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2008 3.0/5 PG-13 SuperHD 119 minutes

A college professor goes up against the giants of the auto industry when they fail to give him credit for inventing intermittent windshield wipers.

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Greg Kinnear, Lauren Graham, Dermot Mulroney, Alan Alda, Bill Smitrovich, Mitch Pileggi, Daniel Roebuck, Tim Kelleher, Aaron Abrams, Chuck Shamata, Andrew Gillies Directed by Marc Abraham

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NYT Review: An Everyman Inventor Fights the Detroit Goliaths

“Flash of Genius” is a doggedly workmanlike variation of an old story: the lone crusader doing battle with the big bad establishment. — Stephen Holden Read the review

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