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A Beautiful Mind (2001) is an American biographical drama film directed by Ron Howard. It's to some extent based on mathematician and Nobel laureate John Forbes Nash Jr.'s life. The film stars Russell Crowe as John Nash, Ed Harris as William Parcher and Jennifer Connelly as Alicia Nash. Nash feels followed by Soviet agents after beginning to work on secret cryptographic tasks during the Cold War.

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Which board game does Nash play in the movie "A Beautiful Mind"? [closed]

In the movie A Beautiful Mind, around the 9th minute, what is the name of the game they play? Why is Nash so surprised at losing this game?