Voto IMDb: 8,4/10 (777775 voti)
Regista: Sam Mendes
Cast: Kevin Spacey (come Lester Burnham), Annette Bening (come Carolyn Burnham), Thora Birch (come Jane Burnham), Wes Bentley (come Ricky Fitts), Mena Suvari (come Angela Hayes)
Paese: USA Studio: DreamWorks Distribution
Durata: 122 minuti
Genere(i): Drammatico, Romantico
Trama: 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.