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Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.
Dustin Hoffman’s character Raymond Babbitt is based on an actual LDS man, but the family’s religion is excised from the film.
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Narrative Film; No Obvious Mormon Elements
Commercial Theaters; Commercial Video (VHS/DVD)