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Overview

Ben Stiller plays comedy writer Jerry Stahl, whose $6000-a-week heroin habit had him taking his infant daughter along on his drug runs and doing smack during TV script conferences. Departing detox, Stahl explores memories with survivor Kitty, who listens patiently to Stahl's flashback. Other women in Stahl's life are his British wife Sandra and his agent Vola.

  1. David Veloz

    Director, Writer

  2. Jerry Stahl

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Ben Stiller

    Ben Stiller

    Jerry Stahl

  2. Elizabeth Hurley

    Elizabeth Hurley

    Sandra

  3. Maria Bello

    Maria Bello

    Kitty

  4. Owen Wilson

    Owen Wilson

    Nicky

  5. Jay Paulson

    Jay Paulson

    Phoenix Punk

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Permanent Midnight
Permanent Midnight

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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 16, 1998
    R
    Theatrical

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    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 28m

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