American Beauty (1999)
A telesales operative becomes disillusioned with his existence and begins to hunger for fresh excitement in his life. As he experiences a new awakening of the senses, his wife and daughter also undergo changes that seriously affect their family. Critically acclaimed, this film won Oscars for Best Screenplay, Best Director, Best Actor, and Best Film. Commissioned by Lucas U. (5/14/21).
Release date: September 17, 1999 (USA)
Director: Sam Mendes
Screenplay: Alan Ball
Featured song: Any Other Name
Awards: Academy Award for Best Picture