R | 2 h 2 min | Drama | 01.10.1999
IMDB 8.3 / 10 (1018704 votes)

American Beauty (1999)

American Beauty | United States of America
Description

Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation with his daughter's attractive friend.


Director
Writers
Budget
15,000,000.00
Revenue
356,296,601.00
Links
Movie IMDb page
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Creators
Thomas Newman (Original Music Composer), Sam Mendes (Director), Alan Ball (Screenplay), Bruce Cohen (Producer), Dan Jinks (Producer), Conrad L. Hall (Director of Photography), Christopher Greenbury (Editor), Tariq Anwar (Editor), Debra Zane (Casting), Naomi Shohan (Production Design), David Lazan (Art Direction), Julie Weiss (Costume Design), Terri Taylor (Casting Assistant), Nicole Kidman (Thanks), Scott Martin Gershin (Supervising Sound Editor), Bill Bernstein (Music Editor), Lisa Dennis (Post Production Supervisor), Bryan Bowen (Sound Effects Editor), John Hartigan (Special Effects Coordinator), Jan K. Bergstrom (Set Decoration), Catherine Smith (Assistant Art Director), Conrad W. Hall (Second Unit Director of Photography), Pete Townshend (Thanks), Stan Wlodkowski (Co-Producer), Tracey Wadmore-Smith (First Assistant Editor), David Golia (Second Unit Director of Photography), Tania McComas (Makeup Artist), Christa Vausbinder (Production Coordinator), Trevor Jolly (ADR Supervisor), Geoffrey Haley (Camera Operator), Carol A. O'Connell (Key Hair Stylist), Deborah Ricketts (Researcher), Clyde E. Bryan (First Assistant Camera), Chris Douridas (Music Supervisor), Paula Abdul (Choreographer), Phil Culotta (Utility Stunts), Mike Piccirillo (Set Production Assistant), Brian Basham (ADR Recordist), Nerses Gezalyan (Foley Mixer), James Moriana (Foley Artist), Jeffrey Wilhoit (Foley), Greg Zimmerman (Foley Recordist), Victor A. Haddox (Assistant Accountant), Lorey Sebastian (Still Photographer), Jackie Gonneau (ADR & Dubbing), Vince Filippone (Assistant Editor), Larry Madaras (First Assistant Editor), Tony Adler (Assistant Director), Christian Zimmermann (Standby Painter), Cristen Carr Strubbe (Unit Production Manager), Ross Dunkerley (Electrician), Marcy Grace Froehlich (Assistant Costume Designer), Robert 'Bobby Z' Zajonc (Pilot), Julie Hewett (Makeup Artist), Alan Rankin (Sound Effects Editor), Jeff Couch (Driver), Ana Maria Quintana (Script Supervisor), Carl Fischer (Boom Operator), Scott Millan (Sound Re-Recording Mixer), Mark Gordon (Dialogue Editor), Joe Ondrejko (Construction Coordinator), Matt Dessero (Visual Effects Compositor), Kanani Wolf (Set Costumer), Bob Beemer (Sound Re-Recording Mixer), Andrea Dopaso (Set Designer), Alix Hester (Set Costumer), Rob Hodgson (Visual Effects Supervisor), David Linck (Unit Publicist), Jonathan F. Styrlund (Visual Effects Producer), Huston Beaumont (Rigging Gaffer), Thomas O'Neil Younkman (First Assistant Sound Editor), Janet Yale (Visual Effects Producer), Dennis S. Sands (Scoring Mixer), Travis Baumann (Compositing Artist), Patricia DeHaney (Key Hair Stylist), A. Welch Lambeth (Transportation Coordinator), Cydney Cornell (Hairstylist), David Goldberg (Visual Effects Supervisor), Simon Coke (Dialogue Editor), Hope Slepak (Costume Supervisor), Steven R. Molen (Production Executive), Molly Click (Art Department Coordinator), Rosemary C. Cremona (Assistant Director), Chris Samp (Painter), Thomas Pasatieri (Orchestrator), Gerald A. King (Rigging Grip), Aaron Pazanti (Camera Operator), Joanie Diener (Music Editor), Richard Van Dyke (Production Sound Mixer), Lynda Reiss (Property Master), Phil Hetos (Color Timer), John Cassella (3D Artist), Jim Turner (Production Controller), Dana Kroeger (Additional Camera), Paula Bonhomme (Visual Effects Coordinator), Ian Kay (Set