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Under the Silver Lake (2018)

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Sam, intelligent but without purpose, finds a mysterious woman swimming in his apartment's pool one night. The next morning, she disappears. Sam sets off across LA to find her, and along the way he uncovers a conspiracy far more bizarre.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Andrew Garfield ... Sam
Wendy Vanden Heuvel ... Topless Bird Woman (as Wendy Vaden Hueval)
Deborah Geffner ... Mom (voice)
Riley Keough ... Sarah
Riki Lindhome ... Actress
Jeannine Cota Jeannine Cota ... Botox Reporter (as Jennine Cota)
Chris Gann ... Jefferson Sevence
Callie Hernandez ... Millicent Sevence
Jessica Makinson ... Mrs. Sevence
Reese Hartwig ... Sevence Kid #1
Izzie Coffey ... Sevence Kid #2
Kayla DiVenere ... Sevence Kid #3 (as Kayla Di Venere)
Tucker Meek ... Sevence Kid #4
Sky Elobar ... Clerk
Stephanie Moore ... Brunette Roomate
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Storyline

Sam (Andrew Garfield) is a disenchanted 33-year-old who discovers a mysterious woman, Sarah (Riley Keough), frolicking in his apartment's swimming pool. When she vanishes, Sam embarks on a surreal quest across Los Angeles to decode the secret behind her disappearance, leading him into the murkiest depths of mystery, scandal and conspiracy in the City of Angels. Written by A24

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Rated R for strong sexual content, graphic nudity, violence, language throughout and some drug use | See all certifications »

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Language:

English

Release Date:

19 April 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Under the Silver Lake See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$8,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$35,270, 21 April 2019, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$41,392, 23 April 2019
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Sam's favorite Playboy issue is from July 1970, the cover girl is Janet Wolf photographed by Don Ornitz See more »

Goofs

At the chess game with his friend in the garden, Sam seems to move only one white pawn and he leaves it at that, while his friend makes multiple moves without Sam moving anything. See more »

Quotes

[from trailer]
Sam: I can't quite see it, but I'm close.
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Features 7th Heaven (1927) See more »

Soundtracks

What's the Frequency, Kenneth?
Written by Michael Stipe, Bill Berry, Peter Buck and Mike Mills
Performed by R.E.M.
Sam dances to it in the basement party
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a bizarre, fun film-noire style movie
10 August 2018 | by philipvanveelenSee all my reviews

I came in with no idea what to expect, and was really pleasently suprised! The movie had a great classic hollywood style score, mixed with a retro-modern visual style and a mysterious dark ambience. The plot was servicable enough, and Andrew Garfield was very charming and funny. There was a lot of nudity and some snippets of gory visuals, but nothing exessive (exept for one scene maybe). I'd defenitely recommend it!


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