Genius (2016)

Poster of Genius (2016)
6.5/10by 156 users
Director:Michael Grandage
Country: United Kingdom, United States of America.
Language: English
Runtime:104 min.
Genre:Drama, History

 Production Company:Desert Wolf Productions, Michael Grandage Company, Pinewood Pictures, Riverstone Pictures


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.

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Photo of Jude Law
Photo of Nicole Kidman
Photo of Laura Linney
Photo of Guy Pearce
Photo of Dominic West
Photo of Vanessa Kirby
Photo of Demetri Goritsas
Photo of Harry Attwell
Photo of Angela Ashton
Photo of Eve Bracken
Photo of Gillian Hanna
Photo of Corey Johnson
Photo of Miquel Brown
Photo of Rosy Benjamin
Photo of Elaine Caulfield
Photo of Richard Dempsey

Name : Michael Grandage

As Directing / Director

Name : John Logan

As Writing / Screenplay

Name : James Bierman

As Production / Producer

Name : Michael Grandage

As Production / Producer

Name : John Logan

As Production / Producer

Name : Jina Jay

As Production / Casting

Name : Chris Dickens

As Editing / Editor

Name : Jane Petrie

As Costume & Make-Up / Costume Design

Name : Adam Cork

As Sound / Original Music Composer

Name : Mark Digby

As Art / Production Design

Name : A. Scott Berg

As Writing / Book

Name : Ben Davis

As Camera / Director of Photography

Name : A. Scott Berg

As Writing / Novel

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