Tag: autism

Power Rangers (2017) 5.9

Power Rangers (2017)

Storyline:High school outcasts stumble upon an old alien ship, where they acquire superpowers and are dubbed the Power Rangers. Learning that an old enemy of the previous generation has returned to exact vengeance, th...

The Boy Who Could Fly (1986) 6.5

The Boy Who Could Fly (1986)

Storyline:Charlene Michaelson, her two children - teen-aged Amelia 'Milly' Michaelson and precocious adolescent Louis Michaelson - and their dog Max move into a new house in a new neighborhood after the passing of Cha...

Don’t Be a Dick About It (2018) 7.1

Don’t Be a Dick About It (2018)

Storyline:Two red-headed kids fight a lot, eat a lot, and grow up a little in a goofy coming of age story that looks at the small things in life that define who we are, or at least define that we're all dicks. Matthew...

The Specials (2019) 7.5

The Specials (2019)

Storyline:The story of two men, educators of children and adolescents with autism.User Reviews: As someone with Autism myself, and having known many others like that, this movie immediately intrigued me when I first h...

Molly (1999) 5.8

Molly (1999)

Storyline:A bachelor becomes the unwilling guardian of his autistic, intellectually disabled sister; then an experimental treatment works a dramatic change in her brain and his attitude.User Reviews: This is a touchin...

Nathan’s Kingdom (2019) 8

Nathan’s Kingdom (2019)

Storyline:Nathan's Kingdom is a Sci-Fi, coming of age drama about Laura, a 19-year-old outcast, who will not surrender Nathan, her 25-year-old autistic brother, to social services, and she takes him on an impossible q...

Rain Man (1988) 7.8

Rain Man (1988)

Storyline:Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.User Reviews: My main man Charlie Babbitt.rnrnIt is something of a gr...

A Boy Called Po (2016) 6.6

A Boy Called Po (2016)

Storyline:When David Wilson's young wife falls victim to cancer, he is left a single working dad with the sole responsibility of caring for his sixth grade son with autism. Patrick, who prefers to be called 'Po,' is a...

The Odd Way Home (2013) 7.0

The Odd Way Home (2013)

Storyline:Two strangers, each living at the edges of society, are fatefully united for a harrowing and inspirational journey through the enchanting vistas of New Mexico. A passionate young woman escaping her abusive p...

Silent Fall (1994) 5.6

Silent Fall (1994)

Storyline:An autistic boy witnesses his parents' double murder. Richard Dreyfuss as a controversial therapist, seeks to probe the child's mind in order to solve the case.User Reviews:

Autism in Love (2015) 6.3

Autism in Love (2015)

Storyline:The story of four adults with autism spectrum disorders as they search for and manage romantic relationships.User Reviews:

Bless the Child (2000) 5.0

Bless the Child (2000)

Storyline:When Maggie's sister Jenna saddles her with an autistic newborn named Cody she touches Maggie's heart and becomes the daughter she has always longed for. But six years later Jenna suddenly re-enters her life...

Triangle (2009) 6.8

Triangle (2009)

Storyline:When Jess sets sail on a yacht with a group of friends, she cannot shake the feeling that there is something wrong. Her suspicions are realised when the yacht hits a storm and the group is forced to board a ...

The Accountant (2016) 6.9

The Accountant (2016)

Storyline:As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise.User Reviews: **Surprisingly decent**rnrnIMHO Ben Affleck has the ab...

Barfi! (2012) 7.6

Barfi! (2012)

Storyline:He is cute. He's shrewd. The girls love him. The cops hate him. He can't speak but is always talked about. His naughty antics will make you scream, but he will never listen. Cos he can't! Next summer ride a ...

Mozart and the Whale (2005) 6.9

Mozart and the Whale (2005)

Storyline:A dramatic-comedy, inspired by the lives of two people with Asperger's Syndrome, a form of autism, whose emotional dysfunctions threaten to sabotage their budding romance. Donald is a good-natured but haples...

Ocean Heaven (2010) 7.6

Ocean Heaven (2010)

Storyline:The story of a father's tireless love for his autistic son. A terminally ill father's attempt to teach his autistic son the necessary life skills to survive on his own before he passes away. It is also a poi...

Life, Animated (2016) 7.5

Life, Animated (2016)

Storyline:Owen Suskind was a boy of considerable promise, until he developed autism at the age of 3. As Owen withdrew into his silent state, his parents almost lost hope that he find some way to interact with his worl...

Adam (2009) 7.2

Adam (2009)

Storyline:Soon after moving in, Beth, a brainy, beautiful writer damaged from a past relationship encounters Adam, the handsome, but odd, fellow in the downstairs apartment whose awkwardness is perplexing. Beth and Ad...

Jack of the Red Hearts (2015) 7.2

Jack of the Red Hearts (2015)

Storyline:A streetwise teenage runaway is on the lam from her probation officer. Her name is Jacquelyn, but if you call her anything but Jack, she'll cut you. Needing to lay low, earn money, and gain adequate stabilit...

Temple Grandin (TV Movie 2010) 8.3

Temple Grandin (TV Movie 2010)

Storyline:Biopic of Temple Grandin, an autistic woman who overcame the limitations imposed on her by her condition to become a Ph.D. and expert in the field of animal husbandry. She developed an interest in cattle ear...

The Rider (2017) 7.5

The Rider (2017)

Storyline:Brady Blackburn, a rodeo bronc rider with some renown, learned everything he knows about horses and riding from his parents, Wayne and the now deceased Mari Blackburn. Brady is recovering from a fall off a b...

Please Stand By (2017) 6.7

Please Stand By (2017)

Storyline:A young autistic woman runs away from her caregiver in an attempt to submit her manuscript to a "Star Trek" writing competition.User Reviews: Similar to the Asperger's Syndrome film "Adam" of a dec...

Mercury Rising (1998) 6.1

Mercury Rising (1998)

Storyline:Bruce Willis is an outcast FBI agent who protects a 9 year old autistic boy who is the target for assassins after cracking a top secret government code. Written by ShowBob <[email protected]