Paul Thomas Anderson directed this movie in 1999
Director Paul Thomas Anderson
Director Paul Thomas Anderson
Plot – An ordinary day in the lives of nine people. Linda Partridge who married Earl just because of money realizes she loves him now that he's dying. Meanwhile, his nurse Phil Parma tries to find Earl’s son Frank, a sex guru, to fulfill Earl last wish. The policeman Jim Kurring during a normal patrolling meets and falls in love with the drug addict daughter of a presenter who has just found to have cancer. Donnie Smith, once a child star of television, discovers he has a lot of love to share but do not know who to share it with. Rick is really close to his brilliant son, but he doesn’t want to be considered a prodigious child and he cannot show a single act of love.
All actors – Julianne Moore, William H. Macy, John C. Reilly, Tom Cruise, Philip Baker Hall, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jason Robards, Alfred Molina, Melora Walters, Michael Bowen, Ricky Jay, Jeremy Blackman, Melinda Dillon, April Grace, Luis Guzmán, Henry Gibson, Felicity Huffman, Emmanuel Johnson, Don McManus, Eileen Ryan, Danny Wells, Orlando Jones, Michael Murphy, Pat Healy, Genevieve Zweig, Mark Flannagan, Neil Flynn, Rod McLachlan, Allan Graf, Patton Oswalt, Raymond 'Big Guy' Gonzales, Brad Hunt, Jim Meskimen, Chris O'Hara, Clement Blake, Frank Elmore, John Kraft Seitz, Cory Buck, Tim Soronen, Jim Ortlieb, Thomas Jane, Holly Houston, Benjamin Niedens, Veronica Hart, Melissa Spell, James Kiriyama-Lem, Jason 'Jake' Cross, Charlie Scott, Juan Medrano, John Pritchett, Cleo King, Michael Shamus Wiles, Jason Andrews, John S. Davies, Kevin Breznahan, Miguel Pérez, David Masuda, Neil Pepe, Lionel Mark Smith, Annette Helde, Lynne Lerner, Scott Burkett, Bob Brewer, Julie Brewer, Nancy Marston, Maurey Marston, Jamala Gaither, Amy Brown, Meagen Fay, Patricia Forte, Patrick Warren, Virginia Pereira, Craig Kvinsland, Patricia Scanlon, Natalie Marston, Bobby Brewer, Clark Gregg, Art Frankel, Matt Gerald, Guillermo Melgarejo, Paul F. Tompkins, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Jim Beaver, Ezra Buzzington, Denise Woolfork, New World Harmonica Trio, Robert Downey Sr., William Mapother, Larry Ballard, Brett Higgins, Brian Higgins, Michael Phillips, Lillian Adams, Steven Bush, Mike Massa, Dale Gibson, Scott Alan Smith, Junichi Yanagita, Robert Bella, Douglas Busby, Christina Eliason, Thomas Griffin, Phil Hawn, Miriam Margolyes, Tom Ohmer, Lynne Oropeza, Colleen Pelletier, Dayna Price, Herb Santos Jr., Tom Tangen, Sean Wilsonshow all
“Magnolia” Quotes 28 quotes
“I'll tell you everything, and you tell me everything, and maybe we can get through all the piss and shit and lies that kill other people.”
“It's dangerous to confuse children with angels.”
“I loved her so. And she knew what I did. She knew all the fucking stupid things I'd done. But the love... was stronger than anything you can think of. The goddamn regret. The goddamn regret! Oh, and I'll die. Now I'll die, and I'll tell you what... the biggest regret of my life... I let my love go.”
“Language. The magical key to unlocking the female analytical mindset.”
The book says, "We might be through with the past, but the past ain't through with us".
“Whatever you wanna tell me, whatever you think might scare me, won't... and I will listen... I will be a good listener to you if that's what you want... and you know, you know... I won't judge you... I can do that sometimes, I know, but I won't... I can... listen to you and you shouldn't be scared of scaring me off or anything that you might...” (continue)(continue reading)
“I can't let you go. Now, you... you listen to me now. You're a good person. You're a good and beautiful person and I won't let you walk out on me. And I won't let you say those things - those things about how stupid you are and this and that. I won't stand for that. You want to be with me... then you be with me. You see?”
“Save me from the ranks of the freaks who suspect that they'll never love anyone.”
“We met upon the level, and we're parting on the square.”
“- Quiz Kid Donnie Smith: Do you have love in your heart?
- Thurston Howell: I have love all over. I even have love for you, friend.
- Quiz Kid Donnie Smith: Is it real love? The kind of love that makes you feel... that intangible joy in the pit of your stomach... like a bucket of acid and nerves running around... making you hurt and happy and...” (continue)(continue reading)
“I loved her so. She knew what I did. She knew all the fucking stupid things I'd done. But the love... was stronger than anything you can think of. God damn regret!”
“Respect the cock! And tame the cunt!”
“- Claudia Wilson Gator: [after kissing Jim] I wanted to do that.
- Jim Kurring: Well...
- Claudia Wilson Gator: That felt good to do - to do what I wanted to do.”
“- Burt Ramsey: You smell like trouble.
- Jimmy Gator: I'm fucking hammered, Burt.”
“Men are shit. What? Men... are... shit. What, isn't that what they say? Because we do bad things, don't we? We do horrible, heinous, heinous, terrible things. Things that no woman would ever do.”
“This fucking lie... it's so fucking hard, so long! Life ain't short, it's long, it's long, God damn it!”
I come in here, I give these things to you, you check, you make your phone calls, look suspicious, ask questions. I'm sick. I have sickness all around me and you fucking ask me about my life? "What's wrong?" Have you seen death in your bed? In your house? Where's your fucking decency? And then I'm asked fucking questions. What's... wrong? You... (continue)(continue reading)