Stirring adaptation of Daniel Keyes' novel stars Matthew Modine as Charlie Gordon, a sweet-natured 37-year-old mentally challenged man who is chosen for an experimental brain operation to increase intelligence. The procedure is a success, but, in an ironic twist of fate, Charlie's newfound genius leads him to discover a flaw in the theory that made his advanced I.Q. possible. With Kelli Williams, Ron Rifkin, Bonnie Bedelia. 91 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English.