Lester and Carolyn Burnham are, on the outside, a perfect husband and wife in a perfect house in a perfect neighborhood. But inside, Lester is slipping deeper and deeper into a hopeless depression. He finally snaps when he becomes infatuated with one of his daughter’s friends. Meanwhile, his daughter Jane is developing a happy friendship with a shy boy-next-door named Ricky, who lives with an abusive father.
Sam Mendes Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Wes Bentley 14 Sep 1999 (USA) Won 5 Oscars. Another 103 wins & 96 nominations. tt0169547 , Adultery, Coming Out, Loss Of Father, First Time, Camcorder, Virgin, Film Maker, Estate Agent, Rose Garden, School Friend, Hysterical Wive, Daughter