American Beauty is a film about a well situated family man in suburbia who yearns for something besides the seemingly normal and good life he lives. As he and his family change, so does the neighborhood as examples of freedom, love, beauty and the pursuit of happiness come up in the film.
Released on the 1999-09-08
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1990s, 1999, Bare Breasts, Becoming an Adult, Broken Relationship, Cannabis, Cheerleader, Coming Out, Depression, Desolation, Dream, Dream, Drug Dealer, Family Life, Fast Food Restaurant, Father Son Relationship, Father-Daughter-Relationship, First Time, Freedom, Homophobia, Infidelity, Infidelity, Joint, Life's Dream, Lolita, Male Nudity, Marriage Crisis, Masturbation, Meaning of Life, Midlife Crisis, Neighbour, New Beginning, Outsider, Parental Alienation Syndrome, Pontiac, Precociousness, Puberty, Realtor, Restart, School, Sexual Desire, Sexual Identity, Strict Father, Suburb, Teenager, To Smoke Hash, United States of America, Video Camera, Violent Father, Virgin
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This movie has been referenced in the following movies:
- Brooklyn Nine-Nine > Paranoia
- Future Man > Return of the Present
- Scream Queens > Halloween Blues
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