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Science Fair (2018)

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Nine high school students from disparate corners of the globe navigate rivalries, setbacks, and hormones on their quest to win the international science fair. Only one can be named "Best in Fair."

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Jack Andraka
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Nine high school students from disparate corners of the globe navigate rivalries, setbacks, and hormones on their quest to win the international science fair. Only one can be named "Best in Fair."

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The multitudinous effects of competition on the adolescent brain

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Documentary

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Rated PG for some thematic elements and brief language | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 October 2018 (Ireland) See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$11,231, 16 September 2018, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$255,146, 8 November 2018
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Muck Media See more »
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Color (HD)
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The character "Harsha" from Louisville is often regarded as the "sexiest man alive" and "literally most attractive man on Earth." See more »

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Important and Heartwarming
27 September 2018 | by ben-wexlerSee all my reviews

Both an impeccable character study of quirky, talented young people, and a plea to invest in education and the next generation. Entertaining throughout, wonderful choice of subjects, and a heart of gold.

Great movie for multi-generational viewing - entertaining and funny for adults, and a great message for younger audiences without being too "teachy". Also an important message on the power of immigrants and diverse voices to push our society forward.

Heartily recommend for those in all walks of life, science-nerd or not.


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