Atonement

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From the award-winning director of Pride and Prejudice comes a stunning, critically acclaimed epic story of love. When a young girl catches her sister in a passionate embrace with a childhood friend, her jealousy drives her to tell a lie that will... read more
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From the award-winning director of Pride and Prejudice comes a stunning, critically acclaimed epic story of love. When a young girl catches her sister in a passionate embrace with a childhood friend, her jealousy drives her to tell a lie that will irrevocably change the course of all their lives forever. Academy Award® nominee Keira Knightley and James McAvoy lead an all-star cast in the film critics are hailing "the year's best picture" (Thelma Adams, US Weekly).

Original Release

09/07/2007

US Release

12/07/2007

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Cast

Keira Knightley Cecilia Tallis
James McAvoy Robbie Turner
Romola Garai Briony, 18
Saoirse Ronan Briony Tallis, aged 13
Brenda Blethyn Grace Turner
Vanessa Redgrave Older Briony
Juno Temple Lola Quincey
Benedict Cumberbatch Paul Marshall
Harriet Walter Emily Tallis
Alfie Allen Danny Hardman
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Joe Wright

Writers

Christopher Hampton, Ian McEwan

Cast

Keira Knightley Cecilia Tallis
James McAvoy Robbie Turner
Romola Garai Briony, 18
Saoirse Ronan Briony Tallis, aged 13
Brenda Blethyn Grace Turner
Vanessa Redgrave Older Briony
Juno Temple Lola Quincey
Benedict Cumberbatch Paul Marshall
Harriet Walter Emily Tallis
Alfie Allen Danny Hardman
Jeremie Renier Luc Cornet (as Jérémie Rénier)
Anthony Minghella Interviewer
Tobias Menzies Naval Officer
Peter Wight Police Inspector
Gina McKee Sister Drummond
Tilly Vosburgh Mother of Evacuees
John Normington Vicar
Patrick Kennedy Leon Tallis
Peter McNeil O'Connor Police Sergeant (as Peter McNeil O'Connor)
Daniel Mays Tommy Nettle

Producers

Liza Chasin Executive Producer
Richard Eyre Executive Producer
Robert Fox Executive Producer
Debra Hayward Executive Producer
Ian McEwan Executive Producer
Tim Bevan Producer
Eric Fellner Producer
Richard Eyre Producer
Paul Webster Producer
Ian McEwan Producer
Debra Hayward Producer
Robert Fox Producer
Jane Frazer Producer

Editors

Paul Tothill

2008OscarBest Motion Picture of the Year Nominated
2008OscarBest Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated
2008OscarBest Writing, Adapted Screenplay Nominated
2008OscarBest Achievement in Cinematography Nominated
2008OscarBest Achievement in Art Direction Nominated
2008OscarBest Achievement in Costume Design Nominated
2008OscarBest Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Won
2008Golden GlobeBest Motion Picture - Drama Won
2008Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
2008Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
2008Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
2008Golden GlobeBest Director - Motion Picture Nominated
2008Golden GlobeBest Screenplay - Motion Picture Nominated
2008Golden GlobeBest Original Score - Motion Picture Won
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