Each of the movies listed here have some elements to tickle your life-sized funny bone.
You’ll find themes as large as life here. Click on the title of each movie to get to its IMDb page or follow the link to where you can stream it.
Then kick back, enjoy, and think more about life.
***This collection is more of a catalog than a recommendation, per se. If you want the best of the best, go check out the shortlist of top/favorite movies and series in the top resources:
Shot by more than 40 filmmaking teams around the world, this film immerses the viewer in the daily use of faith and spiritual practice. At a time when religious hatreds dominate the world’s headlines, this film explores faith as primary human experience, and how people turn to ritual and prayer to navigate the milestones and crises of private life. (PBS)(Amazon)
This docu-series follows brave, terminally ill individuals as they live out their final days, supported by family, friends, healthcare teams, and hospice workers, who gently help guide the process.
This clip shows Cheyenne, suffering from ALS, possessing a powerful sense of spirit and optimism. (Amazon)
Insightful and bewildering depictions of the absurdity of existence and the human experience.
A little girl lives in a very grown-up world with her mother, who tries to prepare her for it. Her neighbor, the Aviator, introduces the girl to an extraordinary world where anything is possible, the world of the Little Prince. **Note that this is a completely different story than the original, or the earlier stop-motion film. (2016 version Amazon) (1974 version Amazon)