Movies about carers

Movies about carers
List of the best movies about carers selected by visitors to our site: The Intouchables, Inside I'm Dancing, Me Before You, The Babysitter's Seduction, Breathe, Still Alice, Penguin Bloom, Mary Poppins, The Bone Collector, Away from Her.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

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Markimdb: 8.5
Genrecomedy, drama, biography
CountryFrance
Duration01:52
CharactersDisabled people, Millionaires, Friends, Partners
PlotOn real events, Friendship, Loneliness, Overcoming difficulties
PlaceFrance
StyleInteresting, Popular, Kind, Light, Inspirational

A true story of two men who should never have met – a quadriplegic aristocrat who was injured in a paragliding accident and a young man from the projects.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, France
Duration01:38
PlaceIreland
StyleInspirational

Michael is a 24-year-old who has cerebral palsy and long-term resident of the Carrigmore Residential Home for the Disabled, run by the formidable Eileen. His life is transformed when the maverick Rory O'Shea moves in.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:25
CharactersDisabled people, Nurses
PlotLove, Relationship, Loneliness, Depression
PlaceSea, Small cities
StyleRomantic, Sad ones, To cry, Cute, Soulful

A small town girl is caught between dead-end jobs. A high-profile, successful man becomes wheelchair bound following an accident. The man decides his life is not worth living until the girl is hired for six months to be his new caretaker. Worlds apart and trapped together by circumstance, the two get off to a rocky start. But the girl becomes determined to prove to the man that life is worth living and as they embark on a series of adventures together, each finds their world changing in ways neither of them could begin to imagine.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersNurses
PlotSeduction, Mystery
StyleUnexpected ending, Psychological problems, Action, Twisted plot, Fascinating

The mother of the family for which Michelle baby-sits dies unexpectedly. Michelle is asked to take over looking after the children and is gradually "seduced" by the father.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genremelodrama, drama, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration02:37
CharactersDogs, Horses, Disabled people, Newlyweds
PlotLove, On real events, Dancing, Time travel, Travel
PlacePrison, Aircraft, Africa, England, Party
StyleTo cry, Heavy, Touching, Sad ones

Based on the true story of Robin, a handsome, brilliant and adventurous man whose life takes a dramatic turn when polio leaves him paralyzed.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genredrama
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, France
Duration01:41
CharactersDoctors, Terminally ill, Sisters, Parents
PlotLost memory
PlaceNew York
StylePsychological problems, Sad ones, Soulful, By books, Heavy

Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children, is a renowned linguistics professor who starts to forget words. When she receives a devastating diagnosis, Alice and her family find their bonds tested.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama
CountryAustralia, USA
CharactersFamily, Disabled people
PlotOn real events, Vacation, Overcoming difficulties
StyleSoulful, Fascinating

When an unlikely ally enters the Bloom family's world in the form of an injured baby magpie they name Penguin, the bird’s arrival makes a profound difference in the struggling family’s life.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrefantasy, comedy, musical, family
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:19
CharactersFamily, Friends, Singers
PlotLove, Dancing, Adventure, Friendship
PlaceLondon
StyleLight, Cute, Touching

A magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:58
CharactersManiacs, Serial killers, Police
PlotInvestigation, Death
PlaceUSA
StyleUnexpected ending, Action, Twisted plot, Heavy, Tense

Rookie cop, Amelia Donaghy reluctantly teams with Lincoln Rhyme – formerly the department's top homicide detective but now paralyzed as a result of a spinal injury – to catch a grisly serial killer dubbed 'The Bone Collector'. The murderer's special signature is to leave tantalizing clues based on the grim remains of his crimes.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genredrama
CountryCanada, United Kingdom, USA
Duration01:50
CharactersNurses
PlotFriendship, Loneliness, Mental disorders, Jealousy, Snow
PlaceCanada
TimeNew Year
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Tense

A man coping with the institutionalization of his wife because of Alzheimer's disease faces an epiphany when she transfers her affections to another man, a wheel chair-bound mute who also is a patient at the nursing home.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:29
CharactersDogs, Family, Lawyers, Friends, Parents
PlotMartial Arts, Success

Two men get laid off and have to become stay-at-home dads when they can't find jobs, which inspires them to open their own day-care center.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genredrama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, France
Duration02:05
CharactersHousewives, Nurses
PlotLife, Family life, Uprising, Double life
PlaceWomen's Prison, England
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Gloomy, Makes me think, Depressive

Abortionist Vera Drake finds her beliefs and practices clash with the mores of 1950s Britain – a conflict that leads to tragedy for her family.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA, Spain
Duration02:06
CharactersLawyers, Blind
PlotAdoption
PlaceParty
StyleSoulful, Serious

The lives of three women have a commonality: adoption. Karen is a physical therapist who regrets that, as a teenager, she gave up her daughter for adoption. Elizabeth was an adopted child and is now a successful lawyer, but her personal life lacks warmth. Lucy and her husband have failed to conceive and now hope to adopt a baby to make their family complete.

