Flash of Genius

Flash of Genius (2008)

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

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 2008-09-07
  • User Rating: 6.5/10 from 151 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 59min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Strike Entertainment
  • Production Country: United States of America
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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.

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    Production Denise Chamian Casting
    Art Hugo Luczyc-Wyhowski Production Design
    Production Roger Birnbaum Producer
    Production Gary Barber Producer
    Directing Marc Abraham Director
    Camera Dante Spinotti Director of Photography
    Sound Aaron Zigman Music
    Editing Jill Savitt Editor
    Production J. Miles Dale Executive Producer
    Costume & Make-Up Luis Sequeira Costume Design
    Art Peter Nicolakakos Set Decoration
    Art Patrick Banister Art Direction
    Writing Philip Railsback Writer
    Writing John Seabrook Writer
    Directing Kathryn Buck Script Supervisor
    Production Michael Lieber Producer