During the summer in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, widow Sara Goldfarb spends her time watching electrifying infomercials. Meanwhile, her son Harry occasionally pawns her cherished television to fund the recreational drug use of his best friend Tyrone and his loving girlfriend Marion.
After Sara receives a call that she has won a spot on a television game show, she becomes excited about attending it in her fancy red dress she used to wear with her husband. However, she is very disappointed to learn that she no longer fits into it. After failing a strict diet, an unscrupulous physician prescribes her a regimen of weight-loss amphetamines. She begins losing weight, while becoming manic. Read more on Wikipedia.
|Produced By:||Palmer West, Nick Wechsler, Ann Ruark, Eric Watson, Jonah Smith, Ben Barenholtz, Scott Franklin, Stefan Simchowitz, Randy Simon, Beau Flynn, Scott Vogel|
|Directed By:||Darren Aronofsky|
|Written By:||Hubert Selby Jr., Darren Aronofsky|
|Cast:||Mark Margolis, Bill Buell, Henry Stram, Jennifer Connelly, Jack O'Connell, Jim Centofanti, Suzanne Shepherd, Todd Miller, Aliya Campbell, Diana Berry, Ami Goodheart, Ellen Burstyn, Chas Mastin, Denise Dowse, Joanne Gordon, Hubert Selby Jr., Abraham Abraham, Louise Lasser, Eric Cohen, Robert Dylan Cohen, Marlon Wayans, Allison Furman, Janet Sarno, Christopher McDonald, Leland Gantt, Jimmie Ray Weeks, Stanley B. Herman, Scott Franklin, Sean Gullette, Keith Michaels, Olga Merediz, Nina Zavarin, Darren Aronofsky, Heather Litteer, Abraham Aronofsky, Gregg Bello, John Bryant, Lianna Pai, Te'Ron A. O'Neal, Geordan Reisner, Samia Shoaib, Ajay Naidu, Michael Kaycheck, Peter Maloney, Eddie De Harp, Marcia Jean Kurtz, Ben Shenkman, Shaun O'Hagan, Jared Leto, Joshua Pollack, Charlotte Aronofsky, Dylan Baker, Keith David|
|In Theaters:||Dec 15, 2000|
|Runtime:||1 hour 42 minutes|
|Production:||Artisan Entertainment, Thousand Words, Sibling Productions|
|Available On:||Amazon, Itunes, Netflix, Vudu|