Movies about geniuses

List of the best movies about geniuses selected by visitors to our site: Artemis Fowl, Kalashnikov AK-47, The Professor and the Madman, The Prodigy, Kim Possible, The Current War, The Beach Bum, Colette, Time Freak, UFO
In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Artemis Fowl (2020)
Markimdb: 4.2
Genrefantastic, fantasy, adventure, family
CountryUSA
CharactersFairies, Special agents, Geniuses, Childrens, Gnomes
PlotAbduction

Artemis Fowl is a 12-year-old genius and descendant of a long line of criminal masterminds. He soon finds himself in an epic battle against a race of powerful underground fairies who may be behind his father's disappearance.

Kalashnikov AK-47 (2020)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrebiography, history
CountryRussia
CharactersSoldier, Inventors, Geniuses
PlotWeapon, On real events
TimeWorld War II
StyleHeavy, Disturbing, Fascinating, For men

Tank commander Kalashnikov is severely injured in battle in 1941. The accident leaves him incapacitated and unable to return to the front line. While recovering in the hospital he begins creating the initial sketches of what will become one of the world’s most legendary weapons. A self-taught inventor, Mikhail Kalashnikov, is only 29 when he develops the now iconic assault riffle — the AK-47.

The Professor and the Madman (2019)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrethriller, drama, detective, biography
CountryRepublic of Ireland
Duration02:04
CharactersGeniuses, Criminals, Scientists
PlaceEngland
StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, Makes me think, For men

Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century, and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at Broadmoor Criminal Lunatic Asylum, Dr. William Minor.

The Prodigy (2019)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 5.9)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA, Hong Kong
Duration01:28
CharactersDemons, Childrens, Serial killers, Geniuses
PlotSupernatural, Death, On real events
TimeHalloween
StyleAction, Tense

A mother concerned about her young son's disturbing behavior thinks something supernatural may be affecting him.

Kim Possible (2019)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 3.6)
Genreaction, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:10
CharactersTeens, Strong women, Special agents, Geniuses, Spy
PlotRevenge, Rivalry, Supernatural
PlaceSchool
StyleExciting, Light, Fascinating

Everyday teen hero Kim Possible and her best friend Ron Stoppable embark on their freshman year of high school, all while saving the world from evil villains. While Kim and Ron have always been one step ahead of their opponents, navigating the social hierarchy of high school is more challenging than the action-hero ever imagined. With Drakken and Shego lurking in the wings, Kim must rely on her family and Team Possible—Ron, tech-genius Wade, new friend Athena, and Rufus, a Naked mole-rat.

The Current War (2019)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 6.5)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersInventors, Geniuses
PlotRivalry, Fate, Technology
PlaceUSA
TimeFuture
StyleTense, Disturbing, Inspirational, Smart

Electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse compete to create a sustainable system and market it to the American people.

The Beach Bum (2019)
Mark6.4 (imdb: 5.5)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration01:35
CharactersWriters, Cats, Poets, Musicians, Sharks, Geniuses, Snake, Pilots
PlotDancing, Money, Basketball
PlaceParty, Aircraft
StyleLight, For men

An irreverent comedy about the misadventures of Moondog, a rebellious stoner and lovable rogue who lives large.

Colette (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, France, Hungary, Netherlands
Duration02:37
CharactersGeniuses, Writers, Strong women, Photographers, Insects
PlotMoney, Divorce, Dancing, On real events
PlaceTrains, Party, France
StyleFor girls, Womens in main roles, Inspirational, Fascinating

After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as Willy, Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon after, Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. After its success, Colette and Willy become the talk of Paris and their adventures inspire additional Claudine novels.

Time Freak (2018)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrefantastic, comedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:40
CharactersGeniuses, Teens
PlotLove, Time machine, Relationship, Time travel, Fate, Cars
StyleLight, Cute

Stillman, a heartbroken physics student, builds a time machine when his girlfriend breaks up with him. Going back in time, he attempts to save their relationship by fixing every mistake he made—while dragging his best friend along in the process.

UFO (2018)
Mark4 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:09
CharactersGeniuses, Mathematicians, Students, Friends, FBI
PlotUFO, Investigation
StyleExciting, Makes me think

A college student, who sees a UFO, uses his exceptional math skills to investigate the sighting with his friends while the FBI follows closely behind.

