Do Diagnoses Really Matter in Films?
In his review of Lars and the Real Girl, Larry Leitner notes, “Lars, a tender and decent man [would] probably earn a DSM diagnosis of schizoid, avoidant, or perhaps even schizotypal personality disorder.”
What diagnosis would you give Lars?
By L. M. Leitner
PsycCRITIQUES, 2008 Vol 53(35)