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As a result, Becky sticks around to give Gilbert a new, uplifting perspective on life, to develop a patient, endearing bond with Arnie and to eventually accept Gilbert's morbidly-obese and bedridden mother. The central focuses of the story are Gilbert's relationships with Arnie, Becky, his mother, and his father, who took a different approach to the life Gilbert is currently living, by killing himself in the basement...
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Throughout the movie hangs the memory of him; Gilbert refers to him as the member of their family that "got away." Arnie seems to personify the concept of a dysfunctional family and Gilbert speaks for all of us when one day he's just too tired and distracted to stay and give him a bath. Instead, he tells Arnie that he's a big boy and that he can give himself a bath...
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