Academy Awards

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Studio: Paramount
Release Date: December 25, 2008
Domestic Gross: $127,509,326
Prod. Budget: $150 million
Running Time: 168 mins.
Genre: Fantasy Drama
MPAA: PG-13 (brief war violence, sexual content, language and smoking)

Academy Awards Nominations

Picture: Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall and Cean Chaffin
Director: David Fincher
Actor: Brad Pitt
Supporting Actress: Taraji P. Henson
Adapted Screenplay: Screenplay by Eric Roth. Screen story by Eric Roth and Robin Swicord.
Editing: Kirk Baxter and Angus Wall
Cinematography: Claudio Miranda
Art Direction (WIN): Donald Graham Burt (Art Direction); Victor J. Zolfo (Set Decoration)
Costume Design: Jacqueline West
Makeup (WIN): Greg Cannom
Visual Effects (WIN): Eric Barba, Steve Preeg, Burt Dalton and Craig Barron
Sound: David Parker, Michael Semanick, Ren Klyce and Mark Weingarten
Original Score: Alexandre Desplat

Total Nominations: 13
Total Wins: 3

View All 2008 Nominees

2008 Nominee Box Office Breakdown

Period Dates Gross % of Total Theaters
Pre-Nom up to 1/22/09 $104,388,850 81.9% 2,988
Post-Nom 1/22–2/22/09 $19,822,756 15.5% 2,263
Post-Award after 2/22/09 $3,297,720 2.6% 754
Total Gross - $127,509,326 100% 2,988

> View Full Movie Info and Box Office Breakdowns...

Acadamy Award(s)® and Oscar(s)® are registered trademarks of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences