Oct 01, 2010 · Directed by David Fincher. With Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield, Justin Timberlake, Rooney Mara. As Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg creates the social networking site that would become known as Facebook, he is sued by the twins who claimed he stole their idea, and by the co-founder who was later squeezed out of the business.
- David Fincher
- 3 min
The Social Network is a 2010 American biographical drama film directed by David Fincher and written by Aaron Sorkin.Adapted from Ben Mezrich's 2009 book The Accidental Billionaires, it portrays the founding of social networking website Facebook and the resulting lawsuits.
The Social Network Critics Consensus. Impeccably scripted, beautifully directed, and filled with fine performances, The Social Network is a riveting, ambitious example of modern filmmaking at its ...
- drama, biography
‘The Social Network’ (2010) is a very good film but I’m surprised it hasn’t been crippled by a deluge of libel suits. Jesse Eisenberg is tremendous as the fast-talking, hyper-programming Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook.
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Soon afterwards, Mark approaches his friend Eduardo and tells him of his idea for what he calls "Thefacebook", an online social networking website exclusive to Harvard University students. He explains this would let people share personal and social information securely. Eduardo agrees to help Mark, providing a fee of $1,000 to help start the site.
David Fincher's The Social Network is the stunning tale of a new breed of cultural insurgent: a punk genius who sparked a revolution and changed the face of ...
- 3 min
- Sony Pictures Entertainment
A social network is a social structure made up of a set of social actors (such as individuals or organizations), sets of dyadic ties, and other social interactions between actors. The social network perspective provides a set of methods for analyzing the structure of whole social entities as well as a variety of theories explaining the patterns ...
Oct 14, 2010 · The Social Network – review. David Fincher captures the spiteful personalities and hyperactive spirit of the age with the story of Facebook's creation, writes Peter Bradshaw.
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THE SOCIAL NETWORK captures the zeitgeist of 2010, a world defined by the difference between "friending" and being a friend. A whip-smart screenplay by Aaron Sorkin unfolds at a pace as lightning-quick as the creation of the society-changing technology it chronicles.