R | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption.
The only Best Picture winner initially released before the previous year's Best Picture (Million Dollar Baby (2004), the 2005 Best Picture, was released on December 15, 2004, and this film, the 2006 Best Picture, was released on September 10, 2004).
It's the sense of touch. In any real city, you walk, you know? You brush past people, people bump into you. In L.A., nobody touches you. We're always behind this metal and glass. I think we miss that touch so much, that we crash into each other, ...
When releasing the illegal Asian immigrants from the stolen delivery van, the internal cage door is open. In the next shot, it is already closed when the outer van doors are shut, even though nobody closes the cage.
Producers gratefully acknowledge the valuable assistance of The Culbert Family; Members of the Actors Gym, Hollywood, California.
The two-disc director's cut DVD features an additional two minutes of dialogue and footage
English, Persian, Spanish, Mandarin, Korean
MXN 2,088,663 (Mexico) (25 April 2005)
$54,580,300 (USA) (6 April 2006)
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