Most Popular "Learning Disability" Titles
- Movies or TV
- IMDb Rating
- In Theaters
- Release Year
2. Taare Zameen Par (2007)
PG | 165 min | Drama, Family
An eight-year-old boy is thought to be a lazy trouble-maker, until the new art teacher has the patience and compassion to discover the real problem behind his struggles in school.
Votes: 135,564 | Gross: $1.22M
3. Rudy (1993)
PG | 114 min | Biography, Drama, Sport
Rudy has always been told that he was too small to play college football. But he is determined to overcome the odds and fulfill his dream of playing for Notre Dame.
Votes: 49,260 | Gross: $22.75M
4. Freeway (1996)
16 | 102 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
A twisted take on "Little Red Riding Hood", with a teenage juvenile delinquent on the run from a social worker travelling to her grandmother's house and being hounded by a charming, but sadistic, serial killer and pedophile.
Votes: 24,450 | Gross: $0.30M
5. In Her Shoes (2005)
AL | 130 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Strait-laced Rose breaks off relations with her party girl sister, Maggie, over an indiscretion involving Rose's boyfriend. The chilly atmosphere is broken with the arrival of Ella, the grandmother neither sister knew existed.
Votes: 56,149 | Gross: $32.88M
10. Trainwreck: My Life as an Idiot (2007)
6 | 94 min | Comedy, Drama
A dramatic comedy about a self-induced attention-deficit disordered, learning disabled, Tourette's syndrome suffering, balance impaired, alcoholic young man from the Upper East Side of ... See full summary »
14. Harvie Krumpet (2003)
23 min | Animation, Comedy, Short
The odd biography of a man who has Tourette's Syndrome, chronic bad luck, menial jobs, nudist tendencies, and a book of "fakts" hung around his neck.
15. Chicken (III) (2015)
86 min | Drama
RICHARD, 15 with learning difficulties, longs to put down roots but his restless and destructive brother, POLLY, needs to keep moving. When the land they live on is bought by a new ... See full summary »
16. 24 Nights (1999)
97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
When Jonathan Parker was 4 years old, his mother's words and a chance encounter with a Salvation Army Kris Kringle instilled in him a lifelong belief in the legend of Santa Claus. Now 24 ... See full summary »
17. Regarding Billy (2005 Video)
80 min | Drama, Romance
After Billy's parents are killed he moves home to care for his little brother Johnny, who is mentally challenged. Together the two struggle through the loss of their parents. Meanwhile, ... See full summary »
18. Eddie (2012)
90 min | Comedy, Horror
A painter struggling for inspiration finds an unexpected muse after he accepts a teaching position in a small town and becomes the caregiver to Eddie, a seemingly docile art student with a rare sleepwalking condition.
Votes: 1,342 | Gross: $0.00M
20. CinemAbility (2012)
PG-13 | 98 min | Documentary
This documentary examines the ever-changing portrayals of disability story lines in film, TV and the web to see if the media has had a hand in transforming the societal inclusion of people with disabilities.
23. I Can't Do This But I Can Do That: A Film for Families about Learning Differences (2010 TV Movie)
31 min | Documentary, Family
Children talk about their experiences dealing with learning disabilities such as dyslexia, dyscalculia, dysgraphia, attention deficit disorder, and auditory processing disorder.
Comedy, Drama | Post-production
A zombie-obsessed, special needs adult searches for his long lost mother; meanwhile, he befriends a Korean family and a drug-dealing gang who compete to teach him the meaning of family; but... See full summary »
25. To kanarini podilato (1999)
90 min | Drama, Family
A new teacher comes by transfer to an elementary school in Athens. He will distinguish a student which can't read, write or do arithmetic, and will help to discover some other talents he has, and will give him an incentive to try to learn.
26. The Satyr of Springbok Heights (2009)
54 min | Comedy, Drama
Cape Town, Republic of South Africa. Springbok Heights is a magnificent ivory tower - an art deco masterpiece and an anachronism in the new South Africa. Like its all-white inhabitants, it ... See full summary »
27. Die Mongolettes - Wir wollen rocken! (2012 TV Movie)
89 min | Comedy, Music
Tom is a musician whose last success with his band was 15 years ago. And he is broke. Eventually even his beloved guitar is repossessed and he must act and find a paying job. With forged ... See full summary »
29. Just Another Stupid Kid (1984 TV Short)
24 min | Drama, Short, Family
Danny is failing in school and is moved to a remedial class. His mother is supportive but his father thinks he needs punishment. Eventually Danny is diagnosed as being dyslectic, but his father needs convincing there is a problem.
39. Wanna Be a Rockstar! (2011– )
29 min | Music
Eight musical tracks recorded live at the Roundhouse with young learning disabled musicians and their backing group.
ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)
Backwards: The Riddle of Dyslexia
60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
13-year-old boy has problems reading, which his teachers attribute to laziness. It is later discovered that he has Dyslexia.
The Simpsons (1989– )
Brother's Little Helper
AL | 30 min | Animation, Comedy
Bart is put on medication to control his behavior, but the pills cause him to become paranoid and insane.
Women Behind Bars (2008– )
Deborah Rolle & Gena Shaughnessy
42 min | Documentary
A woman who fatally shot her ex-husband while their children played in the next room claims self-defense. A cognitively impaired woman and her boyfriend are convicted in the stabbing death of her estranged husband. She claims innocence.
Criminal Minds (2005– )
12 | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
When a spree killing begins in a small Texas town, Reid's identification with the killer may endanger the girl with him, and cause Reid to put his own life in jeopardy.
The Undateables (2012– )
Michael, Tobi & Emily
47 min | Documentary, Reality-TV
Dance teacher Tobi is fearless on the dance floor but a novice at romance. He and Emily, who has a learning disability and poetry loving Michael, who has Asperger's are looking for love.
Fugget About It (2012–2016)
Too Cool for Night School
22 min | Animation, Comedy, Crime
Jimmy's job at the tourism bureau is in jeopardy because he doesn't have a high school diploma, so Jimmy enrolls in night school and starts acting like a teenager.