A final poster for Pawn Sacrifice, the upcoming biography drama movie starring Tobey Maguire as chess player Bobby Fischer:
On the board he fought the Cold War.
In his mind he fought his madness.
“In 1972, Bobby Fischer faced the Soviet Union in the greatest chess match ever played. On the board he fought the Cold War. In his mind he fought his madness.”
Why and how do great chess players become crazy?
The film is directed by Edward Zwick.
Release date: September 16, 2015.