Disregard Uri's childhood and the scene that is set at the Olympic Games 2000 in Sydney, 4 years after the movie's release, the main part of the movie is set in the time period 1969 (his first performance)-1974 (the US government experiments. Uri's marriage with Hannah is set in 1979.
I'm Uri Geller. Yes, I am the real Uri Geller.
The name of the "Stanford Research Institute" in Menlo Park, California, in which the experiments on Uri's talents were done in the 1970s is named "Stanton" in the movie.