Bookworms rejoice! This TV movie which values brains over brawn, even if screenwriter David Titcher's story isn't as smart as his studious protagonist.
Professional student Flynn Carsen (Noah Wyle) in no hurry to graduate, preferring to hopes to spend as long as possibly researching the third-dynasty pyramid his academic mentor installed in a local museum. But the professor kicks Flynn and his multiple degrees out into the cruel world and his mother, Margie (Olympia Dukakis), suggests that it's about time he found gainful employment and a girlfriend. Flynn applies to replace the Metropolitan Public Library's late librarian, Edward Wilde (Kyle MacLachlan), c...