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Atonement

2007 - ENGLISH - MOVIE

DramaMysteryRomanceWar

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  • Jini Score
    87%
  • Critics Score
    74%
  • Rating
    7.8/10
  • Box Office
    $ 131 Million
  • Award Winner
  • Jini Score
    87%
  • Critics Score
    74%
  • Rating
    7.8/10
  • Box Office
    $ 131 Million
  • Award Winner
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SPOILER: When Briony Tallis, 13 years old and an aspiring writer, s her older sister Cecilia and Robbie Turner at the fountain in front of the family estate she misinterprets what is happening thus setting into motion a series of misunderstandings and a childish pique that will have lasting repercussions for all of them. Robbie is the son of a family servant toward whom the family has always been kind. They paid for his time at Cambridge and now he plans on going to medical school. After the fountain incident, Briony reads a letter intended for Cecilia and concludes that Robbie is a deviant. When her cousin Lola is raped, she tells the police that it was Robbie she saw committing the deed. Written by garykmcd Atonement is a 2007 English-language Drama Mystery movie featuring James Mcavoy, Keira Knightley, Saoirse Ronan, Romola Garai, Vanessa Redgrave, Ailidh Mackay and Ian Wardrobe. The movie is inspired from Atonement by Ian McEwan. StudioCanal in association with Working Title Films. were the production houses involved in the project along with executive producer(s) Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner and Paul Webster. The movie is directed by Joe Wright. Focus Features acquired the distribution rights for the movie. Atonement was released on 24th January 2008 and takes a screen time of 123 minutes. The Film was successful at box office. Atonement was made on a budget of $30 million and it was a super hit at box office gross of $131 million. The screenplay for the movie was written by Christopher Hampton. Cinematography was done by Seamus McGarvey and editing by Paul Tothill. The music was composed by Dario Marianelli.

Atonement Reviews and Ratings

Average Review Rating : 4.6/5

92%

Positive Review Rating : 86%

86%
  • This is one of the years best films, a certain best picture nominee. ( Read More )
  • Rarely has a book sprung so vividly to life, but also worked so enthrallingly in pure movie terms. ( Read More )
  • Fueled by a shocking love letter draft that Robbie unintentionally sends to Cee, Briony accuses Robbie of an unrelated sexual crime. ( Read More )
  • E Film Critic

    Even without all of this bungled structure and flawed internal logic, Atonement still fizzles. ( Read More )
  • Flim Threet

    his is a must to avoid, particularly because it appears to be selling the message that writing is, by nature, dishonest. ( Read More )
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Awards for Atonement
  • BAFTA Awards
    5 WON
    29 NOMINATIONS
  • Academy Awards, USA
    1 WON
    11 NOMINATIONS
  • Golden Globes, USA
    2 WON
    9 NOMINATIONS
  • European Film Awards
    0 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • Venice Film Festival
    1 WON
    3 NOMINATIONS
  • Gold Derby Awards
    2 WON
    25 NOMINATIONS
  • International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)
    4 WON
    19 NOMINATIONS
  • Online Film & Television Association
    2 WON
    18 NOMINATIONS
  • Alliance of Women Film Journalists
    5 WON
    18 NOMINATIONS
  • Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA
    0 WON
    13 NOMINATIONS
  • Evening Standard British Film Awards
    3 WON
    12 NOMINATIONS
  • London Critics Circle Film Awards
    3 WON
    12 NOMINATIONS
  • International Online Film Critics' Poll
    3 WON
    11 NOMINATIONS
  • Awards Circuit Community Awards
    2 WON
    11 NOMINATIONS
  • Empire Awards, UK
    3 WON
    9 NOMINATIONS
  • Art Directors Guild
    0 WON
    8 NOMINATIONS
  • Irish Film and Television Awards
    2 WON
    7 NOMINATIONS
  • Online Film Critics Society Awards
    0 WON
    7 NOMINATIONS
  • Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)
    0 WON
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  • Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards
    1 WON
    6 NOMINATIONS
  • Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards
    3 WON
    6 NOMINATIONS
  • St. Louis Film Critics Association, US
    0 WON
    6 NOMINATIONS
  • International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)
    3 WON
    6 NOMINATIONS
  • Houston Film Critics Society Awards
    1 WON
    5 NOMINATIONS
  • Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards
    0 WON
    5 NOMINATIONS
  • North Texas Film Critics Association, US
    2 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • Women Film Critics Circle Awards
    2 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • World Soundtrack Awards
    1 WON
    3 NOMINATIONS
  • Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards
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  • Chicago Film Critics Association Awards
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  • Golden Trailer Awards
    1 WON
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  • FilmInk Awards
    1 WON
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  • Santa Barbara International Film Festival
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Austin Film Critics Association
    0 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Rembrandt Awards
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • USC Scripter Award
    0 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • San Diego Film Critics Society Awards
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Society of Camera Operators
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Satellite Awards
    0 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • New York Film Critics, Online
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • National Board of Review, USA
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards
    0 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • AARP Movies for Grownups Awards
    0 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Teen Choice Awards
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Turkish Film Critics Association (SIYAD) Awards
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  • Gran Premio Internazionale del Doppiaggio
    0 WON
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  • Film by the Sea International Film Festival
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  • American Society of Cinematographers, USA
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Costume Designers Guild Awards
    0 WON
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  • Cinema Brazil Grand Prize
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  • Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists
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  • Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Central Ohio Film Critics Association
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • British Society of Cinematographers
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Young Artist Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS