Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind poster


Joel Barish, heartbroken that his girlfriend underwent a procedure to erase him from her memory, decides to do the same. However, as he watches his memories of her fade away, he realises that he still loves her, and may be too late to correct his mistake.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2004-03-19

Runtime 108 minutes

Budget $20m

Revenue $72m


TMDB 8.1


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positivewriter shared a tip "Rewatched this beautiful film again today. Inspires and makes me emotional every time"

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zach_gallegos shared a tip "A sad romantic tale that’s told in a way that you normally wouldn’t see."

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joshua_smith_3234 shared a tip "Very different, but full of life and humanity. Always interesting and never boring. Touching and one of a kind."

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shinebox_gallagher shared a tip "Great visuals. Interesting love story"

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swanqueen shared a tip "Sad"

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eddie_reinhardt shared a tip "Probably one of the most original movies ever and the best script of the 21st century"

kim_hasty shared a tip "I loved it. So mindblowing."

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vgs shared a tip "Hard to follow at first but quickly became something i fell in love with! Great watch"

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schambers shared a tip "Keep watching Charlie Kaufman films. You can never miss."

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Something_There shared a tip "Comedians shoukd do more dramas. Carey is great in this. It will depress you though."

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gigi_meimoon shared a tip "💭"

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linda_yarish shared a tip "Loved it"

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karen_whitaker shared a tip "Best love story EVER"

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prince_of_love shared a tip "This is a great movie, you'll really feel it. If you love, love; this is a good one."

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afronza shared a tip "Unique concept, and one of Jim Carey’s best dramatic roles."

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BabyGraff shared a tip "Amazing performance. Amazing directing. Amazing story. This absolutely is a must watch."

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alice_bdard shared a tip "A romantic classic, the best date movie I know. Charlie Kaufman strikes again."

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ohheycandace shared a tip "My FAVORITE Movie, Ever!"

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roberto_ocampo_9611 shared a tip "My fave movie of all time. #1"

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melissa_pino shared a tip "My favorite movie ever"

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natisha_plummer shared a tip "I just wish it was a real thing"

elizabeth_6350 shared a tip "A very creative telling of a very realistic and charming romance, that has become my favorite of the genre."

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emmanuelle_st-onge shared a tip "I like the way the movie is knitted. It's both sad and lovely!"

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aprilsauce shared a tip "Gives me the feels every time. I love this movie and the performances of the cast."

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josephcox shared a tip "You'll have to watch this movie twice, but it WILL be more than worth it! You're welcome..."

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karma_gantt shared a tip "Definitely will watch thank you"

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cinema_child shared a tip "Greatest romance film ever made"

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amy_lightner shared a tip "One of my favorite movies!"

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andie_schlussman shared a tip "Tragically beautiful"

bianca_newton shared a tip "Such a thoughtful drama. One of my favs"

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alykazam shared a tip "One of the most beautiful stories I've ever seen. So clever and original"

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christopher_sanchez_5997 shared a tip "One of the most beautiful films I've seen. Up there with Interstellar. Heartbreakingly romantic. Just see this movie."

star_bianchi shared a tip "One of my favorite movies of all time! Shows that somethings in life are just meant to be!"

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michelle_justmichelle shared a tip "Could you imagine if this was a possibility in real life?"

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girl_with_a_vlog shared a tip "Super creative, surreal, great cinematography, and heartwarming. Definitely worth watching."

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michael_ellis shared a tip "Gut wrenching at points but a great acted, written and directed movie."

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princeNYC shared a tip "I would argue that it's one of the best films ever made."

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serese_swartzendruber shared a tip "Incredible. Must watch this movie."

geoffrey_cubin shared a tip "It was great I didn’t know you could chat in here"

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lumpylumps shared a tip "@afancontrol I know right? It's sad 😔 It blew me away when I first saw it 😍"

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aidan_steinbauer shared a tip "My Favorite Film, unlike anything you have ever seen before!"

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katiepratt shared a tip "A movie about how pain often accompanies great joy."

