Flowers for Algernon
Last month, Charlie Gordon couldn't read. Now he's quoting Shakespeare. Can the medical miracle that changed his life help him understand the meaning of love? Feb. 20, 2000 Canada, USA 120 Min. TV-PG
Charlie Gordon is mentally handicapped and all he wants in life is to be a genius. When he gets picked for experimental surgery it looks like his dream may finally come true. But the surgery has side effects that could could kill Charlie. Can Charlie survive being just plain old “Charlie Gordon” and will his newfound romance survive this test of character?
Original title Flowers for Algernon
IMDb Rating 6.7 1,427 votes
TMDb Rating 5.5 15 votes