A true story about a couple's struggles to meet the challenges of their son's autism.

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Nicola Graham
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Rob Graham
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Granny Pat
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Lorraine Pilkington ...
Rachel
Duncan Preston ...
Grandpa Jim
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John Havers
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Paula Murray
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Kate
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Phil
Harry Gostelow ...
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Gill Hutley ...
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Susan Porrett ...
Chris
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Katy Maw ...
Snooty Woman (as Kathryn Tennant Maw)
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A true story about a couple's struggles to meet the challenges of their son's autism.

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The cast visited a school for autistic kids before they made this film. See more »

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Kyle Graham: Rain off. Rain off.
Nicola Graham: Kyle, You can't turn the rain off.
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References Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends (1984) See more »

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Close to my heart
3 February 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I saw this on TV over the Christmas period.And i've got to say how brilliant this film was.Having an autistic child i was expecting the TV soap opera approach.How wrong was i.

So many things in this hit like a hammer.Situations both myself and my wife have been though.Screaming in the street,People staring in disgust,Trying to buy new shoes.....The list is endless.

Well made and acted.A truly amazing story.This film must be on your 'To watch List'

If only we had a DVD release.

Remember you don't need a wheel chair to be disabled.


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