"Best of" Lists
Movies with Characters Who Have Physical Disabilities
Physical limitations can make life more challenging, but these movies show characters with disabilities finding ways to live the lives they want. Stories about characters with physical difficulties can help build understanding, compassion, and tolerance among viewers who don't face those challenges -- as well as give those who do a chance to see relatable people on screen. Families will learn a lot about courage, compassion, and perseverance as they watch and discuss these inspiring stories.