york
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Inside Moves (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After a failed suicide attempt leaves him partially crippled, Rory begins spending a lot of time at a neighborhood bar full of interesting misfits. When Jerry the bartender suddenly finds himself playing basketball for the Golden State Warriors, ...
Style: touching, emotional, offbeat, realistic, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: handicapped, friendship, suicide attempt, basketball, bar, wheelchair, bartender, hospital, waitress, disability, redemption, rehabilitation ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: san francisco, california, canada
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The Best of Men (2012)
Genre: Biography
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ludwig Guttmann, a renowned German neurosurgeon who fled Nazi Germany in the early days of WWII, takes a position at Stoke Mandeville Hospital in Buckinghamshire, England in 1944 and begins to transform the lives of his patients, paralyzed soldiers ...
Style: touching, uplifting, realistic, emotional, serious
Plot: disability, paralysis, hospital, human spirit, self fulfillment, against the odds, dignity, changing lives, contests and competitions, hopes, rehabilitation, nursing ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: england
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The Perfect Date (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Michel dreams of a perfect meeting with the woman of his dreams, entirely due to chance, as his parents and grandparents experienced. Vincent, Michel's contrast, is completely different. He is more the man of the direct approach and he follows ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, looking for love, romance, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, friendship between men, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, buddies, friends, looking for sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, normandy
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Beanpole (2019)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Set in post-WWII Leningrad as two female soldiers return from war and attempt to rebuild their lives in the ravaged city.
Style: heartbreaking, rough, compassionate, sad
Plot: post world war two, wartime life, life is a bitch, hopes, city in ruins, struggle for survival, survival, sex scene, ruin, devastation, saving a life, ruins ...
Time: year 1945
Place: st. petersburg russia
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Sonic X (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sonic X is an anime series based on the Sonic the Hedgehog video game series. It was created by Sonic Team and produced in Japan by TMS Entertainment. It aired on TV Tokyo from April 6, 2003 to March 28, 2004 and on Kids Station from 2004 to 2005. ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, romantic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, adventure, good versus evil, friendship, danger, imaginary, heroes, heroic mission, time travel, master villain, escapades, super speed ...
Place: africa, japan
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Elementary (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Florence is a school teacher devoted to her students. When she encounters young Sacha, a child with problems, she will do everything she can to help him, even to the point of neglecting her own children, her own life, and of questioning her ...
Plot: teacher, handicapped, children, saleswoman, abandoned by mother, disciple, kiss, dog, school, restaurant, restaurant kitchen, obstacle ...
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Benim Dünyam (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At 2 Ela lost her ability of seeing and hearing because of a severe illness. And then she became a total disappointment of her family due to her untamed behaviors. But everything changed after an unorthodox teacher stepped into their lives to ...
Style: realistic, emotional, uplifting, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: disability, teachers and students, social misfits, dedicated educator, parents and children, against the odds, human spirit, family relations, hopes, ambition, deaf mute, determination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, turkey
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Corrections Class (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lena is a bright, disabled girl who, after years spent studying at home, is keen to get back to school. She is assigned to a special class for disabled pupils who have to present themselves before a school commission at the end of the year in order ...
Style: emotional, lyrical, melancholic, compassionate, sad
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage rape, classmate classmate relationship, disabled person, teenager, love, school, friendship, rumor, wheelchair bound, jealousy, hand kissing, teacher ...
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Nude (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 22 min.
Story: In 2026, a radical change requires everyone to live naked in a pacified and peaceful France. But the murder of a young woman found dressed revives tensions. The investigation is entrusted to a young inspector who collaborates with her ex-partner, ...
Style: controversial
Plot: naked woman, romantic relationship, police department, male genitalia, nudism, female nudity, male nudity, controversy, female full frontal nudity, police inspector, police interrogation, handicap ...
Time: near future
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Pirated Copy (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A portrait of contemporary Chinese society based on the ubiquitous illegal trade in pirated DVDs.
Plot: smuggler, male female relationship, satire, affection, unemployment, gun violence, casual sex, sex scene, police officer, subway, handicapped, film school ...
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Through Naked Eyes (1983)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A musician living in an apartment building likes to check out the residents of the building opposite him--until he finds out one day that an attractive woman in that building is checking him out. He strikes up a relationship with her. Soon ...
