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Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993)

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Release Date
 USA: Aug 11, 1993
DVD Release Date
 R1: Feb 1, 2000

MPAA Rating
PG

Running Time
1 hour, 50 minutes

Country USA

Studio Paramount

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Other Titles
• Searching for Bobby Fischer
• Innocent Moves



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Genre: Drama, True Story

Tagline: Every journey begins with a single move.

Plot: Though he's only seven, Josh looks at a chessboard and anticipates moves that mature chess players don't even see. He's a malleable young boy with an incredible talent for the game of masterminds. When Josh begins honing his talent, playing a speedy version of the game called "blitz" with hustlers and hobos, his father decides to take him to world reknowned coach Bruce Pandolfini, who claims Josh may well be the second coming of chess legend Bobby Fischer. But family struggles ensue when the mother worries that in cultivating the genius, they may be hurting the child.

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 Directed by
Steven Zaillian
A Civil Action, All the King's Men, Schindler's List
 Written by
Steven Zaillian
Schindler's List, Awakenings, The Falcon and the Snowman
 Cast
Joe Mantegna
The Godfather: Part III, Three Amigos, The Money Pit
Joan Allen
Face/Off, The Bourne Supremacy, Pleasantville
Ben Kingsley
Schindler's List, Gandhi, Lucky Number Slevin
Laurence Fishburne
The Matrix, The Matrix Reloaded, Apocalypse Now
David Paymer
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William H. Macy
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Dan Hedaya
The Usual Suspects, Mulholland Dr., Alien: Resurrection
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 Music By
James Horner
Braveheart, Titanic, Aliens



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