The Man Who Knew Infinity parents guide

The Man Who Knew Infinity

Brilliance can shine even in the most obscure places.

Overall A-

Based on the true story of Srinivasa Ramanujan (played by Dev Patel), this movie shows how the mathematical genius discovered his talents, despite having no formal training. Yet even when he gets a chance to attend a prestigious university, racial prejudice and misunderstanding still threaten to overshadow his brilliance.

Release date April 29, 2016

Violence B-
Sexual Content A
Profanity B+
Substance Use B

Why is The Man Who Knew Infinity rated PG-13? The MPAA rated The Man Who Knew Infinity PG-13 for some thematic elements and smoking.

Run Time: 108 minutes

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The Man Who Knew Infinity
Rating & Content Info

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Why is The Man Who Knew Infinity rated PG-13? The Man Who Knew Infinity is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for some thematic elements and smoking.

Violence: A character is berated by a teacher. He is later beaten by a group of fellow students. A dead woman is shown following a bomb attack on the city. Brief scenes of wounded soldiers are seen and heard in a hospital. At least one dead soldier is shown. A man attempts to commit suicide. A character coughs up blood and hallucinates as the result of an illness.

Sexual Content: None included.

Language: Infrequent uses of mild profanities are included along with some racial and derogatory slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Professors on campus are shown smoking and drinking in a few scenes.

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The Man Who Knew Infinity
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence.
Alberta PG
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children.
Ontario PG Mature Theme, Tobacco Use.
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG

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Cast and Crew

The Man Who Knew Infinity is directed by Matt Brown and stars Dev Patel, Jeremy Irons, Malcolm Sinclair.

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Dev Patel also stars in the 2016 movie Lion and Life of Pi, as well as The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and its sequel The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel