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1. You're Not You (2014)

R | 102 min | Drama

7.3
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56 Metascore

A drama centered on a classical pianist who has been diagnosed with ALS and the brash college student who becomes her caregiver.

Writers: Shana Feste, Jordan Roberts, Michelle Wildgen | Director: George C. Wolfe | Stars: Hilary Swank, Emmy Rossum, Josh Duhamel, Stephanie Beatriz

Votes: 14,443

2. Friends with Money (2006)

R | 88 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.9
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68 Metascore

After she quits her lucrative job, Olivia finds herself unsure about her future and her relationships with her successful and wealthy friends.

Writer: Nicole Holofcener | Director: Nicole Holofcener | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Frances McDormand, Catherine Keener, Joan Cusack

Votes: 19,292

3. Tour de Force (2014)

95 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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Belgium, of all places. What's Belgium got besides chocolates and fries? No matter, this year it was Hannes' and Kiki's turn to choose the destination of their annual bike tour with their ... See full summary »

Writers: Ariane Schröder, Christian Zübert | Director: Christian Zübert | Stars: Florian David Fitz, Julia Koschitz, Jürgen Vogel, Miriam Stein

Votes: 806

4. Hugo Pool (1997)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Romance

5.1
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Hugo Pool is a quirky tale of a Los Angeles pool cleaner who falls in love with a young man dying of Lou Gerhig's Disease.

Writers: Robert Downey Sr., Laura Ernst | Director: Robert Downey Sr. | Stars: Alyssa Milano, Mark Boone Junior, Malcolm McDowell, Brendan Dawson

Votes: 1,665

5. My Wife Is an Actress (2001)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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57 Metascore

A "normal" guy who is married to a hot actress gets worried that she is involved with her costar. This worry turns into jealousy and causes problems in their relationship. This is a story about trust and a comedy about the actions between men and women.

Writer: Yvan Attal | Director: Yvan Attal | Stars: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Yvan Attal, Terence Stamp, Noémie Lvovsky

Votes: 3,211

6. The Luckiest Man: The John Paine Story (2015)

62 min | Documentary

9.7
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A successful entrepreneur, adventurer and family man's inspiring story of hope and transformation in the midst of his 15 year journey with ALS.

Director: Jonathon Link | Stars: John Paine, Jeffrey Elliott, Ac Musgrave, John Paine II

Votes: 32

7. Season of a Lifetime (2012)

89 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

6.9
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The inspiring story of head football coach, Jeremy Williams, who, terminally ill with the ALS (also known as Lou Gehrig's disease) refuses to retire, deciding instead to coach for one last ... See full summary »

Writer: Richard A. Cohen | Director: Richard A. Cohen | Star: Jeremy Williams

Votes: 16

8. The Suicide Tourist (2007)

56 min | Documentary

8.2
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Frontline investigates suicide tourism by following a Chicago native as he travels to Switzerland in order to take his life with help of a nonprofit organization that legally assists suicides.

Writers: Terence McKeown, John Zaritsky | Director: John Zaritsky | Stars: Arthur Bernard, Craig Ewert, Ivan Ewert, Katrina Ewert

Votes: 130

9. Indestructible (2007)

113 min | Documentary

7.9
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A monastery high atop the mountains of northwest China ... the living room of a family confronted with terminal illness ... the office of renowned neurologist Oliver Sacks ... the Wailing ... See full summary »

Writer: Ben Byer | Director: Ben Byer | Stars: Stanley Appel, Barbara Byer, Ben Byer, John Byer

Votes: 30

10. So Much So Fast (2006)

87 min | Documentary

7.6
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79 Metascore

A man suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease deals with the woman falling for him and a brother who becomes obsessed with finding a cure.

Writers: Steven Ascher, Jeanne Jordan | Directors: Steven Ascher, Jeanne Jordan | Stars: Jesse Abbott-Dallamora, Robert Bonazoli, Tyler DiVittorio, Benjamin Heywood

Votes: 199

11. A Call to Arms (2009)

85 min | Documentary, History, War

6.9
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The eyewitness story of the illegal U.S. and U.K. military anthrax vaccination programs, which is recommended by Montel Williams as the Must-See Documentary of the Year. Because of the ... See full summary »

Writers: Melissa Mosich Miller, Scott Miller, Robert Lee | Director: Scott Miller | Stars: Michael Douglas, Linda Hamilton, Scott Miller, Melissa Mosich Miller

Votes: 48

12. Adagio (III) (2015)

Short, Drama

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The evolution of a father daughter relationship and their shared love for piano after he is diagnosed with ALS

Writer: Carlotta Harlan | Director: Kevin Wolf | Stars: Eric Larson, Cameron Kelly, Jolie Ledford

13. Leave Them Laughing (2010)

89 min | Documentary, Comedy, Drama

8.6
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Life and quips about death from the wheelchair of a woman who vows to exit laughing. Once a nationally-known performer of ballads, skits and self-parody, now fated by Lou Gehrig's Disease ... See full summary »

Director: John Zaritsky | Stars: Mac Zilber, Carla Zilbersmith

Votes: 14

14. Getting Up: The TEMPT ONE Story (2012)

53 min | Documentary, Biography

7.6
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After being diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease and rendered almost completely paralyzed, a graffiti artist regains his voice through technology that reads the movement of his eyes and enables him to create art and write once again.

