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Beautiful Mind, A (2001)

Directed by
Ron Howard

Writing credits (WGA)
Sylvia Nasar (book)
Akiva Goldsman (written by)

Genre: Drama

Tagline: He Saw The World In A Way No One Could Have Imagined.

Concept:  From the heights of notoriety to the depths of depravity, John Forbes Nash, Jr. experienced it all. A mathematical genius, he made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery. After many years of struggle, he eventually triumphed over his tragedy, and finally - late in life - received the Nobel Prize.

Summary written by Universal Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures

Cast overview, first billed only:
Russell Crowe .... John Nash
Ed Harris .... William Parcher
Jennifer Connelly .... Alicia Larde Nash
Christopher Plummer .... Dr. Rosen
Paul Bettany .... Charles Herman
Adam Goldberg .... Sol
Josh Lucas .... Martin Hansen
Anthony Rapp .... Bender
Jason Gray-Stanford .... Ainsley
Judd Hirsch .... Prof. Helinger
Austin Pendleton .... Thomas King
Vivien Cardone .... Marcee Herman
Jill M. Simon .... Bar Co-Ed
Victor Steinbach .... Prof. Horner
Tanya Clarke .... Becky

MPAA: Rated PG-13 for intense thematic material, sexual content and a scene of violence.
Runtime: 135 min
Country: USA
Language: English
Color: Color (DeLuxe)
Sound Mix: DTS / Dolby Digital / SDDS