Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation with his daughter's attractive friend.

  1. Alan Ball

    Author, Screenplay

  2. Sam Mendes


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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 8, 1999
    R, Premiere
  • September 15, 1999
    R, Theatrical (limited)
  • September 17, 1999
    R, Theatrical (limited)
  • October 1, 1999
    R, Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 2m

Budget $15,000,000.00

Revenue $356,296,601.00

Homepage http://www.dreamworks.com/ab/



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