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Harvey is a 1950 film based on Mary Chase's play of the same name, about a man whose best friend is a pooka named Harvey—in the form of a six-foot, three-and-one-half-inch tall invisible rabbit.

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Was Jimmy Stewart's character Elwood Dowd insane, or was Harvey an actual being?

For those unfamiliar with the 1950's Jimmy Stewart classic, Harvey is a charming story of a man, Elwood Dowd (played by Jimmy Stewart), who had an invisible friend that's a pooka - a six-foot tall ...
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Is there a version of Harvey in which Harvey becomes visible in the final scene?

I recall seeing a version of Harvey on TV in the late 1970s or early 1980s with James Stewart walking up the hill in the final scene and Harvey appears walking beside him. I'm fairly certain it was in ...
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What is Harvey's purpose?

In the movie Harvey from 1950 in the ending it is made clear that Harvey actually exists and is a Pooka, some sort of fairy from the celtic mythology. Apparently he has chosen Elwood P. Dowd as some ...