Aired Friday October 15, 1:30am - 4:00amon AFN Movie

The Theory of Everything (2014)

Biography / Drama / Romance

In the 1960s, Cambridge University student and future physicist Stephen Hawking (Eddie Redmayne) falls in love with fellow collegian Jane Wilde (Felicity Jones). At 21, Hawking learns that he has motor neuron disease. Despite this -- and with Jane at his side -- he begins an ambitious study of time, of which he has very little left, according to his doctor. He and Jane defy terrible odds and break new ground in the fields of medicine and science, achieving more than either could hope to imagine.

Country
United Kingdom
Cast and crew
  • James MarshDirector
  • Eddie RedmayneStephen Hawking
  • Felicity JonesJane
  • Emily WatsonJane's Mother
  • David ThewlisDennis Sciama
  • Charlie CoxJonathan Hellyer Jones
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