American Genius (2015)


Genre: Documentary , History

Plot: History's greatest minds have always known that to change the world, you have to take out the competition. American Genius chronicles the competitions in innovation that pitted history’s brightest minds against each other in the race to lay claim to the future. From Steve Jobs vs. Bill Gates to the Wright Brothers vs. Glen Curtiss, each episode of the show focuses on a specific rivalry, delving into the fierce power struggles, deceit, fluke timing, and raw ambition out of which innovation was born. Iconic masterminds pushed themselves to the limits of human genius, overcoming equally brilliant and ruthless competitors to turn history’s greatest ideas into reality. Read More



Episode 8: Edison vs. Tesla
Episode 7: Oppenheimer vs. Heisenberg
Episode 6: Colt vs. Wesson
Episode 5: Space Race
Episode 4: Hearst vs. Pulitzer
Episode 3: Farnsworth vs. Sarnoff
Episode 2: Wright Brothers vs. Curtiss
Episode 1: Jobs vs. Gates