The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)

Life isn't measured in minutes, but in moments.

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Summary

Born under unusual circumstances, Benjamin Button springs into being as an elderly man in a New Orleans nursing home and ages in reverse. Twelve years after his birth, he meets Daisy, a child who flits in and out of his life as she grows up to be a dancer. Though he has all sorts of unusual adventures over the course of his life, it is his relationship with Daisy, and the hope that they will come together at the right time, that drives Benjamin forward.

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  • Cate Blanchett

    as Daisy Fuller
  • Brad Pitt

    as Benjamin Button
  • Tilda Swinton

    as Elizabeth Abbott
  • Julia Ormond

    as Caroline Fuller
  • Elle Fanning

    as Daisy Age 7
  • Madisen Beaty

    as Daisy Age 10
  • Jason Flemyng

    as Thomas Button
  • Elias Koteas

    as Monsieur Gateau
  • Taraji P. Henson

    as Queenie
  • Josh Stewart

    as Pleasant Curtis
  • Faune A. Chambers

    as Dorothy Baker
  • Donna DuPlantier

    as Blanche Devereux
  • Jacob Tolano

    as Martin Gateau
  • Ed Metzger

    as Teddy Roosevelt
  • Danny Vinson

    as Priest Giving Last Rites
  • David Jensen

    as Doctor at Benjamin's Birth
  • Joeanna Sayler

    as Caroline Button
  • Rus Blackwell

    as Robert Williams
  • Mahershala Ali

    as Tizzy Weathers
  • Adrian Armas

    as David
  • Phyllis Somerville

    as Grandma Fuller
  • Lance E. Nichols

    as Preacher
  • David Ross Paterson

    as Walter Abbott
  • Fiona Hale

    as Mrs. Hollister
  • Marion Zinser

    as Mrs. Horton
  • Edith Ivey

    as Mrs. Maple
  • Patrick Thomas O'Brien

    as Dr. Rose
  • Ted Manson

    as Mr. Daws
  • Clay Cullen

    as Young Mr. Daws
  • Peter Donald Badalamenti II

    as Benjamin 1928-31
  • Paula Gray

    as Sybil Wagner
  • Jared Harris

    as Captain Mike
  • Earl Maddox

    as Man at Train Station
  • Bianca Chiminello

    as Ballerina Who Ties Up Shoelace (uncredited)
  • Emma Degerstedt

    as Ballet Dancer (uncredited)
  • Megan Brown

    as Woman Kissing Benjamin (uncredited)
  • Clay Chamberlin

    as The Grumpy Sailor (uncredited)
  • Chandler Canterbury

    as Benjamin Age 8
Writing Eric Roth Screenplay
Production Kathleen Kennedy Producer
Production Frank Marshall Producer
Sound Alexandre Desplat Original Music Composer
Art Victor J. Zolfo Set Decoration
Directing David Fincher Director
Production Ceán Chaffin Producer
Production Laray Mayfield Casting
Sound Ren Klyce Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Ren Klyce Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Costume & Make-Up Donna O'Neal Set Costumer
Art Michele Laliberte Art Direction
Crew Tim Monich Dialect Coach
Editing Angus Wall Editor
Art Donald Graham Burt Production Design
Art Randy Moore Art Direction
Crew Ryal Cosgrove Special Effects Coordinator
Writing F. Scott Fitzgerald Novel
Art Freddy Waff Leadman
Costume & Make-Up Greg Cannom Makeup Effects Designer
Camera Claudio Miranda Director of Photography
Art Tom Reta Supervising Art Director
Crew Burt Dalton Special Effects Coordinator
Costume & Make-Up Colleen Callaghan Hairstylist
Crew Michelle Johnston Choreographer
Crew Philippe Montel Transportation Coordinator
Crew Dan Abrams CG Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Jacqueline West Costume Design
Art Scott Plauche Art Direction
Editing Kirk Baxter Editor
Art Kelly Curley Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Claire Hedlund Set Costumer
Sound John Roesch Foley
Crew Mickey Giacomazzi Stunt Coordinator
Camera Merrick Morton Still Photographer
Production William Doyle Location Manager
Art Aaron Haye Assistant Art Director
Costume & Make-Up Donna Chance Set Costumer
Crew Marc Désourdy Stunt Coordinator
Costume & Make-Up Diane Simard Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Betsy Glick Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Jennifer Kamrath Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Linda Gardar Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Jean Ann Black Makeup Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Cheryl Beasley Blackwell Costume Supervisor
Visual Effects Andy Foster Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Nathan McGuinness Senior Visual Effects Supervisor
Art Chere Theriot Art Department Coordinator
Art Lorrie Campbell Set Designer
Visual Effects Robin L. D'Arcy Visual Effects Producer
Art Tammy S. Lee Set Designer
Art Clint Wallace Set Designer
Art David Keith Broome Greensman
Art Randall D. Wilkins Set Designer
Sound Gwendolyn Yates Whittle ADR Supervisor
