Most Popular Alternative Medicine Movies and TV Shows
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1. Dallas Buyers Club (2013)
R | 117 min | Biography, Drama
In 1985 Dallas, electrician and hustler Ron Woodroof works around the system to help AIDS patients get the medication they need after he is diagnosed with the disease.
Votes: 404,516 | Gross: $27.30M
5. Lorenzo's Oil (1992)
PG-13 | 129 min | Drama
A boy develops a disease so rare that nobody is working on a cure, so his father decides to learn all about it and tackle the problem himself.
Votes: 19,052 | Gross: $7.29M
7. Gray's Anatomy (1996)
Not Rated | 80 min | Comedy, Drama
After doctors inform him that an eye affliction will require risky surgery, monologist Spalding Gray recounts his various pursuits for alternative medicine to avoid the doctor's scalpel.
10. Hungry Hearts (2014)
Unrated | 109 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller
The relationship of a couple who meet by chance in New York City is put to the test when they encounter a life or death circumstance.
11. Resurrection (1980)
PG | 103 min | Drama, Fantasy
A woman enters the afterlife briefly after a car crash that kills her husband. But she survives - and finds herself possessing strange powers.
Votes: 2,513 | Gross: $3.91M
12. Ill Behaviour (2017)
TV-MA | 60 min | Comedy, Drama
When Charlie is diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma, the prognosis is good. However, when Charlie spurns chemotherapy in favour of a more natural, alternative treatment. his friends take drastic action.
13. The Chinese Botanist's Daughters (2006)
105 min | Drama, Romance
At the house of a famous Chinese botanist teacher his daughter and a female intern fall in love with each other - a forbidden love that must be kept secret.
14. The River (1997)
Not Rated | 115 min | Drama, Romance
A young man develops severe neck pain after swimming in a polluted river; his dysfunctional parents are unable to provide any relief for him or themselves.
15. A Kid (2016)
98 min | Drama
Mathieu has never known his father. His mother has always told him he was the fruit of a one-night-stand. One morning, in his Parisian flat, he receives a call from Quebec telling him his ... See full summary »
17. Under Our Skin (2008)
Unrated | 104 min | Documentary
Exposes the hidden epidemic of Lyme disease and reveals how our corrupt health care system is failing to address one of the most serious illnesses of our time.
Votes: 939 | Gross: $0.10M
18. Home Care (2015)
92 min | Comedy, Drama
Dedicated home care nurse Vlasta lives for her husband Lada, her daughter, and her patients. But then one day things change and Vlasta comes to realize that she might need some care too.
19. Nunal sa tubig (1976)
118 min | Drama
Ishmael Bernal's opus recreates the quality and slow pace of life in a dying village surrounded by the sea as it is caught in the eternal cycle of love and hate, of fertility and pollution,... See full summary »
Documentary | Filming
"Searching for the Cure", is an in-depth feature documentary exploring the world of "Medical Cannabis", tracing its origins, scientific research, clinical trials, legalization, and ... See full summary »
22. Magnetisøren's femte vinter (1999)
123 min | Drama, Romance
A mysterious stranger, Meisner, arrives in a northern Swedish town in 1820, calling himself a magnetist - an amalgam of hypnotist and healer - and claiming he can cure diseases un-treatable... See full summary »
23. Crisis (I) (2017)
91 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
A ghost writer, a piano player and a clerk, three characters united by frustration, who will have to fight to get out of their crises, facing their insecurities, repressions and bad memories in a world of fantasies and mysteries.
25. Body & Soul (2002– )
48 min | Drama
Dr. Rachel Griffen returns from the Far East, planning on incorporating alternative medicine with traditional practices. Her mentor Dr. Isaac Braun is skeptical and administrator Quinten ... See full summary »
29. Hoxsey: How Healing Becomes a Crime (1988)
TV-G | 83 min | Documentary, Crime
The saga of Harry Hoxsey is often called "the wildest story in medical history" and could have been written by Mark Twain. In 1924, Harry Hoxsey claimed a cure for cancer, herbal remedies ... See full summary »
30. San Lazaro (2011)
97 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Two estranged friends journey to the town of San Lazaro to ask a faith-healer for help in saving the life of one's brother, who is possessed by an evil spirit.
33. War on Health, FDA's Cult of Tyranny (2012)
98 min | Documentary, News
The film War on Health, explores the position of the FDA and it's role in the current medical paradigm, the current health crisis, and looks at possibilities for a healthier, more holistic ... See full summary »
39. Supercharge Your Immune System (2003 Video)
92 min | Documentary
Acclaimed natural health and nutrition expert, Gary Null, Ph.D. examines the factors in our diet, lifestyle and environment that adversely affect our immune system, and what actions we can take in order to reclaim our health and vitality.
40. Fate of the Lhapa (2007)
63 min | Documentary, History
Fate of the Lhapa is a feature-length documentary about the last three Tibetan shamans living in a Tibetan refugee camp in Nepal. Each lhapa requested that their story be filmed. Their fear... See full summary »
Director: Sarah C. Sifers
42. The Healing Self with Deepak Chopra (2018 TV Special)
58 min | Talk-Show
Deepak Chopra, M.D., the leading expert in Integrative Medicine, shows us new insights into the integration of the mind, body and spirit - and the latest research into how we can achieve optimal health and well-being.
44. Faith Healer (1996 TV Movie)
Seven years old Natascha is diagnosed with a rare kind of cancer. Healing chances are 95%, but she'd have to endure chemotherapy. When her parents see how other children suffer from it, ... See full summary »