R | | Drama, Romance
A sexually frustrated suburban father has a mid-life crisis after becoming infatuated with his daughter's best friend.
5 November 1999 | The Woof (email@example.com)
10 | One of my faves of the year...simply great.
This movie was a joy to watch. I didn't know what to expect when I came into it. I had heard the buzz of the acting ...
For the 72nd Academy Awards, in which the picture and Kevin Spacey were nominated, Spacey reprised Lester Burnham In a sketch with host Billy Crystal in which Lester's opening shower scene is spoofed as the shower scene from Psycho (1960)
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 ...
When Carolyn drives up to her home in the final scene, the rain sounds like it has an echo, as if it were inside a stage.
thanks to all at the Donmar Warehouse in London and Dr. Bill and Alice
$861,531 (USA) (17 September 1999)
$130,058,047 (USA) (2 June 2000)
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