Pawn Sacrifice (2014)

Edward Zwick directs Tobey Maguire, Michael Stuhlbarg and Liev Schreiber in this biopic of US Chess Wizard, and paranoid loner, Bobby Fischer’s attempts to win a title during the Cold War.

Well made but uninspiring take on the fascinating Bobby Fischer story. Warming to see Maguire back in a lead role though.

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Perfect Double Bill: Bobby Fischer Against the World (2011)

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