Drama about the founders of Facebook, directed by David Fincher (Zodiac, Fight Club) and starring Jesse Eisenberg (The Squid and... More
Drama about the founders of Facebook, directed by David Fincher (Zodiac, Fight Club) and starring Jesse Eisenberg (The Squid and the Whale) as Mark Zuckerberg. Based on the book The Accidental Billionaires by Ben Mezrich.
Nowadays, Facebook has over 500 million members, is valued at $US 16 billion and has changed the way people interact worldwide. Here the story focuses on the company's origins – in Harvard college dorm rooms – and how overnight success and wealth impacted on Facebook's founders.
Justin Timberlake plays Sean Parker, the Napster co-founder who became Facebook's founding president; and Andrew Garfield plays Eduardo Saverin, the Facebook co-founder who fell out with Zuckerberg.
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- Award winner
- Winner for Best Screenplay, Editing and Score at the 2011 Academy Awards. Winner for Best Director, Adapted Screenplay and Editing at the 2011 BAFTA Awards. Winner for Best Film (Drama), Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Score at the 2011 Golden Globes.
- M, contains offensive language
- Drama, True Story & Biography
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