Most Popular "Prodigy" Titles
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1. Good Will Hunting (1997)
R | 126 min | Drama
Will Hunting, a janitor at M.I.T., has a gift for mathematics, but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life.
2. Grandma's Boy (2006)
R | 94 min | Comedy
A 35 year old video game tester has to move in with his grandma and her two old lady roommates.
3. August Rush (2007)
PG | 114 min | Drama, Music
A drama with fairy tale elements, where an orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents.
5. The Soloist (2009)
PG-13 | 117 min | Biography, Drama, Music
A Los Angeles journalist befriends a homeless Juilliard-trained musician, while looking for a new article for the paper.
7. Why Stop Now? (2012)
R | 85 min | Comedy, Drama
When a college piano prodigy tries to check his mother into rehab, he is taken hostage by her drug dealer and swept along on a wild adventure.
8. Hilary and Jackie (1998)
R | 121 min | Biography, Drama, Music
The tragic story of world renowned classic cellist Jacqueline du Pré, as told from the point of view of her sister, flautist Hilary du Pré-Finzi.
9. Billy Bathgate (1991)
R | 106 min | Action, Crime, Drama
In the year 1935, a teen named Billy Bathgate finds first love while becoming the protégé of fledgling gangster Dutch Schultz.
10. Vitus (2006)
PG | 123 min | Drama, Music
The film tells the story of a highly-gifted boy whose parents have demanding and ambitious plans for him - they want him to become a pianist. However, one day the boy, Vitus, is no longer ... See full summary »
11. Wittgenstein (1993)
72 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
A dramatization, in modern theatrical style, of the life and thought of the Viennese-born, Cambridge-educated philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951), whose principal interest was the ... See full summary »
13. Entrusted (2003 TV Movie)
130 min | Drama, Thriller
Hoping to entrap Maria von Gall, who runs a courageous underground railroad for Jews in France, the Nazis kidnap her son Thomas, a brilliant 11-year-old chess master. An exchange ... See full summary »
14. Sasha (2010)
Not Rated | 102 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Sasha is a piano prodigy under pressure to gain admittance to a prestigious music school. What is really stressing Sasha is his emerging sexuality, plus his piano tutor is moving away, because Sasha is in love with him, and no one knows.
15. Wunderkinder (2011)
100 min | Drama, Music, War
The story takes place in Ukraine (Poltava) in 1941 before and during the German invasion. This story is about deep friendship between three musically talented children . Two Jewish children... See full summary »
16. Together with You (2002)
PG | 116 min | Drama, Music
A violin prodigy and his father travel to Beijing, where the father seeks the means to his son's success while the son struggles to accept the path laid before him.
17. The Prodigies (2011)
87 min | Animation, Sci-Fi
Five young prodigies assaulted in New York's Central Park plot the perfect revenge.
19. Hunter x Hunter OVA 1 (2002– )
PG-13 | Animation, Action, Adventure
Reuniting with Gon and his friends, Kurapika explains to them the risks he bears because of his abilities. He believes his target of revenge is no longer alive and the search for his fallen comrade's eyes could truly begin.
20. Dancing Trees (2009)
96 min | Drama, Thriller
Martha is an autistic mathematical genius. Suddenly, her mother is viciously murdered before her eyes and she along with her cousin Nicole must use her unique abilites to catch the killer.
21. Hearing Is Believing (2016)
106 min | Documentary, Biography, Family | Post-production
In a world filled with music, there is a wonder in the making, and her name is Rachel Flowers. "Hearing is Believing", a 2016 feature documentary about the life and music of the multi-talented 22-year old instrumentalist and composer.
22. Prelude to Fame (1950)
78 min | Drama
While vacationing in Italy, Nick Morell, son of John Morell, a famous English philosopher and amateur musician and his wife Catherine, becomes friendly with young Guido, and Morell ... See full summary »
23. Unstrung (2007)
95 min | Documentary, Sport
Unstrung exposes the dramas of the juniors tennis world, hitting the road with a handful of teenage competitors as they head for the national championship.
24. A Dog of Flanders (1935)
Approved | 72 min | Drama
Tentative adaptation of Ouida's sentimental classic about a poor Flemish boy (Frankie Thomas) whose ambition is to become a painter.
26. The Trials of J. Robert Oppenheimer (2008 Video)
109 min | Documentary, Biography, History
J. Robert Oppenheimer was a national hero, the brilliant scientist who during WWII led the scientific team that created the atomic bomb. But after the bomb brought the war to an end, in ... See full summary »
28. Le nez dans le ruisseau (2012)
90 min | Drama
A philosophy professor strikes up a friendship with a 12-year-old boy who understands Rousseau's philosophy better than he, without ever having been exposed to it.
29. The Loss of Nameless Things (2004)
103 min | Documentary
In 1978 Oakley Hall lll was a promising playwright on the verge of national recognition when a mysterious fall from a bridge took his artistic life away. He suffered horrific head injuries,... See full summary »
30. Harp Dreams (2010 TV Movie)
Documentary, Biography, Music
Thirty-two competitors from around the world compete in the triennial international harp competition in Indiana. This film presents a taste of the grueling challenges of preparing for this ... See full summary »
Director: Susanne Schwibs
31. A College Student (2016)
10 min | Short, Drama
Film major Adam struggles between studying to complete his degree and focusing on his budding film career. Even though his mother and professors insist that his remaining semesters in ... See full summary »
33. Nathan Davis Still Lives (2011)
96 min | Documentary, Biography, Music
He was a wildly reckless spirit, a musical prodigy who felt the world around him too deeply, sacrificed everything for his muse and found redemption through his songs. This is the ... See full summary »
The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2001–2008)
A Traitor to Memory
Not Rated | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Lynley and Havers (who plans to resign from the force in a month) are assigned to the hit and run (and hit and run again) of a woman.
The Incredible Hulk (1978–1982)
TV-PG | 48 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
David 'Barnes' meets Joleen, a 16 year old genius who has escaped from an institute where she was being tested to find her mother.
Just Jordan (2007–2008)
Comedy, Drama, Family
Jordan takes piano lessons from his basketball coach's niece, piano prodigy Lindsay. In exchange, Jordan teaches her how to be a "real kid", but the serious student turns into a slacker who wants to give up the piano.
The New Steve Allen Show (1961–1965)
60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show
Steve takes us to different spots on campus, including the towers and a Shakespearean acting lesson. Nabors, Conway and Henry are uncredited as an incompetent singing group in a small segment.