Rain Man

Rain Man

Blu-ray Disc - 2014
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When Charlie Babbit's father dies, he learns that he has an autistic older brother who has been institutionalized for years. Charlie and his brother go on a journey, literally and emotionally.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2014]
Edition: 25th anniversary edition
Copyright Date: ©2014
Characteristics: video file,Blu-Ray,region A
digital,optical,dolby digital
digital,optical,5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio
1 videodisc (133 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Call Number: BLU RAI


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Jan 25, 2018

Classic movie!

Oct 26, 2017

VERY GOOD 1998 film with fine acting by both Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise in intriguing storyline.

Mar 03, 2016

Possibly the only decent movie Tom Cruise ever made, but, of course, Dustin Hoffman is the standout.

d2013 Aug 07, 2015

Great classic. Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise are excellent as usual!

May 05, 2015

classic road trip movie... 97x the future of rock and roll! Also interesting to see how autism spectrum was portrayed 30 years ago

May 28, 2014

Dustin Hoffman did an excellent job in his realization of a severely autistic individual, though not being intimately familiar with such cases, I couldn’t attest to the accuracy of the screenplay’s characterization which at times impressed me as overly exaggerated especially during the first half of the film. Cruise seemed a natural for the role of Charlie Babbitt and it was interesting to see how both brothers evidenced personality dysfunction but in quite differing dimensions. I was pleased to see that as the film progressed a deeper sense of self-realization and mutual understanding on behalf of both Charlie and Raymond was developed which gave greater overall substance to the story.

May 18, 2014

It has been many years since I last saw " Rain Man", but it still holds up as one of the best films I have ever seen. That is one of the beauties of a classic movie. You can watch it again and love it just as much the second time around. Dustin Hoffman deserves all the praise he has received for his performance as an autistic savant. That is not an easy role to play. In the hands of Dustin Hoffman, he consistently gives the character warmth and personality. Tom Cruise should not be overlooked as his dishonest brother that will learn about life from his savant brother. Few of us will ever meet an autistic savant but through " Rain Man" we gain a personal insight into these remarkable individuals lives. A great family movie. We are not all the same. Some are just more special than others. That is why we have such things as the "Special Olympics". Rain Man will remain on the top shelf of Classic American Films with me.

inasalsaberi May 16, 2014

If you like this movie then I suggest you search for the great Indian movie (Tarre Zameen Par) means every child is special.

btmslt May 23, 2012

A somewhat entertaining movie about the relationship between two brothers.

wayne19711012 Apr 27, 2012


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Jan 25, 2018

Dr. Bruner: Well, Raymond? Aren't you more comfortable in your favorite K-Mart clothes?

Charlie: Tell him, Ray.

Raymond: K-Mart sucks.

Dr. Bruner: Oh, I see.

Charlie: Hey, Ray: you just made a joke.

Raymond: Yeah, a joke. Ha ha ha... ha.


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