Bollywood Movies on Rare Diseases & having Strong Message for Society

WRITTEN BY Saumya Jaiswar entertainment

Anand

Rajesh Khanna’s one of the most philosophical movie which revolves around the disease lymphosarcoma, a rare intestinal cancer.

The Siasat Daily

Guzaarish

In this Sanjay Leela Bhansali movie, Hrithik Roshan plays a quadriplegic patient. In this disease, the patient is paralyzed from the shoulders down.

Sakagaze

My Name is Khan

Shah Rukh Khan is a patient with Asperger’s Syndrome in this movie which affects a perosn's speech and communication.

Movies Anywhere

U, Me Aur Hum

U, Me, Aur Hum film that deals with the topic of Alzheimer ’s disease.

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Ghajini

The film shed light on anterograde amnesia that causes short-term memory loss.

Times of India

Black

In this Sanjay Leela Bhansali creation, a deaf-mute-blind girl played by Rani Mukherji is taught how to communicate by her teacher.

Times of India

Paa

R.Balki directorial portrays an extremely rare disease that causes children to age rapidly.

The New York Times

Margarita with a Straw

In this Shonali Bose movie, Kalki Koechlin plays the protagonistwho suffers from cerebral palsy.

IMDb

Taare Zameen Par

In this Aamir Khan movie, the numerous difficulties that dyslexic children experience were addressed.

Free Press Journal

Barfi

In this movie, Priyanka Chopra played an autistic girl. Directed by Anurag Basu, the film showed Barfi, a deaf and mute man, played by Ranbir Kapoor.

MyGoodTimes

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