American Beauty Script Summary
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.
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|Actors||Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Wes Bentley,|
|Released||01 Oct 1999|
|Awards||Won 5 Oscars. Another 103 wins & 96 nominations.|
|Domestic Box Office||$130,096,601|
|Foreign Box Office||$226,200,000|
|Total Box Office||$356,296,601|