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