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Running head: PATCH ADAMS
Patch Adams is a film about Dr. Hunter Adams, who believes that the medical profession
should embrace more humanistic traits like compassion, joy, and hope to treat patients.
Thesis: In this paper, I discuss how the film uses names to achieve its thematic relevance.
The use of names as a thematic tool in Patch Adams
One of the ways the film effectively uses names is when Mendelsohn nicknames Dr.
Hunter "Patch" (YouTube [Video], n.d.).
Secondly, the naming of the Gesundheit Hospital with the help of Mendelson helps to
show the lengths to which Dr. Patch aimed at transforming the world.
Another instance we see the use of names to achieve the theme is the use of the name
There is a lot to learn from this film. Personally, I have had peak experiences in my life,
but I must say I have yet to seek self-actuali...
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