Released Date
September 7, 2007
Distributor
Focus Features
Genre
Drama
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$50,927,067 + $80,089,557 = $131,016,624
27

Saoirse Ronan

as Briony Tallis (age 13)

36

Keira Knightley

as Cecilia Tallis

42

James McAvoy

as Robbie Turner

84

Vanessa Redgrave

as Older Briony

39

Romola Garai

as Briony Tallis (age 18)

71

Harriet Walter

as Emily Tallis

About Atonement

Thirteen-year-old fledgling writer Briony Tallis irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit.

About

Romantic war drama based on a 2001 novel of the same name by Ian McEwan chronicling a crime and the impending consequences that take place for the next 6 decades.

Trivia

The film earned 7 Academy Award nominations, and would win in the category of Best Original Score. It also received 14 nominations at the 61st British Academy Film Awards.