Dr. Fonda, an unconventional psychologist, is consulted on the case of a troubled young genius, Ellie. Upon meeting the girl in a high-security facility, under the watchful eyes of a roomful of experts, Fonda is surprised to discover the advanced nature of Ellie's intelligence. However, as their session progresses he uncovers just how desperate and dangerous this situation really is...
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The entire movie uses only four locations: The interrogation room, the control room, the hallway, and the park in the epilogue. See more
In the final scene, the chess board is set up incorrectly. (The lower right-hand square should be white, not black). Also, as an added error in continuity, the board switches to the correct set-up later in the same scene. See more