The Curious Case of Benjamin ButtonDVD - 2009
"...presented in an impeccable classical manner, every detail tended to with fastidious devotion. "--Variety
"...pleasures come in a series of small packages, with treats inside as tasty as they are unexpected."--Time
"Benjamin Button is all of a visionary piece, and it's a soul-filling vision."--Wall Street Journal
"...a triumph of technique."--A.O. Scott, The New York Times
Benjamin Button was a not-so-ordinary man who began his life under unusual circumstances. Born in his eighties, and unable to stop time, he continued to age backwards. His life story is detailed from the end of World War I in 1918 and follows into the 21st century where he discovered a love that lasted beyond time.
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Benjamin Button: You can be as mad as a mad dog at the way things went. You could swear, curse the fates, but when it comes to the end, you have to let go.
Benjamin Button: My name is Benjamin Button, and I was born under unusual circumstances. While everyone else was agin', I was gettin' younger... all alone.
Benjamin, we're meant to lose the people we love. How else would we know how important they are to us?
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Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.