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Flash of Genius (2008)

PG-13 10/03/2008 (US) Drama 1h 59m

Corporations have time, money, and power on their side. All Bob Kearns had was the truth.

Overview

In this David vs. Goliath drama based on a true story, college professor Robert Kearns goes up against the giants of the auto industry when they fail to give him credit for inventing intermittent windshield wipers. Kearns doggedly pursues recognition for his invention, as well as the much-deserved financial rewards for the sake of his wife and six kids.

  1. Marc Abraham

    Director

  2. John Seabrook

    Writer

  3. Philip Railsback

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Greg Kinnear

    Greg Kinnear

    Bob Kearns

  2. Lauren Graham

    Lauren Graham

    Phyllis Kearns

  3. Aaron Abrams

    Aaron Abrams

    Ian Miellor

  4. Alan Alda

    Alan Alda

    Gregory Lawson

  5. Tatiana Maslany

    Tatiana Maslany

    Older Kathy

  6. Tim Kelleher

    Tim Kelleher

    Charlie Defao

  7. Jake Abel

    Jake Abel

    Dennis

  8. Dermot Mulroney

    Dermot Mulroney

    Gil Previck

Full Cast & Crew

Flash of Genius
Flash of Genius

Status Released

Original Language English

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