About the film
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Release Date: September 15, 1999
|Production Companies||:||Jinks/Cohen Company, DreamWorks Pictures|
|Producers||:||Alan Ball, Bruce Cohen, Dan Jinks, Debra Zane, Terri Taylor, Stan Wlodkowski, Christa Vausbinder, Deborah Ricketts, Victor A. Haddox, Cristen Carr Strubbe, Steven R. Molen, Janet Lonsdale, Christine Bonnem, Maria DeVane, Chee Ho, Shannon Speaker, Debbie-Lynn Siegel, Lisa Marie Serra, Yoshi Enoki Jr., Jeff Lovely, Raquel Osborne, Steven Buhai, Matt Walker|
|Writers||:||Alan Ball, Alan Ball|
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.