How dare Strickland make a movie so broadly accessible, the nerve 🍮
My mother was absolutely obsessed with the toothpick thing, and the real guy the film is based on who could do the same trick, or whatever. Pales in comparison to carrying around a Watchman to check out TCM classics while your brother freaks out on the side of the road.
I'll never know if this is an accurate portrayal of anything relating to the autistic spectrum or not because no one on the Internet has made up their damn mind about it in 30 years. Hoffman great, Tom Cruise in shades, Kmart sucks, end of story.