Deaf - Cinema Movies

by chiadu14 | created - 25 Oct 2013 | updated - 05 Nov 2013 | Public

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1. Beyond Silence (1996)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama, Music

Since the earliest days in her childhood Lara has had a difficult but important task. Both her parents are deaf-mute and Lara has to translate from sign-language to the spoken word and vice... See full summary »

Director: Caroline Link | Stars: Sylvie Testud, Tatjana Trieb, Howie Seago, Emmanuelle Laborit

Votes: 3,896 | Gross: $0.17M

2. September 11 (2002)

Unrated | 134 min | Drama

61 Metascore

The effects of the 9/11 terrorist attacks are told from different points of view around the world.

Directors: Youssef Chahine, Amos Gitai, Shôhei Imamura, Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Claude Lelouch, Ken Loach, Samira Makhmalbaf, Mira Nair, Idrissa Ouedraogo, Sean Penn, Danis Tanovic | Stars: Maryam Karimi, Mohamad Dolati, Agelem Habibi, Esmat Vahedi

Votes: 5,227

4. Marie-Line (2000)

100 min | Drama

Marie-Line works as a chief cleaner, at night, in a mall. She leads a team of 3-5 women, most of them being illegal aliens. Marie-Line is a hard woman with a golden heart, and she's in love... See full summary »

Director: Mehdi Charef | Stars: Muriel Robin, Fejria Deliba, Valérie Stroh, Yan Epstein

Votes: 188

6. An Air So Pure (1997)

106 min | Comedy, Drama

Set in Europe during WWI, a doctor and lawyer have converted a musty old mansion into a ritzy hotel and health spa. The chateau is inhabited by an eccentric collection of characters from ... See full summary »

Director: Yves Angelo | Stars: Fabrice Luchini, André Dussollier, Marie Gillain, Redjep Mitrovitsa

Votes: 71

7. Marianna Ucrìa (1997)

108 min | Drama, History

Sicily 18th century, Marianna Ucria is a 12-year-old deaf-mute from an aristocratic family of Palermo. Aged 13, she is married to a middle-aged uncle, Duca Pietro. She is repulsed by him, ... See full summary »

Director: Roberto Faenza | Stars: Emmanuelle Laborit, Bernard Giraudeau, Laura Morante, Philippe Noiret

Votes: 158

8. El techo del mundo (1995)

85 min | Drama

A spanish worker obtains the Swiss nationality after twenty years living in Switzerland. He works in his own company and helps the inmigrants with problems. But after a laboral accident he ... See full summary »

Director: Felipe Vega | Stars: Santiago Ramos, Emmanuelle Laborit, Nathalie Cardone, Mulie Jarju

Votes: 26

9. Le péril jeune (1994)

101 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Ten years after their Upper Sixth, Bruno, Momo, Leon and Alain meet together in the waiting room of a maternity hospital. The father of the awaited baby is Tomasi, their best friend at that... See full summary »

Director: Cédric Klapisch | Stars: Romain Duris, Vincent Elbaz, Nicolas Koretzky, Julien Lambroschini

Votes: 2,554

11. My New Partner (1984)

R | 107 min | Comedy, Crime

Rene is a "ripou", a rotten cop who makes ends meet by accepting bribes, presents and free drinks from the people he should be putting in jail. When his partner retires, he must team up ... See full summary »

Director: Claude Zidi | Stars: Philippe Noiret, Thierry Lhermitte, Régine, Grâce de Capitani

Votes: 3,643

12. The Vertical Ray of the Sun (2000)

PG-13 | 112 min | Drama

72 Metascore

With the brilliant Vietnamese summer as a setting Vertical Ray of the Sun is beautiful from beginning to end. The plot centres around three sisters, two of whom are happily married (or so ... See full summary »

Director: Anh Hung Tran | Stars: Nu Yên-Khê Tran, Nhu Quynh Nguyen, Khanh Le, Quang Hai Ngo

Votes: 3,382 | Gross: $0.46M

13. Hoa Binh (1970)

GP | 93 min | Drama

A small Vietnamese boy grows up during the horrors and hardships of The Vietnam War era.

Director: Raoul Coutard | Stars: Phi Lan, Huynh Cazenas, Le Quynh, Marcel Lan Phuong

Votes: 49

18. Manon of the Spring (1986)

PG | 113 min | Drama

A beautiful but shy shepherdess plots vengeance on the men whose greedy conspiracy to acquire her father's land caused his death years earlier.

Director: Claude Berri | Stars: Yves Montand, Emmanuelle Béart, Daniel Auteuil, Hippolyte Girardot

Votes: 19,127 | Gross: $3.94M

19. Jean de Florette (1986)

PG | 120 min | Drama

A greedy landowner and his backward nephew conspire to block the only water source for an adjoining property in order to bankrupt the owner and force him to sell.

