PG | | Adventure, Family
A young girl finding her way around the city and her own life through chess lessons. This is also about being open to all the clues about your life and your options that surround you everyday.
Board for the final chess game was initially turned the wrong way. A white square should always be on the player's right side.
When Max and Isabella are playing the chess game at the end of the movie, there is no way that Isabella could know how many seconds were left on the chess clock before the flag dropped. Chess clocks do not have second hands on them, just a little thing that turns to let you know which clock is running. It does not indicate seconds, however.
The story, all names, characters, and incidents portrayed in this production are fictitious. Although Washington Square Park is real. And you'll find a lot of these chess players there, if you're in the mood to lose five bucks.
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