Michael Grandage directed the literary drama, which co-stars Nicole Kidman, Laura Linney and Guy Pearce
“Genius” explores the complex friendship and transformative professional relationship between the world-renowned book editor Maxwell Perkins (Firth) and the larger-than-life literary giant Thomas Wolfe (Law).
John Logan (“Gladiator”) wrote the script, which is based on the biography “Max Perkins: Editor of Genius” by A. Scott Berg. The film debuted to mixed reviews at the Berlin Film Festival, and will hit theaters on June 10.
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