Movies About Geniuses

These are some of the best and most inspiring movies about geniuses and gifted and creative people. We have listed both and fiction and non-fiction and created an Amazon store for your shopping ease.

Little Man Tate :  Child Genius 




Gifted Hands:  Brian Surgeon: Ben Carson




Pollock (Special Edition): Artist: Jackson Pollock






My Left Foot (Special Edition): Artist with cerebral palsy: Irishman Christy Brown







Tim’s Vermeer: Painter





The Fountainhead: Architect





A Beautiful Mind: Mathematician: John Nash






Finding Neverland (Widescreen Edition): Writer: playwright J. M. Barrie




The Soloist: Homeless musician 




October Sky (Special Edition): Teen gifted in science: Homer H. Hickam Jr.






Finding Forrester : Widescreen Edition: Child writer




Dead Poets Society (Special Edition): Teacher




Searching for Bobby Fischer: Chess prodigy and genius 





Crumb (Special Edition): Cartoonist and artist: Harvey Pekar




“Good Will Hunting (15th Anniversary)”: Mathematics 








American Splendor: Comic book creator




The Agony And The Ecstasy: Artist: Michelangelo 




Amadeus (Director’s Cut): Musician: Mozart

Inspiring movies about geniuses and gifted and creative people:
Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, American Splendor, Little Man Tate, Crumb, Finding Forrester, Searching for Bobby Fischer, My Left Foot, Pollock, The Fountainhead, Finding Neverland, October Sky, A Beautiful Mind, The Agony and the Ecstasy, Good Will Hunting, and Tim’s Vermeer.
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