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  • PG-13, 2 hr.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:    Marc Abraham
  • In Theaters:    Oct 3, 2008 Wide
  • On DVD:    Feb 17, 2009
  • Universal Pictures

Latest News on Flash of Genius

March 17, 2009

Five Favourite Films with Greg Kinnear

How do you describe the career of a guy who started as the host of Talk Soup on E! and within five years was Oscar nominated for a role opposite Jack Nicholson? Greg Kinnear is now on screen as the inventor Bob Kearns in Flash of Genius, and he was happy to be playing a real-life character no one's ever heard of. Later this year he'll be sees in Paul Greengrass' new film Green Zone, about the hunt for WMDs in Baghdad after the American invasion. When asked about his five favourite films, he looks to the ceiling and comments that he's going through his mental Rolodex... More…

February 16, 2009

RT on DVD: High School Musical 3 or Midnight Meat Train?

It's a good week for mediocre films (Body of Lies, Changeling, Quarantine and Flash of Genius, which all walk a fine line between Fresh and Rotten) and an even better one if you're a Wildcat at heart -- or a fan of Zac Efron (High School Musical 3: Senior Year)! Horror fans have an enticing two-fer to consider (Quarantine and the better-reviewed Midnight Meat Train, based on the Clive Barker short story), while left-wingers get the faith-skewing Borat (Bill Maher's Religulous). Curious thrill-seekers can also check out Dakota Fanning's controversial Sundance pic (Hounddog) and nab a Certified Fresh Czech import (I Served the King of England). See what else is new this week on DVD. More…

October 2, 2008

Box Office Guru Preview: Chihuahua to Overtake Multiplexes

Hollywood kicks off the fourth quarter with a stampede of new releases that will test the elasticity of the marketplace. Ambulances are already on standby to rush the high number of casualties off to local video stores. Seven films open or expand into 800 or more theaters each while an eighth picture debuts in more than 500 locations still hoping to reach moviegoers from coast to coast. More…

September 2, 2008

After 15 Years, Abraham's Flash of Genius Strikes

Why make your directorial debut on a movie about the guy who invented the intermittent windshield wiper? For Marc Abraham, it came down to a matter of principle. More…