The Social Network

2010 film directed by David Fincher

The Social Network is a 2010 American movie about the beginning of Facebook. Jesse Eisenberg played Mark Zuckerberg in the movie. David Fincher directed the movie. Aaron Sorkin wrote the screenplay. The movie was very popular and won many awards, but did not win the Academy Award for Best Picture. The story happens in Massachusetts and California from 2003–2005. It is based on the book The Accidental Billionaires by Ben Mezrich.

The Social Network
Directed byDavid Fincher
Screenplay byAaron Sorkin
Based onThe Accidental Billionaires
by Ben Mezrich
Produced by
CinematographyJeff Cronenweth
Edited by
Music by
Distributed byColumbia Pictures
Release date
  • October 1, 2010 (2010-10-01)
Running time
121 minutes[1]
CountryUnited States
Budget$40 million[2]
Box office$224,920,315[2]


  1. "The Social Network". September 21, 2010. Retrieved September 23, 2010.
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  4. Nemiroff, Perri (July 8, 2010)."The Social Network's Second Teaser Trailer Makes Its Point Via Status Updates". Shockya. Retrieved on July 9, 2010.

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