Markimdb: 8.3
Genredrama
CountryIran, France, Australia
Duration02:03
CharactersMaids, Poor
PlotDivorce
StyleHeartbreaking

A married couple are faced with a difficult decision - to improve the life of their child by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent who has Alzheimer's disease.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genredrama, crime
CountrySouth Korea
Duration02:19
CharactersTerminally ill, Poets, Grandparents
PlotLoneliness
PlaceAsia, Korea
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Touching

Grandmother Mi Ja works part-time as a caretaker, and struggles to raise a teen grandson by herself. Despite her tough situation, she speaks softly, dresses fashionably, and approaches the world with child-like curiosity. Enrolling in a poetry class, she endeavors to capture life in verse form, but her simple dream of completing a poem is stalled by the early signs of Alzheimer's disease and the heavy financial and emotional burden of her grandson's shocking wrongdoing.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersLesbians, Girlfriends, Nurses
PlotLoneliness
StyleTense, Depressive, Gothic

Soon after moving in with her aging aunt Dora, Adele meets Beth, seductive and mysterious, who tests the limits of Adele's moral ground and sends her spiraling down a psychologically unstable and phantasmagoric path.

Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersDisabled people, Friends, Losers, Terminally ill
PlotTravel, Friendship
StyleSoulful, For men

Three young men with disabilities embark on a road trip to a brothel in Montreal catering to people with special needs to lose their virginity and embrace their independence. Inspired by a true story and remake of the Belgian film Hasta La Vista

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrefantasy, musical, family
CountrySoviet Union
Duration02:21
CharactersChildrens
StyleFor children, For girls

A family hires a babysitter who seems to possess magical powers.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:26
CharactersTeens, Lawyers, Orphans
PlotDeath, Internet, Adoption
PlaceSchool, California
StyleAction, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

After the parents of Ruby and her younger brother, Rhett, are killed in a car crash, their parents' best friends, Erin and Terry Glass, become their guardians. The children hear promises of a world of opulence and California fun -- all they have to do is move into the Glasses' gated house. Before very long, though, Ruby suspects that Erin and Terry may not be the ideal guardians they seemed to be.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersHousewives
PlotTravel

When a housewife finds out she is pregnant, she runs out of town looking for freedom to reevaluate her life decisions.

Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:30
CharactersDogs, Photographers, Sisters
PlotDancing, Basketball, Karate, Friendship, Dolls
PlaceSchool, Forest, USA
TimeSummer, Winter
StyleTo cry, Touching

A manic-depressive mess of a father tries to win back his wife by attempting to take full responsibility of their two young, spirited daughters, who don't make the overwhelming task any easier.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersDogs, Family, Writers, Lawyers, Detectives
PlotInvestigation, Intrigue, Inheritance, Death, Chase
PlaceMansions, Country houses, Estate
StyleExciting, Atmospheric, Fascinating, For men

When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan's untimely death.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:38
CharactersFamily, Writers, Fathers
PlotLoneliness, Happiness
PlaceUSA

Actress Reese Holden has been offered a small fortune by a book editor if she can secure for publication the love letters that her father, a reclusive novelist, wrote to her mother, who has since passed away. Returning to Michigan, Reese finds that an ex-grad student and a would-be musician have moved in with her father, who cares more about his new friends than he does about his own health and well-being.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA, Japan
Duration01:50
CharactersFamily, Parents
PlotRevenge, Obsession, Jealousy, Cheating, Rivalry
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

A suburban family chooses seemingly sweet Peyton Flanders as their newborn's nanny. Only much later does the infant's mother, Claire Bartel, realize Peyton's true intentions -- to destroy Claire and replace her in the family. The nail-biting suspense builds quickly in this chilling psychological thriller about deception and bitter revenge.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy
CountryGermany
PlotTravel, Friendship
PlaceGermany
StyleInspirational, Touching

Oliver is a banker and portfolio manager and leads a life in the fast lane, which one day comes to an abrupt end, as he builds a self-inflicted accident on highway with 230 km / h and raced through a guardrail. When he wakes up in the hospital again, he faces a devastating diagnosis: paraplegia. Actually, a rehabilitation stay of several months is planned in the hospital, but Oliver soon falls on his head and ends up in a disabled shared flat with the name "Die Goldfische"

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:32
CharactersNurses
PlotLove triangle
PlaceHotels, Small cities
StyleRomantic, Light, To cry, Cute, Fancy

British artist Colin Ware discovers that his fiancée, Vera, is going to marry another man. Distraught and despondent, he gets on a plane for America and ends up in the tiny town of Hope in New England. At first, Colin is depressed, but he soon finds more than a shoulder to cry on when his innkeepers introduce him to Mandy, a beautiful nurse. All's going well and Colin has almost forgotten his old flame until Vera shows up with a surprise of her own.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersAutistic, Writers, Disabled people, Losers
PlotLove, Loneliness, First love, Mental disorders
PlaceCourt, New York
StyleRomantic, To cry, Cute, Soulful, Touching

Adam, a lonely man with Asperger's Syndrome, develops a relationship with his upstairs neighbor, Beth.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama
CountryUSA, Mexico
Duration01:55
CharactersTeens, Terminally ill, Surgeons
PlotFriendship
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Touching, Serious

Captives of the very relationships that define and sustain them, nine women resiliently meet the travails and disappointments of life.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:50
PlotInvestigation, Birthday, Mystery, Missing people
PlaceLos Angeles
StylePsychological problems, Depressive, Disturbing

The clues to a young woman's death come together as the lives of seemingly unrelated people begin to intersect.

Markimdb: 8
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:13
CharactersAutistic, Friends, Brothers
PlotLove, Time travel, Travel, Inheritance
PlaceUSA, Casino, Los Angeles
StylePsychological problems, To cry, Soulful, Fascinating, Touching

Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.





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