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2,652 Ratings

The Imitation Game

Directed by Morten Tyldum
United Kingdom, 2014
Biography, Drama, Thriller


With the help of a team of mathematicians, Alan Turing, a gay, English cryptanalyst, attempts to break the Nazi party’s Enigma machine code in the hopes of ending World War II. Based on the bestselling book Alan Turing: The Enigma by Andrew Hodges.

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The Imitation Game Directed by Morten Tyldum

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2015 | Winner: Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay

2015 | 7 nominations including: Best Achievement in Directing

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2014 | Nominee: Best Lead Actor

American Film Institute Awards

2015 | Winner: Movie of the Year

National Board of Review

2014 | Winner: Top Ten Films

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