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The Best Movies About Blindness

Updated February 26, 2021 755 votes 229 voters 24.2k views55 items

List RulesMovies about blindness and people who are blind.

Some of the most inspirational movies out there take a detailed look at the tragic events that happen in a person’s life and the inspirational ways they overcame them. For some people and films, this means the life a of a blind person. What are the best movies about blindness be it a blind guy, woman,  or kid?

The movies featured on this list range from being inspired by true events to following the lives of completely fictional characters. They also span many genres of film, including: comedy, drama, romance, action, and horror. There are also several movies on this list with blind old men and girls.No matter what your interest in watching a movie about blindness is there’s sure to be one you’ll love on this list.

This list has good movies about blindness, including: At First Sight, The Book of Eli, The Color of Paradise, Dancer in the Dark, Going Blind, Hellen Keller In Her Story, and The Light that Failed. Vote up your favorite movie about blindness below and vote down the movies that didn't have you falling in love with the story.

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    Scent of a Woman

    Al Pacino, Philip Seymour Hoffman

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    23 Blast

    Alexa Vega, Fred Thompson
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    At First Sight

    Val Kilmer, Mira Sorvino
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    Daredevil

    Jennifer Garner, Ben Affleck

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    City Lights

    Charlie Chaplin, Jean Harlow

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    Quest for Camelot

    Pierce Brosnan, Celine Dion

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    Wait Until Dark

    Audrey Hepburn, Alan Arkin

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    If You Could See What I Hear

    Shari Belafonte, Marc Singer
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    Proof

    Russell Crowe, Hugo Weaving
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    Blind

    Halina Reijn, Jan Decleir
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    Ice Castles

    Robby Benson, Tom Skerritt

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    The Book of Eli

    Denzel Washington, Mila Kunis

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    Jennifer 8

    Uma Thurman, John Malkovich
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    The Miracle Worker

    David Strathairn, Lucas Black
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    All I See Is You

    Blake Lively, Jason Clarke
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    A Patch of Blue

    Sidney Poitier, Shelley Winters

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    Blindness

    Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo

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    Blind Fury

    Rutger Hauer, Terry O'Quinn

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    The Color of Paradise

    Hossein Mahjoub, Kamal Mirkarimi
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    Helen Keller in Her Story

    Helen Keller, Katharine Cornell
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    Going Blind

    Steve Baskis
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    Ray

    Kerry Washington, Jamie Foxx

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    Black Sun

    Lindsey Pehrson, Hugues de Montalembert
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    Happy Times

    Zhao Benshan, Sun Honglei
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    Antoine

    Antoine Houang, Maelle Thomas-Traoré