Oppenheimer: Christopher Nolan’s Lengthiest Blockbuster So Far

Interstellar is not Christopher Nolan‘s longest movie.

Based on the director himself – through a brand new interview with Complete Movie – his upcoming movie Oppenheimer can be his longest film to this point, operating longer than Interstellar‘s length of two hours and 49 minutes.

Whereas he has but to disclose the precise time of Oppenheimer‘s runtime, Nolan shared that it’s “kissing three hours”. “It’s barely longer than the longest we’ve finished,” Nolan stated.

Elsewhere within the interview, Nolan spoke of the film’s difficult lead character, saying he’s “drawn to attention-grabbing protagonists – protagonists who’ve ambiguity to them. I consider any character I’ve handled, Oppenheimer is by far essentially the most ambiguous and paradoxical. Which, on condition that I’ve made three Batman movies, is saying lots.”

Oppenheimer Murphy as theoretical physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer, who is taken into account the “father of the atomic bomb” for his position within the Manhattan Venture. It additionally contains Emily Blunt as spouse Katherine ‘Kitty’ Oppenheimer, Matt Damon as Basic Leslie Groves Jr., director of the Manhattan Venture, Florence Pugh as Jean Tatlock and Robert Downey Jr. as Lewis Strauss.

Murphy lately stated he was “determined” to play the lead position, after starring in 5 of Nolan’s previous movies in supporting roles.

Talking to Related Press, Murphy stated: “I’ve at all times stated publicly and privately to Chris, that if I’m out there and also you need me to be in a film, I’m there. I don’t actually care concerning the dimension of the half. However deep down, secretly, I used to be determined to play a lead for him.”

Oppenheimer will launch in cinemas on July 21, 2023.