Writer: Caskey Ebeling | Director: Caskey Ebeling | Star: Tony 'Tempt' Quan

Votes: 7

15. Walk (I) (2016)

17 min | Short, Drama | Post-production

During a chance encounter in the park, two struggling souls tackle life's biggest questions by examining what is truly valuable in today's fast-paced world. Through one woman's uplifting ... See full summary »

Writer: Theresa Rebeck | Director: Mary-Pat Green | Stars: Stephanie Michels, Michael Dempsey, Gwen Van Dam

16. In Sickness and in Health (2007)

61 min | Documentary

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Chronicles the lives of three same-sex couples fighting to marry the partners they love-and tragically, one couple's heartbreak as their dream dies at the cruel hands of ALS.

17. Mind Games: A Love Story (2005)

54 min | Documentary

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"One day at a time" takes on new meaning after a terminal illness leads to a new life and a second chance at love. The story of an extraordinary family living life to its fullest, and of hope conquering fear.

Writer: Teo Zagar | Director: Teo Zagar

18. Merhaba (2011)

20 min | Short, Drama

7.9
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When Özge Güven flew over 5,000 miles to Istanbul, Turkey to visit her father, she never expected his neurodegenerative disease, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, to have progressed so quickly... See full summary »

Writer: Lauren Brady | Director: Lauren Brady | Stars: Fadik Sevin Atasoy, Sönmez Atasoy, Paxton Winters, Nursel Köse

Votes: 13

19. Hope for Steve (2014)

Not Rated | 110 min | Documentary, Comedy, Drama

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HLN, People Magazine, ABC News, and several local stations have all done stories on the documentary and Hope and Steve.

Writers: Matt Moore, Sarah Spicer | Directors: Matt Moore, Sarah Spicer | Stars: Steve Dezember, Hope Dezember, Phyllis Dezember, Travis Nolan

20. Gulf War Syndrome: Killing Our Own (2007)

110 min | Documentary, History, War

6.8
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After the Vietnam War, hundreds of thousands of U.S. veterans suffered toxic reactions, neurological damage, and rare cancers due to exposure to 2,4,5,-D and 2,4,5-T dioxin that was used in... See full summary »

Writer: Gary Null | Director: Gary Null | Stars: George W. Bush, Joyce Riley, Doug Rokke

Votes: 21

21. Moving Gracefully Towards the Exit (2011)

52 min | Documentary

7.4
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Writers: Jean-Bernard Andro, Patrice M. Regnier | Directors: Jean-Bernard Andro, Patrice M. Regnier

Votes: 5

22. Climb for Kevin (2016)

Documentary | Completed

Kevin Turner played near a decade in the NFL and was diagnosed with ALS in 2010. Mike Ditka tells the story about Kevin's battle and how he inspired 7 people to climb Mount Kilimanjaro in his honor.

Director: Jon Johnnidis

23. Mia (V) (2014)

18 min | Short, Drama, Romance

9.6
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A gifted ballet dancer is diagnosed with a terminal illness, and together with her grieving fiancé, must confront the reality that their relationship entails more yesterdays than tomorrows.

Writer: Michael Goldermann | Director: Michael Goldermann | Stars: Samantha Slattery, Blake McNamara, Marcus Ridner, David James Ryan

Votes: 18

24. Upon Silver Wings (2009)

30 min | Documentary, Short

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Writer: CarolAnn Garratt | Director: Kabir Chuttani | Stars: CarolAnn Garratt, Carol Foy

25. It Ain't Over (2012)

11 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

8.8
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Once a man with all the answers, Dr. Ed Dobson is struggling to resolve his own questions before succumbing to the unusual disease eating away his body.

Creators: Daniel Dobson, Stephen Huseby | Director: Caleb Slain | Star: Ed Dobson

Votes: 5

26. House M.D. (2004–2012)
Episode: DNR (2005)

TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, Mystery

8.9
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A famous jazz trumpeter, diagnosed with ALS, signs a DNR form, but because House believes the diagnosis wrong, he breaks the law by resuscitating him.

Creator: David Shore | Director: Frederick King Keller | Stars: Hugh Laurie, Lisa Edelstein, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard

Votes: 1,562

27. It's Not Yet Dark (2016)

Documentary | Post-production

It's Not Yet Dark tells the ground breaking story of Simon Fitzmaurice, a talented young Irish film maker with ALS (MND), as he embarks on directing his first feature film through the use of his eyes and eye gaze technology.

Director: Frankie Fenton