- 1 hr 2 min
Codebreaker is a 2001 British historical drama. The film shows mathematician Alan Turing looking back on his life through a series of conversations with his psychiatrist. Turing was a brilliant mathematician who helped the British crack the German code during the Second World War. The work he did during the war became the blueprint for the modern computer, and he is widely considered the father of the computer age. Turing, who was also homosexual, was hounded by the British government for his personal life after the war.