PAWN SACRIFICE

By Ed ZWICK

LIONSGATE - as SALES All rights, World

Drama - Completed 2013


    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • Drama, Biography
    • Countries
    • USA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Director(s)
    • Ed ZWICK
    • Writer(s)
    • Steven KNIGHT
    • Producer(s)
    • Gail KATZ, Tobey MAGUIRE, Ed ZWICK
    • Synopsis
    • Set in the height of the Cold War, PAWN SACRIFICE is the gripping and inspiring true story of American chess legend Bobby Fischer as he battles his own demons while single-handedly taking on arch-rival Boris Spassky, reigning world champion and figurehead of the Russian chess machine. "The Match of the Century” is a battle of superpowers, complete with political intrigue and psychological warfare – with the whole world watching.
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