My daughter Jane. Only child.
Angry, insecure, confused. I wish I
could tell her that's all going to
But I don't want to lie to her.
Carolyn stands next to a platinum-colored MERCEDES-BENZ ML320,
Jane. Honey. Are you trying to look
Well, congratulations. You've
carrying a BRIEFCASE.
Lester, could you make me a little
later, please? Because I'm not quite
Nice going, Dad.
this gigantic loser, and... they're
American Beauty (1999)
Synopsis: Lester Burnham (Kevin Spacey) is a gainfully employed suburban husband and father. Fed up with his boring, stagnant existence, he quits his job and decides to reinvent himself as a pot-smoking, responsibility-shirking teenager. What follows is at once cynical, hysterical, and, eventually, tragically uplifting.