Oppenheimer (2023): FYC

Oppenheimer FYC cast plot facts screenplay


Plot, cast, facts and script from the 2023 movie written by Christopher Nolan.

Here's what we have on "Oppenheimer"... the extraordinary biopic starring Cillian Murphy as the iconic J. Robert Oppenheimer, the "Father of the Atomic Bomb." And, you can also read and download the screenplay, here, at 8FLiX.

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"Oppenheimer" Plot Summary.

Written and directed by Christopher Nolan, OPPENHEIMER explores the enigmatic man who must risk destroying the world in order to save it.

The film stars Cillian Murphy as J. Robert Oppenheimer and Emily Blunt as his wife, biologist and botanist Katherine "Kitty" Oppenheimer. Oscar® winner Matt Damon portrays General Leslie Groves Jr., director of the Manhattan Project, and Robert Downey, Jr. plays Lewis Strauss, a founding commissioner of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission.

The film is based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer by Kai Bird and the late Martin J. Sherwin. Universal Pictures

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Notable Cast
Cillian MurphyCillian Murphy...J. Robert Oppenheimer
Emily BluntEmily Blunt...Kitty Oppenheimer
Robert Downey JrRobert Downey Jr....Lewis Strauss
Alden EhrenreichAlden Ehrenreich...Senate Aide
Scott GrimesScott Grimes...Counsel
Jason ClarkeJason Clarke...Roger Robb
Kurt KoehlerKurt Koehler...Thomas Morgan
Tony GoldwynTony Goldwyn...Gordon Gray
John GowansJohn Gowans...Ward Evans
Macon BlairMacon Blair...Lloyd Garrison
James D'ArcyJames D'Arcy...Patrick Blackett
Kenneth BranaghKenneth Branagh...Niels Bohr
Harry GroenerHarry Groener...Senator McGee
Gregory JbaraGregory Jbara...Chairman Magnuson
Ted KingTed King...Senator Bartlett
Tim DeKayTim DeKay...Senator Pastore
Steven HouskaSteven Houska...Senator Scott
Tom ContiTom Conti...Albert Einstein
David KrumholtzDavid Krumholtz...Isidor Rabi
Petrie WillinkPetrie Willink...Dutch Student
Matthias SchweighöferMatthias Schweighöfer...Werner Heisenberg
Josh HartnettJosh Hartnett...Ernest Lawrence
Alex WolffAlex Wolff...Luis Alvarez
Josh ZuckermanJosh Zuckerman...Rossi Lomanitz
Rory KeaneRory Keane...Hartland Snyder
Michael AngaranoMichael Angarano...Robert Serber
Dylan ArnoldDylan Arnold...Frank Oppenheimer
Emma DumontEmma Dumont...Jackie Oppenheimer
Florence PughFlorence Pugh...Jean Tatlock
Sadie StrattonSadie Stratton...Mary Washburn
Jefferson HallJefferson Hall...Haakon Chevalier
Britt KyleBritt Kyle...Barbara Chevalier
Guy BurnetGuy Burnet...George Eltenton
Tom JenkinsTom Jenkins...Richard Tolman
Matthew ModineMatthew Modine...Vannevar Bush
Louise LombardLouise Lombard...Ruth Tolman
David DastmalchianDavid Dastmalchian...William Borden
Michael Andrew BakerMichael Andrew Baker...Joe Volpe
Jeff HephnerJeff Hephner...Congressman
Matt DamonMatt Damon...Leslie Groves


Notable Wins
Golden Globe AwardGolden Globe, USA...Best Director, Motion Picture
Christopher Nolan
Golden Globe AwardGolden Globe, USA...Best Motion Picture, Drama
Golden Globe AwardGolden Globe, USA...Best Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role in Any Motion Picture
Robert Downey Jr.
Golden Globe AwardGolden Globe, USA...Best Original Score, Motion Picture
Ludwig Göransson
Golden Globe AwardGolden Globe, USA...Best Performance by a Male Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
Cillian Murphy


Writing Team
Christopher NolanChristopher Nolan...Screenplay (adapted)
Martin SherwinMartin Sherwin...Writer (novel)
Kai BirdKai Bird...Writer (novel)

Box Office Data

(2024) U.S. Dollars (as of 01.09.2024)
Budget ... $100,000,000
Opening weekend ... $82,455,420
Gross (US & Canada) ... $326,105,870
Gross (World) ... $952,039,870


Oppenheimer poster with Cillian Murphy


Additional Content
Cast Photos ... IMDb
Box Office ... IMDb Pro
Poster ... Official Site
Studio ... Universal

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