20 Movies Like Something The Lord Made

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The Elephant Man

The Elephant Man
The Elephant Man
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 8 Oscars. 11 wins & 22 nominations total
Writer: Christopher De Vore, Eric Bergren, David Lynch
Actors: Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt, Anne Bancroft
Language: English, French
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“The Elephant Man” is a biographical drama about the life of Joseph Merrick, a severely disfigured man who becomes a spectacle in Victorian London. The film explores his journey from exploitation to acceptance as he finds empathy and compassion from those around him.

Awakenings

Awakenings
Awakenings
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 121 min
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 6 wins & 11 nominations total
Writer: Oliver Sacks, Steven Zaillian
Actors: Robert De Niro, Robin Williams, Julie Kavner
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Awakenings” is a film based on a true story about a doctor who discovers a drug that temporarily awakens catatonic patients, giving them a brief moment of lucidity and connection to the world. The film explores the profound impact of this medical breakthrough on the patients’ lives and the ethical dilemmas faced by the doctor as he grapples with the limitations of the drug.

Patch Adams

Patch Adams
Patch Adams
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 21%
Metacritic: 25/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 1 win & 8 nominations total
Writer: Patch Adams, Maureen Mylander, Steve Oedekerk
Actors: Robin Williams, Daniel London, Monica Potter
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Patch Adams movie is a biographical comedy-drama based on the true story of Hunter “Patch” Adams, a medical student who believes in treating patients with humor and compassion, challenging the traditional methods of medicine. It follows his journey as he establishes the Gesundheit Institute, a free clinic where he uses laughter as a form of healing.

My Left Foot

My Left Foot
My Left Foot
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 98%
Metacritic: 97/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 23 wins & 20 nominations total
Writer: Shane Connaughton, Jim Sheridan, Christy Brown
Actors: Daniel Day-Lewis, Brenda Fricker, Alison Whelan
Language: English
Country: Ireland, United Kingdom
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The movie “My Left Foot” is a biographical drama based on the life of Christy Brown, an Irish writer and painter with cerebral palsy. It explores his struggles and triumphs as he overcomes physical limitations to become an accomplished artist and author.

Rain Man

Rain Man
Rain Man
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 133 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 27 wins & 25 nominations total
Writer: Barry Morrow, Ron Bass
Actors: Dustin Hoffman, Tom Cruise, Valeria Golino
Language: English, Italian
Country: United States
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The Rain Man movie is about a self-centered businessman who discovers he has a long-lost brother with autism, and they embark on a cross-country journey that challenges their relationship and reveals hidden depths of compassion and understanding.

A Beautiful Mind

A Beautiful Mind
A Beautiful Mind
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 74%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 135 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 37 wins & 69 nominations total
Writer: Akiva Goldsman, Sylvia Nasar
Actors: Russell Crowe, Ed Harris, Jennifer Connelly
Language: English
Country: United States
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“A Beautiful Mind” is a biographical drama film that tells the story of John Nash, a brilliant mathematician who struggles with schizophrenia. The movie explores his journey as he battles with his mental illness while making groundbreaking contributions to the field of mathematics.

The Theory of Everything

The Theory of Everything
The Theory of Everything
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 71/100
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Runtime: 123 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 25 wins & 126 nominations total
Writer: Anthony McCarten, Jane Hawking
Actors: Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Tom Prior
Language: English, French, Ukrainian
Country: United Kingdom, Japan
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“The Theory of Everything” is a biographical drama film that explores the life and work of renowned physicist Stephen Hawking, depicting his journey from his early years as a student at Cambridge University to his groundbreaking theories on black holes and his battle with motor neuron disease. The film also delves into his relationship with his wife, Jane, and their enduring love and support amidst the challenges they face.

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 92/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 4 Oscars. 68 wins & 106 nominations total
Writer: Ronald Harwood, Jean-Dominique Bauby
Actors: Mathieu Amalric, Emmanuelle Seigner, Marie-Josée Croze
Language: French
Country: France, United States
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“The Diving Bell and the Butterfly” is a biographical drama film based on the memoir of Jean-Dominique Bauby. It tells the story of Bauby, who becomes paralyzed and only able to communicate by blinking his left eye, as he reflects on his life and experiences a newfound sense of freedom through his imagination.

The Miracle Worker

The Miracle Worker
The Miracle Worker
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 83/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 12 wins & 13 nominations total
Writer: William Gibson, Helen Keller
Actors: Anne Bancroft, Patty Duke, Victor Jory
Language: English, American Sign
Country: United States
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“The Miracle Worker” is a biographical film based on the true story of Helen Keller, a deaf and blind girl, and her determined teacher, Annie Sullivan, who helps her overcome her disabilities and learn to communicate. The movie showcases their challenging journey as Annie uses innovative methods to reach Helen and ultimately transform her life.

