Barbie (2023)

Barbie is a film adaptation of the generational iconic toy directed by Greta Gerwig, who co-wrote the script with Noah Baumbach. The film centers on Margot Robbie's Barbie who is expelled from Barbieland and travels with Ken (Ryan Gosling) to the real world in search of happiness. The film also stars Simu Liu, Will Ferrell, and several other famous celebrities in cameo roles.

Barbie Movie Poster

Greta Gerwig
Release Date
July 21, 2023
LuckyChap Entertainment , Mattel Films , Heyday Films
Warner Bros. Pictures
Margot Robbie , Ryan Gosling , Simu Liu , Ariana Greenblatt , Helen Mirren , Nicola Coughlan , John Cena , Will Ferrell , Ritu Arya , Michael Cera , America Ferrera , Alexandra Shipp , Kate McKinnon
Noah Baumbach , Greta Gerwig
114 Minutes
$100 Million


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16 Ken Costumes Ryan Gosling Wears In The Barbie Movie, Ranked

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Warner Bros. Must Resolve Barbie's Most Disappointing Storyline With A Spinoff

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