Truman Show

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. Includes all-new special features including a documentary and deleted/extended scenes.
Publisher: [United States] : Paramount Home Entertainment, 2005.
Edition: Widescreen.
ISBN: 9781415713136
Branch Call Number: DVD-AD COMEDY TRUM
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (approximately 103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.


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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.

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.

Jan 24, 2018

Solid film!

Aug 28, 2017

An intriguing 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.

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

May 04, 2017

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

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?

Oct 29, 2014

Amazing, and brilliant. Wow. This movie is so original, the director was surely a genius. This is also my favorite Jim Carrey movie--his acting in this was fantastic. The ending and climax were breathtaking. Watch this and watch it now.

Jul 13, 2014

The sort of film you wish Jim Carrey would make more often instead of reverting to juvenile gross out humour. The Truman Show demonstrates that he can really be a good actor when he sets his mind to it. The story features him as the unwitting star of a reality show centered around him, and his gradual awakening to the artificial world he has been set in. Carrey's ideally cast as Truman, running the gauntlet of emotions as he comes to his realizations, and actually playing the character as a straight serious person works wonders. Ed Harris was a good choice for Christof, creator of the show, who's spent most of his adult life pulling strings and manipulating reality even on this small scale. Weir's film is a triumph as a character study, never gets old when you watch it, and serves as an eerie precursor to the blight that reality television became.

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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!

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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