Oppenheimer movie production status is currently Post-Production
July 23, 2022 • Filming completed; editing of shot film; music composition and recordings, as well as sound and visual effects being added
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Plot: What's the story about?
Story of J. Robert Oppenheimer and the creation of the atomic bomb.
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Who stars in Oppenheimer: Cast List
Cillian Murphy ... J. Robert Oppenheimer
Robert Downey Jr. ... Lewis Strauss
Avengers: Endgame, Iron Man 3
Matt Damon ... Gen. Leslie Groves Jr.
Thor: Love and Thunder, Untitled Whitey Bulger Project
Emily Blunt ... Katherine “Kitty” Oppenheimer
Gnomeo and Juliet, The Fall Guy
Florence Pugh ... Jean Tatlock
Puss in Boots: The Last Wish, A Good Person
Amsterdam, Night at the Museum
Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret, Stars at Noon
Josh Hartnett ... Ernest Lawrence
Operation Fortune: Ruse de guerre, 6 Below: Miracle on the Mountain
Cocaine Bear, Fair Play
Harold and Kumar: Escape from Guantanamo Bay, I Saw the Light
A Haunting in Venice, Death on the Nile
The Last Voyage of the Demeter, The Suicide Squad
Who's making Oppenheimer: Crew List
A look at the Oppenheimer behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Christopher Nolan last directed Tenet and Dunkirk. The film's writer Christopher Nolan last wrote Tenet and Dunkirk.
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Production: What we know about Oppenheimer?
- Described by Universal as an "epic thriller that thrusts audiences into the pulse-pounding paradox of the enigmatic man who must risk destroying the world in order to save it (12/9/2021).”
- Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book “American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer” by Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin.
- A release is pegged for either late 2023 or 2024 (Variety, 9/19/2021).
- Filming will begin in the first quarter of 2022 (Variety, 9/19/2021).
- 2022 - July: The film was set to Post-Production status.
- 2022 - February: The film was set to Production status.
Began production this week.
- 2022 - February: The film was set to Pre-Production status.
Principal photography has started
- 2021 - October: The film was set to Pre-Production status.
Production will start in early 2022
- 2021 - September: The film was set to Development status.