The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

2008

David Fincher
Director
Paramount
Production Company
Warner Brothers
Production Company

While Benjamin Button gets younger, those around him get older.

Fincher channels Spielberg and Bob Zemeckis in this love and death whimsical tale. Interesting but not compelling until the last two minutes. The ladies, Swinton, Henson and Blanchett, steal it.



25th December 2008
Cinema






6th February 2009
Cinema






5th May 2009
Blu-Ray



165 mins


(Two-Disc Special Edition)
5th May 2009
DVD



165 mins





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Cate Blanchett
Daisy
Julia Ormond
Caroline
Faune A. Chambers
Dorothy Baker
Elias Koteas
Monsieur Gateau
Donna DuPlantier
Blanche Devereux
Jacob Tolano
Martin Gateau
Earl Maddox
Man at Train Station
Ed Metzger
Teddy Roosevelt
Jason Flemyng
Thomas Button
Danny Vinson
Priest Giving Last Rites
David Jensen
Doctor at Benjamin's Birth
Joeanna Sayler
Caroline Button
Taraji P. Henson
Queenie
Mahershala Ali
Tizzy
Fiona Hale
Mrs. Hollister
Patrick Thomas O'Brien
Dr. Rose
Danny Nelson
General Winston
Marion Zinser
Mrs. Horton
Peter Donald Badalamenti
Benjamin 1928-31
Paula Gray
Sybil Wagner
Lance E. Nichols
Preacher
Rampai Mohadi
Ngunda Oti
Troi Bechet
Filamena Gilea
Phyllis Somerville
Grandma Fuller
Elle Fanning
Daisy - Age 7
Ted Manson
Mr. Daws
Clay Cullen
Young Mr. Daws
Edith Ivey
Mrs. Maple
Robert Towers
Benjamin 1932-34
Jared Harris
Captain Mike
Sonya Leslie-Shepherd
Daisy's Nurse
Yasmine Abriel
Prostitute with Benjamin
Madisen Beaty
Daisy - Age 10
Tom Everett
Benjamin 1935-37
Don Creech
Prentiss Mayes
Joshua DesRoches
Rick Brody
Christopher Maxwell
Vic Brody
Richmond Arquette
John Grimm
Josh Stewart
Pleasant Curtis
Brad Pitt
Benjamin Button
Ilia Volok
Russian Interpreter
Tilda Swinton
Elizabeth Abbott
David Ross Paterson
Walter Abbott
Taren Cunningham
Young Elizabeth Abbott
Myrton Running Wolf
Dennis Smith
Stephen Taylor
Sailor
Devyn A. Tyler
Queenie's Daughter - Age 14
Adrian Armas
David
Wilbur Fitzgerald
TV Reporter
Ashley Nolan
Woman Doctor
Louis Herthum
Man at Caroline's Party
Katta Hules
Caroline - Age 12
Rus Blackwell
Robert Williams
Joel Bissonnette
David Hernandez
Deneen Tyler
Queenie's Daughter - Age 40
Simone-Elise Girard
Parisian woman
Jeffrey Scott Jones
Submarine Gunner
Naima Imani Lett
Madame at whorehouse