Most Popular "Als" Titles
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1. You're Not You (2014)
R | 102 min | Drama
A drama centered on a classical pianist who has been diagnosed with ALS and the brash college student who becomes her caregiver.
2. Friends with Money (2006)
R | 88 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
After she quits her lucrative job, Olivia finds herself unsure about her future and her relationships with her successful and wealthy friends.
3. Tour de Force (2014)
95 min | Comedy, Drama
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 »
4. Hugo Pool (1997)
R | 92 min | Comedy, Romance
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.
5. My Wife Is an Actress (2001)
R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
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.
6. The Luckiest Man: The John Paine Story (2015)
62 min | Documentary
A successful entrepreneur, adventurer and family man's inspiring story of hope and transformation in the midst of his 15 year journey with ALS.
7. Season of a Lifetime (2012)
89 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
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 »
8. The Suicide Tourist (2007)
56 min | Documentary
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.
9. Indestructible (2007)
113 min | Documentary
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 »
10. So Much So Fast (2006)
87 min | Documentary
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.
11. A Call to Arms (2009)
85 min | Documentary, History, War
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 »
13. Leave Them Laughing (2010)
89 min | Documentary, Comedy, Drama
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 »
14. Getting Up: The TEMPT ONE Story (2012)
53 min | Documentary, Biography
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.
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 »
16. In Sickness and in Health (2007)
61 min | Documentary
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
"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.
18. Merhaba (2011)
20 min | Short, Drama
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 »
19. Hope for Steve (2014)
Not Rated | 110 min | Documentary, Comedy, Drama
HLN, People Magazine, ABC News, and several local stations have all done stories on the documentary and Hope and Steve.
20. Gulf War Syndrome: Killing Our Own (2007)
110 min | Documentary, History, War
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 »
23. Mia (V) (2014)
18 min | Short, Drama, Romance
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.
25. It Ain't Over (2012)
11 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
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.
House M.D. (2004–2012)
TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, Mystery
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.
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