Being John Malkovich

Being John Malkovich (1999)

Genres - Comedy, Comedy Drama, Drama, Fantasy  |   Sub-Genres - Comedy Drama  |   Release Date - Oct 8, 1999  |   Run Time - 113 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Being John Malkovich is a 1999 American magic realism comedy film directed by Spike Jonze and written by Charlie Kaufman. For both, it is their first feature film. The film stars John Cusack, Cameron Diaz and Catherine Keener, with John Malkovich and Charlie Sheen as themselves. The film follows a puppeteer who finds a portal that leads into Malkovich's mind.

Released by USA Films, the film was nominated in three categories at the 72nd Academy Awards: Best Director for Jonze, Best Original Screenplay for Kaufman and Best Supporting Actress for Keener.

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Budget

$13,000,000

Box Office

$23,106,667

Tags

Adaptation, Cult, Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind, Independent, Mind-Bending/Experimental, New Jersey Turnpike, Pet, Puppeteer, Spiritual/Religious, Surrealist Cinema

Attributes

Filming Location: Long Beach, New Jersey
Narrative Location: New Jersey, New York City
Subject: body swap, identity
Time Period: 1990s

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The Hole of Malkovich
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Στο μυαλό του Τζον Μάλκοβιτς
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マルコヴィッチの穴
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傀儡人生
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变脑
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變腦
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존 말코비치 되기
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