A self-indulgent and vain publishing magnate finds his privileged life upended after a vehicular accident with a resentful lover.
Director: Cameron Crowe
Writer: Cameron Crowe
An ambitious mix of genres, Vanilla Sky collapses into an incoherent jumble. Cruise's performance lacks depth, and it's hard to feel sympathy for his narcissistic character.
Tagline: Forget everything you know, and open your eyes.
Motion Picture Rating: R
Genres: fantasy, mystery, romance, science fiction, thriller
Keywords: love triangle, regret, jealousy, amnesia, dream, ex-girlfriend, love of one's life, reality, nightmare, surreal, face operation, time, virtual reality, plastic surgery, illusion, life extension, puzzle, love, wealth, tragic love, confusion, memory loss, doctor, car accident, fear, relationship, heartbreak, freak accident, disfigured face, surgery, lost love, individuality, disfigurement, wealthy man, flashback
Casting: Gail Levin
Director of photography: John Toll
Original music composer: Nancy Wilson
Costume design: Betsy Heimann
Production design: Catherine Hardwicke
Runtime: 136 min
Country: USA, Spain
Language: English, Spanish
Sound Mix: DTS, Dolby Digital
Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1