Inherent Vice

Inherent Vice (2014)

Under the paving stones, the beach!

  • Genre: Comedy, Romance, Crime, Drama, Mystery
  • Release Date: 2014-12-25
  • User Rating: 6.6/10 from 1618 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 28min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: IAC Films
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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In Los Angeles at the turn of the 1970s, drug-fueled detective Larry "Doc" Sportello investigates the disappearance of an ex-girlfriend.

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  • Joaquin Phoenix

    as Larry "Doc" Sportello
  • Josh Brolin

    as Lt. Det. Christian F. "Bigfoot" Bjornsen
  • Owen Wilson

    as Coy Harlingen
  • Katherine Waterston

    as Shasta Fay Hepworth
  • Reese Witherspoon

    as Deputy D.A. Penny Kimball
  • Benicio del Toro

    as Sauncho Smilax
  • Jena Malone

    as Hope Harlingen
  • Maya Rudolph

    as Petunia Leeway
  • Martin Short

    as Dr. Rudy Blatnoyd, D.D.S.
  • Martin Donovan

    as Crocker Fenway
  • Sasha Pieterse

    as Japonica Fenway
  • Eric Roberts

    as Michael Z. Wolfmann
  • Michael Kenneth Williams

    as Tariq Khalil
  • Joanna Newsom

    as Sortilège
  • Jeannie Berlin

    as Aunt Reet
  • Serena Scott Thomas

    as Sloane Wolfmann
  • Hong Chau

    as Jade
  • Christopher Allen Nelson

    as Glenn Charlock
  • Sam Jaeger

    as Agent Flatweed
  • Timothy Simons

    as Agent Borderline
  • Jillian Bell

    as Chlorinda
  • Jordan Christian Hearn

    as Denis
  • Taylor Bonin

    as Ensenada Slim
  • Martin Dew

    as Dr. Buddy Tubeside
  • Shannon Collis

    as Bambi
  • Catherine Haena Kim

    as News Reporter
  • Vivienne Khaledi

    as Amethyst Harlingen
  • Yvette Yates

    as Luz
  • Andrew Simpson

    as Riggs Warbling
  • Joe Dioletto

    as Cop with Bigfoot
  • Jack Kelly

    as Burke Stodger (archive footage)
  • Belladonna

    as Clancy Charlock
  • Elaine Tan

    as Xandra
  • Wilson Bethel

    as LAPD Officer #1
  • Anders Holm

    as LAPD Officer #2
  • Emmet Unverzagt

    as Bigfoot's Kid
  • Erica Sullivan

    as Dr. Lily Hammer
  • Eva Fisher

    as Dr. Threeply's Assistant #1
  • Jackie Michele Johnson

    as Dr. Threeply's Assistant #2
  • Katie Schwartz

    as Kimberly
  • Charley Morgan

    as Dr. Igor
  • Keith Jardine

    as Puck Beaverton
  • Delaina Mitchell

    as Mrs. Chastity Bjornsen
  • Michael Cotterman

    as Rhus Frothingham
  • Peter McRobbie

    as Adrian Prussia
  • Shannon C. Sullivan

    as Adrian Prussia's Secretary
  • Samantha Lemole

    as Golden Fang Mother
  • Madison Leisle

    as Golden Fang Daughter
  • Christian Williams

    as Smedley
  • Jefferson Mays

    as Dr. Threeply
  • Liam Van Joosten

    as Golden Fang Son
  • Matt Doyle

    as Golden Fang Father
  • Ashleigh Biller

    as Patient (uncredited)
  • David Prak

    as Buddhist Monk
  • Amy Ferguson

    as Bodhi
  • Emma Dumont

    as Zinnia
  • Scott Aschenbrenner

    as Jesus Guard (uncredited)
  • Christina Bobrowsky

    as Patient (uncredited)
  • Peter Bonilla

    as Police Officer (uncredited)
  • Gregoer Boru

    as Recording Tech (uncredited)
  • Marianne Bourg

    as Beach Girl (uncredited)
  • Toyia Brown

    as Harmony (uncredited)
  • Stu Brumbaugh

    as Groupie (uncredited)
  • Seth Cash

    as Detective (uncredited)
  • Laura Lyon Rossi

    as Groupie (uncredited)
  • Elizabeth Colunga

    as Patient (uncredited)
  • Emma Cooper

    as Groupie (uncredited)
  • Nick de Graffenreid

    as Patient (uncredited)
  • Adam Dorsey

    as Jesus Guard (uncredited)
  • Ken Edling

    as Judge (uncredited)
  • Jenna Emery

    as Groupie (uncredited)
  • Al Function

    as Biker (uncredited)
  • Brandy Futch

    as Flight Attendant (uncredited)
  • Lauren Goncher

    as Dental Assistant (uncredited)
  • Ellen Ho

    as Chinese Waitress (uncredited)
  • Jessica Huss

    as Speed Freak (uncredited)
  • Raiden Integra

    as Patient (uncredited)
  • Dallas James

    as Auto Mechanic (uncredited)
  • Christopher Karl Johnson

    as Mr. Robinson (uncredited)
  • Laura Kranz

    as Chryskylodon Patient (uncredited)
  • Timothy Lally

    as Commando (uncredited)
  • Adeana Lane

    as Beach Girl (uncredited)
  • Kira Legg

    as Groupie (uncredited)
  • Tracy Ann Lisa

    as District Attorney (uncredited)
  • Blue LoLan

    as Patient (uncredited)
  • Dakota Lupo

    as Chief Chanter (uncredited)
  • Jacob Lyman

    as Mormon FBI Agent (uncredited)
  • Amanda Maddox

    as Flight Attendant (uncredited)
  • Emilee Madrak

    as Groupie (uncredited)
  • Kirstin Masters

    as Dental Assistant (uncredited)
  • Zach McMahon

    as Police Officer (uncredited)
  • Chelsea O'Toole

    as Patient (uncredited)
  • Shaun Parker

    as Commando (uncredited)
  • Rodney J. Richards

    as Adrian Prussia's Friend (uncredited)
  • Philip Roosevelt

    as Hippie in Commune (uncredited)
  • Osamu Saito

    as Japanese Waiter (uncredited)
  • Joel Shock

    as Police Officer (uncredited)
  • Matthew Skomo

    as Detective (uncredited)
  • Chantal Thuy

    as Groupie (uncredited)
  • Diana Elizabeth Torres

    as Lourdes (uncredited)
Camera Robert Elswit Director of Photography
Production Scott Rudin Executive Producer
Directing Paul Thomas Anderson Director
Production Paul Thomas Anderson Producer
Writing Paul Thomas Anderson Writer
Production Daniel Lupi Producer
Production JoAnne Sellar Producer
Production Cassandra Kulukundis Casting
Sound Linda Cohen Music Supervisor
Art Amy Wells Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Mark Bridges Costume Design
Editing Leslie Jones Editor
Sound Jonny Greenwood Original Music Composer
Art David Crank Production Design
Production John Barba Casting Associate
Production Eli Bush Co-Producer
Production Adam Somner Executive Producer
Writing Thomas Pynchon Novel
Art Ruth de Jong Art Direction
Crew Erica Frauman Post Production Supervisor
Sound Christopher Scarabosio Sound Designer
Production Albert Chi Co-Producer
Directing Jillian Giacomini Script Supervisor
Production Karen Ruth Getchell Production Supervisor
Production Demelza Cronin Production Coordinator