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Leaving Las Vegas (1995)

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Starring (View all)
Nicolas Cage Nicolas Cage
Ben Sanderson
Steven Weber Steven Weber
Marc Nussbaum
Kim Adams Kim Adams
Sheila
Emily Procter Emily Procter
Debbie
Stuart Regen Stuart Regen
Man at Bar


Written by
Mike Figgis Mike Figgis
(screenplay by)


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Leaving this Movie Alone

15 years, 3 months ago at Jan 28 18:19
2 votes
The roles Nicolas Cage and Elisabeth Shue played in Leaving Las Vegas were outstanding but the story itself left me wondering by movies end what the point of it all was. Yeah I get the struggle of each individual character and solace they found in each other but its gratuitous nature did not justify two hours of nothing more than their hardships.

Garbage.

7 years, 8 months ago at Sep 9 14:05
1 vote
Easily one of the most boring movies i have ever encountered, it was literally like torture, i wasn't able to look at my computer screen for an entire hour, but i had to force myself into it so that i can review it, but i already regret doing that, because writing this makes me bored.

It's a story about a drunk lonely middle-aged man played by Nicloas cage, which isn't really a prob... read more

What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas

13 years, 1 month ago at Apr 17 0:08
1 vote
My favorite aspect of this movie is the fact that it was never fully explored why Nick Cage's character wanted to off himself via alcoholism. The viewer is almost forced to come into the character's life with the same info that Elizabeth Shue's character & get to know him from that vantage point. It's a reminder that, many times, the addictions of those who are addicted tend to become bigger than ... read more
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Description: An alcoholic movie executive who loses his wife, his family and his job decides to drive to Las Vegas and commit suicide by drinking himself to death in this acclaimed adaptation of the late John O'Brien's 1991 autobiographical novel. In Vegas, he meets a nearly equally pathetic young hooker and the two develop a strange, moving bond while waiting for him to die. ... (more)
Release date: 1 December 1995
UPC: 027616699725
Tags: Drama (23), Romance (17), Alcoholism (15), Prostitution (12), Suicide (11), 1995 (11), Tragedy (8), Rape (8), Pimp (8), Infidelity (7), Casino (6), 1990s (6), Prostitute (6), Beer (6), Russian Mafia (6), Sacrifice (5), Toilet (5), Female Nudity (4), Based On Novel (4), Alcoholic (4)
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