The Theory of Everything
- 123 min
- Directed by: James Marsh
- Cast: Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Tom Prior
- UK release: 1 January 2015
Stephen Hawking (Redmayne) and Jane Wilde (Jones) lock eyes at a university party, but their budding love affair is given a blow by his diagnosis of motor neurone disease. Redmayne is astonishingly good and Jones inspires sympathy and admiration, but the script is never really convincing.
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