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Bobby Fischer Against the World (2011)

TV-14
93 min | Documentary, Biography, History

'Bobby Fischer Against the World' is a documentary feature exploring the tragic and bizarre life of the late chess master Bobby Fischer. The drama of Bobby Fischer's career was undeniable, from his troubled childhood, to his rock star ...See more'Bobby Fischer Against the World' is a documentary feature exploring the tragic and bizarre life of the late chess master Bobby Fischer. The drama of Bobby Fischer's career was undeniable, from his troubled childhood, to his rock star status as World Champion and Cold War icon, to his life as a fugitive on the run. This film explores one of the most infamous and mysterious characters of the 20th century. Written by Anonymous See less
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Jun 6, 2011 (United States)

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Bobby Fischer
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David Edmonds
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Anthony Saidy
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Boris Spassky
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Larry Evans
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Sam Sloan
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Regina Fischer
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7.4 / 10 | 6,453 votes