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The Imitation Game

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Enigma
Original title
The Imitation Game
Year
Running time
114 min.
Country
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Director
Screenwriter
Graham Moore (Book: Andrew Hodges)
Music
Alexandre Desplat
Cinematography
Óscar Faura
Cast
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Producer
Black Bear Pictures / Ampersand Pictures. Distributed by The Weinstein Company
Genre
Thriller. Drama | Biography. II World War. 1940s. 1950s. Gay & Lesbian. Mathematics
Synopsis / Plot
Alan Turing was a British mathematician and codebreaker who helped the Allies to victory over Nazi Germany during World War II and was highly influential in the development of the computer through his invention of the Turing machine. He was also persecuted for his sexual identity, and was prosecuted for homosexual acts by the UK government in 1952, which at that time were still criminalised, and forced to undergo hormonal treatment. He died two years later from cyanide poisoning. This historical drama portrays the race against time Turing and his team of code-breakers were embroiled in during World War II, and the personal anguish of his subsequent conviction.
Awards
2014: Academy Awards: Best Adapted Screenplay. 8 Nom. including Best Picture
2014: Golden Globes: 5 Nominations including Best Picture - Drama
2014: BAFTA Awards: 9 Nominations including Best Film
2014: Toronto Film Festival: Best Film (Audience Award)
2014: National Board of Review: Top Ten Films
2014: Satellite Awards: Best Adapted Screenplay. 8 Nominations
2014: American Film Institute (AFI): Top Ten Films
2014: Producers Guild Awards (PGA): Nominated for Best Film
2014: Directors Guild of America (DGA): Nominated for Best Director
2014: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Best Adapted Screenplay
2014: Screen Actors Guild (SAG): 3 Nominations including Best Cast in a Motion Picture
2014: Critics Choice Awards: 6 Nominations including Best Picture
2014: Chicago Film Critics Awards: 3 Nominations including Best Actor (Cumberbatch)
2014: British Independent Film Awards (BIFA): 4 Nominations including Best Movie
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