Rain Man Buick - Wayne Carini


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


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