Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin said, "What attracted me to [the film project] had nothing to do with Facebook. The invention itself is as modern as it gets, but the story is as old as storytelling; the themes of friendship, loyalty, jealousy, class and power." He said he read an unfinished draft of The Accidental Billionaires when the publisher began "shopping it around" for a film adaptation. According to Sorkin, "I was reading it and somewhere on page three I said yes. It was the fastest I said yes to anything... They wanted me to start right away. Ben and I were kind of doing our research at the same time, sort of along parallel lines."
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The Social Network (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture)
- 1 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossHand Covers Bruise 4:19
- 2 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossIn Motion 4:57
- 3 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossA Familiar Taste 3:36
- 4 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossIt Catches Up with You 1:39
- 5 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossIntriguing Possibilities 4:24
- 6 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossPainted Sun In Abstract 3:30
- 7 Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross3:14 Every Night 4:03
- 8 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossPieces Form the Whole 4:16
- 9 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossCarbon Prevails 3:53
- 10 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossEventually We Find Our Way 4:17
- 11 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossPenetration 1:15
- 12 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossIn the Hall of the Mountain King 2:21
- 13 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossOn We March 4:14
- 14 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossMagnetic 2:11
- 15 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossAlmost Home 3:33
- 16 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossHand Covers Bruise (Reprise) 1:52
- 17 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossComplication with Optimistic Outcome 3:20
- 18 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossThe Gentle Hum of Anxiety 3:54
- 19 Trent Reznor & Atticus RossSoft Trees Break the Fall 4:45
|Budget||$40 000 000|
|Premiere: World||$224 920 375 October 1, 2010|
|USA||$96 962 694|
|Other countries||$127 957 681|
|Box Office – Budget||$184 920 375|
|Premiere: USA||$96 962 694 October 1, 2010|
|first day||$8 000 169|
|first weekend||$22 445 653|
|Digital: World||September 27, 2021|
|Parental Advisory||Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking, Profanity, ...|
|Production Companies|| |
DescriptionAs 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.
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