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Animal World (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrethriller, drama, adventure
CountryChina
Duration01:26
CharactersMathematicians, Geniuses, Friends, Superhero, Girlfriends
PlotSurvival, Cheating, Money, Betrayal, Supernatural, Abduction
PlaceShips
StyleFancy, Makes me think, Disturbing, Heavy, Depressive

Drifting aimlessly through life, Kaisi (Li Yi Feng) has racked up debts of several million having borrowed money from his friends. Lured with the promise of writing it all off, Kaisi leaves his ailing mother and childhood sweetheart Qing (Zhou Dongyu) to board the ship Destiny and attend a gambling party controlled by the mysterious Anderson (Michael Douglas). All players join the game with stars. For each game they lose, their opponent captures a star. Everyone is holding daggers behind their backs plotting dirty means by which to overcome their opponents. The game quickly deteriorates into a slaughter and Kaisi must battle save his own skin…

At Eternity's Gate (2018)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama, biography
CountryRepublic of Ireland, Luxembourg, United Kingdom, France, USA
Duration01:46
CharactersArtists, Geniuses
PlotArt, Obsession, Religious, Mental disorders, Loneliness
PlaceFrance, Nature
StyleTouching, Heavy, Disturbing

Famed but tormented artist Vincent van Gogh spends his final years in Arles, France, painting masterworks of the natural world that surrounds him.

Michelangelo Endless (2018)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama, biography
CountryItaly
Duration01:36
CharactersCelebrities, Artists, Geniuses, Architects
PlotOn real events
PlaceItaly
StyleInspirational

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The Wife (2018)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Sweden, USA
Duration01:40
CharactersPhotographers, Jews, Kings, Geniuses, Writers
PlotSuccess, Dancing, Snow, Money, Mystery, Seduction, Loneliness
PlaceHotels, Aircraft
StyleSoulful, Makes me think

A wife questions her life choices as she travels to Stockholm with her husband, where he is slated to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature.

Gifted (2017)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.6)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
CharactersGeniuses, Childrens, Parents, Family, Cats, Lawyers, Teachers
PlotFate, Obsession, Fear
PlaceSchool, Court
StyleDeep Meaning, Light, Cute, Inspirational, Touching

Frank, a single man raising his child prodigy niece Mary, is drawn into a custody battle with his mother.

Rebel in the Rye (2017)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 6.7)
Genremelodrama, drama, military, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:16
CharactersWriters, Geniuses, Hermits, Jews
PlotOn real events, Obsession, Death, Survival, Depression, Dancing, Religious, Success, Loneliness
PlaceHotels
StyleTouching, Exciting, Soulful, Fascinating, Makes me think

The life of celebrated but reclusive author, J.D. Salinger, who gained worldwide fame with the publication of his novel, The Catcher in the Rye.

Final Portrait (2017)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, drama, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:20
CharactersArtists, Lovers, Geniuses, Photographers, Writers
PlotLove, Jealousy, Art, Creation, Obsession, Death, Money, Diving
PlaceFrance, Paris
StylePhilosophical, Makes me think

The story of Swiss painter and sculptor Alberto Giacometti.

Carrie Pilby (2017)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersGeniuses, Strong women, Musicians
PlaceNew York

Awkward, isolated and disapproving of most of the people around her, a precocious 19-year-old genius is challenged to put her convictions to the test by venturing out on to the NYC dating scene, in this adaptation of Caren Lissner’s best-selling 2003 novel.

Baby Driver (2017)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.6)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime, music
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:36
CharactersGangsters, Nephews, Waiters, Drivers, Teens, Scammers, Thieves, Musicians, Geniuses
PlotRobbery, Bank robbery, Dancing, Motorcycles, Love, Money, Skirmishes, Chase, Music, Cars
PlacePrison
StyleGood music, Tense, Action, Unexpected ending

After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail.

Loving Vincent (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.8)
Genredrama, cartoon, crime, biography
CountryPoland, United Kingdom, USA
Duration02:17
CharactersArtists, Friends, Fathers, Cats, Geniuses, Snake
PlotLove, Art, Investigation, Death, Money, Mystery, Obsession, On real events
PlaceParis, London, Village, Trains
TimeSummer

The film brings the paintings of Vincent van Gogh to life to tell his remarkable story. Every one of the 65,000 frames of the film is an oil-painting hand-painted by 125 professional oil-painters who travelled from all across the world to the Loving Vincent studios in Poland and Greece to be a part of the production. As remarkable as Vincent’s brilliant paintings are his passionate and ill-fated life and mysterious death.

