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Truman Show, The (1998)
Rating:
Starring: Jim Carrey, Noah Emmerich, Ed Harris, Laura Linney, Natascha McElhone, Holland Taylor
Director: Peter Weir
Category: Drama, Comedy
Studio: Paramount Pictures
Subtitles:
[None]
Length:
103 mins

 
 

 

On The Air.Unaware.

He's the star of the show--but he doesn't know.Jim Carrey wowed critics and audiences alike as unwitting Truman Burbank in this marvel of a movie from director Peter Weir about a man whose life is a nonstop TV show.Truman doesn't realize that his quaint hometown is a giant studio set run by a visionary producer/director/creator (Ed Harris), that folks living and working there are Hollywood actors, that even his incessantly bubbly wife is a contract player.Gradually, Truman gets wise.And what he does about his discovery will have you laughing, crying and cheering like few film stories ever have.

 
 
   
   

 
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