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Drama Rated: All (G)19701h 23mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: Doctor Science Psychology Country: France

In 1798, a feral boy is discovered outside the town of Aveyron, France. Diagnosed as mentally impaired, he is relegated to an asylum. A young doctor named Jean Itard, who specializes in ear-nose-throat physiology and the education of deaf-mutes, becomes convinced that the boy has normal mental capacity, but that his development was hindered by lack of contact with society. He brings the boy home, names him Victor, and begins an arduous attempt at education over several years.The Wild Child featuring Jean-Pierre Cargol and François Truffaut is available for rent or purchase on Prime Video. It's a drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (7,317 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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#5,173 Ranked Movie

#306 Ranked in Science Movies

#467 Ranked in Psychology Movies

#3515 Ranked in Drama Movies

The Wild Child has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (7,317 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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