From a young age Magnus Carlsen had aspirations of becoming a champion chess player. While many players seek out an intensely rigid environment to hone their skills, Magnus’ brilliance shines brightest when surrounded by his loving and supportive family. Through an extensive amount of archival footage and home movies, director Benjamin Ree reveals this young man’s unusual and rapid trajectory to the pinnacle of the chess world. This film allows the audience to not only peek inside this isolated community but also witness the maturation of a modern genius.Magnus featuring Magnus Carlsen and Viswanathan Anand is free on Tubi, free on VUDU, streaming with subscription on Hoopla, and 5 others. It's a documentary movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (1,775 votes) and was well received by critics.
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Available to watch free online (Tubi & Vudu).
Available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla).
Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).
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Magnus has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (1,775 votes) and was well received by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.