X

Summary “I was born under unusual circumstances.” And so begins The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, adapted from the 1920s story by F. Scott Fitzgerald about a man who is born in his eighties and ages backwards: a man, like any of us, who is unable to stop time. We follow his story, set in New Orleans from the end of World War I in 1918, into t...

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 37 Critic Reviews
70
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 428 User Ratings
7.9
My Score
Hover and click to give a rating Saved

Where to Watch

Summary “I was born under unusual circumstances.” And so begins The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, adapted from the 1920s story by F. Scott Fitzgerald about a man who is born in his eighties and ages backwards: a man, like any of us, who is unable to stop time. We follow his story, set in New Orleans from the end of World War I in 1918, into t...

Where to Watch

Critic Reviews

View All
Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 37 Critic Reviews
70
70% Positive
26 Reviews
27% Mixed
10 Reviews
3% Negative
1 Review

  • All Reviews
  • Positive Reviews
  • Mixed Reviews
  • Negative Reviews

Critic Reviews

View All
Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 37 Critic Reviews
70
70% Positive
26 Reviews
27% Mixed
10 Reviews
3% Negative
1 Review

  • All Reviews
  • Positive Reviews
  • Mixed Reviews
  • Negative Reviews

User Reviews

View All
User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 428 User Ratings
7.9
85% Positive
362 Ratings
11% Mixed
47 Ratings
4% Negative
19 Ratings

  • All Reviews
  • Positive Reviews
  • Mixed Reviews
  • Negative Reviews

User Reviews

View All
User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 428 User Ratings
7.9
85% Positive
362 Ratings
11% Mixed
47 Ratings
4% Negative
19 Ratings

  • All Reviews
  • Positive Reviews
  • Mixed Reviews
  • Negative Reviews

Details

View All
Production Company Warner Bros., Paramount Pictures, The Kennedy/Marshall Company
Release Date Dec 25, 2008
Duration 2 h 46 m
Rating PG-13
Tagline Life isn't measured in minutes, but in moments
Academy Awards, USA
• 3 Wins & 13 Nominations
Golden Globes, USA
5 Nominations
Online Film & Television Association
• 7 Wins & 16 Nominations