Darren Aronofsky follows up his acclaimed debut Pi with this gritty emotionnally charged film set amidst the abandonned beaches and faded glory of Coney Island, Brooklyn. Based upon the novel by celebrated author Hubert Selby Jr., the story intricately links the lives of a lonely widowed mother (Academy Award Winner Ellen Burstyn), her son Harry (Jared Leto), his beautiful girlfriend Marion (Jennifer Connelly) and his best friend Tyrone (Marlon Wayans). REQUIEM FOR A DREAMS is a hypnotic tale of four humain beings each pursuing vision of happiness. Even as everything begins to fall appart, they refuse to let go, plummeting with their dreams into a nightmarish, gut-wrenching freefall.

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Requiem for a Dream (2000)

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Drama · 1h 42m · 10/27/2000

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From the director of [Pi]

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Darren Aronofsky follows up his acclaimed debut Pi with this gritty emotionnally charged film set amidst the abandonned beaches and faded glory of Coney Island, Brooklyn. Based upon the novel by celebrated author Hubert Selby Jr., the story intricately links the lives of a lonely widowed mother (Academy Award Winner Ellen Burstyn), her son Harry (Jared Leto), his beautiful girlfriend Marion (Jennifer Connelly) and his best friend Tyrone (Marlon Wayans). REQUIEM FOR A DREAMS is a hypnotic tale of four humain beings each pursuing vision of happiness. Even as everything begins to fall appart, they refuse to let go, plummeting with their dreams into a nightmarish, gut-wrenching freefall.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Sagittaire Films, Lionsgate, Thousand Words, Artisan Entertainment, Sibling Productions, Protozoa Pictures, Industry Entertainment, Bandeira Entertainment

Budget

$4,500,000

Revenue

$11,000,000
Part Of
Cast
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Ellen Burstyn

Sara Goldfarb
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Jared Leto

Harry Goldfarb
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Marlon Wayans

Tyrone C. Love
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Christopher McDonald

Tappy Tibbons
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Louise Lasser

Ada
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Marcia Jean Kurtz

Rae
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Janet Sarno

Mrs. Pearlman
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Suzanne Shepherd

Mrs. Scarlini
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Joanne Gordon

Mrs. Ovadia
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Charlotte Aronofsky

Mrs. Miles
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Mark Margolis

Mr. Rabinowitz
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Michael Kaycheck

Donut Cop (as Mike Kaycheck)
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Chas Mastin

Lyle Russel
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Ajay Naidu

Mailman
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Sean Gullette

Arnold The Shrink
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Samia Shoaib

Nurse Mall
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Peter Maloney

Dr. Pill
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Abraham Abraham

King Neptune
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Aliya Campbell

Alice
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Te'ron A. O'Neal

Young Tyrone
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Denise Dowse

Tyrone's Mother
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Bryan Chattoo

Brody
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Eddie De Harp

Brody's Henchman Victor
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Scott Franklin

Voice of Jailer (voice)
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Peter Cheyenne

Sal the Geep (as Peter Howard)
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Brian Costello

First AD
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Abraham Aronofsky

Newspaper Man on Train
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James Chinlund

Space Oddity
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Olga Merediz

Malin & Block Secretary
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Allison Furman

Malin & Block Office Woman
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Robert Dylan Cohen

Paramedic Greenhill
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Ben Shenkman

Dr. Spencer
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Keith David

Big Tim
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Dylan Baker

Southern Doctor
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Shaun O'Hagan

Ward Attendant Seto (as Shaun O'Hagen)
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Leland Gantt

Ward Attendant Penn
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Bill Buell

Court Doctor
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Jimmie Ray Weeks

Prison Guard
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Gregg Bello

E.R. Doctor
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Henry Stram

ECT Technician
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Heather Litteer

Big Tim Party Girl
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Jenny Decker

Big Tim Party Girl
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Ami Goodheart

Big Tim Party Girl
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Nina Zavarin

Big Tim Party Girl
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Stanley B. Herman

Uncle Hank
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Scott Bader

Party Animal
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Jim Centofanti

Party Animal
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Scott Chait

Party Animal
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Daniel Clarin

Party Animal
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Ben Cohen

Party Animal
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Eric Cohen

Party Animal
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Brett Feinstein

Party Animal
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Ricky Fier

Party Animal
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John Getz

Party Animal
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Andrew Kessler

Party Animal
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Ross Lombardo

Party Animal
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Carter Mansbach

Party Animal
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Scott Miller

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Todd Miller

Party Animal
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Joshua Pollack

Party Animal
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Craig Rallo

Party Animal
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Geordan Reisner

Party Animal
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Keith Scandore

Party Animal
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David Seltzer

Party Animal
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Chris Varvaro

Party Animal
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Ricardo Viñas

Party Animal
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Chad Weiner

Party Animal
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Jesse Weissberger

Party Animal
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Greg Weissman

Party Animal
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Hubert Selby Jr.

Laughing Guard
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Lianna Pai

Angelic Nurse (as Liana Pai)
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Darren Aronofsky

Visitor (uncredited)
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Diana Berry

Malin & Block Executive (uncredited)
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John Bryant

Drug Dealer (uncredited)
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Keith Michaels

Waiter (uncredited)
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Jennifer Connelly

Marion Silver
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Jack O’Connell(2)

Corn Dog Stand Boss
Crew
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Darren Aronofsky

Writer
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Hubert Selby Jr.

Writer
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Darren Aronofsky

Director
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Requiem For A Dream

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9/8/2009

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Requiem for a Dream

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5/22/2001

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Requiem for a Dream & Pi

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3/28/2007

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1/18/2022

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Requiem for a Dream

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8/14/2001

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Requiem for a Dream

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7/20/2004

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Requiem for a Dream

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5/22/2001

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Requiem For A Dream/PI (Two Pack)

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2/26/2002

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Requiem for a Dream

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9/8/2009

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