Mozart and the Whale
Mozart and the Whale (2005)

A young couple who have Asperger's syndrome, a kind of autism, fall in love, but their talents are offset by an inability to relate to one another, which threatens to undermine their relationship.

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: October 21, 2005
DVD Release Date: December 12, 2006
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Sheri Linden
Hollywood Reporter

Strong performances anchor this low-key romantic drama about two people with Asperger syndrome.

Todd McCarthy

From the first, there is a refreshing absence of special pleading or under-the-microscope examination in Naess' approach.

Scott Weinberg
DVD Clinic

Shapeless and redundant, this flick is exactly the sort of movie you'd envision if I said "mildly retarded yet physically gorgeous young romance."

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Megan S
Overall pretty good but I dozed off somewhere in the middle.
Emily Armstrong
Initially I only rented this because Josh Hartnett was in it, but it really was all-around very good. I don't know how accurate a portrayal of… More
Leigh Ryan
Crazy and odd, but isn't all love that way. I thought this was beautiful and well done.
Jennifer Xu
This is so atypical of a romantic comedy, yet it isn't. Does that even make sense? Well, Josh Hartnett was quite good in this; Radha Mitchell not so much.… More
Edward Boxler
An uneven, honourably intended romantic comedy.
Dannielle Albert
There were a few parts that could be left out... but for the most part, this was quite a charming and sweet movie about two people with autism who fall in love… More