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'Or Absence Thereof': Classic Tales of Brotherly Love

This throwback list examines brotherly love, or the absence thereof, between siblings; wait a second, why is Brad Pitt in so many of these? Must make things awkward with Doug Pitt.

'Movies like Forrest Gump': Mental Handicap Dramas

Guaranteed to get the waterworks flowing, observe these mentally handicapped individuals struggle to lead normal lives in a cruel world.

Powerful Autism Movies

Enjoy browsing this collection of films featuring protagonists born with beautiful, if atypical, ways of seeing the world.

Movies Like Manchester by the Sea: The Challenges of Custody

Tearjerking tales of adoption, foster care, single-parenting, and custody battles, in which the true strength of parents' love - biological or not - becomes clear.

'Movies like Forrest Gump': Forrest Gump-Esque Heartwarmers

Movies in the vein of 'I Am Sam' and 'Forrest Gump': Heartwarming dramas about mentally-challenged individuals with massive hearts.

'What Doesn't Kill You': Struggling with Disability

Dramas around the people who struggle with the day to day challenges of mental and physical disability. Make sure to give 'The Elephant Man' a watch if you're in the mood for a sterling biopic.

'Cain vs. Abel': Close-to-Home Sibling Dramas

Sibling rivalry is taken to a whole new level in these hard-hitting sibiling dramas, in which nature's strongest bond is tested by some unfortunate nurturing. Make sure to check out Iraq veteran drama 'Brothers'!

'Badlands and Madmen': Stark Midwestern Drama

What is it about the Midwestern landscape that inspires such bleakly beautiful movies as 'Badlands' and 'Days of Heaven'? Maybe you're from the Midwest yourself, and feel like wallowing a bit. Maybe you're not, and want to prepare yourself mentally for a visit. Either way, these movies are an experience.

Johnny Depp Drama

Cheekbones so sharp you could use them to cut your morning grapefruit: enjoy Depp's always dependable charisma across the range of his dramatic roles, and try not to get lost in those chocolate-brown eyes.

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