American Beauty

American Beauty (1999)

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  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 1999-09-15
  • User Rating: 8.032/10 from 10402 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 2min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: DreamWorks Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
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Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation with his daughter's attractive friend.

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    Sound Thomas Newman Original Music Composer
    Directing Sam Mendes Director
    Writing Alan Ball Screenplay
    Writing Alan Ball Author
    Production Alan Ball Co-Producer
    Production Bruce Cohen Producer
    Production Dan Jinks Producer
    Camera Conrad L. Hall Director of Photography
    Editing Christopher Greenbury Editor
    Editing Tariq Anwar Editor
    Production Debra Zane Casting
    Art Naomi Shohan Production Design
    Art David Lazan Art Direction
    Costume & Make-Up Julie Weiss Costume Design
    Production Terri Taylor Casting Assistant
    Crew Nicole Kidman Thanks
    Sound Scott Martin Gershin Supervising Sound Editor
    Sound Bill Bernstein Music Editor
    Crew Lisa Dennis Post Production Supervisor
    Art Mike Higelmire Leadman
    Sound Bryan Bowen Sound Effects Editor
    Crew John Hartigan Special Effects Coordinator
    Art Jan K. Bergstrom Set Decoration
    Art Catherine Smith Assistant Art Director
    Camera Conrad W. Hall Second Unit Director of Photography
    Crew Pete Townshend Thanks
    Production Stan Wlodkowski Co-Producer
    Editing Tracey Wadmore-Smith First Assistant Editor
    Camera David Golia Second Unit Director of Photography
    Costume & Make-Up Tania McComas Makeup Artist
    Production Christa Vausbinder Production Coordinator
    Sound Trevor Jolly ADR Supervisor
    Camera Geoffrey Haley Camera Operator
    Costume & Make-Up Carol A. O'Connell Key Hair Stylist
    Production Deborah Ricketts Researcher
    Camera Clyde E. Bryan First Assistant Camera
    Sound Chris Douridas Music Supervisor
    Crew Paula Abdul Choreographer
    Crew Phil Culotta Utility Stunts
    Crew Mike Piccirillo Set Production Assistant
    Sound Brian Basham ADR Recordist
    Sound Nerses Gezalyan Foley Mixer
    Sound James Moriana Foley Artist
    Sound Jeffrey Wilhoit Foley
    Sound Greg Zimmerman Foley Recordist
    Production Victor A. Haddox Assistant Accountant
    Camera Lorey Sebastian Still Photographer
    Sound Jackie Gonneau ADR & Dubbing
    Editing Vince Filippone Assistant Editor
    Art Suzan Wexler Set Designer
    Editing Larry Madaras First Assistant Editor
    Directing Tony Adler Assistant Director
    Art Christian Zimmermann Standby Painter
    Production Cristen Carr Strubbe Unit Production Manager
    Lighting Ross Dunkerley Electrician
    Costume & Make-Up Marcy Grace Froehlich Assistant Costume Designer
    Crew Robert 'Bobby Z' Zajonc Pilot
    Costume & Make-Up Julie Hewett Makeup Artist
    Sound Alan Rankin Sound Effects Editor
    Crew Jeff Couch Driver
    Directing Ana Maria Quintana Script Supervisor
    Sound Carl Fischer Boom Operator
    Sound Scott Millan Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Sound Mark Gordon Dialogue Editor
    Art Joe Ondrejko Construction Coordinator
    Visual Effects Matt Dessero Visual Effects Compositor
    Costume & Make-Up Kanani Wolf Set Costumer
    Sound Bob Beemer Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Art Andrea Dopaso Set Designer
    Costume & Make-Up Alix Hester Set Costumer
    Visual Effects Rob Hodgson Visual Effects Supervisor
    Crew David Linck Unit Publicist
    Visual Effects Jonathan F. Styrlund Visual Effects Producer
    Lighting Huston Beaumont Rigging Gaffer
    Sound Thomas O'Neil Younkman First Assistant Sound Editor
    Visual Effects Janet Yale Visual Effects Producer
    Sound Dennis S. Sands Scoring Mixer
    Visual Effects Travis Baumann Compositing Artist
    Costume & Make-Up Patricia DeHaney Key Hair Stylist
    Crew A. Welch Lambeth Transportation Coordinator
    Costume & Make-Up Cydney Cornell Hairstylist
    Visual Effects David Goldberg Visual Effects Supervisor
    Sound Simon Coke Dialogue Editor
    Costume & Make-Up Hope Slepak Costume Supervisor
    Production Steven R. Molen Production Executive
    Art Molly Click Art Department Coordinator
    Directing Rosemary C. Cremona Assistant Director
    Art Chris Samp Painter
    Sound Thomas Pasatieri Orchestrator
    Lighting Gerald A. King Rigging Grip
    Camera Aaron Pazanti Camera Operator
    Sound Joanie Diener Music Editor
    Sound Richard Van Dyke Production Sound Mixer
    Art Lynda Reiss Property Master
    Editing Phil Hetos Color Timer
    Visual Effects John Cassella 3D Artist
    Crew Jim Turner Production Controller
    Camera Dana Kroeger Additional Camera
    Visual Effects Paula Bonhomme Visual Effects Coordinator
    Costume & Make-Up Ian Kay Set Dressing Artist
    Visual Effects Ralph Merzbach 24 Frame Playback
    Art Robin Richesson Storyboard Artist
    Crew Matt Magnolia Visual Effects Editor
    Crew Kevin Du Toit Post Production Assistant
    Production Janet Lonsdale Production Accountant
    Sound Dean Drabin ADR Mixer
    Crew René González Projection
    Crew Ben Scott Stunt Coordinator
    Art Tony Chance Storyboard Artist
    Art Richard W. Jones Greensman
    Camera Kelly Diehl Libra Head Technician
    Camera Mike Gentile Second Assistant Camera
    Lighting James M. Cox Chief Lighting Technician
    Camera Bill Young Key Grip
    Crew Krissy Korn Craft Service
    Crew Rob Garlow Propmaker
    Crew Holiday Freeman Stand In
    Crew Randy Lovelady Transportation Captain
    Editing Jeffrey Skinner Editorial Production Assistant
    Production Christine Bonnem Location Manager
    Visual Effects Olivier Sarda Digital Compositors
    Crew Pia Mehr Studio Teachers
    Costume & Make-Up Sanford Slepak Key Costumer
    Camera Carlos M. Gallardo Dolly Grip
    Production Maria DeVane Post Production Accountant
    Production Chee Ho Location Assistant
    Camera Michael Thomas Camera Loader
    Lighting John Carney Assistant Chief Lighting Technician
    Camera Paul Farley Best Boy Grip
    Production Shannon Speaker Assistant Production Coordinator
    Directing Stephanie Kime Second Second Assistant Director
    Crew Jerry Miscevich Special Effects Technician
    Production Debbie-Lynn Siegel Payroll Accountant
    Costume & Make-Up Buffy Zerefski Assistant Makeup Artist
    Directing Peter E. Hirsch Second Assistant Director
    Art Angela M. Whiting Assistant Property Master
    Art Brook Bacon Swing
    Crew Jason Hansen Special Effects Assistant
    Production Lisa Marie Serra Post Production Coordinator
    Production Yoshi Enoki Jr. Assistant Location Manager
    Production Jeff Lovely Location Coordinator
    Production Raquel Osborne Extras Casting
    Production Steven Buhai Production Assistant
    Production Matt Walker Production Secretary
    Directing Chris Edmonds Second Unit First Assistant Director