Mozart and the Whale
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Mozart And The Whale
The emotional dysfunctions of two people suffering from an autistic disorder known as Asperger's syndrome threaten to derail the pair's emerging romance in director Petter Nęss' affectionate tale of love among the mentally afflicted. For friendly taxi-driver Donald (Josh Hartnett), patterns and routines are of the utmost importance. In addition to his love for birds and his uncanny ability to process numbers, Donald does his best to give back to fellow Asperger's sufferers by leading an autism support group. When the lovely but intensely complicated Isabelle (Radha Mitchell)… More

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Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Strong performances anchor this low-key romantic drama about two people with Asperger syndrome."
‑ Sheri Linden, Hollywood Reporter
"From the first, there is a refreshing absence of special pleading or under-the-microscope examination in Naess' approach."
‑ Todd McCarthy, Variety
"Shapeless and redundant, this flick is exactly the sort of movie you'd envision if I said "mildly retarded yet physically gorgeous young romance.""
‑ Scott Weinberg, DVD Clinic
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