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A Beautiful Mind (2001)  link to A Beautiful Mind on IMDb  

Number: 142

poster A Beautiful Mind

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Country: USA, 135 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Biography

Director(s): Ron Howard

Biopic of the famed mathematician John Nash and his lifelong struggles with his mental health. Nash enrolled as a graduate student at Princeton in 1948 and almost immediately stood out as an odd duck. He devoted himself to finding something unique, a mathematical theorem that would be completely original. He kept to himself for the most part and while he went out for drinks with other students, he spends a lot of time with his roommate, Charles, who eventually becomes his best friend. John is soon a professor at MIT where he meets and eventually married a graduate student, Alicia. Over time however John begins to lose his grip on reality, eventually being institutionalized diagnosed with schizophrenia. As the depths of his imaginary world are revealed, Nash withdraws from society and it's not until the 1970s that he makes his first foray back into the world of academics, gradually returning to research and teaching. In 1994, John Nash was awarded the Nobel prize in Economics.


photo Russell Crowe Russell Crowe
photo Ed Harris Ed Harris
photo Jennifer Connelly Jennifer Connelly
photo Christopher Plummer Christopher Plummer
photo Paul Bettany Paul Bettany
photo Adam Goldberg Adam Goldberg
photo Josh Lucas Josh Lucas
photo Anthony Rapp Anthony Rapp
photo Jason Gray-Stanford Jason Gray-Stanford
photo Judd Hirsch Judd Hirsch

Medium: Original DVD,

Comments: 2 Disc Edition

Location: Library

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1