The Man Who Knew Infinity Synopsis
During World War I, Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar becomes a pioneer in mathematics.
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Don't miss this film

By movielover2b
This was one of the best movies that I've seem this year and I go to at least three movies a week. The story is a documentary about an Indian mathematician who soles the theory of infinity. Dev...

ReviewRuth

By ruthx123
We loved the movie. 1 part part inspirational-- 1 part sad and devastating. Brilliant mind that was taken from us far too soon. And the racism and class snobbery of the times and in the hallowed...

Wonderful Movie

By tguolee
Just loved this movie. Great acting and a truly moving story of genius, loss, racism and love - following a true story of a math genius. I know that sounds boring - but this movie is great. Don't...

True story of a brilliant mathematician

By TommyBoy2016
Very well told true story of an Indian mathematician, and his struggles to be accepted into academia and have his work published. A bit slow at times, but recommended to see. I wish they would have...

Awsome movie

By rdygautham
A wonderful journey of ramanujam...

Great story, poorly told

By vvaidy
A potentially fascinating and important story told with all the nuance, subtlety and sensitivity of a weekday morning soap opera. If you thought "The imitation game" was guilty of hollywood-izing Alan...

Great story

By kilbdo
I enjoyed the story, especially as a mathematician, but at times it seemed a bit forced to make it movie worthy, adding perhaps more drama than what really happened. The struggle of mathematicians...

Genius of Ramanujan

By cbsplanet
Dev Patel plays the role of Srinivasa Ramanujan the Indian mathematic genius who was born in poverty but he was so obsessed with numbers that as a young man, although he had no formal training in...

Superb Movie...

By laurelalight
Dev Patel and Jeremy Irons did a spectacular job. One of the better quality movies with excellent story (based on truth) and truly amazing actors. Not many of these extraordinary type movies around...

Outstanding Movie about little known person

By rtwhitaker1
Well done story based on true story of Ramanujam, an important contributor to mathematic theories. Jeremy Irons and Dev Patel give wonderful performances. Story is well written. Highly recommended....

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Rated PG-13 | For Some Thematic Elements and Smoking
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Compelling story, but WWI-era math biopic needs more zest.
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