"Oppenheimer" is a highly-anticipated movie directed by Christopher Nolan.
The film has been generating buzz due to its star-studded cast ensemble and the controversy surrounding the age gap between Cillian Murphy and Florence Pugh.
"Oppenheimer" is a biographical thriller set to release on July 21, 2023.
The movie had its Paris premiere, and the first reactions to the film have been released.
The three-hour-long historical drama has received strong praise for its impressive direction.
Critics have also lauded the remarkable visuals and stellar performances by the cast, including Cillian Murphy, Emily Blunt, Robert Downey Jr., and Matt Damon.
One critic described "Oppenheimer" as a character study on a grand scale, with a sublime central performance by Cillian Murphy.
The film is said to possess a distinctly Nolan sensibility, with tension, structure, a sense of scale, startling sound design, and remarkable visuals.
Another critic praised the film as a spectacular achievement, highlighting its truthful and concise adaptation, inventive storytelling, and nuanced performances.
"Oppenheimer" will be released on the same date as Greta Gerwig's "Barbie," and both movies have received exceptional first reactions, making it interesting to see how they perform at the box office.