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The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Review

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4.5

Dave White Profile

Borrows Gump's box of chocolates. Read full review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 4.0
    70

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally favorable reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 100

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Kirk Honeycutt

    Superbly made and winningly acted by Brad Pitt in his most impressive outing to date.

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  • 100

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    Benjamin Button is all of a visionary piece, and it's a soul-filling vision.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    Worth seeing just for the superb prosthetic makeup and seamless computer-generated effects in which Pitt's head is digitally imposed onto older bodies.

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  • 91

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    A curious case indeed: an extravagantly ambitious movie that's easy to admire but a challenge to love.

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