#123movies #fmovies #putlocker #gomovies #solarmovie #soap2day Watch Full Movie Online Free – From the heights of notoriety to the depths of depravity, John Forbes Nash, Jr. experienced it all. A mathematical genius, he made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery. After many years of struggle, he eventually triumphed over his tragedy, and finally – late in life – received the Nobel Prize.
Plot: John Nash is a brilliant but asocial mathematician fighting schizophrenia. After he accepts secret work in cryptography, his life takes a turn for the nightmarish.
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Superb Acting and a Gem of a Film
Ed Harris, Russel Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, and Paul Bettany were terrific.
The film had great balance and is worth a viewing.
The story boldly addresses mental illness as a handicap.
Because of the quality of the acting and directing, this movie is a beacon of hope for people of all disabilities. The film illustrates to the viewer how deeply a handicap can infiltrate the domestic, professional, and personal lives of those unfortunate to have these types of issues. I hope Ron Howard and the acting crew can get together again for something similar. This was a great film, that also serves an important role for awareness to people that might not understand how deeply debilitating these issues can be, and also gets the message across that not all should be marginalized.
Simply put: Beautiful
I wasn’t actually planning on going to see “A Beautiful Mind” in the first place, but as it was, I was convinced by the friend that accompanied me that it was truly something to see. And now, after seeing it, I thank her for that. Instead of spending two and a half hours watching George Clooney and Matt Damon rob casinos or Kevin Spacey and Julianne Moore dealing with their problems in New Foundland, I found myself pulled into another kind of story, a powerful, emotional story of how one man learned to battle his own demons and dazzle the world.
“A Beautiful Mind”, based on the novel by Sylvia Nasar, is the story of John Forbes Nash Jr., the genius mathematician, whose life suddenly takes a turn for the worse when he is diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia. After fierce battles with his inner self, he overcomes this and returns to win the Nobel Prize in 1994 for his brakethrough game theory in economics that he had been working on during his years in Princeton University in the 1950s.
John Nash, portrayed very well by the versatile and brilliant Russell Crowe, is a partly shy, yet ironic and sometimes even arrogant, gifted young student studying in Princeton University in the late 1940s. He dedicates his time to numbers and equations, set on to solving every problem at hand, rather than mingling with co-students on the football field or in the pub.
Nash is later on introduced to Sylvia (played by the lovely Jennifer Connely), a physics student attending his classes. She helps Nash to open up and eventually discover love.
Enter William Parcher (played by Ed Harris), a shadowy and mysterious agent working for the Department of Defense. Parcher, after realizing Nash’s ability to see mathematical and geometrical patterns everywhere, approaches Nash with a mission that involves national security.
Now, amidst his work and relationship, Nash is suddenly thrown into a whirlwind of emotions and disbeliefs as he is diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia. And this is the part where “A Beautiful Mind” truly shines: in portraying the disorder from Nash’s own point of view. In a powerful and emotional way, it shows the viewer how difficult an illness like this can be to not only face, but overcome, something that people today may not always realize.
Before seeing this movie, I must admit that I was a bit afraid that casting such a well-known actor as Russell Crowe as the main character would ruin the image of John Nash, forcing the viewer to see Crowe, rather than Nash. This is a common problem when dealing with famous actors, but to my surprise, it didn’t much bother me much. And the same goes for Ed Harris.
As a movie, “A Beautiful Mind” is absolutely great (It is so much more, but I cannot find the words to praise it enough, so I will simply go with “great” =). Not only does it have a strong point and an importaint message to the viewer, but it delivers it in a touching and sensitive, partly even humourous kind of way, with the help of powerful actors, a great screenplay and even a few special effects to boost it up. So for anyone whose grown tired of the consant pointless action-movies out there, and instead want to immerse themselves into a character-driven story that might actually bring a tear to your eyes, I sincerily recommend “A Beautiful Mind”.
Original Language en
Runtime 2 hr 15 min (135 min)
Genre Biography, Drama
Director Ron Howard
Writer Akiva Goldsman, Sylvia Nasar (book)
Actors Russell Crowe, Ed Harris, Jennifer Connelly, Christopher Plummer
Awards Won 4 Oscars. Another 33 wins & 69 nominations.
Production Company Imagine Entertainment, DreamWorks, Universal Pictures
Sound Mix DTS, Dolby Digital, SDDS
Aspect Ratio 1.85 : 1
Camera Arriflex 435 ES, Cooke S4, Zeiss Standard Speed and Super Speed Lenses, MovieCam SL, Cooke S4, Zeiss Standard Speed and Super Speed Lenses, Arriflex 535B, Cooke S4, Zeiss Standard Speed and Super Speed Lenses
Laboratory DeLuxe, Hollywood (CA), USA
Film Length (7 reels), 3,709 m (Sweden), 3,766 m (Spain)
Negative Format 35 mm (Kodak Vision 500T 5279, Eastman EXR 200T 5293, Fuji Super F-400T 8582)
Cinematographic Process Spherical
Printed Film Format 35 mm (Kodak Vision 2383)