Inherent Vice

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"Under the paving stones, the beach!"
  • R
  • 2014
  • 2 hr 28 min
  • 6.7  (98,755)
  • 81

Based on the novel of the same name by Thomas Pynchon, Inherent Vice is the story of Larry "Doc" Sportello, a private investigator in early 1970's Los Angeles. A psychedelic tale told in a mist of marijuana smoke in which Doc is investigating the disappearance of his former girlfriend Shasta and her current lover, real-estate tycoon Mickey Wolfmann. A world in which Doc does not quite know what is real and what is not, and all the the while he has to contend with cops such Lieutenant Detective "Bigfoot" Bjornsen and a mysterious group known a the Golden Fang.

Inherent Vice
Inherent Vice
Inherent Vice

Trailer - 2 min 14 sec

Jena Malone On Why She Wanted To Be A Part Of Inherent Vice
Jena Malone On Why She Wanted To Be A Part Of Inherent Vice

Behind the Scenes - 29 sec

Johanna Newsom On Joaquin Phoenix's Character
Johanna Newsom On Joaquin Phoenix's Character

Behind the Scenes - 49 sec

Katherine Waterston On Paul Thomas Anderson
Katherine Waterston On Paul Thomas Anderson

Behind the Scenes - 23 sec

Martin Short On Paul Thomas Anderson
Martin Short On Paul Thomas Anderson

Behind the Scenes - 23 sec

Hong Chau On Her Character
Hong Chau On Her Character

Behind the Scenes - 37 sec

Description
Based on the novel of the same name by Thomas Pynchon, Inherent Vice is the story of Larry "Doc" Sportello, a private investigator in early 1970's Los Angeles. A psychedelic tale told in a mist of marijuana smoke in which Doc is investigating the disappearance of his former girlfriend Shasta and her current lover, real-estate tycoon Mickey Wolfmann. A world in which Doc does not quite know what is real and what is not, and all the the while he has to contend with cops such Lieutenant Detective "Bigfoot" Bjornsen and a mysterious group known a the Golden Fang.

Inherent Vice is a 2014 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 28 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.7 and a MetaScore of 81.

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  • Release Date
    2014
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    2 hr 28 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.7  (98,755)
  • Metascore
    81