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2.7
4,098 Ratings

Crash

Directed by Paul Haggis
United States, Germany, 2004
Drama

Synopsis

Interweaving stories taking place during two days in Los Angeles, including a characters from every part of modern society as they deal with race as it applies in their lives.

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Crash Directed by Paul Haggis

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2006 | 3 wins including: Best Motion Picture of the Year

2006 | 3 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

Independent Spirit Awards

2006 | 2 wins including: Best First Feature

American Film Institute Awards

2006 | Winner: Movie of the Year

Critics reviews

Haggis wants to implicate us as well as many of his more sympathetic characters in the round-robin of prejudice, so he plays tricks with our expectations, making us retroactively aware of our own prejudices—not unlike the surprise endings of O. Henry. That we can feel pleasure when these twists are revealed sometimes mitigates the deceptions that make them possible. And sometimes it doesn’t.
May 13, 2005
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