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Author: Steven KnightEdward ZwickTobey MaguirePeter SarsgaardLiev SchreiberAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Bleeker Street Media, Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2016] [2016]
Edition/Format:   Bluray Video : Videodisc : Blu-ray disc   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a gripping true story set during the height of the Cold War, American chess prodigy Bobby Fischer finds himself caught between two superpowers when he challenges the Soviet Empire. It chronicles Fischer's terrifying struggles with genius and madness, and the rise and fall of a kid from Brooklyn who captured the imagination of the world.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Biographical films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: Bobby Fischer; Bobby Fischer
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Knight; Edward Zwick; Tobey Maguire; Peter Sarsgaard; Liev Schreiber; Michael Stuhlbarg; Lily Rabe; Robin Weigert; Bleeker Street Media (Firm),; MICA Entertainment,; Material Pictures,; Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm),
OCLC Number: 931599736
Language Note: English dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
Widescreen (2.40:1).
Bonus features: Bobby Fischer, the Cold War and the match of the century.
Credits: Director of photography, Bradford Young ; editor, Steven Rosenblum ; music, James Newton Howard.
Cast: Tobey Maguire, Peter Sarsgaard, Liev Schreiber, Michael Stuhlbarg, Lily Rabe, Robin Weigert.
Target Audience: Rating: PG-13; for brief strong language, some sexual content and historical smoking.
Description: 1 videodisc (1 hr., 56 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Blu-ray, 1080p High Definition; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1; requires Blu-ray player.
Responsibility: Bleecker Street presents in association with MICA Entertainment ; a Material Pictures production ; produced by Gail Katz, Toby Maguire, Eduard Zwick ; screenplay by Steven Knight ; directed by Edward Zwick.

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In a gripping true story set during the height of the Cold War, American chess prodigy Bobby Fischer finds himself caught between two superpowers when he challenges the Soviet Empire. It chronicles Fischer's terrifying struggles with genius and madness, and the rise and fall of a kid from Brooklyn who captured the imagination of the world.

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