Wired to Win
Wired to Win (2005)

"Wired to Win" explores the ability of the human brain to overcome adversity, accomplish the near-impossible and power us to victory and success in life. The film studies of the various aspects of the human brain and its ability… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 1, 2005
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Critic Score: 63% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Michelle Hiskey
Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The spectacular scenery, vibrant colors and dangerous speed of the Tour de France provide the perfect raw material for Imax filmmaking.

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Wesley Morris
Boston Globe

Take comfort, fogies -- according to 'Wired, the brain never stops learning.

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Ross Anthony
Hollywood Report Card

This story marries together two seemingly distinct subjects: the Tour de France and the science of the brain. It's a marriage that seems somewhat contrived, but it works.

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Philip Wuntch
Dallas Morning News

The mental and physical coordination is a feat that any golf, football, tennis player, et al., can relate to. But its impact is magnified on the IMAX screen.

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Cherryl Dawson and Leigh Ann Palone

The graphics and facts about the brain are interesting, but it always feels like they are interrupting the action to bring you the commercials that are paying for the show to be on the big screen.

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David Elliott
San Diego Union-Tribune

The sense of speed, the thrill of competition and the awful awareness of danger are intense and unremitting.

Ronnie Scheib

The execution fails to entirely flesh out the conceit.

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Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

Offers a nice visual overview of the Tour, but doesn't quite work either as an insightful portrait of its competitors or as a science lesson.

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