The Book of Henry (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:35
CharactersFamily, Single mothers, Scientists, Geniuses, Surgeons
PlotInvestigation, Death, Dancing, Fear
PlaceSchool, Small cities
StyleTouching, Fascinating

Naomi Watts stars as Susan, a single mother of two, working as a waitress in a small town. Her son, Henry, is an 11-year-old genius who not only manages the family finances but acts as emotional support for his mother and younger brother. When Henry discovers that the girl next door has a terrible secret, he implores Susan to take matters into her own hands in this imaginative and emotional drama.

Second Chance (2016)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrefantastic, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:45
CharactersSheriffs, Geniuses, Scientists, FBI
PlotLost memory, Investigation, Revenge, Mystery, Skirmishes, Justice
TimeFuture
StyleAction, Exciting, Fascinating

A disgraced, 75-year-old ex-sheriff, whose life ends at the hands of corrupt cops, is brought back to life and given a second chance by a pair of young tech scientists, as a 35-year-old with unpredictable near-superhuman abilities.

Pure Genius (2016)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration05:17
CharactersBusinessmen, Doctors, Scientists, Billionaires, Geniuses
PlotTechnology

A young Silicon Valley tech-titan enlists a veteran surgeon with a controversial past in starting a hospital with a cutting-edge, new school approach to medicine.

Genius (2016)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.6)
Genredrama, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:30
CharactersWriters, Friends, Geniuses
PlotFate, Obsession, Weapon, Art, On real events
PlaceUSA, Trains
StyleInspirational, Touching, For men

New York in the 1920s. Max Perkins, literary editor at Scribner’s Sons is the first to sign such subsequent literary greats as Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald. When a sprawling, chaotic 1,000-page manuscript by an unknown writer named Thomas Wolfe falls into his hands, Perkins is convinced he has discovered a literary genius. Together the two men set out to work on a version for publication and a seemingly endless struggle over every single phrase ensues. During this process, Perkins the gentle family man and Wolfe the eccentric author become close – a relationship eyed with suspicion by their wives. When ‘Look Homeward, Angel’ becomes a resounding success, the writer grows increasingly paranoid.

The Man Who Knew Infinity (2016)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, Singapore, Hong Kong, United Arab Emirates
CharactersMathematicians, Geniuses, Scientists
PlotOn real events
PlaceIndia, England
StylePhilosophical, Smart

Growing up poor in Madras, India, Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar earns admittance to Cambridge University during WWI, where he becomes a pioneer in mathematical theories with the guidance of his professor, G.H. Hardy.

Hidden Figures (2016)
Mark9.8 (imdb: 7.8)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:32
CharactersScientists, Astronauts, Single mothers, Strong women, Geniuses, Mathematicians, Judge
PlotOn real events
PlaceSpace
StyleTouching, Exciting, Soulful, Light, Inspirational

The untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson – brilliant African-American women working at NASA and serving as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history – the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit. The visionary trio crossed all gender and race lines to inspire generations to dream big.

Batman Unlimited: Mechs vs. Mutants (2016)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrefantastic, action, cartoon
CountryUSA
CharactersRobots, Mutant, Scientists, Superhero, Superhero, Monsters, Criminals, Birds, Geniuses, Billionaires
PlotPower, Rivalry, Motorcycles, Computers
PlaceUSA, Mansions, Submarines
TimeFuture

Mr. Freeze turns Killer Croc and Bane into super-sized monsters, and they bash their way through downtown Gotham until the Caped Crusader and his team of heroes join the fight in their giant robot mechs.

Steve Jobs (2015)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:31
CharactersGeniuses, Inventors, Family
PlotSuccess, Computers, Technology, Depression, Obsession, Loneliness, On real events
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Smart

Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint an intimate portrait of the brilliant man at its epicenter.

Uncanny (2015)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:06
CharactersScientists, Geniuses, Reporters
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Love triangle, Chess, Jealousy, Seduction, Cheating
PlaceLaboratory

For ten years, inventor David Kressen has lived in seclusion with his inventions, including Adam, a robot with incredible lifelike human qualities. When reporter Joy Andrews is given access to their unconventional facility, she is alternately repelled and attracted to the scientist and his creation. But as Adam exhibits emergent behavior of anger and jealousy towards her, she finds herself increasingly entangled in a web of deception where no one’s motives are easily decipherable.

Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! (2015)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genreaction, thriller, drama, detective
CountryIndia
Duration01:03
CharactersDogs, Geniuses, Lovers
PlotInvestigation, Drug addict, Missing people, Mystery, Seduction
PlaceIndia, Asia
TimeWorld War II
StyleExciting, Disturbing

In war torn Calcutta during the 1940's, Byomkesh Bakshy, fresh out of college, pits himself against an evil genius who is out to destroy the world.

Pawn Sacrifice (2015)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7)
Genredrama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:55
CharactersGeniuses
PlotChess, Rivalry, Political, Obsession, Mental disorders, On real events
PlaceIslands, Russia
TimeCold War
StyleFascinating, Inspirational

American chess champion Bobby Fischer prepares for a legendary match-up against Russian Boris Spassky.

The Theory of Everything (2014)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.7)
Genremelodrama, drama, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration02:03
CharactersScientists, Geniuses, Disabled people
PlotLove, On real events
PlaceEngland
StyleTouching, Soulful

The Theory of Everything is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde.

The Imitation Game (2014)
Mark9 (imdb: 8)
Genrethriller, drama, military, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:54
CharactersMathematicians, Inventors, Geniuses, Spy
PlotWar, On real events
PlaceEngland
TimeWorld War II
StyleTense, Fascinating, Inspirational

Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain's top-secret Government Code and Cypher School at Bletchley Park, during the darkest days of World War II.

Scorpion (2014)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genreaction, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersGeniuses, Heroes, Losers, Autistic
PlotOn real events
StyleLight, Disturbing, Fascinating

Based on a true story, Scorpion is a high-octane drama about eccentric genius Walter O’Brien and his team of brilliant misfits who comprise the last line of defense against complex, high-tech threats of the modern age. As Homeland Security’s new think tank, O’Brien’s “Scorpion” team includes Toby Curtis, an expert behaviorist who can read anyone; Happy Quinn, a mechanical prodigy; and Sylvester Dodd, a statistics guru.

The Humbling (2014)
Mark5 (imdb: 5.6)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:47
CharactersActors, Dogs, Cats, Lesbians, Teachers, Geniuses
PlotMoney
PlacePsychiatric hospitals
StyleSmart

Following a breakdown and suicide attempt, an aging actor becomes involved with a much younger woman but soon finds that it's difficult to keep pace with her.

Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrefantastic, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:30
CharactersFamily, Heroes, Dogs, Geniuses
PlotTime machine, Time travel, Adventure, Adoption
PlaceEgypt

A young boy and his dog, who happens to have a genius-level IQ, spring into action when their time-travel machine is stolen and moments in history begin to be changed.

The Sniffer (2013)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama, crime, detective
CountryUkraine
CharactersGeniuses, Heroes
PlotSuperpowers
PlaceRussia, Moscow
StyleFascinating, Smart, Action, Exciting, Tense

An extraordinary sense of smell gives a crime investigator unique insight into solving mysteries, but his gift takes a toll on his personal life.

Ender's Game (2013)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrefantastic, action
CountryUSA
Duration01:54
CharactersChildrens, Soldier, Geniuses, Heroes
PlotWar, Adventure, Alien invasion
PlaceSpace
TimeFuture
StyleExciting

Based on the classic novel by Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game is the story of the Earth's most gifted children training to defend their homeplanet in the space wars of the future.

The Devil's Violinist (2013)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.1)
Genremelodrama, drama, music
CountryGermany, Italy
Duration01:57
CharactersMusicians, Geniuses
PlotSuccess, Music
PlaceItaly
StyleFascinating, Atmospheric, Gloomy

The life story of Italian violinist and composer, Niccolò Paganini, who rose to fame as a virtuoso in the early 19th Century.

The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet (2013)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.1)
Genredrama, adventure, family
CountryFrance, Australia, Canada
Duration01:45
CharactersCowboys, Family, Geniuses, Inventors
PlotAdventure, Loneliness
PlaceTrains
StyleTouching, Exciting, To cry

A 12-year-old cartographer secretly leaves his family's ranch in Montana where he lives with his cowboy father and scientist mother and travels across the country on board a freight train to receive an award at the Smithsonian Institute.

Le Week-End (2013)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUnited Kingdom, France
Duration01:33
CharactersGeniuses
PlotRelationship, Dancing
PlaceParis, France
StyleSoulful, Touching, Smart, Gloomy

Nick and Meg Burrows return to Paris, the city where they honeymooned, to celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary and rediscover some romance in their long-lived marriage. The film follows the couple as long-established tensions in their marriage break out in humorous and often painful ways.

