What year was "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" released?


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"The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" debuted in movie theaters in 2008. Brad Pitt stars in the title role, and Cate Blanchett, Taraji P. Henson and Tilda Swinton co-star. Pitt and Henson received Oscar nominations for Best Actor and Best Supporting Actress, respectively.

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Based upon a short story by F. Scott Fitzgerald, "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" chronicles the life and love story of a man who ages in reverse. The movie is an updated version, and it opens in 21st century New Orleans, whereas the short story begins in mid-19th century Baltimore. Brad Pitt's daughter, Shiloh Jolie Pitt, starred as baby Caroline Fuller, Benjamin Button's daughter.

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