Style: rough, serious, mind bending, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: voyeurism, elevator, serial killer, dishonesty, deadly, crimes, stalker, kicking in a door, reporter, stabbed to death, murder, drunkenness ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois
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Kills on Wheels (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two physically handicapped youngsters make friends with a paralysed hitman and are commissioned by a local mafia boss. They have little to lose although things are never as they first appear. The boundaries between fantasy and reality blur as the ...
Style: dark humor, twist ending
Plot: gang, wheelchair, 20 year old, countdown, sketching, screaming woman, overheard conversation, delivery, working out, homophobic slur, house on fire, counting money ...
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All I See Is You (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Thailand, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A blind woman's relationship with her husband changes when she regains her sight and discovers disturbing details about themselves.
Style: disturbing, enigmatic, twists and turns, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: married couple, blind woman, surgical operation, husband wife relationship, medication, operation, car accident, lie, doctor, promise, fear, blonde ...
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, spain, barcelona spain, barcelona
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Longstreet (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Longstreet is an American crime drama series that was broadcast on the ABC in the 1971-1972 season. A 90-minute pilot movie of the same name aired prior to the debut of the series as an ABC Movie of the Week.
Plot: dog, martial arts, seeing eye dog, insurance, attempted murder, blindness, private detective, handicap, murder, obstacle
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Coming Out Alive (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A woman hires a contract-killer when her ex-husband kidnaps her son.
Plot: kidnapping, terrorist, assassin, handicap, father, son, obstacle
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Heidi (1965)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After her mother's death, the five year old orphan Heidi is brought by her aunt to her grumpy grandfather Alp, who leads a hermit life in the beautiful Swiss mountains. Heidi's natural cheerfulness quickly brings renewed joy in grandfather ...
Plot: slavery, governess, kidnapping, handicap, aunt, child abuse, girl, rescue, affection, family relations, servant, mountain ...
Place: swiss alps
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Cyrano de Bergerac (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 176 min.
Story: As incomparable in swordplay and wordplay as he is, the gallant soldier, philosopher, and poet Cyrano de Bergerac is as timid as a schoolboy before the fair Roxanne. Derek Jacobi delivers an electrifying award-winning portrayal of Rostand's ...
Plot: loneliness, self sacrifice, love triangle, wooing, poet, love, obstacle, obsessive love, handicap, unrequited love
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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: museum, heist, man in a wheelchair, prosthetic limb, security guard, handicapped, blind man, obstacle, robbery, disability, blindness, unemployment ...
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City Boy (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Nick, a 17-year-old in search of his father, gains employment with a logging company in a beautiful and mysterious virgin forest known as the Limberlost. Through his relationships with new associates and his adventures in this new and strange ...
Plot: friendship between men, obstacle, pacific northwest, acceptance, logging, coming of age, orphan, father son relationship, teenage boy, first kiss, bathing, handicap
Time: 1910s
Place: chicago illinois
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West (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pete & Jerry are cousins living in Sydney's Western Suburbs, where life consists of drinking, getting stoned, getting in fights and hanging out. But things change forever when Pete and Jerry both fall in love with the same girl.
Plot: rough sex, sex scene, carjacking, head bandage, snorting cocaine, laughter, wallet, unplanned pregnancy, police investigation, murder investigation, drug dealer, cheating girlfriend ...
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I Hear the Sunspot (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Sugihara Kohei, a college student who has distanced himself from others unconsciously because he is hard of hearing and it keeps causing one misunderstanding after another. One day his classmate Taiichi stumbles into him and notices his delicious ...
Plot: deafness, handicap, live action, homosexuality, gay, university, school, obstacle
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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: not serious, clever, dark humor, suspense, offbeat ...
Plot: disability, satire, workplace situations, media satire, media, workplace, tv show, blind ambition, artists and showbiz, showbiz, misfit, ambition ...
Time: contemporary
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Pups (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When troubled teen boy Stevie (Cameron Van Hoy) and his girlfriend, Rocky (Mischa Barton), attempt to rob a bank without any forethought, the situation rapidly deteriorates. Soon the young couple is holding bank customers and employees hostage, ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: hostage, bank, fbi, teenager, coming of age, teenage life, youth, special agents, crimes, hostages, crime, manager ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
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