A 2001 biographical drama based on the life of John Nash, a Nobel Laureate in Economics. The film was directed by Ron Howard, from a screenplay written by Akiva Goldsman; which was inspired by a bestselling, Pulitzer Prize-nominated 1998 book of the same name by Sylvia Nasar. The story begins in Nash's days as a graduate student at Princeton University. Nash begins to develop paranoid schizophrenia and endures delusional episodes while watching the burden his condition brings on wife Alicia and friends. Nominated for 8 Academy Awards - winning 4.
Starring: Russell Crowe (Academy Award, BEST ACTOR), Jennifer Connolly, Ed Harris, Christopher Plummer and Josh Lucas (Don Haskins in GLORY ROAD).