Crew Judith M. Brown Studio Teachers
Sound Michael Semanick Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art Vincent Gingras-Liberali Assistant Art Director
Art Félix Larivière-Charron Assistant Art Director
Art Jonas Kirk Construction Coordinator
Costume & Make-Up Jay Cheng Set Costumer
Sound Richard Quinn Dialogue Editor
Art Hope M. Parrish Property Master
Art Masako Masuda Set Designer
Sound Joe E. Rand Music Editor
Production David Ross McCarty Location Manager
Art Michael A. Johnson Leadman
Visual Effects Thomas Nittmann Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Edson Williams Visual Effects Supervisor
Lighting John Lewin Gaffer
Directing Sharron Reynolds Script Supervisor
Art Nithya Shrinivasan Assistant Art Director
Art J. Bryan Holloway Sculptor
Art Kenneth Garrett Sculptor
Sound Alyson Dee Moore Foley
Visual Effects Craig Barron Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Ken Rogerson Visual Effects Producer
Camera Pete Romano Underwater Camera
Crew Mohsen Eletreby Visual Effects Editor
Art Ryan Heck Set Designer
Visual Effects Jon Grinberg Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Matt McDonald Visual Effects Supervisor
Art Marvin Salsberg Construction Foreman
Art Doris Simard Art Department Coordinator
Costume & Make-Up Donna Spahn Hairstylist
Crew Tommy Tancharoen Transportation Coordinator
Costume & Make-Up Yolanda Mercadel Hairstylist
Sound David Parker Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art Michael Arena Greensman
Editing Adam Ohl Digital Intermediate
Crew Kosta Saric Visual Effects Editor
Crew Réal Hamel Picture Car Coordinator
Costume & Make-Up Natasha Ladek Wigmaker
Art Jane Wuu Set Designer
Costume & Make-Up John Jack Curtin Hairstylist
Sound Marilyn McCoppen ADR Editor
Crew Chris Gallaher Makeup Effects
Crew Christopher Dooly Makeup Effects
Art Scott C. Bivona Greensman
Costume & Make-Up Beatrice De Alba Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Susan V. Kalinowski Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Donita Miller Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Jessica Anderson Crocker Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Fionagh Cush Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Elaine L. Offers Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Paige Reeves Makeup Artist
Crew Will Huff Makeup Effects
Crew Brian A. Jones Makeup Effects
Crew Mark Nieman Makeup Effects
Crew Alexei O'Brien Makeup Effects
Crew Art Pimentel Makeup Effects
Crew Marie Régimbald Makeup Effects
Crew Kazuhiro Tsuji Makeup Effects
Production Marc A. Hammer Production Supervisor
Art Lisa D. DiSanto Art Department Coordinator
Art Stuart John Construction Foreman
Art Jeff Brown Greensman
Art Robert Joy Greensman
Art Dylan La Frenière Greensman
Crew Pavel Pesta Scenic Artist
Art Véronique Piché Greensman
Art David Lee Toth Greensman
Crew Claire Hassig Scenic Artist
Sound Malcolm Fife Sound Effects Editor
Sound E. Larry Oatfield Sound Effects Editor
Crew Jim Kundig Animatronic and Prosthetic Effects
Crew Karl Denham CG Supervisor
Crew Jonathan Litt CG Supervisor
Crew Victor Lizarraga CG Supervisor
Visual Effects Lisa Beroud Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Samantha Mabie-Tuinstra Visual Effects Producer
Crew Brian David Miller Visual Effects Editor
Visual Effects Tomas Pereira Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Ryan Zuttermeister Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Jason Schugardt Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Tim Hawkins Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Eric Barba Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Paul Griffin Animation Supervisor
Visual Effects Piotr Karwas Animation Supervisor
Visual Effects Steve Preeg Animation Supervisor
Camera Kim Marks Camera Operator
Lighting Peter Mathys Rigging Gaffer
Costume & Make-Up Carrie Arakaki Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Christine L. Cantella Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Naomi Gathmann Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Nino Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Shelli Nishino Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up John H. Smith Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Rachel A. Walker Set Costumer
Sound Marie Ebbing Music Editor
Crew Valérie Binette Transportation Coordinator
Crew Tim Woods Picture Car Coordinator
Crew Joel Goldes Dialect Coach
Production Gene Strange Production Accountant
Visual Effects Hugo Dominguez Visual Effects
Editing Brent Joseph Assistant Editor
Visual Effects Anthony Rizzo Animation
Sound Mark Weingarten Sound Mixer

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