The Theory of Everything

A look at the true story of the life of the world famous physicist Stephen Hawking and his wife Jane. Whilst studying at Cambridge in the 1960’s Stephen is a promising up and coming physicist who has a theory toshow what happened at the beginning of time, he also meets and falls in love with Jane who he later marries. At the age of 21 Stephen is diagnosed with an irreversible illness that will eventually kill him, his movements become limited to the point of becoming wheelchair bound and he eventually looses his voice and is unable to do anything other than think. This story shows the trails and hardships of living with a terrible illness and the impact it has on those around you but it also shows how love transcends over space and time.

Director: James Marsh

Actors: Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Charlie Cox, Simon McBurney, David Thewlis, Emily Watson

Year: 2014

Length: 123 Minutes

Classification: PG13+ Mild themes

Rating:★★★½☆

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