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The Greatest Depictions of Real Life Geeks On Film

By Vadim Newquist Aug 21, 2013

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Richard Feynman in Infinity

Infinity, a film directed by and starring Mathew Broderick, is the early life story of Nobel Prize winning physicist Richard Feynman, who was a key contributor to the Manhattan Project, aka the development of the atom bomb. Sadly, as Feynman was tackling this herculean task, he was also dealing with his beloved wife Arline, who was stricken with tuberculosis not long after his assignment.

Tags: science, slideshows, geeks, films

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Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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