Genius is a 2016 British-American biographical drama film directed by Michael Grandage and written by John Logan, based on the 1978 National Book Award-winner Max Perkins: Editor of Genius by A. Scott Berg. The film stars Colin Firth, Jude Law, Nicole Kidman, Dominic West and Guy Pearce. It was selected to compete for the Golden Bear at the 66th Berlin International Film Festival.The story of Genius follows the story of American Southern writer Thomas Wolfe and his connections with New Yorker Maxwell Perkins, the publisher. Perkins had already previously published works by the great American writers Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Genre: Biography, Drama Rating: 6.5/10 Release on: 10 June 2016 (USA) Director: Michael Grandage Writers: John Logan (screenplay by), A. Scott Berg (based on the book 'Max Perkins: Editor of Genius' by) Stars: Colin Firth, Jude Law, Nicole Kidman