Dressing Artist), Ralph Merzbach (24 Frame Playback), Matt Magnolia (Visual Effects Editor), Kevin Du Toit (Post Production Assistant), Janet Lonsdale (Production Accountant), Dean Drabin (ADR Mixer), René González (Projection), Ben Scott (Stunt Coordinator), Tony Chance (Storyboard Artist), Richard W. Jones (Greensman), Kelly Diehl (Libra Head Technician), Mike Gentile (Second Assistant Camera), James M. Cox (Chief Lighting Technician), Bill Young (Key Grip), Krissy Korn (Craft Service), Rob Garlow (Propmaker), Holiday Freeman (Stand In), Randy Lovelady (Transportation Captain), Jeffrey Skinner (Editorial Production Assistant), Christine Bonnem (Location Manager), Olivier Sarda (Digital Compositors), Pia Mehr (Studio Teachers), Sanford Slepak (Key Costumer), Carlos M. Gallardo (Dolly Grip), Chee Ho (Location Assistant), Michael Thomas (Camera Loader), John Carney (Assistant Chief Lighting Technician), Paul Farley (Best Boy Grip), Shannon Speaker (Assistant Production Coordinator), Stephanie Kime (Second Second Assistant Director), Jerry Miscevich (Special Effects Technician), Debbie-Lynn Siegel (Payroll Accountant), Buffy Zerefski (Assistant Makeup Artist), Peter E. Hirsch (Second Assistant Director), Angela M. Whiting (Assistant Property Master), Brook Bacon (Swing), Jason Hansen (Special Effects Assistant), Lisa Marie Serra (Post Production Coordinator), Yoshi Enoki Jr. (Assistant Location Manager), Jeff Lovely (Location Coordinator), Raquel Osborne (Extras Casting), Steven Buhai (Production Assistant), Matt Walker (Production Secretary)
Alternative titles
Belleza americana (AR)
Belleza Americana (CL)
Tabamatu ilu (EE)
Vrtlog života (HR)
아메리칸 뷰티 (KR)
Amerikos grozybes (LT)
Američka lepota (RS)
Lepota po amerisko (SI)
Americká krása (SK)
Belleza Americana (SV)
美國心玫瑰情 (TW)
Ve Dep My (VN)
Release dates
01.10.1999 (US)
15.09.1999 (US)
08.09.1999 (US)
26.01.2000 (AU)
28.01.2000 (PT)
04.02.2000 (GB)
18.11.1999 (GB)
28.01.2000 (GB)
22.03.2000 (RU)
20.01.2000 (DE)
28.01.2000 (NO)
18.02.2000 (DK)
20.01.2000 (NL)
18.04.2012 (NL)
07.11.2002 (NL)
17.02.2000 (AR)
17.03.2000 (TH)
10.05.2000 (KW)
04.03.2000 (TW)
18.02.2000 (GR)
02.03.2000 (SG)
02.02.2000 (SE)
25.02.2000 (SE)
02.03.2000 (HK)
29.04.2000 (JP)
28.01.2000 (IS)
04.02.2000 (IE)
20.01.2000 (CH)
02.02.2000 (CH)
14.01.2000 (CH)
11.09.1999 (CA)
28.01.2000 (ES)
17.05.2000 (PH)
07.06.2000 (PH)
21.01.2000 (FI)
17.02.2000 (HU)
18.02.2000 (TR)
13.01.2000 (IL)
25.02.2000 (BR)
27.06.2003 (BR)
23.06.2000 (BR)
24.03.2000 (EE)
11.02.2000 (PL)
25.02.2000 (UY)
02.02.2000 (FR)
17.02.2000 (NZ)
17.02.2000 (SK)
25.02.2000 (MX)
22.01.2000 (CZ)
17.02.2000 (CZ)
23.02.2000 (VE)
24.02.2000 (CL)
02.02.2000 (BE)
24.02.2000 (HR)
21.01.2000 (IT)
26.02.2000 (KR)

Average criterias

Vomit
1.00
Matching the poster
3.00
There are gays
5.00
Violation of the laws of physics
1.00
Babes
4.00
Blood-meat-dismemberment
2.00
There is a slow-motion
3.00
Illogical behavior of characters
5.00
Risk of oversight
1.00
Modern devices
4.00
Future technologies
1.00
Artificial intelligence
1.00
Name Matching
2.00
Acting of actors
5.00
Translation
3.00
Tight scenes
2.00
Goosebumps
1.00
Deep meaning
4.00
Catchphrases
2.00
Images

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Reviews

Review:

Aesthetics

Vomit: 0%

Blood-meat-dismemberment: 25%

Tight scenes: 25%

Goosebumps: 0%

Tolerance

There are gays: 100%

Babes: 75%

Acting of actors: 100%

Technologies

Violation of the laws of physics: 0%

Modern devices: 75%

Future technologies: 0%

Artificial intelligence: 0%

Effects

There is a slow-motion: 50%

Script

Matching the poster: 50%

Illogical behavior of characters: 100%

Risk of oversight: 0%

Name Matching: 25%

Translation: 50%

Deep meaning: 75%

Catchphrases: 25%