Synopsis (This synopsis contains spoilers.) "Bruce Almighty" is the story of a news reporter named Bruce Nolan (Jim Carrey) who covers fluff stories for TV news in Buffalo, New York. The story opens with Bruce in a bakery, spidery hairnet yanked over his forehead, diligently reporting on the largest cookie ever baked in Buffalo.
"Bruce Almighty," directed by Tom Shadyac and written by Steve Oedekerk, Steve Koren and Mark O'Keefe, is a charmer, the kind of movie where Bruce learns that while he may not ever make a very good God, the experience may indeed make him a better television newsman.
May 23, 2003 · Directed by Tom Shadyac. With Jim Carrey, Jennifer Aniston, Morgan Freeman, Philip Baker Hall. A guy who complains about God too often is given almighty powers to teach him how difficult it is to run the world.
- Tom Shadyac
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(This synopsis contains spoilers.) "Bruce Almighty" is the story of a news reporter named Bruce Nolan (Jim Carrey) who covers fluff stories for TV news in Buffalo, New York. The story opens with Bruce in a bakery, spidery hairnet yanked over his forehead, diligently reporting on the largest cookie ever baked in Buffalo.
Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Bruce Almighty After some dramatic flops, Jim Carrey returns to his usual shtick with this comedy by Tom Shadyac. Bruce Nolan is a human issues news reporter, who longs for the top anchor job, which is given to his rival, Evan Baxter.
May 23, 2003 · Synopsis. Bruce Nolan's (Jim Carrey) career in TV has been stalled for a while, and when he's passed over for a coveted anchorman position, he loses it, complaining that God is treating him poorly. Soon after, God (Morgan Freeman) actually contacts Bruce and offers him all of his powers if he thinks he can do a better job.
Bruce Almighty was a funny movie, but not the best movie ever. Jim Carry was perfect for this role, since he's known for the most overacted man ever. At least that's what I think. The story wasn't ...
- comedy, fantasy
Parents need to know that Bruce Almighty is a 2003 Jim Carrey movie concerned with fate, prayer, and spirituality. In spite of these loftier themes, it's still a Jim Carrey comedy, with hammy physical humor, profanity, and sexual humor and content.
Plot summary for Bruce Almighty (2003), plus mistakes, quotes, trivia and more.
- Tom Shadyac
- Jennifer Aniston
Bruce Almighty is a 2003 American religious comedy film directed by Tom Shadyac and written by Steve Koren, Mark O'Keefe and Steve Oedekerk.The film stars Jim Carrey as Bruce Nolan, a down-on-his-luck TV reporter who complains to God (played by Morgan Freeman) that he is not doing his job correctly, and is offered the chance to try being God himself for one week.