About the film
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Release Date: September 05, 2005
|Slogan||:||«The biggest risk in life is not taking one.»|
|Production Companies||:||Miramax, Endgame Entertainment, Hart-Sharp Entertainment|
|Producers||:||Suzanne Crowley, Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein, John N. Hart, Jeffrey Sharp, Billy Hopkins, Kerry Barden, Julie Goldstein, James D. Stern, Alison Owen, Robert Kessel, David Pinnington|
|Writers||:||David Auburn, David Auburn, Rebecca Miller|
Catherine is a woman in her late twenties who is strongly devoted to her father, Robert, a brilliant and well-known mathematician whose grip on reality is beginning to slip away. As Robert descends into madness, Catherine begins to wonder if she may have inherited her father's mental illness along with his mathematical genius.