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The Social Network
Directed by David Fincher
Produced by
  • Scott Rudin
  • Dana Brunetti
  • Michael De Luca
  • Ceán Chaffin
Screenplay by Aaron Sorkin
Music by
Cinematography Jeff Cronenweth
Editing by
  • Kirk Baxter
  • Angus Wall
Distributed by Columbia Pictures
Release date(s) October 1, 2010 (2010-10-01)
Running time 121 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $40 million
Money made $224,920,315

The Social Network is a 2010 movie about the beginning of Facebook. Jesse Eisenberg played Mark Zuckerberg in the movie. David Fincher directed the movie. Adam Sorkin was the writer. The movie was very popular and won many awards, but did not win the Academy Award for Best Picture. It is set in Massachusetts and California from 2003-2005.


  • Jesse Eisenberg as Mark Zuckerberg
  • Andrew Garfield as Eduardo Saverin
  • Justin Timberlake as Sean Parker
  • Armie Hammer as Cameron Winklevoss and Tyler Winklevoss
  • Josh Pence as Tyler Winklevoss (body double for Armie Hammer)
  • Max Minghella as Divya Narendra
  • Brenda Song as Christy Lee
  • Rashida Jones as Marylin Delpy
  • Joseph Mazzello as Dustin Moskovitz
  • Rooney Mara as Erica Albright
  • Dustin Fitzsimons as The Phoenix S-K Club President
  • Patrick Mapel as Chris Hughes
  • Douglas Urbanski as Larry Summers
  • Wallace Langham as Peter Thiel
  • Dakota Johnson as Amelia Ritter
  • Malese Jow as Alice Cantwel
  • Denise Grayson as Gretchen
  • James Shanklin as Prince Albert II
  • Trevor Wright as Josh Thompson
  • John Getz as Sy
  • Shelby Young as K.C.
  • David Selby as Gage
  • Aaron Sorkin as Ad executive

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