No Breathing (2013)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genremelodrama, sport
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:58
CharactersGeniuses
PlaceSchool
StyleTouching, Exciting, Light, Inspirational

Two very different restless youths join a swimming competition for love and friendship which is, in fact, a rite of passage to growing up.

Mars and April (2012)
Markimdb: 6
Genrefantastic, drama
CountryCanada
CharactersFriends, Geniuses, Photographers, Models
PlotLove triangle, Obsession, Death, Art, Virtual Reality, Teleportation
PlaceMars, Space, Moon
TimeFuture
StyleAtmospheric, Fancy, Light

In the near future, as humanity prepares to set foot on Mars, Jacob Obus, an elderly musician, takes pride in slowing down time by playing instruments inspired by women's bodies, designed by his friend Arthur. A love triangle develops when Jacob and Arthur both fall in love with Avril, a young photographer. Enter Eugène Spaak, Arthur's father, an inventor and cosmologist who unveils a new theory about man's desire to reach Mars and helps Jacob find the true meaning of life and love.

The Social Network (2010)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.7)
Genredrama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:56
CharactersHackers, Programmers, Inventors, Geniuses, Scientists, Friends, Businessmen, Students
PlotSuccess, Social Media, Internet, Money, Love, Power, On real events
PlaceCalifornia, New York, USA, Party, College
StyleSmart

On a fall night in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room as a small site among friends soon becomes a global social network and a revolution in communication. A mere six years and 500 million friends later, Mark Zuckerberg is the youngest billionaire in history... but for this entrepreneur, success leads to both personal and legal complications.

Temple Grandin (2010)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 8.3)
Genredrama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:47
CharactersScientists, Autistic, Inventors, Losers, Disabled people, Teachers, Geniuses
PlotOn real events
StyleTouching, Soulful, Fascinating, Inspirational

A biopic of Temple Grandin, an autistic woman who has become one of top scientists in humane livestock handling.

The Soloist (2009)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.7)
Genredrama, music, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, USA
Duration01:57
CharactersFriends, Musicians, Losers, Geniuses, Poor
PlotMental disorders, Music, On real events
PlaceLos Angeles
StyleTouching, Soulful, Inspirational

A Los Angeles journalist befriends a homeless Juilliard-trained musician, while looking for a new article for the paper.

Dark Matter (2008)
Mark6 (imdb: 6)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
CharactersLosers, Inventors, Scientists, Students, Teachers, Geniuses
PlotPolitical, Death, Money, Loneliness, On real events
PlaceChina, College, Space, Party
StyleAction

Liu Xing a brilliant Chinese student, arrives at University and makes the transition into American life with the help of Joanna Silver. Xing joins a cosmology group working to create a model of the origins of the universe. He is obsessed with the study of dark matter and a theory that conflicts with the group's model. When he begins to make breakthroughs of his own, he encounters obstructions.

Fermat's Room (2007)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrethriller, detective
CountrySpain
Duration01:29
CharactersScientists, Geniuses, Mathematicians
PlotRivalry, Mystery, Chess
StyleDisturbing, Action, Tense, Unexpected ending

Four mathematicians who do not know each other are invited by a mysterious host on the pretext of resolving a great enigma. The room in which they find themselves turns out to be a shrinking room that will crush them if they do not discover in time what connects them all and why someone might wish to murder them.

Super 30 (2019)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genredrama, biography
CountryIndia
CharactersHired assassins, Journalists, Students, Teachers, Geniuses, Trainers, Mathematicians, Poor
PlotMotorcycles, Love, Hunger, Money, Happiness, On real events
PlaceIndia, Trains, Party, Prison

Based on life of Patna-based mathematician Anand Kumar who runs the famed Super 30 program for IIT aspirants in Patna.

School's Out (2018)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryFrance
CharactersGay, Students, Teachers, Deer, Geniuses
PlotDancing
PlaceSchool
TimeNight

Pierre Hoffman joins a prestigious school as a substitute teacher and soon notices, among some of his students, an unjustified hostility and a spark of violence in their eyes. Is it because the unspeakable tragedy they have just experienced? Is it because they seem to be extraordinarily gifted children? Is it because they have lost all hope for the future? From curiosity to obsession, Pierre will try to unlock their secret.

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