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Hawking (2013)

TV-PG
86 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy

Hawking is the extraordinary story of the planet's most famous living scientist, told for the first time in his own words and by those closest to him. Made with unique access to Hawking's private life, this is an intimate and moving ...See moreHawking is the extraordinary story of the planet's most famous living scientist, told for the first time in his own words and by those closest to him. Made with unique access to Hawking's private life, this is an intimate and moving journey into Stephen's world, both past and present. An inspirational portrait of an iconic figure, Hawking relates his incredible personal journey from boyhood under-achiever, to PhD genius, to being diagnosed with Motor Neuron Disease and given just two years to live. Despite the constant threat of death, Hawking manages to make many remarkable scientific discoveries and rises to fame and super-stardom. Hawking - a remarkable man, and a remarkable movie. Written by DSP See less
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Sep 20, 2013 (United States)
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Stephen Hawking
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Arthur Pelling
Stephen Hawking (child) Stephen Hawking (child)   See fewer
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Finlay Macrae
Stephen Hawking (teenager) Stephen Hawking (teenager)   See fewer
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Nathan Chapple
Stephen Hawking (young adult) Stephen Hawking (young adult)   See fewer
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Martin John King
Stephen Hawking (adult) (as Martin King) Stephen Hawking (adult) (as Martin King)   See fewer
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Joe Lovell
Stephen Hawking (adult) Stephen Hawking (adult)   See fewer
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Tina Lovell
Jane Hawking Jane Hawking   See fewer
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Tanya O'Regan
Jane Hawking Jane Hawking   See fewer
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Buzz Aldrin
Himself - Astronaut, Apollo XI & Gemini XII (as Dr Buzz Aldrin) Himself - Astronaut, Apollo XI & Gemini XII (as Dr Buzz Aldrin)   See fewer
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Gordon Berry
Himself - Oxford University Friend Himself - Oxford University Friend   See fewer
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Richard Branson
Himself - Virgin Group Founder, Virgin Galactic (as Sir Richard Branson) Himself - Virgin Group Founder, Virgin Galactic (as Sir Richard Branson)   See fewer
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Bernard J. Carr
Himself - Stephen's PhD Student 1972-1975 (as Professor Bernard Carr) Himself - Stephen's PhD Student 1972-1975 (as Professor Bernard Carr)   See fewer
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Jim Carrey
Himself - Actor & Comedian Himself - Actor & Comedian   See fewer
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Judith Croasdell
Herself - Stephen's Personal Assistant Herself - Stephen's Personal Assistant   See fewer
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Benedict Cumberbatch
Himself - Actor Himself - Actor   See fewer
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Pete Denman
Himself - Interaction Designer, Intel Labs Himself - Interaction Designer, Intel Labs   See fewer
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Judy Fella
Herself - Stephen's 1st Secretary Herself - Stephen's 1st Secretary   See fewer
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Kitty Ferguson
Herself - Stephen's Biographer Herself - Stephen's Biographer   See fewer
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Peter Guzzardi
Himself - Book Editor, Bantam Books Himself - Book Editor, Bantam Books   See fewer
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Sarah Hardenberg
Herself - Stephen's Cousin Herself - Stephen's Cousin   See fewer
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Jane Hawking
Herself Herself   See fewer
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Mary Hawking
Herself Herself   See fewer
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Alexander Kaus
Himself - PhD Student Himself - PhD Student   See fewer
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John McClenahan
Himself - School Friend Himself - School Friend   See fewer
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Don Page
Himself - Stephen's Research Assistant 1976-1979 (as Professor Don Page) Himself - Stephen's Research Assistant 1976-1979 (as Professor Don Page)   See fewer
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Roger Penrose
Himself - Mathematical Physicist (as Sir Roger Penrose) Himself - Mathematical Physicist (as Sir Roger Penrose)   See fewer
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Niki Pidgeon
Herself - Care Assistant Herself - Care Assistant   See fewer
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Paul Shellard
Himself - University of Cambridge (as Professor Paul Shellard) Himself - University of Cambridge (as Professor Paul Shellard)   See fewer
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Kip Thorne
Himself - California Institute of Technology (as Professor Kip Thorne) Himself - California Institute of Technology (as Professor Kip Thorne)   See fewer
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Brian Whitt
Himself - Stephen's PhD Student 1982-1988 (as Dr Brian Whitt) Himself - Stephen's PhD Student 1982-1988 (as Dr Brian Whitt)   See fewer
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Walter Woltosz
Himself (as Walt Woltosz) Himself (as Walt Woltosz)   See fewer
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Jonathan Wood
Himself - Stephen's Graduate Assistant Himself - Stephen's Graduate Assistant   See fewer
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Al Zuckerman
Himself - Literary Agent Himself - Literary Agent   See fewer
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Matthew F. Reyes
Himself (uncredited) Himself (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.3 / 10 | 1,543 votes