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3.9
4,444 Ratings

Happiness

Directed by Todd Solondz
United States, 1998
Drama

Synopsis

Set in the suburbs of New Jersey, this darkly comic, unsettling feature follows the lives of the Jordan sisters — perky, wannabe-musician Joy, cheery housewife and mother of three Trish, and sultry, sophisticated poet Helen — after a failed date brings a curse upon their family.

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Happiness Directed by Todd Solondz

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1998 | Winner: FIPRESCI Prize

Independent Spirit Awards

1999 | 3 nominations including: Best Director

Toronto International Film Festival

1998 | Winner: Metro Media Award

International Film Festival Rotterdam

1999

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