Over the course of many years, I've read some stuff about autism and seen some movies. Here's a list.
Magazine articles about autistic boys and girls
Temple Grandin books. She came to a town near me to give a talk about cattle and another about autism. I went to the latter with my mom and we met her. I was in high school then
George and Sam
Louder Than Words
The Small Outsider ( autistic boy story. read an abridged version in a Reader's Digest Condensed Books from an apartment complex my mom took care of some people at. It has a little library.)
Healing and Preventing Autism
Let Me Hear Your Voice
The Autism Revolution
The Golden Hat
Eating an Artichoke. This one's about a boy with Asperger's
The Sensory Child Gets Organized (mention autism and other issues)
A Child's Journey Out of Autism
Healing the New Childhood Epidemics Written by a doctor. autism and a few other issues) The 4-A he calls them
The Spark The boy's autistic with a high IQ and he's a math and science prodigy.
My parents watched Mercury Rising and Rain Man when I was young for grown-up movies like these, but I watched some others with them
Fielder's Choice (it was one I didn't think of until the last day of April)
Temple Grandin movie
A Mile in His Shoes
A Christmas Miracle (I think that's what it's called. There's an autistic boy in it)
Season of Miracles
End Note: I know what happened yesterday, but not a football fan. My dad is, though and his team for the night lost. He has no strong favorites in the NFL, but said he liked the Broncos for the game.