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Top 10 Best Facts About “ The Whale Movie “ Brendan Fraser

“The Whale” is a 2022 American drama film directed by Darren Aronofsky and written by Samuel D. Hunter, based on his 2012 play of the same name .

“The Whale” is a 2022 American drama film directed by Darren Aronofsky and written by Samuel D. Hunter, based on his 2012 play of the same name .

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The film stars Brendan Fraser, Sadie Sink, Hong Chau, Ty Simpkins, and Samantha Morton .

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The plot follows a reclusive, morbidly obese English professor who tries to restore his relationship with his teenage daughter .

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The film premiered at the 79th Venice International Film Festival on September 4, 2022, and had a limited theatrical release in the US on December 9, before a wide release on December 21 by A24 .

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The film grossed $54.9 million against a budget of $3 million .

The film received a polarized response; though critics lauded the acting, particularly Fraser, Chau and Sink, the film’s portrayal of obesity-related struggles drew criticism .

The film received a polarized response; though critics lauded the acting, particularly Fraser, Chau and Sink, the film’s portrayal of obesity-related struggles drew criticism .

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For his performance, Brendan Fraser won the Academy Award, Critics’ Choice Award and SAG Award for Best Actor

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The film also won the Academy Award for Best Makeup and Hairstyling .

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Hong Chau was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress .

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