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6.2
/10
1,571 Ratings

Reality Bites

Directed by Ben Stiller
United States, 1994
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Synopsis

The plot is centered on Lelaina (Ryder), an aspiring videographer working on a documentary called Reality Bites about the disenfranchised lives of her friends and roommates (Hawke, Garofalo, and Zahn), and to a certain degree, about Lelaina herself.

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Reality Bites Directed by Ben Stiller

Critics reviews

Lubezki and Stiller’s work together is startling in its beauty. The photography emphasizes the peach-hued lamplight in this Houston apartment or the late evening sun cascading through its windows . . . The camera keeps pace with the couple [Stiller and Ryder] as they step from an elevator across a lobby then out through a revolving door. Few character-focused comedies (and honestly, few Ben Stiller movies) look this lovely.
November 06, 2017
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