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Punch-Drunk Love (19-May-2002)

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson

Writer: Paul Thomas Anderson

Music by: Jon Brion

Producers: Joanne Sellar; Daniel Lupi; Paul Thomas Anderson

Keywords: Romantic Drama

An embattled entrepreneur entertains romance amidst a host of personal and business-related difficulties.

ABSTRACT
Barry Egan, an entrepreneur and proprietor of his own novelty wholesale supplier, struggles through life hounded by his large immediate family, temper, and impatient business associates. Though serendipity appears to strike one day in the form of Lena Leonard, a woman interested in pursuing a romance with him, Barry must nonetheless learn to manage his off-kilter existence if he is to stand a chance of enjoying love and a certain measure of stability in his life.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Luis Guzmán
Actor
28-Aug-1956   Ramon on John From Cincinnati
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Actor
23-Jul-1967 2-Feb-2014 Capote
Karen Kilgariff
Comic
11-May-1970   Mr. Show with Bob and David
Mary Lynn Rajskub
Actor
22-Jun-1971   Chloe O'Brian on 24
Adam Sandler
Comic
9-Sep-1966   The Wedding Singer, SNL alumnus
Robert Smigel
Actor
7-Feb-1960   Triumph the Insult Comic Dog
Emily Watson
Actor
14-Jan-1967   Angela's Ashes

CAST

Adam Sandler   ...   Barry Egan
Emily Watson   ...   Lena Leonard
Philip Seymour Hoffman   ...   Dean Trumbell
Luis Guzmán   ...   Lance
Mary Lynn Rajskub   ...   Elizabeth
The Sisters
Lisa Spector   ...   Susan
Julie Hermelin   ...   Kathleen
Karen Hermelin   ...   Anna
Hazel Mailloux   ...   Rhonda
Nicole Gelbard   ...   Nicole
Mia Weinberg   ...   Gilda
The Brothers
David Stevens   ...   David
Jimmy Stevens   ...   Jim
Nathan Stevens   ...   Nate
Mike D. Stevens   ...   Mike D.
Ashley Clark   ...   Phone Sex Sister
Robert Smigel   ...   Walter the Dentist
Jason Andrews   ...   Operator Carter (voice)
Don McManus   ...   Plastic (voice)
David Schrempf   ...   Customer #1
Seann Conway   ...   Customer #2
Rico Bueno   ...   Rico
Karen Kilgariff   ...   Anna on Phone (voice)
Salvador Curiel   ...   Sal
Jorge Barahona   ...   Jorge
Ernesto Quintero   ...   Ernesto
Julius Steuer   ...   Mechanic
Larry Ring   ...   Steve -- Brother-in-Law
Kerry Gelbard   ...   Richard -- Brother-in-Law
Alan Parry   ...   After Eden Bandmember
John E. Beck   ...   After Eden Bandmember
Eddie Wayne Howell   ...   After Eden Bandmember
Taylor J. Thomas   ...   After Eden Bandmember
Bobby Bluehouse   ...   After Eden Sound Man
Carol Mirelez   ...   Phone Sex Girl #1 -- Utah
June Sepulveda   ...   Phone Sex Girl #2 -- Utah
Andrew Higgs   ...   Restaurant Manager
Rogerlyn Kanealii Wakinekona   ...   Lena's Apartment Receptionist
Catherine L. Cooley   ...   Flight Attendant
Michael Immel   ...   Man on Plane
Ross Lasi Tanoai   ...   Cab Driver
Jonathan Loughran   ...   Wrong Number (voice)
Kaila   ...   Ladies K Bandmember
Ku'Ulei   ...   Ladies K Bandmember
Sissy Lake   ...   Hula Dancer
Marie Irwin   ...   Lena's Nurse
Esther Imade Balogun   ...   Receptionist Nurse
Tom Bornt   ...   Dean's Employee
Mary Kilmartin   ...   D&D Mattress Customer

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