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Rain Man Buick - Wayne Carini


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Rain Man ’49 Buick Helps Raise Awareness For Autism

The movie Rain Man came out several years after our daughter Kimberly was diagnosed with autism. Back then, autism wasn’t a topic commonly discussed, so Dustin Hoffman's portrayal of an autistic man with savant syndrome got people talking. Kimberly isn’t a savant, although she shares many mannerisms and habits with Hoffman’s character, Raymond Babbitt.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2017/02/24/best-supporting-car

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I fell in love with the car while watching the movie. Now you’ve made it even more beautiful. An absolutely gorgeous car.