Oppenheimer is an upcoming historical drama film written and directed by Christopher Nolan. It is based on the 2005 biography American Prometheus by Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin about J. Robert Oppenheimer, a theoretical physicist who was pivotal in developing the first nuclear weapons as part of the Manhattan Project and thereby ushering in the Atomic Age.
The film stars Cillian Murphy as Oppenheimer, with a supporting ensemble cast including Emily Blunt, Matt Damon, Robert Downey Jr., Florence Pugh, Josh Hartnett, Casey Affleck, Rami Malek, and Kenneth Branagh.
Oppenheimer is scheduled to be released in the United States on July 21, 2023.
Here are some things you need to know before watching the movie:
- Oppenheimer was a brilliant scientist who made major contributions to the development of the atomic bomb.
- He was also a complex and troubled man who struggled with the moral implications of his work.
- The film is expected to be a visually stunning and thought-provoking exploration of the Atomic Age.
If you’re a history buff or science enthusiast, Oppenheimer is a must-see film. It’s a powerful and important story that will stay with you long after you’ve seen it.