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A Beautiful Mind

Oscar-winning drama based on the true story of prominent mathematician John Forbes Nash Jr, who seemed to be guaranteed a promising future when he won international acclaim as a result of his pioneering work in the field. However, when he is recruited to provide assistance to the military with top-secret code-breaking duties, the high-pressure job takes its toll on him and he begins to develop a mental illness.

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Sun 5 Apr 2015 00:45
BBC Two Scotland


Role Contributor
John NashRussell Crowe
ParcherEd Harris
Alicia NashJennifer Connelly
Dr RosenChristopher Plummer
CharlesPaul Bettany
SolAdam Goldberg
HansenJosh Lucas
BenderAnthony Rapp
HelingerJudd Hirsch
DirectorRon Howard
AinsleyJason Gray-Stanford
Thomas KingAustin Pendleton
MarceeVivien Cardone
WriterAkiva Goldsman
AuthorSylvia Nasar
Executive ProducerTodd Hallowell
Executive ProducerKaren Kehela
ProducerBrian Grazer
ProducerRon Howard
ComposerJames Horner
Director of photographyRoger Deakins

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