From writer/director P.T. Anderson comes the turbulent behind-the-scenes story of an extended family of filmmakers who set out to revolutionize the adult entertainment industry in the seventies. Idealistic producer Jack Horner (Burt Reynolds) has always dreamed of elevating his films into an art form. When he discovers younger actor Eddie Adams (Mark Wahlberg), Jack begins to turn his dreams into reality. Under the stage name of Dirk Diggler, Eddie soon gives the adult entertainment world a star the likes of which it has never seen. But the rise to fame has its costs, and soon Dirk finds himself sliding down the slippery slope of sex, drugs and violence. The only question: can he get himself back together before it's too late?

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Boogie Nights (1997)

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Drama · 2h 35m · 8/29/2000

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The life of a dreamer, the days of a business, and the nights in between.

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From writer/director P.T. Anderson comes the turbulent behind-the-scenes story of an extended family of filmmakers who set out to revolutionize the adult entertainment industry in the seventies. Idealistic producer Jack Horner (Burt Reynolds) has always dreamed of elevating his films into an art form. When he discovers younger actor Eddie Adams (Mark Wahlberg), Jack begins to turn his dreams into reality. Under the stage name of Dirk Diggler, Eddie soon gives the adult entertainment world a star the likes of which it has never seen. But the rise to fame has its costs, and soon Dirk finds himself sliding down the slippery slope of sex, drugs and violence. The only question: can he get himself back together before it's too late?

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Company

New Line Cinema

Budget

$15,000,000

Revenue

$43,101,594
Part Of
Cast
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Luis Guzmán

Maurice t.t. Rodriguez (as Luis Guzman)
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Burt Reynolds

Jack Horner
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Julianne Moore

Amber Waves
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Rico Bueno

Hot Traxx Waiter
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John C. Reilly

Reed Rothchild
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Nicole Ari Parker

Becky Barnett
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Don Cheadle

Buck Swope
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Heather Graham

Rollergirl
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Mark Wahlberg

Eddie Adams / Dirk Diggler
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William H. Macy

Little Bill
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Samson Barkhordarian

Hot Traxx Chef
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Nina Hartley

Little Bill's Wife
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Brad Braeden

Big Stud
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Joanna Gleason

Dirk's Mother
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Lawrence Hudd

Dirk's Father
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Michael Stein

Stereo Customer
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Stanley DeSantis

Buck's Manager
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Patricia Forte

Teacher
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Kai Lennox

High School / College Kid
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Laurel Holloman

Sheryl Lynn
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Jason Andrews

Johnny Limo Driver
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Robert Ridgely

The Colonel James
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Lil' Cinderella

Colonel's Lady Friend (as Amber Hunter)
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Greg Lauren

Young Stud
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Tom Dorfmeister

Watcher #1
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Jason 'Jake' Cross

Watcher #2 (as Jake Cross)
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Ricky Jay

Kurt Longjohn
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Philip Seymour Hoffman

Scotty J.
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Jack Wallace

Rocky
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Selwyn Emerson Miller

Hot Traxx DJ
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Jamielyn Lippman

Colonel's Hot Traxx Girlfriend (as Jamielyn Gamboa)
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Missy Spell Tanner

Becky's Girlfriend (as Melissa Spell)
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Raymond Laboriel

Becky's Girlfriend's Friend
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Melora Walters

Jessie St. Vincent
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Jon Brion

Awards Ceremony Band Member
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Brian Kehew

Awards Ceremony Band Member
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Robin Sharp

Awards Ceremony Band Member
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Audrey Wiechman

Awards Ceremony Band Member
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Tim Soronen

Raphael (as Tim 'Stuffy' Soronen)
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Michael Jace

Jerome
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Philip Baker Hall

Floyd Gondolli
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Alexander D. Slanger

Floyd's Kid - Boy
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Tom Lenk

Floyd's Kid - Boy (as Thomas Lenk)
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Lexi Leigh

Floyd's Kid - Girl
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Laura Gronewold

Floyd's Kid - Girl (as Laura Gronewald)
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Thomas Jane

Todd Parker
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Vernon Guichard II

Mugsy, Jack's Bartender
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Tony Tedeschi

New Year's Eve Young Stud
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Leslie Redden

KC Sunshine
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Gregory T. Daniel

Minister (as Gregory Daniel)
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Jonathan Quint

Johnny Doe
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Michael Penn

Nick the Engineer
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Don Amendolia

Bank Worker
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Summer Cummings

Self - Jacuzzi Girl (as Summer)
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Skye Blue

Self - Jacuzzi Girl (as Skye)
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Robert Downey Sr.

