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In The Father, Anthony Hopkins plays a man with dementia, and Olivia Coleman is the daughter whose name he occasionally forgets. Sean Gleason/Sony Pictures Classics hide caption

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In 'The Father,' Anthony Hopkins' Mind Is Playing Tricks On Him — And On You

Few films have gone as deeply into the recesses of dementia as The Father. Hopkins plays a man whose mind has become a prison — and we're trapped right alongside him.

In The Father, Anthony Hopkins plays a man with dementia, and Olivia Coleman is the daughter whose name he occasionally forgets. Sean Gleason/Sony Pictures Classics hide caption

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In 'The Father,' Anthony Hopkins' Mind Is Playing Tricks On Him — And On You

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From WHYY in Philadelphia