The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Title: The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Release: 2008

Rating: 7.8

Language: English, Russian, French

Country: USA

Runtime: 166

Genre: Action,Drama,Fantasy,Romance

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Release 2008
Rating 7.8
Language English, Russian, French
Country USA
Runtime 166
Genre Action,Drama,Fantasy,Romance



On the day that Hurricane Katrina hits New Orleans, elderly Daisy Williams (nee Fuller) is on her deathbed in a New Orleans hospital. At her side is her adult daughter, Caroline. Daisy asks Caroline to read to her aloud the diary of Daisy's lifelong friend, Benjamin Button. Benjamin's diary recounts his entire extraordinary life, the primary unusual aspect of which was his aging backwards, being diagnosed with several aging diseases at birth and thus given little chance of survival, but who does survive and gets younger with time. Abandoned by his biological father, Thomas Button, after Benjamin's biological mother died in childbirth, Benjamin was raised by Queenie, a black woman and caregiver at a seniors home. Daisy's grandmother was a resident at that home, which is where she first met Benjamin. Although separated through the years, Daisy and Benjamin remain in contact throughout their lives, reconnecting in their forties when in age they finally match up. Some of the revelations ...

Director :

David Fincher

Writer :

Eric Roth (screenplay), Eric Roth (story), Robin Swicord (story), F. Scott Fitzgerald (short story)

Actors :

... Daisy Fuller

... Benjamin Button

... Elizabeth Abbott

... Caroline Fuller

... Daisy Age 7

... Daisy Age 10

... Thomas Button