Oppenheimer Movie

Oppenheimer movie poster

Who's Involved:

Emily Blunt, Florence Pugh, Cillian Murphy, Robert Downey Jr., Charles Roven, Tony Goldwyn, Rami Malek, Matthew Modine, Emma Thomas, Benny Safdie, Matt Damon, Dane DeHaan, Kenneth Branagh, Alden Ehrenreich, Christopher Nolan, Josh Hartnett, David Krumholtz, David Dastmalchian, Jack Quaid

Release Date:

Friday, July 21, 2023 Nationwide

some sexuality, nudity and language
Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Buy / Rent

Plot: What's the story about?

Story of J. Robert Oppenheimer and the creation of the atomic bomb.

4.64 / 5 stars (14 users)

Poll: Will you see Oppenheimer?

Who stars in Oppenheimer: Cast List

... J. Robert Oppenheimer

A Quiet Place Part II, Red Eye  

... Lewis Strauss

Tropic Thunder, Iron Man 2  

... Gen. Leslie Groves Jr.

If, Drive-Away Dolls  

... Katherine “Kitty” Oppenheimer

The Fall Guy, If  

... Jean Tatlock

Dune: Part Two, Thunderbolts  

The Amateur , The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1  

Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret, Stars at Noon  

... Ernest Lawrence

Die Hart The Movie, Operation Fortune: Ruse de guerre  

Fair Play, Cocaine Bear  

Lousy Carter, Sausage Party  

A Haunting in Venice, Fireheart  

Late Night with the Devil, The Last Voyage of the Demeter  

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.


Christopher Nolan


Christopher Nolan
Charles Roven
Emma Thomas

Production Companies

Watch Oppenheimer Trailers & Videos

Production: What we know about Oppenheimer?

Key Facts

  1. 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).”
  2. Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book “American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer” by Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin.
  3. A release is pegged for either late 2023 or 2024 (Variety, 9/19/2021).
  4. Filming will begin in the first quarter of 2022 (Variety, 9/19/2021).

Filming Timeline

  1. 2023 - July: The film was set to Completed  status.
  2. 2022 - July: The film was set to Post-Production  status.
  3. 2022 - February: The film was set to Production  status.

    Began production this week.

  4. 2022 - February: The film was set to Pre-Production  status.

    Principal photography has started

  5. 2021 - October: The film was set to Pre-Production  status.

    Production will start in early 2022

  6. 2021 - September: The film was set to Development  status.

Oppenheimer Release Date: When was the film released?

Get Showtimes Buy Tickets

Oppenheimer was a Nationwide release in 2023 on Friday, July 21, 2023. There were 11 other movies released on the same date, including Barbie, The Island and Fear The Night.

Q&A Asked about Oppenheimer

Looking for more information on Oppenheimer?

When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an commission. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases.

Across the Web