“The Curious Case of Benjamin Button” from director David Fincher is based on a short story by F. Scott Fitzgerald.
The movie features Benjamin Button, played by Brad Pitt, as old man who physically ages backward – ages in reverse until he becomes a baby and then finally vanishes from the earth. At age 50, he falls in love with a 30-year-old woman, Cate Blanchett. And then must come to terms with the relationship as they literally grow in opposite directions.
“The Curious Case of Benjamin Button” also starring Tilda Swinton, Taraji P. Henson, Jason Flemyng, Elias Koteas, Julia Ormond.
The movie will hit theaters on December 19, 2008.