middle-Eastern terrorism

political oppression

One of the worst things than can happen to anyone is being politically oppressed. Here's a list of movies that covers that topic very well:

food

You would love to have some:

  1. Ratatouille
  2. Julie & Julia

domestic abuse

  1. Precious
  2. Festen

existential threats

  1. Contagion
  2. The Thaw

alternate reality concepts