The Sessions

The Sessions
The Sessions
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 18 wins & 64 nominations total
Writer: Ben Lewin, Mark O'Brien
Actors: John Hawkes, Helen Hunt, William H. Macy
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Sessions” is a film based on the true story of Mark O’Brien, a man with polio who hires a sex surrogate to help him lose his virginity. Through their sessions, he discovers intimacy, love, and the power of human connection.

The Pursuit of Happyness

The Pursuit of Happyness
The Pursuit of Happyness
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 67%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 12 wins & 26 nominations total
Writer: Steve Conrad
Actors: Will Smith, Thandiwe Newton, Jaden Smith
Language: English, Cantonese
Country: United States
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“The Pursuit of Happyness” is a biographical drama film that follows the true story of Chris Gardner, a struggling salesman who becomes homeless with his young son. Despite facing numerous challenges, Gardner perseveres and eventually lands a prestigious job as a stockbroker, inspiring others with his determination and resilience.

The Intouchables

The Intouchables
The Intouchables
Internet Movie Database: 8.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 57/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award38 wins & 40 nominations total
Writer: Olivier Nakache, Éric Toledano, Philippe Pozzo di Borgo
Actors: François Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny
Language: French, English
Country: France
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The Intouchables is a French comedy-drama film that tells the true story of a wealthy quadriplegic man who hires a young, unemployed man from the projects to be his caretaker, resulting in an unlikely friendship that transcends social and cultural boundaries.

Temple Grandin

Temple Grandin
Temple Grandin
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 100%
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: Won 7 Primetime Emmys. 34 wins & 36 nominations total
Writer: Temple Grandin, Margaret Scariano, Christopher Monger
Actors: Claire Danes, Julia Ormond, David Strathairn
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Temple Grandin movie is a biographical drama that tells the inspiring true story of Temple Grandin, a woman with autism who revolutionized the livestock industry with her unique understanding of animal behavior and her innovative designs for humane livestock handling systems.

The King’s Speech

The King's Speech
The King's Speech
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 88/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 108 wins & 206 nominations total
Writer: David Seidler
Actors: Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“The King’s Speech” is a historical drama that follows King George VI of Britain as he overcomes his speech impediment with the help of an unorthodox speech therapist, ultimately preparing him to deliver a crucial radio address during World War II. The movie explores themes of friendship, perseverance, and the power of communication.

The Fault in Our Stars

The Fault in Our Stars
The Fault in Our Stars
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 23 wins & 18 nominations
Writer: Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber, John Green
Actors: Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Nat Wolff
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Fault in Our Stars movie is about two teenagers with cancer who fall in love and embark on a journey of love, friendship, and self-discovery. Together, they navigate the challenges of their illness and find solace in each other’s company, ultimately teaching each other about the beauty and fragility of life.

Still Alice

Still Alice
Still Alice
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 35 wins & 35 nominations total
Writer: Richard Glatzer, Wash Westmoreland, Lisa Genova
Actors: Julianne Moore, Alec Baldwin, Kristen Stewart
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom, France
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“Still Alice” is a film about a renowned linguistics professor, Alice Howland, who is diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease. The movie follows her journey as she navigates the challenges of memory loss and the impact it has on her personal and professional life.

The Fundamentals of Caring

The Fundamentals of Caring
The Fundamentals of Caring
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 4 nominations
Writer: Rob Burnett, Jonathan Evison
Actors: Craig Roberts, Paul Rudd, Selena Gomez
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Fundamentals of Caring” is a heartwarming comedy-drama film about a man who becomes a caregiver for a teenager with muscular dystrophy and embarks on a road trip, discovering the true meaning of friendship and the importance of living life to the fullest.”

Me Before You

Me Before You
Me Before You
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 54%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 110 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 6 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: Jojo Moyes
Actors: Emilia Clarke, Sam Claflin, Janet McTeer
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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“Me Before You” is a romantic drama film based on the novel by Jojo Moyes. It follows the story of a young woman who becomes the caregiver for a wealthy quadriplegic man, and their relationship evolves into an unexpected romance that challenges their perspectives on life and love.

The Soloist

The Soloist
The Soloist
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 56%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations
Writer: Susannah Grant, Steve Lopez
Actors: Jamie Foxx, Robert Downey Jr., Catherine Keener
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, France, United States
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“The Soloist” is a drama film based on a true story. It follows the relationship between a journalist and a homeless musician with schizophrenia as they navigate the complexities of mental illness and the power of music to heal.

The Bucket List

The Bucket List
The Bucket List
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 41%
Metacritic: 42/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Awards: 3 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: Justin Zackham
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman, Sean Hayes
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Bucket List” is a movie about two terminally ill men who meet in a hospital and decide to embark on a journey to fulfill their bucket list before they die, experiencing adventures, friendship, and personal growth along the way.

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