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Ghost World
7.2 Rating
(1022 ratings)
7.5 IMDB rating

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Steve Buscemi

Steve Buscemi

Seymour
Illeana Douglas

Illeana Douglas

Roberta Allsworth
Bob Balaban

Bob Balaban

Enid's Dad


Written by
Daniel Clowes

Daniel Clowes

(comic book)
Terry Zwigoff

Terry Zwigoff

(written by)


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7 years, 1 month ago at Dec 16 0:16
2 votes
I watched this purely because I am strangely attracted to both of the female cast members who star in the show. I was certainly not left feeling hollow or superficial at the end of the film though. What starts off as a happy and fairly aimless movie ends up as quite a sad and emotional tale.

I know nothing about the graphic novel on which this is based, but I have experienced first... read more

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6 years, 5 months ago at Aug 4 8:06
1 vote
While I had seen Scarlett Johansson before in other movies, this was the first one where I had actually "fallen in love" with her.
I always liked Dan Clowes' comics. His work definitely subscribed to the idea of having a "style that was all his own". And for my money, this style fits in even more effectively in the medium of film than it does in the comicbook version of what is known as th... read more

A very good movie

4 years ago at Jan 7 15:21
1 vote
After all those American Pie clones, we may have forgotten how it is to be in your late teens. Those movies may be entertaining (most aren't though) but they are most of time completely unrealistic. Ghost World is a wake up call and send you right back in the reality. I really loved it.
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Description: Set in the summer after graduation, Enid and Rebecca are both outsiders in a world slowly being engulfed by fake 50's diners and Starbucks. Enid must attend an art class to officially graduate high school as Rebecca gets a job. When the two play a mean joke on a much older, geeky record collector, Enid finds a fellow soul and begins t ... (more)
Release date: 18 October 2001
UPC: 027616867650
Comedy (26), Drama (23), 2000s (17), 2001 (16), Indie (14), Based On Comic (11), Coming Of Age (10), Teen (9), (8), High School (7), Teenage (6), Adolescence (5), Romance (5), Usa (4), Adaptation (4), Music (4), Comic Book (3), Misfit (3), Cynicism (3), Based On Comic Book (3)
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“I am pretty sure that I was retarded up until this point for not having watched this. It honestly is one of the best teenager movies there has ever been created in modern cinematography, as far as I’m concerned.

Steve Buscemi and Thora Birch and Scarlett Johanson and all the rest of the characters are so dorky and awkward and adorable at the same time that I coud barely stand it. The cinematography, the old feel to it, the dialogues and the natural way the characters interact with each other just make it a wonderful movie. In no other movie have I seen apathy turned into something nice and so human as in Ghost World.

The mixture between the retro feel of the entire movie and the modern, if I can say so, attitudes that the characters have, is simply awesome and it kept” read more

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Ghost World (2001)

“I thought a scathing story of teens of all types and at all irrelevant, since as the action takes place, are joining curious proposals and emotional density.

It is difficult to foresee what is going to end the relationship between the two friends when players are faced with the situation of having to start taking charge of their own lives after completing their studies. The changes that inevitably occur (new relationships, situations and social environment) test their apparently close ties of friendship and is at this point that the film delves subtle but very effective in the field of testing and even battle fronts everywhere representing any teenager.

If one adds that the film has its good acid humor, but humor-after all, you get a pretty powerful bomb fantastic direc” read more

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"I relate a lot with Enid (the main character) and dispect of that, find the movie quite exquisite in it's own weird and lovely way. The art on it is pretty cool and the story is nice. Do want the comic books a lot right now."


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"A cool indie film about a couple of young social misfits. This gimmick grows significantly weaker over time, but the retro style makes this a low-budget movie a worthwhile watch. "


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"May 7 I discovered this movie on TV, but I don't watch movies on TV because I hate it when they cut out the best parts. I found this one at my video rental store I decided to rent it. I enjoyed this one. The characters were great and it had a great story. Steve Buscemi delivered a great performance in this one."


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