High Fidelity

High Fidelity

"A comedy about fear of commitment, hating your job, falling in love and other pop favorites."
  • R
  • 2000
  • 1 hr 53 min
  • 7.5  (168,074)
  • 79

High Fidelity is a movie about Rob, a 30-something record store owner, and his ragtag collection of music loving friends who work at and visit his store. Rob is a passionate list-maker. Whether it is a list of top five Monday morning songs or a list of women who have broken his heart, Rob takes his lists seriously. The movie begins with Rob in the throes of a mid-life crisis as he reels from his current heartbreak. Laura, his intelligent lawyer and live-in girlfriend, has recently left him because he seems stuck in a rut without any desire to change, which she needs from him. In denial that Laura makes his list of top five breakups of all time, Rob chronicles each one until he finally realize that Laura not only makes the list, but she is number one. Rob ponders what he can do to win back Laura's love and affection, trying to find the change that will attract her and that might even give him new direction while staying immersed in a world focused on and surrounded by music. The movie gives Generation X's perspective on a mid-life crisis and how to move forward.

High Fidelity
High Fidelity
High Fidelity

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High Fidelity is a movie about Rob, a 30-something record store owner, and his ragtag collection of music loving friends who work at and visit his store. Rob is a passionate list-maker. Whether it is a list of top five Monday morning songs or a list of women who have broken his heart, Rob takes his lists seriously. The movie begins with Rob in the throes of a mid-life crisis as he reels from his current heartbreak. Laura, his intelligent lawyer and live-in girlfriend, has recently left him because he seems stuck in a rut without any desire to change, which she needs from him. In denial that Laura makes his list of top five breakups of all time, Rob chronicles each one until he finally realize that Laura not only makes the list, but she is number one.

Rob ponders what he can do to win back Laura's love and affection, trying to find the change that will attract her and that might even give him new direction while staying immersed in a world focused on and surrounded by music. The movie gives Generation X's perspective on a mid-life crisis and how to move forward.

High Fidelity is a 2000 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 53 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.5 and a MetaScore of 79.

High Fidelity is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon Prime, Hulu, HBO Max, Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent High Fidelity for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2000
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 53 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.5  (168,074)
  • Metascore
    79