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The Social Network

Rating:PG-13 (for sexual content, drug and alcohol use and language)
Genre:Comedy, Drama
Release Date:October 1, 2010
Running time:120 minutes
Cast:Jesse Eisenberg, Justin Timberlake, Brenda Song, Joseph Mazzello, Rooney Mara
Director:David Fincher
Producer:Scott Rudin, Dana Brunetti, Michael De Luca, Ceán Chaffin
Writer:Aaron Sorkin
Distributor:Columbia Pictures

Description: "The Social Network" explores the moment at which Facebook, the most revolutionary social phenomena of the new century, was invented -- through the warring perspectives of the super-smart young men who each claimed to be there at its inception. The result is a drama rife with both creation and destruction; one that audaciously avoids a singular POV, but instead, by tracking dueling narratives, mirrors the clashing truths and constantly morphing social relationships that define our time. Drawn from multiple sources, the film captures the visceral thrill of the heady early days of a culture-changing phenomenon in the making -- and the way it both pulled a group of young revolutionaries together and then split them apart.

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