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yvan_menard shared a tip "Great romantic movie"

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samantha_scott_6303 shared a tip "A classic. Beautiful. Thoughtful. Funny but in that dark Charlie Kaufman kind of way. Watch it."

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shimloo shared a tip "Loved it, American classic"

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moebuttons shared a tip "Universally beloved. You shouldn't be talking to people who actively dislike this movie."

matt_rizzo_7734 shared a tip "One of the most original movies I’ve ever seen (9.5/10)"

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cave_jam shared a tip "Amazing"

kim_amos shared a tip "The movie was good, with an all star cast. I would call it a trippy movie that takes your focus to enjoy."

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jason_wood shared a tip "Top 3 movie for me..."

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william_sammons shared a tip "One of the best movies ever. Such feels such cinematography such acting"

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simijon_kilmer shared a tip "I'd have to see it again"

kadeen_morgan shared a tip "A beautiful different look at Jim Carrey"

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zitro_12 shared a tip "When they decide to stay together even after everything that has happened..they were meant to be"

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seantell_conley shared a tip "What did you like most?"

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sammie_odessa shared a tip "Worth multiple watches."

desiree_dolberry shared a tip "Awesome movie"

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caitlin_mahoney_2597 shared a tip "I like the premise of being able to erase memories and the actual ramifications of that. Plus the CAST in this is just phenomenal"

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immanuel_murin shared a tip "Amazing movie. Makes you think. You feel for his character"

cassie_8586 shared a tip "Such a mindf*ck about regret and love. Makes you really consider your values."

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shav0n shared a tip "Beautiful"

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january_johnson shared a tip "Love it. One of my top favorite movies of all time."

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matthew_leiner shared a tip "Its a constant trip. The tone is all over the place, but in a good way"

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adam_tetreault shared a tip "A weird role for Jim Carry but he knocks it out of the park. A case for looking through memories and the past"

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tatiana_noval shared a tip "It is awesome. You think about the movie after."

ruth_mclean_2233 shared a tip "finally! most people are uncultured and don’t know about it when i talk about it"

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tracy_mirabelli shared a tip "Hmmmm…Rabbit Hole was moving. Awakening. Garden State was life changing."

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tracy_mirabelli shared a tip "Any recommendations??"

beth_malson shared a tip "Brilliant, gorgeous, unforgettable"

nf__7890 shared a tip "Definitely in my top ten"

sonu shared a tip "Really good"

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greg_funk_108 shared a tip "Good movie, have to watch carefully"

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lynn_henson_2239 shared a tip "When we see or dont see Elijah Wood face during the memory erasing so trippy."

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holly_christman shared a tip "I have a lot of favorite parts as well lol"

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mariana_jimenez shared a tip "loved it"

adam_longbottom shared a tip "the feelings of subconscious wanting from the characters of going through a breakup"

jon_khamidov shared a tip "A roller coaster of emotions that are hard to explain. It just rwally touches your yeart"

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kelly_ann_7097 shared a tip "Hard to watch. Captures your feelings and exploits them."

ds_ash shared a tip "Unexpected turns n twists with reasonable explanations to make this believable."

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julia_brailovski shared a tip "Amazing movie"

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aiden_roark shared a tip "Absolutely brilliant"

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sushmitha_pokala shared a tip "The story is abbrent.. What are your thoughts"

calista_mateuszczyk shared a tip "Heart wrenching"

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leia_west_9627 shared a tip "I've watched this countless times! Its emotional and visually so beautiful"

linda_hutchins shared a tip "Love this movie. One of my favorites"

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katy_housh shared a tip "Absolutely loved it!!"

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leah_barry shared a tip "Emotional, thought provoking, funny"

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angelo_grey shared a tip "A creative way that deconstructs a common problem with relationships."

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rachelle_balge shared a tip "Hands down my favorite film. Absolutely heartbreaking and beautiful. The music, lighting, and just everything."

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andrea_yanke shared a tip "Favorite movie."

maggie_allison_2183 shared a tip "This is one of my all time favorite movies! Luv the premise and the acting was amazing. Really good highly recommend"

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daimler_diol shared a tip "One of my all time favorite movies. Stands the test of time."