"The Social Network" (2010)
Movie Synopsis: On a fall night in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room soon becomes a global social network and a revolution in communication. A mere six years and 500 million friends later, Mark Zuckerberg is the youngest billionaire in history...but for this entrepreneur, success leads to both personal and legal complications.
"The Social Network" Photos
Gallery of photos from the dramatic movie "The Social Network" starring Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield, Justin Timberlake, Armie Hammer, Max Minghella, Rooney Mara, Brenda Song, and Joseph Mazzello.
One of the few films that actually lives up to its hype, "The Social Network" is the perfect meshing of subject and filmmaker.
Exclusive Interview with Armie Hammer
In our exclusive interview for the Columbia Pictures film, Armie Hammer explained how he came to be cast as twins. "I think initially they were looking for twins. The story that I've been told is that they were having a meeting and Sorkin turned to Fincher and said, 'Okay, here's what we need to do. We need to call in all of the 6'5" twins who...
Top 10 Films of 2010
"The Social Network" finished first on my Top 10 list.
"The Social Network" Trailer
Check out Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield and Justin Timberlake in the trailer and videos from "The Social Network."
Armie Hammer and Josh Pence Interviews
(Oct 2010) Armie Hammer and Josh Pence play the Winklevoss twins in the critically acclaimed drama "The Social Network." At the Hollywood Awards Gala, Hammer and Pence talked about their work on the David Fincher Facebook film.
Aaron Sorkin Wins an Oscar
Aaron Sorkin's amazing script for "The Social Network" proved to be the Academy's favorite as he earned his first Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar. "It's impossible to describe what it feels like to be handed the same award that was given to Paddy Chayefsky 35 years ago for a movie with Network in the title," said Sorkin. "His was an original screenplay, this was an adaptation of a book by Ben Mezrich, so I'm accepting this on his behalf as well."
"The Social Network" Recognized by NBR
(Dec 2010) David Fincher's "The Social Network" earned the first big award of the season, topping the National Board of Reviews' best of 2010 list by snagging the Best Film of the Year honor. In addition being named the best film, "Social Network" picked up awards for Best Director, Best Actor (Jesse Eisenberg), and Best Adapted Screenplay (Aaron Sorkin).
2011 Golden Globes
The Hollywood Foreign Press earned four Golden Globes at the 2011 ceremony held January 16th in Beverly Hills.
Armie Hammer Interview Video
While at the premiere of "Secretariat," Armie Hammer briefly talked about the critical reaction to "The Social Network."
"The Social Network" Poster
"You don't get to 500 million friends with making a few enemies"
"The Social Network" Finds Its Leading Players
(Sep 2009) Jesse Eisenberg, Justin Timberlake, and Andrew Garfield have been cast in the lead roles in "The Social Network," the dramatic retelling of the rise of Facebook.
Boston Film Critics Awards
(Dec 2010) The Boston Society of Film Critics didn't just like but loved "The Social Network," awarding the film the top spot in five categories.
Official "The Social Network" Website
Columbia Pictures' official site for "The Social Network." Release Date: October 1, 2010