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An epic mosaic of many interrelated characters in search of happiness, forgiveness, and meaning in the San Fernando Valley.
MPAA Rating R
Release Date 1999-12-10
Runtime 189 minutes
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schambers shared a tip "A beautifully woven L.A. tale. Paul Thomas Anderson really did some great work here."
lydia_britton_9120 shared a tip "An all-time favorite. The soundtrack is incredible. Love William H. Macy and Philip Seymour Hoffman in this."
josephcox shared a tip "Am I the only one who hates this movie? I can't even remember what it's about. And I don't want to. 1999 can keep it."
jerrygerard shared a tip "Don’t let the run time dissuade you. A magical film!"
anthony_notah shared a tip "Depressing but dope movie"
tritactoe shared a tip "******* frog storms"
jonathan_4800 shared a tip "Intertwined familial tragedy with haunting soundtrack, and a performance in Tom Cruise's oeuvre that was truly Oscar worthy."
lakeway07 shared a tip "It was worth it to see the frog storm."
bob_williams_2309 shared a tip "Serendipity."
catpriestess shared a tip "The cast!!! All amazing actors and the story lines, are so unusual. I think Tom Cruise’s best role"
mikaela_levesque shared a tip "I love Tom Cruise’s character in this movie."
lisha_wright shared a tip "It comes full circle!"
cinemaghost shared a tip "Wow. A weird, phenomenal ride of cosmic happenstance and the long term effects of childhood trauma. 9.5/10"