Four 1950's cultural icons (Albert Einstein, Marilyn Monroe, Joe DiMaggio and Senator Joseph MacCarthy) who conceivably could have met and probably didn't, fictionally do in this modern fable of post-WWII America. Visually intriguing, the film has a fluid progression of flash-backs and flash-forwards centering on the fictional Einstein's current observations, childhood memories and apprehensions for the future.
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She had the one figure he needed to complete the equation.
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Did You Know?
The "P" on the Professor's sweatshirt stands for Princeton University, where Albert Einstein lived and worked from 1935 until his death in 1955. See more
When the Actress buys balloons at a newsstand, several vintage magazines are prominently displayed, but mid-80s magazines can also be seen, including an issue of PC World. See more
But if you've finished it, and so much as you've studied it, you'd know how it all fits... how it all works. In fact, you'd know everything!
Ha, ha. I'm an old man. I wouldn't survive the publicity.
Words & Music by Will Jennings
, Roy Orbison
Sung by Roy Orbison
Produced by David Briggs
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