American Beauty

American Beauty ...look closer at the most talked about film of the year. A funny, moving and shocking journey through life in suburban America.

...look closer at fortysomething ad man Lester Burnham and his status-seeking wife, Carolyn, as their marriage and lives slowly unravel. Lester's wife hates him, his daughter Jane regards him with contempt, and his boss is positioning him for the axe.

...look as Lester decides to make a few changes in his life; the freer he gets, the happier he gets. But Lester is about to learn that the ultimate freedom comes at the ultimate price.

...look closer at an acclaimed cast led by brillant performances from Kevin Spacey as Lester and Annette Bening as Carolyn.

...look closer at a ''flat-out masterpiece''

16 No persons under 16
117 minutes

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CastKevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Allison Janney, Peter Gallagher, Mena Suvari, Wes Bentley
DirectorSam Mendes
Formats VHS
SA DistributorSter-Kinekor

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