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
  Kindergarten Teacher:  Poetic child genius
Dead Poets Society (Special Edition):  Teacher
Searching for Bobby Fischer:  Chess prodigy and genius
 Pawn Sacrifice: Chess prodigy and genius
Crumb (Special Edition):  Cartoonist and artist: Harvey Pekar

 

 A Brilliant Young Mind:   Teenage math prodigy, who struggles when it comes to building relationships, inspired by true events.
 “Good Will Hunting (15th Anniversary)”:  Mathematics 
Proof:  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, The Kindergarten Teacher, A Brilliant Young Mind.
 
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