Director: Michael Grandage
MPAA Rating: N/A
Screenwriter: John Logan
Starring: Laura Linney, Nicole Kidman, Colin Firth, Jude Law, Dominic West, Guy Pearce
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Based on the National Book Award winning biography "Max Perkins: Editor of Genius," by A. Scott Berg, "Genius" centers on the real-life relationship between literary giant Thomas Wolfe (Law) and renowned editor Max Perkins (Firth). Finding fame and critical success at a young age, Wolfe is a blazing talent with a larger-than-life personality to match. Perkins is one of the most respected and well-known literary editors of all time, discovering such iconic novelists as F. Scott Fitzgerald and Ernest Hemingway. Wolfe and Perkins develop a tender, complex friendship. Transformative and irrepressible, this friendship will change the lives of these brilliant, but very different men forever.