Oppenheimer – it will be the longest film of Christopher Nolan’s career. The director confirms
Oppenheimer is based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book of the same name. The production tells the story of J. Robert Oppenheimer, the head of the Manhattan Project, who contributed to the creation of the first atomic bomb.
For some time there have been rumors about the long duration of production. For now, there is still no confirmation of these reports, but the director himself, Christopher Nolan, announced that it will be his longest film in his career. It means that Oppenheimer will be longer than 2 hours and 49 minutes, because that’s how long it lasted Interstellar, Nolan’s longest film to date. According to previous reports, the length of the film is expected to be around three hours.
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Oppenheimer – cast
Cillian Murphy plays the title role. Also in the cast are Emily Blunt as Katherine “Kitty” Oppenheimer, Matt Damon as Leslie Groves, Robert Downey Jr. as Lewis Strauss, Florence Pugh as Jean Tatlock, Rami Malek, Benny Safdie as Edward Teller, Josh Hartnett as Ernest Lawrence, Dane DeHaan, Jack Quaid, Matthew Modine, Dylan Arnold as Frank Oppenheimer, Olli Haaskivi, Alden Ehrenreich, David Krumholtz, Michael Angarano as Robert Serber, Gary Oldman, Alex Wolff, Olivia Thirlby and Kenneth Branagh.
Oppenheimer – The premiere in cinemas will take place in July 2023.