Director: Claude Berri | Stars: Yves Montand, Gérard Depardieu, Daniel Auteuil, Elisabeth Depardieu

Votes: 22,361 | Gross: $4.94M

20. The Inner Circle (2009)

96 min | Drama

Set in New England, five teenage girls living in a boarding school, discover a secretive practice. It is unexpectedly performed by a group of older nuns, and it affects the girls' belief system.

Director: Camille Poisson | Stars: Sarah Aldrich, Jill Andre, Ruth W. Block, B.K. Cannon

Votes: 39

21. Flying By (2009)

PG-13 | 90 min | Drama, Family, Music

A real estate developer goes to his 25th high school reunion without his wife, and finds his old teenage band playing. They get him up on stage for a couple of songs, and convince him come ... See full summary »

Director: Jim Amatulli | Stars: Ahnaise Christmas, Mo Collins, Billy Ray Cyrus, Arabella Field

Votes: 231

22. The Deaf Family (2008)


The Deaf Family portrays a dysfunctional deaf family going through everyday trials and tribulations. As each character encounters and muddles through a new challenge, they come to realize ... See full summary »

Director: Chad W. Taylor | Stars: Sean Berdy, Max Fomitchev, Megg Rose, Andrew Rubin

Votes: 37

23. The Legend of the Mountain Man (2008)

102 min | Family

The Legend of the Mountain Man is a family-friendly story that will be enjoyed by viewers of all ages in American Sign Language. The Legend of the Mountain Man, set in picturesque Montana, ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Wood | Stars: Chuck Baird, Scott Berdy, Sean Berdy, Tyler Berdy

Votes: 48

24. The Bondage (2006)

R | 100 min | Biography, Drama

A 16 year old suburban kid escapes an abusive home only to find himself entangled in the California Juvenile Justice system and a psychiatric ward.

Director: Eric Allen Bell | Stars: Michael Angarano, Illeana Douglas, Griffin Dunne, Eric Lange

Votes: 1,782

25. Deaf Ghost

Drama, Family, Thriller | Announced

When Mitch's deaf mother dies, all purgatory cuts loose.

26. Deaf Smith & Johnny Ears (1973)

PG | 91 min | Western

In 1836, an agent of the now independent Republic of Texas who can't hear or speak, and his hearing companion, infiltrate a rebel pocket who oppose to the integration of Texas to the United States. Can they save the Republic?

Director: Paolo Cavara | Stars: Franco Nero, Anthony Quinn, Pamela Tiffin, Ira von Fürstenberg

Votes: 585

27. Deaf Mute Heroine (1971)

84 min | Action, Drama

A bounty hunter who makes her living hunting outlaws finds herself the one being hunted when a psychopathic princess wants her dead.

Director: Wu Ma | Stars: Helen Ma, Ching Tang, Chok Chow Cheung, Tung Cho 'Joe' Cheung

Votes: 59

28. Note: Deaf Echoes

Sci-Fi | Announced

On the road with his band, Timothy Note from the Mission Park Superhero Team must square off against an enemy with all of his abilities.

30. Country of the Deaf (1998)

105 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

Alyosha has a gambling problem and his girlfriend becomes a stripper to help pay off his debt.

Director: Valeriy Todorovskiy | Stars: Chulpan Khamatova, Dina Korzun, Maksim Sukhanov, Nikita Tyunin

Votes: 1,149

31. I See The Crowd Roar: The Story of William Dummy Hoy (2007)

40 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

A true story of a courageous boy who becomes a legend. Living a dream that wouldn't die; his passion empowered him to historically change the course of baseball. Facing challenges on every ... See full summary »

Director: David Risotto | Stars: Deanne Bray, Ryan Lane, Roy Firestone, Victoria Lea Rudd

Votes: 107

32. Tone-Deaf Clinic (2012)

124 min | Comedy, Romance

Voice-actress Dong-joo has a terrible weakness: she sings horribly. Yet in an effort to win the heart of her old high-school crush, she agrees to sing solo in a wedding. It falls on voice coach Shin-hong to help her, or die trying.

Director: Jin-yeong Kim | Stars: Ha-seon Park, Sang-Hyun Yoon, Nae-sang Ahn, Chung-Kang Baek

Votes: 64

33. Setan budeg (2009)


A vengeful spirit follows three body hunters as they search for missing corpses in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Director: Findo Purwono | Stars: Dewi Perssik, Saipul Jamil, Uli Auliani, Kiwil

Votes: 39

34. The Dumb Samyong (1964)

85 min | Drama

Deaf Samryong works as a farmhand. He loves the landlord's daughter-in-law. This film describes his true love and humanity to resist old customs.

