R | | Drama, Romance
A sexually frustrated suburban father has a mid-life crisis after becoming infatuated with his daughter's best friend.
22 March 2000 | Sasha Goldshtein (firstname.lastname@example.org)
10 | A deep, wonderful, penetrating film; extraordinary irony in a psychological drama about the American life.
I have come to see the movie with a certain prejudice. Everyone saying that it was so wonderful, so touching, so ...
The movie was named as one of "The 20 Most Overrated Movies Of All Time" by Premiere.
I need a father who's a role model, not some horny geek-boy who's gonna spray his shorts whenever I bring a girlfriend home from school. What a lame-o. Someone really should just put him out of his misery.
Ricky Fitts: Want me to kill him for you?
Jane Burnham: Yeah. Would ...
In the scene where Lester tries to instigate sex with Carolyn, when the argument over Lester nearly spilling beer on the sofa ensues, Lester angrily stands up to throw a cushion at the sofa. It bounces off, clearly landing on the chair behind him. In the next shot, the cushion is nowhere to be seen, however on the following one of Lester, it is clearly visible on the chair.
thanks to all at the Donmar Warehouse in London and Dr. Bill and Alice
$861,531 (USA) (19 September 1999)
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