American Beauty (1999)

American Beauty (1999) is a Drama, Romance film directed by Sam Mendes – Lester and Carolyn Burnham are, on the outside, a perfect husband and wife in a perfect house in a perfect neighborhood. But inside, Lester is slipping deeper and deeper into a hopeless depression. He finally snaps when he becomes infatuated with one of his daughter’s friends. Meanwhile, his daughter Jane is developing a happy friendship with a shy boy-next-door named Ricky, who lives with an abusive father. IMDB


Directed By – Sam Mendes

Genre – Drama, Romance

Cast – Kevin Spacey , Mena Suvari , Sam Robards , Annette Bening , Fort Atkinson , Thora Birch , Wes Bentley , Peter Gallagher , Scott Bakula , Allison Janney , Barry Del Sherman , John Cho , Sue Casey , Ara Celi , Chris Cooper

In Theaters – 1 October 1999

Duration – 122 Minutes

MPAA Rating : R

Taglines : … look closer

Story Writers: Alan Ball

Country: USA

Language: English

Production Company : DreamWorks SKG , Jinks/Cohen Company