movies-with-deaf-themes

Movies that involve the deaf in one way or other

 

After Image

After the Silence

Amy

And Now Tomorrow

And Your Name Is Jonah

Babel

Baby Driver

Bangkok Dangerous

Beethoven’s Great Love

The Bélier Family

Black

Beyond Silence

Break Up

Bridge to Silence

Children of a Lesser God

Code Unknown

Compensation

Country of the Deaf

Crazy Moon

Dead Silence

Deaf Smith

Dear Frankie

Dummy

Family Stone

Flesh and Fury

For the First Time

Four Weddings and a Funeral

Gas Food Lodging

Gigot

Good Shepherd

Grand Canyon

Hear and Now

Hear No Evil

Heart Is a Lonely Hunter

Helen Keller in Her Story

His Bodyguard

Hush

I Don’t Want to Talk About It

In the Land of the Deaf

Ingelore

Island Etude

It’s All Gone Pete Tong

Illtown

Immortal Beloved

In the Company of Men

Iqbal

It’s a Wonderful Life

It’s My Party

Jerry Maguire

Johnny Belinda

Khamoshi: Musical

Knowing

Koshish

Kung Fu Hustle

Lake Windfall

Land of Silence and Darkness

Language Says It All

Linguini Incident

Looking for Mr. Goodbar

Love Is Never Silent

Man of a Thousand Faces

Man Who Played God

Mandy af girl Mandy

Marianna Ucrìa

Marie’s Story

Medeas

Miracle on 34th Street

Miracle Worker

Misjudged People

Mom and Dad Can’t Hear Me

Mr. Holland’s Opus

Murder by Death

Music Within

My Father Die

Nashville

No Road Back

No Way Out

Orphan

Perfect Circle

Pocketful of Miracles

Psych-Out

Quiet

Quiet Place

Read My Lips

Requiem for a Dream

Ridicule

River Wild

See No Evil, Hear No Evil

See What I Say

Shop on Main Street

Sign Gene

Silent Child

Silent Voice

Sincerely Yours

Sound and Fury

Speakeasy

Stille Liebe

Story of Esther Costello

Suspect

Sweet Nothing in My Ear

Sympathy for Mr Vengeance

Tin Man

To Live

Tribe

Universal Signs

Voices

Wedding of Silence

What the Bleep Do We Know?

Where the Truth Lies

Wonderstruck

You’d Be Surprised

 

 

notes:

  1. in many of the films, the actors & actresses are hearing but play fake-deaf roles
  2. in many of the films, the deaf feature themselves in cameo roles and are not considered as actors
  3. many of films are foreign
  4. there is no way to list every single film with deaf actors and/or deaf themes
  5. Marlee Matlin has over 60 acting credits; the list above does not include all of her acting credits