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Old 14-01-2013, 14:37
NXV839
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Originally Posted by Moe's tavern;62640151
It will be interesting to see how mental health charities react to it though, as it is used somewhat as a way of making the characters behave a little wackily, so not quite the most sensitive of portrayals.

[URL="http://www.boomuk.net/silverlinings.html"
Review here.[/url]
From what I've read, it seems to have positive reviews about its portrayal of mental health.

However, since he has bi-polar, I was surprised that there weren't any depressive phases in the film - the focus was on the manic. I think maybe Homeland shows the two spectrums of the illness better...
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