The DescendantsOscar Winner Verified Runtime: 115 minutes
The Descendants is a comedy film released in 2011. It is based on the book "The Descendants" by Kaui Hart Hemmings. . The film stars George Clooney as Matt King, Shailene Woodley as Alexandra King and Amara Miller as Scottie King. The Descendants was produced for $20,000,000. Since it's release it has grossed over $83,000,000 in ticket sales.
The Descendants was recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences in four categories. It won the Oscar for writing (adapted screenplay) . It was also an Oscar nominee for directing, film editing and best picture.