Nolan’s Oppenheimer is based on the Pulitzer Prize–winning book “American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer” by Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin.
Christopher Nolan, Emma Thomas, Charles Roven
Syncopy Inc., Atlas Entertainment
Based on – American Prometheus by Kai Bird Martin J. Sherwin
Robert Downey Jr.
Physicist J Robert Oppenheimer works with a team of scientists during the Manhattan Project, leading to the development of the atomic bomb.
Robert Oppenheimer starred in the next big film, ‘Oppenheimer’ which is directed by Christopher Nolan. According to resources, this is the first film that will be shot on black and white IMAX cameras. Although his role in Oppenheimer has not yet been announced, several German nationals worked on the Manhattan Project, including Albert Einstein, Hans Bethe, John von Neumann, Leo Szilard, James Franck, Edward Teller, Rudolf Peierls, and Klaus Fuchs.