Oppenheimer

Oppenheimer

In the midst of World War II, brilliant physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer is tasked with leading the Manhattan Project, a top-secret initiative to build the world’s first atomic bomb. As the weight of responsibility and the moral implications of his creation bear down on him, Oppenheimer must grapple with the consequences of unleashing such devastating power.

Oppenheimer

Rating: PG-13
Duration: 3 hours
Release date: July 21, 2023
Genre: Thriller
Director: Christopher Nolan
IMDb rating: 8.4

Box Office Collection:

Opening Weekend USA: $114.3 million
Gross USA: $327.2 million
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $854.3 million

Awards:

AwardCategoryNominee(s)Result
Academy AwardsBest PictureChristopher Nolan, Emma ThomasNominated
Academy AwardsBest DirectorChristopher NolanNominated
Academy AwardsBest Adapted ScreenplayChristopher Nolan, Kai Bird, Martin J. SherwinNominated
Academy AwardsBest CinematographyHoyte van HoytemaNominated
Academy AwardsBest Production DesignNathan Crowley, Kathy LucasNominated
Academy AwardsBest Film EditingJennifer LameNominated
Academy AwardsBest SoundGary Rydstrom, Mark Weingarten, Michael Babcock, Christopher Scarabosio, Michael KellerNominated
Academy AwardsBest Original ScoreLudwig GöranssonNominated
Golden Globe AwardsBest Motion Picture – DramaChristopher Nolan, Emma ThomasNominated
Golden Globe AwardsBest Director – Motion PictureChristopher NolanNominated
Golden Globe AwardsBest Screenplay – Motion PictureChristopher Nolan, Kai Bird, Martin J. SherwinNominated
Golden Globe AwardsBest Actor – Motion Picture – DramaCillian MurphyNominated
Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureCillian Murphy, Emily Blunt, Matt Damon, Robert Downey Jr., Florence Pugh, Benny Safdie, Michael Angarano, Josh HartnettNominated
BAFTA AwardsBest FilmChristopher Nolan, Emma ThomasNominated
BAFTA AwardsBest DirectorChristopher NolanNominated
BAFTA AwardsBest Adapted ScreenplayChristopher Nolan, Kai Bird, Martin J. SherwinNominated
BAFTA AwardsBest CinematographyHoyte van HoytemaNominated
BAFTA AwardsBest Production DesignNathan Crowley, Kathy LucasNominated
BAFTA AwardsBest EditingJennifer LameNominated
BAFTA AwardsBest SoundGary Rydstrom, Mark Weingarten, Michael Babcock, Christopher Scarabosio, Michael KellerNominated
BAFTA AwardsBest Original MusicLudwig GöranssonNominated

Casts:

NameRole
Cillian MurphyJ. Robert Oppenheimer
Emily BluntKatherine “Kitty” Oppenheimer
Matt DamonGeneral Leslie Groves Jr.
Robert Downey Jr.Lewis Strauss
Florence PughJean Tatlock
Benny SafdieEdward Teller
Michael AngaranoRobert Serber
Josh HartnettErnest Lawrence

Writer and Director:

NameRole
Christopher NolanWriter & Director