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Status: Released

Runtime: 119

Budget: $40,000,000

Revenue: $144,056,873

Languages: en, fr, hr, sv, th

Webpage: -

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  •  R

  • 2000-02-11

  • 2000-02-16

  • 2000-02-16

  • 2000-02-25

  • 2000-03-29

Plot Keywords

Alternative Titles

  • La Plage
  • Beach
  • La Playa
  • A Part
Content Score: 100


6.2/10 (366 votes)


Twenty-something Richard travels to Thailand and finds himself in possession of a strange map. Rumours state that it leads to a solitary beach paradise, a tropical bliss - excited and intrigued, he sets out to find it.


Somewhere on this planet it must exist.


Director: Danny Boyle
Writers: ,

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Leonardo DiCaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio
as Richard

Guillaume Canet

Guillaume Canet
as Étienne

Tilda Swinton

Tilda Swinton
as Sal

Virginie Ledoyen

Virginie Ledoyen
as Françoise

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A review by John Chard

Getting away from it all may not be perfection paradise after all?

I first viewed this film upon its release and felt that the final third did the film down - and that the voice-over took away from the essence of the story, thus it's average. My subsequent viewings over the years would see me lament about an arcade game sequence and bemoaning that Robert Carlyle wasn't given a more extended role, yet it has become a film that sees me totally on board with director Danny Boyle's production and it's now that I think it puts the story together with poignant precision.

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