Drama • R • 1999 • 3 hr 9 min
A collage of complex and emotional stories, woven into one beautiful behemoth of a film
A modern day epic. Worms its way into your brain days after your first viewing and stays there forever
There’s this motivational speaker in this film… really helped me with the ladies and my daddy issues. Must love 🐸🐸
Wow. What the fuck? I need some time to digest and analyze the monster that I just sat through.
Perhaps the only Tom Cruise movie where I believe him beyond playing himself. It's odd and engaging and expertly crafted.
Literally the greatest movies of all time
I have nothing to say about this , everyone says what needs to be said for me
Style reminiscent of Robert Altman with a slice of the magical. Aimee Mann's music is great. Phillip Seymour Hoffman is perfect
Overly ambitious, but it’s a film that only PTA could have made. A cinematic antidepressant.
An intermission of coincidences in chaos, a depiction on how everyday life can be stressful, misleading, distressful and somehow beautiful
Private eye Jake Gittes lives off of the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-World War II Southern California. Hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair, Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together.
The life of boxer Jake LaMotta, whose violence and temper that led him to the top in the ring destroyed his life outside of it.
Set in 1977, back when sex was safe, pleasure was a business and business was booming, idealistic porn producer Jack Horner aspires to elevate his craft to an art form. Horner discovers Eddie Adams, a hot young talent working as a busboy in a nightclub, and welcomes him into the extended family of movie-makers, misfits and hangers-on that are always around. Adams' rise from nobody to a celebrity adult entertainer is meteoric, and soon the whole world seems to know his porn alter ego, "Dirk Diggler". Now, when disco and drugs are in vogue, fashion is in flux and the party never seems to stop, Adams' dreams of turning sex into stardom are about to collide with cold, hard reality.
The discovery of a severed human ear found in a field leads a young man on an investigation related to a beautiful, mysterious nightclub singer and a group of criminals who have kidnapped her child.
One day at work, unsuccessful puppeteer Craig finds a portal into the head of actor John Malkovich. The portal soon becomes a passion for anybody who enters its mad and controlling world of overtaking another human body.
A socially awkward and volatile small business owner meets the love of his life after being threatened by a gang of scammers.
Nicolas Cage is Charlie Kaufman, a confused L.A. screenwriter overwhelmed by feelings of inadequacy, sexual frustration, self-loathing, and by the screenwriting ambitions of his freeloading twin brother Donald. While struggling to adapt "The Orchid Thief," by Susan Orlean, Kaufman's life spins from pathetic to bizarre. The lives of Kaufman, Orlean's book, become strangely intertwined as each one's search for passion collides with the others'.
Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slayings of the patrons at an all-night diner.