Pawn Sacrifice

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  • PG-13
In a gripping true story set during the height of the Cold War, American chess prodigy Bobby Fischer (Tobey Maguire) finds himself caught between two superpowers when he challenges the Soviet Empire. Also starring Liev Schreiber and Peter Sarsgaard,... read more
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In a gripping true story set during the height of the Cold War, American chess prodigy Bobby Fischer (Tobey Maguire) finds himself caught between two superpowers when he challenges the Soviet Empire. Also starring Liev Schreiber and Peter Sarsgaard, PAWN SACRIFICE chronicles Fischer's terrifying struggles with genius and madness, and the rise and fall of a kid from Brooklyn who captured the imagination of the world.

Original Release

09/16/2015

US Release

09/16/2015

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Cast

Tobey Maguire Bobby Fischer
Peter Sarsgaard Father Bill Lombardy
Liev Schreiber Boris Spassky
Lily Rabe Joan Fischer
Michael Stuhlbarg Paul Marshall
Robin Weigert Regina Fischer
Sophie Nelisse Young Joan Fischer
Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick Teenage Bobby Fischer
Conrad Pla Carmine Nigro
Aiden Lovekamp Young Bobby Fischer
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Edward Zwick

Writers

Steven Knight, Stephen J. Rivele, Christopher Wilkinson

Cast

Tobey Maguire Bobby Fischer
Peter Sarsgaard Father Bill Lombardy
Liev Schreiber Boris Spassky
Lily Rabe Joan Fischer
Michael Stuhlbarg Paul Marshall
Robin Weigert Regina Fischer
Sophie Nelisse Young Joan Fischer
Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick Teenage Bobby Fischer
Conrad Pla Carmine Nigro
Aiden Lovekamp Young Bobby Fischer
Evelyne Brochu Donna
Andreas Apergis Uncle Paul
Katie Bird Nolan Maria (as Kathryn Nolan)
Ilia Volok KGB Agent
Peter Janov KGB Agent
Spiro Malandrakis Reporter
Arthur Holden Party Guest #3 / Party Guest #3 (Fischer Apt.)
Raphael Grosz-Harvey Donald Byrne
John Maclaren Theodore Tremblay
Carlo Mestroni Reporter #2 / Reporter #2 (Vancouver)

Producers

Dale Armin Johnson Executive Producer
Julie B. May Executive Producer
Stephen J. Rivele Executive Producer
Christopher Wilkinson Executive Producer
Kevin Scott Frakes Executive Producer
Árni Björn Helgason Executive Producer
Michael Ilitch Jr. Executive Producer
Glenn Murray Executive Producer
Josette Perrotta Executive Producer
Ankur Rungta Executive Producer
Vishal Rungta Executive Producer
Raj Brinder Singh Executive Producer
Gail Katz Producer
Tobey Maguire Producer
Kevin Scott Frakes Producer
Árni Björn Helgason Producer
Michael Ilitch Jr. Producer
Glenn Murray Producer
Josette Perrotta Producer
Matthew Plouffe Producer
Troy Putney Producer
Darin Rivetti Producer
Ankur Rungta Producer
Vishal Rungta Producer
Raj Brinder Singh Producer
Cynthia E. Thornton Producer
Edward Zwick Producer

Editors

Steven Rosenblum

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