Director: Sang-ok Shin | Stars: Jin Kyu Kim, Eun-hie Choi, No-shik Park, Do Kum-Bong

Votes: 22

35. Unknown (2005)

Not Rated | 99 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

Nathan Holmes and his girlfriend Ashlee have the perfect life together - a storybook romance - but Nathan is a man possessed by intense and disturbing dreams. His psychiatrist, Dr. Cameron ... See full summary »

Director: Nick Thompson | Stars: Bryan Beck, Renee Rogers, Jennifer Ureste, Anthony Dengler

Votes: 42

36. The Deaf Worker (1980)

100 min

A deaf woman boarding with an elderly laborer suffers many hardships upon the latter's death. The old man's son offers to care for her, but she feels she must leave in order to protect the young man's reputation.

Director: Ki-young Kim | Stars: Mi-hee Chang, Myeong-jung Ha, Il-seob Baek, Mi-hye Kwon

39. See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989)

R | 103 min | Comedy, Crime

44 Metascore

Dave is deaf, and Wally is blind. They witness a murder, but it was Dave who was looking at her, and Wally who was listening.

Director: Arthur Hiller | Stars: Richard Pryor, Gene Wilder, Joan Severance, Kevin Spacey

Votes: 44,094 | Gross: $46.91M

40. Billy Was a Deaf Kid (2009)

89 min | Comedy

Archie has made a discovery that will change the world forever. A toy radio. Archie's brother Billy, is deaf. So, Archie duct tapes the radio to his head, to help him explore a world full ... See full summary »

Directors: Burke Lewis, Rhett Lewis | Stars: Rhett Lewis, Candyce Foster, Zachary Christian, Tappan Wybrow

Votes: 34

41. Le sourd dans la ville (1987)

97 min | Drama

A middle-aged woman is abandoned by her wealthy husband and moves into a cheap, dilapidated hotel where she develops relationships with the eternally optimistic owner and her deaf and terminally ill child.

Director: Mireille Dansereau | Stars: Yves Allaire, Marie Charlebois, Samuel Cholakian, Angèle Coutu

Votes: 13

43. Par les épines (2012)

95 min | Drama

Is there any other way of grasping life than by the thorns? The question has to be answered by four characters, the pillars of this story: Madame Rose, a wealthy, cynical novelist, Juliette... See full summary »

Director: Romain Nicolas | Stars: Anita Lecollinet, Juliette Besson, Renaud Denis-Jean, Agnès Soral

Votes: 7

45. Mourning (2011)

85 min | Drama

A violent quarrel breaks out between a couple at midnight. Being at a relative,s house in the north of Iran, they depart for Tehran in the middle of the night, but they do not bring along ... See full summary »

Director: Morteza Farshbaf | Stars: Kiomars Giti, Sharareh Pasha, Amir Hossein Maleki, Sahar Dolatshahi

Votes: 266

46. Woman Without Piano (2009)

94 min | Comedy, Drama

Woman without piano portrays 24 hours in the domestic, professional and sexual everyday life of a XXIst century housewife in Madrid.

Director: Javier Rebollo | Stars: Carmen Machi, Jan Budar, Pep Ricart, Esperanza De la Vega

Votes: 278

47. Valhalla Rising (2009)

Not Rated | 93 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

61 Metascore

Forced for some time to be a fighting slave, a pagan warrior escapes his captors with a boy and joins a group of Crusaders on their quest to the Holy Land.

Director: Nicolas Winding Refn | Stars: Mads Mikkelsen, Maarten Stevenson, Alexander Morton, Stewart Porter

Votes: 51,970 | Gross: $0.02M

48. Orphan (2009)

R | 123 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

42 Metascore

A husband and wife who recently lost their baby adopt a 9 year-old girl who is not nearly as innocent as she claims to be.

Director: Jaume Collet-Serra | Stars: Vera Farmiga, Peter Sarsgaard, Isabelle Fuhrman, CCH Pounder

Votes: 175,623 | Gross: $41.60M

49. Personal Effects (2009)

R | 106 min | Drama

Walter, 24, is a wrestler, competing for a spot on the national team when he learns of his sister's brutal death. He comes home to help his mother; he works out, takes a dead-end job, and ... See full summary »

Director: David Hollander | Stars: Michelle Pfeiffer, Ashton Kutcher, Kathy Bates, Spencer Hudson

Votes: 7,895

50. Music Within (2007)

R | 94 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

53 Metascore

The true story of Richard Pimentel, a brilliant public speaker with a troubled past, who returns from Vietnam severely hearing -impaired and finds a new purpose in his landmark efforts on the behalf of Americans with disabilities.

Director: Steven Sawalich | Stars: Ron Livingston, Melissa George, Michael Sheen, Clint Jung

Votes: 5,380 | Gross: $0.15M