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1. A Beautiful Mind (2001)
John Nash. Math prodigy.
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People who added this item 406  Average listal rating (196 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.4 
2. Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)
Audrey (played by Jodie Foster) was way too precocious to be of average intelligence.




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People who added this item 33  Average listal rating (17 ratings) 4.1  IMDB Rating 4.4 
3. Allen Gregory (2011)
He's a total douche, but also a genius. I have to give credit where it's due. Allen Gregory...
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People who added this item 19  Average listal rating (9 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.8 
4. Autism: The Musical (2007)
Henry, the little boy with Asperger's Syndrome in Autism: the Musical is VERY bright. His main problem is social interactions, but intellectually the kid is amazing.



He is also freaking adorable!



(Yes, the entire thing is on youtube...)
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People who added this item 176  Average listal rating (109 ratings) 5.4  IMDB Rating 5.2 
5. Bogus (1996)
Little Albert.


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People who added this item 421  Average listal rating (298 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 8.5 
6. Boston Legal (2004)
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People who added this item 1147  Average listal rating (746 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 8.3 
7. Chuck (2007)
Chuck.

People who added this item 989  Average listal rating (657 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 8.2 
8. Criminal Minds (2005)
Spencer Reid is a veritable genius.


His mother, Diana Reid, is not far behind.

Hell, Hotch is bright, so is Gideon... the whole team, really...

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People who added this item 5112  Average listal rating (3327 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 8.1 
9. Donnie Darko (2001)
Donnie Darko definitely had an above average IQ.


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People who added this item 258  Average listal rating (183 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.6 
10. Doogie Howser, M.D. (1989)
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People who added this item 3836  Average listal rating (2607 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 8.4 
11. Family Guy (1999)
Stewie Griffon.
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People who added this item 1266  Average listal rating (739 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 8.5 
12. Fringe (2008)
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People who added this item 3396  Average listal rating (2184 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 8.2 
13. Good Will Hunting (1997)
Will Hunting, math prodigy.
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People who added this item 4082  Average listal rating (2678 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.9 
14. House M.D. (2004)
Gregory House. Any question he is gifted?


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People who added this item 55  Average listal rating (30 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.4 
15. I Am David (2003)
David is bright. No doubt about it. This is a list of brighter than average characters, not "just geniuses"....
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People who added this item 279  Average listal rating (184 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.5 
16. Instinct (1999)
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People who added this item 118  Average listal rating (71 ratings) 5.6  IMDB Rating 5.9 
17. Joshua (2007)
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People who added this item 7082  Average listal rating (4625 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating
18. Jurassic Park (1993)
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People who added this item 1289  Average listal rating (821 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.4 
19. K-PAX (2001)
"Prot". Obviously a superior life-form.
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20. Let the Right One In (2008)
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People who added this item 768  Average listal rating (489 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating
21. Lie to Me (2009)
Dr. Cal Lightman.
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People who added this item 222  Average listal rating (142 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.7 
22. Little Man Tate (1991)
Fred Tate, child prodigy.
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People who added this item 996  Average listal rating (749 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 7.7 
23. MacGyver (1985)
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People who added this item 532  Average listal rating (320 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.2 
24. Manhunter (1986)
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People who added this item 257  Average listal rating (162 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 6.8 
25. Martian Child (2007)
Dennis, from Martian Child, is obviously a "gifted" child.




One of my fave movies ever...
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People who added this item 243  Average listal rating (161 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 8.1 
26. Millennium (1996)
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People who added this item 74  Average listal rating (48 ratings) 5.5  IMDB Rating 5.7 
27. Mr. Jones (1993)
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People who added this item 985  Average listal rating (504 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.1 
28. Naked Lunch (1991)
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People who added this item 3503  Average listal rating (2274 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 8.2 
29. No Country for Old Men (2007)

People who added this item 137  Average listal rating (87 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating
30. Parenthood (2010)
Max Braverman from Parenthood is a gifted kid with Asperger's. Many Aspies have extremely high IQs.




Max asks questions, gets bored...
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People who added this item 1892  Average listal rating (1187 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 6.5 
31. Patch Adams (1998)

People who added this item 266  Average listal rating (105 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.2 
32. Phoebe in Wonderland (2008)
Phoebe Lichten is a gifted child.


So, obviously, is her younger sister Olivia (here, dressed as "Karl Marx" for Halloween).





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People who added this item 1781  Average listal rating (975 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.5 
33. Pi (1998)
Max is a math prodigy.

People who added this item 209  Average listal rating (129 ratings) 4.7  IMDB Rating 4.4 
34. Poltergeist III (1988)
Carol-Anne Freeling is supposed to have an IQ in the 150s (in this movie she attends a school for "gifted children with emotional problems").



Which is why I think it was so funny that she was playing with a "Speak n' Spell" at the age of 12 (those are for kids just learning to read).
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People who added this item 362  Average listal rating (236 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.5 
35. Powder (1995)
Powder.



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People who added this item 887  Average listal rating (550 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.7 
36. Primal Fear (1996)
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People who added this item 598  Average listal rating (317 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.8 
37. Proof (2005)
Catherine (gifted at math, possibly a prodigy).

Robert (a math prodigy)


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People who added this item 1303  Average listal rating (818 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.8 
38. Rushmore (1998)
Max Fischer is gifted.


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People who added this item 220  Average listal rating (120 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.6 
39. Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993)
Josh Waitzkin, chess prodigy.




This movie sparked my interest in chess. I have learning disabilities and am very bad at chess, but I do respect the game and people who can play well!

One of my favourite movies. I wish I could play a half decent game, let alone be this great!
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People who added this item 678  Average listal rating (355 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.2 
40. Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)
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People who added this item 424  Average listal rating (232 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.7 
41. Shine (1996)
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42. Slaughter of the Innocents (1993)
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People who added this item 1122  Average listal rating (837 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 8.7 
43. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987)
Wesley Crusher is gifted. Apparently... I still wanted him to be assimilated by The Borg...

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People who added this item 930  Average listal rating (660 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 8.5 
44. Stargate SG-1 (1997)
Dr. Daniel Jackson.


Dr. Samantha Carter.


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People who added this item 669  Average listal rating (441 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 8.1 
45. Stargate: Atlantis (2004)
Dr. Rodney McKay.

People who added this item 3074  Average listal rating (1856 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.5 
46. The Aviator (2004)
It's freaking HOWARD HUGHES! :D

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People who added this item 164  Average listal rating (93 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.5 
47. The Bad Seed (1956)
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People who added this item 1016  Average listal rating (568 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating 7.3 
48. The Basketball Diaries (1995)
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People who added this item 2753  Average listal rating (1849 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.7 
49. The Big Bang Theory (2007)
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People who added this item 22  Average listal rating (6 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating
50. The Flight of the Innocent (1992)
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