Christopher Nolan’s new film is a unique cinematic experience.
Enjoy 5 exclusive minutes of the film Oppenheimer before discovering the film in premium IMAX format and in special 70mm and 35mm formats at the cinema.
The film is based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer by Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin. It is produced by Emma Thomas, Charles Roven and Christopher Nolan for Atlas Entertainment. Oppenheimerwas shot in both 65mm IMAX and classic 65mm. For the first time, you will see entire scenes made up of a mixture of IMAX images and analog black and white photographs.
On the poster of the film we find Cillian Murphy as J. Robert Oppenheimer and Emily Blunt in that of his wife, biologist and botanist Katherine “Kitty” Oppenheimer. The Oscar-winning actor Matt Damon plays General Leslie Groves Jr., director of the Manhattan Project, and Robert Downey Jr. lends his features to Lewis Strauss, one of the founding members of the United States Atomic Energy Commission.
The story takes place in 1942. Convinced that Nazi Germany is developing a nuclear weapon, the United States initiates, in the greatest secrecy, the “Manhattan Project” intended to develop the first atomic bomb in history. To pilot this device, the government hires J. Robert Oppenheimer, a brilliant physicist, who will soon be nicknamed “the father of the atomic bomb”. It is in the ultra-secret laboratory of Los Alamos, in the heart of the New Mexico desert, that the scientist and his team develop a revolutionary weapon whose dizzying consequences continue to weigh on the world today…
Oppenheimerwritten and directed byChristopher Nolanin theaters July 19, 2023
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