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Away From Her
is the lyrical screenplay adaptation of Alice Munro's short story "The Bear Came over the Mountain". The film stars Gordon Pinsent and Julie Christie as a couple whose marriage is tested when Christie's character begins to suffer from Alzheimer's Disease.

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List of films with characters suffering from dementia:

2004 The Notebook
2004

Noel

2004 Diagnosis (short film)
2004 Ariana (short film)
2003 A Time to Remember (TV movie)
2003 My Mother's Keeper (short film)
2003 The Alzheimer Affair (Belgium/Netherlands)
2002 The Remembering Movies (short film)
2001 Son of the Bride (Argentina)
2001 A Song for Martin (Sweden)
2001 Iris
2001 Firefly Dreams
1999

Speed of Life

1999 Kaas (Belgium)
1998 Safe House (TV movie)
1998 Down in the Delta
1997 Time to Say Goodbye?
1996 Travelling Companion (Italy)
1992 Folks!
1991 My Girl
1985 Do Your Remember Love (TV movie)
1981 On Golden Pond
1970 Where's Poppa?

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