About

In 2003, Harvard undergrad Mark Zuckerberg creates a social networking site called Facebook with the help of his friend Eduardo Saverin. Though it turns out to be a successful venture, he severs ties with several people along the way.

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Directed by

David Fincher

Written by

Aaron Sorkin (Screenplay)
Ben Mezrich (Novel)

Runtime

121 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

You don't get to 500 million friends without making a few enemies.

Cast

Keywords

based on novel or book twins based on a true story arrogance hacker historical fiction hacking social media frat party creator social network harvard university legal drama entrepreneur intellectual property facebook deposition young entrepreneur boat racing

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Lists

#34 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#3 on The 50 best films of the decade so far The Dissolve

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

#27 on The 21st Century’s 100 greatest films BBC

Awards

Oscar for Best Achievement in Film Editing Kirk Baxter

Oscar for Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Trent Reznor Atticus Ross

Oscar for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Cinematography Jeff Cronenweth