Login

A Beautiful Mind

Winner of four Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Supporting Actress, Ron Howard's compelling, real life drama centers on John Forbes Nash (Russell Crowe), a mathematical genius whose decades long fight with schizophrenia threatened his marriage and academic career, until his redemption came in the form of a Nobel Prize in 1994. Jennifer Connelly co-stars as Nash's understanding wife Alicia, Ed Harris as a "Government Agent" who contracts him to break Cold War codes and Christopher Plummer is the psychiatrist who tries to help him.

Year: 2001
Genre: Drama, True Stories, Academy Award - Best Picture, Spiritual Cinema, Biography, Disabilities, Golden Globe - Drama
Country: USA
Director: Ron Howard
Starring: Russell Crowe, Ed Harris, Jennifer Connelly, Christopher Plummer
Duration: 130 Minutes
Rating: M
8.2/10
Location in store: Drama

AVAILABILITY

DVD AVAILABLE NOW!

Permanent Collection

For in-store pickup reservations please call 03 3650 615

ALICE ALSO SUGGESTS:

Awakenings (1990)

A remarkable, moving and true story, about a maverick doctor who awakens his catatonic patients afte...

Charly (1968)

When a mentally retarded man named Charly (Cliff Robertson) undergoes experimental brain surgery, he...

Good Will Hunting (1997)

Two young (then unknown) actors wrote a script that dealt with mental health issues and genius mathe...

Harvey (1950)

This beloved comedy stars James Stewart as a good-hearted inebriate whose constant companion is a si...

My Left Foot (1989)

The acclaimed true story of Christy Brown, an Irish artist and writer who refused to let the cerebra...

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

The first movie since Frank Capra's It Happened One Night to sweep the big five Oscars (director, sc...

Shine (1996)

Geoffrey Rush's upset win for the Best Actor Oscar was the jewel in the crown for this wonderful, mo...

Pi - Faith in Chaos (1998)

This original work focuses on an obsessed math prodigy. A strange numeric pattern thrown up by the f...

The Luzhin Defence (2000)

From a novel by Vladimir Nabokov comes this intriguing film that has John Turturro as a Russian ches...

Kinsey (2004)

This fascinating biopic looks at the life of Alfred Kinsey (Liam Neeson), a man driven by scientific...

Proof (2005)

Gwyneth Paltrow reprises her West End stage role as Catherine, the daughter of math genius, Anthony...

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest ( Blu-ray ) (1975)

Jack Nicholson gives a powerful, flamboyant performance in this adaptation of Ken Kesey's novel abou...

The Soloist (2009)

Jamie Foxx and Robert Downey Jr star in this biography of Nathaniel Ayers (played by Foxx). Ayers wa...

Creation (2009)

A psychological, heart-wrenching love story starring Paul Bettany as Charles Darwin, the film is bas...

Temple Grandin (2010)

Claire Danes gives a powerful, Emmy-winning performance in the role of Temple Grandin, the young, hi...

Take Shelter (2011)

In this unnerving drama, Michael Shannon ("Bug") plays a husband and father who harbours the growing...

A Beautiful Mind ( Blu-ray ) (2001)

Winner of four Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Supporting Actress, Ron...

Frankie and Alice (2010)

A psychological drama inspired by a woman suffering from multiple personality disorder in early 1970...

The Imitation Game (2014)

Academy Award-winning (Best Adapted Screenplay) historical drama starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Br...

The Theory of Everything (2014)

Starring Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones, this is the extraordinary story of one of the world's gr...

The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)

In 1913, brilliant South Indian mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan (Dev Patel) travels to Trinity Col...