Special kind of awesome This movie captures a perverse wonder that I was accustomed to feeling more when I was a little kid, when the world seemed so big and limitless. A pure focus on motive and human depravity take center stage with the backdrop being a small portal into the twilight zone.
Very creative, intelligently compiled. I loved it the moment I saw the first 2 minutes of puppeteer-ing! The story is funny and has a creative addition of being very odd. But its interesting the farther you watch it.
Writer-director Neil LaBute's misanthropic black comedy stars Amy Brenneman, Aaron Eckhart, Catherine Keener, Jason Patric, Ben Stiller and Nastassja Kinski as a web of friends, acquaintances and lovers intertwined in complex, shifting relationships. A theater instructor's lack of prowess frustrates his wife, who in turn has an affair with a lesbian art gallery worker. Meanwhile, a sadistic doctor tries to persuade his married friend to ditch monogamy.
Betty never misses an episode of her favorite soap opera, "A Reason to Love". After a mind-altering run-in with two hit-men while watching an episode, Betty transforms into 'Nurse Betty' and embarks on a mission to find her true love, Dr. David Revell. Follow Betty on a wild and hysterical cross-country trek in search of the man of her dreams. But, can Betty find him before the hit-men find her? Starring 3-time Oscar nominee Morgan Freeman (Seven), Renee Zellweger (Me, Myself and Irene), Chris Rock (Lethal Weapon 4) and Academy-Award and Golden Globe-nominee Greg Kinnear (As Good As It Gets). (Original Title - Nurse Betty) - Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.