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Is the movie Edward Scissorhands an allegory for having ADD/ADHD?

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Re: Is the movie Edward Scissorhands an allegory for having ADD/ADHD?

I don't think so, but one for the aftereffects of childhood trauma at critical developmental stages, yes.

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Re: Is the movie Edward Scissorhands an allegory for having ADD/ADHD?

Personally I see it more of a general theme for people that are ostracized or awkward and shunned.
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