Movies about bulimia

Movies about bulimia
List of the best movies about bulimia, selected by visitors to our site: Trash Fire, Grown Ups, Bachelorette, Terri, Center Stage: On Pointe, Dark, Paradise Hills, I Feel Pretty, To Be Fat Like Me, The Nutty Professor.

In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Genre
Country
Trash Fire (2016)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrehorror, thriller, comedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:03

A man forced to confront his past when he and his girlfriend end up entangled in a web of lies.

Grown Ups (2010)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:42

After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend.

Bachelorette (2012)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:27

Three friends are asked to be bridesmaids at a wedding of a woman they used to ridicule back in high school.

Terri (2011)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA

Terri, a pajama-clad, disaffected high school student learns how to engage the world with the help of Mr. Fitzgerald, his assistant principal.

Center Stage: On Pointe (2016)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genremelodrama, drama, music
CountryUSA

In Center Stage: On Pointe, Jonathan Reeves (Gallagher) is tasked with infusing more contemporary styles and modernism into the American Ballet Academy, and enlists his his top choreographers Charlie (Radetsky), Cooper (Stiefel) and Tommy (Wormald) to recruit dancers to compete at a camp where the winners will be selected to join the Academy. Bella Parker (Muñoz), who has always lived in the shadow of her hugely successful sister Kate, finally gets her chance to step into the limelight as one of the dancers recruited for the camp. Chloe Lukasiak plays Gwen, a talented dance prodigy who competes at the camp. - Denise Petski

Dark (2015)
Markimdb: 3.5
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:29

A disturbed young woman must confront her worst fears when she finds herself trapped alone in a New York City loft during the 2003 blackout.

Paradise Hills (2019)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrefantastic, thriller, fantasy
CountrySpain, USA
Duration01:42

A young woman is sent to Paradise Hills to be reformed, only to learn that the high-class facility's beautiful facade hides a sinister secret.

I Feel Pretty (2018)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA, China
Duration02:33

A head injury causes a woman to develop an extraordinary amount of confidence and believe she's drop dead gorgeous.

To Be Fat Like Me (2007)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genredrama
CountryUSA, Canada

Pretty, popular, and slim high-schooler Aly Schimdt had plans of earning a sports scholarship to college but a knee injury ruins her chances. She decides to enter a documentary contest in the hopes of winning money for college. She believes that overweight people, like her mom and brother, seem to make excuses about how the world perceives them. So Aly decides to attend a rival high school as a heavily overweight person for the documentary, but not change her personality. Aly intends and hopes to prove that personality will outshine physical appearance. But when she's met with ridicule, harassment, and name-calling she begins to see things differently.

The Nutty Professor (1996)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrefantastic, comedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:35

Eddie Murphy stars as shy Dr. Sherman Klump, a kind, brilliant, 'calorifically challenged' genetic professor. When beautiful Carla Purty joins the university faculty, Sherman grows desperate to whittle his 400-pound frame down to size and win her heart. So, with one swig of his experimental fat-reducing serum, Sherman becomes 'Buddy Love', a fast-talking, pumped-up , plumped down Don Juan.

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This Is Us (2016)
Markimdb: 8.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:32

Follows the lives and families of three adults living and growing up in the United States of America in present and past times. As their paths cross and their life stories intertwine in curious ways, we find that several of them share the same birthday - and so much more than anyone would expect.

The Darkness (2016)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA

A family returns from a Grand Canyon vacation with a supernatural presence in tow.

A Ghost Story (2017)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:17

Recently deceased, a white-sheeted ghost returns to his suburban home to console his bereft wife, only to find that in his spectral state he has become unstuck in time, forced to watch passively as the life he knew and the woman he loves slowly slip away.

Hunger Point (2003)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:40

Meet the Hunters your typical all-American family: two committed parents and two lovely daughters. However, looks can be deceiving because this family is plagued by the nit-picking comments of an overzealous mother determined to keep her daughters thin. The results of this mother's tyranny is unimaginable. This movie really captures the dangers of eating disorders like no other. Based on the best-selling book of the same name.

Fat Kid Rules The World (2012)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:34

A dropout comes to the aid of a chubby and suicidal high-school kid by recruiting him as the drummer for his upstart punk-rock band.

Sierra Burgess Is a Loser (2018)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:35

A case of mistaken identity results in unexpected romance when the most popular girl in high school and the biggest loser must come together to win over their crushes.

Hairspray (2007)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, musical
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Canada
Duration01:57

Pleasantly plump teenager, Tracy Turnblad and her best friend, Penny Pingleton audition to be on The Corny Collins Show – and Tracy wins. But when scheming Amber Von Tussle and her mother plot to destroy Tracy, it turns to chaos.

