The Beaver (2011)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Psychological Drama  |   Release Date - May 6, 2011 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 91 min.  |   Countries - USA, United Arab Emirates  |   MPAA Rating - PG13
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A successful businessman and loving father finds a unique means of coping with his debilitating mental illness in this drama from director Jodie Foster. When Walter Black (Mel Gibson) finds himself stuck in a downward spiral, the chance discovery of a beat-up beaver hand puppet offers him a unique opportunity to pull himself back from the brink. By using The Beaver to speak with others, Walter develops the abilities to express the suppressed feelings that were slowly eating him away from the inside.

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crisis, solace, wife