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The Curious Case of Benjamin Button is a 2008 American romantic fantasy drama by David Fincher starring Brad Pitt as a man aging in reverse. Loosely based on F. Scott Fitzgerald's 1922 short story of the same name.

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What's the significance of Mr. Gataeu's clock in Benjamin Button?

At the beginning of the 2008 movie The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, an old woman named Daisy tells her daughter a story about a blind clock-maker named Monsieur Gateau who has lost his son in the ...
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How did Benjamin know the events?

The story in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button was narrated by Benjamin himself. When accidentally Daisy was hit by a car, Benjamin explained, in detail, a series of events that caused a little ...
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Giant baby scene cut out of Benjamin Button?

I think I remember seeing a quick shot of the cronologically older and therefore younger Benjamin Button in a trailer for the movie. I can't find this anywhere now. It seems logical that a scene like ...
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Why don't we get to see all the 7 lightning strikes?

In The Curious Case of Benjamin Button the eponymous protagonist grows up in a nursing home where he meets Mr. Daws, a man who claims to have been "struck by lightning 7 times". In fact it's a ...
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