When Friendship Kills (1996)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genredrama
CountryUSA, Canada

Teenager Lexi Archer moves to Chicago with her newly divorced mother and befriends a popular girl at her new school, Jennifer. After Lexi's volleyball coach suggests that she lose weight, Jennifer reveals she is bulimic and the two girls decide to help each other, leading to disastrous consequences.

Helter Skelter (2012)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrehorror, drama
CountryJapan

Through round after round of extensive plastic surgery and vigorous maintenance, Ririko has become the absolute manifestation of beauty, and becomes a wildly successful model, actress, and singer. However, soon, her body, unable to withstand the burdens of surgery, begins to crumble, and along with it so does her mind, as she plummets towards a frightening and inevitable end.

Heavyweights (1995)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, drama, family, sport
CountryUSA
Duration01:40

Camp Hope is a summer retreat for overweight boys run by a kindly couple who make the campers feel comfortable with their extra pounds. But when tyrannical fitness guru Tony buys the camp, he puts the kids on a cruel regimen that goes too far. Sick of the endless weeks of "all work and no play," the kids stage a coup and reclaim their summer of fun.

I Am Losing Weight (2018)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy
CountryRussia
Duration02:13

There's two great loves in Anya's life, her athlete boyfriend Zhenya and food. Zhenya is not happy how Anya has been gaining weight due to her eating habits and decides to dump her. But Anya doesn't want to give up and decides to get rid of excess weight with the help of Nikolai, an overweight man obsessed with the healthy living.

Every Which Way But Loose (1978)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:54

Philo Beddoe is your regular, easygoing, truck-driving guy. He's also the best bar-room brawler west of the Rockies. And he lives with a 165-pound orangutan named Clyde. Like other guys, Philo finally falls in love - with a flighty singer who leads him on a screwball chase across the American Southwest. Nothing's in the way except a motorcycle gang, and legendary brawler Tank Murdock.

In the Park (1915)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrecomedy, short
CountryUSA
Duration00:14

A tramp steals a girl's handbag, but when he tries to pick Charlie's pocket loses his cigarettes and matches. He rescues a hot dog man from a thug, but takes a few with his walking stick. When the thief tries to take some of Charlie's sausages, Charlie gets the handbag. The handbag makes its way from person to person to its owner, who is angry with her boyfriend who didn't protect her in the first place. The boyfriend decides to throw himself in the lake in despair, so Charlie helps him out.

New Best Friend (2002)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:31

Alicia is a poor girl starting college. Hadley, Julianne and Sydney are three well-off girls in a row house. Classes begin and Alicia is paired with Hadley to work on a sociology class project. At first rejected, Alicia is finally accepted into Hadley's clique where she is introduced to a world of privilege and dangerous thrills. But her attempts to become one of them ultimately land her in the hospital.

Abzurdah (2015)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genremelodrama, drama, biography
CountryArgentina

A disenfranchised 16-year-old girl connects to an older man on the internet and after a brief one-sided affair descends into obsession and anorexia.

Paradise: Hope (2013)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama
CountryAustria, Germany, France
Duration01:32

Hope, the third film in the PARADISE TRILOGY, tells the story of the 13-year-old Melanie. While her mother (Teresa) travels to Kenya, Melanie spends her holiday in the Austrian countryside at a strict diet camp for overweight teenagers. Under the supervision of a tattooed trainer and a creepy doctor, the teenagers attempt to do sports during the day and secretly get drunk in the evening. Between physical education and nutrition counseling, pillow fights and her first cigarette, Melanie falls in love with the doctor who is 40 years her senior.

Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs (2019)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, adventure, family, cartoon
CountrySouth Korea

Princes who have been turned into Dwarfs seek the red shoes of a lady in order to break the spell, although it will not be easy.

Life Is Sweet (1990)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:43

Just north of London live Wendy, Andy, and their twenty-something twins, Natalie and Nicola. Wendy clerks in a shop, leads aerobics at a primary school, jokes like a vaudevillian, agrees to waitress at a friend's new restaurant and dotes on Andy, a cook who forever puts off home remodeling projects, and with a drunken friend, buys a broken down lunch wagon. Natalie, with short neat hair and a snappy, droll manner, is a plumber; she has a holiday planned in America, but little else. Last is Nicola, odd man out: a snarl, big glasses, cigarette, mussed hair, jittery fingers, bulimic, jobless, and unhappy. How they interact and play out family conflict and love is the film's subject.

We Are the Nobles (2013)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy
CountryMexico
Duration01:48

Tells the "riches to rags" story of the Nobles, three upper-class twenty-somethings that appear to have no limits to their checkbooks, and no direction in their lives. Until one day, their father tries to teach them a lesson by staging a financial scandal that forces the whole family to escape to an old house in the poor side of town, and leads the "kids" to do what they haven't done before: get jobs.

The Hole (2001)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:42

Four teenagers at a British private school secretly uncover and explore the depths of a sealed underground hole created decades ago as a possible bomb shelter.




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