Dev Patel, right, plays an “ill-educated Indian clerk” who has been brought to England by a mathematician, played by Jeremy Irons, left, who recognizes the young man’s knack for pure mathematics as well as his disdain for traditional, rigorous proofs.
Dev Patel, right, plays an “ill-educated Indian clerk” who has been brought to England by a mathematician, played by Jeremy Irons, left, who recognizes the young man’s knack for pure mathematics as well as his disdain for traditional, rigorous proofs. IFC Films
Dev Patel, right, plays an “ill-educated Indian clerk” who has been brought to England by a mathematician, played by Jeremy Irons, left, who recognizes the young man’s knack for pure mathematics as well as his disdain for traditional, rigorous proofs. IFC Films

Movie review: ‘The Man Who Knew Infinity’ is a math-nerd valentine

May 12, 2016 11:00 AM