Beautiful Mind Reflection

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The film A Beautiful Mind is drama, romance, biographical film produced by Universal Pictures, DreamWorks, and Imagine Entertainment. The film, directed by Ron Howard, include memorable names such as, Russel Crowe as John Nash, Jennifer Connelly as Alicia Nash, Ed Harris as Parcher, Paul Bettany as Charles, Christopher Plummer as Dr. Rosen, and Adam Goldberg as Sol. This film gives much of its credit to the novel written by Sylvia Nasar. The book, A Beautiful Mind, is a biography of John Forbes Nash and the book covers Nash’s years in college and his struggle with schizophrenia. For the film, the writing credits go to Akiva Goldsman. Though this film has its flaws, it is still one of the best eye-opening films out there. The audience first sees John Nash at Princeton University where he is competing with his peers for innovative ideas. We then meet his roommate, Charles. Throughout the film we see Nash and Charles develop a bound and Nash even meets Charle’s niece. It is not until later where we learn that Charles and his niece are just visual hallucinations Nash has been seeing. After Princeton Nash moves onto MIT where he continues his studies and work. He later is called on by the pentagon to work on some codebreaking which draws the attention of Parcher, a government agent, and another one of Nash’s visual hallucinations. Parcher has given Nash a “mission” to find all the hidden codes Russia has planted in America’s publications. As time passes Nash goes back to MIT to

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