Burt, Studio Manager (as Robert Downey Sr. 'A Prince')
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Veronica Hart

Judge
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Jack Riley

Lawyer
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John Doe

Amber's Husband
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Channon Roe

Surfer
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Mike Gunther

Surfer Punk
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Michael Raye Smith

Surfer Punk
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Michael S. Stencil

Surfer Punk (as Michael Scott Stencil)
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Dustin Courtney

Donut Boy
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Allan Graf

Man with Gun
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Jose Chaidez

Puerto Rican Kid
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B. Philly Johnson

Rahad's Bodyguard
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Alfred Molina

Rahad Jackson
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Joe G.M. Chan

Cosmo - Rahad's Boy
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Goliath

Tyrone
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Israel Juarbe

Maurice's Brother
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George Anthony Rae

Maurice's Brother
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Eric Winzenried

Doctor
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Sharon Ferrol-Young

Hot Traxx Dancer (as Sharon Ferrol)
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Anne Fletcher

Hot Traxx Dancer
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Scott Fowler

Hot Traxx Dancer
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Melanie A. Gage

Hot Traxx Dancer
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Eddie Garcia

Hot Traxx Dancer
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Sebastian La Cause

Hot Traxx Dancer (as Sebastian LaCause)
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Lance MacDonald

Hot Traxx Dancer (as Lance Macdonald)
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Diane Mizota

Hot Traxx Dancer
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Nathan Prevost

Hot Traxx Dancer (as Nathan Frederic Prevost)
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Lisa Ratzin

Hot Traxx Dancer (as Lisa E. Ratzin)
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Dee Dee Weathers

Hot Traxx Dancer
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Darrel W. Wright

Hot Traxx Dancer
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Michael Ballhaus

Cameraman (uncredited)
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Greg Bronson

Clubgoer (uncredited)
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Grace Bustos

Underwater Swimming Girl at Pool Party (uncredited)
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Jorga Caye

Patron (uncredited)
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Tyrone D. Dixon

Actor in 'Angels Live in My Town' (uncredited)
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Theo Mayes

Dirk Diggler's Hairstylist (uncredited)
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Coleman McClary

Jack's Pool Party Guest (uncredited)
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Paul McMichael

Student (uncredited)
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Arnold Montey

Party Man (uncredited)
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Bradlee Park

Waiter (uncredited)
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Jami Philbrick

Dancer (uncredited)
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Sal Sodano

Extra (uncredited)
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Aaron Stielstra

Partygoer (uncredited)
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Misty Tamburelli

Girl in Red Dress (uncredited)
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Sean Welch

Party Man (uncredited)
Crew
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Paul Thomas Anderson

Director
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Paul Thomas Anderson

Writer
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Paul Thomas Anderson

Producer
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Lloyd Levin

Producer
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John S. Lyons

Producer
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Joanne Sellar

Producer
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Robert Elswit

Cinematograpy
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Dylan Tichenor

Editor
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Michael Penn

Music
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Ted Berner

Art
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Disc Releases
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Boogie Nights

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

1/19/2010

Disc Title Front Cover

Boogie Nights

(DVD, Digipack)

8/29/2000

Disc Title Front Cover

Boogie Nights

(Blu-ray)

12/15/2009

Disc Title Front Cover

Boogie Nights

(Blu-ray, Box)

4/4/2023

Disc Title Front Cover

Boogie Nights

(DVD, Digipack)

8/29/2000

Disc Title Front Cover

Boogie Nights

(Blu-ray)

Disc Title Front Cover

Boogie Nights

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

7/3/2007

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