The Truman Show

The Truman Show

DVD - 2005
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An insurance salesman, Truman Burbank, begins to doubt reality when he realizes that his life is a TV program. Nominated for six Golden Globes.
Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2005]
Edition: Special ed.
ISBN: 9781415713136
1415713138
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (103 min.) :,sd., col. ;,12 cm.

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One of the most brilliant and off-the-wall movies ever made. I liked Laura Linney even better than Jim Carrey, but the acting in it was essentially perfect, as well as the story line.

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lukasevansherman
Apr 01, 2020

Great premise, mediocre execution. Also see "EdTV." Or don't. I hear it's pretty bad.

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1aa
Jun 15, 2019

The ideas about modern voyeurism are somewhat unclearly presented. But it is an original film: it keeps one guessing, its funny, and if some moments are clearly perceived will make the viewer give some thought to the modern corporate capitalist surveillance society.

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goalie33_0
Sep 22, 2018

This is a fantastic movie. This truly shows how talented Jim Carry really is. It was a little boring at some points though.

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reginator_22
Jan 24, 2018

Solid film!

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TEENREVIEWBOARD
Aug 28, 2017

An intriguingĀ concept of a child adopted by a cooperation and his entire life is filmed without him knowing for almost 30 years until Truman starts noticing the peculiar. A great film leading to an amazing finale.
- @Florence of the Teen Review Board of the Hamilton Public Library

Reminds me of my life. I talk out loud sometimes to myself and guess what its in the newspaper the next day. Satellites must be? listening in be careful its a strange world we live in.

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klimekk
Jun 23, 2017

I think this is most stupid movie I watched - even more stupid as Borat
I know, that it suppose to be satirical, but to be honest - is just only dumb
show that director maybe even got a interesting idea, but was so dumb and so vain that did n't even know what to show
so show only how stupid is american culture - that pop, base of american life
I know that not everything is so dumb and so empty, without taste and style - but one message is clear from that movie: yes - only here is possible to create something so stupid, so tasteful and so nonsense and some of the people will buy it and will try to find something deep
it should get negative stars
it is most distasteful movie even more then Disney's Aladdin and Jacob The Liar , from now it is #1
so for that reason is worth watch it - but please clean the mess after watching

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ChrisPeet
May 04, 2017

this is an amazing movie. one of Jim Carreys best, in my opinion. i strongly recommend you watch it

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redwig
Jun 28, 2016

If you know someone who spends all their time on "Facebook," an "X-Box," or can't go a day without their phone gizmo -and this concerns you- then, most likely... YOU WILL LOVE THIS MOVIE. Question: Are you rooting for Truman to stay in his bubble, or escape?

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Laura_X Aug 03, 2018

Good morning! and in case I don't see ya, good afternoon, good evening, and good night!

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reginator_22
Jan 24, 2018

Truman: Good morning, and in case I don't see ya, good afternoon, good evening, and good night!

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