Most Popular "Paralytic" Titles
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1. Awakenings (1990)
PG-13 | 121 min | Biography, Drama
The victims of an encephalitis epidemic many years ago have been catatonic ever since, but now a new drug offers the prospect of reviving them.
Votes: 102,190 | Gross: $52.10M
4. The Secret (2006 Video)
PG | 90 min | Documentary
Interviews with self-proclaimed authors, philosophers, scientists, with an in-depth discussion of visualizing your goals. The audience is shown how they can learn and use 'The Secret' in their everyday lives.
5. Fade to Black (1980)
R | 102 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller
A shy, lonely film buff embarks on a killing spree against those who browbeat and betray him, all the while stalking his idol, a Marilyn Monroe lookalike.
8. Sunrise at Campobello (1960)
Not Rated | 144 min | Biography, Drama
In 1921, unsuccessful vice-presidential candidate Franklin D. Roosevelt contracts poliomyelitis and, with the help of his wife Eleanor Roosevelt and close friend Louis Howe, battles his newfound disability.
9. Me and My Gal (1932)
Not Rated | 79 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Young New York cop Dan falls in love with waterfront waitress Helen. Helen's sister Kate falls for gangster Duke. Dan must do in Duke.
10. Compagni di scuola (1988)
115 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Former high school friends meet for a party after 15 years, only to discover that much of the innocence and friendship is gone.
13. Whirlpool (1935)
Approved | 75 min | Drama, Romance
The happiness of a newly-married couple, Henry and Jeannie Saint Clair, is shattered when the husband is made a paralytic in an automobile accident. The wife still loves him, although he is... See full summary »
14. Nazaré (1952)
81 min | Drama, Family, Music
The sea, often treacherous, is the only source of living of the people of Nazaré. The film tells the story of António and his family, where no dreams are allowed. There is also the mourning... See full summary »
15. Santuaryo (2010)
81 min | Drama
Santuaryo is a movie that centers on the unfolding narration of a young man named Archie (Basti Romero). Archie went looking for a lost treasure when he came into the possession of an ... See full summary »
One Step Beyond (1959–1961)
Make Me Not a Witch
Approved | 30 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
A farm girl's parents are terrified when their daughter reveals that she can read minds. But a priest knows that her gifts can save two young lives.
Jonny Quest (1964–1965)
The Dreadful Doll
TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
Voodooism is held responsible for all but one last owner deserting plantations on Tanaiga Island, but Dr. Quest believes drugs are more responsible than mysticism.
American Experience (1988– )
The Polio Crusade
TV-PG | 54 min | Documentary, Biography, History
This film interweaves the personal accounts of polio survivors with the story of an ardent crusader who tirelessly fought on their behalf while scientists raced to eradicate this dreaded disease