Most Popular "Alternative Medicine" Titles
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1. Dallas Buyers Club (2013)
R | 117 min | Biography, Drama
In 1985 Dallas, electrician and hustler Ron Woodroof works around the system to help AIDS patients get the medication they need after he is diagnosed with the disease.
5. Lorenzo's Oil (1992)
PG-13 | 129 min | Drama
A boy develops a disease so rare that nobody is working on a cure, so his father decides to learn all about it and tackle the problem himself.
7. Gray's Anatomy (1996)
Not Rated | 80 min | Comedy, Drama
After doctors inform him that an eye affliction will require risky surgery, monologist Spalding Gray recounts his various pursuits for alternative medicine to avoid the doctor's scalpel.
9. The Chinese Botanist's Daughters (2006)
105 min | Drama, Romance
At the house of a famous Chinese botanist teacher his daughter and a female intern fall in love with each other - a forbidden love that must be kept secret.
10. Resurrection (1980)
PG | 103 min | Drama, Fantasy
Edna Mae Macaulay experiences the afterlife for a brief time after a car accident that kills her husband. As she begins her long process of physical healing, she discovers that she has the ... See full summary »
11. The River (1997)
115 min | Drama, Romance
In Taiwan, Xiao-kang, a young man in his early 20s, lives with his parents in near silence. He is plagued by severe neck pain. His father is bedeviled by water first leaking into his ... See full summary »
12. Under Our Skin (2008)
Unrated | 104 min | Documentary
Exposes the hidden epidemic of Lyme disease and reveals how our corrupt health care system is failing to address one of the most serious illnesses of our time.
17. Magnetisøren's femte vinter (1999)
123 min | Drama, Romance
A mysterious stranger, Meisner, arrives in a northern Swedish town in 1820, calling himself a magnetist - an amalgam of hypnotist and healer - and claiming he can cure diseases un-treatable... See full summary »
18. San Lazaro (2011)
97 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Two estranged friends journey to the town of San Lazaro to ask a faith-healer for help in saving the life of one's brother, who is possessed by an evil spirit.
24. Yam (2004)
89 min | Comedy
Reaching the menopause and misunderstood by everyone around her, Pamela takes her health into her own hands - with highly unexpected results.
30. Faith Healer (1996 TV Movie)
Seven years old Natascha is diagnosed with a rare kind of cancer. Healing chances are 95%, but she'd have to endure chemotherapy. When her parents see how other children suffer from it, ... See full summary »
31. Fate of the Lhapa (2007)
63 min | Documentary, History
Fate of the Lhapa is a feature-length documentary about the last three Tibetan shamans living in a Tibetan refugee camp in Nepal. Each lhapa requested that their story be filmed. Their fear... See full summary »
Penn & Teller: Bullshit! (2003– )
TV-MA | Comedy, Documentary
Penn and Teller set out to debunk reflexologists, magnetic healers and chiropractors.
South Park (1997– )
Cherokee Hair Tampons
TV-MA | Animation, Comedy
Kyle needs a kidney transplant, and Cartman is the only suitable donor. Meanwhile, Mr. Garrison writes a novel.
Taboo (2002– )
TV-14 | Documentary
Conventional western medicine is based on science, research, and technology. But in cultures around the world, many still look to monks, mystics, and magic potions, putting their faith in extreme cures.
Penn & Teller: Bullshit! (2003– )
New Age Medicine
TV-MA | 28 min | Comedy, Documentary
Penn and Teller cast a critical eye over new age medicines such as Acutonics.
Robson Arms (2005–2008)
The Eyes of Grandma Tan
Bao's mother, recently arrived from Hong Kong, moves in with the Tans. "Grandma" solely speaks Cantonese but is trying to learn English. Everyone in the household needs to make adjustments ... See full summary »
Homeland (2011– )
Tin Man Is Down
TV-MA | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Now director Estes is dead and Brody disappeared, the decapitated CIA morns over 200 casualties and fears for its very existence unless a congressional commission can be appeased despite ... See full summary »