The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (movie) released

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button is a 2008 American fantasy drama film, loosely based on the 1921 short story of the same name written by F. Scott Fitzgerald.

The film was directed by David Fincher, written by Eric Roth and Robin Swicord, and stars Brad Pitt and Cate Blanchett. The film was released in the United States on December 25, 2008.

The film received thirteen Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor for Pitt, and Best Supporting Actress for Taraji P. Henson. It won three Oscars for Art Direction, Makeup, and Visual Effects.