The Curious Case of Benjamin Button 2008

'I was born under unusual circumstances.' Based on a fabled short story by F Scott Fitzgerald, The curious case of Benjamin Button chronicles an old man who physically ages backward. At age 50, he falls in love with a 30-year-old woman and then must come to t…
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'I was born under unusual circumstances.' Based on a fabled short story by F Scott Fitzgerald, The curious case of Benjamin Button chronicles an old man who physically ages backward. At age 50, he falls in love with a 30-year-old woman and then must come to terms with the relationship as they literally grow in opposite directions.

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Sexual references and coarse language

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160mins

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  • Curious? Yes. Remarkable? No – The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Review

    Reviewed by Simon Miraudo

    If youth is wasted on the young, then Benjamin Button has it made. He is born an old man, and spends his life aging backwards towards his teenage years, and eventually to a babbling baby boy. He wi...

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Member Reviews

  • Long

  • Terrible don't bother

  • Very slow. Did not hold our attention

  • An intriguing film - a fantasy incredibly compelling and well done. One of the best films of the year!

  • An extraordinary fantasy, with extraordinary acting. Well worth watching.

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