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Nada, a wanderer without meaning in his life, discovers a pair of sunglasses capable of showing the world the way it truly is. As he walks the streets of Los Angeles, Nada notices that both the media and the government are comprised of subliminal messages meant to keep the population subdued, and th

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1988-11-23

Runtime 94 minutes

Budget $4m

Revenue $13m


TMDB 7.3


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jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "Intense but good movie, definitely makes you think!"

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jrm shared a tip "7.5/10. Cult classic. Cheesy but great!"

monsta_r.o.e. shared a tip "They said they was gonna remake this! I hope they do because they still live 👀👽"

jess_ica_9043 shared a tip "Gotta get me a pair of those glasses 😎"

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ArYka shared a tip "Very good... Even in 2020"

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amber_gj shared a tip "A must for john carpenter fans very original"

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nunya_effing_biz shared a tip "Should be required viewing for every consumer of American media. There's just not enough critical thinking nowadays."

dexter_poe shared a tip "Great movie, one of those you have to see at least once."

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giuseppeg shared a tip "All out of bubblegum"

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2020_vision shared a tip "Best Conspiracy Movie Released Ever But May Not Be A Conspiracy Just Cold Hard Facts G.O.A.T. either way!!!!!"

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n._mortensen shared a tip "I finally watched this and I loved it! It full of 80’s charm"

iggy_moonrock shared a tip "my favorite documentary"

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lor3nz42_s shared a tip "A great commentary on Reafen Era Consumerism"

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sheri_kendall shared a tip "Definitely a cult classic. I still quote the bubblegum line whenever I can sneak it into casual conversation"

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marquoetz_king shared a tip "A Documentary"

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tania_villman shared a tip "👏👏👏"

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