Putlocker has made a list of some brilliant minds movies that you need to watch right now.
Movies About Brilliant Minds
- The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)
The Man Who Knew Infinity is the biopic of the Indian Mathematician Srinivas Ramanujan. This movie shows his academic career, struggles, and his relationship with his friend and his mentor, Professor G.H. Hardy.
This movie is excellent for both Cinema Lovers and Mathematicians.
Matt Brown is the director and writer of The Man Who Knew Infinity. Dev Patel portrays the role of S. Ramanujan, Jeremy Irons plays G.H. Hardy, Malcolm Sinclair plays the character of Professor Cartwright, and Raghuvir Joghi plays the role of Narasimha. The Man Who Knew Infinity has a rating of 7.2 on IMDb.
- Good Will Hunting (1997)
Another great movie about Mathematics.
Good Will Hunting is the story of Will Hunting. Will has a gift for mathematics. He is brilliant in solving the equations and understanding the complexity of Maths.
He works as a janitor in the M.I.T and is confused about the path of life that he is following until he meets a psychologist.
The Director of Good Will Hunting is Gus Van Sant. This movie is penned by Matt Damon and Ben Affleck. It stars Matt Damon as Will, Ben Affleck as Chuckie, Robin Williams as Dr. Sean Maguire, and John Mighton as Tom. It has a rating of o0f 8.3 on IMDb.
- 3 Idiots (2009)
3 Idiots is a gem from Bollywood. Even if you are not a fan of Bollywood, you need to watch this movie with English Subtitles.
This movie starts with two idiots searching for their other Idiot friend who has taught them and inspired them to think differently and change their perspective towards education and the way of life. 3 Idiots has all the elements that you would want from a movie. It is a complete package of comedy, emotion, and Education.
The Director of 3 Idiots is Rajkumar Hirani. It stars Aamir Khan as Ranchoddas Shyamaldas Chanchad, Madhavan as Farhan Qureshi, Sharman Joshi as Raju Rastogi, Kareena Kapoor as Pia, and Boman Irani as Viru Sahastrabudhhe. It is a must-watch movie and has a score of 8.4 on IMDb.
- The Theory of Everything (2014)
This movie is for all Science Fans. The Theory of Everything is based on the life of Stephen Hawking. This movie sheds light on the relationship of Stephen Hawking with his wife. It is a heartwarming movie. The Director of The Theory of Everything is James Marsh and written by Anthony McCarten and Jane Hawking. It stars Eddie Redmayne as Stephen Hawking, Felicity Jones as Jane Hawking, Harry Lloyd as Brian, Tom Prior as Robert Hawking, ad Alice Orr-Ewing as Diana King. The Theory of Everything has a rating of 7.7 on IMDb.
If you also want to know the research and theses that he has been doing, you can read A Brief History of Time written by Stephen Hawking himself.
- A Beautiful Mind (2001)
A Beautiful Mind is another great mathematics movie.
It is based on the life of John Nash. John Nash is a brilliant mathematician who is sometimes a little antisocial.
His life turns into a nightmare when he secretly joins an agency that deals with cracking codes and cryptography.
It is a mind-blowing movie with some great acting and major twists that will keep you invested in this movie.
The Director of this movie is Ron Howard. It stars Russel Crowe as John Nash, Ed Harris as Parcher, Jennifer Connelly as Alicia Nash, Christopher Plummer as Dr. Rosen, and Paul Bettany as Charles. It has a rating of 8.2 on IMDb.
- The Social Network (2010)
Facebook is the most revolutionary and useful social media app of our era. Know the story behind the Development of Facebook in this movie.
The Social Network tells the story of Mark Zuckerberg and how he manages to build such a big social media network. I am not going to tell you more about the plot as it can spoil you.
The director of this movie is David Fincher. The writers of this movie are Aaron Sorkin and Ben Mezrich. It has a stellar cast. Jesse Eisenberg plays Mark Zuckerberg, Rooney Mara in and as Erica Albright, Bryan Barter as Billy Olsen, Andrew Garfield as Eduardo Saverin, and Joseph Mazzello as Dustin Moskovitz.
The Social Network has a rating of 7.7 on IMDb
- The Imitation Game (2014)
I am a big fan of Benedict Cumberbatch and for me, this is the most entertaining mathematician biopic.
This movie is about World War II and how a genius Mathematician Alan Turing cracks the German Enigma Code with the help of his fellow genius mathematicians.
The Director of this movie is Morten Tyldum. It stars Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing, Keira Knightley as Joan Clarke, Mathew Goode as Hugh Alexander, Rory Kinnear as Detective Robert Nock, and Allen Leech as John Cairncross. This is a brilliant movie. It has a rating of 8 on IMDb.
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