Story Line:A successful Manhattan lawyer is shot during a robbery and suffers short-term memory loss. During his recovery, he discovers that he does not like the person he had been and makes choices to live a different life.
Teaching With This Movie:Brain Mapping Memories
Create a brain map that identifies different types of memories that may be lost, when an injury has happened to that specific location of the brain.
Idea #2:Personality Changes After a Brain Injury
Continuing research on concussions reveals the many different effects brain injury can have on a person. For many people suffering from a traumatic brain injury, anger and aggression can become a part of their formerly calm personality. Research what psychologists and medical doctors now know about post-concussive personality changes and write a short summary.