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The Imitation Game 2014 12

114 mins USA Director. Morten Tyldum

Benedict Cumberbatch’s roundly acclaimed performance does cinematic justice to the vision and determination of British cryptanalyst Alan Turing, in director Morten Tyldum’s potent mixture of thoughtful drama and nail-biting suspense.

With Graham Moore’s Oscar-winning screenplay alternating between three periods of Turing’s life, from formative childhood experiences to the nerve-wracking work as chief code-breaker at Bletchley Park to his eventual arrest and conviction for homosexuality, The Imitation Game is a sophisticated and rousing drama, and a necessary corrective to prior injustices against this great patriot’s name. The Imitation Game was opening film of the London Film Festival 2014.

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Directed by

Morten Tyldum

Featuring

Benedict Cumberbatch

Keira Knightley

Matthew Goode

Rory Kinnear

Genres

Drama Biopic

Collection

Oscars - Best Adapted Screenplay Oscars - Best Leading Role Best Films of 2015 Oscars - Best Picture Oscars - Best Supporting Role Festival Favourites

Certificate

12 Contains moderate sex references

Released

2014

Country

USA

Language

English

Production company

BBP Imitation, LLC

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