ITRL Episode 8 - Mental Health Days - The Aviator

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You can't really talk about mental health without discussing one of the most ubiquitous portrayals of mental illness in film: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. For this episode, we watched The Aviator (2004), a movie about the life and madness of Howard Hughes.

He was a wealthy filmmaker, aviation innovator, and avid womanizer, and we had plenty to discuss... as this is a nearly three hour movie.

OCD History: http://ocd.stanford.edu/treatment/history.html

Howard Hughes Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Howard_Hughes

The Spruce Goose: http://www.evergreenmuseum.org/the-spruce-goose

The Aviator IMDb: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0338751/

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