Nobel Son (2007)

Director
Randall Miller

Main cast
Alan Rickman; Bryan Greenberg; Mary Steenburgen; Shawn Hatosy; Danny DeVito

Genres
Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Description
Soon after his insufferably arrogant father (Alan Rickman) wins the Nobel Prize for chemistry, Barkley Michaelson (Bryan Greenberg) is kidnapped by Thaddeus James (Shawn Hatosy), a young genius who claims to be Barkley's illegitimate half-brother. Motivated not so much by money as revenge, Thaddeus tries to convince Barkley to help him carry out a multimillion-dollar extortion plot against their patriarch.


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