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Mixed or average reviews - based on 25 Critics

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Generally favorable reviews- based on 21 Ratings

Summary: Based on the true story of college professor and part-time inventor Robert Kearns' long battle with the U.S. automobile industry, Flash of Genius tells the tale of one man whose fight to receive recognition for his ingenuity would come at a heavy price. But this determined engineer refused to be silenced, and he took on the corporate titans in a battle that nobody thought he could win. (Universal Pictures)
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Runtime: 119 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for brief strong language.
Production: Spyglass Entertainment
Genre: Drama
Countries: USA, Canada
Language: English
Home Release Date: Feb 17, 2009
Director Credit
Marc Abraham Director
Writer Credit
John Seabrook Article "The Flash Of Genius"
Philip Railsback Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Greg Kinnear Bob Kearns
Lauren Graham Phyllis Kearns
Cast Credit
Ben Kuiak Baby Bob Jr.
Bill Lake Scott
Dermot Mulroney Gil Previck
Dylan Authors Young Patrick
Gavin Kuiack Baby Bob Jr.
Karl Pruner Pete
Landon Norris Young Dennis
Ronn Sarosiak Reverend
Shae Norris Young Kathy
Steven Woodworth Young Tim
Tim Eddis Maryland Cop #1
Victoria Learn Young Maureen
Warren Belle Maryland Cop #2
Producer Credit
Eric Newman Executive Producer
Gary Barber Producer
J. Miles Dale Executive Producer
Jonathan Glickman Executive Producer
Michael Lieber Producer
Roger Birnbaum Producer
Thomas A. Bliss Executive Producer
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