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Civil War

April 12, 2024
1hr 49min
Status: released

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Civil War Movie Details:

Countries United Kingdom
United States
Language English
GenreAction, Drama
Release DateApril 12, 2024
Running Time1hr 49min
Age ratingR
CastKirsten Dunst
Cailee Spaeny
Wagner Moura
Stephen McKinley Henderson
Nick Offerman
Directed by Alex Garland
Written byAlex Garland
Produced byGregory Goodman
Andrew Macdonald
Allon Reich
Cinematography by Rob Hardy
Edited by Jake Roberts
Music byBen Salisbury
Geoff Barrow
Production CompaniesDNA Films
Distributor A24 (United States)
Entertainment Film Distributors (United Kingdom)

Civil War Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Kirsten Dunst as Lee, a renowned war photojournalist
  • Wagner Moura as Joel, a journalist, and Lee’s colleague
  • Cailee Spaeny as Jessie, an aspiring young photographer who accompanies Lee and Joel on their journey
  • Stephen McKinley Henderson as Sammy, a journalist and Lee and Joel’s mentor
  • Sonoya Mizuno as Anya
  • Nick Offerman as the President of the United States
  • Jefferson White as Dave
  • Juani Feliz as Joy Butler
  • Nelson Lee as Tony
  • Edmund Donovan as Eddie
  • Karl Glusman as a spotter
  • Jin Ha as a sniper
  • Jojo T. Gibbs as WF White House Sergeant
  • Jesse Plemons as an unnamed soldier
  • Jess Matney as a checkpoint soldier


A journey across a dystopian future America, following a team of military-embedded journalists as they race against time to reach DC before rebel factions descend upon the White House.

Civil War Movie Box Office Collection & Budget:

Budget$50 million
Worldwide Collection$25.7 million

About Civil War Movie:

Civil War is an action drama film written and directed by Alex Garland and produced by Gregory Goodman, Andrew Macdonald, and Allon Reich. The film stars Kirsten Dunst, Wagner Moura, Stephen McKinley Henderson, and Cailee Spaeny.

Principal photography began in Atlanta on March 15, 2022. By May, production had moved to London.

The production budget for Civil War was $50 million, making it A24’s most expensive film.

Civil War had its world premiere at South by Southwest on March 14, 2024, with favourable reactions from the audience and to positive reviews from the critics.

The film was previously scheduled to be released on April 26, 2024. It was released on April 12, 2024, in the United States by A24 and in the United Kingdom by Entertainment Film, with engagements in IMAX and Dolby Cinema.