Nov 01, 2002 · Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson. With Adam Sandler, Emily Watson, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jason Andrews. A psychologically troubled novelty supplier is nudged towards a romance with an English woman, all the while being extorted by a phone-sex line run by a crooked mattress salesman, and purchasing stunning amounts of pudding.
- Paul Thomas Anderson
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Punch-Drunk Love is a 2002 American black comedy-drama romance film written and directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, and starring Adam Sandler, Emily Watson, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Luis Guzmán and Mary Lynn Rajskub. It follows an entrepreneur with social anxiety in love with his sister's co-worker.
Punch-Drunk Love Critics Consensus. Odd, touching, and unique, Punch-Drunk Love is also delightfully funny, utilizing Adam Sandler's comic persona to explore the life of a lonely guy who finds love.
Punch-Drunk Love does a great job at balancing personal drama and emotional stakes with comedy that fits the mood of the film perfectly. The score by Jon Brion is at times very percussion-heavy and often reflects the emotional state of Barry at different points in the film, but when necessary, it becomes whimsical, orchestral, romantic and ...
Oct 18, 2002 · There is a new Adam Sandler on view in "Punch-Drunk Love"--angry, sad, desperate. In voice and mannerisms he is the same childlike, love-starved Adam Sandler we've seen in a series of dim comedies, but this film, by seeing him in a new light, encourages us to look again at those films. Given a director and a screenplay that sees through the Sandler persona, that understands it as the disguise ...
Punch-Drunk Love HBOSGe A shy sad-sack with a great deal of repressed anger that occasionally bursts forth in sudden violent outrages falls in love with a co-worker of one of his seven sisters.
- Adam Sandler
Adam Sandler and Philip Seymour Hoffman phone conversation scene in the movie Punch Drunk Love.
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Scene from the cult film, Punch Drunk Love directed by Paul Thomas Anderson. Starring Adam Sandler. I do not own the rights to this film or the music.
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- Kirk Caveat